1000 Goodyear Boulevard
Picayune, Mississippi  39466

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 organizations & 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, 11:30am (Spanish Mass) & 5:30pm (Youth Mass)
Mon/Tue/Thu/Fri/Sat 8:10am
Wednesdays 12:10pm
Additional Masses for Holy Days     6:00pm (Vigil) & 7:00pm (Holy Day)


The Advent Wreath is a popular Advent tradition for families. The origin of this custom dates back to pre-Christian Germany and Scandinavia. The Advent season on the Liturgical Calendar dates back to the late 4th Century. There are numerous and varied explanations of the original symbolism associated with the physical makeup of the wreath. Learn more about the origins of the Advent Wreath and the family prayers associated with this tradition.

> What is an Advent Wreath?
> Advent Wreath Prayers




Christmas Nativity (152K)  
Christmas Eve
4:00 p.m. Vigil
Christmas Day
12:00 a.m. Midnight Mass
9:00 a.m. Mass
Mary, the Holy Mother of God
Monday, December 31, 4:00 p.m. Mass
Tuesday, January 1, 9:00 a.m. Mass
Parish offices closed December 24-26, December 31 & January 1

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 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 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.