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Plan to Attend World Feast 2014!

What is World Feast?  An Annual Community Event for Families and Friends to celebrate our diversity with ethnic food, cultural music, festive dance, and much more! World Feast is an all-day event featuring the food, devotions, dance, songs, and life of over 20 countries.  There will be games, rides, raffles, food, BINGO – something for everyone!  More Information Here!

To create an event big enough to invite all of our community neighbors and UNCC students, we need your help!  Volunteers are needed to prepare food, lead games, serve meals, set-up and tear-down, move trash, sell tickets, find entertainment, and much more!

We are still seeking many more volunteers!  To sign up your family visit our World Feast Page!

After All Weekend Masses before the Feast, we will be pre-selling tickets at a Discounted Price!!!  Check out our table in the Courtyard to purchase 25 tickets for just $20 and a Wristband for All-Day-Play for just $10 ($12 on Event Day)!

Did We Mention...?

We are raffling off a 2004 Boxster Porsche Convertible?  Get your tickets for just $20 - and QUICK, only 1,000 will be sold!!!  To purchase before the event, call the parish office or see our table after all of the Masses!  You don't want to miss this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity!

It is important for all of us to share the experiences of faith in our lives.  We are collecting stories from our Parish Family about how the Lord has worked an 'Ordinary Miracle' for them in their life.  These stories shape and grow us as a community and individuals in faith.  Find our more information and share your story here or ordinarymiracles@stacharlotte.com.

Sign-Up for our Photo Directory!

It's time for a new Photo Directory for STA! We've got 10 days beginning September 9th available for photos - and it's easy to sign up ... check out the link below to get your time! Sign-Up now - and the system will remind you about your appointment the week before!  You can register in the narthex, or online!  If you register on line you receive a $10 off coupon!

We are in need to volunteers to help members complete forms for the photographer. If you are able volunteer to Host/Hostess during the photo sessions, please sign up by using this link to volunteer!

Annual Mira Via Banquet 

MiraVia (formerly Room At The Inn) a non-profit, Catholic maternity and after-care program, cordially invites you to attend its 20th Annual Fundraising Banquet, “Twenty Years of Life, Love, and Service,” on Thursday, October 23, 2014 in the Crown Ball Room at the Charlotte Convention Center. This year's  guest speaker is EWTN's Raymond Arroyo. Our annual banquet generates about 30% of operating funds for the year and helps us provide material and emotional assistance to pregnant mothers and children in need. Reserve your seat today at www.miraviabanquet20.eventbrite.com. For more information, to make reservations, or to host a table of 8 to 10, please contact 704-525-4673 ext. 10 or info@mira-via.org by October 10, 2014. Reservations are free, but REQUIRED.

Our Lady of Fatima Procession

Our Lady of Fatima appeared to the children on the 13th of the month from May to October in 1917.  Each year pilgrims relive this experience with a candlelit procession.

Pope Francis dedicated his papacy to Our Lady of Fatima so let us pray for our Universal Church for Our Lady's help and protection.  Our Lady of Fatima, pray for us.

A procession is representative of our life journey as the Church, the Bride of Christ, going to meet her Divine Spouse.  We offer these processions for an increased devotion to the Immaculate Heart of Mary, the conversion of sinners, and for the souls of the faithful departed.

Join us on Monday, October 13th at 7:30pm for our next procession.

 

 

 

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Mass Schedule

Weekends:
Saturday (vigil):  5:30pm
Sunday:  7:30am, 9:30am, 11:30am, & 5pm
 
Daily:
Monday:  8:30am, & 12:15pm
Tuesday:  8:30am & 12:15pm
Wednesday:  12:15pm & 7pm
Thursday:  8:30am & 12:15pm
Friday:  8:30am & 12:15pm
Saturday:  10am
 

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Confession Times

Wednesday: 6-7pm
Saturday: 4-5pm

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Parish News and Events

9:30am Fellowship - 7/13/14

We are looking for more volunteers to help with our 9:30am Family Mass Fellowship! Each week we have doughnuts for families to enjoy some sweet treats and fun fellowship over in Aquinas Hall! If you can volunteer, check out this page! Read more

Father Winslow on Liturgy

A Series on the Liturgy Each week Father Winslow writes on different aspects of the Liturgical Life in the bulletin. Read the entire series here Read more

Divine Mercy Holy Hour - 10/03/2014

Our monthly Divine Mercy Holy Hour will be at 7pm in the Church. Read more

 

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