ST PETER APOSTLE CHURCH, RUSHDEN
Contact number: 01933 353649
Parish Priest: Rev Joe Walsh
Deacon: Rev Peter Remmington
Parish Sec. Charmaine: Tue, Wed, Thu: 10:30am-2:30pm
SEVENTH SUNDAY OF THE YEAR C
24th February 2019
Liturgies For The Week
Sat: 6:30pm - People of St Peter’s
Sun: 10:00am - Connie Boodram
Tue: 9:30am - Dave & Neil Williamson
Wed: 7:30pm - Michial Campanaro
Thu: 9:30am - P C Fernandes
Fri: 7:30pm - Antonio Campanaro
Sat: 6:30pm - People of St Peter’s
Sun: 10:00am - Elon Coyne
Sacrament of Reconciliation:
Saturday: From 11am to 11:30am
Children’s Liturgy: None
Sunday School: None
Holy Hour: Tuesday after 9:30am Mass
Refreshments: After 10am Mass in the Parish Hall
Rosary: Wednesday at 7:10pm
‘Coffee Stop’: Thursday 10am-11:30am in Hall Lounge
St Vincent de Paul: Friday at 8pm in the Sacristy
OFFERTORY: Last week’s collection amounted to £498.22. Thank you.
SECOND COLLECTION: Last weekend raised £257.07 for Racial Justice Sunday. Thank you very much.
BAPTISM WELCOME RITE: For Oskar Krzysztof Olszewski will take place during the 10am Mass on Sunday March 3rd.
CHILDREN’S ROSARY PRAYER GROUP: Will meet on Saturday March 2nd at 3pm in church.
CHURCH CLEANING: Is today, Sunday, from 11:30am.
ATTENTION! All those going to FLAME on March 2nd; the coach will be leaving St Peter’s Church at 8:15am and return in the early evening.
YOUR SYMPATHY: Is requested for the family and friends of Pasquale Cudone who died last Sunday. His funeral will be held here on Tuesday March 5th at 1:30pm with Rite of Reception into church on Monday March 4th at 5pm.
YOUR SYMPATHY: Is also requested for the family and friends in this parish whose relatives have recently died overseas.
RITE OF RECONCILIATION: Will not be celebrated on the Saturdays of 9th and 16th March due to Diocesan Training Days.
PRAYER MINISTRY: Our prayer Ministry team will be available at the end of 10am Mass on Sunday March 3rd. If you feel that you would like prayer for any reason please come to them or indicate that you would like them to come to you.
THE PARISH MEN’S GROUP: Will meet on Thursday February 28th in the Sacristy at 7:30pm. All men of the Parish are welcome.
SINGING PRACTICE: Shortly after 10am Mass today for 15 minutes in church, for the parts of the Mass: Lord, have mercy; Holy, Holy and Lamb of God. Next practice will be on Sunday March 10th.
MONTHLY POUND: The draw for February takes place this weekend. Winners for January were: 1st F. Verity, no. 98 ~ £27.50; 2nd M. Oatridge, no. 15 ~ £20.00; 3rd J. Francis, no. 28 ~ £10.00. £57.50 went to the Parish. March’s draw should take place the weekend of March 30th/31st. God bless. Stuart.
EASTER / LENT BOOKS - LAST CALL: Infant / Junior and adult examples are at the back of church, priced £1 per copy for the adult version and 55p per copy for infant and junior. Please put your name on the list if you are interested.
WOMEN'S WORLD DAY OF PRAYER: Please note that the usual service for the Women's World Day of Prayer will take place at Salvation Army, Rushden at 2pm on Friday March 1st. The service has been prepared by Christian women of Slovenia with the theme being 'Come - Everything is Ready!' It will be good if as many as possible of our parish ladies and gentlemen can attend as so much effort is put into not only organising the prayers, but the ladies of the host church are also very much involved in order to make the service a success as well as a spiritual experience for those attending.
NATIONAL NOVENA TO ST JOSEPH: March 10th to 18th. The Mill Hill Missionaries whom we support in their work through Missio and the Red Box, invite you to share in their Novena of Masses, by sending in your petitions and/or requesting a prayer booklet so you can join in the Novena daily prayer at home. Write to Fr. Oswald, St.Joseph’s Missionary Society, 58 Cookham Rd Maidenhead,SL67H, or email email@example.com
LIFE IN THE SPIRIT: A Lenten Retreat will be held at Sacred Heart Church Hall, Weston Favell, NN3 8DP on every Wednesday from March 6th to April 24th, starting at 7pm. See poster at the back of church.
24-HOUR EUCHARISTIC ADORATION: At the Diocesan Shrine and parish of Our Lady of Perpetual Succour of the Lord on March 15th-16th beginning with Holy Mass at 10am on Friday 15th and concluding with Mass on Saturday 16th at 10am. Interested persons can contact Lorraine by email at firstname.lastname@example.org .
VOCATION TO THE PRIESTHOOD: Northampton Diocese will be hosting a weekend for those men considering the Vocation to the Priesthood. This will be held at the Cathedral from Friday March 22nd to Sunday March 24th. If you are interested, please contact the Cathedral Parish Office on 01604 714556 or speak to Fr Mark Floody.
THE CATHOLIC MOTHER: Please take your copy of the Spring edition of the Foundation’s newspaper.
LIVING FAITH: Booklets for January to March 2019 are still available from the back of church, priced at 60p each.
ADORATION OF THE BLESSED SACRAMENT: Sunday: 2pm to 8pm; Monday: None; Tuesday: 10am to 7pm; Wednesday: 10am to 6:30pm; Thursday: 10:30am to 7pm; Friday: 10am to 6:30pm; Saturday: None