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MISSIO - Thank You!
MISSIO – Thank You!

I am delighted to report that the total amount collected through the “Red Boxes” this year was £4,755.47 – a record! Thank you all so much for making that possible. We cannot all be missionaries but your support will make life so much better in those countries where Missio operates. Again very many thanks and […]

Missio
Missio

MISSIO. I am pleased to report that finally the magazines and prayer cards arrived and a few days later the Calendars for 2020. The latter are particularly good and include the “Pope’s Intentions” for each month. I requested that Missio boxes be handed in on 6th October and since then I have received 43 boxes […]

Retiring Collection - World Mission Sunday
Retiring Collection – World Mission Sunday

Next weekends retiring collection is for World Mission Sunday Together we are Mission Next Sunday is World Mission Sunday when the Holy Father invites all Catholics to contribute to a special collection for Missio, his charity for world mission. Please support Missio in helping missionaries to work alongside communities throughout the world that are poor […]

Extraordinary Mission Month
Extraordinary Mission Month

Pope Francis has set aside this month of October for the Church to reflect on the vital importance of bringing the Gospel to the whole world. “Everyone has the right to receive the Good News that Jesus Christ loves them and gave his life to save them.” To support the missionaries in serving the poorest […]

Mission Boxes
Mission Boxes

Now is a good time of year to let me have your red boxes to count. They do not have to be completely full. Please ensure your name and phone number is on the base. Thank you. Richard

Mission Calendars 2019
Mission Calendars 2019

Missio A.P.F The Mission Calendars for 2019 have arrived, and will be available shortly. I have received a Red Mission Box without a name on the base, containing 2p pieces and 2 x bank notes. If you recognise it as yours, please phone 256040. Thank you for your generous support for this very worthy cause. […]

MISSIO/APF
MISSIO/APF

Father Brian wishes to thank you for your kind welcome both here in Guernsey and also in Alderney over the past 2 weekends. A Big Thank You to all those who signed up to the Mission Appeal. In total 47 of you signed up to become new members. A special word of thanks to the […]

APF - Mill Hill Mission
APF – Mill Hill Mission

At all Masses weekend of 18/19 August we welcome Fr Brian Oswald MHM who will speak on behalf of APF – Mill Hill and their Missionary work. This thank you & appeal is not for money but for parishioners to become members and take a Red Mission Box. The Red Boxes is a focus of […]

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 […]

Missio - Red Box Appeal
Missio – Red Box Appeal

The total for 2017 amounted to £4607.93 an increase of 19% on 2016. Well done everybody and an enormous “Thank you” to all our supporters for your generosity. I recently received a box without a name on the base. It arrived in a blue “Paddington Bear Bag” The “Bear” is now looking for his owner! […]