The theme for Peace Sunday 2018 is Migrants and refugees – seekers of peace. The work of Pax Christi is based on the Gospel and inspired by faith. Our vision is of a world where people can live in peace, without fear of violence in all its forms. Rooted in Catholic Christianity, we work with […]
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A Tumaini representative in Tanzania recently presented Christ the King Hospital, Rulenge with a cheque for 6 million Tz shillings about £2143.tha This will cover the cost of the treatment of the injured children who are mostly able to now return to school. Two children have been referred to city hospitals for further treatment, one […]
A big thank you to all those who helped make the Thursday night in St Peter Port a success. Thank you to Notre Dame School choir, Blanchelande College choir, Schola and all those who made cakes, cookies and biscuits for us to sell. We raised £121 on the night and with further donations from parishioners […]
Free Catholic 2018 diaries are now in the churches. If you do wish to donate a little something it will be put towards the Le Platon building fund.
The calendars for 2018 have now been received. They are free to supporters and available in the church porches. There are also a few copies of the Annual Review 2016. This is an excellent account of where your generous donations have been spent.
You may have heard Dr Susan Wilson of the Tumaini Fund on Radio Guernsey talking about the 48 children of a primary school in Kihingi, Tanzania who have been seriously injured by a hand grenade. Survivors are being treated in the local Little Catholic Rulenge Hospital which has few resources to treat them. Tumaini is […]
Sunday 19th November is the first ‘World Day of the Poor’. Pope Francis has instituted this new day as a way of inviting us to understand that sharing with those living in poverty “enables us to understand the deepest truth of the Gospel”. In his message for the World Day of the Poor, Pope Francis […]
Guernsey Welfare Service will be pleased to receive gifts of festive chocolates and biscuits for distribution to their clients this Christmas. These are always gratefully received by clients. Donations may be left in the food bank bins in our churches. Financial donations towards fuel vouchers will also be appreciated. Envelopes for this will be available […]
Parish Christmas Lunch 3rd December 2017 at Les Rocquettes Hotel 4 Course Menu £20.50 Adults / £12 children (12 and under) Please pick up a menu and booking form from the church porches or the Parish Office during office hours. Donations of raffle prizes will be very welcome.
An appeal has been launched in response to the Rohingya refugee crisis. CAFOD is a member of the DEC and a proportion of the money donated to the appeal will help fund the DEC response in partnership with Caritas Bangladesh. Caritas is responding to the crisis by providing emergency aid to those in need, in […]