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Bishop Philip - A Day of Prayer for an End to the Coronavirus Pandemic - 27th Nov
Bishop Philip – A Day of Prayer for an End to the Coronavirus Pandemic – 27th Nov

A Day of Prayer for an End to the Coronavirus Pandemic on Friday 27th November.

I invite you to join me in prayer:

  • For a speedy end to the pandemic
  • For the protection of all, especially our family and friends
  • For the health of the sick and those who care for them
  • For those suffering financially or in other ways
  • For patients in hospitals and the residents of care-homes
  • For all medical staff and key workers
  • For government leaders, scientists and advisors
  • For the discovery of an effective, ethically sourced, vaccine
  • For patience, perseverance and mental well-being
  • For all who have died and those who mourn them.

You can download the programme and booklet here https://www.portsmouthdiocese.org.uk/Portsmouth Diocese e-News Issue 298

With all good wishes and an assurance of my prayers

In Corde Iesu Bishop Philp

The Holy Spirit Prayer Group - 23rd Nov - 7.30pm - St Joseph's Youth Room
The Holy Spirit Prayer Group – 23rd Nov – 7.30pm – St Joseph’s Youth Room

The Holy Spirit Prayer Group meeting on Monday 23rd November at 7.30pm in St Joseph’s Youth Room.

 

St Padre Pio & St Philomena Prayer Group - 26th Nov - 7.30pm
St Padre Pio & St Philomena Prayer Group – 26th Nov – 7.30pm

St Padre Pio & St Philomena Prayer Group meeting on Thursday 26th November at 7.30pm at Jenny & Bill Trubuil’s Home.

Lifts can be arranged please call 255163.

 

Christmas Fair - 28th Nov - 10:00am-2:00pm - Les Cotils
Christmas Fair – 28th Nov – 10:00am-2:00pm – Les Cotils

Christmas Fair on Saturday 28th November from 10:00am until 2:00pm at Les Cotils

All proceeds to Safer (The Women’s Refuge) and Mary’s Meals.

Come and buy some unique gifts.

 

Advent Bazaar – 29th Nov – 2:00pm-4:00pm – St Mary & St Michael School
Advent Bazaar – 29th Nov – 2:00pm-4:00pm – St Mary & St Michael School

Advent Bazaar St Mary & St Michael School PTFA

Sunday 29th November 2020 from 2:00pm until 4:00pm at the school.

Santa’s Grotto, games, hamper raffle, cake stall, teas & coffees plus much more.

Everyone welcome.

 

Guernsey Choral & Orchestral Society Christmas Concerts - 18th/19th Dec - 7:30pm - St James Concert Hall
Guernsey Choral & Orchestral Society Christmas Concerts – 18th/19th Dec – 7:30pm – St James Concert Hall

Guernsey Choral & Orchestral Society Christmas Concerts on Friday 18th & Saturday 19th December at 7:30pm in St James Concert Hall.

To book please contact St James Box Office – Tel: 711361 / www.stjames.gg

 

Christmas Nativity Play - 3rd Dec - 1:30pm - St Joseph’s Church Hall
Christmas Nativity Play – 3rd Dec – 1:30pm – St Joseph’s Church Hall

The children and staff of Notre Dame du Rosaire Catholic Primary School request the pleasure of your company at a special performance of our Christmas play ‘A Wriggly Nativity’.

On Thursday 3rd December at 1.30pm in St Joseph’s Church Hall followed by afternoon tea.

Please RSVP to office@notredame.sch.gg or on 722412

 

CAFOD World Gifts
CAFOD World Gifts

CAFOD World Gifts are a range of virtual gifts that transform the lives of those living in poverty overseas.

Look online www.worldgifts.cafod.org.uk

 

The Way of the Nativity By Candlelight - 30th Nov - 7:00pm - Our Lady Star of the Sea
The Way of the Nativity By Candlelight – 30th Nov – 7:00pm – Our Lady Star of the Sea

The Way of the Nativity By Candlelight

An Advent service of prayer, reflection and readings on the 30th November at 7:00pm at Our Lady Star of the Sea.

Followed by hot drinks and mince pies.

As the world rushes frantically towards Christmas, Christians are called to walk. Our annual service will help us to slow down, reflect the meaning of the Nativity and accompany Christ to the crib.  Do try and make time to come along.

 

Mince Pies
Mince Pies

Would you be willing to bake a few mince pies for the Parish Advent service on Monday 2nd December?

If so please contact the Parish Office on 720196 or Sandy on 01481 249776 / 07781 193673 to arrange drop off date.