Archbishop’s Appeal

Archbishop’s Appeal 2018 The 2018 Archbishop’s Appeal Campaign has begun. The theme for this year is Disciples, Sent by the Spirit. The Archdiocese Archbishop’s Appeal goal is $4,500,000. Our parish Appeal goal is $29,418.22 By now you should have received a letter from Archbishop Gustavo requesting your participation in the 2018 Archbishop’s Appeal....

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Ash Wednesday 2018

Lenten Schedule Lent 2018 will begin on Wednesday, February 14 and will end on Thursday, March 19, 2018 Reminder: Abstinence from meat is to be observed on all Fridays during Lent. No Baptism During Lenten Season Attending daily Mass is an excellent way to draw closer to the Lord during the Lenten time of...

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Christmas Mass Schedule

Fourth Weekend of Advent Saturday, December 23, 2017 -5:00 PM Confession -6:00 PM Mass (English) Sunday, December 24, 2017  – 8:00 AM – (English) – 10:00 AM – St.MM (Spanish)  – 10:00 AM – St. Catherine (English) – 12:00 PM – Noon (English) Christmas Eve Masses Sunday, December 24, 2017 –...

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Advent 2017

Advent 2017 began on Sunday, December 3 and ends on Sunday, December 24 2017 Beginning the Church’s liturgical year, Advent (from, “ad-venire” in Latin or “to come to”) is the season encompassing the four Sundays (and weekdays) leading up to the celebration of Christmas. The Advent season is a time of preparation...

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Bulletin Announcement Request

You may request an announcement be placed in the parish bulletin.  Announcements must be submitted no later than Wednesday at 2 p.m., 10 days prior to desired Sunday.  During holidays, please submit your announcement one week earlier. Announcements are subject to approval from our pastor. Send an email to ritagsmm@yahoo.com and include the...

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Hospitality / Ushers

The Usher, is a person chosen to reflect the warmth and welcome of Christ himself. Always conscious of Christ’s words, “For I was . . . a stranger and you welcomed me,” (Matthew 25:35), the Usher serves not only as a Minister of Hospitality, but also as a Liturgical Minister....

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40 Days of Lent

ANNUAL 40 CANS FOR LENT As you prepare for Easter by sacrificing during Lent, remember the 40 days and nights that Christ spent in the desert, without food or water, praying and preparing for his sacrifice on behalf of mankind. During this Season, have each person donate one can of...

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Visit Rome with Father Jimmy

Shrine of Italy Milan – Rome Spiritual Director: Rev. Father Jimmy Drennan March 13-23, 2017 (11 Days) $3,400.00 PER PERSON Round Air from San Antonio, TX Call 210 -532-6309 Email stmargaretmaryinsatx@yahoo.com

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Remembering Our Beloved Dead

REMEMBERING OUR BELOVED DEAD The month of November is the traditional month for remembering our beloved dead. Everyone is invited to bring photographs of deceased family members and friends to have placed on our “Altarcito de los Muertos” or “Table of Sacred Remembrance”. Please place framed photographs (include Name of Deceased and contact person and phone...

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Saint Margaret Mary Alacoque

The Apostle of the Devotion to the Sacred Heart of Jesus Born: 22 July, 1647 in L’Hautecour, Burgundy, France Died: 17 October, 1690 at Paray-le-Monial Canonized: 1920 by Pope Benedict XV Feast Day: 17 October Patronage: Devotees of the Sacred Heart of Jesus; loss of parents; polio patients Prayer: O Holy...

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