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 […]
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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.
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.
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 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 […]
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 […]
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 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 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 […]
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 […]