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MISSION STATEMENT
Jesus is our Lord, God and Savior who cleanses, nourishes and strengthens us poor sinners through His Holy Word and Sacraments, so that we may be united to Him always and so we may imitate what we receive by sharing His Truth, Life and Mercy with our neighbor.

ESTADO DE LA MISIÓN
Jesús es nuestro Señor, Dios y Salvador que limpia, nutre y fortalece, nos pobres pecadores, a través de su Santa Palabra y los Sacramentos, para que podamos estar unidos a Él siempre y así podemos imitar lo que recibimos al compartiendo su Verdad, Vida y Misericordia con nuestro prójimo.

 

Diocesan Family Festival 2017!
Please join us for a fun-filled day for the whole family!
Sunday, September 24, 2017, 11am - 4pm at SteelStacks, 101 Founders Way, Bethlehem. The day begins with an outdoor Multi-Cultural Mass celebrated at 11am (bring a lawn chair). The festivities will follow the Mass. There will be ethnic food for sale provided by parishes of the Diocese with games and activities for all ages. From a petting zoo, to face painting, bounce house, inflatable obstacle course, etc. Musical entertainment provided by the local band “Island Time” and youth entertainment provided by DJ Wesley Works. No reservations are needed. For more info, call Maria at 610-289-8900, Ext 21 or email her at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. . Click on the Diocesan website where you can see pictures of last year’s event: www.allentowndiocese.org/familyfestival 

 

 

 

In celebration of the Ordination and Installation of Bishop-elect Alfred Schlert as the Fifth Bishop of Allentown, the Diocese will be having two liturgical services:
1. Solemn Vespers at which the Bishop-elect will make a Profession of Faith and the Oath of Fidelity is scheduled for Wednesday, August 30 at 7:00 PM at the Cathedral of Saint Catharine of Siena in Allentown (1825 Turner Street, Allentown, PA. 18104). This event is open to the public. As the Allentown Fair will be occurring, all parking will be at St. Thomas More Church (1040 Flexer Avenue, Allentown, PA. 18105). Continuous shuttles will be running beginning at 5:00 PM. Light refreshments in the Parish Activity Center will follow and everyone will have a chance to greet the Bishop-Elect.
2. The Mass of Ordination will be held at the Cathedral of Saint Catharine of Siena on Thursday, August 31 at 2:00 PM. Because of space limitations at the Cathedral, attendance at this event is by invitation only.

 

Celebrate Our New Bishop!
On Thursday, August 31st at 2:00pm, watch the Ordination Mass of our new Bishop live through the following media outlets: www.allentowndiocese.org,
www.facebook.com/DioceseofAllentown, Service ElectricCable TV, Blue Ridge Cable Television, EWTN and CatholicTV.
In addition, Bishop Alfred Schlert will celebrate a special deanery Mass for Lehigh County on Wednesday, Oct. 4th at 7:00pm at St. Francis of Assisi Church, 1046 W. Cedar St., Allentown.

 

Save the Date and Get Creative!
St. Paul Parish October 21st & 22nd Baskets, Special Value Raffle, Treasure Chest, 50/50, Bake Sale and More! Watch the bulletin for more details!

 

 

 

Holy Hour for Vocations

1st Thursday of everymonth at 7pm in the Chapel. Need some help in your marriage?....Come to the Lord. Want to lead your children in the right path?....Seek His Will. Not sure what God wants of you? Discern His calling by asking Him and listening. We will pray the rosary for your vocation and then allow you to listen in silence to Christ in the Holy Eucharist, followed by Benediction. Come to the Lord that you may have peace.

Eucharistic Adoration

Join us every Friday from 9:00 am to 7:00 pm in the Chapel. Jesus is waiting for us with open arms. Sign in sheets are available in all vestibules if you are interested to sign up for a specific hour.

 

 

The Annual Diocesan Anniversary Mass Celebration
Sunday, September 17, 2017, at the Cathedral of St. Catharine of Siena, 1875 West Turner St., Allentown, PA 18104 at 3:00 PM. We cordially invite couples celebrating five, twenty-five, forty, fifty, sixty or sixty plus years of marriage to this special event. Please register online at http://www.allentowndiocese.org/anniversarymass or refer to the A.D. Times for a registration form or request a form through email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or by calling 610-289-8900 ext. 2028. The deadline for registration is September 8, 2017. 


Bible Study Groups

Focus: THE OLD TESTAMENT
Our Bible Study Groups meet in the rectory basement at the following times:
•TUESDAY MORNINGS 9:30AM    •WEDNESDAY EVENINGS 6:30PM-8PM
Join at any time. If interested, call 610-797-9733, ext.14.