ST PETER APOSTLE CHURCH, RUSHDEN

 

Parish Priest: Rev Joe Walsh       Tel: 01933 353649  

Email: catholicrushden@sky.com  Website: www.catholicrushden.org.uk

 

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27th JULY 2014 – YEAR A

SEVENTEENTH SUNDAY OF THE YEAR

 

MASS BOOK:          Page 108

PREFACE:               Page 67     Number 6

EUCHARISTIC PRAYER: Page 23 Number 2

MYSTERY OF FAITH:      When we eat this bread …

 

Liturgies For The Week

 

Sat:   6:30 pm - Personal Intention

Sun:  9:00 am - Philip Wardle

         10:30 am - People of St Peter’s

Mon: 7:30 pm - Celebration of the Word & Communion

Tue:  9:30 am - Nora, Peter & Thomas Walsh

Wed: 7:30 pm - Patrick Fergus & John Hopkins

Thu:  9:30 am - Tommy & Kitty Gallagher

Fri:    7:30 pm - Maria Dipilla

Sat:   6:30 pm - John & Frank Gordon

Sun:  9:00 am - Connie Murray

        10:30 am - People of St Peter’s

                                         

Sacrament of Reconciliation:

     Wednesday:      After 7:30 pm Mass    

     Saturday:           From 11:00 am to 11:30 am    

Children’s Liturgy:  None until September                                 

Holy Hour:         Tuesday after 9:30 am Mass

Refreshments:  After 10:30 am Mass in Parish Hall

Rosary:             Restarts September 10th      

‘Coffee Stop’:    Thursday 10:00 to 11:30 in Hall Lounge

S V P:                Friday 6:45 pm in the Sacristy    

 

Please pray for those whose anniversaries occur at this time: Ernie Hulatt, Jan Indyka, Noeman Cox, Jack (John) Robinson, James Friery, Albert Cuddihy, Rose Massey, Adriano Catalano and Virginia Beirne. May they rest in peace.

 

PLEASE REMEMBER IN PRAYER: Sam, Rodney, Rob, Simon, Yan, Lija, Fijo & Dale, Betty, Gary, Stephen, Alan & Meg, Peter, Jordon, baby Leon, David, Michelle, Steven, Ita, Debbie, Michael, Angela, Della, Matthews, Nellie, Bernie, Ryan, Tony, Fleurette, Emilie, Richard, Susan, John, Eleanor, Lisa, Elizabeth, Brian, Scott, Roy, Olive, Joanne, Laurence, baby Amy, Peter, Chris, Simon, Margaret, Catherine, Yvonne, baby Emily and baby Jack, Susan, Bud, Elizabeth and Angelina.

 

OFFERTORY: Last week’s collection amounted to £674.19. Thank you.

 

SECOND COLLECTION: This week is for Day for Life.

 

BAPTISM WELCOME RITE: 

 

THE BAPTISM: Of Ellis Thomas Edward Mait takes place at 2 pm today, Sunday, July 27th.

 

THE BAPTISM:  Of Victor Kusek will take place at 2 pm next Sunday, August 3rd.

 

ALTAR SERVERS: Anybody who has made their first Holy Communion can become an Altar Server. If you are interested, please contact Mike on 01933 651339 or email m-gibbons3@sky.com

 

 

 

VISITING THE PARISH?

We offer you a warm welcome and if you are a UK taxpayer and are intending to put money in the collection, please consider using a Gift Aid envelope - they can be put in the collection bag or, if you need time to complete the information needed, in the box at the back of the Church. Thank you!

 

DAY FOR LIFE: Today is the day in the Church’s year dedicated to celebrating the dignity of life which this year will call upon young people in particular to protect and cherish life from conception to natural death. Proceeds of the second collection will go to The Anscombe Bioethics Centre and other life-related activities supported by the Church.

 

BIBLE TIME LINE: Following the very encouraging response to our promotion of this 24 week course, we are pleased to say that from October 2nd, sessions will run both in the afternoon and the evening. Registration and presentation DVD will take place in the Hall at 7:30 pm on Thursday, September 11th. Cost is £36 for folder and course material.

 

THE CHILDREN’S ROSARY PRAYER GROUP: Will meet on Saturday, August 2nd at 3 pm in Church. Please note that on this occasion there will not be refreshments afterwards.

 

ST PETER’S MEN’S GROUP: July meeting is at 91 Ebbw Vale Road, Irthlingborough NN9 5YB on Thursday, July 31st 7 pm. A summer menu - again at £3 per head - plus the usual bottle of wine for those that wish to bring one! Please advise by Tuesday, July 29th if you are coming as the menu preparations will start on Wednesday, 30th!  Thank you.

 

THE KEYS-PENTECOST QUIZ: Closing date for entries is TODAY! Sunday, July 27th. The winner will be published in the Newsletter and answers in the next issue of The Keys.

 

NEW DAWN AT WALSINGHAM: Is from August 4th to 9th. Enquiries to: admin@newdawn.org.uk

 

WEDDING CONGRATULATIONS: To Suzana Pazurikova and Michelino Santoro who married at St Peter’s, Rushden, a week ago. We pray for God’s blessings to be with them always.

 

A MARRIAGE CELEBRATION: Here at St Peter’s on Saturday, October 11th at 12noon. Full details to follow.

 

PARISH CELL MEETING: Is this Tuesday, July 29 in the Sacristy beginning with Adoration from 7 pm to 7:15 pm.

 

THE KEYS: Next issue September 28th. Closing date for articles etc. will be Sunday, September 14th but please don't wait until then! If you have, as a group or individual been somewhere or done something interesting, please let us know and, if possible, send us a photo. If you want to compliment somebody or comment on something or even have a good moan, why not write a letter to the editor?

 

BIENNIAL PROCESSION OF FAITH: Led by Bishop Peter, will take place in Bedford on Sunday, July 27th leaving St Joseph’s church at 1:30 pm and walking through the centre of Bedford up to the main Park. www.relicourladyofguadalupe.co.uk  

 

ADORATION OF THE BLESSED SACRAMENT: Sunday: 3pm to 9pm; Monday None; Tuesday: 10am to 7:15pm; Wednesday: 9am to 6:30pm; Thursday: 11:30am to 6:30pm; Fri: 9am to 7pm; Sat: 12noon to 5:30pm.