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Our Lady & St Bernard's News

last updated : 19/03/18


SPUC & CAFOD Family Fast Day Collections:

Many thanks to all for your support and generosity for the both the SPUC and CAFOD Family Fast Day collections. The following amounts were sent from our LPA:
SPUC - £335.43
CAFOD Fast Day - £2,210.30

St Saviour & St Mary of the Angels Parish Luncheon Club:

Will meet again at St Saviour’s on Thursday 5th April from 12 until 2pm. All are welcome for some conversation, company and refreshments.

LPA Junior Youth Club

Please note (winter venue) – we will meet again at St Saviour’s Church on Thursday 12th April from 6pm until 7.30pm.
This group is open to all of our children of primary school age, year 3 and over!

APF (Red) Mission Boxes at Our Lady & St Bernard’s:

These are due to be emptied this month. Please bring your box to the Sacristy and collect it from there on your next visit to Church.

Primary School Mass:

Thursday 22nd March 9.30am Mass in St Saviour’s Primary School. Parishioners are most welcome to join with our school family for Holy Mass. No Mass in St Mary’s Primary School this week. Last week we held Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament & Confessions in St Mary’s Primary School, many thanks to the children, staff and parishioners who took part. Also on Tuesday the Year 3 Class from St Saviour Primary joined us in church for a session exploring the Sacraments. It was lovely to have the children with us in the church and please keep them all in your prayers
St Saviour & St Mary of the Angels Parish Craft Group: Will hold an Easter sale of Goods after our weekend Masses on 17th/18th March at Saviour’s and at St Mary of the Angels on Sunday 25th March. A further sale will also take place at the Lenten Lunch on 23rd March (12noon – 1.30pm at St Mary’s)

St Saviour & St Mary of the Angels Parish Formation Team:

Will meet again at Stanley Hall (St Mary’s) on Tuesday 17th April at 7pm. If you are a member of this team please come along to this important meeting.

SVP Easter Hampers at St Saviour & St Mary of the Angels:

We are once again with the support of the SVP looking to provide Easter hampers and shopping vouchers for local families in need. If you wish to support this you can as always leave non-perishable foods at the rear of our churches or make a donation to support the work of our SVP.

SVP Youth Conference Easter Egg Raffle:

The SVP Youth Conference will be selling tickets for their annual Easter Egg Raffle. This year’s raffle is in aid of sending a sick pilgrim to Lourdes. The Easter Eggs, which have been donated to the Youth Conference, are Fairtrade Easter Eggs, called ‘The Real Easter Egg’ and contain, with the Easter Egg, a Fairly Traded Orange Chocolate Bar, an Olive Wood Cross from the Holy Land & a simple guide to the Christian Easter Story. Do please support them & the draw will take place on Palm Sunday. The tickets cost a £1 a strip, and will be on sale in Our Lady & St Bernard’s only, this weekend and next.

Justice & Peace Group Meeting:

The group will be meeting this Sunday evening (18th March) at 6.30pm in Our Lady’s Parish Centre. We will be discussing events and meetings taking place before and after Easter. Please come along and join the meeting to help in the promotion of social justice in our church community.

Our Lady & St Bernard Parish Formation Team Update:

Due to circumstances that could not have been foreseen, times had to be rearranged. The next full meeting will be a short update meeting on Wednesday, 11th April, 6.00pm in Our Lady’s Parish Centre, before the 7.00pm Catechetical Talk that night. In the meantime we will be hoping to get in contact with all those who volunteered for Ministries and roles, and get these up and running. We hope to have a ‘Buzz’ Update available soon.

Our Lady & St Bernard’s Gift Aid:

At this time of year we are asked by the Diocese to contact parishioners who have made a Gift Aid for Our Lady’s/ St Bernard’s Parish, to confirm their Tax Status, therefore would you please take a moment and speak to Brian/Jean at the back of church after masses this weekend 17th

Sacraments Preparation for Children in Non-Catholic Schools, Our Lady & St Bernard Parish:

Thanks for those who have approached us asking help for Preparation for First Holy Communion for Children in Non-Catholic Schools. There will be a meeting to get things started on Friday, 23rd March at 6.00pm in Our Lady’s Parish Centre. We will contact those we know about, but in case we have mislaid your details, do please come and confirm with us and also if anyone who has a child, Year 3 or above in a Non-Catholic School, and would like to join, please contact us also.

Our Lady & St Bernard Parish Tote

Winners– 11th March:
1st Prize, £50.00
 No. 157 K Thompson
2nd Prize, £30.00
 No.28 N Williams


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