Welcome to Saint Rose of Lima
Dear friends in Christ,
Welcome to the parish website for Saint Rose of Lima Catholic Church in Murfreesboro, Tennessee. Saint Rose is a vibrant Catholic parish with over 2,000 registered families and a great preschool and school, thus serving the spiritual growth of people of all ages. Our purpose is to know, love, and serve the Lord Jesus Christ, and to proclaim his love to the world.
We hope that this website serves as a valuable resource for you to inform you of the many wonderful aspects of our life of faith here at Saint Rose. Please take some time to explore the many great things that we do at this church and ask the Lord to guide you in how you can be more involved in serving him by serving one another. We pray that the Lord bless you and those that you love and that He grant you peace in this life and eternal happiness in the life to come.
Sep 25, 2019 - Nov 3, 2019
From Sep 25 - Nov 3, you’re invited to join other Christians for 40 Days for Life – 40 days of prayer and fasting for an end to abortion.
Oct 18, 2019 - Oct 20, 2019
at Bethany Retreat House, Dickson TN
For more information & to register go to Jean Heaton's website: Jeanheaton.com.
Symbolon: The Catholic Faith Explained
Oct 20, 2019: 9:45am (weekly)
Adults! Join us on Sunday mornings at 9:45am (following the PSR schedule) in room 117. We will be studying the acclaimed series Symbolon: The Catholic Faith Explained. Open to all adults - bring your coffee and donuts!
Oct 21, 2019: 6:40pm - 8:10pm (weekly)
Mondays 6:40-8:10pm in the Jo Call Room
This study is by Pablo T. Gadenz, a Catholic Commentary on Sacred Scripture series book. No registration or prior knowledge is necessary.
Oct 21, 2019: 7:00pm
The Veritas Faith Group will continue discussing C. S. Lewis's The Great Divorce. We will meet in the YYAM Center behind the church. Light snacks will be provided.
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Strategic Planning Survey10-13-2019Fr. John Sims Baker
Last week, I received a summary of the parish survey conducted by the Strategic Planning Committee. I will ask the committee to make a more detailed report available, but I wanted to share with you my "take away" points from the survey.
First, there were more than 400 responses to the survey from individuals and from ministries. In itself, that sort of response shows a great interest in the future of the parish.
As for the current state of the parish, the responses generally saw St. Rose as meeting the essential needs of parishioners. Looking to the future, the hopes seemed to me to focus in a few areas:READ MORE
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