22/03/2015

Mass Times and Intentions

Sunday 22 March Our Lady’s 8.00am For the Parish
St Anselm’s 9.15am Eileen Weston (Foundation Mass)
Our Lady’s 11.30am Denis Begley RIP
Monday 23 March Our Lady’s 7.00pm Pastoral Area of Our Lady of Perpetual Succour
Tuesday 24 March Our Lady’s 11.00am Requiem Mass for Mary Ashton
Our Lady’s 1.00pm Parish Prayer Time, including Stations of
the Cross
St Anselm’s 7.00pm Prayer Group, including Stations of
the Cross
Wednesday 25 March Our Lady’s 9.30am Alan & Christin Breed (Foundation
Mass)
Thursday 26 March Our Lady’s 7.00pm Holy Hour with Chapelet, Novena & Holy
Communion
Friday 27 March Our Lady’s 9.30am Margaret Wilson (Anniversary)
Our Lady’s 7.30pm Stations of the Cross
Saturday 28 March Our Lady’s 10.00am Eucharistic Service, followed by
Exposition of the Blessed
il 1pm Sacrament un.
Sunday 29 March Our Lady’s 8.00am Fr. Damien RIP
Sunday St Anselm’s 9.15am St. Anselm’s Fr. Frank Calnan (Anniversary)
Our Lady’s 11.30am For the Parish

Confessions: Friday after 9.30am Mass
Prayer Advocates’ Intention is to pray for our parish.
Last week’s collections.
Our Lady’s: £406.06: St. Anselm’s: £339.90. Many thanks.
RIP Please pray for the repose of the soul of
Mary Ashton, the late sister of Peter Stratten and sister-in-law of Catherine
Stratten who died recently. We offer our prayers for and sympathies to the Peter, Catherine and the family.
Easter
Lilies.
If you would like to have a lily on the Sanctuary either here at Our Lady’s or at St Anselm’s for Easter for your deceased loved ones and friends, please place £3 in an envelope together with
a list of their names and give it to Irena by Sunday 29th March. St Anselm’s can be left in the basket provided. Please mark your envelope “Easter Lilies”.
Gift Aid Envelopes will be handed
out after each Mass on 29th March – should you not be able to collect your box, it will be left in the sacristy for you to collect.
Streetchurch. Thank you to all those who so generously donated
items of food last Sunday.
Feast of the Annunciation. You are invited to a Rosary gathering/procession on Tuesday 24th March at 6pm outside Christ the Cornerstone Church, 300 Saxon Gate West,
Central Milton Keynes MK9 2ES.
Church Cleaning. One lady has kindly volunteered to help with our cleaning rota. As we work in teams of two, is there just one other lady in our Parish who would
be willing to join our volunteer? Please ring Christine Sumner on 01604 408001 if you are interested. Many thanks.
Invitation to the Women of the Diocese. The National Board of Catholic Women
invites you to put forward your views for Bishop Peter to take to the Synod on the Family in Rome in October. There is an opportunity to take part of Saturday 28th March at St. Teresa’s Beaconsfield, 40
Warwick Road, HP9 2PL. Coffee at 10.30am, start at 11am and end at 3pm. Please take a packed lunch with you.
Intercession Weekend with Derek Williams. This will be from Friday 24th April to Sunday
26th April at House of the Open Door Community, Childswickham House, Buckland Road, Childswickham, Near Broadway, WR12 7HH. Please see the poster for further details.
Charity Curry Night in aid of
Northampton Hope Centre
will take place on Friday 27th March at 7pm at the King Billy Pub, Green End, Kingsthorpe Village. Please see the poster for further details.
CAFOD Strategic Review explained.
Deborah Purfield (CAFOD Diocesan Manager) would like to thank everyone who gave feedback and kept CAFOD in prayer over the period of the strategic review. With your support and prayer CAFOD has decided
to have a volunteer base and keep a staff member in each diocese which is good news. Tom O’Connor (Director- Communities & Supporters) will be explaining this in more detail on 15th April at 7.30 at Sacred
Heart, Weston Favell. All are welcome.
Karuri Quiz Night is being held on Friday 24th April at St. Gregory’s Catholic School. Please see the poster for further details.
Pastoral Area News
Northampton
Bach Choir
will be performing JS Bach’s Mass in B Minor at 7.30pm on Saturday 28th March at St. Matthew’s Church, Kettering Road, Northampton NN1 4RY. Please see the poster for booking details.