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

 

23rd SEPTEMBER 2018 - YEAR B

TWENTY-FIFTH SUNDAY OF THE YEAR

 

MASS BOOK:                    Page 135                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            `                                                                                                                                                               

PREFACE:                         Page 69 Number 4

EUCHARISTIC PRAYER:  Page 24 Number 2

MYSTERY OF FAITH:       When we eat this bread …

 

Liturgies For The Week

 

Sat:     6:30pm - Leonarda Valentino & Prospera DiSalvo

Sun:  10:00am - People of St Peter’s

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

Tue:    9:30am - Martyn Ross

Wed:   7:30pm - Joseph Dickson

Thu:    9:30am - Philip Wardle

Fri:      7:30pm - Nicholson

Sat:     6:30pm - Giuseppe Frezza

Sun:  10:00am - People of St Peter’s

 

Sacrament of Reconciliation:

Wednesday:           After 7:30pm Mass

Saturday:                 From 11 am to 11:30am

Children’s Liturgy:  During 10 am Mass today

Holy Hour:              Tuesday after 9:30am Mass

Refreshments:       After 10 am Mass in the Hall Lounge

Rosary:                  Wednesday at 7:10 pm

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

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

 

Please pray for those whose anniversaries occur at this time: Patrick Cummings, James Callaghan, Bridget Clarke, Ronald Blom, Christopher Hemmington, William McGrath, Patrick Travers, Mary Purvis, Violet Carter, Norma Puxty, Marjorie Marriott, Albert Magee, Amelia Donaghy and Bernard Tasney. May they rest in peace.

 

Please remember in prayer: Olive, Celia, Brian, Trevor, Gerry, Gerald, Lisa, Elaine, Josie, Celia, Rizal and Yolanda, Huw, Nalla, the De Castro family, Philip, Marilyn, Elizabeth, the Tapela family, the Lapuz and Calasin families, Joseph & Jane, Lois & family, Marilyn & family, Elizabeth Walker, the Dawes family, Peter Mac, Emma, Joseph and Jane & family, Kathleen, Chaki, Andrew & Bridget, the Mercado family, Mr & Mrs Williams, Pat, Robin, Jenny, Jenny S, Liam, Zoe, Louise, Michael, Marie, Chipo & Garikayi, Richard & family, Caroline, Mary, Teresa, Helen, Carol and Katie.

 

OFFERTORY: Last week’s collection amounted to £472.70. Thank you.

 

SECOND COLLECTION: Last weekend raised £200.61 for Home Mission Sunday. Thank you very much.

 

CAFOD FAMILY FAST DAY: Is on Friday October 5th. Envelopes will be distributed at Masses next weekend and can be returned in the second collection which will be held on the following weekend of October 6th/7th.

 

 

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

 

YOUR SYMPATHY: Is requested for the family and friends of Diane Rachel Prill who died last month. Her funeral will take place this Monday, September 24th at 12:30pm at the Albert Munn Chapel, Kettering Crematorium. May she rest in peace.

 

CAKE SALE: Last weekend raised £250 for the Tanzania Project. Thank you for your generosity.

 

TANZANIA QUIZ SHEETS available at the back of Church from this weekend.

 

THE KEYS:  The latest issue is now available at the back of the Church. FREE! Please take one home.

 

PARISH MEN’S GROUP: Will meet for a meal at the New Inn, Wymington at 7:30pm this Thursday, September 27th. All men of the parish are welcome. Please phone David Houghton (07860 318005) if you are going to attend.

 

CHRISTIAN BLIND MISSION SUNDAY: Is a new addition to the Church calendar which was launched last year to tie in with World Sight Day. It aims to help restore sight to children living in some of the world’s poorest places. See www.cbmuk.org.uk/sunday and leaflet on noticeboard if you are interested in learning more.

 

NEWLY RESTORED PIPE ORGAN: To mark this occasion there is an Inaugural Recital next Saturday at St Paul’s Church, Sackville Street, Thrapston NN14 4NZ. See posters in church and in this month’s Vine.

 

WALSINGHAM ANNUAL PILGRIMAGE: The Pilgrimage for Reparation and Prayer for the Sanctity of Life is on Sunday October 7th, led by Archbishop Kevin McDonald. Bishop Peter encourages parishioners to join in this part of the ‘great prayer for life’ asked for by Pope St John Paul II. See poster on noticeboard.   

 

NORES RETREAT: Based on the Book of Ruth, on Sunday October 20th from 10:30am. See poster at back of church

 

NORES LECTURE: “The Disciple’s Call” given by Sr Elizabeth Mary, Prioress of Brownshill, Stroud, on Sunday October 14th from 4-5:30pm. Free lecture and refreshments at Holy Ghost Centre, 33 Westbourne Rd

Luton LU4 8JD.  All are welcome. See poster at back of church.

 

CHURCH CLEANING: Will be today Sunday, from 11:30am.

 

ADORATION OF THE BLESSED SACRAMENT: Sunday: 1:30pm to 8:45pm; Monday: None; Tuesday: 10am to 7pm; Wednesday: 10am to 6:30pm; Thursday: 10:30am to 7pm; Friday: 10am to 6:45pm; Saturday: 2pm to 5:15pm.