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December 16, Saturday: "The Triumph of the
Immaculate Heart" - A day of healing and reflection
with Fr. Daniel Gagnon, OMI. Sign in 9:30. Sessions begin
at 10am in the church in the presence of our Eucharistic
Lord. Bring you own lunch. Drinks provided.
Tree Gifts - St. Theresa has a beautiful
tradtion of helping those in need at Christmas through this
program. Our Angel Tree is now available in the church foyer
before and after all masses with "angel cards"
that you can remove to purchase a gift card to be used for
a child or family in need. Attach the "angel card"
to the purchased gift card and return to St. Theresa on
or before December 3 (drop in the collection basket or bring
to the Parish Office during regular office hours).
TREE Applications - are being taken now
- If you or someone you know is in need of Christmas
assistance, please contact the Parish Office as soon as
SALE - November 18-19 after all Masses. We
welcome any baked donations from the Parish to help us raise money
for our two seminarians, Daniel Sessions and Luis Reyes.
Fraternus - A Cathtion for boys, their
fathers, and other spiritual men with a desire to mentor boys
in virtue; and in learning how to live a true Christian life.
Click here for more information and
how to join the Birmingham chapter based at St. Paul Cathedral.
1 is mandated for any adult who “works with minors on a
regular basis or has a reasonable chance of being alone with a
minor.” The seminar schedule is updated on a regular basis (click
here for the Diocese web site and click on "Child and
Youth Protection Information). Please note that advanced
sign-up for each workshop is a must. Contact the Office for Youth
for more information call 838-8301 or
Formed.org - Our
Parish is subscribed to this exciting new online platform to receive
informative teaching about the Catholic faith from renowned speakers.
This platform can be used on your computer, tablet, or smartphone.
Go to theFormed.org website and enter our Parish Code on the homepage:
"QHGBQM" and create a personal account with your user
name, e-mail, and password. Start enjoying the best Catholic content
on demand. Questions - contact Theresa Brown (577-7723)
Text Updates - Ocassionally
we send announcements or reminders of events happening at our
Parish. If you would like to be sent these announcements to your
smart phone, simply text "ADD" to 84576. You will only
receive announcements for those events that are relevant to you.
For instance, if there is an upcoming Youth Meeting, and you are
not a youth or parent of a youth, you will not receive the announcement.
Bulletin E-mail Notice - The weekly bulletin is published
on this web site - usually on the Friday or Saturday before the
weekend masses. If you would like to receive an e-mail with
a direct link to the bulletin after it has been published, send
your Name and E-mail address using the links provided on the Forms
Click for information
about our building campaign... and click
Here to see pictures of the construction progress!
Baker blesses the new Parish Life Center
Check the bulletin
for specific topics, changes in venue, and other details
Sundays - RCIA /
Adult Formation - 9:00 am in the Parish Life
Center. The text for this year's class is "Catholicism
for Dummies" by Rev. John Trigilio. You may purchase
a copy at a bookstore; or at the first meeting for $15.00.
Fr. Bean is the instructor. Everyone is welcome!
Mondays - Maria Goretti Prayer
Group - 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm at the home of Eileen Vacheresse
(check the bulletin for address). All girls ages 13 to 20
are welcomed to visit, pray the Rosary, and discuss the
difficult issues facing girls today: dating, purity, temptations,
Catholic identity, etc.
Tuesdays - Legion of Mary - following the
9:00 am Daily Mass in the Parish Hall Meeting Room. We are
pleased to annonce that we are now an official Praesidium
(permanent members) at St. Theresa. The "Terror of
Demons Praesidium" are called to serve our fellow Parishioners.
with Fr. Bean as our Spiritual Leader. If you feel you are
being called to serve, then the Legion of Mary is the perfect
group for you. Click here or
call the Parish office for more information "The harvest
is plentiful but the workers are few."
am - 11:30 am - Lecture
Series with Fr. Bean in the Parish Hall.
- 6:00pm - Holy Hour of
Ecuharistic Adoration (starting 11/29/17)
1st and 3rd Fridays - BINGO!
- Purchase cards at 5:30 pm, Games start at 6:00 pm in the
Parish Hall, sponsored by the Knights of Columbus. SIX GAMES
will be played. Snacks and refreshments for sale. No alcohol
permitted. Must be 18 or older to play per city ordinance.
Proceeds to benefit the Parish Life Center building fund.
Bishops' Letter Regarding
HHS Contraception Ruling - Click
for the letter regarding Religious Liberty from Alabama's
two Diocese (Birmingham and Mobile). Also see the UCCB
If you have blessed palms from past years, you may bring them
to church for us to dispose of. You may also dispose of
them in a natural way - - such as burning or cutting into small
pieces and burying in your garden. For those who would like
to fold their new palms into a cross -