Welcome
Whether parishioner or visitor to St. William, may you find the peace of Christ and abundant blessings from our parish community. Please explore our website to see if St. William can become part of your faith journey. We look forward to meeting you!
Father Alejandro (Alex) Ayala is the pastor of St. William Church in Murphy and Immaculate Heart of Mary Church in Hayesville, North Carolina.
*Worship This Week* 
Sep.22~Sep. 28, 2014
Monday
ST. William 9AM Communion Service
Tuesday
ST. William 9AM Mass
Wednesday
IHM 5PM Mass
Thursday
ST.William 9AM Mass
Friday
IHM 12PM Mass~ST. William 5PM Mass
Saturday
IHM 4PM Mass~ST. William 6PM Mass
Sunday
IHM 9AM Mass~ST. William 11AM Mass
Sister Parish: Immaculate Heart Of Mary Parish
1433 U.S. 64 Hayesville, NC 28904 IHM Map
Diocese of Charlotte News
CAJUN FALL FEST
St. Williams on October 3rd, 4th and 5th.
As part of the festival we are having a 50/50 Raffle.
On the table in the commons you will find envelopes with each family’s name.
We ask that you please sell as many as you can to family, neighbors and friends.
Please return the money and stubs in the same envelope
you received the tickets in. If you need more tickets,
please call the office at (828) 837-2000.
Children's Faith Formation
Classes Begin Wednesday September 24th 6:30-7:30  in the Seigle Center
WORLD-WIDE MARRIAGE
Encounter Weekends are
Nov.7-9 in Atlantic Beach, NC  and Feb 6-8 in Asheville, NC. For
more information visit our website at
http://NCMarriageDiscovery.org or contact us at
applications@NCMarriageDiscovery.org or
704-315-2144.
COMMITTEE & COMMISSION CHAIRS
We are updating the St. William monthly calendar. Please provide the office
with information to be included in the monthly calendar on a regular basis
for your committee/commission. Also, please provide a contact name
and phone number.
PROTECTING GOD’S CHILDREN
Next training date in our vicariate is scheduled at
St. John's in Waynesville on Thursday, Sept. 25, from 10:00am to 1:00pm .
To register, go to https://www.virtus.org.
Click on the “Registration” button in the left menu and follow the instructions
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Saint of the Day
RACHEL’S VINEYARD
Where there is hope, healing and
forgiveness following abortions. There is week-end retreat for women
and men to begin their healing journey. The next retreat is November
21-23, 2014, Charlotte. Please contact Shelley, 828-230-4940 or
visit: rachelsvineyard.org.
LIFE CHAIN is coming,
It is the largest pro-life demonstration in
the whole world. Over 900 cities in the US and Canada are expected
to participate on Sunday, October 5th. St. William will be participating
and we will gather in front of the Courthouse from 2:30 to 3:30.
More information will be forthcoming in next week’s bulletin
HOLY SMOKE TICKETS
A tasting fair, on Thursday, October 9th at 6:30PM
Tickets will be sold after weekend masses at St.
William and IHM.
BOWLING TOURNAMENT
The 10th Annual Angie Harris Memorial Bowling Tournament
will be held Friday, October 3, 2014 at Franklin Lanes  in Franklin, NC
. We need volunteers to assist the bowlers and cheer them on.
Please contactl Jean Hobbs or Carole Johnson
if you would like to volunteer for this worthy cause.
This is an annual event sponsored by St. William for32 years.
Contact :willweb@st-william.net
BEFORE MASS, Spend time speaking to God.   DURING MASS, Listen as God speaks to you.   AFTER MASS, Speak with friends & neighbors.
St.William Catholic Church
Office Hours
Mon-Fri 8am-2pm
St. William
of Vercelli
765 Andrews Rd. (PO Box 546) Murphy, NC 28906  (828) 837-2000