02/08/2015

Mass Times and Intentions

Sunday 2 August 8.00am Our Lady Charles & Teresa Padbury (Foundation Mass)
9.15am St Anselm Edith & John Redman
11.30am Our Lady Maureen McCarthy (Anniversary)
Monday 3 August 9.30am Our Lady For the Parish
Wednesday 5 August 10.30am Cathedral Requiem Mass for Canon Denis McSweeney RIP
6.00pm Our Lady For the Sick
Friday 7 August 9.30am Our Lady Deceased Clergy of the Diocese (Foundation Mass)
Saturday 8 August 10.00am Our Lady David Nutt (Anniversary), followed by Exposition
of the Blessed Sacrament
until 1pm.
Sunday 9 August 8.00am Our Lady Dave Brooks (Anniversary)
9.15am St Anselm Silver Wedding Anniversary
11.30am Our Lady For the Parish
OTHER EVENTS THIS WEEK
Tuesday 4 August 1.00pm Our Lady Parish Prayer Time
Tuesday 4 August 7.00pm St Anselm Prayer Group
Thursday 6 August 7.00pm Our Lady Holy Hour with Chapelet, Novena,
Benediction and
Holy Communion

Our Lady Saturday 8 August 10.30am Confessions after 10am Mass
Prayer Advocates’ Intention is to pray for all who are on holiday.
Last week’s collections:
Our Lady: £322.78: St Anselm: £182.05: 2nd collection for Day for Life: £223.30. Many thanks.
RIP.
Canon Denis McSweeney’s Vigil Mass will be held at Sacred Heart RC Church, Pope Close, Flitwick MK45 1JP on
Tuesday 4th August at 7.30pm and his Requiem Mass will be at the Cathedral on Wednesday
5th August at 7.30pm.
Sundays in August at Great Billing Methodist Church begin today (2nd August) with Afternoon Cream Teas and Book Stall
From 3pm – 5.30pm. T hese will be followed by Evening
Service at 6pm. All are welcome.
Traidcraft Stall. Liz Hurrell will be running this next Sunday, 9th August, at St. Anselm’s after the 9.15am Mass. Please do try to support it if you are able
to do so.
Nepal Earthquake – 3 months on. CAFOD would like to thank all those who responded so generously when the earthquake hit. Your support is making a difference. Our Church partners were
able to start responding immediately after the earthquake and despite the many challenges are ensuring that aid reaches those who need it most. They were able to reach more than 294,000 people in the 1st
3 months with food, shelter, hygiene and sanitation kits. Please continue to pray for CAFOD and all the families and communities of our Nepalese partners are helping as they begin to recover and rebuild.
Annual
Rosary Rally.
This will take place at Grace Dieu Manor on Sunday 23rd August. It will begin with Mass at 3pm. The principal celebrant will be Rev Fr John Martin from the Diocese of Nottingham. There
is a coach leaving at 1pm from St. Gregory’s on that day. The cost is £12. To book a place, please ring Maureen on 01604 315112. Please bring a picnic and a folding chair.
Autumn Courses.
The following courses will be held in the Pastoral Area, starting from September 2015:
Sacred Heart
(More details from Catherine: 01604 643211)
Tuesday 1st September: 10.30am-12.30pm:
Matthew: The King and His Kingdom – 24 week course.
Our Lady of Perpetual Succour
Monday 7th September: 1pm-3pm: Acts: The spread of the Kingdom – 20 week course.
St.
Gregory’s Church
– NN3 2HS
(More details from Fr. Andrew Behrens)
Wednesday 2nd September: 10am-12 midday and also from 7.30pm – 9.30pm: The Bible Timeline – 24 week course.
Tuesday
8th September: 7pm-9pm: The Pillars (1st part of the Catechism: The Creed) 12 weeks.
St. Peter the Apostle, Rushden
(More details from Monica: 01933 396986)
Thursday 10th September:
1pm-3pm and also from 7pm – 9pm: Matthew: The King and His Kingdom – 24 week course.
Friday 11th September: 7pm: an 8 part T3: Teen Timeline. Term time only for 13+ age group
and
a Youth Group for 9-11 year olds.