ST PETER APOSTLE CHURCH, RUSHDEN

Parish Priest: Rev Joe Walsh       Tel: 01933 353649

Deacon: Rev Peter Remmington  Tel: 01933 353649

Parish Sec. Charmaine: Tue, Wed, Thu: 10:30am-2:30pm Safeguarding: Stuart Pearce         Tel: 01933 391574

 

Email: catholicrushden@gmail.com  Website: www.catholicrushden.org.uk

Twitter:  www.twitter.com/catholicrushden

 

Facebook: www.facebook.com/StPeterApostleRCChurchRushden

 

24th JUNE 2018 - YEAR B

NATIVITY OF ST JOHN THE BAPTIST

 

MASS BOOK:         Vigil Page 164;          Morning Page 167                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          `                                                                                                                                                               

PREFACE:              Page 71    The Mission of the Precursor 

EUCHARISTIC PRAYER:  Page 18 Number 1

MYSTERY OF FAITH:       Save us, Saviour of the World …

 

 

Liturgies For The Week

 

Sat:     6:30pm - Jimmy Lavin

Sun:  10:00am - People of St Peter’s

Mon:  10:00am - Celebration of the Word & Communion  

Tue:    9:30am - Dennis O’Kane

Wed:   7:30pm - Peter Gordon Brooks

Thu:    9:30am - Bridget Philomena Buckingham

            7:30pm - Susan Teresa Williams (NB. at St

                           Peter’s Sharnbrook)

Fri:      Feast of Saint Peter and Saint Paul

            9:30am - People of St Peter’s

            7:30pm - Cross

Sat:     6:30pm - Mary Miller

Sun:    7:50am - Mass in Polish

          10:00am - People of St Peter’s

 

Sacrament of Reconciliation:

Wednesday:           After 7:30pm Mass

Saturday:                From 11am to 11:30am

Children’s Liturgy:  During 10am Mass today

Sunday School:      None

Holy Hour:              Tuesday after 9:30am Mass

Refreshments:        After 10am Mass in the Hall Lounge     

Rosary:                   Wednesday at 7:10pm

‘Coffee Stop’:  Thursday 10am -11:30am in Hall Lounge   

St Vincent de Paul: Friday at 8:15pm in the Sacristy

 

Please pray for those whose anniversaries occur at this time: Emma Cowley, Nora O’Halloran, Alotzy Gierzewski, Howard Hull, Anne Horn. Aldo Fanferma, Margaret Louizo, Daniel Tokarz, Patrick McGeever, Irene Lee, Thomas Duffy, Mary Woodward, Maria Prokopiuk, Bridget Doherty, Connie Murray, Henry Spring, John Rooney, Alice Maker, Samuel Brader, Christine Murphy, Mary Johnston. May they rest in peace.

 

Please remember in prayer: Brian & family, Lois & family, the Allen family,  Anne, Pam, Silma, Eva, Claudia, Eloise, Noel, Colin and the Ryan family, Susan, Norma, Pat, Robin, Jenny, Marlene, Chantal, Jessie, Mimine & Annie’s family, Gwen, Steven, Lena, Hajni, Liam, Pauline, Anna & family, Giovanna & family, Robert & family, Peter and Philomina.

 

OFFERTORY: Last week’s collection amounted to £559.11. Thank you.

 

SECOND COLLECTION: Last weekend raised £257.89 for Day for Life. Thank you very much.

 

CHURCH CLEANING: This week will be on Tuesday from 11:15am to 1pm.

 

VISITING THE PARISH?

We offer you a warm welcome and if you are a UK taxpayer and are intending to put money in the collection, please consider using a Gift Aid envelope - they can be put in the collection bag or, if you need time to complete the information needed, in the box at the back of the Church.

Thank you

 

BAPTISM WELCOME RITE:  For Keavy Marie Gallagher will take place during the 10am Mass this Sunday, June 24th.

 

BAPTISM WELCOME RITE:  For Winner Precious Mary Johnson and Ryna John Ugochukwu Johnson will take place at the 10am Mass next Sunday, July 1st.

 

PLEASE NOTE: The Vigil Mass for the Feast of Saints Peter and Paul, a Holy Day of Obligation, will be held on Thursday June 28th at 7:30pm in St Peter’s Church, Sharnbrook.

 

PARISH MEN’S GROUP: Meets at 7pm on Tuesday June 26th for a buffet supper at 20 Batsmans Drive, NN10 6EW. All men of the Parish are welcome. Please let David Houghton know if you can come on 07860 318 705 or email:  davidkhoughton@btinternet.com.

 

THE KEYS - WANTED: Volunteers to fold and staple the magazine in the Sacristy on Friday June 29th after 9:30am Mass.

 

A BIG THANK YOU: To all who supported the UCM Coffee Evening last Monday, when £310 was raised for the HCPT Lourdes group. Thank you to Janet and Charles O'Leary for the use of their home and garden and to all the ladies of the UCM (and some husbands as well!!).

 

MONTHLY POUND: The draw for June takes place this weekend. Winners for May were: 1st M. Jackson, no. 61 ~ £29.50; 2nd B. Maher, no. 111 ~ £20.00; 3rd G. Whitehead, no. 69 ~ £10.00. £59.50 went to the Parish. July’s draw should take place the weekend of July 28th / 29th. God bless. Stuart.

 

LIVING FAITH: Booklets for July to September 2018 are available from the back of church, priced at 60p each. 

 

‘THE VINE’ Please take a copy of the July edition of your free Diocesan newspaper from the back of church.

 

WORLD MEETING OF FAMILIES 2018: There are bookmarks available which have the family prayer for the meeting which will be held on August 21st - 26th. For more details go to www.worldmeeting2018.ie

 

DIOCESAN VACANCIES:

1. Parish Youth Liaison Worker (Full Time)

We are currently recruiting for a Parish Youth Liaison Worker to join our youth office, NYMO. The closing date for applications will be Monday June 25th.

2. Marriage and Family Life Project Worker (15 hours per week – 2 year fixed term contract)

We are currently recruiting for a Marriage and Family Life Project Worker to develop Catholic Marriage Preparation in the diocese. The closing date for applications will be Monday July 16th.

For further details of these vacancies, please visit www.northamptondiocese.org/vacancies or call 01604 714840.

 

ADORATION OF THE BLESSED SACRAMENT: Sunday: 1:30pm to 8pm; Monday: None; Tuesday: 1pm to 7pm; Wednesday: 10am to 6:30pm; Thursday: 10:30am to 6:30pm; Friday: 11am to 6:30pm; Saturday: 2pm to 5:15pm.