Weekly Update 7/13/17

 
 

St. Mary Parish Newsletter

106 Providence St. , Mobile, AL 36604

Family and Friends of St. Mary Parish
July 13,  2017
In This Issue
Quick Links
Weekly Mass Schedule 

Masses
Monday 6 and 7:25 a.m. 
Tuesday-Thursday:
6 and 7:25 a.m.. 
Friday:
6, 7:258:10 a.m. (school year) 
Saturday:
7 a.m. and 5 p.m. Vigil  
Sunday:
6, 9, 11:30 a.m. & 6 p.m.
Morning Prayer:
Daily, 15 minutes before Mass
Confessions:
Saturdays, 4 to 4:50 p.m., and
Adoration
Fridays Adoration in Chapel, 6 a.m. 
to 7 p.m.
 
Meetings
Sunday:  
Sunday Coffees
1st Sunday after 9 a.m. Mass sponsored by the Dudley Family
3rd Sunday after 11:30 a.m. Mass sponsored by the Montague Family
CCD: Each week, 10:15 a.m (Sept - May) 
Ladies Sodality, 4th Sunday, 10 a.m.(Sept-May)
Cub Pack Meeting
4:30 to 5:30 p.m., 3rd Sunday of the month, SOM Building
Edge 
for middle school students every Sunday of month, 4 to 5:30 p.m. 
(Sept - May)
LIFE TEEN
for high school every Sunday following 6 p.m. Mass 
(Sept - May)
Monday: 
Bible Study, 11:45 a.m., Sisters of Mercy Building
St. Vincent De Paul, 2nd and 4th Monday, 5 p.m.
Tuesday:
Men's Prayer Group, St. Mary Rectory 6:30 a.m.
Midtown Men of St. Joseph, 
St. Joan of Arc, 7 a.m.
Legion of Mary10 a.m.
Rosary, 1 p.m. Chapel
Marriage Night: Called to Life in Love, 2nd Tuesday, 6 to 8 p.m. 
Den Scouts Meeting, 7 p.m., 1st and 3rd Sunday of the month, SOM Bldg.
Junior Legion of Mary, 
3 to 4:30 p.m., weekly 
Be Prepared! New Apologetics Program, 4th Tuesday, 7 to 8 p.m. 
Wednesday: 
Bear Den Scouts, 2:45 p.m., 2nd and 4th Weds, SOM Bldg. 
Canticle Choir Practice, 7 p.m. weekly, St. Mary Church
St. Mary Catholic School Advisory Committee: 3rd Weds, 5:30 p.m.
Parish Council: 2nd Weds of month,  6 p.m.
Confirmation Class, First Weds. 6 p.m.Seton Center
Thursday;
Finance Council, 3rd Thurs., 6:30 a.m., Rectory
RCIA7 p.m. St. Mary Sisters of Mercy Building (Sept thru Easter)
Knights of Columbus, 2nd Thursday, 6:30 p.m., SOM Bldg.
Friday
24 Hour Adoration, Chapel
 
Needed!: Volunteers to take communion to sick and homebound: Please contact Laurel Wallace at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. if you are interested.
St. Mary Spirit Wear!
Spirit-wear for parishioners, school parents, students, and alumni.  
10% of proceeds benefits 
St. Mary Catholic School
Visitors at Mass
Welcome to St. Mary Parish 
Please fill out a visitor card in the vestibule if you are interested in joining the parish. You may also click on the link above to join our email newsletter list.
 
Communion
If you or a family member are in Mass and cannot walk up to receive communion, please let the priest know before Mass begins so that he can bring to communion to you in your pew.
 
 
Our fountain is flowing!
Thank you to parishioner,  Shane Rice for the beautiful pic! With a few more details left to go, our fountain will soon be complete. Next phase will be the completion of St. Mary Plaza! Details on how you can be a part of the 150 Year Legacy Project for St. Mary to follow soon! 
 
Welcome Father Uzor for his Mission talks at all Masses this weekend
Welcome Father Nduka Uzor on Saturday, July 15 and Sunday, July 16 at all weekend Masses to tell of his work for Missionary Co-op Weekend.   
ST. MARY CATHOLIC SCHOOL SUMMER ENRICHMENT PROGRAM!
JULY 17 - July 21 (Final Week!)
Monday-Friday
8 a.m to 11:30 a.m.
Cost: $150 per child for one week,
Contact the school office at (251) 433-9904 for registration. Space is Limited.  Open to all students. 
 
ST. MARY WEEK AHEAD!
 
Friday, July 14
Masses, 6 a.m. and 7:25 a.m.

Saturday, July 15
Masses, 7 a.m. and 5 p.m. Vigil
Mission Talk at all Weekend Masses
 
Sunday, July 16
Masses, 6, 9, 11:30 and 6 p.m. 
Mission Talk at all Weekend Masses
Sunday Coffee following the 11:30 a.m. Mass sponsored by the Montague Family.  Join us and catch up with parishioners you have not seen in a while!
 
Monday, July 17
Masses, 6 and 7:25 a.m.
St. Mary Catholic School Summer Enrichment Week Two Begins, 8 to 11:30 a.m., Monday through Friday, $150 per student. Contact the school office at (251) 433-9904 to register or for more information. 
Tuesday, July 18
Masses, 6 a.m. and 7:25 a.m.

Wednesday, July 19
Masses, 6 a.m. and 7:25 a.m. 

Thursday, July 20
Masses, 6 and 7:25 a.m. 
Our Sisters Closet Cheap Chic Summer Boutique 3 day sale begins! 12 Noon to 4 p.m.
Great opportunity to enhance your summer wardrobe with new, nearly used, and vintage clothing, shoes, hand bags, jewelry and accessories!  Sale continues Friday, July 21from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Saturday, July 22 from 9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.  The sale will take place at the The Dumas Wesley Auditorium at 126 Mobile Street.  For more information, log on to  www.oursisterscloset.org or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 
 
Out of Town for Summer Vacation?  No worries, you can still contribute your weekly stewardship gift online to St. Mary Parish by clicking on this link.  We appreciate your continued generosity with stewardship funds providing for our parish operational budget. 
 
FURTHER OUT!
July 24- August 1Vacation Bible School!
Join St. Mary's Maker Fun Factory!
A world where curious kids become hands on inventors who discover they are loving crafted by God.
For students in rising K through 5th grade.
The cost $25 per camper. The program takes place from 9 a.m. to 12 noon daily and will take place in St Mary's Sisters of Mercy Building located at 106 Providence Street on the campus of St Mary Parish. For registration forms, email St. Mary VBS Coordinator, Elizabeth Blanchette
 at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or contact the parish office at (251) 432-8678, ext. 1
 
ARCHDIOCESE OF MOBILE
ONE FAMILY, ONE FAITH CONFERENCE
Mark your calendars for the third "One Faith, One Family" Archdiocesan Conference
August 18-19, 2017
Join others from your Archdiocesan family at the Daphne Civic Center, Daphne, AL. The programs offer opportunities for encounters with Christ through Adoration, Holy Eucharist, and talks centering around family participation. Thanks to Parishioner Ashley Thompson for serving as our parish coordinator.  Ashley can be reached at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 
For more information or to register, click here!
 
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