WELCOME TO THE ANNUNCIATION OF THE LORD
We wish to extend a warm welcome to all guests of Annunciation of the Lord Parish. We are delighted that you have come to worship with us, and we very much hope that you feel at home here.
Please introduce yourself to Father Tom after Mass.
FR. THOMAS COSTA
ANNUNCIATION OF THE LORD
31 First Street, Taunton, MA 02780
TO CONTACT US:
Parish Rectory and Office
311 Somerset Avenue, Taunton, MA 02780
TO CONTACT OUR PARISH SCHOOL:
Our Lady of Lourdes School
52 First Street, Taunton, MA 02780
Diocese of Fall River
We haven't sold the current rectory at 311 Somerset Ave, but we have purchased the new property at
282 Somerset Ave.
Our Official moving date is February 1st. The office hours for January 27th to February 8th will be limited to emergency needs and voicemail requests. The staff need adequate time to move to and get everything organized.
Please prayer for us during this exciting transitional time.
SATURDAY Vigil at 4:00 pm
SUNDAY at 8:30 am & 10:30 am
Tuesday - Friday at 8:00 am
The Church is Handicap accessible. The Elevator is located at the side entrance of the Church. The front pew in Church is also handicap accessible. Restrooms are also located in the lower side entrance.
January Intentions for Joseph and Maria Moitoso & family requested by their family
OLOL BINGO THURSDAY NIGHTS!
Come and join us on Thursday nights at Our Lady of Lourdes School, 52 First Street, Taunton. Bingo begin at 6:30PM. We have sandwiches, chips, pastry, coffee, soda and water. We also have pizza for $1.50 per slice. Our BINGO is looking for some volunteers on Thursdays. Bingo ends by 9:30. Volunteer once a week or once a month. Any hours you can help would be greatly appreciated.
FAITH FORMATION NEWS
Please keep our Students in Your Prayers
First Reconciliation: February 23, 2019
First Communion : May 5, 2019
Confirmation: Sunday, May 19, 2019 2:00PM @Cathedral in Fall River
Faith Formation Schedule
Sunday, January 20, 2019 NO FAITH FORMATION CLASSES FOR ALL GRADES
LUCKY SNOWMAN RAFFLE
Winter is coming and with it comes a lot of expenses for the church that will have an impact on our budget. We are having a fun-raiser to help the church with winter expenses. There are ten lucky snow-people to raffle off. They each have some cool prizes for the winners and there is no shoveling involved. The prize drawing will take place on February 18th.
Tickets can be purchased at all parish events or at the parish office.
20 chances for $20 or 6 chances for $10.
1st prize = $250 in Lottery tickets
2nd prize = $100 in Lottery tickets
3rd prize= $100 Hannaford Gift Card
4th Prize- $75 Walmart Gift Card
5th prize= $50 Dunkin Donut Card
6th Prize = $25 CVS Gift Card
7th-10th Prizes - Wine baskets
The parish offers online giving with several options. We encourage all parishioners to use this fast, easy and safe alternative to weekly envelopes. If you would like to learn more about this easy, safe and secure way of giving, please contact the parish office or check out our website at https://annunciationtaunton.weshareonline.org/
Readings for the week of January 20, 2019
- Sunday: Is 62:1-5 / Ps 96:1-2, 2-3, 7-8, 9-10  / 1 Cor 12:4-11 / Jn 2:1-11
- Monday: Heb 5:1-10 / Ps 110:1, 2, 3, 4 [4b] / Mk 2:18-22
- Tuesday: Heb 6:10-20 / Ps 111:1-2, 4-5, 9 and 10c  / Mk 2:23-28
- Wednesday: Heb 7:1-3, 15-17 / Ps 110:1, 2, 3, 4 [4b] / Mk 3:1-6
- Thursday: Heb 7:25—8:6 / Ps 40:7-8a, 8b-9, 10, 17 [8a and 9a] / Mk 3:7-12
- Friday: Acts 22:3-16 or Acts 9:1-22 / Ps 117:1bc, 2 [Mk 16:15] / Mk 16:15-18
- Saturday: 2 Tm 1:1-8 or Ti 1:1-5 / Ps 96:1-2a, 2b-3, 7-8a, 10  / Mk 3:20-21
- Next Sunday: Neh 8:2-4a, 5-6, 8-10 / Ps 19:8, 9, 10, 15 [cf. Jn 6:63c] / 1 Cor 12:12-30 or 1 Cor 12:12-14, 27 / Lk 1:1-4; 4:14-21
- Sunday: 2nd Sunday in Ordinary Time
- Monday: St. Agnes, Virgin & Martyr; Martin Luther King Day
- Tuesday: Day of Prayer for the Legal Protection of Unborn Children
- Wednesday: St. Vincent, Deacon & Martyr; St. Marianne Cope, Virgin
- Thursday: St. Francis de Sales, Bishop & Doctor of the Church
- Friday: The Conversion of St. Paul the Apostle
- Saturday: Sts. Timothy and Titus, Bishops
- Next Sunday: 3rd Sunday in Ordinary Time