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Picayune, Mississippi  39466
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Welcome to our website

A very warm welcome to the St Charles Borromeo website! Here, you'll find information about the parish, its history, schedules, bulletins and ministries... but there's much, much more! Through Graces bestowed from Perpetual Adoration, we've grown well rooted in our faith. It's our desire to use this website to share our faith with you with many apologetics works, Bible Studies, and devotional areas such as prayers and information on the patron saints. God bless you and please visit us often!

Mass Schedule

Saturday Vigil 4:00pm
Sunday 9:00am, 1:00pm (Spanish Mass) & 5:30pm (Youth Mass)
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday     8:10am
Wednesday 12:10pm & 7:00pm
Holy Days 7:00pm (Vigil), 8:10am & 7:00pm

Pope Francis

Virtual Stations of the Cross
Stations of the Cross
Fridays at 7:00pm and Saturdays at 3:30pm during Lent
 
> Understanding Lent
Did you know that although the celebration of Lent began in the Catholic Church, it is not exclusively a Catholic practice? Why does it last 40 days? Why do Catholics "fast" and "abstain" during Lent?
    

HOLY WEEK SCHEDULE

Holy Thursday
April 17, 2014

7:00 p.m. Mass of the Lord's Supper
The Adoration Chapel will be closed after the 7:00 pm Mass until Saturday after the 6:30 pm Vigil Mass.

Good Friday
April 18, 2014

3:00 p.m. Veneration of the Cross
6:30 p.m. Stations of the Cross

Holy Saturday
April 19, 2014

6:30 p.m. Easter Vigil Mass
There will NOT be an 8:10 a.m. Mass.

Easter Sunday
April 20, 2014

7:00 a.m. and 9:00 a.m. Easter Mass
1:00 p.m. Easter Mass (Spanish)
There will NOT be a 5:30 p.m. Mass on Easter Sunday

    
catechism

Our on-line 2nd Edition English Translation of the Catechism of the Catholic Church includes a search engine, index, tables of contents, index and cross-references.

 
bible studies

Bible Study lessons for the entire three year cycle of the Liturgical Calendar with the readings for the upcoming Sunday Mass, Holy Days of Obligation and other special days in the liturgical calendar.

 
apoligetic point papers

A number of Apologetic Point Papers compliment our two on-line booklets "The Truth" and "I'm Glad", diving deeper into topics of Catholic faith.

The Truth...

To Tell You The Whole Truth About the Church and the Holy Bible is an on-line apologetics booklet with history of the Church and the Bible and short answers to a few common questions.

 
I'm Glad You Asked!

I'm Glad You Asked! came from questions by parishioners about their faith. You'll be surprised by the depth and breadth of these issues in this free on-line booklet.

 
patron saints

Patron Saints are very powerful prayer partners! Do you know what Patron Saint best meets your need for intercessory prayer? Our Patron Saint Index lists saints by name, patronage & feast day.

    

NOW AVAILABLE! CATECHISM FOR THE MOBILE DEVICE

The Catechism of the Catholic Church is now also in a mobile-friendly format, perfect for iPhones, Blackberry devices, and web-enabled cell phones. We've stripped out the graphics, simplified the formatting, and employed standard mobile conventions for navigation mobileccc (3K) -- but we've retained all of the features of the Catechism that have made it the most popular one on the internet.

> Mobile CCC - Table of Contents
> Mobile CCC - Table of Contents with Paragraph Numbers
> Mobile CCC - Index
> Mobile CCC - Search

    
pelican-nola (35K)The New Orleans Pelicans

Is it really such an unusual mascot for a professional sports franchise located in New Orleans? Yes, there is history with the New Orleans Pelicans semi-pro baseball team. And yes, the pelican is the state bird, prominently displayed on the state flag. But what you may not know are the Catholic roots of the Pelican as a symbol of Christ!

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