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We are currently are taking reservations for Lifetouch photogrphy sessions. You may use the link below or contact the parish office to schedule your family photo session. Lifetouch will be on site from October 24th through November 4th.

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Volunteer Appreciation Night!

Posted on April 06, 2017 in: General News

On Friday, April 21st, 7:00 - 10:00 pm, St. Paul Church is holding a Volunteer Appreciation Night to say thank you to all of our wonderful volunteers. Please join us for an evening of fun, food, and fellowship. Heavy appetizers, hors d'oeuvres, and desserts will be served. Please RSVP to the parish office, 410-465-1670 or jessica@stpaulec.org.

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Holy Week Schedule

Posted on March 28, 2017 in: General News

Holy Thursday, April 13 8:00 am              Morning Prayer 7:00 pm              Mass & Procession   Good Friday, April 14 8:00 am              Morning Prayer 3:00 pm              Liturgy 7:00 pm              Living Stations of the Cross   Holy Saturday, April 15 8:00 am              D...

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LENT

Posted on March 03, 2017 in: General News

Living Stations of the Cross Presented by our youth April 14th, Good Friday, at 7:00 p.m. in Church  

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Ash Wednesday Services

Posted on March 01, 2017 in: General News

ASH WEDENESDAY SCHEDULE March 1, 2017   MASS WITH IMPOSITION OF ASHES 6:30 a.m., 8:00 a.m., 12:00 noon, & 7:00 p.m.   IMPOSITION OF ASHES 10:00 & 11:00 a.m. 2:00, 3:00, 4:00, 5:00 & 6:00 p.m.   

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Parish Council Elections

Posted on February 24, 2017 in: General News

Meet the Daughter of a Saint

Posted on February 23, 2017 in: General News

On March 30th, Gianna Emanuela Molla, daughter of St. Gianna Molla, will be speaking at St. Paul’s.  Gianna is visiting from Italy to increase devotion to her mother, and to raise funds for a shrine for her mother in Ponte Nuovo, Italy, where St. Gianna lived and prayed.  Gianna will speak at 7:00 p.m. in the church and there will be an opportunity for Adoration and Veneration of Relics of St. Gianna starting at 6:00 p.m., one hour before her talk.  For more information on Saint Gianna Molla, visit her website, www.saintgianna.org  

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Senior Day February 23rd

Posted on February 17, 2017 in: General News

Celebration for Mary Ann Fleming

Posted on February 10, 2017 in: General News

Celebration for Mary Ann Fleming Sunday, February 12th after the 11:30 a.m. mass! We will be honoring Mary Ann Fleming, our organist and the director of our traditional, funeral, and children's choirs, for her 25 years of service to St. Paul's with a reception in Dohony Hall after the 11:30 a.m. mass this Sunday, February 12th. Please plan to stop by to visit with Mary Ann after mass, and let our car parkers know when you arrive for mass if you're staying after so that they can help you park accordingly!  

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Deacon Information Session 2/11

Posted on February 07, 2017 in: General News

Have you ever considered becoming a deacon?  Do you have questions about the training required to become a deacon of the Catholic Church?   Another Deacon Information Session has been planned for Saturday, February 11, 2017 at 10 am, at St. Mary’s Seminary, 5400 Roland Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21210.  Anyone interested in the Diaconate program who has not already attended an information session should attend.  Wives are strongly urged to attend as well.

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Altar Server training Sunday, February 12th There will be a make-up training session for altar servers on Sunday, February 12th at 3:00 p.m. in the Church.   If you missed the last training session, please plan to attend.  Contact Deacon George or Deacon Joe for further information and/or questions:  deaconjoe@stpaulec.org or deacongeorge@stpaulec.org.

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Middle School LifeNight February 10th, 7:00 p.m. at Resurrection.   We're going to China!  Fortune cookies, the Great Wall of China, Chinese food, dragons, sparklers and... LASER TAG!   Come, bring a friend!  Games, fellowship, and fun!   

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Flocknote - Join today!

Posted on February 01, 2017 in: General News

Follow these simple steps to join flocknote and manage your preferences: From your Smartphone: Text STPAULEC to the number 84576 and you will be guided through a series of steps to set up or modify your account. From your Computer: Go to www.flocknote.com/stpaulec and click Login Enter your email address.  Enter your password, or click Reset or create password if you don't yet have one. Once logged in, click the purple "Notifications" bell icon to manage your preferences. NOTE: In the Notifications window, a blue icon indicates that ...

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Have you suggested to Fr. James Sorra of the Archdiocesan Vocations Office the names of men 14 and older whom you think God may be calling to the priesthood? You can submit names online at www.bmorevocations.org/promote/called-by-name/ or by emailing them to vocations@archbalt.org. The names of the young men will be kept confidential, and used only to invite them to discernment programs, like this month’s dinner with the Archbishop.

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The parish office will be closed on Monday, January 16th in observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.

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Altar Servers Needed

Posted on January 04, 2017 in: General News

Altar Servers Needed The parish is in need of additional Alter Servers; must be in 5th grade and have completed the required training. Next training session will be on Monday January 16th @ 6:30 pm in the Church. All interested should plan to attend the training session. Contact Deacon George or Deacon Joe for further information and/or questions:  deaconjoe@stpaulec.org or deacongeorge@stpaulec.org.  

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Passages January 21st

Posted on January 04, 2017 in: General News

PASSAGES with Fr. Warren—January 21st Parishioners age 50 and better are invited to attend the first PASSAGES presentation of 2017 on Saturday January 21st.   Fr. Warren Tanghe, our Pastor at St. Paul Catholic Church, will talk to us about his personal experience as a cancer patient and survivor. The PASSAGES speaker sessions provide an opportunity for members of St. Paul and Resurrection parishes to not only enrich our faith and gain practical information, but also to socialize in a relaxed atmosphere.  As usual, we will begin the morning with Mass at 9:00 a.m. at St. Paul’s.&nbs...

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Parish Office Closed Jan. 2

Posted on January 02, 2017 in: General News

The parish office will be closed on Monday, January 2nd in observance of New Year's Day. Happy New Year!

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NATIONAL MARCH FOR LIFE January 27th Please join St. Paul and Resurrection parishioners on a chartered motor coach to the National March for Life in Washington, DC on Friday, January 27th.  Following the 9 a.m. mass at Resurrection, we will gather in the multi-purpose rooms of Resurrection parish for breakfast.  The bus leaves at 10:15 a.m. from the Resurrection parking lot and returns by 6 p.m.  A donation of $19 is requested for a seat ($76 family cap).  Submit checks payable to Church of the Resurrection to the parish office. Email reslifeb...

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Inclement Weather Closing Policy

Posted on December 22, 2016 in: General News

It's that time of year again --  St. Paul's CLOSING / CANCELLATION POLICY If Howard County schools are closed, then all events, including daily Mass, are cancelled. If the opening of Howard County schools is delayed, then daily Mass is cancelled, and the office will open at the same time as the schools.   If Howard County schools are closed but the school district’s offices are open, the parish office will be open. Whether or not the campus is open, the responsible leader may choose to cancel any scheduled activity or meeting. Notifications will be posted: On the St. Paul&rs...

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The 63rd U.S. National Rosary Pilgrimage to Lourdes will take place June 22—July 1, 2017.  This pilgrimage is accompanied by a medical staff, clergy, and volunteers to assist the needs of the pilgrims and is open to all. Click here for detailed flier. For more information, contact Fr. Joseph Allen, O.P.:  Joseph.Allen@opeast.org; The Lourdes Pilgrimage office:  1-877-276-7279, or lourdespilgrimageoffice@comcast.net;  or visit their website:  www.lourdes-pilgrimage.com.    

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Our sister parish, Hamoong parish in Vietnam, needs our help!  Some of he parish’s land has been taken by the government for a hydroelectric project, and the parish has been given vacant land in Dak Wot Yop.  New facilities will have to be built from the ground up, once the building permit is granted.  Fr. Joseph has asked us to fund the construction of “a small basic house where children can go and study bible.”   Our goal is to raise the $2,300 needed for this project.  On Christmas Eve and Christmas Day a large, marked box will be in the narthex to receive contributions to...

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This December 10th and 11th at 7:30pm the Shrine of St. Anthony will again hold its Greccio Living Nativity to celebrate the coming of the Christmas Season.  The Nativity Scene is a deep tradition within the Franciscan order dating back to when St. Francis popularized it in a little town called Greccio.  Our Living Nativity is located at our hay barn and features carols, adoration, and refreshments.  There is no charge for this event.  For more info check our website at www.ShrineofStAnthony.org or call 410-531-2800. 

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Advent Reconciliation Opportunities

Posted on November 30, 2016 in: General News

Advent Reconciliation Opportunities Confessions will be heard between Masses at St. Paul’s on the 2nd, 3rd & 4th Sundays of Advent (from 8:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. and from 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 am.). Advent Penance Services with opportunities for individual confessions will be held at: 7:00 p.m. on Monday, December 12th, at The Church of the Resurrection, 3175 Paulskirk Drive, Ellicott City 7:00 p.m. on Tuesday, December 13th, at St. Francis’ Church, 8300 Old Columbia Road, Fulton Come, taste the mercy of the Lord!

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Breakfast with Santa December 10th

Posted on November 22, 2016 in: General News

Breakfast with Santa is December 10th! Make your reservation here:  www.SignUpGenius.com/go/30E0C4BAAA62DA0FB6-breakfast1

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Volunteers needed to help with Breakfast with Santa on December 10th. We need middle schoolers, high schoolers, and adults! Sign up here: http://www.signupgenius.com/go/30e0c4baaa62da0fb6-breakfast2

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An Advent Day of Recollection for the people of St. Paul’s at St. Gabriel’s Retreat House 1201 Hilton Avenue, on the grounds of All Saints’ Convent Saturday, December 10th from 10:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. ¨ Led by Sister Elaine of All Saints ¨ Mass and Evening Prayer with the Sisters in the Convent Chapel ¨ Lunch will be provided ¨ Free-will offering requested from those who can afford it to cover expenses.   REGISTER NOW!  ONLY 24 SPACES AVAILABLE!! To register contact the parish office:   410-465-1670 or office@stpaulec.org...

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Cold Weather Shelter needs help!!

Posted on November 09, 2016 in: General News

The Cold Weather Shelter needs your help! This year, our 12th year, we will host the Cold Weather Shelter at St. Paul’s from January 2nd—9th. Every year our guests are impressed by the way our volunteers make them feel at home during their stay with us.  This year we need even more help than ever to continue to provide a warm, welcoming environment for our guests.  Don’t wait!  Please sign up now so that planning and scheduling can begin! Click here for the sign up sheet. If you have any questions, please contact Gloria Baer at 443-878-5522 or gloria@stpaulec.org.  Thank...

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Don’t forget to set your clocks back this weekend!  Daylight Saving Time ends on Sunday, November 6th at 2 a.m. The change is automatic for most smartphones, computers, tablets, and other digital devices.  If you’re still using an analog alarm clock, you’ll probably want to move it back before you go to sleep on Saturday or when you wake up the next morning. Remember the end of Daylight Savings Time is a good time to check the batteries and make sure your smoke alarms and carbon monoxide detectors are in working order.

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