Newsletter: 29th October 2023
Thirtieth Sunday in Ordinary Time
17.30 VIGIL MASS
10.00 Service of Word and Communion
10.30 Coffee Morning
11.30 Funeral Service Howbridge Crematorium
10.00 Mass Of All Saints
1.30 UCM Afternoon Meeting
19.00 Mass Of All Saints
17.30 VIGIL MASS
OUR CHRISTMAS FAIR
Saturday 25th November 11am-2p.m. This week we are kindly asking for COSTUME JEWELLERY.
Thank you very much for your donations.
ATRIUM STORAGE AREA
This needs re-organising after the floods. It will be heavy, physical work.
Do we have any willing volunteers please who could stay on after 10.30p.m Mass on Sunday 3rd December to help?
RECOMMISSIONING OF READERS
On the 3rd December ,The First Sunday of Advent those who exercise the Ministry of Reader in our parish will be recommissioned at every Mass that weekend.
BLESSING OF GRAVES
Father Brady will bless graves in Radcliffe Cemetery on Saturday 4th November at 12.00 midday.
WORLD MISSION SUNDAY
Thank you very much for your donations to World Mission Sunday last week.
Your prayers and support of World Mission Sunday will help missionaries work alongside Communities throughout the world that are poorer in need regardless of their background or belief.
Will those who have already signed the list please let Father Brady know if they would like to join with the Parish of St Anne’s Ormskirk. May 20th –23rd May.
There are only 3 single rooms and 5 twin rooms all ensuite. Cost of transport and room half board £249 pp. We need to know ASAP before the rooms are gone.
Alternatively somebody would have to organise their own pilgrimage from St Mary’s.
NOVEMBER DEAD ENVELOPES
Throughout the month of November, the Church traditionally prays for the Holy Souls. Our beloved dead will be remembered at every Mass during November, so if you have anyone or a (list of names ) you wish to be
remembered in prayer, there are specific envelopes available in the atrium. Please place in the box and return by 31st October.
DIOCESAN SYNOD – THE BIG LISTEN
Last weekend saw the launch of the first key stage of our diocesan synod – The Big Listen. Over the coming months, we’re inviting you to help us reflect on the needs of our community today and how our diocese is being called to respond. Please find out more information about the diocesan synod and how to get involved >
FATHER BRADY’S CURRENT PRODUCTION – DUNSTAN’S AODS PRESENTS
‘Broadway Bucket List’ (Shows we’ll never stage, roles we’ll never play) 7.30pm 22nd – 25th November 2023. Theatre; St Dunstans Parish Centre, Kenyon Lane, Moston, M40 9JP.
Tickets £15 Adult, £12.50 Child. contact the box office >
CHRISTMAS MASS TIMES
Saturday 23rd December
5.30pm Mass (4th Sunday of Advent)
Sunday 24th December
9.00am Mass (4th Sunday of Avent )
10.30am Mass (4th Sunday od Advent)
5.30pm First Mass of Christmas
Monday 25th December
10.30pm Mass of Christmas