Sixth Sunday of Easter 9th May 2010

Services for the week

  • SUNDAY: Mass 10.00 am
  • MONDAY: Communion Service 10.00 am
  • TUESDAY: Communion Service 10.00 am
  • WEDNESDAY: Communion Service 10.00 am
  • ASCENSION THURSDAY: Mass 10.00 am Mass 7.00 pm
  • FRIDAY: Communion Service 10.00 am
  • SATURDAY: Communion Service 10.00 am Vigil Mass 6.00 pm

Thursday, the Feast of the Ascension, is a Holyday of Obligation


Collections: The Offertory collection last weekend realised £405.92, and the second collection, £111.72 Thanks to all who contributed.

This is Easter Duty time, which requires Catholics to receive Holy Communion and, if necessary, go to Confession.

Welcome back to Fr Boyd, who will be here at the weekends and on Thursday, in Fr Forrest’s absence.

Parochial Council Meeting this evening at 7.00 pm in the Hall

In your charity, please remember; Tom Blair, Roddy Chisholm, Thomas Gourlay, Marri McIntosh, George McCallum, Peter O’Connor, John Wright, and all the sick and housebound. Chris McCaffrey, whose anniversary occurs about this time.

Mass Intentions

VIGIL: Chris McCaffrey

Teas and Coffees after Mass today. Come and join us…. Everyone welcome!

Fabric and Finance Committee will meet on Sunday 23rd May at 6.00 pm

The Friends of Strathcarron Hospice – Bo’ness Branch – are going to have a Ceilidh in Kinneil Bowling Club on Friday 21st May.   Time: 7.30pm – 11.30pm. 

Tickets are £10.00 and will include supper.Please come along and bring your family and friends to support this worthy Charity.

S.V.P. The Society has sent £100 to Chile to help with the recent earthquake.

Archdiocesan Singing Day: Saturday, 15th May in St David’s, Dalkeith.

10.00 for 10.30 start. Cost: Free – Bring packed lunch Enquiries and booking: Mrs Katherine Cameron. e-mail: tel: 01324 612034

200 Club: The following numbers are available:- 74, 139, 177, 182, 188, 190, 200

Will one of them be lucky for you?? Please see Julia Cameron for details.

Dates for your Diary –

· St Vincent de Paul 350th Anniversary Masses

West Lothian Group:- Wednesday, 26th May. 7.30 pm – Whitburn.

Edinburgh Diocese:- Saturday, 19th June. 2.00 pm – St Patrick’s

· Annual Plant Sale    Saturday, 28th May. 10.30 am till 4.00 pm

· First Holy Communion  Sunday, 6th June. 1.00 pm – All welcome!

· Book Sale  Saturday, 12th June. Noon till 4.00 pm – Springtime is a good excuse to clean out cupboards and bookcases! We would be grateful to accept any of your surplus books in good condition – just hand them in to the Pass Keepers.
Proceeds will go to the Children’s Liturgy and the Flower Fund.