Holy Day of Obligation: Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary
This Wednesday, Mass will be offered in Naples at 7:00 A.M. and 5:30 P.M. (Solemn High Mass) as well as at noon in Fort Myers.
Blessing of Herbae on the Assumption
The Blessing of Herbs, Flowers, and Fruit on the Feast of the Assumption will be given after the 7:00 A.M and noon Masses, as well as shortly before the 5:30 P.M. Mass. See CorpusChristiFSSP.com/assumption-herbs for more information about this blessing.
Sung Vespers This Week
Please join us for sung vespers before Mass (4:40-5:00 P.M.) on Wednesday through Friday this week. Follow along as we sing vespers with free texts to print or view on smartphone or tablet at DivinumOfficium.com or on Apple devices with the BreviariumMeum app.
Ladies' Group: Tuesday, August 21
A talk for women will be given on Tuesday August 21st. In addition to the catechetical talk, there will be time to converse and enjoy the company of other Catholic women. Further details will be emailed to those on the Ladies’ Group email list which you can join easily on our website at: CorpusChristiFSSP.com/email
Men's Group: Wednesday, August 22
A talk for men will be given on Wednesday, August 22nd. In addition to the catechetial talk, there will be time to converse and enjoy the company of other Catholic men. Further details will be emailed to those on the Men’s Group email list which you can join easily on our website at: CorpusChristiFSSP.com/email
Acolyte Training and Adult Catechesis to Resume
For Saturdays in July we took a summer vacation from both acolyte classes and adult catechesis. Sometime later in August, we will resume both at Royal Palm Academy on Saturday mornings with better organization of classes for all.
Young Adults’ Group: Thursday, Aug. 30
Save the date for this month’s get-together, with a talk from one of our priests, and time to socialize with one another.
Catequesis en Español
Habrá una plática de catequesis en español cada miércoles después de la misa (6 a 6:45 P.M.)
Please Consider Becoming an Usher
We Need a Few Good Men
Being an usher is a great privilege and responsibility. They are, in part, an extension of our priestly ministry among the people and the care of the Church of God. We thank those who have volunteered and ask that more men consider helping with this role. Those interested, contact [email protected].
Those wishing to register their household with Corpus Christi Chapel may now do so using the simple online form available at our website: CorpusChristiFSSP.com/registration A paper form is also available at the back of the chapel and may be mailed or brought to the office at St. Agnes. Those wishing to remain officially registered at another territorial parish, but to be considered active members of Corpus Christi should contact Father Romanoski.
Official Facebook Page
An official page for our chapel with photos from our first year, has been set up and will be maintained at facebook.com/corpuschristifssp Translations to English by Fr. Romanoski from Fr. Salesman's “Vidas de Santos” (Lives of the Saints) are being posted on our page. It is a wonderful, concise illustrations of the saints that we honor in our holy liturgy.
Android App Available
Developed by a young man in our community, a Corpus Christi app for Android smartphones is now available. Learn more and download the app here.
Mondays for Life
Please join our weekly “Mondays for Life” prayer vigils each Monday from 9 to 10 A.M., outside of the Naples Planned Parenthood at 1425 Creech Road. Our priests will lead us in the Rosary as we pray for babies at risk of abortion, their mothers, and all people who impact the lives of these innocent victims.
FSSP Monthly Missive
Sign up for the FSSP Monthly Missive, which contains all the top stories from the past month, a sneak peek at the upcoming Memento newsletter, and more. Visit FSSP.com/the-missive/ for more details and to sign up.
The Confraternity of St. Peter
The Confraternity of St. Peter is a sodality of members who wish to unite themselves to the Priestly Fraternity of St. Peter and aid in the work of our fraternity, primarily by their prayers. You can learn more and enroll yourself at: fssp.com/enroll-in-the-confraternity/.
Chapel Community Groups
- Men’s Group
- Ladies’ Group
- Young Adults’ Group
- Adult Catechesis
- Men’s Schola
- Boys’ Schola
- Women’s Schola
- Girls’ Schola
- Mixed Choir
- Acolyte Training
For more information about these groups, view our up-to-date event calendar and sign up for email alerts about any groups that interest you.
Offertory & Building Funds
Online donations, both one-time and recurring, are now available at CorpusChristiFSSP.com/donate. Checks should be made out to Corpus Christi Chapel and sent to 7775 Vanderbilt Beach Rd. Naples, FL 34120. If you have general questions regarding giving, please contact Diane via email. If you wish to transfer your automatic giving from Christ the King Parish you will need to end it by contacting them, and sign up with Corpus Christi Chapel. Unfortunately, it is not possible to automatically move your recurring donations.