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 Sam Montalbano, the sanctuary lamp will burn for the repose of his soul from June 24th to June 30th. The sanctuary lamp will burn for the repose of James Mickel from July 1st until July 7th.

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.

SECOND COLLECTION

This Sunday there will be a second collection for the Mission Cooperative Appeal. This collection brings much needed help to specific dioceses and ministries in India, Cameroon, and Malaysia.

FIRST SUNDAY

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

AVILA SUMMIT

The 1st annual Avila Summit will be held July 13-15th at the Shrine of the Most Blessed Sacrament in Hanceville and will feature keynote presentations by Cardinal Francis Arinze and Fr. Cassian Folsom. Other speakers include Dan Burke, Anthony Lilles, Pia de Solenni, and Christopher Carstens. This conference will focus on the saving power of liturgy and the interior life in our mission to restore, transform, and animate the culture. Receive 50% of your ticket price using code AL2018. Space limited to just 250 attendees. Register now or get more information at SpiritualDirection.com/Summit2018.

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

Sunday, July 8th (Seventh Sunday After Pentecost), 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.

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY

Combine your faith and career at EWTN. They are seeking to fill the following positions: Application Analyst (Religious Catalogue), Customer Service Representative (Religious Catalogue), Marketing Specialist, Web Developer, Viewer Services Representative, On-Air Promotions Producer/Editor, Broadcast Traffic Assistant, IT Support Technician. Information on job requirements can be found at www.ewtn.com.

MASS SCHEDULE AND INTENTIONS (*Mass in Rectory Chapel)

Sat, June 23: 4:00 p.m. Friar Leticio, pjc
Sun, June 24: 9:00 a.m. Pro Populo
10:45 a.m. Special Intention for Richard Juneau (by John Minjares)
Mon, June 25 *8:30 a.m. Edmund Sampedro (by the Sampedro Family)
Tues, June 26: *8:30 a.m. Dorothy Sampedro (by the Sampedro Family)
Wed, June 27: *7:00 a.m. Special Intention for Joseph Fernandes (by the Fernandes Family)
*8:30 a.m. Joshua Cross (by James & Nida Hammond)
Thur, June 28: *8:30 a.m. Ruth Kittrel Jetmundsen (by James & Nida Hammond)
Fri, June 29: *7:00 a.m. Special Intention for Laura Minjares (by John Minjares)
*8:30 a.m. Special Intention for Fr Jonathan Howell (by Deacon Terry & Rita Rumore)
Sat, June 30: 4:00 p.m. Friar Leticio, pjc
Sun, July 1: 9:00 a.m. Pro Populo
10:45 a.m. Special Intention for Charlotte & Terry Rumore, Jr. (by Deacon Terry & Rita Rumore)

NEXT WEEK’S MASS READINGS

4:00 p.m. 13th Sunday in Ordinary Time Wis 1:13-15,2:23-24, 2Cor 8:7,9,13-15, Mk 5:21-43
9:00 a.m. 13th Sunday in Ordinary Time Wis 1:13-15,2:23-24, 2Cor 8:7,9,13-15, Mk 5:21-43
10:45 a.m. Most Precious Blood of Jesus Heb 9:11-15, Jn 19:30-35

PLEASE PRAY FOR THE SICK AND HOMEBOUND IN OUR PARISH