Announcements December 4th, 2022

  1. Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament with a Holy Hour takes place Tuesdays in Advent. This week’s prayer intention: That children who are lost in the world’s ways may come to know our loving God. 
  2. The Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception is this Thursday, Dec. 8th; it is a Holy Day of obligation. The Vigil Mass on Wednesday is at 5:15 pm. Masses on Thursday are at 6:45, 8 am and 12 noon.
  3. In Advent Confessions are heard on Tuesdays at 1:30 pm and 6:00 pm. Our Parish Penance Service will be on Thursday evening December 15th.  All are strongly encouraged to receive the Sacrament of Reconciliation during this penitential season.
  4. Our annual Christmas Shop will be next weekend after every Mass. And, our wonderful Christmas Concert will be on Sunday, Dec. 18th at 5:30 pm.  Please note: there will be no 5:15 PM Mass that evening.
  5. Stop by the Gathering Room after Mass today {tonight} for Hospitality and “Meet the Ministries”. Learn more about providing meals to the poor, aiding those in urgent financial crisis, helping homebound parishioners with transportation and our Prayer Line.
  6. Christmas is on a Sunday this year. Please note, we will follow our special Christmas Mass schedule and not our regular Sunday schedule.  Please see the bulletin and Sunday email for the special schedule.