Saint Paul Church is the house of our Heavenly Father, a place of solace and grace, so please feel at home here. Whether you are a registered parishioner, new to our community, or a visitor--WELCOME!
1900 US Highway 72 West, Athens AL, 35611
Office Phone: 256-232-4191
Email: [email protected]
Emergency: 256-278-5234, 256-420-2296
We, the Christian community of St. Paul, are committed to serving the Lord and His people through witnessing and stewardship of time, talent and treasure, and, rooted in the Word and Tradition, are focused on encountering Him in the Breaking of the Bread.
Thanks to the following folks for decorating and helping prepare for Christmas Masses: Beth and Eric Whitt, Robin Shaw, Lillian Black, Tim and Cynthia Mingus, David and Marla Horn, Bob and Bonny Goen, Melvin and Dianne Laxson, Fred and Ruth Torres, Felicia Spurgeon, and Cheryl Sharp.
Bishop Raica has extended the dispensation to assist with Mass through March 14, 2021.
The Parish Council began a new term on Dec 1st with new members. Also, a new Building and Planning Committee has been formed. Thanks to all for your support of these parish committees. See Parish Council. See Building and Planning Committee.
Reconciliation is 4pm-4:30pm in the Chapel Sacristy, or call the office to schedule an appointment.
There is still a dispensation from the Sunday and Holy Day Mass obligation through March 14th.
Those individuals who have a fever and/or feel sick, are in a high-risk group (e.g., immuno-compromised or having another serious underlying health condition), are of a more advanced age, or who live with someone in one of these categories, are urged to avail themselves of the dispensation from the obligation to attend Mass.
Our parish has purchased a subscription to FORMED.org, an incredible online gateway to Catholic material all in one place. Enjoy a Bible study, MP3s, books, and movies. Click here for the St. Paul link to register for FORMED. Alternatively, you may register at the website formed.org using the St. Paul access code NKBQBB.