Last week's collection amounted to : £568.14. Thank you for your generosity.
Of your charity please pray for those who have died recently: Joyce Thorne, Veronica Halstead, and for those whose anniversaries or birthdays are about this time: Kathleen Chamberlain, Michael Grult, Peter and Kathleen Paton, Catherine Allen,Elizabeth Hindle, Dolores Riley, Joan Heap, Susan Rawcliffe, John Kelly, John Holt, Norah Caldwell, Celia Cafferky, Mary Cafferky, Anthony Cafferky.
Future Event for your diary:
Annual New Year Draw: Tickets now available after Sunday Masses. The draw will take place on the weekend of February 23rd. Please give your returned stubs and money directly to Fr. John or place them in a clearly marked envolope in the offertory basket. Tickets to be returned by Friday 22nd February at the latest. Anyone with unwanted Christmas presents that would be suitable as prizes then please bring into church. Proceeds are in aid of St. Marie's building fund.
Annual Quiz on 2018 events: Saturday 23rd February 2019
More details to follow in the new year.
Mission Appeal by the St Patrick's Missionary Society
Fr. Joe Archibong from Nigeria is visiting the parish this weekend, 16th & 17th of February, to make an appeal on behalf of his missionary congregation, the Kiltegan Fathers. After each Mass there will be a retiring collection. We give Fr. Joe a very warm welcome to the parish.
Flowers for the Sanctuary
If you would like to have flowers on the Sanctuary in memory of someone or a special occasion please let Fr. John know. You may, if you wish, put details in an envelope, together with the donation and post it through the presbytery letterbox.