Fr. Thomas McGing, Pastor
Julie Harkins, Parish Secretary/Bookkeeper
Rita Haselhorst & Amy Love, CRE
Hunter Yentzen, Youth Minister
Telephone Parish Office: 601 924 6344
WEB Site: www.holy-savior-ms.org
MAY 24, 2015
LITURGY OF THE WEEK
PARISH SCHOOL OF RELIGION there will be a need for teachers and subs for Pre-K – 6th grades in the Parish School of Religion this fall. If you are interested, please contact Rita Haselhorst at 769-257-1397 or the Parish Office.
RITE OF CHRISTIAN INITIATION OF ADULTS the R.C.I.A. will resume in the fall. We encourage parishioners to volunteer as sponsors and for hospitality. If you know of anyone interested in the R.C.I.A., for more information, please call the Parish Office
VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL we are pleased to present “Son Harvest County Fair” vacation bible school here at Holy Savior, July 13-17th. For more information contact Amy Love at 601-924-6344.
THE CARMELITE NUNS AND CARMELITE SECULARS invite you to celebrate with them the 500th year of the birth of St. Teresa of Avila with Mass at the Cathedral of St. Peter on Saturday June 6th at 10:30 a.m.
JUBILEE YEAR Bishop Gerow established Holy Savior Parish on August 12, 1966 to serve the growing Catholic population in western Hinds county. Fifty years later we are still going and growing. We are planning an exciting year to celebrate this milestone. Mark your calendars: Parish Survey by Long Range Planning committee on May 30-31, 2015; Parish directory photography sessions, September 29-October 3 and October 13-17, 2015 (sign up will begin in August). Lenten Mission, February 21-24, 2016; and the culmination of the Jubilee Year on Sunday, September 25, 2016 with a celebration Mass and luncheon with Bishop Kopacz. Additional events and activities are being planned. We need everyone’s participation and involvement to make this a parish celebration.
LITURGICAL MINISTERS’ SCHEDULE (Altar Servers, Eucharistic Ministers, Lectors, & Ushers) the next schedule will cover July & August. Please refer any communication regarding the schedule to Julie at firstname.lastname@example.org or call the Parish Office at 601-924-6344.
KNIGHTS OF COLUMBUS will meet Wednesday, May 27TH at 7:00 p.m. in the Parish Center.
MOVING IN AND OUT Summertime is often a time of transition for families. Whether you are leaving us or joining us, it is good to inform the parish office of any changes in address or phone numbers. If you are new to the Parish, please fill out a registration form. Forms are located in the vestibule.
CONGRATULATIONS AND WELCOME to Mitchell Thomas Lasseigne, the son of Brandon and Angela Lasseigne, who was baptized at Holy Savior last Saturday. We congratulate, also, his grandparents, Edgar and Jeanie Hill and his great-grandparents, W.E. and Shirley Amis.
ALTAR SOCIETY Parishioners wishing to put flowers at the Altar in memory of a loved one should contact Sharon Hopkins at 601-668-7216 or email@example.com.
SYMPATHY AND PRAYERS extended to Abbot Tom DeWane on the death of his sister, Gladys Jentz of Green Bay, Wisconsin. May she rest in peace. Condolences can be sent to Abbot Tom at St. Moses the Black Priory, 7100 Midway Road, Raymond, MS 39154.
MEMORIAL MASS for Father Ruane will be Thursday, June 4th at 6:30 p.m. followed by a celebration of his life in the Parish Center.
MAY 17TH COLLECTION Thank you for your generosity!
Sunday Regular $6873 Loose $300 Building Fund $125
Catholic Home Missions $50 Catholic communications $851
Special disaster – Nepal $167
THE PARISH OFFICE WILL BE CLOSED MONDAY, MAY 25TH FOR MEMORIAL DAY.