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Parish News in 2012

The year offered some wonderful moments in parish community life.  Read the year in review.

 

Blessing - Our Lady of Guadalupe Prayer Garden

December 14, 2012 - More than 200 parishioners and neighbors attended the blessing of the new Our Lady of Guadalupe Prayer Garden at Saint William on Saturday, December 8.  The morning’s activities, included danzantes from the Round Rock Folklorico group, prayer and blessing, and an opportunity for parishioners to present flowers and candles.


A Message from the Pastor - Parishioners Give Generously to help Families in Need

November 30, 2012 - We were so happy to see so many families with us during Thanksgiving Mass, giving thanks to God for all His blessings each and every day. He shows us the way to love, to live, and to GIVE!
 

The History behind the Sacred Heart Statue

November 29,2012 - The Sacred Heart outdoor statue was originally all white and stood along McNeil Road at the entry way of the original Saint William Catholic Church from the 1940’s.
 

2011-2012 Annual Report

October 5, 2012 - Saint William invites you to read the 2011-2012 annual report.  It includes a recap of the many impressive highlights from the different programs in our parish.  Thanks to your faithful stewardship, we are able to accomplish many things. 
 

A Short Interview with Fr. Uche Andeh

July 26, 2012 - Thank you to everyone who attended the weekend receptions to welcome Saint William’s newly ordained Associate Pastor, Father Uchechukwu (“Uche”) Andeh, as he begins what will be an exciting, challenging, and fulfilling life as a Catholic priest.


NEW Outdoor Stations of the Cross

July 19, 2012 - Construction is underway on the new outdoor Stations of the Cross. The site is located behind the education center and near the McNeil Rd. entrance. Each Station measures close to eight feet in height and is encircled in a limestone surround. The Stations of the Cross feature a beautiful paved entrance with gravel walkways, limestone benches, and a pedestrian bridge.


Vacation Bible School a Great Success! – “For God all things are possible.” - Mark 10:27

July 3, 2012 - This year’s Totally Catholic Summer Vacation Bible School was an amazing success in two languages of faith! The English session was held in the morning and Spanish in the evening. Both sessions served more than 545 students and was hosted by over 100 adult volunteers during the week-long day camp complete with activity stations geared for children ages 3yo – 5th grade. “Trust God” was our saying for the week and was repeated multiple times throughout each day, reminding kids “No matter what, TRUST GOD!”