December 4, 2022 - Second Sunday of Advent

Parish Announcements

 

The novena of prayers in honor of the Feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe continue to be prayed now through December 11th. All are invited to join us this Sunday at 2 p.m. and then at 7 p.m. on other days or as close to 7 p.m. as possible pending other liturgical events. Holy Mass will be celebrated on December 12th at 6:30 p.m. with a procession.

Please remember that the Wednesday Holy Mass schedule changes during Advent. On December 7th, 14th and 21st Holy Mass will be celebrated at 12 noon. Exposition and Adoration of the Most Blessed Sacrament will follow Holy Mass and confessions will be heard during that time.

 

A Vigil Holy Mass for the Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary, a holy day of obligation, will be celebrated at 6:15 p.m. on December 7th. Holy Mass will also be celebrated on December 8th at 12 noon. Ministry volunteers are asked to sign up to serve using Ministry Scheduler Pro. The parish office will be closed on December 8th.

The Rite of Commissioning for all Extraordinary Ministers of Holy Communion who serve at St. Vincent de Paul will take place during the Holy Day of Obligation Vigil Holy Mass on December 7th. Certificates issued by Archbishop Hartmayer are available for pick up on the high table in the narthex.

 

Our parish Advent Penance Service will take place on Wednesday, December 14th, at 7 p.m.

 

The Knights of Columbus will be selling raffle tickets and collecting order forms to purchase items from the Monastery of the Holy Spirit in Conyers after Holy Mass today.

 

The Knights are sponsoring a Toys for Tots drive this Christmas. New unwrapped toys may be donated in one of the two collection boxes located in the narthex now through December 11th.

 

The Saturday 6 p.m. Vigil Holy Mass that is celebrated in Spanish will move to Sundays at 3:00 p.m. beginning the weekend of December 31st and January 1st.

 

The second collection is for our Future Building, including a rectory, and Emergency Needs fund.