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

 

18th NOVEMBER 2018 - YEAR B

THIRTY-THIRD SUNDAY OF THE YEAR

 

MASS BOOK:                    Page 157

PREFACE:                         Page 69 Number 5

EUCHARISTIC PRAYER:  Page 24 Number 2

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

 

Liturgies For The Week

 

Sat:     6:30pm - Sisto Cudone

Sun:  10:00am - People of St Peter’s

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

Tue:    9:30am - Michele & Maria Incontrada

Wed:   7:30pm - Maria & Lucia Giovanni

Thu:    9:30am - Giuseppe Incontrado

Fri:      7:30pm - Clorindo & Zelinda Muccillo

Sat:     6:30pm - People of St Peter’s

Sun:  10:00am - Antonio & Antonia Campanaro

 

Sacrament of Reconciliation:

Wednesday:           None this week

Saturday:                 From 11am to 11:30am

Children’s Liturgy:  During 10 am Mass today

Holy Hour:              Tuesday after 9:30am Mass

Refreshments:       After 10am Mass in the Parish Hall

Rosary:                  Wednesday at 7:10pm

‘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: William Richardson, Patricia Cox, Alison Kelly, Harry Meledy, Harold Butcher, Leonard Gozdecki, Victor Sparkes, Edward Roche, Lilian Sutton and Ken Waddell. May they rest in peace.

 

Please remember in prayer: Emma, Joseph and Jane & family, Louise, Marie, Chipo & Garikayi, Caroline, Mary, Teresa, Helen, Carol, Katie, Janet, Rita, Eleanor, Lisa, Helen & Colin, Mimine, Jessie, Marlene, Chantal, Sophie, Neil, Emma, Suzana, Fiona, Michelle, Anna, Richard, Zoe, Michael, Clare, Patsy, the Beil family, Helen, the Morgan family, Linda, Pat B., Robin, Jenny, Jenny S, Paul, Connie, the Mercado family, Mr & Mrs Williams, Liam, Susan, Gratia, Tiwai, Norman & family, Margaret C, Amelia S, Paul, Isabel, Mathew, Lois & family, Marilyn & family and Hilda.

 

OFFERTORY: Last week’s collection amounted to £512.05. Thank you.

 

SECOND COLLECTION: This weekend is for the Sick and Retired Priests.

 

THE BAPTISM: Of Montgomery Richard Breen takes place at the 10am Mass on Sunday November 25th.

 

THE DEATH HAS OCCURRED: Of Amelia (Bunty) Seamarks, whose funeral Mass takes place in church on Thursday November 29th at 2:30pm. We send our sympathies to her bereaved family.

 

CHURCH CLEANING: Is today, Sunday, from 11:30am

 

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

 

CONFIRMATION 2018: We offer our congratulations to the 14 young people who received the Sacrament of Confirmation here in St Peter’s a week ago in a Mass celebrated by Bishop Peter.

 

BISHOP PETER’S VISITATION: Following Confirmation, the bishop met with parishioners on Sunday. He spoke about issues facing both the church in England and Wales as well as our diocese. There is now a developing culture of openness when things go wrong. He asks for our continued prayers as committed Catholics for more people to respond to vocation in the church.

 

HOLY SOULS ENVELOPES: Are available at the back of church for the inclusion of your list of loved ones who have died and will be prayed for during the month of November.

 

TOGETHER IN PRAYER & PRAISE: Is at 7:30pm this Sunday, November 18th at Highfield Community Baptist Church. See poster at back of church.

 

FIRST HOLY COMMUNION 2018-19: Will be celebrated in Spring 2019. If you wish your child to make his/her First Holy Communion, please fill in the form at back of church.

 

COMMUNION LEADERS WANTED: If you feel you may be able to offer help from time to time, preparing the young people of our parish in Sunday School for their First Communion next year, do, please, let us know by contacting the parish office. Thank you.

 

MY CHRISTMAS WISH: Again offers you the chance to help a local child in crisis this Christmas by donating new or nearly new gifts. See poster at back of church.

 

CHRISTMAS CRACKER MEAL: With musical entertainment from Raunds Manor Piano Trio. When: Friday, November 30th at 6:30pm for 7pm. Where: our Parish Hall. Cost: £15 per person. Menus and bookings, please contact Carol or Richard on 01933 313456. All proceeds to the HCPT Lourdes group.

 

UNION OF CATHOLIC MOTHERS: Next meeting will be on Monday November 19th at 7:30pm. Tina Pearce from the diocese is coming to speak about ‘The Joys of Love’ by Pope Francis. We have invited Corby, Kettering and Shefford ladies to come and join us. All ladies of the parish are very welcome.

 

THE FEAST OF CHRIST THE KING: We at St Peter’s are hosting a Songs of Praise and Worship service with the churches of Rushden and Higham next Sunday, November 25th at 4pm. Donations of cake would be gratefully accepted for tea/coffee & cake in the Hall after the service. Thank you. Permission has been granted to park in Home Bargains car park.

 

OUR LADY OF GUADALUPE: Feast Day Mass will be held in Bedford on Wednesday December 12th. See poster at back of church.

 

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

 

ADORATION OF THE BLESSED SACRAMENT: Sunday: 2pm to 7pm; Monday: None; Tuesday: 10am to 7pm; Wednesday: 10am to 6:45pm; Thursday: 11am to 7pm; Friday: 10am to 6:45pm; Saturday: 2pm to 5:15pm.