7th Sunday of the year - 23 February 2020
Services for the Week
SUNDAY: Mass 10.00 am
MONDAY: Mass 10.00 am
TUESDAY: Communion Service 10.00 am
ASH WEDNESDAY: Mass 10.00 am
Communion Service 7.00 pm
THURSDAY: Requiem Mass 11.00 am
FRIDAY: Mass 10.00 am
SATURDAY: Mass 10.00 am
Vigil Mass 6.00 pm
Vigil – People of the Parish; Sunday – Eileen Stirling:
Monday – Eileen Smullen; Wednesday - Annette Dunn:
Thursday – Dorothy Earl (REQUIEM): Friday - Anna McLaughlin Saturday - Margaret Liddle.
Confessions: After Saturday morning Mass and 5.30 – 5.55 pm
In your charity please remember: Scott Allan, Annie Kennedy, Jean McCullough, and all the sick and housebound.
Alexander Clelland, Gloria Agnes Dunn, Helen McFarlane, Ellen O’Kane, Roseanne Temperley, Helen Ward-Birkby and Danuta Wotjasinstka, whose anniversaries occur about this time.
ASH WEDNESDAY is a day of Fasting and Abstinence and marks the beginning of Lent.
Ashes will be distributed at both the 10am Mass and the 7pm Evening Service
TODAY (23 FEBRUARY)
· The Sunday Morning Music Group hope you’ll be able to join them after Mass to practice hymns old and new, in preparation for Lent and Easter.
· There will be a meeting of the Finance and Fabric Committee at 3.00 pm
COLLECTIONS - The Offertory Collection last weekend realised £426.61, and the Special Collection, £434.60 – making a total giving this week of £861.21. Most grateful thanks to all our generous donors.
HEALTH AND SAFETY - A seasonal reminder to take extra care when entering or leaving the church!
· Please use the handrails, if you are using the steps.
· If you are at all unsteady on your feet or are carrying something, please use the ramp.
IF YOU NEED ANY ASSISTANCE – JUST ASK!
200 CLUB – Renewal of membership of the 200 Club is now due. There are quite a few spaces vacant in the 200 Club; so, if you fancy an additional number or want to enrol for the first time please see Julie or one of the Pass Keepers. It’s only £13 for a whole year’s worth of chances!!
Tea and Coffee will be served after Mass next week …. Hope you can join us!!
Useful telephone numbers in case of emergency:
St Michael’s, Linlithgow (Canon Kelly): 01506 842145; Christ the King/Sacred Heart, Grangemouth (Fr Francis Ututo): 01324 482 253; St. Francis Xavier’s, Falkirk (Fr Jamie Boyle, Fr John Peter Sippai Siluvappan and Rev. Kenneth Anyanyeya Atia): 01324 623 567; St. Alexander’s, Denny (Canon Boylan - Chaplain to Forth Valley Royal Hospital and Strathcarron Hospice): 01324 823 310