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 Tony Melendez, the sanctuary lamp will burn for the repose of her soul from January 20th to January 26th. The sanctuary lamp will burn for the repose of Austin Thomas, Jr. from February 3rd until February 9th.

REST IN PEACE

Rebecca Rice, aunt of Pat Kulovitz, passed away on January 15th and was laid to rest on January 18th. 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.

REST IN PEACE

Neal Talley, husband of Sissy Talley, passed away on January 16th and was laid to rest on January 18th. Eternal rest grant unto him, O Lord and let perpetual light shine upon him. May his 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.

CONTRIBUTION ENVELOPES

Contribution envelopes for 2019, arranged alphabetically, are in the vestibule at the back of the Church.

CONTRIBUTION STATEMENTS

Contribution statements for 2018, arranged alphabetically, are in the vestibule at the back of the Church.

LASAGNA DINNER

Blessed Sacrament will be having our annual Lasagna Dinner following the 4:00 p.m. Mass on Saturday, February 23rd. Come one and come all to this homecoming event.

MARDI GRAS DINNER DANCE

We will have a dinner dance in the Parish Hall on Saturday, March 2nd 2019 following the 4:00 p.m. Mass. All are invited to dine and dance.

TENTATIVE 2019 HIGH MASS SCHEDULE

Sunday, February 10th (Fifth Sunday After Epiphany); Sunday, March 31st (Laetare Sunday); Thursday, April 18th (Holy Thursday); Sunday, April 21st (Easter); Sunday, May 26th (1st Communion); Sunday, June 9th (Pentecost); Thursday, June 20th (Corpus Christi); Thursday, August 15th (Assumption of BVM); Sunday, September 8th (Thirteenth Sunday After Pentecost); 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: Deacon Justin Ward, Daniel Sessions, Charles Deering, Doug Hess, Luis Reyes, Matthew Gubenski, and Cristian Padilla. We need to fervently pray for those who are discerning a call to the priesthood.

CONTACTING THE FRANCISCANS

The Franciscans of the Fraternity Poor of Jesus Christ, Friar Gabriel, Friar Rafael, and Friar Leticio, can be contacted at (205) 578-2988, on facepage @poorofjesuschristalabama, and via e-mail at franciscanspjcalabama@gmail.com

MASS SCHEDULE AND INTENTIONS (*Mass in Rectory Chapel)

Sat, Jan 19: 9:15 a.m. Private Intention
4:00 p.m. Special Intention for Fr Jim Booth (by Marian & Bill Dinan)
Sun, Jan 20: 9:00 a.m. Pro Populo
10:45 a.m. Harmon Hastings (by the Rumore Family)
Mon, Jan 21 *8:30 a.m. Special Intention for David Newman (by Peter & Sharon Gagnon)
Tues, Jan 22: *8:30 a.m. Special Intention for Thomas Rumore (by the Pohorelsky Family)
Wed, Jan 23: *7:00 a.m. Special Intention for Blaise Hahn (by Peter & Sharon Gagnon)
*8:30 a.m. Special Intention for Jeff Hahn (by the Pohorelsky Family)
Thur, Jan 24: *8:30 a.m. Special Intention for Joseph Benedict Anders (by the Sampedro Family)
Fri, Jan 25: *7:00 a.m. Special Intention for Mary Teresa Fernandes (by Peter & Sharon Gagnon)
*8:30 a.m. Special Intention for Blessed Sacrament Altar Servers (by the Sampedro Family)
Sat, Jan 26: 4:00 p.m. Eugene Mason (by Betty and Mary Mason)
Sun, Jan 27: 9:00 a.m. Pro Populo
10:45 a.m. Special Intention for John Minares, Sr. (by John Minjares, Jr.)

NEXT WEEK’S MASS READINGS

4:00 p.m. 3rd Sunday in Ordinary Time Neh 8:2-4,5-6,8-10, 1Cor 12:12-30, Lk 1:1-4,4:14-21
9:00 a.m. 3rd Sunday in Ordinary Time Neh 8:2-4,5-6,8-10, 1Cor 12:12-30, Lk 1:1-4,4:14-21
10:45 a.m. 3rd Sunday After Epiphany Rom 12:16-21, Mt 8:1-13

PLEASE PRAY FOR THE SICK AND HOMEBOUND IN OUR PARISH