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David is Anointed

Samuel selects David 500

The LORD said,
"There—anoint him, for this is the one!"
Then Samuel, with the horn of oil in hand, 
anointed David in the presence of his brothers; 
and from that day on, the spirit of the LORD rushed upon David.

 

 1st Samuel 16:13

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2017 LENTEN SEASON


Stations of the Cross  


Every Friday @ 6:00 pm


followed by Mass

 


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LENTEN  REVIVAL

 

 

 

March 27, 28 & 29 @ 7:00 p.m.

 

 

 

Revivalist: Rev. Paul De Porres Whittington, O.P.

 

 

 

Theme: We Are One In Spirit

 


 F Paul Whittington OP

Preacher:


Fr. Paul Whittington, OP

 

Rev. Paul de Porres Whittington, O.P., was born and raised in Marksville, Louisiana.  The third of five children, he was educated by the Sisters of the Holy Family of New Orleans in his early years and attended the Divine Word Seminaries in Bay St. Louis, Mississippi and East Troy, Wisconsin for high school.  He graduated from Xavier University of Louisiana in 1990 with a B.A. in English Education.

 

 

 

Fr. Paul entered the novitiate of the Order of Preachers (the Dominicans) in San Antonio, Texas, in 1990.  He professed simple vows in 1991 and solemn vows in 1995 as a member of the Dominican Province of St. Albert the Great. He graduated with a Master of Divinity degree from Aquinas Institute of Theology in 1997 and was ordained to the priesthood in that same year.  He began graduate studies at Dominican University in River Forest, Illinois and graduated in 2002 with a M.A. degree in Educational Administration.

 

 

 

In his 25-plus years as a Dominican friar, Fr. Paul has served in various assignments as a high school teacher, guidance counselor, pastor, internal ministry to his religious community as prior, superior, Vicar for Healthcare, Director of the Dominican Shrine of St. Jude and formation director.

 

 

 

            Fr. Paul currently serves as the Promoter of Permanent Formation for the Province of St. Albert the Great.  In this role, he is responsible for the continuing formation and education of all Dominican friars in the Province.  He is also the Pastor of St. Margaret of Scotland Church in Chicago.  Fr. Paul is a member of the Intellectual Life Commission of the Province and serves as Secretary to the Provincial Council.

 

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 St. Anne De Beaupre 4.29.17

 

A Day of Prayer & Reflection for Parish Catechetical Leaders and Catechists: 
It Is I. Do Not Be Afraid
Saturday, April 29th 10AM - 3PM

Please join us for "A Day of Prayer & Reflection for Parish Catechetical Leaders and Catechists: It Is I. Do Not Be Afraid". 

The day of reflection will be on Saturday, April 29th 10AM - 3PM at St. Anne De Beaupre parish, 2810 Link Road | Houston, TX 77009.

We will have Fr. Jude Ezua, Office of Cardinal DiNardo, Deacon Leonard Lockett, Vicar for Catholics of African Descent and a representative from Loyola Press presenting on catechesis in our parishes, sharing best practices and resources.

Contact Pamela McCarthy, Phone: (713) 869-1319, Email:  This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it  or Doris Barrow  This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it  (832) 515-4393 for additional information.

Please share the attached flyer with Parish Catechetical Leaders and Catechists.

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Juneteenth-TSU Newman Cntr 6.17.17
SAVE THE DATE: Celebrating Junteenth
Young Adult Catholics of African Descent (YACAD)
Saturday, June 17th at 11AM

Join Young Adult Catholics of African Descent (YACAD) on Saturday, June 17th at 11AM for brunch and speed networking as they celebrate Junteenth! 

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