- St. Peter’s Catholic Church is located at 70 Lady’s Island Drive, Beaufort SC 29907. Phone 843-522-9555
- St. Peter’s Historic Catholic Church is located at 710 Carteret Street, Beaufort SC 29902.
- Holy Cross Mission is located at 83 Seaside Drive, Saint Helena Island SC 29920.
- St. Peter’s Parish Office is located at 70 Lady’s Island Drive, Beaufort SC 29907. Office hours are:
- Monday-Thursday 8 a.m. – 4 p.m. (closed for lunch 12:00 – 12:30)
- Friday 8 a.m. – Noon
- Monday-Thursday 8 a.m. – 4 p.m. (closed for lunch 12:00 – 12:30)
Catechists are needed for our growing religious education program! Call Nancy Compton at 843-982-6240 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please read Father Paul’s 2016 Catechetical Letter HERE.
Are you considering returning to the Catholic Church? Questions, Tom Cook, email@example.com, 843-522-9555.
For those who missed or could not attend the September 7 class, here are the links to the 2-part summary of the US Bishops’ Document on The Challenge of Forming Consciences for Faithful Citizen Ship through the November elections: Part 1 and Part 2
Our Lady Chapel of Perpetual Adoration is in need of Adorers!!! If you can give an hour of your day to Perpetual Adoration, please contact Mary Spann at 843-838-8041 or 843-476-9968! Hours needing coverage are on the front page of the weekly bulletin!
The Usher Ministry is in need of a few good men and women at all Masses, but primarily at Sunday 10 a.m. and Sunday 5 p.m. If you can help, even for one weekend per month, please contact Mike Whitaker at 843-812-3101 (c), 843-521-2061 (h), or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Need to know where the Cry Room is in the main church? Or the restrooms? Click HERE for a floor map of St. Peter’s!
UNDERSTANDING THE COLORS
All the calendar events listed are color-coded to correspond to the Liturgical Calendar. The colors signify:
- GREEN- Ordinary Time
- RED- Feasts of The Lord’s Passion, Blood, and Cross; Martyrs; Palm Sunday, Pentecost
- PURPLE- Advent, Lent, Good Friday, Vigils (except Ascension and Pentecost)
- WHITE (italicized black text on this page) is for the Solemn days- Christmas, Easter, Feasts of The Lord, Feasts of Mary and angels and non-martyr saints and apostles
- BLACK (not italicized)- All Soul’s Day, Masses for the dead
October 17-23, 2016
Thursday, October 20, in the Walsh Palmetto Room – Relay for Life Annual Survivor Dinner. If you are a cancer survivor, you are welcome to attend the dinner with a caregiver. Register online as a survivor with the St. Peter’s team, Cardinals for a Cure, or call Susan Heim at 843-575-1031.
Sunday,October 23, in the courtyard outside the main church after the 8 a.m. and 10 a.m. Masses – Ministry Fair! Plan to attend the ministry fair to learn more about our active, welcoming parish ministries! (There will also be a ministry fair presence at Holy Cross after the Saturday 5 p.m. Mass and at there will be signup clipboards at St. Peter’s after the Sunday 5 p.m. Mass.) Over 40 parish ministries will be represented. You will discover the many ways you can share in the life of our parish!
Click HERE for this weekend’s readings- Thirtieth Sunday in Ordinary Time, October 23, 2016
Wednesday, October 26, 5 p.m. – 6:30 p.m., in the Social Hall – The Knights of Columbus Council 5026 is hosting a spaghetti dinner! All money raised goes to support Project HOPE. Menu includes spaghetti with meat sauce, pasta, garlic bread, fresh garden salad, grated Parmesan cheese salad dressing, lemonade, sweet tea, and punch. Prices: Adults $8, Children 6-12 $4, Children under 6 FREE.
Sunday, October 30, 2:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m., in front of Beaufort City Hall on Boundary Street – 25th Annual Beaufort Life Chain. Registration begins at 1:30 p.m. in front of Beaufort City Hall. After opening remarks and prayer, participants will spread out in both directions on the sidewalk from City Hall.
Tuesday, November 1 – ALL SAINTS DAY Mass schedule at the main church: 7:15 a.m., Noon, 6 p.m. NO NOON MASS AT THE HISTORIC CHURCH TODAY! Holy day of obligation.
Wednesday, November 2 – ALL SOULS DAY Mass schedule at the main church: 7:15 a.m. and 6 p.m. There will be a distribution of roses and lighting of a candle during Mass to remember and honor those who have died during the past year since November 1, 2015. Please contact the church office with the names of your deceased loved ones to be recognized at this memorial Mass no later than October 28.
Sunday, November 6, 3:15 p.m., in the main church – Pray the “patriotic rosary” held every 1st Sunday of the month until Election Day, November 8
Wednesday, November 9, 5:30 p.m. – Living Catholic dinner and speaker. See the bulletin for details.
Friday, November 18, 7 p.m., in the Walsh Palmetto Room – Beaufort Homes for the Holidays Gala! Featuring The Maxx Band, Southern Graces Catering, Silent Auction and more! $75 per person. Call 843-522-6510 for ticket information. Proceeds go to a sound tuition assistance fund for St. Peter’s Catholic School.
Saturday, November 19, 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. – Beaufort Homes for the Holidays! Five private homes in Burckmyer Beach plus St. Peter’s Catholic Church and St. Peter’s Catholic School will be decorated for the holidays by local interior designers and floral experts. Parking and walking tour begins at St. Peter’s. Tickets $25. Call 843-522-6510 for tickets.
Sunday, November 20. Noon – 3 p.m. – Beaufort Homes for the Holidays! Five private homes in Burckmyer Beach plus St. Peter’s Catholic Church and St. Peter’s Catholic School will be decorated for the holidays by local interior designers and floral experts. Parking and walking tour begins at St. Peter’s. Tickets $25. Call 843-522-6510 for tickets.
Wednesday, December 14, 5:30 p.m. – “Living Catholic” dinner and speaker. See the bulletin for details.
Would you like to take a tour of St. Peter’s Historic Church and Graveyard? Tour times are:
- Tuesdays from 12:45 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
- Fridays from 10 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
- Saturdays from 10 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
- Tours are canceled when special events are scheduled at the Historic Church
Every second Monday of the month, 12:30 p.m. – 2:00 p.m., Mary Queen of Peace Room – Women of the Parish Book Club meets. Bring a sack lunch and join the conversation!
First two Tuesdays of each month, 6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m., in the St. Francis Room – Discover Your Personal Faith Journey is Scripture with Deacon Gene Kelenski. Focus on the word of God as it comes alive in daily living. For more information or RSVP please email email@example.com.
Every Wednesday, noon, St. Francis Room – Adult Faith Formation! Bring a brown bag lunch to enjoy! All are welcome! If you have any questions please email Deacon Cook firstname.lastname@example.org.
Every Thursday at 10:30 a.m., Mary Queen of Peace Room – Legion of Mary meeting. Any Catholic age 18 and up is welcome to attend! Call Deborah Richard 843-575-3742 or email email@example.com for more information.