St Francis of Assisi, Baddesley Clinton

[Archdiocese of Birmingham: Registered Charity No. 234216]

 

Fr John Sharp                                    www.sfachurch.co.uk                01564 782498

Fifth Sunday in Ordinary Time (B)                                                4th February 2018                              

                        

PARISH LITURGY – MASS TIMES and INTENTIONS

 

                               Saturday           6.00 pm            People of the Parish

                               Sunday             9.30 am            Albert and Catherine Lees

 

Monday [St Agatha, virgin and martyr]

9.00 am                   Lola Campbell

 

Tuesday [St Paul Miki and companion martyrs of Japan]

9.00 am                   Frank Lavin

 

Wednesday [Feria]

9.00 am                   Private Intention

 

Thursday [Feria]

9.00 am                   Private Intention

 

Friday [Feria]

9.00 am                   Margaret Sheridan

Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament at the end of Mass until 10.00 am

 

Saturday [St Scholastica, virgin]

9.00 am                   Private Intention

                                          

 

Confessions: Saturday, 4.30-5.00 pm

 

-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------Please pray for the sick in our parish and for those who have died: (anniversaries)

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Parish Finance Meeting after Mass this morning.

-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------Last Week’s Collection: £307.42.  Second Collection: £157.55.  Thank you. 

-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------Bible Study on Tuesday at 7.00 pm in the presbytery.

-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------There will be a second collection for LIFE at both the Sunday Masses next weekend.

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It would be a kindness if all Christmas wreaths could be removed from graves in the cemetery by the end of this month, and disposed of off-site.  Thereafter, they will be removed without further notice.

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If you are between the ages of 16 and 29 and would like to take part in events in the diocese in March connected with preparation for the Synod on Youth, Faith and Vocational Discernment to be held in Rome in October, please see the posters and literature in the church porch.

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Forty Days for Life is again holding a prayer vigil outside the Marie Stopes Abortion Centre in Edgbaston, Birmingham, from 14th February until 25th March.  Please see the leaflets at the back of church for more details, and the poster in the church porch for details of the ‘Kick-Off Event’ next Sunday afternoon.

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Also in the church porch is literature relating to this year’s Archdiocesan Pilgrimage to Lourdes. This runs from 26th May until 1st June..  Assisted Pilgrims, who require medical and helper support, should contact the Lourdes Pilgrimage Office directly.

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