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DRAW NEAR

As a St. Aloysius parishioner, you now have an additional way to draw near to our Lord... timely and convenient text messages! 

James 4:8
Draw near to God and he will draw near to you.

Frequency of Text Messages

Guidelines are in place to limit the text messages you receive.  You should receive around 24 text messages throughout the liturgical year.  On average, ~2 per month.

Content of Text Messages

† Mass Times for Holy Days of Obligation

† ​Important Schedules

•   Advent and Christmas Services​

•   Ash Wednesday, Holy Week and Easter Services

•   Special opportunities for the Sacrament of Reconciliation

† Reminders about Parish-wide Events

•   Advent and Lenten Missions

•   Stewardship Weekends

•   Adoration Times

•   Parish Fair, Holy Smoke, Advent at Aloysius and Auction

† Emergency Updates

  • Last minute cancellations or changes of scheduled services owing to unexpected illness or absence of clergy

  • Closures of church offices or temporary changes to business hours. 

Help

May I be added?

Messages are beginning during Advent 2021.  You are receiving the first message automatically if we have your cell number. If you'd like to receive text messages and are not, email: frontdesk@staloysiusparish.com.  We may only have your landline phone number.  Those under the age of 18 can receive text messages through their parent/guardian's written permission.

May I opt out?

Simply reply STOP to any message any time to opt out of text messages. Click here for more info.

Is there a cost?

Thanks to parishioner commitment to Stewardship through Offering, St. Aloysius is able to offer this service.  Otherwise, there is no cost to you.  Only standard text messaging rates may apply.