Sunday January 20, 2008       Saint Peter the Apostle Catholic Church

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




Marti Gras – The Knights of Columbus will be preparing their favorite dish red beans and rice on fat Tuesday the night before Ash Wednesday. This will take place approximately at 6:30pm to 7:00pm Tuesday, right after the 6:00pm Mass.

Please Note: Parishioners are encouraged to bring salads and if the children don’t like red beans and rice, hot dogs will be provided.          


R.C.I.A. – The RCIA class will meet this Tuesday immediately after the 6:00pm Mass. Topic to be discussed, General Introduction to the Sacraments and the Sacrament of Baptism.

Please Note: Any body who may have a child for Baptism is especially encouraged to attend.


Prayer Vigil – Please pray for a great respect for the most defenseless of God’s people, the little ones who have not yet come into this world. Pray especially for a change of heart for those who see no harm in abortion.


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 


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


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.


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.



Eucharistic Ministers/Sat.  Jan. 26th – Jerome Boudreax, Dorothy Howell, Rosemary Merriman-------Lector – Dan Buzzarde

Eucharistic Ministers/Sun. Jan. 27th – Dorothy Marascalco, Sam Marascalco, Kathleen Cooper---Lector – Vickie McKnight



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

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

                                                                         WEEKLY MASS CALENDAR


Mass Dates                                          Mass Times                                Mass Intentions


Saturday, January 19                                      6:00 pm – St. Peter                                  Special Intentions – MR

Sunday, January 20                                    9:00 am - St. Peter                                             People of St. Peter Parish

Sunday, January 20                                    11:15am – St. John                            People of St. John Parish

Monday, January 21                                      8:00 am - St. Peter                                             Sick & Suffering - MR

Tuesday, January 22                                      6:00pm – St. Peter                                            Francis Pear - RIP

Wednesday, January 23                                             8:00am - St. Peter                           Mary Denton - RIP

Thursday, January 24                                       6:00 pm - St. Peter                                             Frances Pear - RIP

Friday, January 25                                    8:00 am – St. Peter                                           Ed Somers - 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 13                                                       BIRTHDAYS

Offertory                                   $1,824.00                                                                         Jan. 19 – Irene Stark

Building Fund                        $   950.50                                                                         Jan. 21 – Jeannie Logan   

Saltillo Mission                      $   980.00                                                                         Jan. 22 – Tootie Perrin       

                                                                                                                                        Jan. 22 – Jan Guilambo

                                                                                                                                        Jan. 25 – Raymond Liberto









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.