ST PETER APOSTLE CHURCH, RUSHDEN
Parish Priest: Rev Joe Walsh Tel: 01933 353649
26th JULY 2015 – YEAR B
SEVENTEENTH SUNDAY OF THE YEAR
Liturgies For The Week
Sat: 6:30pm - People of St Peter’s
Sun: 11:00am - Philip Wardle
Mon: 10:00am - Celebration of the Word & Communion
Tue: 9:30am - Margaret Lyons
Wed: 1:00pm - Funeral Prayers for Cecelia Angela
7:30pm - Michele Campanaro
Thu: 9:30am - Sharon Leybourn
Fri: 10:30am - Funeral Mass for Ann Brennan
Sat: 6:30pm - Vitina & Giuseppe Raudarzo and family
Sun: 11:00am - People of St Peter’s
Sacrament of Reconciliation:
Wednesday: After 7:30 pm Mass
Saturday: From 11am to 11:30am
Children’s Liturgy for 4-8 year olds: None until September.
Sunday Teaching: None until September.
Holy Hour: Tuesday after 9:30am Mass
Refreshments: After 11am Mass in the Parish Hall
Rosary: None this week; resumes September
Coffee Stop: Thursday 10am to 11:30am, Hall Lounge
St Vincent de Paul: Friday at 8pm in the Sacristy
OFFERTORY: Last week’s collection amounted to £637.58. Thank you.
SECOND COLLECTION: This weekend is for Day for Life.
THE BAPTISMS: Of Ruby Florence Mills and Tyrese-Jaden Kwame take place at 2pm this Sunday, July 26th.
THE ROSARY: On Wednesdays is taking a break and will return in September.
OUR SYMPATHY: Is extended to the bereaved families of Cecelia Freeman and Ann Brennan. May Cecelia and Ann rest in peace.
PARISH CELL GROUP: Meets on Thursday July 30th at 7:30pm in the Sacristy, beginning with Adoration from 7pm to 7:15pm.
CHILDREN’S ROSARY PRAYER GROUP: Will meet on Saturday August 1st at 3 pm in church. Refreshments will be available in the Hall Lounge afterwards.
VACANCY: Part- time housekeeper/cleaner required for the Presbytery, 10h per week. Please ring Parish Office in the first instance.
SUMMER BARBECUE THANK YOU: A big thank you to all who supported in any way the HCPT barbecue last weekend. The final figure raised was £1,064.
MEN’S GROUP – RIVER RAMBLE ROSARY WALK: On Thursday July 30th, meet at the car park of Sharnbrook Village Hall (MK44 1JP)at 7pm. Walk by the river at Felmersham. We will finish up for light refreshments at Frank and Sandra Ridley's house 32 Townsend Road Sharnbrook, MK44 1HY. All men of the Parish welcome. Please phone Frank on 01234 782113 to confirm that you are coming.
DON'T FORGET THE KEYS! The deadline for the Michaelmas issue is Sunday September 20th (but please note that leaving it to the last minute risks not been published). Contributions should be sent to email@example.com or placed in the box marked “The Keys” at the back of the Church. We would paricularly like some letters to the Editor and news from the various parish organisations. Also if you know of any events occuring before the end of the year please let us know, so that we can let others know.
PROCLAIM 15: Carol Little and Mike Gibbons attended the conference in Birmingham recently. It is impossible to tell you much in this newsletter but more importantly there will be a “Legacy” event at St Gregory's in Northampton on Saturday September 19th from 10am to 3pm.
MONTHLY POUND: The draw for July takes place this weekend. Winners for June were: 1st S. O’Leary, no. 109 ~ £34.50; 2nd R. Howe, no. 129 ~ £20.00 and 3rd C. Shoebridge, no. 63 ~ £10.00. £64.50 went to the Parish. August’s draw should take place the weekend of August 22nd/23rd. God bless. Stuart.
DIOCESAN PRIESTS WHO HAVE DIED: In the past ten days the death has occurred of Canon Patrick Carey, whose Funeral Mass takes place on Friday July 31st at 2pm at St Ethelbert’s church, Slough, SL1 1XU. The death has also occurred of Canon Denis McSweeney whose Funeral Mass will take place at Northampton Cathedral, NN2 6AG. There are no other funeral details yet.
ADORATION OF THE BLESSED SACRAMENT:
Sunday: 3:30pm to 8pm; Monday: 10:30am to 7pm; Tuesday: 10am to 7pm; Wednesday: 3pm to 6:30pm; Thursday: 4:15pm to 7pm; Friday: 12:30pm to 6:30pm; Saturday: None.