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Laudato Si Group - 9th Sept - 7:00pm - St Joseph's Youth Room
Laudato Si Group – 9th Sept – 7:00pm – St Joseph’s Youth Room

Laudato Si Group meeting on Wednesday 09th September at 7.00pm in St Joseph’s Youth Room. In Laudato Si (37) Pope Francis writes about Biodiversity and “the need for particular attention to be shown to … endemic rare or less protected species”. Did you know that Guernsey and Jersey are now the only places in the British […]

Laudato Si Group Meeting - 24th June - 6.30pm - Our Lady Star of the Sea
Laudato Si Group Meeting – 24th June – 6.30pm – Our Lady Star of the Sea

Laudato Si Group meeting on Wednesday 24th June at 6.30pm at Our Lady Star of the Sea. Pope Francis in his encyclical, “Laudato si” calls on all of us to do two things: to care for the planet, “Our Common Home” and to have “solidarity with the poor”. We are only too aware of the […]

Laudato Si - Care for Gods Creation
Laudato Si – Care for Gods Creation

Sunday 24th – Pray together at Midday – ‘Laudato si’ Sunday is the 5th anniversary of Pope Francis’ ground breaking letter ‘Laudato si’ (tr. ‘Praise be…’) on ‘Care for our common home’. He calls us to pray, reflect, and take action, and are reminded that ‘Everything is connected”. Our faith informs us that all creation belongs to God and […]

Care for the Environment - Laudato Si Week - 16th-24th May
Care for the Environment – Laudato Si Week – 16th-24th May

Laudato Si’ Week honors the fifth anniversary of Pope Francis’ encyclical on care for our common home. (The World & Environment) The theme of the week is “everything is connected.” Following Pope Francis’ call, Catholics everywhere are invited to pray, reflect and prepare for action during this ‘Laudato si Week’ of 16th-24t May. There are […]

Laudato Si Eco Parish & Care for the Environment
Laudato Si Eco Parish & Care for the Environment

This May is the 5th anniversary of the Popes ground breaking letter ‘Laudato si’ (Tr. ‘Praise be’ from the opening of St Francis’ canticle of the Sun and Moon – ‘Praise be to you, my Lord, through our Sister, Mother Earth, who sustains and governs us’) about the environmental and climate crisis. As we watch the beauty […]

Popes Prayer Intentions for May
Popes Prayer Intentions for May

For Deacons – We pray that deacons faithful in their service to the Word and the poor may be an invigorating symbol for the entire Church.

Laudate Si Group
Laudate Si Group

Laudate Si Group is a new Group which is being initiated in response to the initiative of Pope Francis to be aware of Creation and World resources. If you are interested in joining this Group or would like further information please contact Greg Harvey – Tel: 07781110471 / E-mail: famhrv@gmail.com  

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 […]

Global Caring Video
Global Caring Video

Climate Change – Our Parish Response to the Pope’s call. A new video ‘Global Caring’ will be shown on Tuesday 5th Nov at 2:00pm in Delancey’s upper room and repeated on Wednesday 6th Nov at 7:00pm in St Josephs Parish Room. PLEASE come along to the session for it’s own sake without pressure to become further involved.  […]

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 […]