St. Francis of Assisi

Readings for

August 2, 2015
18th Sunday in Ordinary Time
Reading I: 2 Kings 4:42-44
Psalm: 145: 10-11, 15-16, 17-18
Reading II: Eph. 4: 1-6
Gospel: John 6: 1-15


August 9, 2015
19th Sunday in Ordinary Time
Reading I: I Kings 19: 4-8
Psalm: 81: 12-13, 14-15, 16-17
Reading II: Eph. 4: 30-5: 2
Gospel: Jn 6: 41-51

 


Readings for Today

St. Francis of Assisi
15226 21st Avenue SW | Burien, WA 98166 | Parish (206) 242-4575 | School (206) 243-5690    Mass Times

 

 

Welcome to our St. Francis of Assisi website and Parish Family.

Fr. Dick Hayatsu

St. Francis is a parish of about 1300 families. We think of ourselves as a welcoming parish. If you come to visit, I hope that you will find that to be a true statement. We have active programs in Faith Formation for children as well as adults. We have outreach services for those who are homebound or in the hospital as well as our senior population. Of course we have our school which is an excellent school with many involved parents and children. We have an active liturgy and music program in the parish.

I hope that you will find what you are looking for. As you can see we have both a parish and a school website which are easily accessible.
As a parish we are here to serve you in whatever way we can. While our staff is limited in numbers as well as working hours, we do our best to respond to your needs and inquiries. You can take a look at the website to see what programs are available and what staff we have. We have a Pastoral Council which helps us discern the goals and priorities for the parish. We have a Finance Council to help us plan our budget and financial needs. We have a School Commission, a Liturgy Commission, and a Faith Formation Commission to help with planning in those areas of ministry.

May you find the information you need as you browse our website. If you have any questions give us a call or email us and we will get back to you as soon as possible. Blessings and peace to you as you move through your day.

Please see my weekly note.

Fr. Dick Hayatsu
Pastor

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This Week @ St. Francis

July 31- August 9, 2015

Friday July 31
Mass, Church, 9am


Saturday Aug. 1
Sr. Parish Collection
Vacation Bible School Set-up - Unity
Confessions, Church, 4pm
Mass, Church, 5pm

 
Sunday Aug. 2 
Sr. Parish Collection
Vacation Bible School Set-up-Unity
Mass, Church, 8am
Mass, Church 10am
Private Baptism, Church, 2pm

 
Monday Aug. 3 
Mass, Church, 9am
VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL 9AM, Unity
Young Champions, Gym, 6pm

 
Tuesday Aug. 4 
Mass, Church, 9am
Vacation Bible School, 9am, Unity
Private Music Rehearsal, P.Hall, 7pm

 
Wed. Aug. 5 
Communion Svc, Church, 9am
Vacation Bible School, 9am, Unity
50+Plus Plan. Comm., Conf. Rm, 2pm
Baptism Class, Parish Hall, 6:30pm

 
Thurs. Aug. 6 
Mass, Church, 9am
Vacation Bible School, 9am, Unity
Knights of Columbus, Parish Hall, 7pm

 
Friday Aug. 7 
Mass, Church, 9am
Vacation Bible School, 9am, Unity
Wedding Rehearsal, Church, 5pm

 
Saturday Aug. 8 
St. Vincent de Paul Collection
Wedding, Church, 1pm
Confessions, Church, 4pm
Mass, Church, 5pm

 
Sunday Aug. 9 
St. Vincent de Paul Collection
Mass, Church, 8am
Mass, Church 10am
Edge Games, Parking Lot, 4pm

 
Fr. Dick on vacation August 1st through 4th.
Fr. Angelovic will say Mass on Aug. 3 and 4.

 

Click on the image to see the Mass times for St. Francis

Mass Times

Weekday Mass: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, & Friday 9:00 am.

Communion Service Wednesday at 9:00 AM

Weekend Masses:
Saturday evening Vigil 5:00 pm.

Sunday morning 8:00 am & 10:00 am

Sunday Evening LifeTeen Mass 5:00PM. (October through mid June)

 

Please see the "This Week @ St. Francis" for special Masses

STEWARDSHIP OF TREASURE



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Today's readings from the USCCB (US Conference of Catholic Bishops).


Today's readings from the Catholic New Agency.



 

 

St. Francis of Assisi Parish
15226 21st Avenue SW | Burien, WA 98166
Parish (206) 242-4575 | School (206) 243-5690

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