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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

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.
Beginning Saturday, September 5th we will resume 8:30 a.m. Mass - Church

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 - 9:30 a.m. - Church
Sunday - 9:45 a.m. - Family Center
Sunday - 11:30 a.m. - Church

Saturday Vigil - 4:15 p.m. English

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

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 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


Diocese of Charleston Voting Resources

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


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.

Stewardship Letter from Our Pastor

Online Giving

Support our local Business Bulletin Supporters!

  • A-1 Pool Service
  • AGC Gutter Company
  • AllCare Tree
  • Animal Care Clinic
  • ArborNature Tree
  • Bauer Dental Associates
  • Bezilla Kinney Wealth Management
  • Bluffton Center for Dentistry
  • Bridge Insurance Group
  • Budget Blinds
  • Carey & Company, PA
  • Chow Daddy's Kitchen & Bar
  • Christina Forbis, Broker/Realtor
  • Customer Audio Video
  • Darling Eye Center
  • Dean Custom Air
  • Edge Digital Solutions
  • Frankie Bones
  • GT International Cafe
  • Heritage Academy
  • Hilton Head Long-Term Rentals
  • Irish Dental
  • Island Bagel & Deli
  • The Island Funeral Home & Crematory
  • Jolley Law Group
  • Keith Funeral and Cremation Services
  • Kelly & Sons Plumbing, Inc.
  • Kilwins
  • Law Office of James F. Berl, P.C.
  • Leo Madden Painting and Power Washing
  • Lisa Sisko Realtor - Keller Williams
  • MacDONALD BROS. Ent., Inc. Residential Builders & Remodelers
  • Mangiamo's
  • Jeannie Varela - Local Mary Kay Representative
  • Norwex
  • Oak Advisors
  • Optical Solutions
  • Pregnancy Center & Clinic
  • Sean Ryan - ERA Evergreen Real Estate
  • Six Oaks Cemetery
  • SM Bradford Co.
  • Southern Smiles Dentistry
  • Street Meet American Tavern
  • The Carriage Shop
  • The Sharpening Shoppe
  • The Stuckart Ruckno Group - Merrill Lynch
  • Truffles Cafe
  • Tammy Quinn Bradley - Private Non Medical Home Care Assistant
  • Law Office of Mary Jordan

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  • Rose Window
  • Altar from rear
  • Front from side
  • Baptismal Font
  • Organ
  • Ambo
  • Ambo & Altar
  • Celebrant's view
  • Altar & Presider's Chair
  • Mary & Joseph statues
  • Mary & Jesus Icons
  • San Damiano Cross & Our Lady of Guadulupe
  • Columbarium

Help Needed

We are looking for a part-time Assistant to the DRE and Youth Minister.  For a more detailed job description, please click on this link.

2020 Bicentennial Campaign

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Articulating Hope

Upcoming Events & Important Information

  • New Mass Times as of October 10th & 11th
  • Share Thy Bounty Weekend, October 3rd & 4th
  • Knights of Columbus "Tootsie Roll Campaign"
  • 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 ...

Ministry Volunteers Needed

  • Funeral Servers Needed
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  • Please click on this link to find out more information on ...
  • 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 ...
  • St. Francis Catholic School needs substitute Teachers. For more information on ...
  • Eucharistic Adoration Adorers. For more information on Eucharistic Adoration, please click ...

Saint of the Day

St. Therese of Lisieux: Saint of the Day for Thursday, October 01, 2020

Generations of Catholics have admired this young saint, called her the "Little

Flower", and found in her short life more inspiration for their own lives than in volumes

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St. Jerome: Saint of the Day for Wednesday, September 30, 2020

Before he was known as Saint Jerome, he was named Eusebius Sophronius Hieronymus. He was born around 342 AD, in Stridon, Dalmatia. Today, the town, which ceased to exist in JeromeÂ?s time, would likely be in Croatia or Slovenia.

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St. Michael the Archangel: Saint of the Day for Tuesday, September 29, 2020

Saint Michael the Archangel isn't a saint, but rather he is an angel, and the leader of all angels and of the army of God. This is what the title "Archangel" means, that he is above all the others in rank.

St. Michael has four main responsibilities or offices, as we know from scripture and Christian tradition.

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News from the Vatican

FEATURE: ‘Religious Freedom Under Attack Worldwide’ – US Embassy to Holy See Organizes Important Event in Rome

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, Cardinal Parolin, Archbishop Gallagher, Ambassador Gingrich and US Ambassador for Religious Freedom, Say There Never Was a More Critical Time to Defend These Rights (Full Interventions Provided)

The post FEATURE: ‘Religious Freedom Under Attack Worldwide’ – US Embassy to Holy See Organizes Important Event in Rome appeared first on ZENIT - English.

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Vatican Interview by Andrea Tornielli with Prefect of Secretariat for the Economy

Q & A with Father Juan Antonio Guerrero Alves

The post Vatican Interview by Andrea Tornielli with Prefect of Secretariat for the Economy appeared first on ZENIT - English.

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Towards Mission Sunday in Uganda

'The Proclamation of the Gospel is a Gift to be Shared'

The post Towards Mission Sunday in Uganda appeared first on ZENIT - English.

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