CAFOD Family Fast Day – Friday 2nd October 2020 SURVIVE, REBUILD, HEAL This week our parish is marking Cafod’s Family Fast Day to help people facing the worst of the Coronavirus crisis. We have all felt its impact and Pope Francis asks us to ‘Stand together’ to help the poorest and most vulnerable in the […]
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CAFOD theme for this Lent ‘Your love expressed through their hands’ highlights the support given to health experts working in the most deprived parts of our world. People like Sr Consilia of Zimbabwe, a pharmacist who has helped to save the lives of many women and children. At her clinic pregnant mothers and babies get […]
CADOD Soup Sunday on 1st March in St Joseph’s Hall after the 10.30 Mass. Please join us for a home-made soup lunch in aid of CAFODs Lent Fast day appeal
19th February – Bible Study for Lent begins 26th February – Ash Wednesday 1st March – CAFOD Soup Sunday 6th March – World Day of Prayer (Family Fast Day) 19th April – Benediction – St Joseph’s 28th June – Chris Stefanick, founder of RealLife Catholic. A day of Testimony, music and entertainment.
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 […]
Diocesan Day of Prayer and Reparation for Life Please keep the 23rd October as a special day of prayer and reparation. It’s now over fifty years since the 1967 Abortion Act, one of the most liberal in the world, came into effect. Since then, 10 million babies in the UK have been aborted, one in five pregnancies. […]
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 […]
CAFOD Family Fast Day Friday 5th October Please take home a Fast Day envelope this weekend and prayer card. On family Fast Day CAFOD invites us to eat simply and give the money we save to help the poorest people in the most hard to reach regions around the world.
CAFOD Lent Project – our Lenten alms giving will be used to support CAFOD’s work in Zimbabwe to provide villages with the tools and seeds they desperately need to grow crops to feed their families, provide some surplus for sale and seeds to sew in the future to grow more food. Peanut and sesame seeds […]
CAFOD’s Lent Fast Day on 25th February is an opportunity to support our brothers and sisters who don’t have enough to eat. On this day can you give up a meal or eat simple meal and then put what you saved in the CAFOD Lent Fast Day envelope. This Lent your donation will make double […]