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Upcoming Events & Important Information

  • Tickets will go on sale the weekend of September 18th, 19th, 25th & 26th!
  • Tickets will go on sale the weekend of September 18th, 19th, 25th & 26th!
  • To access the online registration, please click on the above photo
  • Attention Young Adults . . .
  • Knights of Columbus Golf Tournament
  • For a hard copy of the sponsor form, please click this link.
  • Register to help, please click the photo.
  • "Cash for Wolves"
  • 9th Annual Marian Eucharistic Conference
  • To register, please click on the above photo.
  • Save the Date! WOSF Fashion Show is coming!
  • Catechists Wanted!
  • Charter to Protect our Children
  • Click on this photo!
  • For more information on the St. Francis Thrift Shop, please click on this photo.

Mass Times

DAILY MASS SCHEDULE - CHURCH:

On Monday, September 6th, Labor Day, there will only be an 8:30 a.m. Daily Mass.
On Monday, September 13th - there will be only an 8:30 a.m. Daily Mass.
Monday - 8:30 a.m. & 11:30 a.m.
Tuesday - 8:30 a.m. & 11:30 a.m. & 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 - 4:45 p.m.
Saturday - Vigil - 7 p.m. - Spanish
Sunday - 7:30 - a.m.
Sunday - 9:00 a.m.
Sunday - 10:30 a.m.
Sunday - 12:00 p.m.

If you require a low-gluten host, please arrive at least 15 minutes prior to mass time and request one from the Sacristan or an Usher.

Holy Hour - Thursday at 3 p.m.. (Confessions will be heard)

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

Confessions:
Confessions will be 15 minutes before each Daily Mass in the Church Confessionals. Saturday evening Confessions from 3:30 p.m. until 4:30 p.m.in the Church. 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

News from the Vatican

Liturgy Q&A: More on Pro Populo Masses

And Update on This Liturgy Column

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Zenit English Thanks Readers and Supporters

Operations Suspended Today

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Auxiliary Bishop of Owerri in South-East Nigeria Kidnapped

Bishop Moses Chikwe

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Articulating Hope

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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In Christ - United in Faith, Love, and Service.

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  • AGC Gutter Company
  • AllCare Tree
  • Animal Care Clinic
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  • Bezilla Kinney Wealth Management
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  • Bridge Insurance Group
  • Budget Blinds
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  • Chow Daddy's Kitchen & Bar
  • Christina Forbis, Broker/Realtor
  • Customer Audio Video
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  • 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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CONFIRMATION

I did send an email out today in regards to updating all of your apple products from a potential security threat.  Please be sure to not only update your IPhones, but also your IWatches, and your IPads. To access your update: Go...

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APPLE PRODUCT EMERGENCY UPDATE

Apple Issues Emergency Security Updates to Close a Spyware Flaw Researchers at Citizen Lab found that NSO Group, an Israeli spyware company, had infected Apple products without so much as a click.  Please read the article below...

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The Cross (Sept. 14th) - BI-WEEKLY UPDATE

Good morning everyone!  I hope you are all doing well this week.  There are a few things going on this week.  Please also enjoy a little "Word on Fire" for the week. Remember that you may access anything from the "Word on...

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Ministry Volunteers Needed

  • Funeral Servers Needed
  • 9 a.m. Ushers Needed!
  • Greeters Needed
  • Stewardship Prayer
  • Daily Cantors Needed. For more information on this Ministry, please click on this photo.
  • St. Francis Catholic School needs substitute Teachers. For more information on St. Francis Catholic School, please click on this photo.
  • Eucharistic Adoration Adorers. For more information on Eucharistic Adoration, please click on this photo.

School Janitorial Custodian

St. Francis Catholic School has an immediate opening for a full-time PM Maintenance Custodian. The position is for an evening shift from 3:00pm to 11:00pm. Full benefits available. Send resume to St. Francis Catholic School, Attn: School Principal, 45 Beach City Road, Hilton Head Island, SC 29926. Compensation is flexible depending on experience.

JPII Bus Driver Needed

Part-Time Bus Driver Opening

  • Drive afternoon/evening athletic runs
  • Substitute for regular route drivers as needed
  • Must possess valid CDL with a passenger endorsement
  • Competitive salary
  • Excellent opportunity for retiree

Please call or email:

Mac Tamminen, Athletic Director

[email protected]

(843) 645-3838, ext. 304

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  • Front from side
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  • Ambo
  • Ambo & Altar
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  • Altar & Presider's Chair
  • Mary & Joseph statues
  • Mary & Jesus Icons
  • San Damiano Cross & Our Lady of Guadulupe
  • Columbarium

Catholic Miscellany

Saint of the Day

St. Robert Bellarmine: Saint of the Day for Friday, September 17, 2021

Born at Montepulciano, Italy, October 4, 1542, St. Robert Bellarmine was the third of ten children. His mother, Cinzia Cervini, a niece of Pope Marcellus II, was dedicated to almsgiving, prayer, meditation, fasting, and mortification of the body. Robert entered the newly formed Society of Jesus in 1560 and after his ordination went on to teach at Louvain (1570-1576) where he became famous for his Latin sermons. In 1576, he was appointed to the chair of controversial theology at the Roman ...

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St. Cornelius: Saint of the Day for Thursday, September 16, 2021

Cornelius whose feast day is September 16th. A Roman priest, Cornelius was elected Pope to succeed Fabian in an election delayed fourteen months by Decius' persecution of the Christians. The main issue of his pontificate was the treatment to be accorded Christians who had been apostasized during the persecution. He condemned those confessors who were lax in not demanding penance of these Christians and supported St. Cyprian, Bishop of Carthage, against Novatus and his dupe, Felicissimus, whom ...

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St. Valerian: Saint of the Day for Wednesday, September 15, 2021

The massacre of the martyrs of Lyons with their bishop, St. Pothinus, took place during the persecutions of Marcus Aurelius in the year 177. Marcellus, a priest, we are told, by Divine intervention, managed to escape to Chalon-sur-Saone, where he was given shelter. His host was a pagan, and seeing him offer incense before images of Mars, Mercury, and Minerva, Marcellus remonstrated with and converted him. While journeying toward the North, the priest fell in with the governor Priscus, who asked ...

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