Church Hall Hire

Please contact Izabela Hartshorn on 07876 363431 or on izahartshorn450@interia.pl



CAFOD Family Fast Day

There is a collection today for CAFOD after the Family Fast Day last Friday.

Please take an envelope available in the porch if you wish to Gift Aid

Hallam Justice & Peace Commission

Is holding a meeting on Saturday 6 April 2019 from 9.30 am until 2.15pm at St Wilfrid’s Centre, 524 Queen’s Road, Sheffield S2 4DT.

The theme of the meeting is “What sort of a world do we want to leave to those who come after us, to children who are now growing up?”

Tea and coffee will be provided, please bring your own lunch.

Candlelit Service

ST. JOSEPH and ST. NICHOLAS, MOORENDS

You are invited to join us for A CANDLELIT SERVICE FOR LENT with prayer, readings and Taizé Music

TUESDAY 19th MARCH 7pm to 8pm

Refreshments served at 8pm

Ken Ward

CONGRATULATIONS

to KEN WARD ON HIS 90TH BIRTHDAY

and very best wishes for the future.

MANY HAPPY RETURNS

Diary Dates for 2019

Young Person’s Mass – Sunday 31st March

Pie and Pea Supper – Wednesday 15th May

First Holy Communion Saturday 18th May

Young Person’s Mass Sunday 19th May

Corpus Christi Procession Sunday 23rd June

Young Person’s Mass Sunday 7th July

Summer Fayre/International Food 14th July

Parish Social (to be specified) Saturday 28th September

Pie and Pea Supper – 2nd October

Parish Autumn Social – 17th November

Neighbourhood Centre Christmas Fayre – 23rd November

Seniors Christmas Lunch – 7th December

24 Hours for the Lord

24 hours for the Lord will be held at The Immaculate Conception, Herringthorpe Valley Rd, Rotherham S65 3BA, beginning with Mass at 9.30am on Friday 29th March.

The Blessed Sacrament will then be exposed for 24 hours ending with Mass on Saturday, 30th March at 9.30am.

During this 24 hours of Eucharistic Adoration there will be opportunities to participate in the Sacrament of Reconciliation and special times of prayer and reflection.

Everyone is invited to come and spend some time with Our Lord.

Hungarian

Does anyone speak Hungarian?

If you do, please speak to either Deacon Bill or Deacon Chris.

Offertory Envelopes

For the coming tax year - 2019/20 - are available for collection from the back of the church at all Masses this weekend.

If you have moved into the Parish over the last few years andwould like a box of offertory envelope or wish to support your parish by means of a Standing Order/Gift Aid form, please speak to either Deacon Bill or Deacon Chris, before or after Mass.

Hearing Loop System

A new hearing loop amplifier has now been installed.

If you wish to utilize the system, move the small switch (on older models) to the "T" position, or by changing to a program mode (by pressing a button on the ear-level device or on a remote control) that is set up to use the telecoil as an input source.

The best reception areas are along the outer walls of the church.

MEDJUGORJE GROUP 7 NIGHT PILGRIMAGES

9th June £585 from East Midlands Airport,

5th October £579 from Leeds Bradford Airport; single room supplement £130, Travel Insurance £30.

For further information please contact Deacon Pete Marshall on 07807 955836.

HCPT 101

Phil and Marge would like to thank everyone involved in last Wednesday's fashion show in the Parish Hall, especially Angela and her wonderful band of helpers from the Neighbourhood Centre, and everyone who came and supported the event.

The total raised for HCPT came to £550.....a totally amazing figure!

Thank you all so much. We will light candles and pray for everyone at the grotto in Lourdes at Easter.

Once again many, many thanks!

2019 Diocesan Pilgrimage to Lourdes

Lourdes 30th June – 5th July.

Booking forms are now available for the 2019 pilgrimage led by Bishop Ralph.

By Charter Flight direct from Doncaster Airport. Full Board.

Pilgrims who need medical support or assistance with mobility are very welcome. Volunteer Helpers needed, particularly doctors and nurses.

Places are limited this year so please book as early as possible.

Enquiries:- Rose Shay 07724 650066 or Alex Prior (01302) 247910 or email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

The Shrine of Our Lady of Doncaster

There will be a MARIAN RETREAT centred on Our Lady’s Shrine & Garden at St Peter-in-Chains Chequer Road

SATURDAY 23rd March 12noon -5pm

Please bring a picnic lunch. Ample tea & Coffee will be provided.

Any queries please ring Pauline Allen on 01302 858414

A Message from Laraine Henderson

On behalf of my family I would like to send a belated, but nevertheless heartfelt thank you to all of you for the prayers, cards and many, many Masses for Mum.

I'm sorry I can't thank you all individually there were just so many. We have felt such love and support from this parish and know that Mum is up there praying for you all.

God bless, Laraine

A Big Thanks

To everyone who supported the Justice & Peace Cheese & Wine evening last Saturday.

£620 was raised for Mary’s Meals. Thank you for your donations, raffle prizes, bottles of wine and most of all for coming and making the evening so enjoyable.

Special thanks to Emyr for his talk on Ireland, to Johnny for chasing up the DVD, to all who helped, and once again our thanks to Josie from Scicluna who chose such delicious cheese, dates and figs for us.

Church Cleaners

Are urgently required to help Clean the Church once every four weeks. On Fridays at 9.30 am, starting Friday 1st March 2019.

If you think you can help, please contact: Deacon Bill Taylor, Deacon Chris Kime or Trish Jones

Going into Hospital?

Due to strict data protection rules, it is essential, that when you go into hospital, to indicate on your details or those of your relative are passed on to the Catholic Chaplain.

Also state that you or your relative would like the Catholic Chaplain to visit you.

The Chaplain visits the wards during the week and an on-call service in case of emergency is available.

2019 Pilgrimage to Lourdes

30th June – 5th July.

Booking forms are now available for the 2019 pilgrimage led by Bishop Ralph.

By Charter Flight direct from Doncaster Airport. Full Board.

Pilgrims who need medical support or assistance with mobility are very welcome.

Volunteer Helpers needed, particularly doctors and nurses.

Places are limited this year so please book as early as possible.

Enquiries:- Rose Shay 07724 650066 or Alex Prior (01302) 247910 email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Baptism

Over the coming weeks, as a new priest takes over at St Paul’s, anyone wishing to have a child baptised, should apply to Deacon Bill or Chris, to get a date booked and sign up for the 2 evening Preparation Course.

Forms can be found in the drawer of the table in the church porch

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Foodbank

Thank you for the donations last weekend.

We understand the Foodbank’s stocks of UHT milk, coffee, tinned fish, tinned fruit and rice pudding. are in need of replenishing.

During 2018 you donated a total of 2,155.9kg (4,750lbs) of food stuff.

Thank you for your very generous support throughout the year.

Diary Dates - At a Glance  

Marian Retreat - 23rd March 2019
 
24 Hours for the Lord - 29th March 2019
 
Young Person's Mass - 31st March 2019
 
Hallam Justice & Peace Commission - 16th April 2019
 
Pie & Pea Supper - 15th May 2019

First Holy Communion – 18th May 2019
 
Young Person's Mass - 19th May 2019
 
Corpus Christi Parade - 23rd June 2019
 
Lourdes Pilgrimage - 30th June 2019
 
Young Person's Mass - 7th July 2019
 
Summer Fayre - 14th July 2019
 
Parish Social - 28th September 2019

Pie and Pea Supper – 2nd October 2019

Parish Autumn Social – 17th November 2019

Neighbourhood Centre Christmas Fayre – 23rd November 2019

Seniors Christmas Lunch – 7th December 2019

The 200 Club

The results for February are as follows:-

No. 113.      S Gleeson.     £50
No. 27.        A Grantham.  £20
No. 59.        M Dawn.        £20

Thanks for your continued support.

Please remember to notify any change of address via the office or one of the Deacons.

If anyone else would like to join the '200 Club', please give your contact details to Deacon Bill or Deacon Chris. 200 Club forms are available for this purpose in the church porch.

Membership is £2 monthly by standing order.

Further information can be found on the parish website under 'Parish Life' http://www.stpauls.co.uk

 

Job Vacancies

Please visit the JOB VACANCIES Tab for regular updates.

 

 

Parish Website

Please note the new web address for the website is

http://www.stpaulscantley.co.uk.

We also have a new email address linked to the web site:

office@stpaulscantley.co.uk

If you would like anything adding to the Website please contact Dave George via email:

davegeorge1970@sky.com

Tea, Coffee & Biscuits

Tea and coffee available in the Church Hall after Mass on  most Sundays. 

See newsletter for details

Finance

The collection last week raised £471.

Thank you