Helping Center Collection
The Knights of Columbus will be handing out bags
to benefit the Helping Center, which is a food bank providing services to the needy in the area. Canned and packaged food products are needed. Please place your donations in the labeled bags and return them to church at the masses on the weekend of Aug. 21-22. The labels will list suggestions for needed products. Thanks for your generosity.
WWICS Rummage Sale
Please mark your calendars and clean out your closets. WWICS is having another
Rummage Sale, Sept 23-24,2016
, to help reduce the debt of the FLC. If you have any neighbors moving, purchasing new furniture, please give them the phone numbers below to assist them. If you are not able to store large items, please call
, Brenda Kerr,
, or Leslie McCallick,
for assistance. We do have some storage available for large items. We do ask that you keep your smaller items and clothes for drop off at the Family Life Center beginning Sunday, 9/18th at noon through Tuesday, 9/20th. Thank you for your support.
****The Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary****
Mass will be celebrated for The Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary on Monday, August 15, 2016 @ 5:30pm.
Although this is not a Holy Day of Obligation, it still is a Holy Day.
Prayer Blanket Blessings
Father Rubén will be blessing prayer Blankets this Thursday,
August 18th at the 8:00 a.m. Mass
. Prayer Blanket members, please bring all new blankets to this Mass. If you want to request a Prayer Blanket or if you are interested in joining this group, please contact
Pauline Kramer at 830-265-7239 or email@example.com
. You do not need to be a sewer-you just need a willingness to bring comfort through prayer to those facing serious medical challenges.
The Prayer Blanket Group meets every first and third Thursday from 9:00 a.m. until 12:00 p.m. at St. John's in Marble Falls.
THE SOCIETY OF ST VINCENT DE PAUL
Serving the needy in zip codes 78654 and 78657 Phone (512) 755-3299 to request assistance or obtain information.
In today’s Gospel Jesus said to his disciples: “I have come to set the earth on fire, and how I wish it were already blazing! There is a baptism with which I must be baptized, and how great is my anguish until it be accomplished! Your gift to the Society to assist those suffering in poverty will help set the earth on fire with God’s love. Thank you & the parishioners of St. Paul for the generous contribution of
that was collected on August 6
and August 7
, 2016. During the month of July, the Society of St. Vincent de Paul conference assisted
households with electric & water bills along with food, personal care items and housing costs. The total expenditures for the assistance were
for your generous contributions totaling $7,421.00. God Bless & Thank you !
Confirmation – 2017
asks that parents with children to be confirmed in 2017 contact him directly at his email address ...
. Diocesan requirements are that the children be of younger high school age (14-16) at time of confirmation and have had at least two years of formal religious education in either a parish program or at a Catholic school. He wishes to meet with parents and students in late August or early September to discuss the program and class times.
Face of Mercy Diocesan Women's Conference for Women
All women are invited to attend the Face of Mercy Diocesan Catholic Women’s Conference on
Aug. 27 from 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m
. at St. Helen Parish in Georgetown. The day of fellowship and prayer includes three dynamic Catholic speakers: Kelly Wahlquist, Dr. Patricia Sulak and Maria Johnson. This celebration of the Jubilee Year of Mercy includes Mass with Bishop Joe Vásquez, lunch, a great mix of speakers, and will close with the Divine Mercy Chaplet. The cost is $40 per person in advance / $50 per person at the door. Register online at
or call (512) 949-2492
for more information.
St. Paul the Apostle Bible Study
The St. Paul the Apostle Bible study will have a pot luck salad luncheon on
Monday, September 12 at noon
in the Family Life Center. Our fall study will be
A Biblical Walk Through the Mass
by Edward Sri.
KK Rice 830-596-1449 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
St. Paul the Apostle Women's Book Club
St. Paul the Apostle Women's Book Club will have their first meeting of the fall on
Thursday, September 15 at 3:00pm in the Finn Center
. The September selection is
Mother Angelica, The Remarkable Story of a Nun, Her Nerve, and a Network of Miracles
by Raymond Arroyo. The book is available on Amazon. If your wish to join the group, please contact
Claudia Haydon 830-598-9364 or email email@example.com.
National Catholic Singles Conference
September 30-October 2, 2016, held at the Embassy Suites Dallas DFW Airport North in Grapevine. The weekend includes talks by dynamic speakers, music, social events, prayer, food, fellowship and more! Space is limited so register now! For more information and to register visit
. Use promo code NCSCDFW to receive a special discount! Call 888.267.8885 x4.
Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults (RCIA)
The annual Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults (RCIA) meetings will begin
October 5th, 2016, from 7pm to 8pm
in the Church Sacristy.
This initial “Inquiry” period is a time to seek and reflect on God and the Catholic Church; to ask questions in an open, friendly environment. RCIA is for all persons, unbaptized or baptized (but have not received all sacraments) who are considering joining the Catholic Church. For any questions, call RCIA Coordinators
Brian & Nonny Limoges at 806-570-8337 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org
Paulist Fathers Mass & Prayer Enrollment Cards
The Parish Office has received Mass & Prayer Enrollment Cards for perpetual enrollment at the Paulist Community in New York. These cards are for anyone living or deceased. The person mentioned in the card will be prayed for by the Paulist Fathers in their daily prayers and Masses. The stipend is a $50.00 offering for your loved ones. If you would like to offer these Masses and Prayers to anyone, please come by the office. Thank you.
**The office of St. Paul the Apostle will be opened on Monday, August 15th, 2016.**