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 Eugene Mason, the sanctuary lamp will burn for the repose of his soul from January 26th to February 1st. The sanctuary lamp will burn for the repose of Mary and Bill Dinan from February 2nd until February 8th.

SECOND COLLECTION

There will be a second collection this weekend for the Church in Latin America.

OLS SCHOOL OPEN HOUSE

Our Lady of Sorrows School is holding an open house Sunday, January 26th from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. Students rising to 3k through 8th grade and their families are welcome to attend the open house. For more information please call (205) 879-3237 or go to www.olsschool.com.

ST ROSE FINE ARTS FESTIVAL

Saint Rose Academy is holding a Festival of Fine Arts on Sunday, January 26th from 2:00 to 5:00 p.m. Enjoy performances by various local artists. Admission is free of charge. Adults only, please. They are located at 1401 22nd Street S, Birmingham, AL 35205. For More Info, call (205) 933-0549 or go to www.strosebhm.org

FIRST SATURDAY

First Saturday Mass will be offered in Latin at 8:30 a.m. on February 1st. Altar server training, choir practice, and Martha and Mary Altar Sodality will follow Mass.

FIRST SUNDAY

Next Sunday is the first Sunday of the month. There will be coffee and donuts following the 9:00 Mass.

CONTRIBUTION ENVELOPES

Contribution envelopes for 2020, arranged alphabetically, are in the vestibule at the back of the Church

CONTRIBUTION STATEMENTS

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

TENTATIVE 2020 HIGH MASS SCHEDULE

Sunday, February 2nd (Purification of the BVM); Sunday, March 1st (1st Sunday of Lent); Sunday, March 22nd (4th Sunday of Lent, Laetare Sunday); Sunday, April 12th (Easter Sunday); Sunday, May 3rd (3rd Sunday after Easter, First Communion); Sunday, May 31st (Pentecost); Thursday, June 11th (Corpus Christi); Sunday, July 12th (6th Sunday after Pentecost); Sunday, August 9th (10th Sunday after Pentecost); Sunday, September 13th (15th Sunday after Pentecost); Sunday, September 27th (17th Sunday after Pentecost); Sunday, October 25th (Christ the King); Sunday, November 1st (All Saints); Sunday, November 29th (1st Sunday of Advent); Sunday, December 13th (3rd Sunday of Advent, Gaudete Sunday); Christmas Eve or Christmas Day.

DINNER DANCE

We will have a dinner dance in the Parish Hall on Saturday, February 22nd following the 4:00 p.m. Mass. All are invited to dine and dance.

PRAY FOR OUR SEMINARIANS

Please pray for our seminarians: Daniel Sessions, Charles Deering, Doug Hess, Matthew Gubenski, Patrick DePew, Max Gallegos, and John Gardiner. Pease pray for more good men to answer God’s call to the priesthood.

MASS SCHEDULE AND INTENTIONS (*Mass in Rectory Chapel)

Sat, Jan 25: 4:00 p.m. Special Intention for Luke Desclefs and Family (by the Hahn Family)
Sun, Jan 26: 9:00 a.m. Pro Populo
10:45 a.m. Special Intention for Catherine Hahn (by the Tyler Family)
Mon, Jan 27 *8:30 a.m. Special Intention for Rita Rumore (by the Tyler Family)
Tues, Jan 28: *8:30 a.m. Carolyn Sertell (by Susan Sertell)
Wed, Jan 29: *7:00 a.m. Special Intention for Dominic Rumore (by Charlotte & Terry Rumore)
*8:30 a.m. Special Intention for Catherine Hahn (by the Tyler Family)
Thur, Jan 30: *8:30 a.m. Fr Camillus Blazak
Fri, Jan 31: *7:00 a.m. Special Intention for Michael Lear (by George & Madeline Sampedro)
*8:30 a.m. Ray Pollard (by George & Madeline Sampedro)
Sat, Feb 1: 8:30 a.m. Special Intention for Rebecca Fernandes (by the Rumore Family)
4:00 p.m. Vinita Kelley & Patricia Durward (by the Durward Family)
Sun, Feb 2: 9:00 a.m. Pro Populo
10:45 a.m. Tony Baggiano (by the Rumore Family)

NEXT WEEK’S MASS READINGS

4:00 p.m. Presentation of the Lord Mal 3:1-4, Heb 2:14-18, Lk 2:22-40
9:00 a.m. Presentation of the Lord Mal 3:1-4, Heb 2:14-18, Lk 2:22-40
10:45 a.m. Purification of the Blessed Virgin Mary Mal 3:1-4, Lk 2:22-32

PLEASE PRAY FOR THE SICK AND HOMEBOUND IN OUR PARISH