Upcoming Events :: South Texas Catholic http://www.southtexascatholic.com Thu, 17 Apr 2014 07:23:40 GMT Catholic Doctrine Classes http://www.southtexascatholic.com/index.cfm?load=event&event=822 September 12, 2013 - December 5, 2014, Starts: 7:00 PM, Ends: 9:00 PM - Fr. James Vasquez will have a class on “Catholic Doctrine.” This will begin a three year Lay Formation Class. Classes begin Thursday, September 12 from 7-9 p.m. in the Our Lady of Perpetual Help Church Parish Hall. RCIA Candidates will also attend this class. This class is also recommended for those who are needing a Catechetical Certificate with the Diocese. For more information, please contact the parish office at (361) 991-7891 or olphoffice@olphcc.net. See schedule here. Thu, 12 Sep 2013 05:00:00 GMT rss822 RCIA Candidates Introductory Class http://www.southtexascatholic.com/index.cfm?load=event&event=823 September 12, 2013 - December 25, 2014, Starts: 7:00 PM, Ends: 9:00 PM - The RCIA Candidates Introductory Class begins Thursday, September 5 in the Our Lady of Perpetual Help Church Parish Hall at 7 p.m. For additional information regarding RCIA please call the parish office at (361) 991-7891 and ask for Deacon Armando Sanchez. Thu, 12 Sep 2013 05:00:00 GMT rss823 Catholic Spirituality Classes http://www.southtexascatholic.com/index.cfm?load=event&event=821 September 18, 2013 - December 11, 2014, Starts: 7:00 PM, Ends: 8:30 PM - Fr. Glen Mullan will have a series of classes on “Catholic Spirituality” to deepen your Formation. This class will be offered at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Church in the parish hall, Wednesdays from 7- 8:30 p.m. Classes begin Wednesday, September 18. This class is recommended for everyone including those who have already completed their three year Lay Formation Program. For more information, please contact the parish office at (361) 991-7891 or olphoffice@olphcc.net. See schedule here. Wed, 18 Sep 2013 05:00:00 GMT rss821 First Friday Mass, Prayer Meeting http://www.southtexascatholic.com/index.cfm?load=event&event=45 October 11, 2013 - December 26, 2014, Starts: 7:00 PM, Ends: 9:30 PM - At Our Lady of Corpus Christi campus from 7-8 p.m. in the Perpetual Adoration Chapel. For more information call (361) 855-0137. Fri, 11 Oct 2013 05:00:00 GMT rss45 Miraculous Medal Novena Holy Hour http://www.southtexascatholic.com/index.cfm?load=event&event=481 October 15, 2013 - December 30, 2014, Starts: 7:00 PM, Ends: 8:00 PM - Every Tuesday from 7 - 8 p.m. Miraculous Medal Novena Holy Hour at Our Lady of Corpus Christi Retreat Center. Tue, 15 Oct 2013 05:00:00 GMT rss481 Mariachi Mass every other Sunday http://www.southtexascatholic.com/index.cfm?load=event&event=878 November 10, 2013 - December 31, 2015, Starts: 11:00 AM - On Nov. 10, Nov. 24, Dec. 8, Dec. 22 the Corpus Christi Cathedral (505 N. Upper Broadway) would like to invite everyone to our new 11 a.m. Mariachi Mass every first and fourth Sunday of the month. For more information call (361) 883-4213. Sun, 10 Nov 2013 06:00:00 GMT rss878 Mariachi Mass at the Corpus Christi Cathedral http://www.southtexascatholic.com/index.cfm?load=event&event=893 November 24, 2013 - December 31, 2014, Starts: 11:00 AM - The Corpus Christi Cathedral would like to invite everyone to our new 11 a.m. Mariachi Mass on the first and fourth Sunday of every month. The Corpus Christi Cathedral is located at 505 N. Upper Broadway. Please call (361) 883-4213 with any questions. Sun, 24 Nov 2013 06:00:00 GMT rss893 Holy Hour at Sacred Heart http://www.southtexascatholic.com/index.cfm?load=event&event=174 December 23, 2013 - January 1, 2015, Starts: 5:00 PM - On the first Thursday of each Month. Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament, followed by a Healing Mass at 6 p.m. at Sacred Heart Church (1308 Comanche St.) in Corpus Christi Texas at 5 p.m. Mon, 23 Dec 2013 06:00:00 GMT rss174 Inaugural Blessed John Paul II High School Football, Cheer and Dance Golf Tournament http://www.southtexascatholic.com/index.cfm?load=event&event=1003 April 21, 2014, 8:30 AM - On April 21 at the North Shore Country Club and Golf Course. Tee Time starts at 8:30 a.m. Hurry registration deadline is April 15. For more information or to register call the school at (361) 855-5744 or go to www.Jpiihighschool.org Mon, 21 Apr 2014 05:00:00 GMT rss1003 Canonization Pilgrimage http://www.southtexascatholic.com/index.cfm?load=event&event=882 April 22, 2014 - May 1, 2014, Starts: 8:00 AM - Join Father Frank Aceves on April 22, 2014 – May 1, 2014 for a pilgrimage to Rome and Assisi and for the Canonization of Blessed Pope John Paul II in Rome. See our beloved Pope Francis. Cost is $3,100 round trip air from San Antonio, stay at religious houses for the duration of the pilgrimage, breakfast and dinner daily. For more information call Dora Hidalgo at (361) 510-1411 or Email: dorahidalgo@sbcglobal.net Tue, 22 Apr 2014 05:00:00 GMT rss882 Pilgrimage to Italy for Canonizations http://www.southtexascatholic.com/index.cfm?load=event&event=863 April 23-30, 2014 - Father Patrick Higgins and Blessed John Paul II High School are leading a pilgrimage to Rome for the canonization of two popes. On September 30, Pope Francis announced that Blessed Pope John Paul II and Blessed Pope John XXIII (23rd) will be canonized saints in Rome on April 27, 2014, which is Divine Mercy Sunday. The pilgrims will depart Corpus Christi on April 23 and return on April 30, taking in the canonization ceremony, and visiting Assisi, Monte Cassino and Pompeii. The cost of the pilgrimage is $3,399. There is a $500 deposit required by Nov. 29. For more information please contact Mrs. Jane Longoria at (361) 855-5744. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 05:00:00 GMT rss863 Pilgrimage to Rome for the Canonization of Blessed John Paul II and Blessed John XXIII http://www.southtexascatholic.com/index.cfm?load=event&event=857 April 23-30, 2014, Starts: 8:00 AM - Join Father Patrick Higgins, Chaplain of Blessed John Paul II High School, on a pilgrimage to Rome for the Canonization of Blessed John Paul II and Blessed John XXIII on April 23-30, 2014. $3,399 per person. Price includes roundtrip flight from Houston to Rome, bus from Corpus Christi to Houston, first class hotel stays, full breakfast and dinners and tours to destination sites like the Piazza Venezia, the major basilicas and so much more. Down payment of $500 due Nov. 29. Call Blessed John Paul II High School to reserve your spot at (361) 855-5744. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 05:00:00 GMT rss857 IWA High School Spring Book Festival http://www.southtexascatholic.com/index.cfm?load=event&event=1022 April 24-25, 2014, Starts: 7:30 AM, Ends: 5:00 PM - The IWA High School Spring Book Festival will be held April 24-25 from 7:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. in the IWA High School Level Library Media Resource Center. The festival will include items from Half Price Books, Collector’s Planet, Meow Kapow, and Bronte’s Attic. There also will be a special appearance from the Star Wars 501st Legion! We hope to see you there! For more information, please contact Tanya Estes at (361) 883-0857 ext. 124. Thu, 24 Apr 2014 05:00:00 GMT rss1022 Divine Mercy Retreat http://www.southtexascatholic.com/index.cfm?load=event&event=997 April 24-27, 2014, Starts: 5:00 PM, Ends: 1:30 PM - On April 24-27 at Our Lady of Corpus Christi Retreat Center (1200 Lantana). Gain a deeper understanding of the mercy of God, learn to trust in Jesus and live our lives reflecting His Mercy to others. Begins Thursday 5 p.m. and ends Sunday 1:30 p.m. Register www.deepprayer.org or call (361) 289-9095 ext 321. Thu, 24 Apr 2014 05:00:00 GMT rss997 OLCC Golf Tournament http://www.southtexascatholic.com/index.cfm?load=event&event=953 April 25, 2014, 12:00 PM - 6:00 PM - Take a swing for a good cause at the OLCC Golf Tournament on Friday, April 25 from 12-6 p.m. at the OSO Beach Municipal Golf Course (5801 S. Alameda) in Corpus Christi. Proceeds benefit Our Lady of Corpus Christi. For more information call or Email: Al Lujan at (361) 215-8173 at alfredlujan@yahoo.com or Carlos Trujillo (361) 742-2946 at golfsmith3@yahoo.com or go to www.olcc-golf.eventbrite.com. Fri, 25 Apr 2014 05:00:00 GMT rss953 Our Lady of Guadalupe in Alice JAMAICA http://www.southtexascatholic.com/index.cfm?load=event&event=1006 April 25-26, 2014, Starts: 6:00 PM, Ends: 11:00 PM - Our Lady of Guadalupe Church and Santo Nino de Atocha Mission will hold JAMAICA 2014 at the Jim Wells County Fairgrounds on Friday, April 25. The Royalty Contest begins at 6 p.m. Live Music from Marcos Orozco Y Rebelde JR Castillo and Unwound Ricky Naranjo Y Los Gamblers. Come for silent auction, food, games and lots of fun! For more information please contact Event Coordinator Carla M. Zambrano at (361) 664-2953 or at carlamariemedina@hotmail.com. Fri, 25 Apr 2014 05:00:00 GMT rss1006 Queen of Hearts Casino Night http://www.southtexascatholic.com/index.cfm?load=event&event=987 April 25, 2014, 6:30 PM - 11:00 PM - Bishop Garriga Middle Preparatory School will host the 3rd Annual Queen of Hearts Casino Night at the Holiday Inn Airport (5549 Leopard Street, Corpus Christi). Enjoy dinner, casino, tables, silent auction, a raffle and a cash bar. Table sponsorships are available - $1000 Platinum, $500 Diamond, and $300 Gold. For more information, please contact Athletic Director, Jack Tanny at (361) 851-0853 or at JTanny@bgmps.org. Fri, 25 Apr 2014 05:00:00 GMT rss987 St. Gertrude Parish and School Festival http://www.southtexascatholic.com/index.cfm?load=event&event=1015 April 27, 2014, 11:30 AM - 4:00 PM - St. Gertrude’s Parish and School Festival will be held on Sunday, April 27 at the JK Northway Expo Hall in Kingsville from 11:30 a.m. - 4 p.m. Barbecue will be served from 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. There will be a live auction, silent auction, kids’ games, and a sweet shoppe. Join in the fun! Sun, 27 Apr 2014 05:00:00 GMT rss1015 Divine Mercy Sunday http://www.southtexascatholic.com/index.cfm?load=event&event=944 April 27, 2014, 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM - On April 27 the Church celebrates The Divine Mercy Sunday with canonization of Blessed John Paul II. St. Joseph's Parish in Port Aransas would like to invite all to celebrate with us the Divine Mercy Sunday. We begin at 2 p.m. with the Mass followed by exposition of the Blessed Sacrament, the Divine Mercy Devotion, procession and benediction. After Celebration in the parish hall the light reception will be offered and the Divine Mercy movie will be shown. For more information please contact the Parish Secretary, Ninfa Jacobs at (361) 749-5825 or at stjosephportaransas@stx.rr.com. See full description of event and contact information here. Sun, 27 Apr 2014 05:00:00 GMT rss944 Divine Mercy Sunday http://www.southtexascatholic.com/index.cfm?load=event&event=1000 April 27, 2014, 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM - On Sunday, April 27 from 2 – 5 pm at St. Cyril & Methodius Church (3210 SPID, Corpus Christi) Divine Mercy Sunday will be celebrated with the Three O’Clock prayer of the Divine Mercy Chaplet. “This is the hour of great mercy for the whole world. (1320)” The Holy Rosary and blessing of religious articles will follow. Refreshments will be served in Msgr. Kasper Youth Center following the service. For more information, contact Chairperson Mira Smithwick at (361) 510-5754, or at wacts2010@aol.com. Sun, 27 Apr 2014 05:00:00 GMT rss1000