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 Advent 2017

Access our schedule for Advent and Christmas and share this holy season with your family in faith. Monsignor Funk and the entire staff of St. Pius X wish you and your family a very blessed Advent and Christmas season, filled with the joy of the newborn King of Kings. 

 

Readings: Advent 2017

Select a date below to access the readings from the USCCB website. 

 

Read: First Sunday of Advent: December 3
Lord, make us turn to you; let us see your face and we will be saved. PS 80

  • Reading I IS 63:16B-17, 19B; 64:2-7
  • Reading II 1 COR 1:3-9
  • Gospel MK 13:33-37

Read: Second Sunday of Advent: December 10
Lord, let us see your kindness, and grant us your salvation. PS 85

  • Reading I IS 40:1-5, 9-11
  • Reading II 2 PT 3:8-14
  • Gospel MK 1:1-8

Read: Gaudete Sunday, Third Sunday of Advent: December 17
My soul rejoices in my God. LK 1

  • Reading I IS 61:1-2A, 10-11
  • Reading II 1 THES 5:16-24
  • Gospel JN 1:6-8, 19-28

Read: Fourth Sunday of Advent: December 24
For ever I will sing the goodness of the Lord. PS 89

  • Reading I 2 SM 7:1-5, 8B-12, 14A, 16
  • Reading II ROM 16:25-27
  • Gospel LK 1:26-38

Masses, Sacraments, Reflections: Advent & Christmas 2017

Sunday, December 3  - Advent Evening of Reflection
7:00 PM in the church

 

December 7 & 8 - Feast of the Immaculate Conception
This is a holy day of obligation for Catholics.

  • Thursday, December 7 - 7:00 PM Vigil Mass
  • Friday, December 8 - 8:30 AM Mass

 

December 9 & 10 - Communal Anointing of the Sick

  • Saturday, December 9 - 5:00 PM Mass
  • Sunday, December 10  - 8:30 AM Mass

 

December 11 - Communal Penance Service with Private Confessions
7:00 PM at St. Pius X Church

 

December 23 & 24: Fourth Sunday of Advent

  • Saturday, December 23 - 5:00 PM Mass
  • Sunday, December 24 - 8:30 & 10:15 AM Mass; THERE IS NO NOON MASS

 

December 24 & 25: Solemnity of the Nativity of Our Lord (Christmas)
This is a holy day of obligation for Catholics.

  • Sunday, December 24  - 4:00 PM, 6:30 PM, 10:00 PM; music program begins at 9:20 PM.
  • Monday, December 25 - 9:00 AM; THERE IS NO MIDNIGHT MASS

 

December 30 & 31 - Regular Sunday Mass Times

  • Saturday, December 30 - 5:00 PM Mass
  • Sunday, December 31 - 8:30 AM, 10:15 AM, 12:00 PM

 

December 31 & January 1 - Solemnity of Mary, the Holy Mother of God
This is a holy day of obligation for Catholics.

  • Sunday, December 31 - Mass 5:00 PM
  • Monday, Januay 1 - Mass 9:00 AM