Posts Tagged ‘CAFOD’

WINGS Collection
WINGS Collection

WINGS collection Sat 30 Nov and Sunday 1st December Donations will go to Cafod Advent Appeal focussing on those made homeless by war, persecution and natural disasters. As many as 30 people a minute are made homeless. Majid and his family were forced to flee bombing of their home in Syria. Fleeing through the desert […]

CAFOD - World Gifts Catalogues
CAFOD – World Gifts Catalogues

World Gifts catalogues are available at the back of the Church porches. Please take one home and help change the lives of FAMILIES AND THEIR COMMUNITIES.  

Cafod Harvest Fast Day - Thank You!
Cafod Harvest Fast Day – Thank You!

Thank you all for your generous donations which amounted to £2,577. Your gifts will provide more water pumps where drought is robbing children like Fabiano of their childhoods. Please keep the work of CAFOD in your prayers.  

Retiring Collection - Harvest Fast Day (CAFOD)
Retiring Collection – Harvest Fast Day (CAFOD)

Next weekends retiring collection is for Harvest Fast Day (CAFOD). CAFOD Family Fast day Friday 4th October No one should be beyond reach of the love and support they need to thrive. On Family Fast Day, CAFOD invites us to eat a simple meal for lunch or dinner and give the money we save to […]

CAFOD - Volunteers
CAFOD – Volunteers

CAFOD is at the forefront in supporting communities affected by Climate Change. We are looking for new parish volunteers to help with Harvest and Lent fast days and we also need a school volunteer to visit the Catholic schools in Guernsey and empower young people to make a difference in today’s world. If you are interested […]

CAFOD Appeal
CAFOD Appeal

We have all seen the terrible devastation caused by Cyclone Idai to Mozambique, Malawi and Zimbabwe. Cafod’s representative in Mozambique, Gabriel Bertani, has emphasized the importance of getting the essentials, food, clean water and hygiene kits, to people quickly. See more on the Cafod website We will take a special retiring collection on the weekend […]

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 - Christmas Gifts
CAFOD – Christmas Gifts

CAFOD World Gifts – the true spirit of Christmas Giving Give a gift that will change a life. There are gifts for every budget from Happy Queen Bee at £4 to Help a Refugee Child at £46. Each CAFOD World gift has been chosen for the real and lasting difference it makes to families living […]

CAFOD - Needs You
CAFOD – Needs You

CAFOD Portsmouth is looking for enthusiastic volunteers to help us visit Catholic primary schools in Guernsey. If you are a good communicator and interested in global issues please get in touch. This role aims to empower young people to make a difference in today’s world. You need to have time during the week to visit […]

CAFOD Family Fast Day
CAFOD Family Fast Day

A huge thank you to everybody for their generosity on Family Fast Day. Your fasting has raised over £2,586 towards wells for Uganda, that is nearly three and a half wells – an amazing result. If you haven’t handed your envelope in yet, it’s not too late so drop it in with the collections this […]