Parish Priest: Rev Joe Walsh       Tel: 01933 353649  

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25th JUNE 2017 – YEAR A




MASS BOOK:                   Page 93

PREFACE:                        Page 6      Number 3


MYSTERY OF FAITH:      When we eat this Bread…


Liturgies For The Week


Sat:    6:30pm - Jimmy Lavin

Sun: 11:00am - People of St Peter’s

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

Tue:    9:30am - Mangan

Wed:   7:30pm - St Peter’s, Sharnbrook - Benjamin Bird

Feast of St Peter & St Paul - Holiday of Obligation

Thu:    9:30am - People of St Peter’s

            7:30pm - Mass

Fri:      7:30pm - Mass

Sat:     6:30pm - Jean Allday (Australia)

Sun:  10:00am - People of St Peter’s


Sacrament of Reconciliation:

     Wednesday:      None this week

     Saturday:           From 11am to 11:30am

Children’s Liturgy:  During 11am Mass today

Holy Hour:              Tuesday after 9:30am Mass

Refreshments:        After 11am Mass in the Parish Hall              Rosary:                  None this week

‘Coffee Stop’: Thursday 10:15am -11:30am Hall Lounge   

St Vincent de Paul:  Friday, in the Sacristy at 8pm.


Please pray for those whose anniversaries occur at this time: Alotzy Gierzewski, Howard Hull, Anne Horn. Aldo Fanferma, Margaret Louizo, Daniel Tokarz, Patrick McGeever, Irene Lee, Thomas Duffy, Mary Woodward, Maria Prokopiuk, Bridget Doherty, Connie Murray, Henry Spring, John Rooney, Alice Maker, Samuel Brader, Christine Murphy, Mary Johnston, Hannah Hurley, Fanny Rowthorn, James O’Halloran and Margaret Cox. May they rest in peace.


Please remember in prayer: The Woodhams and Cudone families, Elaine, Anna, Michelle, Lily, Joe, Aidan, Vera, Josephine, Betty, Agnes, Paul, Graham, Gary, Stephen, Amy, Martin, Peter, Brendan, Seenamol, Clare, René, John, Karen, Graye, Eloise, Silma, Claudia & family, Alfin, Noah, Keith M, Peter F, Lois & family, Pat, Robin, Jenny, Gerald, Paul, Mary, Jon, Vic, Eileen & family, Terry & the Sales family, Mick, Maisie, Stan, Bill, Ken and baby Joseph.


OFFERTORY: Last week’s collection amounted to £563.38. Thank you very much.


SECOND COLLECTION: Last weekend raised £267.11 for Day for Life 2017. Thank you very much.


SECOND COLLECTION: Next weekend is for Peter’s Pence.


SUNDAY MASS TIME CHANGE: Please note that from next weekend the Sunday morning Mass will be at the new time of 10am.



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


MASS AT SHARNBROOK: At St Peter’s on Wednesday June 28th at 7:30pm for the Vigil Mass of the Holiday of Obligation of St Peter & St Paul.


ALTAR SERVERS: Congratulations to those of you who have just made your First Holy Communion. If you would like to serve at God's Altar, please speak to Mike or one of the Altar Servers.


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


A BIG THANK YOU: To the UCM and all who supported the coffee evening at Janet & Charles O'Leary's home on June 15th. A total of £279 was raised for HCPT's Lourdes pilgrimage.


THE TIME TOGETHER GROUP: Meets on Saturday July 1st at 88 Wymington Road, Rushden for a strawberry & cream tea afternoon, starting at 2:30pm.


MONTHLY POUND: The draw for June takes place this weekend. Winners for May were: 1st J. Bradshaw, no. 65 ~ £29.00; 2nd A. Bates, no. 18 ~ £20.00; 3rd T. McManus, no. 148 ~ £10.00.  £59.00 went to the Parish. July’s draw should take place the weekend of July 29th/30th. God bless. Stuart.



Pilgrimage to Walsingham is on Tuesday July 4th 2017.


PARISH MEN’S GROUP: Will meet on Thursday June 29th 7:30pm at 73 Drayton Rd Irthlingborough NN9 5TQ, for a barbeque. Please let Mike know if you are coming for catering purposes; food provided (at a small charge) please bring drinks. All men of the Parish are welcome. 01933 651339 email:


CAKE SALE: In aid of the Altar Servers Alb fund. Sunday  June 25th after Mass in the Parish Hall. Cakes for sale would be much appreciated, and should be brought to the hall between 10:30am and 11am please.


MINISTRY OF LECTOR (CHURCH READERS): Useful short (5min) videos on all aspects of the ministry can be found at


CATHOLIC CERTIFICATE OF RELIGIOUS STUDIES: Is important and relevant for all; find out more from the poster at the back of church. For details about start dates, fees and your nearest centre please visit the CCRS website at


CAFOD RETREAT: Saturday July 1st at St Edwards Hall, 2 The Grove, Kettering NN15 7QQ, 10am- 3pm with a shared lunch. or 01844 274723.


PILGRIMAGE TO KRAKOW: Journey with the Saints this November with fellow pilgrims from the diocese. Departing November 20th, spend 4 nights in a 5* hotel with breakfast. Flights included from Heathrow. Early bird offer of £485 available until 30/07/2017. To find out more visit  or call 0800 689 4792.


‘THE VINE’ Please take a copy of the July edition of your free Diocesan newspaper from the back of church.


ADORATION OF THE BLESSED SACRAMENT: Sunday: 2pm to 8pm; Monday: None; Tuesday: 10am to 7pm; Wednesday: 10am to 9pm; Thursday: 11:45am to 6:30pm; Friday: 10am to 6:30pm; Saturday: None.