ADVENT CALENDAR - <click here> for the online advent calendar with daily thoughts, prayers, or reflections.
ERITREAN NEWCOMERS - <click here> for updates on our refugee sponsorships. There will be a meeting after the 9:30am Mass at St. Alphonsus for everyone interested in helping welcome Ailan and her daughter, Heldana, who will be arriving in 2-3 months from Eritrea.
OUR NEW BISHOP - The installation of Christian Riesbeck as Bishop of the Diocese of Saint John will be Monday, Dec 9th at 3:00 PM at the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception.
ADVENT RECONCILIATION - will be held on Wednesday, Dec. 11 at 7:00pm.
DONATIONS of FLOWERS - to decorate our Christmas space. Flowers, poinsettas, etc. can be dropped off on or before Dec. 22. After the 9:30 Mass on Dec. 22, we'll stay and decorate. Come join in the fun!
SHUT-INS - would you like to take some time to visit some of our shut-ins, our parishioners who are sick at home or in hospital? Call the office at 832-3327 and leave your name and phone number.
ROTARY CLUB and SOCKS! The Rotary Club of Hampton is seeking your donations of NEW socks for the homeless and less fortunate- kindly place your donations in the basket in the foyer before Dec 21st.
VULNERABLE PERSON REGISTRY - The Town of Hampton has established a Vulnerable Person Registry to be used by the Emergency Measures Organization should a disaster strike the town. The Registry will identify those residents who require special assistance because of a medical, mobility, communication or other challenges. Please contact the town at 832-6065 for more information or <click here> to view the poster.
MUSIC MINISTRY - welcomes new members of all ages! No auditions, no pressure, just come and sing. Weekly practices right after the 6:30pm liturgy on Tuesday nights.
BOTTLE DRIVE - Last weekend of every month. Next one is Dec. 29. Proceeds go towards Hampton High School's "Feed a Hungry Student" program as well as the Eritrean refugees program. Bottles can be left in the St. Alphonsus church hall. Pick-up is Monday morning so if you forget to bring them on Sunday, just drop them off Monday morning.
2020 ENVELOPS - are now available in the foyer.
SCHEDULES - Sunday missals for Lectors are available in the foyer.
We Welcome You
We are located in Hampton, New Brunswick, Canada; a quiet yet vibrant town lying in the valley of the Kennebecasis River. It is pastoral. We are pastoral. Come feel our spirit. We are a happy, faith filled community who care for each other. We are home. Welcome to Our Home!
St. Anthony's - Upham: Saturdays at 4:00PM
St. Alphonsus - Hampton: Sundays at 9:30AM.
St. Bridget's - Chapel Grove: Sundays at 11:30AM.
Weekday Liturgy at St. Alphonsus:
Tuesday, December 10 at 6:30
The second Sunday of Advent. Advent means "coming" in Latin and we spend the next four weeks preparing for and remembering the true meaning of Christmas. The second candle represents the bible.
<Click here> to check out the latest on Revitalizing our Diocese.
Diocesan Proposed Models Saint John Region
Feedback Form Parish Models
CHURCH HALL RENTALS
Call Gloria Wilson 832-3792 or Louise McKee 832-5303
Contact Jean Smith at firstname.lastname@example.org.
PARISH BULLETIN & WEEKLY ANNOUNCEMENTS
Announcements need to be received by Wednesday to be included for the following weekend.
Bulletin submissions for December are due by Tuesday, November 26 to the church office.