ST PETER APOSTLE CHURCH, RUSHDEN

Contact number: 01933 353649

Parish Priest: Rev Joe Walsh     

Deacon: Rev Peter Remmington

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

 

SECOND SUNDAY OF THE YEAR C

PEACE SUNDAY

20th January 2019

MASS BOOK:                    Page 127

PREFACE:                         Page 68 Number 1

EUCHARISTIC PRAYER:  Page 18 Number 2

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

 

Liturgies For The Week

Sat:    6:30pm - People of St Peter’s

Sun: 10:00am - Margaret Fett

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

Tue:   9:30am - Page

Wed:  7:30pm - Monica Irwin

Thu:   9:30am - Geraldine Lynn

Fri:     7:30pm - Kevin Forkan

Sat:    6:30pm - People of St Peter’s

Sun: 10:00am - Olindo Di Salvo

 

Sacrament of Reconciliation:

Saturday:                From 11am to 11:30am

Children’s Liturgy:  During 10am Mass

Sunday School: From 11:10 to 12:15 in the Hall Lounge

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: Edmund Harvey, Anthony Killeen, Giuseppe Mansi, Bridget Spring, Timothy Hickey, Edward Silburn, James Roche, Antonia Celtner, Herbert (Bert) Way, Nora Begley, Branislaw Wasiewicz, Isobel Helsdown, Betty Cuthbert, Wladyslaw Weiss, Krystyna Sidorowska, Anne Timmons, Hugh Gilholme and Teresa Houghton. May they rest in peace.

 

Please remember in prayer: The Tomlin family, Adrian, Stephanie, Christine, Olive, Christopher, the Kendrick family, Susan, Allan, Norman, the Castle family, Rizal, Yolanda, Jayar, Rafael, Riyo, Huw, Nalla, Pat, Robin, Jenny and Jenny S., Liam, the Mercado family, Lois and family, the Allen family, Julie, Gerald, Patsy, Gregord, Francis, Jeril & family, Leslie, Steven, Hajni, Lena, Dennie, the White family and Susan..

 

OFFERTORY: Last week’s collection amounted to £486.01. Thank you.

 

EUCHARISTIC MINISTERS: The new rota will be out shortly and will run from February 2nd until April 28th. Please let me know any dates you are not available - Teresa Samples.

 

ALTAR SERVERS: Copies of the new rota are now available in the Sacristy. Please take one home.

 

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

 

CHRISTIAN UNITY WEEK: We are very pleased to welcome Major Richard Crowe of Rushden Salvation Army who will preach at our Vigil Mass here this weekend.

 

YOUR SYMPATHY: Is requested for the family and friends of Antony Winch who died recently. His funeral prayers will be held here on Tuesday January 29th at 12:30pm.

 

ALF HARRISON: The mortal remains of Alf Harrison will be brought into Northampton Cathedral, Barrack Road at 5pm on Tuesday January 29th with his funeral following at 12:30pm on Wednesday January 30th. All are welcome to attend. The family have requested floral tributes and these can be sent to Hollowell Funeral Directors, Beech Avenue, Northampton where all enquiries can be made.

 

PEACE SUNDAY: Is this Sunday, January 20th and the theme chosen by Pope Francis for this year is ‘Good Politics serves peace’ which is particularly appropriate for us this year. Pax Christi, the Catholic Peace Movement has a long history of promoting conflict resolution and sharing the Gospel of Peace. To find out more about their work, or to join, see http://paxchristi.org.uk/ .

 

UNION OF CATHOLIC MOTHERS: Next meeting is our post-Christmas lunch on Wednesday February 13th at the Venezia Restaurant; 12noon for 12:30pm. Please ring Elizabeth (411297) if you can come along.

 

SALE OF FRAMED PHOTOGRAPHS: In the Parish Hall after Mass on Sunday January 27th and again at Coffee Stop on Thursday January 31st. Various subjects.

All profits to the Tanzania Kiosk project.

 

PSALMS COURSE: The Psalms course will begin on Thursday January 24th in the Church Hall between 1pm and 3pm. Course booklets cost £21.99 each. All are welcome to join and participate with or without course books. Come along to this introductory session to see if this is for you.

 

TAKING THE NEXT STEPS IN FAITH: Are you running Alpha, Lent, Prayer or Bible study groups or any other faith group with adults or would like to get these groups started? If so, you may be interested in a training course available in Northampton. See poster at the back of church.

 

PARISH HALL - STORING: Would the various parish organisations/groups who at present store their equipment in the Hall’s store room please justify keeping it. Unidentified and unclaimed items will soon be relocated to another place!! Thank you.

 

TOGETHER IN PRAYER & PRAISE: Is at 7:30pm this Sunday, January 20th at Highfield Community Baptist Church. See poster at back of church.

 

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