Sunday January 13, 2008       Saint Peter the Apostle Catholic Church

                                                         320 College Blvd., Grenada, MS 38901
                                                                         (662) 226-2490
                                                            Father Martin Ruane, Pastor




BIBLE SCHOOL - We are hoping that all our children will return to bible school this week grades 3 & 4 year olds thru grade 12. Classes begin at 10:15am today.   


R                  Your prayers are requested for the happy repose of the soul of Mary Lou Caldwell,

I                    Harvey Caldwell’s mother whom the Lord called home after a long sickness.

P                   May she rest in peace.


R.C.I.A. – The RCIA class will not start back until Tuesday the 22nd of January, right after the 6:00pm Mass.


IF ***** If for any reason you are unable to serve as Lector or Eucharist Minister when assigned Please make every effort to get a replacement.  Thank You


WORDS OF WISDOM – I am a big believer in the ‘mirror test.’ All that matters is if you can look in the mirror and honestly tell the person you see there, that you’ve done your best.  (John McKay)


SEARCH – Roman Catholic Diocese of Jackson, Mississippi

                     Search for Christian Maturity Retreat February 22-24, 2008

                         Camp Wesley Pines, Gallman

                         High School Seniors and Juniors

                         Cost $120.00

                         Deadline:  January 25th, 2008 (space is very limited and Seniors will get priority)

                         Youth should register online now at:  WWW.JACKSONSEARCH.COM

                         Questions? Call Jeff and Ann Cook at 601-624-7697 or email 



Eucharistic Ministers/Sat.  Jan. 19th – Joan Westin, Karla Houston, Rosemary Merriman-------------------Lector – Bob Smith

Eucharistic Ministers/Sun. Jan. 20th – David Upchurch, Jeannie Logan, Ben Logan-------------------------Lector – Beth Logan



LITURGICAL MINISTERSDuring these holiday month’s people are frequently out of town on weekends. Please contact somebody to take your place if you are unable to serve on your weekend.


USHERS AND LECTORS We thank our parishioners who serve as faithfully at ushers and lectors at Mass. We are always in need of additional ushers and lectors and if anyone is interested please call the rectory or let Father Ruane know.


BULLETIN ANNOUNCEMENTS - The deadline for announcements will be on Thursday at noon. 

Please contact the rectory at 226-2490, or send an email to


SICK/HOMEBOUND/HOSPITALIZED - If you have anyone who is ill or homebound, or hospitalized please contact the rectory so they can be added to our prayer list and Father Ruane can visit with them and pray for them.


                                                                         WEEKLY MASS CALENDAR


Mass Dates                                          Mass Times                                Mass Intentions


Saturday, January 12                                      6:00 pm – St. Peter                                  Paddy Ruane – RIP

Sunday, January 13                                    9:00 am - St. Peter                                             People of St. Peter Parish

Sunday, January 13                                    11:15am – St. John                            People of St. John Parish

Monday, January 14                                      8:00 am - St. Peter                                             Michael J. Stuebben Jr. - RIP

Tuesday, January 15                                      6:00pm – St. Peter                                            Communion Service

Wednesday, January 16                                             8:00am - St. Peter                           Special Intentions - MR

Thursday, January 17                                       6:00 pm - St. Peter                                              Mary Denton - RIP

Friday, January 18                                    8:00 am – St. Peter                                            Fr. Tom Ruane - RIP


                                                         PRAYER LIST


Carol Artman, Jerome Beard, John Bell, Mark Bowles, James Bruno, George Burleson, Delsie Burton,

Audrey Carter, John Collier, Kelly Collier, Thomas Collier, Sarah Criss, Betsy Elliott, Mary Enriquez,

Maria Evangelista, Walter Fariss, Valinten Gagaboan, Mary  Gessler, Cled Gregory, Bonita Henson,

Leonard Janiszewski, Ann Kraus, Lisa Kraus, Rodney Lippincott, Dixie Lyons, Adelfia Marascalco,

Charlie Marascalco, Dona Marascalco, Joseph Marascalco, Laurie Marascalco, Louise Marascalco,

Robbie Marascalco, Jody McAnnally, Betty McCormick, Amanda McGee, Johnny Michelle, Mitch Mitchell, Bobby Monahan, Lois Newton, Sarah Powell, Jamie Pritchard, Eydie Ricks, Ralph Roe, Lizzie Roberts,

Sister Anthony Ruane, David Shiver III, Suzette Stuebben, Larry Stokes, Henry Theis, Anne Upchurch,

Carl Walker, Jan Walker, Doral Wesley, Marguarite Womble, Betty Yonak.


COLLECTIONS             January 6                                                    BIRTHDAYS

Offertory                                       $5,138.00                                                                   Jan. 13 – Karen Munstenteiger

Local Donor                              $2,500.00                                                                      

Local Donor                              $1,000.00                                                                      

Building Fund                           $1,377.50                                                                      

Saltillo Mission                         $     85.00                                                                          

Catholic Home Missions           $     28.00                                                                          








LITURGICAL APPOINTMENTS - Please contact the church office to participate in the Liturgy.


PLEASE REMEMBER… check thermostats, lights, doors, and clean up when leaving our buildings.  We have received some high utility bills for the Family Life Center, please turn things off,                          

check thermostats, check lights, etc.


KNIGHTS OF COLUMBUS - If you would like to contribute to the Chris Harris Scholarship Fund, please send memorials to Knights of Columbus, PO Box 1822, Grenada, MS 38901.