SOUTHERN CROSS R12.    Editorial:  Safety from men.
 
 * SA doctors refuse to do abortions ; * Journey from soccer star to priesthood ; 
* First Knock miracle confirmed ; Story of faith: I know Mary is always with me ;
* Surprises on Marist pilgrimage ; * Rolheiser: HHGreat joys and great pains.

 

Congratulations to our 7 young parishioners who will be receiving Jesus for the first time in Holy Communion this Sunday. They are:
 
MOLLY ELLARD,  KELLY EMSLIE,  ERIN KNICKELBEIN, CODY LILLIENFELDT,  JAIME McINTYRE,
MATTHEW SOLOMON,  AFIDI WONKAM.
 May God bless you always.

 

THIS WEEK’S DIARY – 14th to 22nd SEPTEMBER

 

2nd collection this weekend will be for the St. Vincent de Paul Society.

 

Sun
15th
08h15
Bread Buddies (making sandwiches for the poor)
09h00
FIRST HOLY COMMUNION & YOUTH MASS
Wed
18th
10h00
Bible Study Group meeting  (14 Mead Way)
19h00
Prayer & Life Workshop (Classroom)
Thur
19th
18h30
St. Vincent de Paul Society  (Classroom)

 

Sat 21st / Sun 22nd – 25th Sunday in Ordinary Time (C)

 

FORTHCOMING EVENTS

 

Wed
25th
19h00
Prayer & Life Workshop (Classroom)
Sat
28th
14h00
Craft Social Group meeting (33 Forest Drive)
Sat 28th / Sun 29th – Priests’ Provident Fund collection

 

NOTICES

 

PARISH PASTORAL COUNCIL NOMINEES
These are the names of the 8 Nominees for our new Parish Pastoral Council:
Albert CHIKONO, Debbie DANIELS, Jill HAGBERG, Angus LILLIENFELDT,
Helen MATUSZEK, Wallace McKAISER, Dale MURPHY and Denver SIMPSON.
More information regarding each nominee will be placed on the noticeboard before the Voting Weekend of 5th / 6th October when we will ask all confirmed parishioners over the age of 16 years to select four candidates for Parish Council.

 

FOOD FAIR – SATURDAY 5th OCTOBER:  Tickets will be on sale at ALL the 9.00am Sunday Masses in September.   Booklets cost R60 each. Contact Nicky 072 997 7550 or Ange 084 414 4209.

 

RAFFLE TICKETS for 2 Bottles of Whisky (two-for-the-price-of-one) will be sold at all Masses this weekend.  Ticket price: R20 each.

 

VOLUNTEERS are needed to assist in manning a stall at the Food Fair.  Also, any cake donations for the dessert table will be greatly appreciated. Please contact Nicky or Ange (cell numbers above).

 

SOUTH AFRICA NEEDS OUR LADY

Parishioners are invited to join a Public Square Rosary Crusade at Central Square, Pinelands on Saturday 12th October at 12 noon. You and your loved ones will attract so many graces  for yourselves and for South Africa.    

 



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Where to find us!

UNION AVE, PINELANDS,

P.O. BOX 659 HOWARD PLACE 7450