PARISH OF OUR LADY IMMACULATE, WHITSTABLE CT5 2DY

with St.Joseph’s, Chestfield CT5 3LD

 

Parish Priest

:

Rev. Father Kevin St.Aubyn

 

Presbytery

:

37, Kingsdown Park, Whitstable. CT5 2DE

Tel:272758

Permanent Deacon

:

Rev. Dan Mulcahy

 

Address

:

Willow Cottage, Ridgeway, Chestfield. CT5 3JT

Tel:792660

Parish Social Centre

:

15a, Castle Road, Whitstable. CT5 2DY

 

Parish Social Centre

:

Custodian/Bookings: Mrs. Annemarie McCabe

07928 717226

Gift Aid Organiser

:

David Wiles      <SouthwarkCCTwin@aol.com>

 

Safeguarding Representative

Health & Safety Representative

:

:

Mrs. Sorcha Jull        sorcha.m.jull@hotmail.co.uk

Mrs. Lesley Wiles

07947 838330

07594485503

e-mail address

Parish website

Diocesan website

EWTN Catholic TV: 

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For e-mail enquiries please see website

www.rcourladywhitstable.org.uk

www.rcsouthwark.co.uk

Sky Channel  589

To be submitted please by 7.30pm on Wednesday

 

 

TWENTIETH  SUNDAY OF THE YEAR: Cycle A                                                                    17th August 2014                                    

MASS INTENTIONS & SERVICES                                                                                                  

 

SATURDAY: (First Mass of Sunday)

 6.00: All our Parishioners

SUNDAY : 

  8.30: (Chestfield): Private Intention

10.30: Montague and Norah Pledger, RIP

MONDAY:

 9.00: Eucharistic Service

TUESDAY:

   9:40: Morning Prayer                                                                                                               

10.00: Susan Eatock Family Intentions

WEDNESDAY: St. Bernard, Abbott & Doctor

6.00pm: Florence Cornell, RIP

THURSDAY: St. Pius X, Pope

 9.00: Holy Souls (Fr. White)

ADORATION OF THE BLESSED SACRAMENT:

                             9.30 – 12.00 only.

 

HYMNS:   22  :  530  :  380

HOLY, HOLY:  470  

         

FRIDAY: Queenship of the Blessed Virgin Mary

  9.40 : Morning Prayer

10.00 : In Thanksgiving (Oakely)

 

SATURDAY:St. Rose of Lima, Virgin. LATIN MASS

11.00: Welfare of Peter Cathcart

 

     CONFESSIONS: 11.30-12.00 :  5.30-5.45

       

Next weekend:

  6.00: All our Parishioners

  8.30: (Chestfield): Private Intention

10.30: Mary Rowe & Family (Willey)

 

TEAS AND COFFEES: this week will be provided by the BARBER FAMILY and next week by the KIRKUP FAMILY. Could I please encourage more families or groups to come forward to volunteer on a regular basis. One kind offer has been received but more welcome. Please speak to Annemarie or myself.

 

CATHOLIC PAPERS: Both the Universe and Catholic Times are £1.30.  The August issue of “The Pilgrim” is now on sale price 50p.

 

EVENING PRAYER OF THE CHURCH: is now being recited at 5:30pm in church Monday to Friday.

 

SICK: Your kind prayers are asked for the sick and housebound of our parish including, Jo Woodbine,  Josephine Godfrey, Katherine Harris, Mary Churchley, George Somerset, Ronnie Haines, Sylvia Hale, Keggy Diamond, Eileen Churchley, Frances Alderson,  Geoff Barrett, Tom O’Sullivan, Oscar O’Sullivan, Nicholas Watson, Catherine Drury, Ivy Austen, Ann Gilheaney, Cecil Humphery-Smith, Jennifer Somerset, Phil  Willis, Pauline Summers, Alan James, Laura Blazier, Colin Hadley, Jim Wright, Gerard Ussher-Smith, Madeleine Matthews, Diarmuid O’Sullivan, Brenda Vernon, Reita Mugford and Mike Kavanagh.

 

LATELY DEAD: as advised last week, the death has occurred of  ELLEN HURLEY. Ellen’s funeral will take place at Thanet Crematorium this Friday 22nd August at 12 o’clock.  We offer our condolences to her family who live in the north of England. “Eternal rest grant unto her, O Lord, and let perpetual light shine upon her. Amen.”

 

ANNIVERSARIES: Please remember in your prayers, Canon John O’Friel, Collette Everatt, George Everett, George Lee, Annie Simpson, Mary Dalton, Tony Lilley, Christina Sullivan, Norah Harman, Patrick Cavanagh, John “Jackie” Ryan, Aubrey Bishop, Michael Walsh, “Trudie” Clarke, Bridget Curry, Patrick Gallagher, “Vincie” Andrews and Ray Harman  whose anniversaries occur about this time.

 

FINANCE: Thank you for your weekly offertories:

Mass

 6.00 

8.30

10.30

TOTAL

  TOTAL COLLECTED

GIFT-AIDED

   NON G/A

Attendance

  89

 63

190

342

£996.95

    £714.52

    £282.43

 

CHURCH CARERS: JENNIFER AUSTIN and MAUREEN GAMES.

 

POOR BOX : the sum of £200 has been donated to Housing Justice from the Poor Box.

 

QUIZ NIGHT : Saturday, 27th September at 7.30pm with  Ploughman’s Supper. Tickets £6.00 on sale from next weekend,  23/24th August. Please provide your own alcoholic drinks.

 

CAMPAIGN ADMINISTRATION ASSISTANT: the Clergy Support Fund Campaign is looking to recruit a Campaign Administration Assistant on a fixed term basis until December 2015. Based in Southwark, this is an administrative job which involves a large amount of data input.  IT literacy and attention to detail are the most important attributes. Hours:  up to 17.5 per week – actual days/times to be mutually agreed. Occasional weekend / evening work may also be necessary.  Salary: £9.00 - £10.50 per hour depending on experience; holidays and pension.  If you would like to apply for this job please email your CV to sarah.wood@finance-rcdsouthwark.org. Closing date is Friday 29th August 2014.  

 

THE CATHOLIC CERTIFICATE OF RELIGIOUS STUDIES: the CCRS is designed for people who are engaged in the communication of their Catholic faith, whether directly or indirectly. It is open to catechists, teachers, people involved in liturgical work and other interested adults. For more details about start dates, fees and your nearest centre, visit the CCRS website www.brs-ccrs.org.uk or call 0207 901 1900. Also see poster on church notice boards for further information.

 

DAY OF RENEWAL: at Aylesford Priory, Maidstone on Saturday 6th September from 9.30am until 5pm. Speaker will be Derek William, a lay Catholic Evangelist and Scripture Scholar. For the three contact telephone numbers and more information about the day, see poster on notice board in porch.

 

DIVINE MERCY PILGRIMAGE, AYLESFORD : to be held on Monday Bank Holiday, 25th August from 11.00am – 4.30pm. Led by Bishop Patrick Lynch. For more details please see poster in church porch.

 

A LITTLE INSPIRATION : “I invite all Christians, everywhere, at this very moment, to a renewed personal encounter with Jesus Christ.” Pope Francis,  The Joy of the Gospel 3

 

                                                             May God bless you,

                                                                       

Father Kevin