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The 3 Pillars of Lent are Prayer, Fasting & Almsgiving
The 3 Pillars of Lent are Prayer, Fasting & Almsgiving

Prayer: Perhaps consider the way that we pray; to pray from the heart and really think about the words. Opportunities for prayer in the Parish:- Mondays 7.30pm – Rosary – Centre for Peace (during Lent) Wednesdays 12:05pm – Rosary (preceding Mass) – Notre Dame du Rosaire Wednesdays 7.00pm – Holy Hour, Rosary & Benediction – […]

CAFOD Lenten Offerings
CAFOD Lenten Offerings

To date you have very generously raised  £5,528 from your Lent Fast Day donations and CAFOD boxes. The UK Government has pledged to match this amount if the monies are sent in good time. The Guernsey Overseas Aid & Development Commission has pledged to do the same. This means that over £15,000 will be received […]

Easter Collections
Easter Collections

CAFOD boxes and envelopes should please be brought to Mass on Holy Thursday and form part of the Presentation of the Gifts. Collection at both the Good Friday services will be for the upkeep of the Holy Places in the Holy Land. The collections taken at the Easter Vigil and on Easter Sunday are for […]

Easter Collections
Easter Collections

CAFOD boxes and envelopes should please be brought to Mass on Holy Thursday and form part of the Presentation of the Gifts. Collection at both the Good Friday services will be for the upkeep of the Holy Places in the Holy Land. The collections taken at the Easter Vigil and on Easter Sunday are for […]

Lenten Almsgiving
Lenten Almsgiving

CAFOD money boxes are available in the churches now. Fast Day envelopes will be available next weekend in time for Lent Fast Day on 10th March.  

Collections
Collections

WINGS collection this Sunday is in aid of some of our parish based projects: Friends of Katete, Wayaya and also the Children’s Home in Bethlehem. The last collection of £832 will be sent to Cafod as our contribution to the Water Aid appeal as part of Lent offerings. A huge thank you to all for […]

CAFOD Boxes - Bring to Parish Office by 1st May
CAFOD Boxes – Bring to Parish Office by 1st May

CAFOD BOXES Please can you bring any outstanding boxes to the Parish Office before or by Friday 1st May so that we can take advantage of the UK Matchaid scheme i.e. doubling up of all Lent donations. Thank you so much for your generosity to those in great need.  

Thank You - CAFOD
Thank You – CAFOD

The parish CAFOD group want to say a huge THANK YOU to you all for the stunning Lenten Almsgiving Fast Day – £1,775 CAFOD Boxes – £1,673 (so far) Total – £3,448 (which will be doubled by the UK government) This donation will be well spent supporting those affected by climate change throughout the world, i.e. by […]

Easter Collections
Easter Collections

CAFOD Lent Boxes should be brought to Mass on Holy Thursday and form part of the Presentation of the Gifts. ~oOo~ The Collection at both of the Good Friday Services will be for the upkeep of the Holy Places in the Holy Land. This Good Friday we would like to raise up to the Crucified […]

CAFOD Lent boxes
CAFOD Lent boxes

CAFOD Lent boxes are available now in the churches should you wish to take one home to collect your small change during Lent. They should be returned when full or at the Holy Thursday Mass. Please remember that the UK government will match all donations made to the CAFOD Lent appeal (18th Feb-17th May) up […]