Sunday June 15, 2008            Saint Peter the Apostle Catholic Church

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



FATHER’S DAY – I would like to wish all fathers, grandfathers, etc. a very happy, peaceful and blessed Father’s Day. We hear much about neglectful fathers but we rarely hear anything about good fathers and there are so many of them too. God Bless You All.


PLEASE…..Mass this Thursday only will be at 8:00am since Father Ruane has to go to Saint Joseph Church       

NOTE…… Starkville for a wedding rehearsal and wedding.   


REGISTRATION – Calling all our children, last years grades 1 thru 6 to our mini Summer School, Bible School June 25th registration outside of Church after the Mass this Sunday.  


B   S           NOTE CHANGE;                                               EXTRA (JUNE) WORD AMONG US

  I    C             June 25th Summer Bible School                    This came by mistake from

   B    H            We will have a one (1) day                                       The Word Among Us

     L     O         bible school on June 25th                                                                   if you wish to use it for your

       E     O       beginning with Mass at 9:00am                           Daily Mass readings

                 L       in the Church, details later.                                 Please take one home.


THANK - Sincere gratitude for all your prayers, get well cards and visiting during my sickness. I have made

YOU ----- quite a bit of improvement in my swallowing, so again I thank you and please keep me in your prayers, James Cook.


 MOVING IN AND OUT Summer time is often a time of transition for families. We want to say farewell to any people who may be leaving and thank you for your participation in our parish. We also wish to welcome any new individuals or families at Saint Peter and we invite you to make yourself known to us and to register with the parish. Parish registration forms are available in the vestibule, or call the Parish Office at (662) 226-2490.  


CHOOSE LIFE – In his encyclical, The Gospel of Life, Pope John Paul II compassionately spoke to women who have had an abortion, “The wound in your heart may not yet have healed. Certainly what happened was and remains terribly wrong. But do not give in to discouragement and do not lose hope…”


Eucharistic Ministers/Sat. June 21st Karla Houston, Jerome Boudreax, Gerry Morris-------Lector – Dan Buzzarde

Eucharistic Ministers/Sun June 22nd David Upchurch, Cheri Messina, Lynn Bennett---------Lector – Lane Tucker                                                                                


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


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 and lights, etc.

                                 WEEKLY MASS CALENDAR


Mass Dates                                    Mass Times                                Mass Intentions


Saturday, June 14                                           6:00pm – St. Peter                             Joe Liberto - RIP

Sunday, June 15                                       9:00am St. Peter                                                People of St Peter Parish

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

Monday, June 16                                      8:00am St. Peter                                                Michael J. Stuebben Jr. - RIP

Tuesday, June 17                                      6:00pm – St. Peter                                  Special Intentions - MR     

Wednesday, June 18                                    8:00am – St Peter                                   Marie Marascalco - RIP     

Thursday, June 19                                    8:00am St. Peter                                  Elizabeth Daly – RIP     

Friday, June 20                                          8:00am – St. Peter                                  Unfulfilled Intentions - MR      


                                                      PRAYER LIST


Randy Aldridge, Carol Artman, Jerome Beard, John Bell, Mike Bowles, James Bruno, George Burleson,

Delsie Burton, Audrey Carter, Carolyn Cerniglia, Nancy Cerniglia, John Collier, Kelly Collier, Thomas Collier, James E. Cook, Helen Corbett, Sarah Criss, Betsy Elliott, Mary Enriquez, Maria Evangelista, Walter Fariss,

Bill Finch, Gloria Funderburg, Valinten Gagaboan, Mary Gessler, Cled Gregory, Bonita Henson, Grace Hines, Leonard Janiszewski, Ann Kraus, Lisa Kraus, 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, Bobby Monahan,

Lois Newton, Roger Patterson, Sarah Powell, Jamie Pritchard, Eydie Ricks, Ralph Roe, Ben Sanders,

Sister Anthony Ruane, David Shiver III, Irene Stark, Suzette Stuebben, Larry Stokes, Henry Theis,

Dan Thompson Jr., Anne Upchurch, Carl Walker, Jan Walker, Lisa Ward, Doral Wesley, Marguarite Womble, Betty Yonak.


Collections   June 8th                                                                            BIRTHDAYS                                                          Offertory         $2,202.00                                                                                              June 15 – Jeremy Bennett            

Building Fund   $762.50                                                                                               June 15 – Justin Bennett               

                                                                                                                                      June 16 – Teresa Dear                  

                                                                                                                                      June 17 – Kathleen Taylor             

 Next Special Collection:                                                                                   

      to be collected June 29th

           for Peter’s Pence




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.


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


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