Sun 7th – Sunday 14th February 2016
Quinquagesima Sunday, 2cl
St John of Matha, Cf, 3cl
St Cyril of Alexandria, Bp, Cf, D, 3cl
Comm of St Apollonia, V, M
Ash Wednesday, 1cl
Thursday after Ash Wednesday, 3cl
Comm of Our Lady of Lourdes
Friday after Ash Wednesday, 3cl
Comm of the Seven Holy Founders of the Servite Order, Cff
Saturday after Ash Wednesday, 3cl
1st Sunday on Lent, 1cl
Today is the 1st Sunday of the month. There will be the monthly post-1st Holy Communion catechesis at 11am today in our newly renovated classroom! This year’s 1st Holy Communion class are welcome to attend.
There is a sausage sizzle today after the 9.15am mass. The proceeds will go towards the cost of the bibles for last year’s Confirmation class.
This Wednesday is Ash Wednesday. Masses with the distribution of ashes: 7am & 9:30am Low Masses, 6:30pm Solemn Mass.
40 Days for Life begins on Ash Wednesday. Please take a flyer for details.
There will be Stations of the Cross every Friday in Lent at 6pm, before the 6.30pm mass.
1st Communion classes will start next Sunday 14th Feb, the 1st Sunday of Lent. If you would like to enroll your child in the class, please see Fr McCaffrey. There will be a short meeting for the parents at 11am in the carpark next Sunday. 1st Holy Communions will take place at the 9.15am mass on Sunday, 29th May.
We will be starting a post-Confirmation youth group for 12-15 year olds this Friday. Please see Fr McCaffrey for details.
The Children's choir resumes this coming Friday, 12th Feb, at 4pm in the meeting room. All welcome and no experience is necessary. Please see Gaby Freer for further details.
Starting next Monday, 15th February, Fr Wee will be holding a class on The Way of Perfection by St Teresa of Avila at 7.30pm in the meeting room. All Welcome
Our Lighthouse CD stall in the tea room is now offering Lenten CD bundles for $30. Please take a purple flyer for more information
Latin classes have resumed. Please take a blue flyer.
The 2016 Latin Mass Community Calendar is now available by the doors of the church on the green flyer. Please take a copy home.
Please remember the sick in your prayers, especially, Tim Scriven, Kamila Kuniczek, Josie Scriven, Nina Lanzarone, Hughie Keeris and Vincenza Martucci (Ines Barson’s mother). Please remember also the recently deceased and those whose anniversaries occur about this time.
There is a morning cuppa after the 9:15am mass each Sunday in the meeting room. All are welcome. Please make an effort to return your cups to the kitchen at the end of morning tea. Also please be careful of small children when exiting the car park after mass and a reminder to all parents to watch their children after mass.
Also a reminder that no literature of any kind may be distributed before or after mass without prior consultation and approval by the Chaplain.