The parish invites any parent who would like their child to be enrolled in the parish
Sacramental Preparation Programme
in order to prepare for the Sacraments of Reconciliation, First Communion or Confirmation in 2022,
to contact the parish with your name and contact details, your child’s Name and DoB. You can speak to Fr Francis or Sr Patricia or email us at: email@example.com.
To be enrolled in the 2022 programme please reply by Monday 8th November.
The mass of ENROLMENT for children for the Sacrament of Reconciliation is 14th November, First Communion is 21st November and Confirmation is 28th November.
CENSUS – This weekend we take a census of all attendees at every mass. This is taken once every year to reflect the numbers attending mass.
NOVEMBER LISTS should now be returned, the names of all the deceased on the lists will be prayed for at every mass during November. The lists are placed on the Altar.
MEMORIAL MASS – Today we will light candles for all those on whose funerals took place over the past two years and for those whose names were added to the list at the back of the church.
MASS FOR THE SICK – Will be held on Saturday 27th November at 10.00 all and the Sacrament of the Sick will be administered during this mass but anyone who wants to attend the mass is most welcome whether or not they wish to receive the Sacrament of the Sick. If you know of anyone who would like to receive the Sacrament, please invite them to come along. Tea and Coffee will be served in the hall after mass.
Climate change meeting in St Josephs Parish on Thursday 18th November at 7pm. This meeting is open to everyone.
The new edition of THE FLOURISH is available at the back of the church, this is a special edition for COP26. Please take a copy home with you. These is still no charge for the newspaper
The second edition of THE SCOTTISH CATHOLIC magazine is for sale at the back of the church, price is £2.00 the magazine is published every two weeks and if you wish to subscribe you can do so direct or by ordering a copy via the church. Please speak to Father Francis if you wish to order a copy.
COLLECTIONS – 31 October 2021 – Gift aid £145.00, Collection £151.50, Votives £158.50, Stall £100.00, Donation £1050.00, Minibus Sale £800.00, St Anthony Box £10.00, Holy Souls £37.00.