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£25 A Antony – No. 7 – MoG
AT A GLANCE ….
18th May No Pop-In
23rd May Planning Meeting for Christmas Bazaar 7:30pm
3rd June First Holy Communion 10:00am Mass
10th June Blessed Sacrament Procession
25th June Parish Annual General Meeting 8:00pm
30th June Ordination to the Priesthood of Deacon Jonathan at the Cathedral 11:30am
22nd October The Resurrection Choir from St Petersburg, Russia
We move into May – giving thanks for Mary
This week we change from giving thanks to God for Easter to giving thanks to God for Mary. As we give thanks during May we will once again be saying the Rosary before our Masses so please come by 5:40pm on Saturday evening or 9:40am on Sunday morning is you wish to join in. This May we will offer our prayer of the Rosary for peace in our world.
Every year the Catenian bursary fund helps young Catholics age 16-24 from all around the world, who volunteer to work on projects all over the world. Each year the fund gives cash grants to help with expenses. to see the wide variety of projects and the few simple criteria you will needs to meet, go to http://www.thecatenians.com/bursary you will find application forms there.
Praying in May
Pope Francis asks that all Catholics join him during May to pray for the Mission of the laity – that the lay faithful may fulfil their specific mission by responding with creativity to the challenges that face the world today.
CHEWING GUM & other nasties
Our Church cleaners have reported that they are regularly finding chewing gum, sweets, sweet packets, drinks cans and other “nasties” in the Church. PLEASE, PLEASE, PLEASE DO NOT bring any of the above into the Church and most definitely do not leave any of them behind. Thank you.
Blessed Sacrament Procession
Bishop Patrick will lead the annual Blessed Sacrament Procession as a witness to our faith, through the streets of central Nottingham, on Saturday 28th April at 2:00pm. It will start at St Mary’s, Hyson Green, at proceed to the Cathedral for Benediction at around 4:00pm. After Benediction there will be prayers at the tomb of the Venerable Mary Potter to pray for her Beatification. For more information please contact Fr David Palmer.
Our own Blessed Sacrament Procession – will be on Sunday 10th June following 10:00am Mass.