Bulletin No.657 March 26th 2017

Stations of the Cross:   There will be Stations of the Cross next Sunday at 4 p.m.   Why not make it part of your Lenten observance?

Family Mass:   The 11 a.m. Mass today will be a Family Mass with the children from Padre Pio Catholic Primary School taking part in the Liturgy.

Presentation of Children preparing for the Sacraments of  Reconciliation &  First  Holy Communion: will take place at the 11 a.m. Mass today.   Please pray for them and for their families at this special time.  The Date for First Holy Communion is June 18th – A date for your diary

First Communion Parents Reminder:  the first of the Parents’ First Holy Communion meetings tomorrow night at 7 pxm.in Padre Pio School.

Election of Confirmandi will take place at 11 a.m. Mass today.   Please support and pray for the five young people who are making this commitment this year.      Confirmation will take place on Sunday 23rd of April.

Church Big Clean:   We would ask that as many (women and men) as possible come next Saturday at 10 a.m. to clean the Church ready for Easter.    Last year a huge effort was made and it made a real difference.   Let’s do it again!!

Gift Aid Envelopes: are at the back of the Church. Please pick up a box (pink) with your name on it.  Use the new envelopes from the 9th of April.  If you pay tax and have not signed a Gift Aid Covenant and would like to – please see Fr. David.

Collection of food for the Eastern Valley Foodbank will take place this weekend in both St Alban’s and St Felix communities.  Your contributions go a long way in helping our local Foodbank to feed our neighbours in crisis.  Please remember to make sure all food is non-perishable, in date and undamaged.

CAFOD Fast Lunch:  There will be a soup lunch in St. Felix Parish Centre on Friday next after 12 noon Mass.  Look forward to seeing you there.

Date for your Diary:    Beetle Drive on Wednesday 26th of April in the Church Hall.  Tickets Adults £5;  Children: £3 – Family Tickets £10.   Tickets will be on sale next weekend.

Before Mass talk to God.   During Mass let God talk to you.   After Mass talk to each other.’


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Thomas David