Feast of Christ The King 21st November 2010

Services for the week

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

STATIONS of the CROSS (short version): After Friday morning Mass throughout November. November is the month of the Holy Souls in Purgatory. Let us help them as much as we can.


Collections: The Offertory Collection last weekend realized £507.14 and the second collection, £107.44 Many thanks to everyone who contributed. There will be a Special Collection today for the Society for the Protection of Unborn Children (The White Flower Appeal)

Teas and Coffees are being served in the Hall after Sunday Mass today. Please come and join us….everyone is welcome – particularly new-comers to the Parish!

200 Club Winners:

  • 24.10.10: no. 29 – Dan Martin
  • 31.10.10: no.119 – Annette Dunn
  • 7.11.10: no. 67 – Jim McLaughlin

In your charity, please remember; Bridie Allan, David Clelland, Gladys Docherty, Annette Dunn, Thomas Gourley, George McCallum and all the sick and housebound. Celina Kuzstyn, Michael McAvoy, Maisie Tooey, John Ure and Frances Wilson, whose anniversaries occur about this time.

Mass Intentions

VIGIL: People of the Parish

  • SUNDAY: Maisie Tooey
  • WEDNESDAY: Frances Wilson
  • THURSDAY: Michael McAvoy (morning) John Ure (evening)
  • FRIDAY: Celina Kuzstyn & the Savage family
  • SATURDAY: Annette Dunn

St Andrew’s Day Mass  will be celebrated at 7.00pm on Tuesday, 30th November in St Mary’s with pupils from our Primary School, guests from the Churches in Bo’ness and members of the Community. Volunteers to help during the service, with the music and with the teas and coffees and the buffet afterwards would be welcomed! Please give your name to one of the Passkeepers.

Children’s Liturgy Helpers are still urgently needed, if this very popular and worthy service is to continue. If you can help, please contact Maria Ford for full details. Training will be provided.

The Music and Movement Group has made a very generous donation of £150 for CHAS (Children’s Hospice)

The SVP Christmas Party will take place in the Hall on Wednesday, 22nd December (time to be announced). Names and menu requests will be collected shortly. Could we remind everyone please, that the event is for aged or infirm parishioners only – otherwise we cannot cope with the numbers. Thank you!

Bo’ness Churches Together: Dates for your Diary

New Committee
Chair – Val Spowart (Salvation Army)
Secretary – Margaret Bennett (Apostolic Church)
Treasurer – Barbara Muir (Craigmailen Church)

Lunch Club
A new Lunch Club at Craigmailen Church will be open on the first Tuesday of every month at 12.30pm. (next one is 7th December)
Lunches cost £3.00 per head. If you wish to attend, please telephone the office on 823100.

Advent Service
will be held in Craigmailen Church on 5th December at 6.30pm.
Volunteers for the choir are requested from all Churches. Choir practices are on Wednesday, 17th , 24th November and 1st December at 7.30pm, immediately after the service at 6. 30pm which all are welcome to attend.

Salvation Army Carol Service
will take place in the Town Hall on 8th December at 7.30pm. All are welcome.

St Mary’s School Christmas Fayre will be held in the school on Thursday 25th November from 6 – 8pm.  All are welcome – please support us!