Parish Priest: Rev Joe Walsh       Tel: 01933 353649  

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4th October 2015 – YEAR B




MASS BOOK:  Page 141

PREFACE:  Holy Spirit II - see screen (not in Mass Book)    


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


Liturgies For The Week


Sat:     6:30pm - Raffermati Family

Sun:    7:50am - Mass in Polish

          11:00am - John & Mary Palmer

Mon:  10:00am - Celebration of the Word & Communion

Tue:    9:30am - The Faithful Departed

Wed:   7:30pm - Tom Crean

Thu:    9:30am - The Faithful Departed

Fri:      7:30pm - People of St Peter’s

Sat:     6:30pm - Antonio Colabuono

Sun:  11:00am - The Faithful Departed

Sacrament of Reconciliation:

Wednesday:      After 7:30pm Mass

Saturday:          None this week

Children’s Liturgy for 4-8 year olds: During 11am Mass

First Communion Class: 10:15am to 10:45am Sunday

Holy Hour:         Tuesday after 9:30am Mass   

Refreshments:  After 11:00am Mass in the Parish Hall

Rosary:             Wednesday at 7:10pm

Coffee Stop:  Thurs. 10:00am to 11:30am, Hall Lounge

St Vincent de Paul:  Monday at the Full Gospel Church, 7:30pm.

Youth Club Juniors: Friday 7pm - 8:45pm in Parish Hall

Youth Club Secondary: Friday 7-8:45pm in Hall Lounge


Please pray for those whose anniversaries occur at this time: Julia Jefferson, Susan McGuigan, Maureen Maher, Giuseppe Miotello, Leda (Nora) Fitzgerald, John Palmer, Eileen Fitzgerald, Thomas Sharman, Winifred Meledy, Franciszek Frankiewicz, Eileen Cox, Michele Gallucci, Wilfred Finch, Enzo Ferritto, Anthony Bell, Daniel O’Toole, May Bradshaw, Patrick O’Reilly, Zbigniew (Jerry) Celtner, Muriel Knight, Bruno Helsdown, James Conway and Marion Lesar. May they rest in peace.


PLEASE REMEMBER IN PRAYER: Nigel, Nellie, Joan, Peter, Frank, Catherine, Tony, Jim & family, Albert, Pete, Nicolas, Diaz, Paul, Bud, Steve, Tashi & family, Marie & family, Eloise, Claudia, Fleurette, Emilie, Richard, Silma, Cyril, Steve, Fen, David & Kathleen, Margaret, Jimmy, Angela, Laurence, Stephen, Maria, Michery, Ian, Andrea, Francesco, Diane, James, Jan, Lawrence, Richard, Lucy, Elsa, Nalla, Sophie, Neil, Annie and the Vallet family.


OFFERTORY: Last week’s collection amounted to £469.84. Thank you.


SECOND COLLECTION:  This weekend is for CAFOD Fast Day.

PARISH CELL MEETING: Tuesday, 13th October at 7:30pm, beginning with Adoration at 7:00pm to 7:15pm.


MISSIO RED BOXES: Please return your boxes for counting and banking of the money. Thank you.



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!


A PERSONAL MESSAGE: From Bishop Peter will be played on DVD at all Masses this weekend.


OUR HARVEST FESTIVAL: Will be on Saturday, October 17th and Sunday, October 18th. After Mass we have a sale of all the produce donated by our parishioners and friends. Our thanks to our Brownies and Rainbows and to everyone for their support in Bringing and Buying. All funds raised will go to the SVP.


PRAYER MINISTRY: Our prayer Ministry team will be available at the end of 11:00am Mass this Sunday, October 4th. 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.


PROCLAIM ‘15: How do we make our Parish a truly Missionary and Evangelising Parish? Come to the Parish Hall Lounge on Monday, October 12th  at 7:30pm (Learning to be a Missionary Disciple - Sitting at the feet of Jesus).


THE KEYS – MICHAELMAS  EDITION:  Is available at the back of the Church NOW! Those who have requested a large print edition will find it on the table in the Sacristy, if you have not requested a large print edition, but would, like one, please ask.


TIME TOGETHER GROUP: Meets at 2:30pm next Saturday, October 10th, in the Parish Hall. Peter MacGregor is giving an illustrated talk entitled: ‘When digging up the family, its amazing what you find!’. All are welcome and we aim to finish by 4pm.


A BIG THANK YOU: From the St Vincent de Paul members of the Rushden Conference to everyone who returned the SVP bottles: to date we have had £450.38 from 35 bottles. Please return your bottles and collect a new one from the Repository table at the back of church. New members would be very welcome - phone Maureen on 01933 317889.


REFUGEE RESPONSE - CALL TO ACTION: East Northants Faith Group is holding a public meeting from 7:30pm on Monday, October 5th at the Full Gospel Church, 60 High Street South, Rushden, NN10 0QX. It is open to all individuals, to discuss positive actions to support the receipt of refugees in our area.


UNION OF CATHOLIC MOTHERS: Our next meeting will be on Wednesday, October 14th at 7:30pm in the Hall Lounge and will be open to all Ladies. Please come and join us. Please note the revised date.


PARISH MEN’S GROUP RETREAT: Saturday, October 10th 10am to 4pm at Turvey Abbey. Please bring a packed lunch and use the entrance in Jacks Lane. Please let Rob know if you are coming.(tel 382040 or email


LIVING FAITH BOOKLETS: For October to December are available from the back of church; price 60p.



Sunday: 1:30pm to 8pm; Monday: 10:30am to 9pm; Tuesday: 10am to 6:30pm; Wednesday: 10:00am to 6:30pm; Thursday 11:45 to 7pm; Friday: 10am to 6:30pm; Sat: 9am to 5:30pm.