St Pius X Youth E-Date

February 28, 2019

In this week's Youth E-Date

  1. NEW This Sunday's Gospel March 3rd
  2. Youth Nite Schedule
  3. Upcoming Youth Nites
  4. SPX CYO "5th Annual Restore All Things in Christ" Basketball Tournament
  5. Upcoming NCYC Pilgrim Meeting Dates
  6. Ash Wednesday is next week - Lent is Coming!
  7. St. John Bosco Orphanage Outreach
  8. Upcoming Christian Talks & Concerts


SUNDAY, March 3

Youth Nite on Building Holy Relationships

The weather delayed us last week but we’ll still have our focus on RELATIONSHIPS. We will be back in our regular meeting space. Look out for games and crazy activities that will help us identify a trusting, respectful and healthy relationships!

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Faith through Sports Recognition

It is with great pride that we honor exemplary youth of our Diocese with the Faith Through Sports Award each season. The Faith Through Sports recognition pays tribute to athletes in Grades 3-12 who compete in Diocesan Catholic Youth Organization programs. Coaches have honored these youth because as a CYO Athlete, they have embodied the following characteristics:

  • Consistently demonstrates Catholic values and Christian behavior by word and example
  • Demonstrates the qualities of a team player
  • Works toward both team and personal goals
  • Is a positive role model to their teammates
  • Honors the game through respect for team, opponents and officials

3rd/4th Girls Samantha Marmo; 5th/6th Girls Isabel Steiner, Cassidy Wilt, Victoria DiNottia, 3rd/4th Grade Boys, Patrick Callahan, Aiden Healey, Xavier Skolen, Nolan O’Brocta, Kyson Sellars, 5th/6th Grade Boys Luke LeClair, Jonathan Boon, Tristen Hill, Dominic Zerrillo, 7th/8th Grade Boys Connor Carey, JV Boys Lucas Sherron, Peter Stevens, Mitchell Murphy, Varsity Men Luke Falk, Dominic Lippa, Tommy Viola, CJ Leonardo, and David Meisenzahl

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2019 Basketball Tournament

51 Teams from all over the Rochester Diocese!

3 Locations!

St Pius X Gym, St Jude's Gym & Aquinas Institute

February 28th—March 4th

Please pray for all of the visiting teams, all of our SPX players, coaches, officials and parents.

Chuck Swiderski—Tournament Director



***We are still accepting new NCYC Pilgrims. If you are interested please contact Barb!***

NCYC Upcoming Meetings

The Next Meeting for ALL NCYC Pilgrims will Sunday, March 3rd from 8:30 – 10 am in the Youth Room in School.

Parent Fundraiser Meeting will be Tuesday, March 12 at 6:00 PM in the Parish Center.

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Ash Wednesday is March 6th - Next Week!

You're invited! Ash Wednesday Masses are at 7:30 AM, 9:30 AM and 5:30 PM.

Ash Wednesday kicks off the Season of Lent - kind of like a spring cleaning for your soul!

Traditionally we are asked to pay extra attention to PRAYER * FASTING * ALMSGIVING during Lent.

Need some ideas to rev up your Lent this year?

St. John Bosco Orphanage Outreach

To find out more about Micaela Deutsch’s outreach project in Ghana and donate to her GoFundMe page please visit the Youth Ministry page on the parish website:

Christian Concerts and Talks for Teens, Parents, Families!

Franciscan University of Steubenville is coming to Rochester!

Friday evening May 3rd, 7-9 pm with refreshments following. Guardian Angels Church, Henrietta. Check-in at 6:00.

Night of Worship will include deeply moving praise and worship music, Eucharistic Adoration and a motivating, inspirational talk by a national leader -- a wonderful Eastertime celebration of the Lord Jesus for the entire family! Pre-registration is just $5 per person and is open from now until APRIL 12 ONLY; Admission at the door will be $10. To pre-register, send all names and $5 per person to: Night of Worship, PO Box 609, Henrietta NY. Payable to CCR Rochester.

David Haas Concert “I Will Bring You Home: Songs Of Prayer, Stories Of Faith”

May 17th, 2019 at 7:00 PM

A concert event with one of the most loved and prolific composers of music for the church. David is well known as the composer of some of your favorite songs, such as “Blest Are They”, “You Are Mine”, and so many more. This is a one of a kind event you will not want to miss.

There will also be a “meet and greet” reception with David after the show in our parish center, where he will be autographing copies of his newest book and CD!

Ticket prices are as follows: Adults: $12.00 ($10.00 pre-sale) 12 and under: $6.00 ($5.00 pre-sale)

Pre-sale tickets are only available for purchase online at this site using this link for David Haas Tickets, and after select Masses at St. Pius Tenth Church.
Tickets will NOT be available at the parish office.
Purchasers can print a receipt of transaction to be exchanged for their tickets.
Tickets for group purchases of 10 or more will automatically be mailed to the purchaser at the address provided in late April. Ticket purchases of 9 or less will be handled as “Will Call”.
If you prefer, you may send a stamped, addressed envelope to St. Pius Tenth Church, 3010 Chili Ave., Rochester, N.Y., 14624, (attn: Bob Schrader), by April 1st to receive them by mail.
“Will call” and pre-concert merchandise sale will open in the attached Parish Center at 6:00 pm.
Doors to the church will open at 6:30 pm.
For more information, contact Bob Schrader by email:

St Pius Tenth Youth Ministry

“Don’t let anyone look down on you because you are young, but be an example for the believers in speech, in life, in love, in faith and in purity.” –1 Timothy 4:12