ST PETER APOSTLE CHURCH, RUSHDEN
Parish Priest: Rev Joe Walsh Tel: 01933 353649
24th July 2016 – YEAR C
SEVENTEENTH SUNDAY OF THE YEAR
Liturgies For The Week
Sat: 6:30pm Jonathan O Sullivan
Sun: 11:00am People of St Peter’s
Mon: 10:00am Celebration of the Word & Communion
Tue: 9:30am Philip Wardle
Wed: 7:30pm Fr Martin Keveny
Thu: 9:30am Tony & Anne Gardiner
Fri: 7:30pm Sean & Mary Gilvarry
Sat: 6:30pm People of St Peter’s
Sun: 11:00am Fred & Mildred Wardle
Sacrament of Reconciliation:
Wednesday: After 7:30pm Mass
Saturday: From 11:00am to 11:30am
Holy Hour: Tuesday After 9:30am Mass
Refreshments: After 11:00am Mass in the Parish Hall
Rosary: None till 14th September
‘Coffee Stop’: Thursday10am - 11:30am in Hall Lounge
St Vincent de Paul: Tuesday at 3.30pm in the Sacristy
Please remember in prayer: Peter D, Gary, Bobby, Sophie, Neil, Marlene, Jessie, Julia, Jose, Les, Sarah, Harry, Edward; Karen, Michael, Mary, Roger; Solange, Leontina & Juan; Teresa; June, Matthew, Lucy.
OFFERTORY: Last week’s collection amounted to £503.72. Thank you.
ACOLYTE ENROLMENT: Next Sunday at the 11:00am Mass, Peter Remmington will achieve the second of three stages towards becoming a Deacon, being admitted to the Ministry of Eucharist Minister. We pray for Peter as he continues his training towards full Diaconate membership , taking place in 2017.
OUR LADY’S PRE-SCHOOL:
There are a few places still needing to be filled for September and/or January.
Please stop by for an application form or call 07807 938154 for an electronic copy.
There will be lots of social interaction and fun activities provided by highly qualified staff.
ATTENTION! If you know of anyone interested in finding out more about the Catholic faith, we will be running a full programme at St Peter’s Church. This programme will start in September, and will run for 12-15 months. It will be a fully interactive course that provides information on all the essential elements of the Catholic faith. For more information please contact Martyn on 01933 315041 or Fr Joe at the Parish Office - we’d love to hear from you!
Please remember in prayer: Patricia, Angela, Gill, baby Jacob, Helen, Natalie, Harold; Robin, Pat, Joseph; Dick, Jean, Trevor, Eileen, Paul Lacey, Beryl, Castle family, Tom, Rosmi, Margaret, Brian, Jess, Josh, Blanche, Lucy, Gill, Veronica, Laurie, Oscar.
LEAFLETS from “Work Aid - Tools for Life” are available at the back of Church.
EUCHARISTIC MINISTERS: The new rota is due out at the end of this month; please could you let me know ASAP dates you are not available from August 6th until October 30th - thank you; Teresa Samples.
WORLD YOUTH DAY: please pray for our young people attending the celebrations in Krakow between 22nd July and 1st August. May they be spiritually blessed.
CATECHIST DAY: Sunday, September 25th, 2 - 5pm at St Joseph’s, Chalfont St Peter. See booklet at back of Church.
CHARITY SUMMER BARBECUE: With musical entertainment on Saturday, July 30th at 72 Wymington Road, starting at 6pm. Tickets £12 (£5 for under 12s). Full details and bookings from 01933 313456 or email: email@example.com
G K CHESTERTON PILGRIMAGE: Saturday, 30th July. See poster & leaflets at back of Church.
NATIONAL DAY FOR PRAYER & FASTING: Saturday, 13th August. See poster at back of Church.
‘THE VINE’ Please take a copy of the July edition of your free Diocesan newspaper from the back of the Church.
Bishop Peter has written a reflection in English and Polish, following this country’s majority vote last month, to leave the EU. Please take a copy home from the back of the church.
Please remember in prayer: Joe, Nathan, Chris, Derrick, Paul, Sylvia, Cyril, Silma, Eloise, Claudia ,Diaz, Rita Cox, Bernadette, Ben, O’Sullivan family, Olive, Mary, Stephen, Pat, Pachita ,Saiorse, Joyce, Regina, Husnigh, Charles, Jecco, Trish, Gomez family.
ROSARY: there will be a summer break from the Wednesday evening rosary, resumimg again on 14th September.
Preparation for Mass: Please help when preparing for Mass in church by being aware of others who are praying, by keeping noise and distraction to a minimum. Thank you.
Living Faith: There are still a few left of the daily scripture reflection booklets, July to September, at 60p each.
ADORATION OF THE BLESSED SACRAMENT:
Sunday: 1:30pm to 8:45pm; Monday: None. Tuesday:
10am to 7pm; Wednesday: 10am to 6:30pm; Thu: 11:45am to 7pm; Friday: 10am to 7pm; Sat: 1:30pm to 5:15pm.