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Join Us on Zoom for The Bible Timeline

The Bible Timeline:  The Story of SalvationAn In-Depth Exploration of Salvation History in 24 Sessions Thursday evenings at 7:00 p.m. Beginning October 8, 2020.  For more information on our Bible Study, please click on this link.

Mass Times

DAILY MASS SCHEDULE - CHURCH
Monday - 8:30 a.m. & 11:30 a.m.
Tuesday - 8:30 a.m. & 11:30 a.m. English & 7 p.m. Spanish
Wednesday - 8:30 a.m.
Thursday - 8:30 a.m. & 11:30 a.m.
Friday - 8:30 a.m. & 11:30 a.m.
Saturday 8:30 a.m.

WEEKEND LITURGY -
Saturday - Vigil - 4 p.m. - English - Church
Saturday - Vigil - 4:15 p.m. - Family Center
Saturday - Vigil - 5:30 p.m. - Church
Saturday - Vigil - 7 p.m. - Spanish - Church
Sunday - 7:30 - a.m. - Church
Sunday - 9:00 a.m. - Church
Sunday - 9:15 a.m. - Family Center
Sunday - 10:30 a.m. - Church
Sunday - 12:00 p.m. - Church

LIVE STREAM WEEKEND LITURGY
Saturday Vigil - 4:15 p.m. English

Divine Mercy Chaplet - Church
Friday at 3 p.m.

Confessions:
Confessions will be 15 minutes before each Daily Mass in the Church Confessionals. Beginning Saturday, August 29th, we will have Confessions from 3 p.m. until 4 p.m.in the Family Center. If your loved one is in need of Last Rites, please use the pager - 843-941-9434

Office Hours

The Parish office is open 7 a.m. until 4 p.m. - Monday through Friday

Staff

Diocese of Charleston Voting Resources

Please click on this link to access the Diocese of Charleston Voting Resources.

Welcome

Welcome to our faith family!   We hope you will feel at home at St. Francis and will share your faith experience and talents with your fellow brothers and sisters in Christ. By worshiping and working together, may we more perfectly reflect the glory of God and help bring about His Kingdom.

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Catholic Miscellany

Articulating Hope

Upcoming Events & Important Information

  • New Mass Times as of October 10th & 11th
  • Book of the Dead
  • Sharing thy Bounty - October 31st and November 1st
  • John Paul 2 Open House 2020
  • Waiting with Mary
  • Our new Votive Candle Stands were made by Parishioner, Kevin Lawless. ...
  • Thank you, Kelly and Sons Plumbing, for helping us keep our ...
  • Thank you Father Jairo and Ricardo!
  • Charter to Protect our Children
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  • Be A Saint Golf Tournament
  • For more information on the St. Francis Thrift Shop, please click ...
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Ministry Volunteers Needed

  • Funeral Servers Needed
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  • 9 a.m. Ushers Needed!
  • Daily Mass Volunteers
  • 12:15 p.m. Lectors Needed
  • Greeters Needed
  • Stewardship Prayer
  • Fellowship Sunday Needs Volunteers!
  • Daily Cantors Needed. For more information on this Ministry, please click ...
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  • Eucharistic Adoration Adorers. For more information on Eucharistic Adoration, please click ...

Saint of the Day

St. Paul of the Cross: Saint of the Day for Tuesday, October 20, 2020

St. Paul of the Cross was born at Ovada in the Republic of Genoa, January 3, 1694. His infancy and youth were spent in great innocence and piety. He was inspired from on high to found a congregation; in an ecstacy he beheld the habit which he and his companions were to wear. After consulting his director, Bishop Gastinara of Alexandria in Piedmont, he reached the conclusion that God wished him to establish a congregation in honor of the Passion of Jesus Christ. On November 22, 1720, the bishop ...

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Sts. Isaac Jogues and Rene Goupil: Saint of the Day for Monday, October 19, 2020

In 1642 the Huron country was in great distress. Harvests were poor, sickness abounded, and clothing was scarce. Quebec was the only source of supplies, and Isaac Jogues was chosen to lead an expedition. It reached its objective safely and started back well supplied with goods for the mission, but the Iroquois, the bitter enemies of the Hurons, and fiercest of all Indian tribes, were on the war-path and ambushed the returning expedition. The story of the ill-treatment and torture of the ...

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St. Luke: Saint of the Day for Sunday, October 18, 2020

Luke, the writer of the Gospel and the Acts of the Apostles, has been identified with St. Paul's "Luke, the beloved physician" (Colossians 4:14). We know few other facts about Luke's life from Scripture and from early Church historians. It is believed that Luke was born a Greek and a Gentile. In Colossians 10-14 speaks of those friends who are with him. He first mentions all those "of the circumcision" -- in other words, Jews -- and he does not include Luke in this ...

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News from the Vatican

Liturgy Q&A: Adornments on a Tabernacle

Other Topics: Proper Readings; Communion During COVID

The post Liturgy Q&A: Adornments on a Tabernacle appeared first on ZENIT - English.

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EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW: As Pope to Participate Amid Pandemic in Sant’Egidio Encounter, Community’s President Marco Impagliazzo Says ‘Prayer Is at Root of Peace’

Warning Against Discouragement, Impagliazzo Says It's Time for Religions to Invoke God Together

The post EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW: As Pope to Participate Amid Pandemic in Sant’Egidio Encounter, Community’s President Marco Impagliazzo Says ‘Prayer Is at Root of Peace’ appeared first on ZENIT - English.

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US Bishops’ Book for Children on Racial Injustice Winner of 2020 Moonbeam Award

'Everyone Belongs'

The post US Bishops’ Book for Children on Racial Injustice Winner of 2020 Moonbeam Award appeared first on ZENIT - English.

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