NEWS & ANNOUNCEMENTS
- MASS CHANGE – Several people have expressed an interest in an evening Mass, so beginning September 1st we will have a 5:30 pm Mass on Tuesdays and Thursdays. We will NOT have the 8:00 am Mass on Tuesdays and Thursdays. The 7:00 am daily Mass will remain unchanged Monday through Friday.
- MASS OF ANOINTING will resume on TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 1st at 11 a.m. in Foley Hall. After Mass there will be lunch and fellowship.
- SIGN UP FOR SMALL FAITH COMMUNITIES (SFCs) SEPTEMBER 12 & 13 – There will be tables setup on the moat after each of the Masses the weekend of September 12 & 13. There will people there to answer any questions and help you to find the perfect group. Click here for a list of current groups. If you are not currently participating in small faith now is the time to join. This season we will be using a DVD series called “The Biblical Walk Through The Mass” by Edward Sri. This series is sure to enrich our faith and renew our love for the Eucharist. Click here for a SFC registration form
- Special Kids Golf Tournament is scheduled for October 1, 2015 at Deerfield Golf Club. Once a year St. Richard celebrates Special Kids Day. The unique gifts of the children are recognized and applauded, and the community participates in a day full of fun, excitement and meaningful fund raising. For additional information click here
- Protection of Children Annual Review – The 2015 Protection of Children Web-Base Online Re-certification Program is posted in the Protection of Children eApps Database and is available for participation immediately. The safe environment review for active employees/significant volunteers is required each odd-number calendar year. The program allows an applicant to log-in to the database at their convenience, review the lessons and complete the quizzes. After completing the program, the Protection of Children Database will automatically update the applicant’s current review (workshop) date. All active employees/volunteers are required to complete the re-certification program this year. Click here to access re-certification
- Seminarians for the Jackson Diocese – Please pray for these men who are discerning the call to the priesthood: Nick Adam, Andrew Bowden, Cesar Sanchez Fermin, Jason Johnston, Joseph Le, Peter Nguyen, Phuong Nguyen, Adolfo Suarez Pasillas, Mark Shoffner and Aaron Williams. Click here for a list of their mailing addresses. It is always nice to get a note of support and encouragement.
- Click for Readings of the Day
- A tremendous resource for catholic information and teaching is the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) website. Click here for website
- Mass times anywhere in the world – click here. Click Bulletin & Resources for additional links that you might find helpful.
St. Richard Catholic Church Mission Statement
We, the Catholic Community of St. Richard of Chichester, are called by Baptism to proclaim the message of Jesus Christ to all. Guided by the Holy Spirit, we commit ourselves to active evangelization, seeking to make Jesus known and present through our worship, community, formation and service.