Saint Anne and Saint JudeRoman Catholic ChurchDiocese of Charleston, South CarolinaFirst Sunday of AdventDecember 3, 2017https://www.sasjrcc.orgSaint Anne216 East Liberty St.(803)773-3524Fax: 0-4:00pm(or by appointment)Mass TimesSaturday: 4:30pmSunday: 8:00am,12:00noonParish Administrator: Rev. Giovannie Nunez, CRMPastor: Rev. Frank Palmieri, CRM (on sick leave)Parochial Vicar: Rev. Noly Berjuega, CRMSaint Jude611 West Oakland Ave(803) [email protected]: Sat: 4:30-5:30pm(or by appointment)Mass TimesSaturday: 6:00pmSunday: 9:15am,12:00pm (Spanish), 5:00pm (English)Br. Rufino C. Madridejos , Jr., CRMParish Emergency Contact Number (803) 934-1204Deacon Larry Corum (Retired) - (803) 499-3181 * Admin Asst: Donna Kearney (Saint Jude)Financial Officer: Tom Paturzo (Saint Anne) [email protected] of Faith Formation: Nicole Macedo [email protected] Minister: Frank Costas [email protected] Lawrence Cemetery - John Macmaster (803) 968-3466St. Anne Office HoursMon-Thurs 9:00am - 4:00pmSt. Jude Office HoursTues-Fri9:00am - 5:00pmDiocesan Office of Child Protective Services Bonnie Sigers 843843-261261-0430Diocesan Victim Assistance Minister Louisa Storen 843843-856856-0748

Religious EducationClasses Kindergarten through Eighth grade are held in the Parish Center at the St. Jude location from 10:30-11:30am. TheConfirmation Program is held at the St. Jude location in theYouth Building at the same time. If you have not yet registered your child, please call the Office (803) 773-9244.Saint Anne Adult Education GroupWe are currently looking at the World’s Greatest Churches.Join us as we investigate the history, architecture, anddevotion responsible for these beautiful and faith filled places.For more information, contact Charley Francis [email protected] or 803-469-4584. We look forward to havingyou join us in the school library at 9:15am.December 10 La Sagrada FamiliaRCIAThe Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults, the process forwelcoming adults into the Catholic Church, has begun forSt. Anne & St. Jude and Our Lady of the Skies (ShawAFB). We meet Wednesdays, 7 to 9 PM, in the parishcenter at St. Jude at 611 W. Oakland Ave. Pleasecall Jackie Francis, our RCIA Coordinator, at803-469-4584, with any questions and for additionalinformation.December 6 - Matrimony - Tonia & J SethSaint Jude Adult Bible StudyWe are meeting in the Conference room at Saint Jude from10:30-11:30am. This year we focus on“The Catholic Letters” All Are Welcome!!Sunday, December 3rd - Class ResumesSat, December 9 – 1st Reconciliation Retreat 10:00am St Anne.Sat, February 10 – 1st Communion (Spanish) 11:00am St AnneFri, April 20 – Confirmation 7:00pm St AnneSat, April 28 – 1st Communion RETREAT 10:00am-1:00pm St. AnneSat, May 19 – 1st Holy Communion (English) 11:00am St. AnneCatholic Youth of SumterHaven't tried the Catholic Youth of Sumter?, What are youwaiting for? CYS meets Sunday evenings from 6:00pm to 8:00pmin the Youth Building at Saint Jude. Open to All youth 5th to 12thgrade of Saint Anne and Saint Jude & Our Lady of the SkiesAll about FUN.All about FAITH.All about YOU!!1st Annual SASJ YouthChristmas BonfireThe Catholic Youth of Sumter, God Squadinvites the Youth 5th grade to 12th grade toour very first Christmas Bonfire onSaturday, December 16th from 6:30pm to8:30pm in the back of the Parish Hall atSaint Jude. Don’t miss out on the Faith, Fun &Fellowship as we gather around the Bonfire andget a head start on celebrating the Birth of Christ.God Squad Style.Sumter Catholic Young AdultsMission: To bring more souls to the Lord byproviding an environment and opportunitiesfor Young Adults to grow through Spiritual,Social, and Service activities (S3) and Faith,Fellowship, Food, and Fun (F4)S3 F4 FLOCK17If you have any questions, please contact: Greg Tavarezat (803)406-0201or [email protected] us on Facebook: Flock17The Feast of Our Lady of GuadalupeSaint Anne and Saint Jude invite you toparticipate in the mass and celebration ofOur Lady of Guadalupe.December 10, 2017Beginning with a Rosary at 12:00noonin Saint Jude, a procession will make theirway to Saint Anne for a 2:00pm Mass.A reception including, food, music, anddancing will follow the mass. ALL ARE INVITED!The next Women’s Guild meeting will beSunday, December 3 at 1:30pmin the Saint Anne Parish Hall.Baptism: Please call the Parish office to make instructionarrangements for parents & godparents.Baptism in English will be available on the 4th Saturday of themonth (December 23rd )Baptism in Spanish will be available on the 3rd Saturday of themonth. (December 16th)Matrimony: Couples planning to marry in the church shouldcontact the Pastor at least six months in advance.Reconciliation (Saint Anne) : Saturday 3:00-4:00pm prior tothe 4:30pm Vigil Mass and by appointment.Reconciliation: (Saint Jude) : Saturday 4:30-5:30pm prior tothe 6:00pm Vigil Mass and by appointment.Sacrament of the Sick: Please contact the Priest if you areadmitted to the hospital.Homebound Parishioners: Please Contact Deacon LarryCorum to arrange Communion. This includes those in Nursingfacilities who are unable to attend Mass. (803) 499-3181.

[email protected] Anne & St. Jude Catholic School Grades K-811 S. Magnolia Street Sumter, S.C. 29150(803) 775-3632 FAX (803) 938-9074Grades 9-12 * 15 School St. Sumter, SC. 29150(803) 773-0210 Kristi Doyle Principal [email protected]: Lena Berard Website: www.sfxhs.comCharismatic Prayer GroupKnights of ColumbusThe Sumter Cursillo MovementIn solidarity with our priests; supporting ourparish and community through works of charity.Help us to help others by becoming a Knight. CallChris Hilditch, Grand Knight, 803-316-6283 for moreinformation. Contact Noreen Wall803-506-4408 Or Andrea Marcella 803-481-4269Knights of Peter Claver And Ladies AuxiliaryMeets every Wednesday from7:00pm-8:30pm in the Library at Saint Jude.Everyone is welcome!Prison Ministry Interested?Contact Richard Boisvert 803-406-0653.In thee, O Lord, have I put my hope. Letme never be confounded.-St. Francis XavierYour Invitation to Catholic Action To support parish andcommunity activities. To provide charitable support to worthwhile causes. To provide social and intellectual fellowship. Ifyou are interested, then become a Knight or Lady of SaintPeter Claver. For more information call (803) 883-7113.Tuesday AdorationWeekly Adoration is open to everyone. If you would like to signupfor specific time slots, the points of contact are Calvin Glisson(803) 521-3812 and Ray Blanchette (803) 481-5690. Thanks be to God!

Mass Intentions at Saint AnneDecember 2 through December 10Saturday4:30pmSaint Anne and Saint JudeSunday8:00am Betty WatcherClaire BlackSunday12:00noon Betty WatcherWatcher FamilyMondayDaily Mass at St JudeTuesdayDaily Mass at St JudeWednesdayDaily Mass at St Jude8:15am Joe MaderFriday8:15amSaint Anne and Saint JudeSaturday8:15am Fr. James “Pablo” BurkeSaturday4:30pmSaint Anne and Saint JudeSunday8:00amSaint Anne and Saint JudeSunday12:00noonSaint Anne and Saint JudeMader FamilyBarbara EllisMass Intentions at Saint JudeDecember 2 through December 10Saturday6:00pm Don Fink Stephanie FinkJan NeunerSunday9:15amIntentions of Daniel RamosRamos FamilySunday12:00pmSpanishSaint Anne and Saint JudeSunday5:00pm Jennie PontesMonday7:00amSaint Anne and Saint JudeTuesday7:00amSaint Anne and Saint JudeWednesday7:00amSaint Anne and Saint JudeDaily Mass at Saint AnneFridayDaily Mass at Saint AnneMonday, December 4Saint Jude - 7:00am - Daily MassTuesday, December 5Saint Jude - 7:00am - Daily MassAdoration Saint JudeThursdayThursdayCheck out the changes tothe weekly schedule atSaint Anne & Saint JudeDiane CentofantiWednesday, December 6Saint Jude - 7:00am - MassThursday, December 7Saint Anne - 8:15am - MassSaint Anne - 7:00pm - Holy Day VigilFriday, December 8Saint Anne - 8:15am - Holy Day MassSaint Anne - 12:15pm -Holy Day MassSaint Jude-7:00pm Spanish Holy Day MassSaturday, December 9Saint Anne - 8:15am - Daily MassSaint Jude Confession 4:30-5:30pmSaint Anne Confession 3:00-4:00pmSaint Anne Vigil Mass - 4:30pmSaint Jude Vigil Mass - 6:00pmSunday, December 10St. Anne Eucharist - 8:00am, 12:00pmSt. Jude Eucharist-9:15am, 5:00pm,Our Lady of Guadalupe see previous pageSt. Lawrence Cemetery and ColumbariumSaturday6:00pmSaint Anne and Saint JudeSunday9:15am Thelma WallThe Coleman FamilySundaySpanish Guadalupe PortilloIngram FamilySunday5:00pm Ida CirilloDiane CentofantiThe columbarium is located in a beautiful gardensetting in St. Lawrence Cemetery and provides areverential place of interment for the cremated ashes ofour beloved deceased. *Interment of more than oneperson or cremains in one cemetery plot will incuradditional expenses applicable at the time of request andmust be approved by the cemetery management.Please Contact John MacMaster (803) 968-3466for information.I (we) would like to REGISTER at Saint Anne and Saint Jude Roman Catholic ChurchI have questions for a priest.I want to know more about the Catholic faith. I am interested in becoming CatholicChange of AddressNAME:ADDRESS:CITY: , STATE: ZIP:PHONE: home: ( ) - work: ( ) -

Thank You For Your Continued Support!!Finance Corner5-Nov12-Nov19-Nov26-NovAccessable RevenueProjected Expenses 15,309.00( 12,863.68) 7,887.00( 12,863.68) 17,518.00( 12,863.68) 8,763.00( 12,863.68)Surplus/Deficit 2,445.32( 4,976.68) 4,654.32( 539416012:00pm12:00pm 7424912368884A endance4:30pm6:00pm8:00amDecember 9th & 10th Minister Schedulefor Saint Anne and Saint JudeThank you for your serviceSaintAnneSaturday 4:30pmSunday8:00amSunday 12:00NoonMary JonesChristine ByrdDenise SpiveyLectorTom PaturzoJackie FrancisRadene MillerEMOHCJerry DonovanDonna KearneyLouise BochCharlie FrancisDavid MarcellaJan NeunerRose Mary DannellyJanie StokesDenise SpiveyAltarServersCaroline JamisonMeagan JamisonKairi BarwickMcKayla MouradjianConner MartinGriffin MartinKelsey MartinAlthea ViceteDominic NeilNevaeh LittleAmiyah ToneyMorgan ConklinFilipe VergaraBill HartleyJohn McCaskeyFrank BrownT.G. ManusJack day9:15amMelissa OsborneSunday 2:00pmSpanishSunday5:00pmSherri BabbPaul KrousePat FerroFrances SummersJ KaczmarczykJaci GibsonRicardo SierraIrene DunlapPaul DunlapCindy TavarezChris BlackLectorRay BlanchetteCheryl ColemanChris HilditchLaura PinedaBetty MedinaMatthew TavarezGreg TavarezGreeterAl MossellChar MossellBonnah EllerbeRoberta CarterGladys TruesdaleSammy BurrowsAltarServersMichael MarloweAidan HilditchNathan CostasYannifer GuardaNoah TavarezEMOHCEvelyn Cruz-DuranAlek RiveraIf you or a familymember are admittedto the hospital or anursing facility, YOUmust notify the ParishOffices , Priest or Deacon.Privacy Laws prevent thehospital or nursing facilityfrom notifying us directly.If you would like toprovide flowersfor the church.Please contact eitherparish officeParish App!!Still haven't downloadedthe PARISH APP!! Ifyou would like helpinstalling the App or a brieftutorial on the features.Call the Parish Office.Rosary MakersWould you like to learnhow to makeRosaries? Come joina friendly group onMonday’s at 9:00am inthe Saint Judeconference room.Call (702)-796-7774for information.Please pray for:Roscoe PendryPaul VaradiGail JohnsonRichard FalesJoan JohnsonFrancis McBrideRose SchenkelLawrence BraswellRoberta LegendreMary JohnsonTam PhamMarie SavioCindy HoganDavid McDonaldWilliam RickerdCherise WilliamsJames Van FrankDiane CentofantiGarrett FamilyGert Geyer—DixRichie TallmanDorothy McNeillChristopher RosaKatharina ClarkAustin YoungersMary Anne DamuthJohn FaragiMichelle BriggsBonnah EllerbeRoger WilletteBarbara DupreeAmani WilliamsBrian ConklinRita GallaharKim DeBraalUrsula GuestChelato FamilyMarie FernandesBetty WilletteFred YozzoLynn SmithDanita RussellSally ClarkPatricia KohnerJean JoseTaylor ScofieldShirley JohnsonMarlyn DaultMargaret HuberTony WickerRoberta CarterSterling FisherCharles FirmbachCharlotte McPhersonNona SewellPaul GoberTonya VeneziaMuriel O’ConnellDaniel P. LawlessHenry LangloisCookie McCoyMarissa BailyEd McDillBarry FerrellPete WatcherMarcus CarsonHayes E. BakerTimothy SuboczFrancine CroniaRonald SantaminaDon WinterDavid Sattele, Jr.James ScannapiecoJack Hemming Sr.Mamie WilliamsRose SestokasAlbert FrascellaLaurie Ladd

December 3, 2017 1st Sunday of AdventVERSO DEL EVANGELIO DE DOMINGO"Velen ustedes, pues no saben a qué hora va a regresar el dueño dela casa: si al anochecer, a la medianoche, al canto del gallo o a lamadrugada. No vaya a suceder que llegue de repente y los halledurmiendo". - Mc 13, 35-36"Be watchful! Be alert! You do not know when the time will come."On this First Sunday of Advent, Jesus gives us a wakeup call. This is notime for slumber. Now is the time to be on our toes, alert, attentive,ready. But for what? For the coming of "the Lord of the house."During Advent, the Church does her best to help us get ready for thesecond coming of Christ. We don't know precisely WHEN he will return,but we know that he will. And the fact is, even if it doesn't happen in ourlifetime, each and every one of us will still have to face the Lord at anunknown hour--namely, the hour of our death. So let us be prepared! Letus be on the watch for anything that would threaten this most importantof all encounters. We want to recognize the Lord as a friend and master,so that on seeing him we don't cower in fear at his awesome power andstrength. Instead, we hope to rejoice in finally being able to behold himface-to-face. This of course is the result of a healthy and holy relationshipwith Christ. To nurture such a relationship this Advent season the Churchurges us to recommit to a life of prayer, worthy reception of thesacrame