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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 […]

Lent Parish Events
Lent Parish Events

Lenten Supper – Friday 12 April in Parish Room after Stations of the Cross. As in previous years a simple Lenten supper of soup, bread and cheese will be served after Stations of the Cross. All parishioners are warmly invited to join this informal gathering and enjoy some homemade soup. Donations welcome towards the Parish […]

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 – […]

LAUDATO SI
LAUDATO SI

UCM have been looking at “ LAUDATO SI” ‘Pope Francis’ encyclical on the environment. In it he states that the two greatest aims of his papacy are solidarity with those living in poverty and the protection of the planet which he calls Our Common Home. He urges us to do likewise. We live in a […]

Discover Daily Examen – 25th Feb – 7:00pm – St Josephs Parish Room
Discover Daily Examen – 25th Feb – 7:00pm – St Josephs Parish Room

Are you planning on doing anything for Lent this year? Deacon Mark invites you to the Parish Room 7:00pm this Monday 25th February to discover the DAILY EXAMEN & how we can set aside just 15 minutes each day during Lent to  reflect on the events of our day and detect Gods presence within it […]

Discover Daily Examen - 25th Feb - 7:00pm - St Josephs Parish Room
Discover Daily Examen – 25th Feb – 7:00pm – St Josephs Parish Room

Are you planning on doing anything for Lent this year? If so have you decided what to do? Is your Lenten sacrifice always something you stop doing? Have you considered something you start doing? Perhaps you undertake the same sacrifice each year and are now looking for a change or an addition. Deacon Mark invites […]

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) […]