WELCOMING YOU HOME
PRAYER INTENTIONS OF THE HOLY FATHER FOR MAY
There will be no Confession or Mass on Tuesday, 9/15/20
There are emails and texts being sent out appearing to be from Fr. Wilson asking for gift cards. PLEASE DO NOT PURCHASE CARDS OR GIVE ANY FINANCIAL INFORMATION. Fr. Wilson would never contact parishioners and ask for these things.
Religious Education & Sacramental Preparation
Confirmation for the 2019-202 students will be held Saturday, December 5th at 5:30 pm in the Church. The Most Rev. Robert Guglielmone will celebrate. This will be a ticketed event. We ask that parishioners who regularly attend this Mass, plan accordingly to attend one of the Sunday morning Masses. Contact Sandra Martinez with any questions
If you have a MEDICAL EMERGENCY (imminent death situation or a death in the family) please call
803-279-0315 option 1
Please refer to the bishop's letter: CLICK HERE.
During this time, we ask the faithful to continue their financial commitment by sending their offertory checks to 139 Way of Peace, North Augusta, SC 29841, or by dropping it off at the parish office.
Marian Eucharistic Conference
Due to the current COVID-19 pandemic and to ensure we are following the protective measures of social distancing,
we have come to a decision regarding our 8th Marian Eucharistic Conference.
It will be a FREE VIRTUAL CONFERENCE; however, everyone needs to register to receive a log-in code to participate.
The conference will be held Saturday, October 24 - Sunday, October 25 in Greenville, SC.
Our featured speakers include:
Fr. Donald Calloway, MIC; Dr. Ray Guarendi, Psychologist, EWTN speaker
Dan Burke, President of the Avila Institute; Tim Staples, Catholic Answers;
Fr. Chris Alar, MIC; Fr. Cedrick Pisegna, C.P., Retreat master;
Fr. Peter Cameron, O.P., Preacher, Retreat master;
For more information, or to register, go to www.meconferencesc.net
Church Office Hours
The parish office is open Monday through Friday 9:00am to 3:00pm (closed daily from Noon-1:00pm) We ask that you limit your visits to the office. We will be glad to assist you over the phone or through email.
We are collecting non-perishables for Community Ministry of North Augusta & Our Lady of the Valley Food Pantry. There will be a food bin located in the waiting area of the parish office as well as one in the Narthex. Thank you for helping those in need!
For food assistance info,
Please join us each Wednesday at 2:00 pm in the Church as we pray the Rosary for our Nation beginning August 5, 2020.
Adoration is held in the main Church each Thursday from
9:00 am until 6:45 pm .
Feast of Our Lady of Sorrows
On Sept. 15, we will celebrate the Feast of Our Lady of Sorrows.
In addition to Mass, there will be a virtual Seven Sorrows Rosary via Zoom on Sept. 15 at 7 p.m. It will be live on the Natural Family Planning Facebook page, and their weekly meditation on Waiting With Mary, a Catholic devotional for women suffering with infertility, will be held directly after.
The cross of couples and families that are not able to have children goes unnoticed yet the pain they have is unfathomable. We have confidence that our Blessed Mother knows all our struggles, and as she stood by Jesus when He was crucified, so she is also with us in our pain.
This year marks the 200th anniversary of the founding of the Diocese of Charleston by Pope Pius VII
Dr. Patrick Cary, professor emeritus of theology at Marquette University, and Dr. Alison McLetchie, assistant professor of social sciences at S.C. State University, joined Walter Edgar to talk about the history of Catholicism in South Carolina, and its journey from prohibition to a thriving Christian tradition.
Listen online at "Walter Edgar;s Journal" on S.C Public Radio here: