The Roman Catholic Diocese Of Lubbock
Most Reverend Robert M. Coerver, S.T.L., M.S.
Bishop Of Lubbock

27. November, 2017Default Comments Off on Around the Diocese

Around the Diocese

Advent Retreat– Saturday, December 16, 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m., Saint Mary Magdalen Parish, 309 South Wall Street, Floydada. The retreat speakers are Father Rudi Crasta, David Powell, and Jeremy Trull. The retreat is free; snacks and a meal will be provided. All are invited. To register, please contact Father Ruban, 806-781-7179 (Cell) or 806-983-5878 (office).

Punch and Cookies with St. Nick on Dec. 10th & 17th  10:20 –Noon, Saint John Neumann. St. Nick store for kids will be open.

Solemn Vespers— Dec. 15th  & 22nd  at 6:30 pm at  Christ the King Cathedral

Grief Share-Surviving the Holidays – These sessions are held the first three Sundays of Advent, December 3, 10 & 17, 1:30-3 p.m. in the Family Life Conference room at the Catholic Renewal Center (4620 4th Street, Lubbock). Individuals and families with children are welcome to attend 1 or all 3 of our sessions. Please contact Jenna, Office of Marriage and Family Life, to register or for more information: 806.792.3943, ext 201.

CITY BANK’S 2017 COMMUNITY REWARDS HAS BEGUN! Online voting until December 10 determines winners: Only one vote per day is counted. You don’t have to live in Lubbock to vote. Encourage your friends and family to vote for Christ the King Cathedral School. Your vote counts—Catholic Charities came in second last year!

DIAMOND JUBILEE  You are cordially invited to a Diamond Jubilee Celebration with Msgr. Joseph James celebrating 60 Years of Priestly Service on Saturday, December 16, 2017, 10 am Mass at Saint Joseph Church, Slaton, corner of Division and 19th Streets. Reception to follow at Saint Joseph Hall. Slaton Knights of Columbus 2571 will provide BBQ chicken and sausage. We ask people to please bring side dishes as follows: A-M salads or vegetables, N-Z desserts. No Gifts Expected. Participants are invited to share testimonies of gratitude. RSVP to Mark Meurer by December 8th or for more information call 806.789.5456 or

Christ the King Catholic School ADOPT-A-STUDENT – If you are interested in supporting the Adopt-a-Student Program, please visit the “School Donations” page of the school website,, and click on the “Donate” button at the bottom of the page.  If you would like to receive more information or ask questions, please contact the School Development Office at (806)795-8283 or via email at

Rediscover Catholicism—a Spiritual Guide to Living with Passion and Purpose. This six-part series will meet on the third Wednesday of the month through January 17, 2018. Meet time is 6–7 pm in Kasteel Hall, Christ the King Cathedral. The book is provided free along with a study guide. Each month will include a guest speaker and breakout sessions.

Holy Hour for Vocations: Christ the King Cathedral, every second Thursday at 7 PM.

Catholic Moms of Lubbock—contact  607-226-6398

Upper Room Young Adult Faith Group—First and Third Mondays at 8 PM, Saint Elizabeth Pallotti Building.  Contact Shelby Williams @

AA Group Family Activity Center Room 3 @noon, Fridays.  Christ the King, Family Activity Center Room 3,   4011 54th Street, Lubbock. Contact Elaine 806-928-9673 for more information.

Counseling Affordable marriage and family counseling offered by Marriage & Family Life Office, in collaboration with TTU Marriage & Family Clinic. For appointment, call Dr. Nicole Springer at 806-742-3074