601 W. Houston St.

Abbott, TX  76621
(254) 582-3092

 Cell: (254) 707-0624

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Parish Email:


JULY 26, 2015



 Parochial Administrator-Fr.Ouseph I Thekkumthala (Cell) 707-0624

Business Manager/Secretary-Agnes Timmons 580-8125

Deacon- John Lauhoff    

Deacon- Denver Crawley

Pastoral Council Facilitator-Gary Pustejovsky     

Finance Council- Charles Beseda

KJT- Eugene Maroul     

KJZT- Jeanette Urbanovsky                                 

Knights of Columbus- Ernie Pustejovsky

Sacristans- Michael & Janet Bezdek

Music Ministry- Karen Bartosh & Marsha Gerik

Religious Education- Traci Pustejovsky

Youth Ministry – Annette Ballew & Carolyn Kirby

Plant Manager- Charles Beseda 749-7718

Seniors Activities Coordinator- Agnes Marak

Volunteer Coordinator- Marsha Gerik

Safe Environment Coordinator- Terry & Patrick Timmons


Saturday Vigil Mass – 6:00 p.m.
Sunday – 8:00 a.m.


Monday & Wednesday – 6:30 p.m.

Saturday – 7:00 p.m. 

SATURDAY       JULY    25:    6:00 pm:     Parishioners of Immaculate Heart of Mary

SUNDAY             JULY    26:    8:00 am:    Claire Pustejovsky by Godparents: Doug & Missie Pustejovsky

MONDAY           JULY     27:    6:00 pm:  +Leona Taylor  by Johnnie Sinkule Family

WEDNESDAY   JULY     29:    6:00 pm:  +Larry Bajer by Mike Bezdek Family

SATURDAY      AUGUST  1:    6:00 pm:    Parishioners of Immaculate Heart of Mary

SUNDAY            AUGUST  2:    8:00 am:  +Christine Beseda by Mary Klaus 

CEMETERY LIGHTS: Henry Pustejovsky by Johnnie & Mary Pustejovsky

CROSS LIGHTS: Charlie & Larry Pavlas by Lil Pavlas & Family

SANCTUARY LIGHTS: George Kaska, Jr. by the Family


ALTAR SERVERS: Liz Vallon, Mariann Pustejovsky

LECTOR: Terry Timmons

EUCHARISTIC MINISTERS: Terry & Agnes Timmons, Andy Pustejovsky

USHERS: John Blaha


ALTAR SERVERS: Allison & Madison Murphy

LECTOR:  Beverly Pustejovsky

EUCHARISTIC MINISTERS: Frank & Jeanette Urbanovsky, Ron Kaska

USHERS: Volunteer


ALTAR SERVERS: Lauren & Kyle Gerik

LECTORS: Susan Kallus

EUCHARISTIC MINISTERS: John Gerik, John Jimenez, Albert Srubar

USHERS: John Gerik


ALTAR SERVERS: Mallory Ballew, Meredith Moore

LECTOR:  Pat Blaha

EUCHARISTIC MINISTERS:  Joycie Pustejovsky, John Blaha, Charles Beseda

USHERS: Charles Beseda

PRIEST CARE FUND SPECIAL COLLECTION: Next week, we will take up a special collection for the Diocesan Priest Care Fund.  Each year contributions from this collection are distributed to cover the costs of priests who are either in special or convalescent care and who have exhausted medical coverage and personal resources. These are our shepherds who have dedicated their lives to serving God’s people.  Your generosity is greatly appreciated. 

CHOIR PRACTICE: There will be Choir practice after Mass on Monday, July 27th.

SPAGHETTI DINNER/RAFFLE: Our annual Spaghetti dinner is quickly approaching. The dinner and raffle will be held on Sunday, August 23rd.  At this time, we would like to start collecting raffle items or cash to go towards the purchase of an item. To donate, please contact any of the following individuals:  Karen Marak at 582-2476 or Agnes Timmons at 254-580-8125. So that tickets can be printed, please contact by August 2nd. All donations will be greatly appreciated.

CCD TEACHERS: Our religious education program is in need of several teachers. There are openings in several grade levels.  If you would be willing your share your time with the students, please contact Traci Pustejovsky at 254-580-8202.

SENIOR SOCIAL: The next Senior Social will be held on Friday, July 31st at 6:00 p.m. in the parish hall. Chicken and drinks will be provided. Please bring a side dish to share.  All seniors are invited to enjoy an evening out with friends.

JOHN PAUL II INSTITUTE: The John Paul II Institute lay ministry formation classes will be starting in September.  New sites for English formation are: St. Maria Goretti, Arlington; St. Catherine, Carrollton; OLQP, Wichita Falls; and via Internet. Inquire at the parish office for more information.  You may also check the diocesan website, call 817-945-9354, or email

WEST ACTS 10TH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION:  Join us as we remember and commemorate the beginnings of this ministry that has positively impacted so many lives at Three Mountain Retreat Center outside of Clifton on Saturday, August 15, 2015.  We will have an Afternoon Mass at 4 PM  followed by Pot Luck Supper .  West ACTS Core will provide fried chicken.  Everyone is asked to bring a vegetable or dessert to the Dining Hall.  Drinks will be provided – no alcohol, please.  Please RSVP at to get an accurate count of the amount of food to buy.  We look forward to seeing you there!

PRAYERS FOR THE SICK: Please remember to keep these individuals in your prayers:  Terry Kramolis, Evelyn Soukup, Susan Tomczak, Mark Helona, Mary Ann Pavlas, Stephanie Jarvis, Louise Pappas Woolsey, Eugene Pustejovsky, Doris Nesrsta, Willie Mae Pustejovsky, Johnnie Sinkule,  Joe Helona, Patsy Makovy, Lisa Cole,  Jeanette Urbanovsky, Rosilee Bartosh, Felix Picha, Louise Ondrej, Marcella & Michael Kiely, Pat Jimenez, Donna Nelson, Matthew Machac, Bonnie Poole, Edward Rejcek, Rudolph Rejcek, Lillian Sodek, Jane Vallejo, Max Vallejo, Linda Pustejovsky, Domingo Balderas, Edward Muehlstein, Judy Steele,  Harry Gene Nors, Tommy Pustejovsky, Francy Stacha, Jimmy Tolbert, Jeff Bernsen, Margie Wolf, Alexis Enriquez, Baylee Owen, Rocky Steele, Beth Pezanosky, Diana Austin, Monsignor Frank Miller, Deacon John Lauhoff, Tony Keller, Cindy Bruce Zatopek, Bernice Beene, Bobby Tlustos, Cathy Sulak, Megan Janek, Jeanne Nicholson, Jamie Beauchamp, Wanda Pustejovsky, Janet Krueger, Harvey Janek, Opal Davidson, Armand Jimenez, James Homel, Ann Vanek, Mark Kutscherousky, Jim Kornegay, Charlie Flaherty, Willie Joe Janek, Darren Boyse, Raymond Jaska, and Sara Casey.