Diocesan Second Collections – 2015

Second Collections will remain the same each year. Use this guide to get dates for second collections as needed for envelopes etc.  Month and day listed are for 2015 only. Scroll down for 2016.                  

  1. World Mission Sunday – Second Last Sunday October  – October 17/18
  2. Campaign for Human Development – Sunday before Thanksgiving – November 21/22                                                       
  3.  Morning Star Collection is the Sunday after Thanksgiving – November 28/29
  4. Retirement Fund for Religious – Second Sunday in December – December 12/13
     

The Diocesan Catholic Sharing Appeal Presentation will be scheduled for the First Sunday of February, and the Commitment Response for the second Sunday

Diocesan Second Collections – 2016

 

Second Collections will remain the same each year. Use this guide to get dates for second collections as needed for envelopes etc. the Month and Date are listed for 2016 only.   

  1. First Sunday in Lent: Black and Indian Mission Collection – February 13/14
  2. Laetare Sunday: Catholic Relief Services – March 5/6 
  3. Holy Thursday: Seminarian Collection (Education of Future Priest) – March 24    
  4. Good Friday: Shrines of the Holy Land Collection – March 25
  5. Last Sunday in April: Catholic Home Mission Appeal – April 23/24
  6. First Sunday in May: Diocesan Priests Retirement Fund – April 30/May 1
  7. Third Sunday in May: Catholic Communication Campaign – May 14/15
  8. Sunday before Sts Peter & Paul: Peter’s Pence Collection – June 25/26 
  9. Burse Club Membership Drive is the Last Sunday of July – July 30/31
  10. Second Sunday in August: Church in Latin America Collection – August 13/14
  11. Third Sunday in September: Catholic Education Appeal – September 17/18
  12. Second to Last Sunday October: World Mission Sunday – October 22/23
  13. Sunday before Thanksgiving: Campaign for Human Development Collection – November 19/20 
  14. Morning Star Collection is the Sunday after Thanksgiving – November 26/27
  15. Second Sunday in December: Retirement Fund for Religious – December 10/11  
  16. The Diocesan Catholic Sharing Appeal Presentation will be scheduled for the First Sunday of February, and the Commitment Response for the second Sunday