ARE YOU SOMEONE OR DO YOU KNOW SOMEONE WHO…
- Has expressed an interest in becoming Catholic?
- Was baptized Catholic as a child, but has not celebrated the Sacraments of Confirmation and Eucharist?
The Rite of Christian Initiation for Adults (RCIA) offers an opportunity to come together in a small group to learn more about our Catholic faith. Sessions focus on the teachings and experience of Church and prepare individuals to celebrate the Sacraments of Baptism, Confirmation, and Eucharist during the Easter season. You are welcome to participate in the process with your questions, your insights and your faith story in a warm accepting setting.
For more information, please contact Steve Dixon, OP at (817)573-2997 or (817)578-9206, or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Are you feeling a need to enrich your prayer life? Come join us as we share scripture and prayer. All ladies are welcome to be part of this prayer group Tuesday August 19 at 7:30pm on the Education Building contact Jean Snelus at 817-573-5669 for more details.
To make sure our Children’s Liturgy of the word continues to reach the ages of 4 years to 1st grade, we are in need of help. This program allows the children to hear the gospel in words they can understand. There is also singing and activities that help the children understand the Word of Jesus. Please contact Melissa Perez at 817-326-2131 if you’re interested in helping in this program.
World Youth Day Six Flags tickets will be on sale during RE registration the last Sunday in August. All middle school and high school youth that are registered can go. This year WYD will be on Sunday, October 19th at Six Flags Over Texas in Arlington.
For more information please contact Angela or Erica at 817-326-2131.
Is looking for more volunteers to help with funeral meals at St. Frances Cabrini. Please contact us if you wish to help provide salads, casseroles, desserts and/or service to our fellow church members in a time of need. Please contact us if you are currently on our call list and need to update your phone number or are no longer able to help. This is a beautiful ministry that does not take a lot of time and yet provides comfort to our families at St. Frances Cabrini. Call or email Jean Snelus at 817-579-5669 or Maria Rodriguez at 817-573-5172 or at email@example.com
Call us at 817-326-2131
The Parish Office will be closed on Labor Day, Monday September 1
4:00 PM Confessions
5:00 PM Mass (English)
9:00 AM Mass (English)
11:00 Mass (Bilingual. Glen Rose)
12:30 Mass (Spanish)
Our Wednesday Mass
will change time:
from 6:30pm to 6:00pm
starting on September 3
The Tuesday Morning Ladies Bible Study will begin again on Tuesday, August 5.
The group \will meet each week from 9:30am-11:00am in room 103 in the Family Life Center.
They will be doing a 6 week study of “Genesis 12-23: Abraham and Sarah’s Journey”.
For more details, please contact Marinelle Szenasy @ (817) 243-8796 or e-mail her @ firstname.lastname@example.org
If interested in helping in this ministry please call the parish office or Dcn. Rod MgGuire.
Sign language class.
The Diocese will offer a sign language class here at St. Frances beginning in early September and continuing for 12-weeks. The class will meet one time per week for 90 minutes at a cost of $70.00 which includes all program materials and the book. A specific time for the class has not been chosen yet, so if you are interested in attending this class, please contact Connie Martin, Director of Deaf Ministry at 817/560-3300, ext. 305 and let her know your preference. Pre-registration will be required.
All the ministers and their volunteers who helped with the Healthy Kids Summer Lunch program this summer. It was a huge success and an incredible blessing to so many children in our community. Please keep all those children in your prayers.
Registration for Religious Education is after all Sunday Masses on August 17, 24 and 31.
Classes for grades PreK-8 begin on September 7. Classes for grades 9-12 begin on September 17.
Children and youth who have not been baptized or made their First Communion by age 7 will be in a 2 year preparation program. During the first year they will receive regular catechism lessons, and the second one is oriented to the reception of the sacraments. Children currently in second grade who have been baptized will make their First Communion in May of 2015. Beginning this fall, all children and youth older than 7, needing a sacrament will need to complete the 2 year preparation.
High School youth will complete a 2 year preparation program to make their Confirmation in the spring of their second year, regardless of grade level.
Please note that RCIA for children/youth, First Communion and Confirmation Preparation are all now 2 year programs. All students interested in making a sacrament must be enrolled and attending classes for 2 full years, missing no more than 5 classes per year. The last day to enroll in classes and qualify for sacramental preparation this year is October 12.
Promote Vocations !
For more information contact:
Rev. James Wilcox
(817)-560-2452 ext. 110.
Attention Young Adults (high school grads, college students, young professionals). Connect with other young adults of the parish for a night of fellowship and meet other young adults exploring their faith. Join us Monday nights at 7:00 PM in Room 8 of the Education Building. Check us out on the web at email@example.com.
The Ladies Guild invites all Ladies of the Parish to join in our first meeting of the year. We will meet in the FLC on September 3, 2014 at 11:30am, for a pot luck lunch. Deacon Craig McAlister will be our guest speaker and we will be announcing our plans for an exciting year. Please come and be part of this social, spiritual and service ministry. If you are not interested in cooking something, no problem, come join us anyway.