Fall Collection for Fisher House

Do something useful with all those motel freebies you have been collecting over the summer. Military Matters is gathering travel size soaps, shampoos, conditioners, etc to be given to the Fisher House at Audie Murphy VA Hospital for their guests who are in San Antonio for treatment or to be with family who are being treated at the hospital. Items can be brought in any time and given to members…Keep Reading

The Feast of Saint Mary the Virgin

The Feast of Saint Mary the Virgin will be observed with a celebration of the Holy Eucharist at 6:30pm on Monday, August 15th. In an effort to embrace our catholic witness, St. Paul’s has committed to observe all Principle Feasts, Other Feasts of Our Lord, as well as Marian Feasts (BCP 15-16). This is an acknowledgment that the liturgy is not just something we do on Sundays, but a sacramental…Keep Reading

The Feast of the Transfiguration

The Feast of the Transfiguration of Our Lord Jesus Christ will be observed with a celebration of the Holy Eucharist at 10:00am on Saturday, August 6th. In an effort to embrace our catholic witness, St. Paul’s has committed to observe all Principle Feasts and Other Feasts of Our Lord (BCP 15-16). This is an acknowledgment that the liturgy is not just something we do on Sundays, but a sacramental vision…Keep Reading

Feast of the Nativity of St. John the Baptist

The Feast of the Nativity of St. John the Baptist will be observed with a celebration of the Holy Eucharist at 6:30pm on Friday, June 24th. In an effort to embrace our catholic witness, St. Paul’s has committed to observe all Principle Feasts and Other Feasts of Our Lord. This is an acknowledgment that the liturgy is not just something we do on Sundays, but a sacramental vision that leads to…Keep Reading

Beyond Thoughts & Prayers, Into Action: 3 Tangible Responses to the Orlando Shooting

Has the recent news about the shooting in Orlando left you feeling a bit helpless? Fr. Brad is encouraging St. Paul’s parishioners to respond not only with thoughts and prayers, but also in action. Here are 3 tangible actions to take in the wake of this tragedy: 1. Attend the Candlelight Vigil for those who lost their lives in Orlando. Pride Center San Antonio is organizing the vigil for Thursday, June…Keep Reading

Adult Forum – Summer Series

Serial Idolatry – Milestones on a Path to a Faithful Life June 5 – Idols, What are They? June 12 – Idolatry is Inevitable – How Knowing that Can Lead to a More Faithful Life June 19 – How Do We Recognize an Idol? What do we know about idolatry? What do we think about idolatry, except that we’re not supposed to practice it? How do we recognize an idol…Keep Reading

Feast of the Visitation

The Feast of the Visitation of the Blessed Virgin Mary will be observed with a celebration of the Holy Eucharist at 6:30pm on Tuesday, May 31st. In an effort to embrace our catholic witness, St. Paul’s has committed to observe all Principle Feasts and Other Feasts of Our Lord. This is an acknowledgment that the liturgy is not just something we do on Sundays, but a sacramental vision that leads…Keep Reading

Godly Play and Children’s Chapel

The 2015-16 year of Godly Play and Children’s Chapel is drawing to a close. Both programs will take a summer break as follows: Children’s Chapel, which is held during the 10:30 am Mass during the Gospel reading and homily, has its last session May 29 and will resume August 7. We plan to provide activity sheets for the gospel reading of the day at the back of the church, where…Keep Reading

St. Paul’s Book Club May Selection

Plan to join fellow readers on Tuesday, May 10, 2016 to discuss Donna Leon’s Death at La Fenice. St. Paul’s Book Club is an informal gathering of people who enjoy reading fiction – parishioners, friends, anyone who wishes to attend and join the discussion of issues raised in the novels. For further information, contact Rilda Baker at drrildabaker@gmail.com

Finding God in Fiction and Fantasy Forum

Finding God in Fiction and Fantasy will help us to understand the intent of authors like Tolkien, C.S. Lewis, and even J. K. Rowling. Various members of the congregation will facilitate discussion. What, after all, are parables, metaphors and allegories if they are not teaching tools? Jesus used very simple tales to convey very profound truths. The plots of the Narnia stories, or Harry Potter, or the Lord of the Rings…Keep Reading

St. Paul’s Book Club

Plan to join fellow readers on Tuesday, April 12, 7:00 PM – 8:15 PM, to discuss Elif Shafak’s The Forty Rules of Love: A Novel of Rumi (2010). Novels to be discussed in future meetings are: May 10 – Donna Leon, Death at La Fenice (1992) St. Paul’s Book Club is an informal gathering of people who enjoy reading fiction – parishioners, friends, anyone who wishes to attend and join…Keep Reading

Two New Christian Formation Offerings for Lent

You, O Lord, are the Potter…and we are the clay. Looking to go deeper? Join us Sundays at 9:15am for Christian Formation classes. Nursery is available beginning at 9am. Animate Faith: An imaginative exploration of Christianity’s big questions Feb. 14 – God Feb. 21 – Jesus Feb. 28 – Cross March 6 – Salvation March 13 – Church *located in the library Death & Dying in the Christian Tradition Feb….Keep Reading