Here's the latest news from St. Austin Catholic Parish! 
The Solemnity of Mary, the Holy Mother of God
 
Monday, December 31 
Office open 9 a.m.-4 p.m. 
5 p.m. Vigil Mass
 
Tuesday, January 1 
Office closed 
10 a.m. Mass
 
Our regular office hours and Daily Mass schedule resume January 2. 
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Celebrate Epiphany  
Sun., Jan. 6 
  • Regular weekend Mass schedule: Sat. at 5 p.m., Sun. at 7:30, 8:45 and 11:30 a.m. and 5:30 p.m.
  • Knights of Columbus' famous Taco Breakfast following the 7:30 and 8:45 a.m. Masses in Hecker Hall.
  • Families are invited to meet the magi in the Narthex at 8:30 a.m. for the Children's Epiphany Entrance Procession at 8:45 a.m. Mass. Bring a canned good to donate to Micah 6 in honor of the magi's gifts to baby Jesus.
  • Epiphany Celebration for families after the 8:45 and 11:30 a.m. Masses in Hecker Hall
  • House Blessings available!
NEW Mom's Ministry 

All moms are invited to join Rachel Vaughn, Director of Faith Formation, for a nine-week study just for you ! Beginning on Tues., Jan. 15 at 8 a.m. in 
Paulist  Hall, this group will be using Grace Within to examine the topics of Self-Acceptance, Stress, Worries and Anxiety, Everyday Spirituality, Personal Growth, and Values in Friendship. The cost is $20 for book and materials, and scholarships are available. Child care will also be available.
 
Please RSVP here so we can order materials for you or contact Rachel  with any questions.   
News from St. Austin Catholic School

On Sat., Jan. 19 at 6 p.m. our own Barbara Kennedy will be honored for her service to St. Austin School and Parish at the Celebrating Catholic Schools Gala at the AT&T Executive Education & Conference Center. Click here to learn more about the gala and purchase tickets!

St. Austin Catholic School is over half way to meeting their $101,000 Annual Fund goal. Click here to help them reach their goal by Jan. 25!

January 27-Feb. 2 is Celebrate Catholic Schools week. Watch the school's Facebook page for updates on fun activities planned for this year!
Mark Your Calendar for Parish Service Day! 

Join us for Parish Service Day on Sat., Feb. 23! Volunteer with fellow parishioners at a local nonprofit: Casa Marianella, Foundation Communities, Mary House Catholic Worker, or Micah 6 Food Pantry! Visit our webpage for more information. A sign up sheet will be posted on the webpage in early January. 
 
All volunteer opportunities will begin in the morning and run until approximately mid-day. Children must be at least 7 years old and accompanied by a parent or guardian to participate. Please contact Kristen with any questions
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