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 Marian Miranda, the sanctuary lamp will burn for the repose of her soul from July 15th to July 21st. The sanctuary lamp will burn for the repose of Beverly Grisham from July 22nd until July 28th.

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

MOTHER’S MORNING WITH MARY

Mothers are invited to a morning of devotion next Saturday, July 21st. Adoration will begin at 8:30 a.m., there will be confession during adoration, followed benediction at about 9:10 a.m., and concluding with a Latin Mass at about 9:15 a.m.

HOMESCHOOL MASS

All Catholic Homeschoolers from the Diocese of Birmingham are invited to a Beginning of the Year Mass at the Cathedral of St Paul. Mark your calendars for the Mass to be celebrated on Thursday, September 6th at 10:00 a.m. Reception to follow; please bring a dish to share. Come join other Catholic homeschoolers to begin the school year in prayer and fellowship. For more information, please contact Susan Fay at staabhm@gmail.com

FACEBOOK

‘Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church Birmingham, AL’ is the parish official Facebook page. If you have not joined, please do so that you can keep up with what is happening in the parish. It’s a wonderful way to communicate with other parishioners. It is a closed group so the privacy is secure.

2018 HIGH MASS DATES

Wednesday, August 15th (Assumption, Wednesday 6:00 p.m.), Sunday, September 2nd (Fifteenth Sunday After Pentecost), Sunday, October 28th (Christ the King), Sunday, December 16th (Gaudete Sunday), Monday, December 24th (Christmas Eve, 8:00 p.m.).

PRAY FOR OUR SEMINARIANS

Please pray for our seminarians: Deacon Justin Ward, Daniel Sessions, Charles Deering, Doug Hess, and Luis Reyes. We need to fervently pray for those who are discerning a call to the priesthood. We will need 12-15 men to enter seminary by 2020 or we face the closing or consolidation of parishes.

PLEASE NOTE

Please make all checks out to Blessed Sacrament, Blessed Sacrament Church, or words to that effect. This applies to second collections, Mass cards, religious goods, etc.

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY

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MASS SCHEDULE AND INTENTIONS (*Mass in Rectory Chapel)

Sat, July 14: 4:00 p.m. Patricia Smith (by Catherine & Patrick Runge)
Sun, July 15: 9:00 a.m. Pro Populo
10:45 a.m. Ginny Neese (by Catherine & Patrick Runge)
Mon, July 16 *8:30 a.m. Special Intention for Blaise Hahn (by the Gagnon Family)
Tues, July 17: *8:30 a.m. Special Intention for Msgr Michael Sexton (by Deacon Terry & Rita Rumore)
Wed, July 18: *7:00 a.m. Jim Beebe (by the Rumore Family)
*8:30 a.m. Special Intention for Julian Gossett (by Deacon Terry & Rita Rumore)
Thur, July 19: *8:30 a.m. Special Intention for Claudia Tombrello (by Deacon Terry & Rita Rumore)
Fri, July 20: *7:00 a.m. Special Intention for the Opus Christi Salvatoris Mundi (by the Botta Family)
*8:30 a.m. Special Intention for Carolyn Anzalone (by Deacon Terry & Rita Rumore)
Sat, July 21: 9:15 a.m. Special Intention for Charles & Allison Rumore (by Deacon Terry & Rita Rumore)
4:00 p.m. Special Intention for Joey Piroch (by the Botta Family)
Sun, July 22: 9:00 a.m. Pro Populo
10:45 a.m. Special Intention for Fr Massimo Botta, FSSP (by the Botta Family)

NEXT WEEK’S MASS READINGS

4:00 p.m. Sixteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time Jer 23:1-6, Eph 2:13-18, Mk 6:30-34
9:00 a.m. Sixteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time Jer 23:1-6, Eph 2:13-18, Mk 6:30-34
10:45 a.m. Ninth Sunday after Pentecost 1Cor 10:6-13, Lk 19:41-47

PLEASE PRAY FOR THE SICK AND HOMEBOUND IN OUR PARISH