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    Weekend Masses
    Saturday: 4:30 PM
    Sunday: 7:00 AM, 8:30 AM, and 11:00 AM

    Weekday Masses
    Monday, Tuesday & Thursday: 7:45 AM
    Wednesday: 7:00 PM
    Friday: 8:15 AM

    Holy Days
    7:45 AM, 12 Noon, and 7:00 PM

    Sacrament of Reconcilliation
    Wednesday 6 - 6:45 PM, Saturday 3-4 PM
    or by appointment


    Monday - Thursday  8:30 AM - 3:00 PM
    Fridays - 8:30AM - 12 noon

    5514 Double Oak Lane
    Birmingham, AL 35242

    Phone Number: 205-991-5488
    Fax Number: 205-991-5181

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    Monday - Thursday  8:30 AM - 3:00 PM
    Fridays - 8:30AM - 12 noon

    5514 Double Oak Lane
    Birmingham, AL 35242

    Phone Number: 205-991-5488
    Fax Number: 205-991-5181

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    33 Days to Morning Glory


    33 Days to Morning Glory.....Please prayerfully consider participating in a 33 Days to Morning Glory Small Group beginning Oct. 28. We will meet once a week for six classes. We take the week of Thanksgiving off. We are preparing for a parish Consecration to Jesus through Mary on December 8th, 2015! Turn in your forms next weekend or call the Small Group Leader of the group you choose. For information: Janice Nelson 999-1141 

    What do we learn in the 33 Days to Morning Glory Small Group retreats? We learn to entrust ourselves more to the Mother of God and we discover a deeper trust in Jesus Himself. We study the writings of four saints, read a page and a half a day, and watch a weekly video by Fr. Michael Gaitley. Beginning the week of Oct. 18, the Small Group Retreats meet only six times. The material is simple and easy to understand even for young children. With the option of watching the video on the FORMED site, the entire family can watch the video at their convenience. Click the link below "read more..." for instructions on how to use the site. read more ...

    Faith Direct Enrollment

    We are introducing an exciting program that gives you a new way to support our parish: “eGiving” through Faith Direct.

    The Faith Direct program gives you:

    • A convenient and consistent way to support Our Lady of the Valley by electing to use direct debit from your bank or credit card account.
    • The opportunity to support our parish even if you are absent from Mass for travel or illness. 
    • A solution to a situation I know many families face on their way to Mass:  where did I put my envelopes?!

    With the support of the parish finance council, we have selected the Faith Direct program for many reasons, including:

    • For 10 years, Faith Direct has worked with hundreds of Catholic parishes throughout the United States and is recognized as the leading eGiving program.
    • Faith Direct provides the critical third party security needed for this new way of parish support: this limits the liability for our parish and keeps your information in secure hands.

    How does it work? 

     You can enroll securely online by clicking on Faith Direct Badge above

    •  You can elect to have your specified bank or credit card account debited on either the 4th or 15th of the month for both offertory and any second collections you support.
    • Parishioners can elect to receive “offertory cards” in lieu of envelopes to be placed in the collection basket.
    • Many of you have requested we put this type of program in place:   I have complete confidence in Faith Direct and will be enrolling myself.  
    •  As a parish, we can collectively go “green” by eliminating the many wasteful envelopes that go unused.
    • There is no charge to parishioners for enrolling.  In fact, every family signing up with Faith Direct means one less package of envelopes to print and mail out – and that will mean savings for Our Lady of the Valley, which we can use to further expand our ministries throughout our community.
    • We consider Faith Direct to be a “win-win” program for both parishioners and our parish.  I strongly encourage you to enroll in this program today.   I am grateful for your financial and prayerful support of our parish.  
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    Want to learn more about the Catholic Faith?

     RCIA Classes

    Want to become Catholic?  
    Want to learn more about the Catholic Faith?

    Our Lady of the Valley Catholic Parish will be starting another RCIA Program (Rite of
    Christian Initiation for Adults) beginning on September 9th, 2014. Classes are held weekly on Tuesday evenings from 7:00-8:30 P.M. 
    and will continue through the Easter Season.

    RCIA is an inquiry program that is intended for:
    (1) those who are non-Catholic with an interest in learning more about the Catholic faith ;
    (2) those who may have been away from the Catholic Church and would like to learn more about the Catholic faith and possibly return to the Church;
    (3) those who are professed Catholics who for some reasons are not living their faith by a ending Mass on Sunday or celebra ng the sacraments of the Church on a regularly basis.

    If you or anyone you know is interested in learning more about the Catholic faith, please invite them to call Deacon Bob Mar n in the parish office at 205-991-5488, ext. 212 or email him at to get more informa on or to discuss their rela onship with the Church. If It may be the best thing you’ll ever do for yourself or for someone whom you care about. 

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