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ACTS Retreat for the women of our parish March 12-15 has been cancelled. It was with a heavy heart that the difficult decision was made to cancel the retreat due to escalating challenges and concerns related to the COVID-19 virus. This decision was made after prayerful consideration and in consultation with the retreat team, members of the ACTS Core Team, and Msgr. Shamleffer. Please spread the word that all activities related to this retreat including the Potluck this weekend have been cancelled. As we navigate so much uncertainty, the theme of the retreat resonates:  Hope does not disappoint. We wish...

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St. Gabriel Winter Blood Drive
Blood drive time!  Our St. Gabriel drive is Sunday, February 23, 8:00 am -12:30 pm School Cafeteria All presenting donors will receive a voucher for a "Share the Luck, Donate Blood" T-shirt.  Ask about $250 VISA Gift Card drawing.  

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WIN FREE TUITION FOR A YEAR!! $100 per ticket - Covers tuition for 1 child at St. Gabriel for the 2020-2021 school year. Need not attend the auction to win. Grandparents, neighbors, and friends of current students all encouraged to participate! 50/50 RAFFLE TICKETS ON SALE NOW! Take home 50% of the pot, no givebacks! 1 ticket for $15, 3 tickets for $40, 5 tickets for $60 Need not attend the auction to win! Auction ticket sales end Sunday, February 16.  Buy now before it’s too late! Visit the following link to purchase all raffle and auction tickets!  https://one.bidpal.net/ma...

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St. Gabriel Auction - Wine + Spirits Pull
27th Annual St. Gabriel Dinner Auction "Mad About Plaid" Join us on February 29, 2020      Bishop DuBourg High School Tickets available at BidPal St. Gabriel Auction Limited quantites available, purchase now! Calling all parishioners… here’s a way you can help St. Gabriel and be a part of the upcoming “Mad About Plaid” Auction. All of the money raised at this event goes towards the beautification, maintenance, and curriculum of St. Gabriel the Archangel.  St. Gabriel’s 2020 Auction...

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The Eucharist in Scripture

Posted on January 23, 2020 in: Event Announcements

The Eucharist in Scripture Join us for Scripture Study and Prepare for Easter Join us for The Eucharist in Scripture – a Little Rock Scripture Study that illuminates the importance of meals shared in faithful fellowship as part of our covenant relationship with God.  We will study scripture from the Old Testament, the Gospels, St. Paul’s letters and the Acts of the Apostles in just six weeks!  This is your opportunity to find a closer relationship with God, your fellow believers, and to appreciate the gift of the Eucharist.  And, have fun.  The six-week class will be held on Monday ...

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Christmas Tree Pick-up

Posted on January 02, 2020 in: Event Announcements

Contact:  Melissa Rosenhoffer at 314‐954‐5566 Email:  rosenhofferm@att.net

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As we approach these late days of Advent, our parish will begin praying a Christmas novena each evening from Tuesday, December 17th through Monday, December 23rd at 7:00pm.   NOTE: the Novena on Saturday, December 21 will begin at 6:00 pm (right after the 5:00pm Mass) This Novena begins in darkness and candlelight and is filled with readings, prayers, and beautiful music of the season of Advent, to help prepare our hearts for Christmas. The prayers lasts only about 30 minutes each evening. 

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Breakfast with Santa

Posted on December 12, 2019 in: Event Announcements

Join us for a fun night of trivia to support the 8th Grade Class of 2020. Date: Saturday, November 9, 2019 Doors Open: 6:30 p.m. Trivia Begins: 7:00 p.m. Two Registration Options: Trivia Only - $140 per table of 8 Trivia + Food/Beverage Package - $200 per table of 8 Don't wait to register! This event typically sells out.  Email Kevin Massmann (kmassmann@swbell.net) for details, or register at https://kmassmann.wufoo.com/forms/st-gabriel-trivia-night-registration-form/

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Donut Sunday - Second Sunday of the Month After 9:00 am Mass Fair Trade Items and Bridge Bread available for Sale at St. Gabriel's Donut Sunday    Faith in Action began as a result of the JustFaith experience and creates an opportunity within our parish to support two causes - one local - Bridge Bread and one with a world focus - Fair Trade products. There are no regularly scheduled meetings. We sell the products on donut Sunday after the 9:00 am and 11:00 am mass. Volunteers help set up for donut Sunday and sell after the masses in the cafeteria and the vestibule. We need 6 people one Sun...

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The annual cleaning of the church pews and shrines will be Wednesday, November 6 after the 8:00 am Mass. Ladies and men are both invited to help! Please meet us inside the Nottingham entrance and bring your bucket & cleaning rags. Cleaning products will be provided.  (If there is a funeral on Wednesday, the cleaning will be on Thursday, Nov. 7) Any questions? Contact Brenda Miano at 314-503-4000 or brenleedc@gmail.com. Thank you in advance for helping. 

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St. Gabriel will celebrate its annual Mass in the Grass on Saturday, September 28 in Francis Park at 4:00pm, across from the church. Parishioners are invited to bring their own lawn chairs and blankets for this outdoor liturgy. In the event of inclement weather, the Mass will take place in church. After Mass we will have an Octoberfest-themed meal with bratwurst and side dishes.  Use the form below or in the bulletin to order food. All are invited to this fun and relaxing evening with your family, friends and the St. Gabriel parish community.   

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Join other married couples from our parish. To register and pay for the event click on the link ==>> Event Sign Up

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Blessing of the Pets

Posted on September 19, 2019 in: Event Announcements

Blessing of the Pets
Dogs and cats and birds, oh my! Please join us for the Blessing of the Pets as we honor Saint Francis of Assisi.  Laudato Si!   Blessing of the Pets ~ October 3, 2019 ~ Francis Park (Across from the church) Begin gathering at 3:10 pm. Prayer and blessing at 3:20 pm. Come pray with us and bring your pets to be blest! All are welcome! St. Francis of Assisi, pray for us!

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Please join us by spending an hour in Adoration to celebrate Corpus Christi. We are planning to have someone in the Church with our Lord from Sunday, June 23 at 7:30 pm until Monday, June 24, at 7:30 pm. We are starting with the Annual Corpus Christi procession.  We will begin after 6:00 pm Mass with a procession through the neighborhood with the Precious Body, stopping at several locations for veneration. We will conclude with Formal Benediction back at church. Please come join us in witnessing our Faith to our neighbors.   After Benediction, there will be ice cream for all to enjoy in the sch...

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Bonfire and Bon Voyage

Posted on June 22, 2019 in: Event Announcements

Help us in bidding farewell and thanks to Fr. Steve and in welcoming our new parish priests, Monsignor Simon and Fr. Madden! St. John the Baptist Bonfire Saturday, June 29 at 6:00 pm Pizza and s'mores provided. Please bring a side or dessert and your own drinks. Celebration will be behind the rectory. Brought to you by Verso L'Alto  

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It's time to order ARM BANDS for the Parish Picnic Rides. Armband sales after Mass Sunday, May 26  9:00am Saturday, June 1 5:00pm Sunday, June 2  9:00am Tickets will be given to redeem armbands, please keep them in a safe place to redeem your armband the day of the picnic. Instructions will be posted. Any questions - please contact Amanda DeGreef: 314-221-5010 or aaam5838@sbcglobal.net

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Welcome to all ladies of St. Gabriel Sanctuary Society Luncheon   DATE:  Sunday, June 2. 2019 TIME:  12:00pm - 2:00pm    PLACE:  Saint Gabriel Cafeteria   Please join us! RSVP to Brenda at  314.503.4000 or email at   brenleedc@gmail.com

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It's time to order picnic shirts for this year's Parish Picnic. Orders are due by April 22, 2019. Please click below to place your order and please complete ONE form per student. Parish Picnic T-Shirt Package

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Please join as a parish community: Spiritual Gifts Inventory Spiritual Gifts Inventory: Discover what your unique talents and gifts are and how you can bring them to service in your families and in our parish.  Tuesdays - 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm - April 2 in Church and April 9 in Church  

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Taste and Vote for the Best Chili in South St. Louis - March 31 Come to Saint Gabriel‘s cafeteria at 4711 Tamm from NOON to 3:30pm to taste chili prepared by chefs from popular South St. Louis restaurants. Vote for your favorite! Restaurants include Joey B’s on the Hill, Bobby’s Place, Chris’ Pancake & Dining, Southtown Pub, River’s Edge Social, The Mack Bar & Grill, Salt & Smoke, and Dos Reyes Orgullo Azteca. The price is $10 for adults and $5 for kids 10 and under. See the Real Time Crime Center and live neighborhood safety camera demonstrations. Proceeds go toward pu...

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We are gathering again in the St. Gabriel’s kitchen to bake cookies for the shut-ins of our parish!  This supports the long-time efforts of our Parish Helpers who will package and deliver the cookies; they are very grateful for our help!  Sign up for an hour or two between 8:00 am and 3:00 pm on Saturday, December 15 or join the cleanup  and transport crew between 3:00 and 4:00pm. No baking expertise needed, just bring your smiles and big hearts!  One or two hours really is enough to make an impact! We will provide recipes, along with white, brown and powdered sugar, flour, baking powder, ba...

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Mass times on December 8, 2018 for The Feast of the Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary will be at 8:00am and Noon

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Hosted by St. Gabriel Girl Scout Troop 703 Bake sale sponsored by the Robotics Team and Chess Club Saturday, December 1, 2018 8:00 am to 12:00 pm St. Gabriel Cafeteria 4711 Tamm Ave., 63109 Shop your local favorites like Shop South City, Beatrice’s Traveling Boutique, Mary Kay, Urban Candle Co. and more!  Check out the Fair trade Coffees and Teas that will be available for purchase on Donut Sundays. There will be something for everyone! Small crafts and childcare provided for shoppers by Troop 703 Cadets and parents. Check out the FB Event page for more vendors and details.... https://...

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You are invited to join in an evening of prayer.

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St. Gabriel the Archangel Parish Day of Fasting and Prayer As a parish community we continue to pray for all those abused in the Church and for the Holy Spirit to rise up good shepherds for the Church. Abuse of any kind has injured so many in the Church. So for the third month Monsignor is holding this Day of Prayer and Fasting for our community, in solidarity with those abused, seeking healing and the Holy Spirit to guide us all.                    Tuesday November 6, 2018 6:00 am and 8:00 am Morning Mass 2:00...

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The St. Vincent De Paul truck will be on the St. Gabriel's parking lot excepting donations on November 10, 2018 from 8:00 am - Noon  RECYCLE & REPURPOSE - Care for God's Creation

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The St. Gabriel ACTS Community invites the Adults of St. Gabriel Parish to celebrate OKTOBERFEST Saturday, October 27 4:00 – 9:00 p.m. Located in the Backyard of the Gabriel House Join us for Beer, Brats and Kraut.  Food and Friends is what it's all about! $10 Admission at the door  Please RSVP to Katie Lake at Kllake@yahoo.com  by October 20th. SPACE IS LIMITED Also, contact Katie if interested in using the on‐site (in the gym) babysitting services (Ages 4 and above) OR 8th graders wanting to volunteer for service hours.  We are asking for $5.00 per child to help pay for ...

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Art in the Park returns to Francis Park in St. Louis Hills on Sunday, September 30, 2018 ~ 10:00 am to 5:00 pm. 70 artists will come together to showcase their creative wares amid live music, tasty food and kids’ activities in one of St. Louis’ most popular parks.  Admission is free and open to the public. For more information or if you would like to volunteer, please check out the Art in the Park website, artintheparkstl.com

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St. Gabriel's and St. Raphael's Conferences of the Society of St. Vincent de Paul (SVdP) will co-sponsor this event to help those living in poverty in our neighborhoods. On Saturday, September 29, we will begin gathering at 8:30 a.m. on the church steps of St. Gabriel, pray together, then start off on the fun walk at 9:00 a.m. Our 2-mile walk will take us to St. Raphael, through some of the neighborhoods of both our parishes, before returning to St. Gabriel's for light refreshments. The cost for participating is a voluntary amount, and all proceeds and donations from the event will directly benefit the...

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JustFaith Workshop

Posted on September 13, 2018 in: Event Announcements

ENRICHING! FAITH-FILLED! TRANSFORMATIVE! DON’T MISS THIS WORKSHOP! Are you looking for an opportunity to grow in your Catholic faith, create social awareness, and a kinder, gentler, more caring community? Don’t miss this opportunity to share time with a dynamic and faith‐filled speaker ‐ Jack Jezreel from JustFaith. JustFaith is a journey of personal transformation that can lead to a deep commitment to all our sisters and brothers in Christ. Jack will invite us on a journey of understanding about how JustFaith can bring life-changing compassion and new life to those who hear and respond to Jesus’ ca...

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The Gateway Cup – Tour de Francis (Park) returns to St. Louis Hills on Labor Day weekend Mark your calendars and be sure to attend the Gateway Cup Professional bicycle racing series as it makes its appearance in St. Louis Hills on Saturday, September 1, 2018. You will hardly believe how quickly the streets bordering Francis Park can turn into a bicycle race track with cyclists hurling themselves around corners at speeds averaging 30 mph. For more information, visit www.gatewaycup.com. Please note that Nottingham, Donovan, Eichelberger and Tamm (streets surrounding the park) will be closed and barrica...

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We are excited to announce our 2018 production - Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat!  Performances: July 13-14 at 7:30pm, July 15 at 2pm.

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The Missouri Women’s Chorus presents For All The Saints - a concert featuring music by women saints, about women saints, and based on the texts of women saints. Sunday, April 29th at 3:00 pm at St. Gabriel the Archangel Catholic Church Tickets: $15 each www.missouriwomenschorus.org  

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Our parish Director of Sacred Music, Mary Beth Wittry, has been invited to give an organ concert at Third Baptist for "Friday Pipes" on Friday, May 4, at 12:30. The concert series is free and open to the public each Friday during the fall and spring. The repertoire includes Trio Sonata in C Major by Bach, Mozart's 'Andante' for Organ, and Joel Martinson's 'Toccata a la Gigue.' Third Baptist Church is at Grand Center by SLU. The address is 620 N. Grand Blvd., St. Louis, MO 63103  

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Scholastic Book Fair

Posted on April 19, 2018 in: Event Announcements

*Scholastic Book Fair* Open to all parishioners April 22nd 10am – 12:30pm In the School Meeting Room ~~~ By supporting the Book Fair, you are helping St. Gabriel classrooms receive free books & educational materials.

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The St. Louis Hills Neighborhood Association’s Annual Easter Egg Hunt in Francis Park has been cancelled.   Unfortunately due to the amount of rain this week and the weekend weather forecast the Annual Easter Egg Hunt in Francis Park on Saturday 3/31 has been cancelled.  

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