Mar. 14 - Confirmation Mass @4:30 pm
Mar. 15 - Bike Ride Kick-off Mass @8:30 am
Mar. 27-29 - High School Youth Group Retreat
May 2 - 1st Communion Practice @ 9:00 am
May 9 - 1st Communion Mass @ 4:30 pm
PEDALING FOR PIO PLAN
Sunday 15 March to Sunday 5 April 2015 (~1,240 miles)
WHO: Captain Humberto (Burt) L. Quintanilla II, USN (St Padre Pio Knights of Columbus, 3rd degree)
WHAT: Dedicating Phase II of transcontinental bicycle ride (San Antonio, Texas to St. Augustine, Florida) to a fund raising event for the construction of the Shrine of Padre Pio of Pietrelcina.
NOTE: Phase I of transcontinental bike ride (San Diego, California to San Antonio, Texas, 1,349 miles) completed in April 2014.
WHEN: Sunday 15 March to Sunday 5 April 2015
WHERE: Ride will start on Sunday 15 March 2015 after the 0830 mass, proceeding eastbound to the first overnight stop in Luling, Texas (approx. 56 miles on Day #1). Return to San Antonio, Texas, on Sunday 5 April in time to attend the Shrine of St. Padre Pio Mass @ 1030.
WHY: Personal dedication to the earliest construction of the Shrine.
HOW: All travel and logistics expenses will be carried by CAPT Quintanilla.
Parishioners & supporters are asked to sponsor per mile donations to the ride. All donations go directly to construction fund.
Go to Online Donations button above and donate to support Burt on his journey!