Parish Bulletin- 16th October

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PARISH BULLETIN – 16th OCTOBER

Dear Parishioner/Friend of the Parish,

 

October devotions (Rosary, Litany and Prayers to St. Joseph) will be prayed after the Vigil Mass and after Vespers & Benediction this weekend, and also on as many other days of October as possible. Please listen/look out for announcements in this regard from the pulpit, in the bulletin, and on our social media online.

Fr Morris, Parish Priest

Announcements

Weekly Sunday Evening Schedule for October

4.45pm Vespers, October devotions and Benediction

6pm Traditional Latin Mass (Low Mass)

7pm Hot Buffet Food in the hall followed by a film show

 

The Parish Food Store is in need of your help. Please bring your donations to the church or the chapel house. We thank most sincerely several individuals for their recent very kind food donations. The food store hepd to feed 11 people last week. Many thanks to Wilma for her idea of a donations box in the hall.

Today is Mission Sunday.The proceeds of the second collection that day will go to Missio Scotland.

Rosary in George Square- 15th October went very well and upwards of 150 were in attendance. Photos can be viewed on the parish social media.

Our annual insurance premium  will be debited from the parish bank account on the 20th of October. This year the ammount is £4320. Any extra contribution towards this will be much appreciated. Many thanks.

Sponsor the weekly sanctuary lamps in memory of a deceased relative or friend, or for some other prayer intention. Give £5 and intention to John or Fr Morris.

To sponsor the church flowers, please give £10 or more plus your intention to Agnes or Irene.

SVDP  east group meeting at Immaculate Heart Parish on the 9th November at 7.30pm.

Fundraising

Many thanks to our recent anonymous donor of £600 to parish funds.

Last weeks bingo night raised £180 for parish funds. Many thanks to those who helped and played. The next bingo night will be o the 26th October 2016 at 7.30pm. 

Sale of Work- Saturday 19th November at 11am.

Parish lotto – see notice-board in hall for details.

Christmas raffle tickets- on sale in the hall, 20p per ticket, £1 per book. First Prize £150.

Community

The next soup run will take place on Saturday 5th November. Donations of men’s clothing, sandwiches, fruit, chocolate and cigarettes are needed.

The Parish Food Store has food available for those who need a helping hand. Speak to Fr Morris if you know of someone in need. Sincere thanks to several individuals for their recent very kind food donations. The Food Store helped to feed 5 people last week. Please bring your donations to church or to the chapel house. A list of suggested items can be found here.

Upcoming Events

  • 12th October – 7.30pm – Bingo
  • 15th October – 12pm – Rosary in George Square
  • 23rd October – Mission Sunday
  • 31st October – Saints and Angels Party
  • 19th November – 11am – Sale of Work – Tinsel Sale
  • 25th November – 7.30pm – St Andrew’s Ceilidh