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Parish Bulletin – 19th February

Catholic Education Week: Many thanks to all who contributed to last Sunday’s second collection for the Scottish Catholic Education Service. The total was £171.

Warmest congratulations to the staff, pupils and parents of St Catherine’s Primary School as it celebrates its 50th anniversary this week. Archbishop Tartaglia will offer a 50th anniversary Mass on Tuesday at 9.30am in St Catherine’s Church.

Announcements

Please note that Vespers & Benediction is on this evening at 5pm.

The next St Peregrine Mass, Novena, Anointing and Veneration of the Relic will take place on Monday 20th February at 7pm.

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.

Some new additions to the parish schedule:

  • Rosary on Fridays at 6.30pm followed by confession until 7.30pm.
  • Traditional Latin Mass on Fridays at 12.30pm.

Fundraising

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

Upcoming Fundraising Events:

  • Bingo – Wednesday 22nd February, 7.30pm
  • Sale of Work – Saturday 25th February, 11am – 1pm

The fundraising team will be pleased to receive donations of raffle/tombola prizes, also, any unwanted gifts/Christmas presents that you have.

Community

The next soup run will take place on Saturday 4th March. Donations of men’s clothing, sandwiches, fruit, chocolate and cigarettes are needed.

The Parish Food Store is in need of your help. The Food Store helped to feed 11 people last week. Please bring your donations to the box in the church or to the chapel house. A list of suggested items can be found here.