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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 […]

CAFOD - Thank You
CAFOD – Thank You

CAFOD thanks you for your support to the Lent Fast Day appeal. Donations to CAFOD until 12th May will be doubled by the UK Government. We have planned a £5 million programme to combat malnutrition – and with it we hope to be able to reach 245,000 people. But we need the full amount of […]

Diary Dates
Diary Dates

The Parish Lent Reconciliation Service will take place on Thursday 22nd March at 7.00pm in St Joseph’s Church. ~oOo~ Lenten Parish Soup Supper will follow the Stations of the Cross on Friday 23rd March in St Joseph’s Hall – payment is by donation only for CAFOD. ~oOo~ Benediction: Sunday 25th March at 4.00pm at Our […]

Lent 2018
Lent 2018

Opportunities for Prayer in the Parish:  Mondays – 7.30pm – Centre for Peace – (Rosary) Wednesdays – 7.00pm – St Joseph’s – (Holy Hour with Rosary) Sunday 25th February – 4:00pm – St Joseph’s – (Benediction) ~oOo~ Stations of the Cross: Mondays – 11.30am – Our Lady Star of the Sea (Followed by 12 noon Mass) […]

Reflections by Jennifer Geach - The Joyful season of Lent
Reflections by Jennifer Geach – The Joyful season of Lent

Lent comes early this year, and so we have hardly drawn breath from the end of Christmas at Candlemas before we find ourselves lurching into Lent. The word Lent means spring, and properly used the time of Lent, the “joyful season” as it is called in the prefaces of the time, gives us an opportunity […]

CAFOD’s Lent Fast Day - Friday 25th February
CAFOD’s Lent Fast Day – Friday 25th February

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 […]

UCM Meeting - 13th Feb - 7.30pm - St Joseph's Parish Room
UCM Meeting – 13th Feb – 7.30pm – St Joseph’s Parish Room

UCM Meeting – Tuesday 13th February, 7.30pm in St Joseph’s Parish Room. Sue le Friec from Guernsey Welfare will talk to us about their work. This will be followed by pancakes prepared for us by Ron. Come & make a good start to Lent from both.  

Lent - DVD Course
Lent – DVD Course

‘Let it be’ is a 5-session DVD course on Mary, and how she leads us to God. This will be shown on Tuesday afternoons in the upstairs room at Delancey, starting on 27th February. The sessions will start at 2.00pm and finish at 3.15pm, and will include refreshments. Please park in the top car park […]

CAFOD’s Lent Fast Day - 25th Feb
CAFOD’s Lent Fast Day – 25th Feb

CAFOD’s Lent Fast Day is on Friday 25th February. Please can you give up a meal or eat a simple meal and put what you save in the CAFOD Lent Fast Day envelope to help those who go hungry every day. This Lent your donation will make double the difference. For every pound you donate, […]

CAFOD - Lent Fast day - 25th Feb
CAFOD – Lent Fast day – 25th Feb

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 […]