Parish News & Prayer List

For a listing of all parish events and liturgies please visit our parish calendar.

“Hospitality Sunday” occurs every last Sunday of the month, join us in the parish hall after the 9 am, 11 am, and 1 pm Masses for free coffee and donuts.

Planning on getting married? Desiring to have your marriage blessed? Good News!! We will be offering the required Marriage Preparation courses here at St. Rose of Lima to be held Saturday, March 3 and Saturday, March 10 from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. You must attend both classes in order to receive a Certificate of Completion. Cost of the course is $100.00 per couple which includes: workbooks, snacks, and lunch both days. Registration must be completed through the Parish Office. As a reminder, 1 year to 6 months notice is required in order to schedule a wedding at SRL. If you have any questions, please contact the Parish Office at 210-675-1920.

Every Friday during Lent at 7 p.m., in the main Church, we will pray the devotion of “The Way of the Cross“.

Beginning Friday March 2nd and concluding March 23rd, immediately following “The Way of the Cross” our pastor Fr. Steven will be presenting a series of 4 talks on the theme “From Ashes to the Living Flame of Love – A journey from Lent to Pentecost“, the talks will be in English. Everyone is invited to attend.

Knights of Columbus Annual Lenten Fish Fry Fridays– Every Friday, February 16 – March 23 from 6-9 p.m. in the Parish Hall. K of C fish fry see pdf file for more information

Knights of Columbus & Columbiettes Casino Night – Saturday February 24th 6pm-11pm in the parish hall
Casino Night Flyer see pdf file for more information

St. Vincent de Paul Rummage Sale – March 24th
SVDP Rummage Sale Flyer see pdf file for more information

Fiesta Medal Madness Event – March 23 – 5-9 p.m. in the Parish Hall
Sponsored by the St. Rose of Lima Altar Society
Fiesta Medal Madness Flyer Medal Madness Registration form see pdf files for more information


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Let us pray for…

FERNANDO FLORES III, YVONNE DE LEON, HOPE TREVINO, FRANK BLAHA, CHARLES BROWN, MIKE YOUNG, MARY GUTIERREZ, STEVEN TALAMANTEZ, MARY ANN SAGOR, DAVID SAGOR, MICKEY STASKAVAGE, BELIA P. RUIZ, LEONOR ZAMARRON, SYLVIA VARELA

Mass Intentions are accepted in the Parish Office, the suggested donation is $5.

Code of Canon Law States

THE OFFERING GIVEN FOR THE CELEBRATION OF MASS

Can. 945 §1. In accord with the approved practice of the Church, any priest celebrating or concelebrating is permitted to receive an offering to apply the Mass for a specific intention. 2. It is recommended earnestly to priests that they celebrate Mass for the intention of the Christian faithful, especially the needy, even if they have not received an offering.

Can. 946 The Christian faithful who give an offering to apply the Mass for their intention contribute to the good of the Church and by that offering share its concern to support itsministers and works.

Can. 947 Any appearance of trafficking or trading is to be excluded entirely from the offering forMasses.

Welcome to St. Rose

Thank you for visiting our Parish site. We welcome you! Please explore our website to learn more about our Parish and its many ministries and services. We hope this website will help you to grow in your faith and love for God: Father, Son, and Holy Spirit.  If you are considering the possibility of joining our faith community, please know that you would be most welcome at worship and as a member of our family of Faith. St. Rose of Lima parish is a diverse community filled with families of all ages. Please contact our Parish Office if there are any ways that we can serve you. Blessings.  210-675-1920

Archdiocesan Capital Campaign

The Archdiocese of San Antonio is conducting our first capital campaign in over 60 years, On the Way – ¡Ándale!.

The archdiocese currently serves a growing population of 2.6 million people in 19 counties throughout South Central Texas.  Over the next decade, nearly 200,000 Catholics are expected to move into our area.  Our growth as a faith community is truly a blessing!  Extensive investment is needed to continue to meet the human and spiritual needs of the faithful in our area.

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Archdiocesan News and Events

For Upcoming Archdiocesan Events, July 2017-June 2018 click HERE.

Archdiocese of San Antonio Firearm Policy

For the peace of mind of our church family, we want to inform you that individuals may not enter church property with a firearm. We appreciate your compliance with this policy.

PURSUANT TO SECTION 30.06, PENAL CODE (TRESPASS BY LICENSE HOLDER WITH A CONCEALED HANDGUN), A PERSON LICENSED UNDER SUBCHAPTER H, CHAPTER 411, GOVERNMENT CODE (HANDGUN LICENSING LAW), MAY NOT ENTER THIS PROPERTY WITH A CONCEALED HANDGUN.

CON FORME A LA SECCION 3006 DEL CODIGO PENAL (TRASPASAR PORTANDO ARMAS DE FUEGO CON L1CENCIA) PERSONAS CON L1CENCIA BAJO DEL SUB-CAPITULO H, CAPITULO 411, CODIGO DE GOBIERNO (LEY DE PORTAR ARMAS), NO DEBEN ENTRAR A ESTA PROPRIEDAD PORTANDO UN ARMA DE FUEGO.

PURSUANT TO SECTION 30.07, PENAL CODE (TRESPASS BY LICENSE HOLDER WITH AN OPENLY CARRIED HANDGUN), A PERSON LICENSED UNDER SUBCHAPTER H, CHAPTER 411, GOVERNMENT CODE (HANDGUN LICENSING LAW), MAY NOT ENTER THIS PROPERTY WITH A HANDGUN THAT IS CARRIED OPENLY.

CON FORME A LA SECCION 3007 DEL CODIGO PENAL (TRASPASAR PORTANDO ARMAS DE FUEGO AL AIRE LIBRE CON LICENCIA) PERSONAS CON LICENCIA BAJO DEL SUB-CAPITULO H, CAPITULO 411, CODIGO DE GOBIERNO (LEY DE LICENCIA DE PORTAR ARMAS, NO DEBEN ENTRAR A ESTA PROPRIEDAD PORTANDO UN ARMA DE FUEGO AL AIRE LIBRE.

This Policy does not prohibit clergy from lawfully and securely possessing a weapon in their residence which may be owned, leased, or operated by the Archdiocese, nor does it prohibit an individual from possessing a firearm in a locked vehicle parked in or traveling through a parking area.

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ConnectNow

With our recent changeover to the ConnectNow Family Directory database, we can offer our church members access anytime and anywhere to their own church records from any Web-enabled device.

In order to be ready to obtain an income tax statement in early January, we encourage you to register for ConnectNow, the church database, to enable you to print out your tax statement without having to wait for it.

Click HERE for more information.