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Sunday, December 18 at 2:30 pm in the main church we will host the Atlanta Homeward Choir for a beautiful Christmas concert. The Atlanta Homeward Choir works to bring together participants from every background and belief system who have ever battled homelessness, using music and performance art as a vessel to uplift, encourage and instill a sense of community in its participants.

Monday & Tuesday, November 28-29 at 7:00 PM

Join us as we welcome our speaker Fr. Roberto Pérez OFM Cap., a Capuchin Franciscan friar with the Our Lady of the Angels Friary in Atlanta. Father Robert and his brother priests serve the needs of the poor in the Atlanta community. Join us as Fr. Robert helps us set our course for Advent and awaiting the arrival of the birth of Christ.  7PM in the main church, followed by 1 hour of Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament. This event will be livestreamed as well.

Monday in English/Tuesday in Spanish

Through your generous donations, Fr. Roberto and his Brothers can carry their mission forward. You can make a donation on this website under Online Giving (look for “Advent Mission” under second collections). You can also drop a check or cash into the weekend collection basket (your donation MUST be in an envelope marked “Advent Mission“).

Ho! Ho! Ho! Santa is coming to St. Benedict Catholic Church, Saturday, December 10th, from 8:30-11:00am!

Make plans to join Santa, Mrs. Claus and the elves at Taylor Lodge for a FREE pancake breakfast, Christmas carols and pictures with Santa!

Need more information? Contact Edith Berardi at womensguild.stbenedict@gmail.com

Join Father Flood for St. Benedict’s Ireland Tour July 6-16, 2023. The adventure includes airfare, hotels, breakfast daily, 5 dinners and magnificent sightseeing over 10 days and 9 nights. 

Thursday • December 15 from 8:00am-5:00pm

Join us as we make a special journey during the Advent season to a replica of Bethlehem and hear the story of the Manger. We will begin our day leaving St. Benedict at 8AM aboard a luxury tour bus headed to the Biblical History Center in LaGrange, GA.

The highlight of any visit to the Biblical History Center is a walk through the Archaeological Replica Garden where full-scale reconstructions of structures relevant to daily life in Biblical times bring history to life. Our tour guide will give us a 1-hour lecture of life in Biblical times and the Story of the Manger.

Next, we move inside to The Biblical Life Artifacts Gallery. This is an amazing opportunity to peer back across the ages to see what daily life was like in ancient times. The 250 artifacts from the National Treasures of Israel, on long-term collection from the Israel Antiquities Authority, are exhibited in life-like settings. The BHC is privileged to be one of only eight museums in the world, and the only one in the Southeast US, to have such a collection.

After our touring, we will stop for lunch at the local restaurant Taste of Lemon for a traditional southern lunch.

All entry fees, cost of the bus, meal cost and lunch tips are included for just $90 per person. (Tips for the tour guide or bus driver will be at your discretion.)

Must register by November 30th.

Questions? Contact Ann Shevlin at
ashevlin@stbenedict.net or 678-557-9178.

We are looking to hire one part-time housekeeper for our Pastor and priests at the rectories. Applicants must be able to drive, have reliable transportation, and good communication skills.

Send your inquiries to Kit at kmastrangelo@stbenedict.net.

St. Benedict Small Groups are intentional gatherings of people who meet regularly with the purpose o growing their relationship with God and others.

Are Small Groups for you? If you long for a place to grow in your faith, develop friendships, and share in the love of Christ, small groups are for you!

Registration is now open!

We are currently seeking a Music Leader for Cornerstone, the contemporary teen musical group at St. Benedict Catholic Church. Weekly rehearsals are at 3:30 p.m. on Sunday afternoons followed by the 5:00 p.m. Mass plus additional special events during the church year.  Salaried, part time position.  Email resume to Sara Lorusso at slorusso@stbenedict.net.

The St. Benedict Knights of Columbus asks you to join in praying rosaries for our beloved priests and deacons throughout 2022, on their Ordination Day anniversaries.

Visit the “Rosaries for Our Clergy” page for the schedule and sign-up for a time slot to pray for their well-being, their ministry, and their intentions.

Our next anniversaries are in January.