Upcoming Events

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.

CONTRIBUTION ENVELOPES

If you have requested contribution envelopes, they are in the front vestibule on the shelf across from the television.

IN MEMORIAM

In memory of Julia V. Woods, the sanctuary lamp will burn for the repose of her soul from June 18th until June 24th. The sanctuary lamp will burn for the repose of Mary and Sam Montalbano from June 25th until July 1st.

REST IN PEACE

Dr. Katherine Massey passed away on June 9th and was laid to rest on June 16th. Eternal rest grant unto her, O Lord and let perpetual light shine upon her. May her soul and the souls of all the faithful departed, through the mercy of God, rest in peace.

THIRD SUNDAY

This Sunday is the Third Sunday of the month. We will have vocations prayers and a potluck lunch following the 10:45 a.m. Mass.

BINGO LUNCHEON

Our 13th annual Bingo Luncheon and Teacup Auction will be held Wednesday, June 21st from 11:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m. We will have good food, bingo, and a teacup auction. While you need not be present to win the gifts in the teacup auction, you must be present to enjoy the luncheon food and to play bingo. Please plan on attending and enjoying this fun fundraiser for the parish. Please contact Jan Joseph at 492-0310 with any questions.

PRIESTLY ORDINATIONS

Deacons Josh Altonji and Brad Jantz will be ordained to the priesthood at the Cathedral of St Paul on Saturday, June 24th at 11:00 a.m.

SECOND COLLECTION

Next Sunday there will be a second collection for the Mission Cooperative Appeal. This collection brings much needed help to specific dioceses and ministries in India, Africa, and South America.

SUMMER CAMP OPPORTUNITY

Camp St. Bernard is a day and overnight camp for boys and girls ages 6-14 held at St. Bernard Abbey in Cullman. The camp offers traditional summer camp activities in a unique atmosphere of a monastery. Counselors are students and alumni of St. Bernard Prep School, further enhancing the family atmosphere of summer camp. Camp dates are as follows: for ages 6-11, June 4th to 9th or June 11th to 16th; and for ages 10-14, June 18th to 23rd or June 25th to 30th. Please visit www.campstbernard.com for more information and to register for this summer.

HOLY HOUR

There will be a Eucharistic Holy Hour for persecuted Christians throughout the world on Sunday, July 9th at 7:00 p.m. at the EWTN Chapel in Irondale.

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY

Saint Rose Academy is seeking an elementary school teacher for the upcoming school year. Please send resumes to the principal, Sister Mary Elizabeth, O.P. Her email is smelizabeth@saintroseacademyop.com

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY

Combine your faith and career at EWTN. They are searching for qualified candidates for the following positions in Irondale; Accountant, Groundskeeper, Programmer, Radio Operator, Radio Producer and Non-Linear Editor. For information on job requirements, go to www.ewtn.com. Please email cover letter, salary requirements & resume to humanresources@ewtn.com

PRAY FOR OUR SEMINARIANS

Please continue to pray for our men studying for the priesthood: Deacon Josh Altonji, Deacon Brad Jantz, Deacon Jonathan Howell, Connor Chandler, Chris Green, Justin Ward, Daniel Sessions, and Charles Deering.

2017 HIGH MASS DATES

July 2nd (4th Sunday After Pentecost); Tuesday, August 15th (Assumption of the BVM, Tuesday 6:00 p.m.); September 3rd (13th Sunday After Pentecost); October 29th (Christ the King); December 17th (Gaudete Sunday); Sunday, December 24th (Christmas Eve, 8:00 p.m.)

MASS SCHEDULE AND INTENTIONS (*Mass in Rectory Chapel)

Mon, June 19: *8:30 a.m. Mary Margartet Walsh (by the Agnew Family)
Tues, June 20: *8:30 a.m. Colleen Walsh (by the Agnew Family)
Wed, June 21: *8:30 a.m. Special Intention for Blaise Hahn (by the Runge Family)
Thur, June 22: *8:30 a.m. Special Intention for Elise Pohorelsky (by the Runge Family)
Fri, June 23: *8:30 a.m. Special Intention for Allison Campbell (by the Runge Family)
Sat, June 24: 11:00 a.m. Special Intention for Ann Casey (by the Runge Family) – Mass at St Paul’s
4:00 p.m. Special Intention for Meg Smith (by the Runge Family)
Sun, June 25: 9:00 a.m. Pro Populo
10:45 a.m. Special Intention for Elizabeth Fernandes (by the Runge Family)

NEXT WEEK’S MASS READINGS

4:00 p.m. Twelfth Sunday of Ordinary Time Jer 20:10-13, Rom 5:12-15, Mt 10:26-33
9:00 a.m. Twelfth Sunday of Ordinary Time Jer 20:10-13, Rom 5:12-15, Mt 10:26-33
10:45 a.m. Third Sunday after Pentecost 1Pet 5:6-11, Lk 15:1-10

PLEASE PRAY FOR THE SICK AND HOMEBOUND IN OUR PARISH