CCE has begun!!! The Confirmation classes will be combined for the parishes and taught by Fr. Preston. The fall classes will be at SJA and spring at OLPH for Confirmation only from 6pm-7:30pm in the church. If you can carpool some kids with you to SJA please contact the parish office! CCE registration applications are on our Resources page. You may print them out & drop off at the parish office. A comprehensive CCE schedule for 2020-2021 can be found here.
Stations of the Cross
Stations of the Cross begin Friday, Feb. 19 at 6pm
OLPH Altar Society Annual Chili Supper
The OLPH Altar Society will have their Annual Chili Supper on Tuesday, March 2nd as a Drive-thru/pick-up. If you would like to help the ladies out by donating there is a sign up board at the back of the OLPH parish.
Knights of Columbus West Brazos Council # 8548 Fried Chicken Dinner
DRIVE THRU ONLY - Plates with all the trimmings $10.00
Sunday, March 7 Serving Time 11a.m.-?
St. John the Apostle DRIVE-THRU ONLY Fish Fry & Bake Sale
St. John the Apostle will have a DRIVE-THRU ONLY Fish Fry & Bake Sale in celebration of Lent on Friday, March 12th at the SJA Hall. Serving will begin at 3pm. If you would like to donate homemade baked goodies for the sale please bring to the hall that day.
On Friday, March 19th in celebration of St Joseph, Spouse of the Blessed Virgin Mary we will take a bus into Houston to St. Joseph’s for mass at noon with Fr. Preston. We will leave from St. John’s in West Columbia at 10am and the fee is $15 per person. Please contact the office or Flocknote to reserve your seat.. We hope you can join us! St. Joseph, pray for us and our parishes! Return for St. Joseph mass Friday, March 19 at 6:30pm at SJA.
Church Work Day
Our next work day will be Sat., March 20th at 8am.
Baptism is the first of rites which begins our journey by incorporating us in the body of Christ, that is the church. For information on SJA Baptismal Preparation, contact Roxann at 979-417-4447. For information on OLPH Baptismal Preparation, contact Rosario at 979-548-3614.
English Baptism Classes:
We will still hold Ash Wednesday Masses. We understand that safety comes first and some may not be comfortable driving to attend.
Ash Wednesday Masses celebrated February 17.
Columbia United will be held the week of June 13-18
Covecrest Catholic Youth Camp in Georgia
For information for High School Youth (incoming Freshman to outgoing Seniors) and their parents about Covecrest Catholic Youth Camp in Georgia for August 1 - 8, 2021 please contact Gina at the parish office. This camp is for OLPH, SJA, and St. Joseph’s in Brazoria and their high school friends that would like to experience camp. Download the Camp Covecrest registration packet here.
RCIA is coming Fall 2021!
congregation of faith
Our Lady of Perpetual Help and St. John the Apostle Catholic Churches