Simbang Gabi is a traditional novena (9 masses) celebrated in the Philippines to prepare for Christmas. The Simbang Gabi Commissioning Mass will take place on Tuesday, December 6, 2016, 7:30pm at the Cathedral of St. Mary of the Assumption (see flyer). The novena will be at 7:00pm, from Thursday, December 15th through Wednesday, December 23rd at St. Anne. Read more about Simbang Gabi here.
On Thanksgiving Day, Thursday, November 24th, there will be only one Mass at 9:00am. Also, on the next day, Friday, the 25th, there will only be a 9:00am Mass. The office will be closed both days. Happy Thanksgiving from the St. Anne staff!
To help us in this journey of Advent, to help us keep the right priorities and our eyes on the Lord, Dynamic Catholic is offering a free service to help us prepare for Christmas well. Beginning on Sun., Nov 27 and continuing every day until Dec 26, they’ll send us through email, short inspirational videos, practical tips, or free Christmas music that will help us slow down during the busy Christmas season and focus on what’s really important. To sign up for this free email service, go to: http://dynamiccatholic.com/best-advent-ever/#bae_about_section. Or Google search “Best Advent Ever.”