Consecration Service – Saturday, February 1, 11:00 a.m. – Williamsburg: Consecration of the 11th Bishop Of the Diocese of Southern Virginia will be held February 1 at 11:00 a.m., the Most Reverend Michael Curry presiding. Service will be held at St. Bede Catholic Church, 3686 Ironbound Road, Williamsburg. Reception following the service in Kaplan Parish Hall. Information regarding parking will follow at a later date. Consecration can be viewed live and on-demand on the diocesan website.
Consecration Service Choir – Saturday, February 1, 11:00 a.m. – Williamsburg: Calling singers from across the Diocese to join the massed choir that will provide music for the Consecration of the next Bishop of Southern Virginia. The Consecration service is set for Saturday, February 1 at St. Bede Catholic Church in Williamsburg. All singers must attend one rehearsal in January as well as the morning rehearsal before the service. Exact rehearsal times and locations will be announced in the fall.
As we approach the church’s new year, Year A, are you prepared?The Parish Book Store has resources for Bible study of the Gospel of Matthew (A Journey with Matthew, Focus on Matthew: A Study Guide for Groups and Individuals, and Conversations with Scripture: The Gospel of Matthew) as well as Drawn to the Gospels: An Illustrated Lectionary by Jay Sidebotham with a commentary on each Sunday’s gospel reading and reproducible, witty drawings. The Parish Book Store has what you need! Remember that church purchases are tax-free and receive a 10% discount. Order by calling 757-425-0114.
Good Shepherd School Box Tops and Kroger Points: The school collects box tops for cash which can be found on many cereals, Betty Crocker, Annie’s, Nature Valley, Zip-lock, Hefty and many other products. There is a box for these on top of the mailboxes in the church library.
Help earn money for Good Shepherd every time you shop at Kroger! Simply link your rewards card to the school account number WJ444, and the school will receive a payment for points earned on your rewards card. Please note this is a new number and different from last year. Please visit the website http://www.kroger.com to sign up.
We are in the process of coordinating with Publix as well. Stay tuned!
Diocese of Southern Virginia on Instagram: The Diocese of Southern Virginia is now on Instagram! Follow us @Diosova.