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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26th OCTOBER 2014 – YEAR A

THIRTIETH SUNDAY OF THE YEAR

 

MASS BOOK:          Page 146

PREFACE:               Page 66     Number 2

EUCHARISTIC PRAYER: Page 23 Number 2

MYSTERY OF FAITH:      Save us, Saviour of the world …

 

Liturgies For The Week

 

Sat:     6:30pm - Mary & Michael Chapman

Sun:   11.00am - People of the Parish

Mon: 10:00am - None this week

Tue:    9:30am - Mary Jenmans

Wed:   7:30pm - Clorindo Muccillo

Thu:    9:30am - People of the Parish

Fri:      7:30pm - Benjamin P Bird

Sat:     6:30pm - Derek Hallam

Sun:   7:50am - Mass in Polish

          11:00am - Juzefa Bakalarz & Helena Indyk

                                         

Sacrament of Reconciliation:

     Wednesday:      After 7:30pm Mass    

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

Children’s Liturgy:  During the 11:00am Mass - 

                               None this week

SundayTeaching: Sunday School: 10:15am to 10:45am in the Hall Lounge. None this week.    Faith Input: 10:15am to 10:45am for 8 - 12 year olds - in the Hall Lounge. None this week               

Holy Hour:         Tuesday after 9:30am Celebration of

                          the Word & Communion

Refreshments:  After 11:00am Mass in Parish Hall

Rosary:             Wednesday at 7:10pm

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

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

 

Please pray for those whose anniversaries occur at this time. Muriel Farrelly, Winifred Beirne, Catherine Mackey, Cosimo di Salvo, Edith Gallagher, Michael Dunphy, Michael Chrzanowski, Wiktor Ciunel, Edda Giammarco, Anne Landers, Patrick Laverty, Walter Evans, Mario Pelosi, Kevin Sharpe and Ron Page. May they rest in peace.

 

PLEASE REMEMBER IN PRAYER: Bob, Debbie, Honey, Shaun, Liam, Luke, Adam, Elizabeth, Dick, Janice, Meg, Alan, Clare, Angelina, Nellie, Bernie, Ryan, Marie, Alan, Sally, Gloria, Laurie, Joe, Gary, Stephen, Fleurette & family, Jack,  Emmie, McDonald family, Andrew, Tony, Colin, baby Leon, Laurence, baby Amy, Peter, Chris, Simon, Margaret, Catherine, Yvonne, baby Emily and baby Jack, Leslie, Peter, Joanne, Sab.

 

OFFERTORY: Last week’s collection amounted to £574.25. Thank you.

 

SECOND COLLECTION: Last week raised £262.18 for Mission Sunday. Thank you.

 

THE BAPTISM: Of Jamie Grace Francisco Wicks takes place during 11am Mass this Sunday and the Baptism of Joseph William Keating will take place during 11am Mass next Sunday, November 2nd.

 

WELCOME AND THANKS: To Father Philip Swingler for coming to supply the Masses this weekend.

 

 

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!

 

NOVEMBER: THE MONTH OF THE HOLY SOULS: Please take an envelope from the back of church and return it with a list of deceased relatives and friends who you wish to be prayed for during the month of November. The list will be placed on the altar and the names included in all the Masses during the Month of the Holy Souls.

Eternal rest grant unto them O Lord, and let perpetual light shine upon them. May they rest in peace. Amen

 

FAMILY MASS: Is on November 9th. Choir practices for this Mass will take place on the Fridays of October 31st and November 7th from 6:30 - 7:15pm in church. All welcome.

 

PRAYER MINISTRY: Our prayer Ministry team will be available at the end of 11am Mass on Sunday November 2nd. 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.

 

THANK YOU: To all who supported the Table Top sale last Saturday; a total of £179.19 was raised for HCPT Group 832.

 

UNION OF CATHOLIC MOTHERS: Our next meeting will be held in the Hall Lounge on Wednesday November 12th, when Mr Kevin Barker will give us a talk about Turvey Abbey. A reminder for members: Capitation fees of £13 are due, payable to the Treasurer Valerie Brierley.  (Please note that there has been an increase in the Capitation fee this year).

 

FR CHARLES RENSBURG: (Juliana Rensburg's son) will be in the Parish on the weekend of November 15th/16th. There is a chance to meet and speak with Fr Charles after the 6:30pm Mass on Saturday 15th in the Parish Hall.

 

CHILDREN’S ROSARY PRAYER GROUP: Will meet on Saturday, November 1st at 3 pm in church. Refreshments will be available in the Hall Lounge afterwards.

 

A FESTIVAL OF NINE LESSONS AND CAROLS: Will take place again this year on Sunday afternoon, December 21st, in church. Singers wanted! Choir practices to be held in November.

 

MONTHLY POUND: The draw for October takes place this weekend. Dues can be paid after each Mass.  Winners for September were: 1st D. Kalesi, no. 20 ~ £35.00; 2nd J&K. Milsom, no. 126 ~ £20.00 and 3rd P. Bowyer, no. 94 ~ £10.00. £65.00 went to the Parish.  November’s draw should take place the weekend of November 29th/30th. God bless. Stuart.

 

EUCHARISTIC MINISTERS DAY:  A day of reflection and training led by Fr Teddy O'Brien MSC on Saturday, November 8th from 10am to 4pm. Arrival at 9:30am for coffee. The day will include Mass; please bring a plate of food to share.

 

NEW PRAYER GROUP: Continues on Fridays from 10am to 11am in the Parish Lounge. All are welcome. Come and Praise the Lord and give him thanks for all the good things he gives us! Listen to His word and grow in understanding of His will! All are welcome.

 

THE VINE: The October issue of your free magazine is now available from the back of church. Please take one home. 

 

THE TABLET: Complimentary copies of The Tablet are available from the back of church.

 

CHURCH HEATING: Apologies for the lack of heating this weekend. After the long summer the boilers failed to fire up. At the moment we wait for boiler parts to arrive and have the heating working this week.

 

ADORATION OF THE BLESSED SACRAMENT:

Sunday: 1:30pm to 9pm; Monday: 10:30am to 7pm; Tuesday: 10am to 7pm; Wednesday: 9am to 6:30pm; Thursday: 11:30am to 7pm; Friday: 9am to 7pm; Saturday: 12 noon to 5:30pm.