NEW SUNDAY OPENING HOURS FOR LECTIO CENTRE.
The Lectio Centre will open each Sunday from 10-30am – 1-30pm for anyone wishing to borrow books from our Spiritual Library or to Book Anniversary Masses or purchase Mass Bouquets.
Feel free to drop in after Mass.
NOTE RANGE OF BEAUTIFUL CHRISTMAS MASS BOUQUETS ARE ALSO AVAILABLE.
LECTIO DIVINA COMMUNITIES.
Our Lectio Communities have resumed and will run for the four weeks of Advent.Each week there will be a pamphlet available (In the Porch) for quiet meditation/ reflection on the Sunday readings. We would encourage you to take one home and journey with it during this Season.
ALSO NOW AVAILABLE IN THE LECTIO CENTRE IS A BOOKLET “JOURNEYING with the WORD of GOD in ADVENT YEAR C.
It is prepared and produced by the Members of the Dominican Lectio Divina Community and is very interesting reading especially in Advent, priced @£ 4-00.
FATHER VINCENT TRAVERS NEW BOOK.
Fr.Travers has written a New Book “REALITY CHECK” The book is available from the Lectio Centre at a cost of £10-00. All proceeds go to HAITI a Community of Irish Holy Faith Sisters who are working with the poorest of the poor, Please support him.
CAROL SERVICE this evening 16th.DECEMBER 2018 in NEWRY CATHERDAL at 7-30pm.
GAUDETE SUNDAY – 16th.December 2018 – “REJOICE IN THE LORD ALWAYS-AGAIN I SAY REJOICE-the 3rd. SUNDAY OF ADVENT IS ALSO KNOWN AS GAUDETE SUNDAY. YOU ARE INVITED TO BRING YOUR INFANT JESUS or SMALL CRIBS FOR BLESSING to the 11-00am Mass next SUNDAY.THE CRIBS CAN BE DISPLAYED IN YOUR HOME AND THE INFANT JESUS FIGURINE PLACED IN YOUR CRIB ON HIS BIRTHDAY ON CHRISTMAS MORNING.
CHILDRENS NATIVITY DRAMA.
DRAMATIC PRESENTATION OF THE NATIVITY BY THE SHERIDAN STAGE SCHOOL, WILL TAKE PLACE NEXT SATURDAY 22nd DECEMBER IMMEDIATELY AFTER THE 7-30pm VIGIL MASS.
ALL ARE WELCOME.
LAST WEEKS ANNUAL ST.VINCENT de PAUL COLLECTION.
AMOUNTED TO £4467 + €305,
THANK YOU FOR YOUR CONTINUED GENEROSITY.
Annual Saint Vincent de Paul Christmas Tree.
Is now in place beside the Altar, please take a Tag from the tree, on the Tag there will be written the age of a girl or boy – buy a suit gift for that girl or boy and bring the gift to the Church before or after each Mass or leave in the Lectio Centre during opening times. Note, there is no need to wrap the gift as the volunteers will Christmas gift wrap it before passing it to the child’s parents, many Thanks for you continued support over the years and especially this year.
DOMINICAN ANNUAL CHRISTMAS BAZAAR.
WE WOULD LIKE GO TAKE THIS OPPORTUNITY TO THANK EVERYONE WHO CONTRIBUTED TO OUR ANNUAL CHRISTMAS BAZAAR. THE AMOUNT RAISED WAS £5619 WE THANK YOU FOR YOUR GENEROSITY.