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ST PETER’S CHURCH
(With St Joseph’s, Hurst Green)
Stonyhurst College – Stonyhurst – Clitheroe – Lancs – BB7 9PZ.
T: (01254) 826268      E: stpeterschurchstonyhurst@btinternet.com        Web: www.stpetersstonyhurst.org.uk

Salford Roman Catholic Diocese Trustees Registered Charity No 2500374   

                          

15th July 2018                   THE NEWSLETTER                      15th Sunday of Ordinary Time (year B)

Mass Schedule for this week

Date

Time

Intention

Feast

Sa     14th

5.30pm    St P’s

Priest’s Intention

Vigil of 15th Sunday of Ordinary Time

Su     15th

9.30am    St J’s

For the Parish

15th Sunday of Ordinary Time

            

11.00am  St P’s

Priest’s Intention

15th Sunday of Ordinary Time

M     16th

NO MASS

Our Lady of Mount Carmel

T       17th

8.20am    St P’s

Priest’s Intention

Weekday in Ordinary Time (Week 15)

W      18th

8.20am    St P’s

For the happiness of Sarah & Jon

Weekday in Ordinary Time

Th     19th

NO MASS

 

Weekday in Ordinary Time

F       20th

8.20am St P’s

Priest’s Intention

Weekday in Ordinary Time

(Every Saturday Afternoon:  Holy Hour with Confessions at 4.30pm,    Benediction at 5.15pm)

 

L = Lately Dead, A = Anniversary of Death, R = Remembrance          M = Martyr, V = Virgin, B = Bishop, Pp = Pope

P = Personal Intention, S = Sick, B = Birthday   F = Founders Mass             D = Doctor, P = Priest, R = Religious

 

Please pray for the following, the anniversary of whose deaths occur at this time:  Robert Hunt and Winifred Brown.   May their souls and the souls of all the faithful departed through the mercy of God, rest in peace. Amen.

 

Readings at Mass


15th Sunday of OT (Yr B)

16th Sunday of OT (Yr B)

First

Amos 7; 12 – 15

Jer 23; 1 – 6

Second

Eph 1; 3 – 14

Eph 2; 13 – 18

Gospel

Mark 6; 7 13

Mark 6; 30 - 34

 

 Diocesan Website:
  http://www.dioceseofsalford.org.uk
For information on our Diocese and what is happening.

 

“He was amazed at their lack of faith…”

 

 

Praying with the Pope in July 2018

That priests who experience loneliness and fatigue in their pastoral work, may find help and comfort in their intimacy with the Lord and in their friendship with their brother priests.

Look at www.ThePopeVideo.org for more information.


“So they set off to preach repentance”

 

Today’s Mass
In the Gospel today Jesus gives the disciples a first hand experience of trusting in divine providence as they spread the word.
Some of the Stonyhurst Language School students will be joining us for the 5.30pm Vigil Mass.


The 9.30am Mass today at St Joseph’s is a Mass of thanksgiving for the pupils who will be leaving shortly.

The headmistress of St Agustine’s will be at the Mass.


Sixteen people attended the 11am Mass in St Peter’s last week.   We filled the side chapel!

 

Patron of the Diocese
Monday is the feast of Our Lady of Mount Carmel and is the patronal feast of our diocese.   We can remember to pray for our bishop, with the priests and people of the diocese

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St Joseph’s end of term Mass
Takes place in St Joseph’s on Friday at 12.45pm.   Parents and parishioners are welcome to come and pray for the children.

 

Youth Club Bar – b – Que
Takes place on Friday.   Let me take this opportunity to thank all our dedicated volunteers who provide this space for our young people to socialize and have fun together.   The youth club will restart in September.

 

Mass times during the vacation period
Mass times remain as usual during the school vacation.   Weekday Mass at 8.20am on Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday.   On Saturday afternoon there will be exposition and a simple Benediction as usual.   The 11am Sunday Morning Mass at St Peter’s will carry on during the vacation as well.

 

The Collection
Weekend 7th / 8th July 2018

Vigil

9.30am

11.00am

TOTAL

£127.15

£78.40

£27.00

£232.55

Some people prefer to make their contribution to the church via a standing order.  Standing orders for the month of June averaged £90.00 per week.
Thank you for your generosity.

 

The Secret Gardens of Hurst Green
Are open next Saturday and Sunday  from 1pm to 5pm.   Tickets £4 (children free).   Come to the Memorial Hall.   Refreshments will be available.   Proceeds go to the renovation of the village hall.

 

St Ignatius Day Celebration
St Francis Xavier in Liverpool is hosting an evening to celebrate the feast of St Ignatius on Tuesday 31st July.   Mass at 7pm followed by refreshments.  So far a number of parishioners have expressed an interest in attending this event.   If you would like to go please give your name to Fr Tim or Niall Macfarlane, so we can co-ordinate transport.

 

Parish Visiting
Fr Tim is hoping to visit the Catholics of the parish who can’t get to Mass during this week.   If you know of someone who needs a visit – please let him know.

 

RCIA
Fr Tim will begin a course in September for adults who wish be be baptised or received into the Catholic faith.   If you or someone you know would like to become a Catholic, please have a word with Fr Tim.

 

Hope in the Future – dates for your diary
A retreat for parish teams will take place on Saturday 22nd September at St Bede’s College.
On Thursday 4th October at 7:30pm in Salford Cathedral, Bishop John will lead a Liturgy of Mission to celebrate the completion of Stage 1 and to launch Stage 2 of Hope in the Future.

 

Getting married at St Peter’s
The new guidelines for getting married at St Peter’s are now published on our website.

 

Wedding

Congratulations to Tony O’Hare and Hannah Dugdale  who will be celebrating the sacrament of marriage in our church next Saturday.   We pray for their happiness. 

 

 

 

Archived Church newsletters (PDF format)

 

15/07/18

08/07/18

01/07/18

24/06/18

17/06/18

10/06/18

03/06/18

27/05/18

20/05/18

13/05/18

06/05/18

29/04/18

22/04/18

15/04/18

08/04/18

01/04/18

25/03/18

18/03/18

11/03/18

04/03/18

25/02/18

18/02/18

11/02/18

04/02/18

28/01/18

21/01/18

14/01/18

07/01/18

24/12/17

17/12/17

10/12/17

03/12/17

26/11/17

19/11/17

12/11/17

05/11/17

29/10/17

22/10/17

15/10/17

08/10/17

17 and 24/09/17

10/09/17

03/09/17

27/08/17

20/08/17

13/08/17

06/08/17

30/07/17

23/07/17

16/07/17

09/07/17

02/07/17

25/06/17

18/06/17

11/06/17

04/06/17

28/05/17

21/05/17

14/05/17

07/05/17

30/04/17

16 and 23/04/17

09/04/17

02/04/17

26/03/17

19/03/17

05/03/17

05/03/17

26/02/17

19/02/17

12/02/17

05/02/17

29/01/17

22/01/17

08/01/17