March 17, 2020 Statement from Archbishop Thomas J. Rodi Click Here
Effective Wednesday, March 18 steps are to taken in the Archdiocese of Mobile. These norms are effective through and including Palm Sunday, April 5, 2020 but may be extended depending upon future developments.
+ All worship services have been cancelled. Clergy are allowed to conduct Mass in private with one server. Holy Spirit priests will celebrate private Masses for intentions as have been coordinated.
+ Fr. Patrick Gilbreath will live stream Mass on our Facebook page "Holy Spirit Parish - Montgomery, Alabama at 8:15am daily and 11am on Sunday. https://www.facebook.com/HolySpiritParishMGM/
+ Our parish doors, west doors to the Narthex, will remain open for prayer, 9am - 6pm Monday through Thursday, 9am - 5pm Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Please feel free to come spend time with our Lord.
+ "An Act of Spiritual Communion" prayer cards will be available in the church.
+ Confession will continue by appointment. Please call the parish office. Fr. Patrick is available for drive through confessions on Wednesday and Saturdays, 4:30pm - 5:30pm.
+ All Holy Water fonts are emptied and cleaned.
+ The parish office will remain open Monday - Friday 9am - 1pm . Please call before stopping by.
Please see the entire press conference script, above, explaining in detail all closure and practices for the Archdiocese of Mobile. Visit www.mobarch.org/ for more information.
Resources for prayer and Engagement during Coronavirus
The USCCB and other Catholic partners have generously made their resources available to support prayer during these difficult days.
- Online Masses and Adoration
- Daily Readings
- USCCB Statements
- Additional Publications
-Spiritual Tips & Ideas
ALL events have been cancelled at Holy Spirit Parish.
+ All Masses
+ No Youth Group, Faith Formation, RCIA, Adult Education Classes.
+ All Choir Practices, english and spanish.
+ In Vino Veritas
+ First Friday Adoration and Alliance of Two Hearts
+ All Wednesday bible study's (Mother's Prayer & Study, Daughters of Mary, Men of St. Joseph)
If you have any question about a planned event, please contact your ministry leader or call the parish office.
Statement on Coronavirus
March 9, 2020 Archbishop Thomas J. Rodi has issued a statement. Click here
It is important to follow the current Center for Disease Control recommendations to prevent the infection or spread of a respiratory virus:
* Wash hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds
* Avoid touching eyes, nose and mouth with unwashed hands.
* Avoid close contact with people who are sick.
* Stay home when sick.
* Cough or sneeze into an elbow or use a tissue and place immediately in the trash.
* Clean and disinfect frequently touched objects and surfaces.
We will continue to monitor the situation and provide further guidance when appropriate.
Saturday Vigil: 5:30pm
Sunday: 8:00am, 11:00am & 5:30pm
Weekday: Monday - Thursday 8:15am & 6:30pm
SPECIAL MASS TIMES
HOLY DAYS OF OBLIGATION
Vigil Mass: 6:30pm
Mass: 8:15am and 6:30pm
Mass is celebrated in Spanish on the Last Sunday of every month at 3:00pm.
Ultimo Domingo del Mes a las tres de la tarde;
Evelyn Moreira 201-8170
Confessions are heard:
By Appointment, please call the office
Monday-Friday 8:45am - 4:45pm
First Friday Family Adoration
Followed by a Potluck Supper
First Friday of every month
5:30-6:30pm Adoration in the Sanctuary
5:45pm-6:15pm activity for children in the Parish Hall
6:30pm-7:30pm Potluck supper in Parish Hall
Please bring hot dishes to parish hall before Adoration.
ALL ARE INVITED!
Childcare will be provided in the nursery for those age 1-4.
Sponsored by the Office of Faith Formation
Alliance of Two Hearts
Friday, March 6th
8:30pm Rosary with 9:00pm Mass
ALL NIGHT ADORATION
Saturday, March 7th
9:00am Mass with 9:40am Rosary
The Generation of Faith - Endowing Our Future with Hope campaign aims to raise funds to strengthen the Church and fund endowments that will support seminarian formation, priest retirement, and youth ministry at the local parish level. For more information, Click Here.
Congregational Care Ministry
The Community of Holy Spirit Parish is a living testament of the Love and Caring of Jesus Christ. Our Congregational Care Ministry mission is to recognize and respond with our presence to needs of parishioners within our parish community. We reach out quarterly to all parish households to say hello and to inquire if there is a need for assistance in your home. For more information, click here: Congregational Care Ministry
Parish Mobile App
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iPhone users Text: ParishApp1 to 555888
Android Users Text: ParishApp2 to 555888
Find our parish: Holy Spirit Parish, Montgomery AL
8570 Vaughn Road
Montgomery, AL 36117
Archdiocese of Mobile