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Corpus Christi Procession - 23rd June - 10:30am - St Joseph's Church
Corpus Christi Procession – 23rd June – 10:30am – St Joseph’s Church

The solemnity of Corpus Christi is celebrated on Sunday 23rd June. First Communicants are particularly invited to come along to the St. Joseph’s  10.30am Mass in their First Communion attire and form part of the procession. Pews at the front of the church will be reserved for them.

Sacrament of Confirmation - 21st June - 6:00pm - St Joseph's Church
Sacrament of Confirmation – 21st June – 6:00pm – St Joseph’s Church

Sacrament of Confirmation 2019

Friday 21st June at 6:00pm in St Joseph’s Church

Next Friday evening Bishop Philip will confer the Sacrament of Confirmation on 46 of our young parishioners.

Please pray for the candidates, their sponsors and their families.

Grateful thanks to all the Catechists who have carefully prepared the young people over the course of this year.

Canon Michael's Open Air Farewell Mass - 30th June - 11:00am - Blanchelande
Canon Michael’s Open Air Farewell Mass – 30th June – 11:00am – Blanchelande

Canon Michael’s Open Air Farewell Mass on 30th June at 11:00am at Blanchelande playing field (inside if wet)

Last Orders!

If you would like to stay for lunch after the Mass Monday 17th June is the last day to call in or telephone the office and let them know.

Some reminders

We are hoping for a beautiful sunny day, so don’t forget to pack hats, sun screen and a picnic blanket.
Pope Francis has appealed to us all that our parishes should be as environmentally friendly and as sustainable as possible. With this in mind you may like to consider bringing along your own mug/cup and plate.

Blanchelande College - Recruiting
Blanchelande College – Recruiting

Blanchelande College seeks to recruit a PA to the Principal for September 2019.

Deadline: Wednesday 19th June

Please contact Mrs Maria Green for further information – E-mail: greenm@blanchelande.sch.gg

Confirmation Preparation
Confirmation Preparation

Confirmation preparation for Year 8+

Video, meal & discussion

(6:30pm-8:30pm)

Session 19: What does it mean to say, I Do?

Tuesday 11th June – St Mary & St Michael School

Wednesday 12th June – St Joseph’s Parish Room

Session 17: Why have I been Chosen?

Friday 14th June – St Joseph’s Parish Room

CONTACT:

Tom Saddington – Tel: 07781 129310 / E-mail: youth@catholic.org.gg

Catholic Youth Clubs
Catholic Youth Clubs

SPARK

13th June – Faith, friendship + Fun

Years 5-7 / Thursdays 6:30pm-8:00pm / St Joseph’s / £1

Picnic and games in Saumarez Park

CONTACT:

Tom Saddington – Tel: 07781 129310 / E-mail: youth@catholic.org.gg

Mother’s Prayer Group - 10th June - 4.00pm
Mother’s Prayer Group – 10th June – 4.00pm

Mother’s Prayer Group meet on Monday 10th June at 4.00pm.

Contact Christine on 259995 or christineguernsey2014@gmail.com for more details.

 

 

First Holy Communion Masses - 15th June 2019
First Holy Communion Masses – 15th June 2019

First Holy Communion Masses

Saturday 15th June 2019

10.00am – St. Joseph’s Church

10.00am – Our Lady Star of the Sea

Please remember in your prayers the children who will receive Holy Communion for the first time their parents and families.                                      Grateful thanks to all the Catechists who have  carefully prepared the children over the last few months.

 

Ernie's Angels Birthday Tea Party - 23rd June - 2.00pm-4.00pm - Rovers Football Club, Port Soif
Ernie’s Angels Birthday Tea Party – 23rd June – 2.00pm-4.00pm – Rovers Football Club, Port Soif

Ernie’s Angels Birthday Tea Party

Sunday 23rd June from 2.00pm-4.00pm at The Rovers Football Club, Port Soif

Musical Entertainment, raffle, tombola, children’s activities.

Tickets In Advance:- £5 for Adults; £3 for Children. This includes Teas, Coffees & lots of cake.

Purchase tickets at:- https://giving.gg/donate/charity/350/Ernie-s-Angels or Facebook page @erniesangelsguernsey or Clare on 07911711804

 

UCM Meeting - 11th June - Candie Garden Museum and Art Gallery
UCM Meeting – 11th June – Candie Garden Museum and Art Gallery

UCM Meeting on Tuesday 11th June at Candie Garden Museum and Art Gallery for a guided tour of the  latest art exhibition .

“To Japan and Back Again – How a corner of Guernsey turned Japanese.” (A celebration of Japanese culture)

Please note the meeting starts at 7:00pm.

It will be finished by 8:00pm and the plan is to  return to the Parish Room for tea / coffee, discussion and possible raffle.