Saturday, 9 June 2018

10th Sunday of Ordinary Time / (Old Rite) III Sunday after Pentecost

Changes to this week's Masses
Today:  
1pm First Holy Communion - Group 1
Thursday 14th 
UCM Mass will be at 7.30pm this week
Next Sunday (17th)  
1pm First Holy Communion - Group 2


Congratulations to the 16 children who are making their First Holy Communion today.  Thank you to Mrs Maggie Keane and Mrs Marcia Marshall who have run the FHC programme.

Welcome to  Ms Hogan (Head of St Bernadette), Miss Ruff (Teacher of Yr 3R), Miss McCahill, Mrs Nicholas, Mrs Keenan, Mrs D’Mello & Ms Rozwadowska.  We also welcome Mrs Ostrynska from St Bede’s School who are all here for First Holy Communions.

Thank you from the UCM  to everyone who came and supported their Coffee & Cake morning last Sunday.  They raised £224 for “Friends of Ahotokurom”.

2nd Collection this weekend - Catholic Trust for England & Wales (CaTEW): (formerly the National Catholic Fund) supports the legal, financial and charitable activities of the Bishops’ Conference, its departments, agencies and offices.  This collection helps supply the Bishops of England and Wales with the revenue necessary for the central administration of the Church in this country. 

Federation of St Bede & St Bernadette Schools - Summer Fayre: Every year our two schools come together to organise their annual summer Fayre. This year it will be at St Bede’s School Friday 22nd June 4-7pm. Please do come and support them. It is fun for all ages & we will put St Joseph’s statue out that day so that Our Lady will not allow him to get wet!  

Nine Days Prayer in Honour of Our Mother of Perpetual Help:  St Mary’s annual Festival of Faith begins on Tuesday 19th and concludes with the great Feast on 27th June.


Catholic Young Adults Group at St Mary's, Clapham: We meet every 1st and 3rd Monday of the month at 7pm, for a bit of food, a glass of wine, and some spiritual input. Come along, and bring a friend! For more information, contact Br Royston Price CSsR via our parish office: office@stmarys-clapham.org.uk

St Catherine's Trust Summer School: Sunday 29th July to Saturday 4th August at St Augustine’s Abbey in Ramsgate.  Please see John Tennant for more information and to book your place.  

Cleaners this week: Ellen Asafu-Agyei, Adiam Berhane and Pauline Ajuga.


A Day with Mary:  Saturday 16th June at St Joseph's in New Malden and Saturday 23rd June at Arundel Cathedral.  We now have a page for A Day with Mary where we will have posters and also on this page is the full 2018 list of venues.  CLICK HERE to be directed to the page.

Altar Servers Summertime 2018: Tuesday 7th to Friday 10th August at Woldingham, Surrey.  Please see one of the priests for an application form.  Costs £145 and is for servers aged 10 to 15 years.