St.Catherine’s Dominican Church TELE. 028 302 62178
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PLEASE NOTE, FOR BAPTISMS IN SEPTEMBER, THE PRE- BAPTISM MEETING IS ON TUESDAY 5th.AUGUST @ 7-30pm.
All Meetings in the Parish Centre.
PLEASE NOTE: ATTENDANCE AT THIS MEETING IS COMPULSORY AND THE COMPLETED FORM CONCERNING THE BABY SHOULD BE BROUGHT ALONG TO THE MEETING, FORMS ARE AVAILABLE FROM THE PARISH OFFICE, HILL STREET,(opposite the Cathedral)
NOTE. The Dominican Baptism Team urgently require more members,
please give consideration to joining this Team.
Baptism is the first Sacrament of the Church and our Team play a vital role in working with the Family to prepare for the Baptism of their Baby.
If you can be available (females or males) one Sunday a month between 2-4pm to help the Priest your help would be appreciated, please leave your details in the Lectio Centre F.A.O Anne c/o. BAPTISM TEAM and you will be contacted.
THANK YOU FOR CONSIDERING.
LECTIO CENTRE NEWS.
TODAYS RETREAT IN THE DOMINICAN HALL FOR ALL MEMBERS OF OUR LECTIO COMMUNITIES WAS VERY SUCCESSFUL.
GUEST SPEAKER DEACON PHILLIP CARDER, FROM THE ARMAGH DIOCESE WHO HAS A GREAT LOVE FOR LECTIO GAVE AN IMPRESSIVE PRESENTATION
OF HIS INTERPRETATION OF LECTIO.
FOR THOSE INTERESTED YOU WILL FIND A “LECTIO RESOURCE LEAFLET” IN THE RECEPTACLE ON THE WALL AS YOU LEAVE THE MAIN DOOR OF THE CHURCH.
THE LECTIO TEAM HAS ALSO PUBLISHED A SMALL BOOKLET “JOURNEYING WITH THE WORD OF GOD IN LENT, YEAR C”, IT IS AVAILABLE IN THE LECTIO CENTRE @ A COST OF £5-00.
The Lectio Centre has just published their JUNE NEWSLETTER 2019 giving details of their recent A.G.M. etc. Copies are available from the Lectio Centre, please call and get a Copy as it is very informative reading.
NEW SUNDAY OPENING HOURS for the LECTIO CENTRE.
From now on the Lectio Centre will also open each Sunday from 10-00am. to 1-30pm. the Centre provides a well stocked Library of spiritual books from which members of the congregation are welcome to borrow.
Information on upcoming Lectio Divina programmes, Lectio for beginners etc. Retreats etc. available at the reception.
The new opening hours also provides a convenient opportunity to book Anniversary Masses etc.
Week day opening times are still Monday to Saturday 10-00am. to 5-00pm daily, all are welcome to come in to view the extensive range of Gifts.
SAINT CATHERINE’S urgently require new volunteer collectors at all Masses both Sunday, Saturday Vigil, Feast Day’s and the Charity collections at both the 11-00am and the 7-30pm Monday’s Saint Martin Novena Masses.
NOTE ::: THE RESPONSE TO THIS REQUEST TO DATE HAS BEEN VERY POOR, PLEASE CONSIDER OFFERING YOUR SERVICE AT ANY OF THESE MASSES, YOUR HELP WILL BE APPRECIATED, THANKS.
Should you wish to help could you please leave your Name and Contact details at the Reception in the Lectio Centre or after any Mass.
DURING THE SUMMER SEASON THE LECTIO GUIDELINES FOR EACH SUNDAY WILL STILL BE AVAILABLE FROM THE CONTAINER ON THE WALL IN THE PORCH OF THE CHURCH.
CAN HELP CUAN MHUIRE?
CUAN Mhuire are in the process of establishing a residential transition house for females in Newry, which will be located in Newry. We would be grateful to receive donations of single bed sheets, pillows, pillow cases, duvet and duvet covers, and general kitchenware. Please contact Noel Griffin @ 077512 84238.———————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————
THE NEWSLETTER IN PRINTED FORM WILL TAKE ITS SUMMER BREAK AND WE HOPE EVERYONE WILL ENJOY THE SUMMER HOLIDAYS, THANKS TO ALL WHO WHO HAVE CONTRIBUTED TO THE NEWSLETTER THROUGHOUT THE YEAR.
PLEASE NOTE, ANY GROUP WISHING TO POST ITEMS, EVENTS ETC. ON THE DOMINICAN WEBSITE DURING THE NEXT TWO MONTHS CAN SUBMIT THEM VIA EMAIL TO John.email@example.com FOR PUBLICATION.
PARKINSON’S NEWRY AND MOURNE SUPPORT GROUP.
THINKING ABOUT VOLUNTEERING?
THE PARKINSON’S NEWRY AND MOURNE SUPPORT GROUP IS CURRENTLY LOOKING FOR VOLUNTEERS TO HELP AT THEIR MONTHLY MEETINGS.
IF YOU HAVE A SPARE COUPLE OF HOURS PER MONTH AND WOULD LIKE YO KNOW MORE PLESE CONTACT EMMA on 0797 686 6649 or email