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Parish Bulletin – 2nd 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

Rosary in George Square: Saturday 15th October, 12 noon until 1pm. Minibus will leave from parish at 11.30am.

A word of thanks to Rawdon Roofing for their work in making essential repairs to the church’s flat roofs.

The October-November edition of Christian Order is on sale in the sacristy, priced £3.50. The previous two editions are also available for purchase.

Mission Sunday this year takes place on 23rd October. The proceeds of the second collection that day will go to Missio Scotland.

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.

Fundraising

The next Bingo Night will be on 12th October, starting at 7.30pm.

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

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