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.

IN MEMORIAM

In memory of Ellen Daniel, the sanctuary lamp will burn for the repose of her soul from September 22nd to September 28th. The sanctuary lamp will burn for the repose of Mattie Thomas from September 29th until October 5th.

ST GEORGE MIDDLE EASTERN FOOD FESTIVAL

The 38th Annual Saint George Middle Eastern Food Festival will be held September on 19th, 20th, and 21st from 10:30 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. at 425 16th Avenue South. Drive through will be available until 7:00 p.m. Traditional Middle Eastern entrees and desserts will be served. For menu and event details, please see St. George’s Festival page.

DINNER DANCE

We will have a dinner dance in the Parish Hall on Saturday, September 28th following the 4:00 p.m. Mass. Dinner will be provided, and it will consist of Louisiana stewed chicken and rice. Desserts will be potluck, and dessert sign-up can be made at our SignUpGenius page. All are invited to dine and dance.

RED MASS

The Diocese of Birmingham and the Catholic Lawyers of the St Thomas More Society cordially invite all judges, lawyers, law students, legal related professionals, and the public they serve to the annual Red Mass on Thursday, October 24th at 5:30 p.m. at the Cathedral of St. Paul. A reception for all in attendance will follow in the Family Life Center.

SCAM ALERT

People in our diocese are getting emails or texts from someone posing as one of our priests asking them to buy gift cards for the needy. This is a scam and all such texts or emails should be ignored and deleted.

CATHOLIC CHARITIES

You should have received a Catholic Charities letter and a pledge card from the diocese. Our pledge goal this year is $16,000. All money raised through this annual appeal remains within the diocese.

2019 HIGH MASS SCHEDULE

Sunday, October 27th (Christ the King); Sunday, December 8th (Immaculate Conception); Sunday, December 15th (Gaudete Sunday); and Tuesday, December 24th (Christmas Eve).

PRAY FOR OUR SEMINARIANS

Please pray for our seminarians: Daniel Sessions, Charles Deering, Doug Hess, Luis Reyes, Matthew Gubenski, Patrick DePew, Max Gallegos, and John Gardiner.

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY

Combine your faith and career at EWTN. They are searching to fill the following positions: Groundskeeper, IT support technician, viewer services representative, customer service representative. Information on job requirements can be found at EWTN’s employment page. Please email cover letter, salary requirements & resume to humanresources@ewtn.com

MASS SCHEDULE AND INTENTIONS (*Mass in Rectory Chapel)

Sat, Sep 21: 8:30 a.m. Wayne Bullock (by Allan Bull)
4:00 p.m. Special Intention for Lee Dinan (by the Dinan Family)
Sun, Sep 22: 9:00 a.m. Pro Populo
10:45 a.m. Special Intention for Michael Rohling Family (by Danny & Judy Rohling)
Mon, Sep 23 *8:30 a.m. Special Intention for Carolyn Sertell (by Sharon & Susan Sertell)
Tues, Sep 24: *8:30 a.m. Special Intention for Sarah Catherine Rumore (by the Donellan Family)
Wed, Sep 25: *7:00 a.m. Jim Clarkson (by Alan Bull)
*8:30 a.m. Special Intention for Elizabeth Fernandes (by the Gagnon Family)
Thur, Sep 26: *8:30 a.m. Alfonso Alfano (by Teneda Latham)
Fri, Sep 27: *7:00 a.m. Bobby Stogner (by Alan Bull)
*8:30 a.m. Fr Lambert Greenan, OP
Sat, Sep 28: 4:00 p.m. Donald Nettleman (by the Bryant Family)
Sun, Sep 29: 9:00 a.m. Pro Populo
10:45 a.m. Special Intention for Mary Claire Matthews (by Nana & Papa Juneau)

NEXT WEEK’S MASS READINGS

4:00 p.m. 26th Sunday of Ordinary. Time Amos 6:1,4-7, 1Tim 6:11-16, Lk 16:19-31
9:00 a.m. 26th Sunday of Ordinary. Time Amos 6:1,4-7, 1Tim 6:11-16, Lk 16:19-31
10:45 a.m. Dedication of St Michael the Archangel Rev 1:1-5, Mt 18:1-10

PLEASE PRAY FOR THE SICK AND HOMEBOUND IN OUR PARISH