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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* 
Mar. 2 ~ Mar. 8, 2015
Sister Parish: Immaculate Heart Of Mary Parish
1433 U.S. 64 Hayesville, NC 28904 IHM Map
Diocese of Charlotte News
Saint of the Day:


FISH FRY!!!
Join your fellow Parishioners
Friday, March 6th,
in the Commons after the 4PM Mass
for a delicious fish dinner.
Dinners include fish, cole slaw, french fries, bread
and ice tea or water for an unbelievable price of
$8 per adult and $5 for children under 12.
Dinner service is from 5PM to 7PM
THE KNIGHTS OF COLUMBUS
Council #14087

ECUMENICAL LENTEN SERVICES
will take place again this year at St. William.
The 12 Noon service will begin on
March 5th followed by a light Lenten lunch.
All our invited to attend

STATIONS OF THE CROSS
will take place after the 4PM Mass on Fridays starting
February 27th. A cross-bearer and 2 Acolytes are needed
for each Friday thru March 27th.
A sign-up sheet is on the bulletin board in the Commons.

SOUP FOR SHARING

sponsored by the Office of Economic Opportunity will take 
place on Monday March 9th from 11:30AM-1:30PM at the BALLROOM in downtown Murphy. Tickets are $5.00
and includes your choice of one bowl of soup, cornbread
/crackers and a cookie. Drinks are available for dine-in only.
The soups are donated by Local Restaurants from Cherokee,
Clay, Graham and Swain Counties and you may dine in or
take out. Don’t miss this great opportunity for a fabulous
bowl of soup with friends while benefiting CCDOC
JOIN US ON ST. PATRICK’S DAY FOR A
TRADITIONAL IRISH DINNER,
MUSIC AND FELLOWSHIP
Tuesday, March 17th at 6PM ! Tickets are $10.00 per
person, available after Mass's. This event is a
“bring your own beer and wine only” event!
March 24th
Day of Reflection and Prayer at St. William:
Mass at 10AM; morning topic: The Denial of Peter:
Afternoon topic: The Jewish and Roman Trials of Christ;
ending with exposition of the Blessed Sacrament and
Prayers of Reflection. Presentation by Jack Cotter:
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 4PM Mass
Saturday
IHM 4PM Mass~ST. William 6PM Mass
Sunday
IHM 9AM Mass~ST. William 11AM Mass

OPERATION RICE BOWL IS IN EFFECT!

Please pick up your rice bowl on the table in the Commons.
It’s easy-throw your change in the box each day and
at the end of Lent you will be surprised at how much you
have. Simply write out a check for the amount of change
in your box and turn it into the office.
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