Fr. Steven will preach at all weekend Masses on Jan. 26 and 27, then join him in the church at 7 p.m. for three powerful and engaging evenings focused on reconciliation and healing in our faith community. A native of Washington D.C., Fr. Steven was ordained in 2008, served in the Diocese of Austin as the Associate Pastor of St. Austin until 2012, then became Associate Director of Busted Halo, the Paulist Fathers media ministry. Following his Busted Halo assignment, Fr. Steven was a campus minister at the St. Thomas More Newman Center at The Ohio State University in Columbus, OH. He gives missions, retreats, revivals, and workshops all over the country. VISIT: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1izOcsxbgOA&feature=youtu.be to see a video profile of Fr. Steven. To sign up fill out the form below:
Dave Ramsey Financial Peace University -
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First Saturday 9 a.m. Mass, Exposition, Adoration and Benediction, Feb. 2
Before we begin Exposition, Adoration and Benediction of the Blessed Sacrament, we will celebrate Mass. You can then stay for Exposition beginning at 9:30 a.m. followed by the Chaplet of the Divine Mercy. Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament is from 10 a.m. until 11:45 a.m. when we will celebrate Benediction. Come spend an hour or more with Jesus, fully present in the Eucharist and bring family and friends to share in the peace and joy of Christ’s presence in the Blessed Sacrament. ‘In his Eucharistic presence he remains mysteriously in our midst as the one who loved us and gave himself up for us…” – Catechism of Catholic Church. Do you want to sign up for a holy hour? Visit: http://www.saintgabriel.org/Parish-Events.
Mark Your Calendar for the Food Pantry Collection, Feb. 2 and 3 at all Masses.
We have the opportunity to be Christ-like for 16 families that come to the St. Gabriel and Good Samaritan Food Pantries each month. Please help us keep the shelves stocked by bringing items to Mass or you can drop them by the parish office during office hours. We also welcome financial donations to purchase $10 Food Lion gift cards so they can buy perishables like milk, cheese, eggs and margarine. Please visit our website at www.saintgabriel.org/Food-Pantry for lists of items needed for each parish’s food pantry.
Votive Masses with the Anointing of the Sick
On Friday, Feb. 15 at 9 am and 7 pm join us in prayer for parishioners who need the anointing of the sick. Those in need of anointing and those who would like to pray for these parishioners are invited to attend these special masses in which the readings, prayer and music will all focus on healing. The anointing will be done during the Mass.
Pastoral Council Public Meeting
Thu. Feb. 21, 7 p.m.
All parishioners are welcome to attend the next Pastoral Council meeting on Thurs., Feb. 21 at 7 p.m. in the parish office meeting space. If you would like to address the Council at the meeting, please fill out the form located on the parish website no later than Fri. Feb. 8: http://www.saintgabriel.org/Pastoral-Council. If you have questions please contact John Christiansen, Chair of Pastoral Council at email@example.com.