Parish Happenings

Click here … St. Benedict Parish Bulletins for more Parish Happenings and information.

Faith Formation Classes begin:
TEENS ~ Sunday, Sept. 8
Youth ~ Tuesday, Sept. 10 & Wednesday, Sept. 11

VIRTUS: Child Sexual Abuse Prevention Education for Adults
St. Benedict Virtus located in the PLC:
Aug. 20 ~ 9am-Noon & Aug. 22 ~ 6pm-9pm
Who should attend VIRTUS? This program is mandatory for ALL adult (18 +) staff & volunteers who work with children, youth or vulnerable individuals, including: Vacation Bible School volunteers, mission trip participants, core teen volunteers, catechists, and other ministries. The VIRTUS Protecting God’s Children training program is open to ALL parishioners.  Parents of children between birth and 17 years are encouraged to attend to gain valuable information on how to protect children. This session will help you to recognize potential victims, as well as possible abusers.
To Register contact: Rosemarie Turner at:

Fabulous 55+(the newly revamped Young at Heart ministry)
will be hosting a Pot Luck Dinner
on Thursday, September 5th at 6pm in the PLC.
Our guest speaker will be Deacon John Puetz.

RSVP by clicking HERE. Check out the flier in the lobby for more details.
Help us to serve our 55+ community! Take our survey of interests HEREQuestion can be directed to Joan Tammetta at

International Heritage Festival …is looking for Volunteers
Let’s join together to celebrate the rich diversity of St. Benedict, with great food & entertainment showcasing the many cultures within our parish family!
Planning has begun for our annual festival & we could use your help.
Are you interested in… Being one of our fabulous entertainers?
Sponsoring a table by cooking/serving up the delicious cuisine of your heritage?
Volunteering to help organize and make this parish-wide event happen?
Give back to your parish by volunteering your time to this parish event scheduled for Saturday, September 14th, please email Tom at: 

St. Benedict Ministry Fair
September  14/15
How are you serving your others & your parish? How do you use your God-given talents?
Stop by after Mass to learn which
ministry suits your gifts best! 

St. Benedict Charity Golf Tournament ~ Mon., October 21 @ Bears Best
Enhance Your Business by advertising in this tournament.
We are looking for Hole Sponsorships &  ads for our Tournament Brochure.
Or help our Veterans & make a  donation toward local Veteran charities.
Contact Joe Stein: 678-780-6983 or
Get your foursome ready… Sign-up after Mass the weekend of Sept. 7 & 8.

Attention Crafters, Artists, and Vendors…
St. Benedict’s 16th Annual Holiday Bazaar is looking for vendors on
Friday, November 8 ~ 5:30pm – 9:00pm & Saturday, November 9 ~ 10:00am – 7:00pm

Click HERE for the 2019 Vendor Application 

Questions? Email:

Marian Shrines Pilgrimage with Fr. Paul ~ October 21-30, 2019…

click here for Full Itinerary & Reservation information from Unitours.

New Missal/Hymnal Dedication

If you would like to dedicate one of our new missals
“In Honor Of” or “In Memory Of” someone special in your life, please contact Sara, in our Music    Department at  $20 per hymnal dedication

.St. Dominic’s Hurricane Michael
Relief Efforts-
 click HERE to donate
to St. Dominic’s relief efforts. 

For more info on St. Dominic Catholic Church, click HERE to be brought to their website. Also, their Facebook page has daily updates.

Upcoming Teen Events… click HERE.

Archbishop’s 2019 Annual Appeal
To donate online click here:

2019 Second Collection Schedule at Mass

Papal Publication regarding Cremation & Burial