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
18th NOVEMBER 2018 - YEAR B
THIRTY-THIRD SUNDAY OF THE YEAR
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
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
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.
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.