Entries for December 2017
Greeters: Peardie Lindsey, Mary Johnson
Ushers: Andrew McQueen, David Gee, Brandon Lewis, Braxton Lewis
Lectors: 1st - Jackie Lewis, 2nd - Jackie Ratliff
Commentator: Robert Tanner
Extraordinary Ministers: Hosts: Julius Ikenga, Cup: Dora Hollie, Karen Albright, Mary Johnson, Preston Ratliff
Servers: Cross: Hanna McGhee, Tatiana McGhee, Soraya Ratliff
Bienvenida: Ma. Elena
1 Lectura y Salmo: Adriana
2 Lectura y Aleluya: Angelina
Faith Formation Classes will not meet Wednesday, January 3rd. Classes will resume January 10th.
The Catholic Diocese of Jackson and the Offce of Family Ministry is pleased to announce that the Diocesan World Marriage Day Celebration will be held Sunday, February 4, 2018 at 3:00 PM at the Cathedral of St. Peter the Apostle in Jackson, Mississippi. There will be Mass with a reception immediately following.
The Mass honors all married couples, but invites those celebrating their 25th, 50th, and 60th anniversaries or any signifcant anniversary. Please contact your parish offce for registration details. For additional information, or questions, please call the Offce of ...
Catholics from around Mississippi will gather in Jackson on Wednesday, January 17, to participate in the
annual Catholic Day at the Capitol. This year our focus is on the tragic and unnecessary Mental Health crisis in Mississippi and the urgent need to enact legislation that will bring about needed change.
Mississippi is currently facing a lawsuit for its lack of compliance with the 2009 Olmstead Supreme Court ruling which required states "to provide community-based treatment for persons with mental disabilities when such placement is appropriate."
Sponsored by Knights of Columbus
Ladies Auxiliary #5267
“Body, Mind, and Spirit”
Saturday, January 27, 2018
9 AM - 5 PM
(With 4:00 PM Vigil Mass)
Locus Benedictus Spirituality Center
Cost is $35 made payable to:
Locus Benedictus, P.O. Box 9791
Greenwood, MS 38930
For more information, call 662-299-1232.
1 Lectura y Salmo: Enrique
2 Lectura y Aleluya: Evelia
Liturgical Ministers at 11:00 AM Mass
Greeters: Bobbie Smith, Betty Hurt
Ushers: Bill Bailey, David Gee, Robert Jones, Peter Johnson
Lectors: 1st - Stephanie Sanders, 2nd - Chima Ikenga
Commentator: Carol Gee
Extraordinary Ministers: Hosts: Preston Ratliff, Cup: Dora Hollie, Mary Johnson, Jessie Henderson
Servers: Cross: Remiah King, Amaya Prevot
Sunday, December 24 - Christmas Eve
6 PM Christmas Vigil Mass at Sacred Heart
6 PM Christmas Vigil Mass at IHM
8 PM Spanish Christmas Mass at St. Francis
10:30 PM Carols at St. Francis Church
11 PM Christmas Eve Mass at St. Francis
Monday, December 25 - Christmas Day
9 AM Christmas Day Mass at IHM
9 AM Christmas Day Mass at St. Thomas
11 AM Christmas Day Mass at St. Francis
As we anticipate the holy season of Advent, all are invited to share in the celebration of Evening Prayer on the Sundays of Advent at 5 PM at St. Francis.
The St. Francis School Christmas Program will be held on Thursday, December 14th, at 6:30 PM at the St. Francis Church. Everyone is invited to attend.
A Communal Reconciliation Service for everyone (English and Spanish) will be held at St. Francis beginning at 6:00 PM on Monday, December 18th. You may celebrate with any one of the several priests available that evening.