August 9, 2020



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  • A reminder that automated, online giving through Faith Direct can make giving even easier for you. To sign up, visit the FaithDirect website. For those who prefer to donate through cash and checks, you may continue to send them or insert them into the secure drop-box in the alleyway.
  • “Fight Hunger with Your Hearts & Soles” by joining the virtual 2020 Hunger Hike sponsored by Lafayette Urban Ministry. The event begins Sunday, Sept. 13 with a live-stream event at 1 p.m. and continues through Sunday, Sept. 20. For more information and to register, visit
  • Looking for ways to deepen your prayer and minimize distractions? St. Tom’s offers you a new opportunity. Nextstep is a series of 1 to 3-minute Podcasts with practical advice! Join today. A sign-up link is available here.
  • With the return of our student parishioners and COVID protocols, we need more ushers under the age of 65 for the fall semester to keep our parishioners and guests safe and feeling welcomed. Training will be provided. The only requirement to become an usher is a desire to help.
  • In just TWO weeks, our student parishioners will return to campus, and fall classes will start! … St. Tom’s staff and the Return to Worship Planning Committee have finalized plans for how to safely conduct our academic year events and ministries within the requirements of our State, the Diocese of Lafayette, and Purdue University. Information is in today’s Bulletin and was distributed this week by Flocknote. Please note that the dispensation from the obligation to attend Holy Mass on Sundays and Holy Days of Obligation remains in effect for ALL until November 1. The Return to Worship information is also available on this page.
  • St. Tom’s newly formed group, “Racial Equality and Justice,” met for the first time this past week. If you haven’t signed up yet, but are interested in joining the group, sign up on Flocknote.
  • Would you like to offer Mass for a special intention? Our priests, staff, and parishioners would be honored to pray for your intentions, including remembrance of loved ones who are deceased or ill, or in thanksgiving for a prayer answered, or even in honor of a special birthday or anniversary. For available Mass intention dates, please contact the Office at (765) 743-4652.