THIS WEEK’S DIARY – 25th MARCH to 2 nd APRIL

 

2nd collection this weekend will be the 4rd of the Lenten Appeal collections

 

Sun
26th
09h00
YOUTH MASS
17h00
Bread Buddies (Making sandwiches for the poor)
Mon
27th
10h00
Mothers’ Prayer Group (33 Forest Drive)
Fri
31st
17h30
Stations o/t Cross (Youth) & 6.00pm Mass
 
Sun
 
2nd
 
10h00
100 Club Draw & Tea/Coffee Social hosted by the Proclaimers (Readers) in the hall.  ALL welcome!

 

Sat 1st / Sun 2nd – 5th SUNDAY of LENT (A)

 

FORTHCOMING EVENTS – MARCH & APRIL

Thurs
6th
18h30
PASCHAL MEAL
Fri
7th
17h30
Stations o/t Cross (SVP Society)& 6.00pm Mass
Tues
11th
19h00
PENITENTIAL SERVICE (3 Priests)
Thurs
20th
18h30
St. Vincent de Paul Society meeting (Classroom)
Sun
22nd
13h00
MEN’S GROUP BRING ‘n BRAAI (1pm-5pm)

 

EASTER TRIDUUM – TIMES OF SERVICES

April 13thHOLY THURSDAY
                    10.00 -  Chrism Mass (Mass of the Oils) – Lansdowne parish                   
                    19.00 – Mass of the Lord’s Supper : (Keeping Watch until 21h00)
      14thGOOD FRIDAY  (Day of FASTING & ABSTINENCE)
                      10h00 - Stations of the Cross (Communion Ministers)    
                       15h00 – Afternoon Liturgy.
      15th - HOLY SATURDAY - 19h00 – Easter Vigil 
                      (Blessing of fire outside hall patio – procession to church)
      16th - EASTER SUNDAY  - 09.00 – Mass     (No evening Mass)
 

NOTICES

PASCHAL MEAL will be celebrated on Thursday 6th April at 6.30pm. Tickets are R80 each and will only be available at the two Sunday Masses this weekend but at ALL Masses next weekend.

2nd COLLECTION last weekend for the LENTEN APPEAL amounted to R4764,00.  Many thanks for your generous support.    J

 

COME AND PRAY:  On Saturday 1st April at 11.00am, we will gather in the Church to pray for our own parish community.  We need to be there for each other to strengthen and support one another.  Please join us before the Blessed Sacrament for this time of prayer.

 

NOTICEBOARD (at the back of the church)

FETE:  Pinelands Presbyterian Church – Saturday 1st April – 07h30 – 12h00.

 

FEAST of DIVINE MERCY: Holy Hour at 2pm and Mass at 3pm at Mater Dei parish, Parow Valley – Sunday 23rd April. See noticeboard for more details.

VOCATIONS FESTIVAL MASS:  Saturday 29th April at 9.00am at St. Ninian's parish, Kuils River.  More information on the noticeboard.


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