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NEW LOOK NEWSLETTER
We are changing the format of the NOTICEBOARD SHEET which will become the “DOMINICAN NEWSLETTER”.
We hope to include news about the Dominican Order worldwide, Dominicans here in Ireland and the Dominican presence in Newry and the local Newry news.
We always welcome any suggestions or articles you may have.
SAINT CATHERINES MASS TIMES.
SATURDAY VIGIL MASS 7-30pm.
SUNDAY MASS TIMES, 8-00am., 11-00am. 12-15pm.
WEEK DAY MASSES 7-30am., 11-00am, 7-30pm.
CONFESSION TIMES WEEK DAYS AFTER THE 11-00am. MASS.
PLEASE NOTE ALL PERSONS INVOLVED IN ADMINISTRATION IN SAINT CATHERINES COMMUNITY.
REQUIREMENT FOR SAFEGUARDING AWARENESS TRAINING FOR ALL PERSONS WHO HAVE NOT YET ATTEND THIS COURSE, THERE ARE TWO UPCOMING COURSES IN THE PARISH CENTRE, THE MALL, NEWRY, on Saturday 19th. October and Saturday 26th.October from 11-00am – 1-00pm.
It is essential that all Persons have this Training, more details from the Parish Office, Hill Street.
ANNUAL SAINT MARTIN NOVENA 3rd.- 11th. NOVEMBER 2019.
TWO SESSIONS DAILY, 11-00am and 7-30pm.
SUNDAYS 12-15pm. and 7-30pm.
BLESSING of the PETS, SUNDAY 10th. NOVEMBER at 3-00pm. THE PREACHER IS FATHER COLM MANNION.
There are posters and car window stickers available from the Sacristy if anyone could take some for display in their work place, local shops etc. or display on their car rear window to promote the Novena.
UNREGULATED ABORTION IN NORTHERN IRELAND.
At a Meeting of Northern Bishops it was agreed that every Parish in the North be encouraged to promote the following initiatives in response to unregulated abortion in Northern Ireland. Please support the online petition by Baroness Nuala O’Loan calling for action to prevent unregulated abortion in N.I. The petition can be found on line at Change.org also please contact your local MLA’s and ask then to to take action to stop the introduction of abortion. You can find contact details of your MLA on line at www.botlivesmatter.org/findmyMLA
You can also send a post card to your MLA, these can be ordered for you by the Parish Office free of charge, contact Both Lives Matter on 028 90 739 079 or email email@example.com
PRAYER LEAFLET “COME TO THE BANQUET”.
Food for Family Prayer and Community Prayer helping us to see the Word of God alive and active in our lives, available each Sunday in the Church porch.
Mc.MILLAN CANCER SUPPORT -ANNUAL COFFEE MORNING and CHURCH DOOR COLLECTION.
Will hold their Annual Collection and Coffee Morning after all Masses on the 26th.and 27th. October, please support this very worthy Charity, your generosity in the past is greatly appreciated.
CAR PARKING IN THE BUTTERCRANE CAR PARK.
Is open and available for parking during Mass on Sunday Mornings at NO charge, but please NOTE the car park closes at 1-00pm.
HOLY HOUR IN HONOUR OF JESUS THE DEVINE MERCY AND OUR LADY WILL BE CELEBRATED TODAY HERE IN SAINT CATHERINES AT 3-00pm.
During the past week EWTN T.V.have been recording their “Advent Reflections” programmes due to be transmitted on EWTN in December and during Advent. We will let you know when the Programs recorded in Saint Catherines will be on air.
Every six month’s the collections at the 11-00am and 7-30pm Monday Masses go to a local Charity. The first part of this year’s collections has gone to Rathmore School which fund raises for an interactive learning environment which helps children with special needs. Rathmore School wishes to thank everyone who contributed to the Monday collections. The Monday Collection for the next six months is in aid of SPACE, who work with Families who are struggling with physical and mental health problems, family breakdown, parenting difficulties, financial problems and isolation.
NEW LIGHTING IN THE CHURCH.
In recent times we have had problems with the lighting in the Church, whilst we have improved the lights on the chandeliers, new lights will be installed in the Sanctuary area around the Altar and the ceiling of the Church over the next month.We hope the new lights will make a big difference to the Church.
MONDAY MORNING GET TOGETHER.
WILL RECOMMENCE AFTER 11-00am. Mass next Monday 14th. October, all are very welcome. Please note we are looking for volunteers to help with the tea’s, anyone interested please leave their Name and contact number in the Lectio Centre F.A.O. Martina.
ROSARY FOR LIFE, FAITH AND LOVE.
THE ANNUAL ROSARY WILL BE HELD ON SUNDAY 13th.OCTOBER 2019 at 2-30pm.the nearest venue to Newry is on the Ramparts Bank ( at the end of the Greenbank Industral Estate Warrenpoint Road).
LECTIO CENTRE OPENING HOURS.
MONDAY TO SATURDAY 10-00am – 5-00 pm.
SUNDAY 10-00am- 1-00pm. for Mass Bookings, Mass Cards and religious Gifts.
SERVICE OF REMEMBRANCE.
For Parents and Families who have been bereaved through pregnancy loss or the death of a baby child or young person in Daisy Hill Hospital or the wider community, will take place in Newry Town Hall on Sunday 3rd.November 2019 at 3-00pm.
LOURDES COMMITTEE PRESENTS the PRIESTS in CONCERT.
In the CANAL COURT HOTEL on SUNDAY 27th.OCTOBER, TICKETS £30,
Available from any Committee Member or the Canal Court Hotel.