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    • Upcoming Events

      Altar Server Training
      August 22nd

      at 10:00am in the Church
      for new servers and experienced
      servers who want a refresher
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      Want to
      Become Catholic?

      Orientation for the Fall Session
      Thursday, August 21st at 7pm
      in the old Parish Hall
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      Donut Holes
      For the Feast of
      St. Bartholomew
      Sunday, August 24th
      in the Courtyard

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      Our Next Natural Family
      Planning Classes
      Begin August 24th
      1:00 - 4:00pm in T-16
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      Support Group for those
      Separated or Divorced
      Mondays,  at 6:00pm
      in PC Room 207

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      Sign Up for Bible Study
      and Apologetics Classes

       Through the end of August 
      Check the Bulletin for Details
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      CCE Classes Begin in Sept.
      Sunday Classes Begin Sept 7th
      Wednesday and Thursday Classes
      Begin Sept. 17th and 18th 

      Class Rosters will be posted
      on the REC doors by Sept 7th

       

    • Clergy

      Clergy

      Fr. Wayne Wilkerson, Pastor

      Fr. David Garnier,
      Parochial Vicar


      Deacon William Wagner,
      Pastoral Assistant


      Deacon Art Chin-Fatt,
      Director of Liturgy


      Deacon Michael McGuire

      Deacon Gordon Robertson 


      Deacon Rolando Garcia
      Hispanic Ministry

      Deacon Humberto Carrasco
      Hispanic Ministry, Dir. Maintenance

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    • Mass Times

      Parish Office Hours:
         Monday - Friday:  (closed for lunch)
         8:30 am - 12:30pm and 1:30pm - 5:00 pm

         Tel. 281 391 4758    Fax  281 391 3978

      Weekend Masses:
         Saturday: 5:00 pm (English)
         Sundays: 7:30am, 9:00am, and 
         10:45am (English),
         12:30 pm,  and 2:15pm (Spanish),
         5:00 pm Youth Mass 

      Parish Nursery Open (Childcare for ages 18mo-4yrs)  during 9:00am, 10:45am, and 12:30pm Sunday Masses, in the Family Life Ctr.


         Monday - Friday
         6:30am (English, in the Chapel) and
        8:30 am (English, in the Church)

        On government holidays there is often
             no 6:30am Mass

         1st Saturday:  8:30am
         Mass with the Anointing of the Sick
               (English, in the Church)

         Tuesday: 7:00pm
              (Spanish, in the Church) 


      Holy Days of Obligation:  Dates Listed
         7:00 pm Vigil Mass
         8:30 am, Noon, 5:00 pm and 7:00 pm


      Reconciliation/Confessions: 
      NEW TIMES Begin September 1, 2014

         Tuesday: 6:00 - 6:45 pm  → 5:30-6:30pm
         Saturday: 4:00 - 4:45 pm → 3:30-4:30pm


      Perpetual Adoration:
         Mary's Chapel: 24 hours a day
         from 6:00 pm Sun - Saturday noon


      Eucharistic Benediction:
         Wednesday evening at 7:00 pm


      Rosary:   30 minutes before:
         8:30 am weekday Mass, and
         5:00 pm Saturday and
         7:30 am Sundays Masses


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      ANOINTING OF THE SICK 
      First Saturday 8:30am in the Church

      The Sacrament of Anointing is the proper sacrament for those whose health is seriously impaired by sickness or old age. Through this sacrament the Church supports the sick in coping with their illness and continues our Lord’s work of healing. This sacrament is available during the Mass on the First Saturday of each month. The elderly, the seriously ill and those preparing for major surgery are urged to take advantage of this opportunity.

       

    • Want to Become Catholic?
      RCIA Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults

      Find Out How to Become Catholic!

      Fall Orientation Thursday, August 21st
      Sessions Begin Thursday, August 28th
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      Evenings of Inquiry are
      held the 2nd Monday of Every Month
      in the FLC  Conference Room

       
    • Giving

      Capital Campaign Phase II
      Phase II of our Capital Campaign, to pay for the construction of our new Family Life Center, was a three-year campaign that runs through Dec. 2015. Parishioners are encouraged to continue to fulfill their pledges each month.  If you have not yet pledged, it is not too late to support this project.  We were able to avoid paying interest on a loan by borrowing money from other funds here at St. Bartholomew and we are using your pledge payments to replenish these accounts.
       
      More information & Pledge forms here. 

      Mas informacion y promesa aqui el formulario.  


      We have printed special "yellow" envelopes to be used for all Phase II pledge payments. Parishioners who receive envelopes in the mail from OSV will get a few of these special envelopes in their packet every other month.  If you need more, or if you are not signed up for OSV envelopes, additional "yellow" envelopes are available in the Narthex or at the Parish Office.  Using these special envelopes for your pledge payments will make it easier for us to record and track donations to Phase II of our Capital Campaign.

      If you make a Phase II donation without a yellow envelope, please write your parish ID# and the words "Capital Campaign" on the memo line of your check.



      Make your giving easier by signing up for automatic payments through www.parishpay.com.  It is easy to set up.  Select "register" underneath LOGIN and search by zipcode 77493.  Use the St. Bartholomew - Katy account for regular giving and second collections, and for Phase II of our Capital Campaign. Create a username and password.  You can make changes later as needed.  (PLEASE do not use The Pray Grow Give account, it was for Phase I pledges.) 
       

      Have You Run Out of
      Contribution Envelopes?

      We no longer give out boxes of envelopes from the office, instead, pre-printed contribution envelopes are mailed directly to parishioners, from the company "Our Sunday Visitor".  Please call the parish office to be added to this mailing list.  We are currently updating this list and DELETING the names of parishioners who are not using their envelopes regularly. If you find that you are no longer receiving envelopes and would like to be put back on the mailing list, please call Diana at the parish office, 281-391-4758 ext. 410. 

      Fund Designation is Important!
      When you intend for your contribution to go into a specific fund, such as the Capital Campaign or Building Fund, or for a special collection, please mark your intention on your contribution envelope or check.  If we cannot determine which fund you intended, there may be a discrepancy in your contribution statement. 
       

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    • Liturgicial Ministries

      3rd Quarter 2014

       

    • Sacramental Preparation

       

      Baptism

      Families must live within the parish boundaries. Our next classes will be offered at 7– 8:30pm,  October 20 & 27, 2014, in the Family Life Center Auditorium. The attendance of both parents is mandatory. Babysitting is available. You must call the office to register and to request babysitting before the classes. A $10 book fee will be collected at the first class. Couples should attend classes while pregnant. Godparents are strongly encouraged to attend as well. A copy of your child’s birth certificate is required.  More Info

      Bautismo
      Las familias deben de vivir en el área de San Bartolomé. Nuestras próximas clases serán el 17 y 24 de Noviembre del 2014 de las 7:00 a 8:30 pm  en el Centro de Familia Vida.  Las clases son obligatorias para los dos padres.  El cuidado de los niños esta disponible. Deben de llamar la oficina para registrarse y pedir a la guaderia.  Su costo es de $10 por materiales.  Se recomienda que los padrinos también asistan.  Las parejas pueden asistir a estas clases durante el embarazo. Una copia del acta de nacimiento de sus niño es necesario y antes de programar el bautismo. Mas Informacion  

      Matrimony

      Engaged couples desiring to be married at St. Bartholomew should contact a parish priest or deacon at least (6) months prior to desired date. More Info

      Matrimonio
      Las Parejas que desean contraer matrimonio en la Iglesia deben llamar a uno de los Sacerdotes o al diácono por lo menos seis (6) meses antes de la fecha que desean para la boda.

      Anointing of the Sick

      If you are seriously ill or will be entering the hospital, you are invited to receive the sacrament of Anointing of the Sick at 8:30am Mass on the first Saturday of the month, or by appointment. It is the Catholic belief that sacramental anointing provides both spiritual and physical strength. Please call the parish office to request a hospital or home visit.

      Sacramento de la Unción de los Enfermos
      Si usted está seriamente enfermo o va a ser ingresado al hospital, usted está invitado a recibir el Sacramento de la Unición de los Enfermos cada primer sábado del mes en la Misa de las 8:30am, o por cita a cualquier otra hora. La fe Católica nos dice que este sacramento provee fortaleza tanto fisica como espiritual.  Llame a la oficina Parroquia si necesita una visita al hospital o en su casa.

      Communion for the Sick
      If you or a loved one are homebound or in the hospital, we can bring the Eucharist to you on Sunday. Call the parish office to arrange a visit.

      Para los Enfermos
      Si usted or algún ser querido están postrado en cama en su casa o en el Hospital, podemos llevarle la Eucaristia el Domingo. Llama a la oficina de la Parroquia para una visita.


       

    • Parish Library, in the REC
      The Parish Library is closed for the summer.  Books may be returned at the Parish Office during regular office hours.  Check back here for special hours and our fall reopening date.

      Parish Library / Online Catalog
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