Next Saturday, July 26, Father Rubén has a family engagement in Austin. In his place, we are pleased to welcome Father Bob Cary, CSP, who will celebrate the 5:30 Mass for us. Father Cary will be back at St. Paul’s in early August (see below).
Father Rubén will be on vacation in early August. Father Bob Cary, CSP, who serves at St. Austin’s, will celebrate all our Masses from Saturday, August 2, through Sunday, August 10. While he is here, Father Cary will offer “A Path Through Genesis,” a workshop exploring the first 11 chapters of the Book of Genesis. Topics covered will include creation, Adam & Eve, the great flood and the tower of Babel. The workshop will be offered on two dates – on Tuesday, August 5, at 7:00 p.m. and again on Thursday, August 7, at 9:00 a.m. Bring your Bible! Sign-up sheets are in the entryways.
There is an immigration crisis in Texas and our sister churches in McAllen have stepped up to assist. They need our help caring for the needs of young children and women at their facilities. Our Knights of Columbus will be handing out bags this weekend with a list of supplies needed. If you can assist in any way it will make a difference. Please return the bags next weekend, July 26 & 27. Joe and Karen Wilkens will deliver them to Catholic Charities of Rio Grande Valley the following week. If you have questions, call Karen at 512-789-3955 or Joe at 830-265-8224.
We are offering all parishioners an opportunity to spend one-on-one time with the Lord. Starting Friday, August 1, and every First Friday after, we will offer Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament in our beautiful Memorial Chapel from immediately after the 8:00 Mass until 5:30 p.m., with Benediction following. Sign-up sheets are available at all weekend Masses. If all slots are full and you can be called to fill in,please sign-up on the substitute list. If you have questions, call Karen Wilkens at 512-789-3955.