Newsletter: 23rd April 2017

SECOND SUNDAY OF EASTER

 POPE FRANCIS’ PRAYER INTENTION FOR APRIL 2017

Please join Pope Francis this month in praying for:

Support for Young People

That young people may respond generously to their vocations and seriously consider offering themselves to God in the priesthood or consecrated life.

 

PARISH COLLECTION

GIVING ENVELOPES

Ready for Collection at

All Saints Church {on the heaters}

 

BAPTISM PREPRATION

8 PM THURSDAY 27th APRIL

For Parents intending to have their children

Baptised in the coming weeks.

 

 

 

 

CAFOD QUIZ

  7.30 PM FRIDAY 5th MAY

At The Irish Centre

Compete for the coveted Parish trophy!

 

MESSA ITALIANO

7 PM VENERDI’ 12 MAGGIO

St Thomas Aquinas Church

 

MAY THEY REST IN PEACE

Please pray for the souls of:

Michele Colucci, late of Eaton @Avenue, whose Funeral is on Thursday, 27th April, 10 am at St Thomas Aquinas Church.

Therese Mary McConnell, age 61, late of Angel Close, whose Funeral is on Thursday, 27th April, 2 pm at MK Oak Crematorium.

DIVINE MERCY FEAST

 

T O  D  A  Y

 

 

All Saints Church

 

Confessions available from 2.30 pm

Devotions start at 3 pm

3 o’clock prayer

Address on the subject of Divine Mercy

Blessing of the Divine Mercy Image

Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament

Sung Chaplet

Veneration of the Divine Mercy Image

Benediction

Devotions end at 4 pm

 

Refreshments afterwards in the Meeting Room

 

ALL WELCOME

 

 

AID TO THE CHURCH IN NEED

This Lent parishes, schools and groups are being asked to support Christians in the Middle East with Lent Survival Packs. These packs include the essentials needed to survive (food,water,clothing,shelter).  A £38, pack can help support a family for 1 week:  a £166. Pack can help support a family for 1 month:  a £500. Pack can help support a family for 3 months.  Please visit the website:  www.acnuk.org or call 0208 6428668

 

DEMENTIA Friendly MASS

An opportunity for those with Dementia and their carers to come together to celebrate Mass and spend some time together in a friendly and supportive environment.  All are very welcome to attend

3 PM 25TH APRIL

St Thomas Aquinas Church
{also on:  23rd May ~ 27th June ~ 25th July}

 

WALSINGHAM PILGRIMAGE

Saturday 10th June

Departs All Saints Church 8 am sharp!

Returns circa 8 pm

To book your seat please bring £10.25p (non-refundable fare) to Jo at the Parish Office or give it to one of the clergy in an envelope clearly marked with your details and contact number.

We always have a lovely time at

Walsingham ~ England’s Nazareth

 

 

Message from Bishop John Arnold

You will have seen from TV and newspaper coverage the humanitarian crisis in South Sudan, Northern Kenya, Somalia and Ethiopia is devastating lives. Severe drought, lack of food and civil war means that over 16 million men, women and children are now facing starvation.  Please respond, if you can, to this emergency appeal by donating to CAFOD at www.cafod.org.uk, by telephone on 0303 303 3030 or by post to CAFOD Romero House, 55 Westminster Bridge Road, London SE1 7JB.                               Thank You

 

 

DAY TRIP TO WALTON ON NAZE

Saturday 15th July ~ £17. per person

Pick-up All Saints at 8 am

PILGRIMAGE OF THE SICK

AYLESFORD, KENT

Sunday 13th August ~ £17. per person

Please sign Lists at back of Church

**Disclaimer: These trips are not organised by the Parish and the Parish takes no responsibility for them.  **

________________________________________

 

ARE YOU NEW? HAVE YOU MOVED?

I am a new/existing* parishioner. Please add me to the Parish List. I would/would not* like to be contacted by a Parish Welcomer.

 

NAME …………………………………………………..

ADDRESS ………………………………………………

……………………………………………………………

……………………………………………………………

Tel. ………………………………………………………

Email ……………………………………………………

 

Parish Priest:  Fr Christopher Perry     Assistant Priest: Fr Benedetto D’Autilia

The Presbytery, 1 Sycamore Avenue, Bletchley, MK2 2JE,   Tel:  01908 372315

Email: staq@uwclub.net      Parish Website: www.bletchleyparish.co.uk

Parish Pastoral Worker:                        Angela White

Parish Visit Co-Ordinator:

Maggie Osgathorpe                                 07504 343133

Child Protection Representative:

  Marie Day                                            07882 713797

************************************ Parish Primary Schools:

Bishop Parker School, MK2 3BT                01908  372129

St Thomas Aquinas School, MK3 5DT        01908  373977

St Paul’s Secondary School MK6 5EN        01908  669735

Parish Deacon: Rev. Noel Guina     Tel: 01908 649356

email: guina@btinternet.com

Parish Office:                                          01908 372315 Parish Secretary                                           Jo Cerrone

Office Hours:

Monday-Friday                              9.30 am – 12.30 pm

[JO: Mon/Tues/Wed/Fri.  EILEEN: Thurs]

At Other Times:                                   By Appointment

 

MK GENERAL HOSPITAL CHAPLAINCY If you know of a Catholic in hospital please contact: Hospital Chaplaincy                                01908 996061

Please remember to inform the Chaplain

that you are a Catholic

MARRIAGE CARE

For confidential advice, please call 0800 389 3801

 

School Admissions September 2018

Diaries are stamped at the beginning and at the end of each Mass within the designated areas.

*************************************************

SERVICES THIS WEEK

 

ST THOMAS AQUINAS CHURCH

Sycamore Avenue, MK2 2JE

 

VIGIL MASS (Saturday)   6:00 pm

SUNDAY MASS:                7:30 am

Monday:                             10:00 am Mass followed by

Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament

Wednesday:                         10:00 am Mass and Rosary

Friday:                                  8:30 am Mass

Saturday:                               9:30 am Mass

                                              10:00-10:30 am Confessions

                                             

ALL SAINTS CHURCH

Shenley Road, MK3 6HG

 

 SUNDAY MASSES:           9:00 am/11:00 am/6.30 pm

Tuesday:                           10:00 am Mass followed by

Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament

Thursday:                         10:00 am Mass followed by

Rosary and Divine Mercy Chaplet

 

MANY THANKS once again for the generosity of your Easter Offering for your Priests which provides Fr Benedetto and myself with a modest income until Christmas. Deacon Noel joins us in thanking you for your many cards and Easter gifts.

May the joy of the Resurrection fill your lives

this Easter and throughout the year.

 

Fr Christopher Perry, Fr Benedetto D’Autilia

Deacon Noel Guina

Advertisements
This entry was posted in Newsletters. Bookmark the permalink.