Annual Candlelight Procession in honour of the Blessed Virgin Mary well be held on the Vigil of the Solemnity of the Assumption of Our Lady
Tuesday 14th August at 8.30pm at the Little Chapel
Meeting Point: Please meet outside Blanchelande College Reception Door.
Please remember to bring a torch with you as it will be dark.
Everyone is most welcome.
Entrance to Blanchelande College is now via the top end of the school by the playing field.
The Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary
Holy Day of Obligation
Notre Dame Du Rosaire – Tuesday 14th August – 5.30pm
St. Joseph’s Church – Wednesday 15th August – 7.00am, 9.30am & 7.00pm
Our Lady Star of the Sea – Wednesday 15th August – 11.00am
Service of Blessing with Anointing of Oil
Benediction and Holy Communion on Thursday 30th August at 2.30pm – 4.45pm at Our Lady Star of the Sea Church followed by Afternoon Tea at St Mary & St Michael School Hall.
Viv – Tel: 254969 / Meg – Tel: 252401 between 13th – 25th August.
If you are staying for the tea party please inform the above as this is quite important for catering purposes. Also, please ask if you need a lift.
(We would welcome offers of help with the provision of refreshments and especially with lifts.)
UCM Tea Party on August 14th at 3:00pm in Marguerite Paul’s Garden.
Her house is Les Villets, Rue De La Vrangue, Forest GY8 0HR. Parking available.
Coming from Forest Stores take first left, through crossroad, then next turning on right. No name on house, but there will be a sign.
Please bring usual food contribution, but in smallish quantities.
NO fruit cake; we already have plenty.
Any queries please contact Norah – Tel: 236593 / E-mail: email@example.com
The Holy Spirit prayer group will meet on Monday 6th August in the parish rooms at St. Joseph’s for Praise, Bible sharing, and Prayer.
Refreshments from 7pm and the prayer group starts at 7.30pm.
For further information please contact:
Christine Woodall – Tel: 259995
Judy Harvey – Tel: 245197
Frank O’Neill – Tel: 264632
Everyone is welcome!
The Shrine of the Sacred Heart at Fort Hommet, Vazon, will be open on Saturday 18th & 25th August from 2.00-4.00pm (weather permitting).
At all Masses weekend of 18/19 August we welcome Fr Brian Oswald MHM who will speak on behalf of APF – Mill Hill and their Missionary work.
This thank you & appeal is not for money but for parishioners to become members and take a Red Mission Box.
The Red Boxes is a focus of Prayer and direct giving for all Catholics in over 200,000 homes across England & Wales.
Mother’s Prayers Meeting Monday 13th August at 4:00pm
Please contact Christine – Tel: 259995 / E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
New Sacramental Programme – Reconciliation and 1st Holy Communion
Begins early September for pupils in Year 3 and above who desire to receive these Sacraments.
Letters distributed via schools or collected from parish office and the porch of each church.
Please spread the word.
Has anyone a self-contained flat or similar to let for a professional Catholic lady who will be working on the Island from the end of August for a year?
The lady has her own property in the UK and can also supply professional certificates and personal references.
If you can help or know someone who can please obtain the details from the Parish Office.