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 Ellen Daniel, the sanctuary lamp will burn for the repose of her soul from November 19th to November 25th. The sanctuary lamp will burn for the repose of Dominick Montalbano from November 26th until December 2nd.
MEMORIAL SANCTUARY LAMP
Sign-up sheets for 2018, 2019, and 2020 are at the religious goods counter in the vestibule at the back of the Church.
There will be a second collection this weekend for the Beacons of Hope program that supports our at-risk Catholic Schools.
Next Sunday is the Third Sunday of the month. We will have vocations prayers and a potluck lunch following the 10:45 a.m. Mass.
EUCHARISTIC HOLY HOUR
On Sunday, November 26th at 7:00 p.m., the Franciscan Missionaries of The Eternal Word will be doing another televised Eucharistic Holy Hour for persecuted Christians in the EWTN chapel, located at
You should have received a letter and a pledge card from the diocese. If not, you can make a pledge through Blessed Sacrament (make checks payable to Catholic Charities) or online at http://www.catholiccharitiesbhm.org/make-a-pledge.html. Our pledge goal this year is $21,615. All money raised through this annual appeal remains within the diocese.
PRAY FOR OUR SEMINARIANS
Please pray for our seminarians: Deacon Jonathan Howell, Connor Chandler, Chris Green, Justin Ward, Daniel Sessions, Charles Deering, Doug Hess, Juan Perez, 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.
2017 HIGH MASS DATES
December 17th (Gaudete Sunday); Sunday, December 24th (Christmas Eve, 8:00 p.m.)
2018 TENTATIVE HIGH MASS DATES
Sunday, February 4th (Sexagesima Sunday), Sunday, March 11th (Laetare Sunday), Thursday, March 29th (Holy Thursday), Sunday, April 1st (Easter Sunday), Sunday, April 15th (First Communion, Second Sunday After Easter), Thursday, May 31st (Corpus Christi, Thursday 6:00 p.m. with procession), Sunday, July 1st (Precious Blood), Wednesday, August 15th (Assumption of the BVM, 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.).
Many thanks from the Knights of Columbus and the Catholic Center of Concern for the donation of about 150 coats and assorted clothing. This will go along way towards the good work that they do. Again many thanks from the Knights of Columbus, council 931.
MASS SCHEDULE AND INTENTIONS: (*Mass in Rectory Chapel)
|Mon, Nov 20:||*8:30 a.m.||Special Intention for Monica & Sam Rogge (by the Agnew Family)|
|Tues, Nov 21:||*8:30 a.m.||Special Intention for Monica & Sam Rogge (by the Agnew Family)|
|Wed, Nov 22:||*7:00 a.m.||†||Irwin Heaven (by the Casey Family)|
|*8:30 a.m.||†||Tom Casey, Jr. (by the Casey Family)|
|Thur, Nov 23:||*8:30 a.m.||Special Intention for Jennifer Casey (by the Hahn Family)|
|Fri, Nov 24:||*7:00 a.m.||†||Mary Mistry (Alan & Pam Olson)|
|*8:30 a.m.||Private Intention|
|Sat, Nov 25:||4:00 p.m.||†||Heather Jean Sobko (by Julie Bryant)|
|Sun, Nov 26:||9:00 a.m.||Pro Populo|
|10:45 a.m.||Special Intention for the Rumore Family (by the Gagnon Family)|
NEXT WEEK’S MASS READINGS
|4:00 p.m.||Christ the King||Ez 34:11-12,15-17, 1Cor 15:20-26,28, Mt 25:31-46|
|9:00 a.m.||Christ the King||Ez 34:11-12,15-17, 1Cor 15:20-26,28, Mt 25:31-46|
|10:45 a.m.||24th and Last Sunday After Pentecost||Col 1:9-14, Mt 24:15-35|