Posted Sept 20, 2019 Thanks to all who worked to make the Festival a success! 60-5 Club meets Sept 24th noon in the Faith Formation 55 years old and up guest welcome bring a dish. English Baptism Class Sept 26th all must pre-register by email to deaconray@ suddenlink.net. Spanish RCIA begins Sept 22nd 3-5 pm Sundays in the Faith Formation Building and English RCIA begins Sept 29th 10:15-12 in FF. Marriage Enrichment Conference At Bishop Gorman School, Tyler Oct 26th. Denim and Diamonds to benefit the Pregnancy Help Center Oct 1st and Life Chain Oct 27th. More infor at the bulletin link in English and Spanish.
Posted Sept. 14th Come out to enjoy Fiestas Patrias Sunday Sept 15 on the church grounds. Food, fun and entertainment for the whole family. St. Patrick School Fundraiser at Chili’s Sept 18 with 15% of your ticket donated to the school 11am-10pm. English Baptism Class Sept 26th all must pre-register by email to deaconray@ suddenlink.net. Spanish RCIA begins Sept 22nd 3-5 pm Sundays in the Faith Formation Building and English RCIA begins Sept 29th 10:15-12 in FF.
Posted Sept. 7th, 2019 Check the bulletin link in English or Spanish for info on Fiestas Patrias meeting Sept 8th with the festival on the church grounds Sept 15th. Ethics and Integrity at St. Andrew’s 2pm Sept 8th, St. Patrick’s school fundraiser at Chili’s Sept 18th, Parents meeting faith formation Sept 11 at 6pm. Our Lady of Fatima Rosary Sept 13 Faith Formation Hall 6pm, Spanish RCIA resumes Sept 22nd 3-5 pm and English RCIA resumes Sept 29th after the 9AM Mass both in the Faith Formation Hall, a marriage enrichment conference is scheduled in Tyler Oct. 27, Life Chain Oct 27th, and Denim and Diamonds Oct 1st.
Posted Aug. 31, 2019 Check the bulletin link in English or Spanish for info on First Friday Masses and adoration, Ethics and Integrity at St. Andrew’s 2pm Sept 8th, St. Patrick’s school fundraiser at Chili’s Sept 18th, Fiestas Patrias meeting Sept 8th with the festival on the church grounds Sept 15th. Parents meeting faith formation Sept 11 at 6pm. Our Lady of Fatima Rosary Sept 13 Faith Formation Hall 6pm, a marriage enrichment conference scheduled in Tyler Oct. 27, Life Chain Oct 27th, and Denim and Diamonds Oct 1st. Church office closed for Labor Day.
Posted Aug. 26, 2019, Please click on the bulletin link for more info in English or Spanish, VERY IMPORTANT, last date for Faith Formation Registration 8/28 in the Faith Formation Building 6-8pm. No Child registered after this, details in bulletin. Fiestas Patrias Meeting Sept 8th 5pm La Salette Hall. Festival is Sept 15th. Raffle tickets are being collected in the office. 60-5 Club meets Aug 27th 12 noon for a potluck in the Faith Formation Hall, Save the date for the Denim and Diamonds Banquet to benefit the Pregnancy Help Center Oct. 1st, and The Word Among Us is available in the office cost is $3 or two for $5.
Posted Aug 17, 2019 VERY IMPORTANT, two dates for Faith Formation Registration 8/21 and 8/28 in the Faith Formation Building 6-8pm. No Child registered after this, details in bulletin. Fiestas Patrias Meeting Aug. 21 7pm La Salette Hall, Sponsors are needed to underwrite the FORMED program contact Ruth Adams at the church office. RCIA begins Sept. 29th with the English group meeting after the 9am Mass and the Spanish group meeting 3-5pm on Sundays.
Posted Aug. 13th, 2019 Holy Day of Obligation Masses at St. Pat’s Vigil Mass Wednesday 14th 7pm English, Thursday 7am English, 7pm Spanish. Office closed Aug. 15th VERY IMPORTANT, two dates for Faith Formation Registration 8/21 and 8/28 in the Faith Formation Building 6-8pm. No Child registered after this, details in bulletin. Fiestas Patrias Meeting Aug. 21 7pm La Salette Hall, Sponsors are needed to underwrite the FORMED program contact Ruth Adams at the church office.
Posted Aug. 3, 2019 Check the bulletin link in English or Spanish for more details on Parish events. VERY IMPORTANT, two dates for Faith Formation Registration 8/21 and 8/28 in the Faith Formation Building 6-8pm. No Child registered after this, details in bulletin. Holy Day of Obligation Masses Assumption of Mary Aug. 14th vigil 7pm in English, Aug 15th 7:30m English and 7pm Spanish. The care Calendar to schedule meal preparation for the Priests is still in use. Go to Carecalendar.org. Calendar ID is 279749 and code is 5747. The monthly edition of The Word Among Us is available in the office for a donation of $3 or 2 issues $5.
Posted July 28th, 2019 Check the bulletin link in English or Spanish for more details on Parish events. VERY IMPORTANT, two dates for Faith Formation Registration 8/21 and 8/28 in the Faith Formation Building 6-8pm. No Child registered after this, details in bulletin. 60-5 Club meets July 30 at 12pm, potluck. Cornhole Tournament July 27 at 3pm at the church, Fiestas Patrias planning July 22nd FF Hall 5pm.
Posted July 13, 2019, Check the bulletin link in English or Spanish for more details of upcoming parish events, school secretary job opening, Fiestas Patrias planning meeting 5pm July 22 FF Hall, Cookout and Cornhole tournament July 27th 3pm church grounds burgers and hotdogs 21 and up sign up details coming, Knights of Columbus officers installation St. Andrew’s parish hall Knights provide roast pork bring a side all invited 6pm July 16th, and new church office hours are in effect and available in bulletin.
Posted July 8, 2019 Right of Christian Initiation info is available for a process to joining the Catholic Faith, conformation and First Communion is available in English or Spanish Please get in touch with this group by calling the church office. Contact St. Patrick School for info on a job opening as secretary. New Church office hours are 8-4 Monday-Friday closed for lunch. Tickets on sale after Masses for July 27th Cornhole Tournament.
Posted July 2, 2019 Knights of Columbus will collect and dispose of tattered U.S. flags. Look of receptacle in church foyer July 7th. Feast of Immaculate Heart of Mary Mass 6:30 pm St. Patrick’s July 2. Job opening for St. Patrick School secretary see details at bulletin link to apply. Mission Rosary Group meets each Tuesday 10 am to 12 in the back room of the church office. 7pm Mass is canceled for July 4th and the office will be closed.
Posted June 22, 2019 Rite of Christian Initiation begins soon. Those interested in the Catholic Church, Baptism, Conformation or the Eucharist please call the Church Office for contact info. Solemnity of the Sacred Heart of Jesus and Immaculate Heart of Mary Mass schedules in the bulletin link, 60-5 Club meets noon June 25th, there is a job opening at St. Andrew’s for office administrator/financial assistant application available in the St. Andrew’s office. Raffle tickets available today at Masses for Fiestas Patrias upcoming on Sept. 15th. Please sign up in the church office for food booths at this celebration. Contact the St. Pat’s Bereavement committee to help with lunch at the Mosaic Center details in bulletin.
Posted June 16, 2019 Solemnity of the Sacred Heart of Jesus and Immaculate Heart of Mary Mass schedules in the bulletin link, 60-5 Club meets noon June 25th, there is a job opening at St. Andrew’s for office administrator/financial assistant application available in the St. Andrew’s office. Raffle tickets available today at Masses for Fiestas Patrias upcoming on Sept. 15th. Please sign up in the church office for food booths at this celebration. Contact the St. Pat’s Bereavement committee to help with lunch at the Mosaic Center details in bulletin.
Posted June 8th, 2019 Details on these upcoming events in at the bulletin link in English or Spanish, Ladies Bunco night at St. Andrew’s June 14th at 6:30. English Baptism Class June 22 details to register in bulletin, Summer Spriitual Resourses can be found at FORMED.org parish access code Q672CK
Posted May 31, 2019 Conformation and First Communion Mass with Bishop Strickland Tuesday June 4th at 6:30. Next week is First Friday Adoration, June 14th is Ladies Bunco night at St. Andrew’s Parish Hall. Info on these and other ongoing parish opportunities at the bulletin link in English and Spanish.
Posted May 25, 2019 Click the bulletin link in English or Spanish for upcoming parish events. All children scheduled for June 4th Confirmation are reminded to go to Confession. Rehearsal for the Confirmation Mass is May 31th at 6pm. Please pick the for for Conformation Certificate in the office. please donate to the Eagle Scout Project benefiting St. Patrick School, and note that the Church office is closed Memorial Day.
Posted May 21st, 2019 Please click the bulletin link for more info, 60-5 Club 12 noon May 21st bring a potluck dish, Contribute to Jackson Boles Eagle Scout Project, A sign for the School by making checks to the school with Eagle Scout Project on the line, check for details of the summer Bible study and how to log onto formed.org for spiritual resources.
Posted May 11, 2019 Click the bulletin link for info on Parish activity. Happy Mother’s Day! Please go by St. Patrick School for the Gordita and Garage Sale Sunday May 12th 10am- 2pm. 60-5 Club meets May 21st at 12 noon. Rosary in the Church Sunday at 8:30am and Tuesdays 7:30.
Posted May 4, 2019 Click the bulletin link for info in English or Spanish. The Rosary will be prayed in church each Sunday at 8:30am and each Tuesday 7:30am. GIFT sessions at 6:30 on Wed. at 6:30 and Sacramental Preparation Tue at 6pm. Check the bulletin for details on Woman’s Summer Bible Study series. If you have an announcement for the bulletin it is due at the office before 11:30 on Wednesdays. Please help us keep the prayer list updated calling the church office 634-6833 to add a person or report and celebrate the Glory to God with their recovery.
Posted April 26th, 2019. This weekend April 28th Mass is at the Lufkin Civic Center Celebrating the 90th Anniversary of the Founding of St. Patrick’s with worship, food and fun. No 9am or 5pm Mass at the Church. Click the bulletin link for more info on the School Green and Gold gala, First Friday schedule, and summer Bible study for Women.
Posted April 19, 2019 Holy Saturday Vigil Mass 9 PM, Sunday April 28th 90th Anniversary Celebration at the Civic Center 11am. Choir rehearsal for 90th celebration Mass April 24th 6:30-8pm, please bring copies of old parish photos or parishioners 90+ for recognition at the Mass. Second collection next week is for the disaster victims at Alto. More info at the bulletin link in English or Spanish.
Posted April 13, 2019 Bulletin posted in English and Spanish at the link. Choir rehearsal for All Holy Week Masses April 17th 6:30 in the church. Music Rehearsal for 90th celebration Mass Apri 14th 2:00-3:30 and April 24th 6:30-8pm in the Church. All are welcome to these practices. Save the date for the 90th celebration Mass April 28th 11am Lufkin Civic Center. The School will be selling tacos 10-2 April 14th. Easter Schedule is in the bulletin.
Posted March 29, 2019 The bulletin is available at the link in English or Spanish. Please check out the Easter Triduum Schedule, First Friday Adoration Schedule, Stations of the Cross on Friday’s during Lent, planning news for the 90th Anniversary Celebration, Details of the free Yoga classes and more.
Posted March 23rd, 2019 Please check the bulletin link in English or Spanish for parish activities, info on the Priest’s care calendar, the Easter Triduum schedule, the St. Andrew’s Penance service on April 1st, The April 28th St. Patrick’s 90th Anniversary Celebration at the Lufkin Civic Center, School Gordita sale on March 24th, 60-5 Club, GIFT Sessions and more.
Posted March 18, 2019 Save the date for the 90th Anniversary Celebration at the Lufkin Civic Center at 11 AM. The committee is looking for photos of family members during the first 25 years of the parish existance. Please bring a COPY to the Church office. Charismatic Prayer Group meets March 19th at 7:30, Penance Servic both parishes at St. Andrew’s April 1st 7-9pm. Stations of the cross are each Friday. Deatils and more activity at the bulletin link.
Posted March 8, 2019 Click the bulletin link for more info on these parish activities: Stations of the Cross 6:30 English 7:30 Spanish each Friday in Lent, No Family Faith Formation during Spring Break resume March 19th and 20th. Penance Service at St. Andrew for both parishes April 1st 7-9 pm. Gorditas on sale at St. Pat’s School Cafeteria Sunday March 10th 10am to 2pm. Charismatic Prayer Group meets March 19th at 7:30, the 90th celebration is April 28th and many more details in bulletin. Sign ups are ongoing for help with meals for our busy priests.
Posted March 2, 2019 Ash Wed Mass schedule is 7 am and 6pm English, 12pm and 8pm Spanish. Stations of the Cross will be each Friday in Lent at 6:30pm English and 7:30 Spanish. Upcoming second collection is for Easter Flowers and the Bishop’s Annual Appeal is ongoing. Please be generous.
Posted 2/26/2019 Please check the bulletin link in English or Spanish for Parish activities. There is an online schedule to sign up for the Priest’s meal preparation care calendar at the link in the bulletin. Login code is 5747. St. Patrick Pot Luck is canceled to focus on preparations for the 90th anniversary celebration on April 28th. First Friday Mass times in bulletin. 60-5 lunch Feb 26th.
Posted 2-16-19 Check the bulletin link for more info in English and Spanish. Parish 90 year anniversary plans are ongoing Friday’s at 6:30 in the Faith Formation Hall. Celebration date is April 28th with Mass scheduled 11am. Check back as more details are available. 60-5 club meeting Feb 26th. Sacramental Prep Class Feb 19th, baptism class Feb. 28th please register by email before the 25th. Please bring by dry palms, there will be a drop off box in foyer.
Posted 2/11/19 Click the bulletin link for more info in English or Spanish on upcoming events. 90 year celebration is changed to April 28th beginning with Mass at 11AM. Planning meetings are Feb 15, 22 and Fridays in March as needed at 6:30 PM in the Faith Formation Hall. GIFT sessions each Wednesday and Sacramental Preparation Tuesday Feb. 12 at 6-8pm. Volunteers are needed to fill time slots 10am-10pm for First Friday Adoration.
Posted Feb 1st, 2018 No planning meeting for Parish 90 year celebration on Feb 8th due to the Taste of Italy dinner and Dance at St. Andrew’s. Tickets on sale after Masses this weekend. Parish Group Leaders should contact the office to update their groups info. GIFT sessions are Wednesdays 6:30-8pm and Sacramental Preparation is Tuesday Feb. 5th 6-8pm in the Faith Formation Building.
Posted Jan 28, 2019 Bulletin is at the link. Check the St. Patrick’s School website for online giving available Jan 29 at 12pm till Jan 30th 12pm to support Catholic Schools week. The School Book Fair is Jan 25-30 3-5PM in the Library. Tickets on sale after Masses for the Taste of Italy Dinner Feb. 8th. 60-5 Club meets Jan 29th, meetings to plan St. Patrick’s 90th year celebration are Fridays at 7 in the Faith Formation building.
This Sunday Jan. 29th there is a community Mass at St. Patrick’s to begin Catholic Schools Week. Students will be alter servers, readers, music ministers, and ushers. There will be potluck brunch (and Loteria!) in the LaSalette Hall immediately following the mass. Knights of Columbus are providing hamburgers and hotdogs, parishioners and those affiliated with the school will bring everything else. Knights will be recruiting new members also.
Posted Jan. 19, 2019 Planning for the St. Patrick’s 90 Year Celebration Begin this Friday Jan 25th 7-8:30 in the Faith Formation Building. Celebration will be March 2nd. A Young Adult Group is forming for St. Pat’s and St. A’s. Contact info in Bulletin. Details for World Marriage Day in Tyler in the bulletin. If you are parish group leader please email or stop by the office with any updated info.
Posted Jan 13, 2019 Please click the bulletin link for more info on these upcoming parish activities. GIFT Sessions resume, Prayer Group meets each Tuesday in La Salette Hall, 60-5 Club meets Jan. 28th, Tickets on sale St. Andrew’s/St. Patrick dinner dance Feb 8th, Baptism Class Jan 24th, and RCIA English sessions at 10:15 and Spanish at 3pm Sundays.
Posted Jan. 4, 2019 Bulletin is bilingual posted at the link. GIFT sessions resume Jan 8th. Baptism classes are Jan. 24th. If you are not registered in the parish pleas do so, forms are available for download on this site. If you would like envelops for your offering please request at the office. If you would like a letter to file with taxes please request at the office.
Posted Dec 26, 2018 Bulletins are posted at the link. Check schedule for First Friday, New Year’s Eve and Solemnity of Mary Mass times.
Posted Dec. 22, 2018 Bulletin is available at link in English and Spanish.
Christmas Mass Schedule:
Dec. 24th 4pm English and 7pm Spanish Dec 25th 8:30 English and 11am Spanish Midnight Mass is at St. Andrew’s
Bishop Eduardo will offer a bilingual Mass Thursday Dec. 27th at 7pm. Potluck in the gym to follow please bring a dish.
Gift Sessions resume Jan 8th.
Christmas Mass schedule published in the Lufkin News was incorrect. Here is the new schedule and other things of note from the bulletin: Dec. 24th 4pm English and 7pm Spanish Dec 25th 8:30 English and 11am Spanish Midnight Mass is at St. Andrew’s
Last day for Angel Tree is Dec 16th, Dec 18th is last GIFT Session till Jan. 8, 2019
December Christmas Gathering “Gifts of the Wise Men at St. Andrew’s Parish Hall on Dec 18th 6-8 pm. Hear a presentation, bring an ornament for ornament exchange and cost of DIY gift/ornament making $6 or 3 for $15. Refreshments provided.
Church office closed 24th, 25th, 26th, 31st and Jan 1st.
Posted Dec. 2nd, 2018 On this First Sunday of Advent you can click on the bulletin link for Holy Day Mass times, First Friday Mass times and Our Lady of Guadalupe Schedule. Salvation Army Angel Tree angels are available in the church office. 60-5 Christmas Party is Dec. 11th. GIFT Session is Dec. 4th on Reconciliation please bring $20 for the book.
Posted Nov. 22nd. 2018 Happy Thanksgiving. Check the bulletin link for Holy Day Mass Times, information on St. Andrew’s gala, Our Lady of Guadalupe Procession and the 60-5 Christmas party.
Posted Nov. 20th, 2018 The bulletin is at the link in English or Spanish. No GIFT sessions Thanksgiving week, The Office is closed Nov 22 and 23. Thanksgiving Day Mass 9am. Check bulletin for info on 60-5 Christmas Party, RCIA Rite of Acceptance, Holy Day of Obligation for the Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception Mass schedule, the Healthy Diet Tips from the parish nurse and more.
Posted 11,11, 2018 Check the bulletin link for information in English or Spanish. GIFT sessions are Wednesday nights 6:30-8:00 with second year confirmation family workshop 11-13 at 6pm, parish health tips, listing of St. Pat’s men and woman in the Armed Forces, and Love INC Manger Network application info.
Posted Nov. 5th, 2018 Check this week’s bulletin at the link for Parish Health Tips, application info for Love INC. Manger Network application, GIFT session info and Rosary Prayer Times.
Posted Oct 20th, Please click the bulletin link for details on these upcoming events and more. Reception for Father Hank Oct 22nd at 7Pm , GIFT session @1 Oct 23, Baptism Class Oct 25, and Holy Day Mass schedule.
Posted Oct 6, 2018 Today is the Craft Fair, Sunday Oct 7th is the United in Jesus Mass at the downtown Convention Center. Farewell and great job Father Hank welcome to our new pastor Father Guillermo Gabriel-Maisonet. Life Chain is Sunday at 2, check bulletin link for info on Public Rosary, Mini retreat fior ladies, alter servers and faith formation first Family workshop.
Posted Sept 29th 2018 Check this week’s bulletin for info on upcoming events. Spanish Baptism Classes, United in Jesus Mass on Oct 7th 11am at the Civic Center, training meeting for Spanish readers, contact numbers for the 46 Rosaries, Life Chain, Pumpkin Patch, the Oct 6th Gift and Craft Fair and much more.
Posted Sept 24th, 2018 Check the bulletin for details on Ministry Training for ushers, Eucharistic Ministers, and lectors Wed. 26th 6pm in the Church. Life Chain is Oct 7th. United in Jesus Mass Choir rehearsal Sept 30th, 2pm in the church. Faith Formation and Youth Group begin Oct 3rd, Young singles organizational meeting is in planning stages, Alter Server Training Sept 30, Craft Fair Oct 6th, 60-5 Sept 25th, Sanctity of Life Banquet Oct 8 in Tyler.
Posted Sept. 15th Check the bulletin in English and Spanish for details. RCIA and RICA begin the weekend, United in Jesus Choir rehearsal 2pm Sunday 16th, Ladies Gathering meets Sept 21, Faith Formation and Youth Group begin Oct 3rd, Young singles organizational meeting, Catechist needed, Pastoral Council members needed, Alter Server Training Sept 30, Craft Fair Oct 6th, 60-5 Sept 25th, Sanctity of Life Banquet Oct 8 in Tyler.
Posted Sept. 8, 2018 Check the English bulletin link of info on the United in Jesus Mass at the Civic Center on Oct. 7th and all are invited to choir rehearsals that begin 9/9/18 in the church at 2pm. Alter server training is Sept 30th. Gift and Craft Fair Oct 6th with booths still available. Check bulletin for Faith Formation meetings and English volunteers are needed. Liturgy Fair is next weekend with sign weekend Sept 16th. Guadaupano Ministry meets the 12th of each month for the Rosary.
Posted Aug 31, 2018 Only the Spanish bulletin available but remember Father Jim’s mission at St. Andrew’s Sept. 3, St. Pat’s Sept 4th and back to St. Andrew’s Sept 5th each night begins at 6:30. Faith Formation registration is ongoing, Youth Group begins Sept 5th and RCIA/RCIA sessions began on Sept. 16 with all contact info on the main parish website.
Posted Aug. 27, 2018 Mark your calendars for the upcoming United in Jesus Mass at the Lufkin Civic Center Oct 7th. Details on combined choir rehearsals in the bulletin. Please check the dates and times for Father Jim Mission sponsored by St. Patrick’s and St. Andrew’s. This week is first Friday and the gift and craft fair booths are still available. Faith Formation is ongoing and Sacramental Preparation has a mandatory meeting 9/11/18 in the Faith Formation Building at 6:30.
Posted Aug. 17th Click the bulletin link in English or Spanish for information on upcoming parish events. Plan to attend Father Jim’s Mission. He will speak at all English Masses Sept 1st and 2nd as well as the Mission Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday nights at 6:30. Contact Ray Vann for Baptism class info his info in the bulletin. Faith Formation registration is ongoing with the schedule posted on the main church web site. Details on the Bishop’s Sanctity of Life Banquet in bulletin, 60-5 club meeting and craft fair details.
Posted Aug. 12, 2018 Click the bulletin link for information Holy Day Masses, info on becoming a Pastoral Council Member, save the date for Father Jim’s Mission, St. Patrick School starts Aug. 14th, register for Faith Formation, and the Oct. 1st Gift and Craft Fair.
Posted July 21, 2018 Check the bulletin link in English or Spanish for details on 60-5 Club meeting, Adoration sign up, St. Benedict Spanish Prayer Group, Faith Formation Sign up, Save $50 with St. Patrick School Registration before Aug, 1st, Sacristy Ministry meeting details, and Ethics and Integrity Training schedule.
Posted July 14, 2018 No Spanish Bulletin to post yet but please check the English Bulletin link for the top 10 reasons to choose St. Patrick Catholic School, Vacancies available or First Friday Adoration sign up, Ethics and Integrity Training schedule for those involved in Parish Ministries, and Catholic Charities donations for detained immigrant children are still being taken in the office.
Posted July 7, 2017 Click the English or Spanish Bulletin link for more info on Parish Activity. Call the Faith Formation Office, pictures are ready, Wooden Rosaries for sale in the church office, $5, Religious items for sale in the school Religion Department, the office is collecting items for immigrant children shelters, Parish Ethics and integrity trainings are set for this month, and alter servers are needed for all Mass times.