WELCOME to all of our visitors
We are glad you have attended Mass with us. If you wish to join Blessed Sacrament, please pick up a parish census form at the Religious Goods Counter located in the vestibule of the front entrance.
In memory of Pete A. DiChiara, Jr., the sanctuary lamp will burn for the repose of his soul from October 16th to October 22nd. The sanctuary lamp will burn for the repose of Dennis G. Woods from October 23rd until October 29th.
This is the Third Sunday of the month. We will have vocations prayers and a potluck lunch following the 10:45 a.m. Mass.
There will be a second collection this weekend for the Propagation of the Faith, supporting the Church’s efforts to spread the Gospel throughout the world.
FATIMA MOVIE FUNDRAISER
There will be a showing of the 1952 Hollywood classic “The Miracle of Our Lady of Fatima” on October 18th beginning with a Patriotic Rosary at 6:30 p.m. followed by the movie at 7:00 p.m. at the Carmike Theater at the Summit. All of the proceeds will go to St Paul’s Cathedral Fraternus Chapter. Tickets can be purchased at $15 each from https://www.eventbrite.com/e/the-miracle-of-our-lady-of-fatima-tickets-27688255317
The Diocese and the Catholic Lawyers of the St. Thomas More Society invite all judges, lawyers, law students, legal related professionals, and the public they serve to the annual Red Mass on Friday, October 21st at 12:10 p.m. at the Cathedral of St. Paul. The Red Mass is a Mass of the Holy Spirit celebrated at the opening of the judicial year to invoke divine guidance for all who seek and administer justice. The celebrant will be Bishop Robert Baker. A reception for the legal professionals will follow in the Family Life Center. For more information contact Rick DiGiorgio, 205-271-7105, email@example.com.
HER CHOICE FUNDRAISING BANQUET
The annual Her Choice Banquet will be held on Thursday, October 27th at 7:00 p.m. at The Club (1 Robert S. Smith Drive). The guest speaker will be Yvonne Florczak-Seeman, who is national speaker and author on women’s issues. Yvonne speaks with incredible authority on behalf of women and the unborn exposing the lie that ‘Choice Protects Women’ or if you are not ‘Pro-Choice you are not Pro-Woman.’ Make your reservation, consider hosting a table of eight, or make a life saving donation. Her Choice Birmingham Women’s Center exists to help women facing crisis pregnancy to choose life and to support them with that decision. Her Choice also offers post-abortion recovery services. To confirm your participation, (205) 447-8796 or firstname.lastname@example.org
2016 HIGH MASS DATES
October 30th (Christ the King); December 11th (Gaudete Sunday); and Saturday, December 24th (Christmas Eve).
2017 HIGH MASS DATES
February 5th (Confirmation, Fifth Sunday After Epiphany); March 26th (Laetare Sunday); April 16th (Easter Sunday); April 30th (First Communion, Second Sunday After Easter); Thursday, June 15th (Corpus Christi, Thursday 6:00 p.m. with procession); July 2nd (Fourth Sunday After Pentecost); Tuesday, August 15th (Assumption of the BVM, Tuesday 6:00 p.m.); September 3rd (Thirteenth Sunday After Pentecost); October 29th (Christ the King); December 17th (Gaudete Sunday); Saturday, December 24th (Christmas Eve, 8:00 p.m.)
JOB OPPORTUNITIES AT EWTN
The Eternal Word Television Network promotes an environment for employees to combine their faith and career. We are searching for qualified candidates for the following positions at our facility in Irondale: Accounts Payable Specialist, Accountant, Production Assistant, Financial Manager, and Security Officer. For more information on job requirements, please go to www.ewtn.com. If you are interested in applying, please e-mail your cover letter, salary requirements, and resume to email@example.com
MASS SCHEDULE AND INTENTIONS (*Mass in Rectory Chapel)
|Mon, Oct 17:||*8:30 a.m.||Special Intention for the Baker Family (by the Beaumont Family)|
|Tues, Oct 18:||*8:30 a.m.||Special Intention for Margaret Ann Allen (by the Rumore Family)|
|Wed, Oct 19:||*8:30 a.m.||†||Our Loved Ones, living and deceased (by the Beaumont Family)|
|7:00 p.m.||†||Dan Rice – Mass at St Paul’s|
|Thur, Oct 20:||*8:30 a.m.||Special Intention for Beau Flavin (by the Pohorelsky Family)|
|Fri, Sept 21:||*8:30 a.m.||Special Intention for Owen Thompson (by the Pohorelsky Family)|
|12:10 p.m.||Special Intention for Chris & Teresa Shirley (by Mary Donellan) – Mass at St Paul’s|
|Sat, Oct 22:||4:00 p.m.||Special Intention for Philippa Davis (by the Botta Family)|
|Sun, Oct 23:||9:00 a.m.||Pro Populo|
|10:45 a.m.||Special Intention for Alan & Leanna Woodruff (by the Botta Family)|
NEXT WEEK’S MASS READINGS
|4:00 p.m.||30th Sunday in Ordinary Time||Sir 35:12-14,16-18, 2Tim 4:6-8,16-18, Lk 18:9-14|
|9:00 a.m.||30th Sunday in Ordinary Time||Sir 35:12-14,16-18, 2Tim 4:6-8,16-18, Lk 18:9-14|
|10:45 a.m.||23rd Sunday After Pentecost||Phil 3:17-21,4:1-3, Mt 9:18-26|