Sunday October 26, 2008   Saint Peter the Apostle Catholic Church

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



JR.C.Y.O: The 6th 7th and 8th grade students met this past Wed. night and were very excited about starting a  Jr. CYO Group. They will meet every Wednesday night at 6:30pm in the Family Life Center. Those interested should bring $3.00 ea. to cover cost for pizza. The Jr. CYO Officers are as follows: Jamie Fortier, President; Don Tartt, Vice President; Mitchell Sones, Secretary/Treasure/Chaplain; Daulton Byars, Communications Chairman. The Jr. CYO will work to combine fellowship, service and fun to bring our Middle students together as a group. We hope all our Middle School Students will come and join us. 


BORN AGAIN We congratulate Buddy and Miriam Honeycutt who’s infant grandchild, Micha Brayden Deen, will be reborn in the waters of Baptism on Sunday November 2nd, 2:00pm at St. Peter Church.

May God Bless the entire family.


KNIGHTS OF COLUMBUS Next Sunday, 11/2/08, our Church Family will have a Memorial Service of Rosary and Benediction in honor of our dear departed ones. Following the Rosary and Benediction in the Church we will have a cover dish (potluck) in the Family Life Center. Please make note!


THANK YOU The Knights of Columbus and St. Peter Church Family would like to thank Don and Julia Tartt for donating a file cabinet to the Knights of Columbus.


R.C.I.A. You are invited to join us this Tuesday evening after the 6:00pm Mass to continue our discussion of our Catholic Faith.


THE RENEW “WHY CATHOLIC?” PROGRAM Has gotten off to a good start in our parish. It is still not too late to join a small group. We wish to thank the organizing committee and all the parishioners who have graciously volunteered their homes for meetings or volunteered to lead the groups. For information on joining a group, please call Gerry Morris at 417-1160 or the Rectory at 226-2490.


Jesuit Spirituality Center The Jesuit Spirituality Center, St. Charles College in Grand Coteau, Louisiana is pleased to offer in 2008…Individually directed retreats – Nov. 3-12, Nov. 17-26, Nov. 26-30, Dec. 8-17. For application form, please go on line to: <> or call 337-662-5251 M-F 8:00-5:00.

Staying Sober with the 12 Steps Dec. 3-7. Presenter: Fr. Tom Weston, S.J. Topics include dealing with anger, guilt, shame and embarrassment, and learning to trust. Alcoholics are welcome. For an application form, please visit our web site: <> or call 337-662-5251 M-F 8:00-5:00.


THE SEVENTH HISPANIC ENCUENTRO There will be a gathering of the Hispanic community (and those who speak Spanish) from around the diocese on Saturday, November 8th, 8:30-5:30 at the Leflore County Civic Center, Greenwood MS. Our theme is “Together on a Journey of Hope.” We ask the non-Hispanic community to share this day with us through your prayers and fasting that God may bless the Hispanic community, as well as, our entire Catholic diocese that we all may be one.
For further information contact Br. Ted at 601-949-6931. 


                                                           REAL FRIEND TEST! 

A simple friend, when visiting, acts like a guest…                    A simple friend brings a bottle of wine to your party.

A real friend opens your refrigerator & helps                            A real friend comes early to help you cook & stays late to   

himself & doesn’t feel even the least bit weird                          help you clean. 

shutting your ‘Pepsi drawer’ with her foot!                               A simple friend hates it when you call after they’ve gone to bed.

A simple friend, has never seen you cry.                                   A real friend asks you why you took so long to call.

A real friend shoulder is soggy from your tears.                       A simple friend doesn’t know your parents’ first names.                

A real friend has their phone numbers in his address book.               A simple friend seeks to talk to you about your problems.

A simple friends wonders about your romantic History.                   A real friend seeks to help you with your problems.                                                           

A real friend could blackmail you with it!                                         A simple friend expects you to always be there for them.      

A simple friend thinks the friendship is over when you have            A real friend expects to always be there for you!

an argument.                                                                                       When you are down to nothing

A real friend calls you after you had a fight.                                      God is up to something.



Eucharistic Ministers/Sat Oct 25th Karla Houston, Jerome Boudreax, Dorothy Howell----------Lector – Irene Stark

Eucharistic Ministers/Sun Oct 26thDorothy Marascalco, Jeannie Logan, Ben Logan-----Lector – Sam Marascalco


                                                                          WEEKLY MASS CALENDAR


Mass Dates                                        Mass Times                                      Mass Intentions


Saturday, Oct 25                          6:00pm – St. Peter                               Louis Bennett - MR

Sunday, Oct 26                                         9:00am St. Peter                                                People of St. Peter Parish

Sunday, Oct 26                                       11:15am – St. John                                    People of St. John Parish

Monday, Oct 27                                        8:00am St. Peter                                                Mary Finnerty - RIP

Tuesday, Oct 28                                        6:00pm – St. Peter                                   Unfulfilled Intentions

Wednesday, Oct 29                                    8:00am – St Peter                                     John Ward - RIP

Thursday, Oct 30                                      6:00pm St. Peter                                   Special Intentions - MR

Friday, Oct 31                                            8:00am – St. Peter                                   O. Royce - RIP




Randy Aldridge, Carol Artman, Jerome Beard, John Bell, Mike Bowles, James Bruno, Angela Brunson,

George Burleson, Delsie Burton, Audrey Carter, Carolyn Cerniglia, Nancy Cerniglia, John Collier, Kelly Collier, Thomas Collier, James E. Cook, Jeanette Cook, Helen Corbett, Cynthia Correro, Sarah Criss, Mary Enriquez, Maria Evangelista, Walter Fariss, Allie Fava, Brenda Ferguson, Bill Finch, Shirley Fowler, Valinten Gagaboan,

Mary Gessler, Robert Gilreath, Chip Graham, Linda Gravlee, Bonita Henson, Rick Holmes, James Huddleston,

Leonard Janiszewski, Rodney Lippincott, Bobby Love, Adelfia Marascalco, Charlie Marascalco,

Dona Marascalco, Joseph Marascalco, Laurie Marascalco, Louise Marascalco, Jody McAnnally,

Betty McCormick, Amanda McGee, Johnny Michelle, Mitch Mitchell, Marietta Morrison, Lois Newton,

Roger Patterson, Sarah Powell, Jamie Pritchard, Eydie Ricks, Ralph Roe, Sister Anthony Ruane, Ben Sanders, David Shiver III, David Sintes, Suzette Stuebben, Larry Stokes, Dan Thompson Jr., Anne Upchurch, Carl Walker, Jan Walker, Lisa Ward, Marguarite Womble, Betty Yonak.


Collections, Oct. 19th               Next Special Collection:   BIRTHDAYS………………          

General Fund             $1,979.45              November 2nd for           Oct 26 – Virginia Boone    Oct 30 -  Julia Tartt

Building Fund              $ 770.50            Diocesan Missions           Oct 29 – Dion Sones          Oct 31 – Jo Langham

Aged & Infirmed          $105.00         Today’s Collection:        Oct 29 – Cecilia Livingston       

       Priest                                                               None                            Oct 29 – Rusty Stewart

Propagation of the Faith    $818.00                                                 


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


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.


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.


PLEASE 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 and lights, etc.


BULLETIN ANNOUNCEMENTS - The deadline for announcements will be on Thursday at noon. Please contact the rectory at 226-2490, or send an email to