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

 

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

Twitter:  www.twitter.com/catholicrushden

 

Facebook: www.facebook.com/StPeterApostleRCChurchRushden

 

SEVENTH SUNDAY OF THE YEAR C

24th February 2019

MASS BOOK:                    Page 141

PREFACE:                         Page 68 Number 2

EUCHARISTIC PRAYER:  Page 24 Number 2

MYSTERY OF FAITH:       When we eat this bread …

 

Liturgies For The Week

 

Sat:    6:30pm - People of St Peter’s

Sun: 10:00am - Connie Boodram

Mon:                 None

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

 

Please pray for those whose anniversaries occur at this time: Andrew Davidson, Charles Hoppen, George Cowley, Richardson, Mirono Komarneski, Ann McNicholas, baby Emily Woodruff, Ellen Thompson, Mark Murphy, Michael Conway, George Smith, Kathleen Baker, Alice Geoghegan, Antonia Gudz, Michele Campanaro, Elizabeth Butler, Daniel Byrne, Andrew McGhee, Peverell, Patrick Murray, Ethel Murray and Silvestro Leone May they rest in peace.

 

Please remember in prayer: Silma & family, Norman, Nick, Caroline, Wilfred, E & Brian, Tom & Mary, the Cudone family,  Pat, Robin, Jenny and Jenny S, Monica, Joshy & family, Patsy, Gregory, the Mercado family, Mr & Mrs Williams, Susan, Joyce, Jims & family, Tiwai, Zoe, Pat B, Leslie, Richard & the White family, Lois and family, Cheryll & family, Peter S, Luke, Linda, Mel, June, Nick, Caroline & children and Mary.

 

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.

 

Safeguarding: Stuart Pearce         Tel: 01933 391574

 

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

 

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 novenamhm@gmail.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 sacredheartrcchurch@btconnect.com .

 

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