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Mass intentions week beginning 10th February

Saturday: People of the Parish
Sunday: Joan Power, Anniversary
Monday: Ming, Des Brogan & Family, Special Intention
Tuesday: Philip Flannigan, Anniversary
Wednesday: Jimmy Duffy, Anniversary
Thursday: Gloria Mann, Anniversary
Friday: Mary Fairbairn, Recently Deceased

YOUTH ALPHA!
We are taking a break from Youth Alpha for the February Holidays, however, we would appreciate your prayers for the course and the young people attending. Thank you.

International Mass and Bring and Share Potluck Supper
Following on from last year’s International Mass and Bring and Share Potluck Supper, which was enjoyed by everyone, we are planning to repeat this on 2nd March, 6pm. Please save the date for this parish celebration of unity in diversity. For more information or to find out how you can get involved please speak to Nuala Gormley, Fr Martin or Sally.

Thanks so much to everyone who took part in our mapping exercise. You will see both of our trees have filled up nicely. Unfortunately, the emails don’t seem to be working so if you would like to receive email information please contact Sally on leith.pastoral.associate@gmail.com
And do feel free to keep adding your flags to the tree.

Family Mass and Parish Eco event, Sunday 24th February
Fair trade snacks…unveiling of new artwork in the hall…plus presentations and discussion on being a more sustainable and environmentally friendly parish. ALL VERY WELCOME

Altar Servers There are forms in the Sacristy to be filled out and handed back to either Stephanie or Fr Martin. Please can all parents ensure that these are handed in by the 17th February, in a sealed envelope with your child’s name on it. Thank you.
CMS Plan Talk
Monday 18th February at 7.30 pm in the meeting room. Refreshments provided. Everyone welcome
RACE NIGHT FUNDRAISER, SATURDAY, 23 FEBRUARY 2019
IN AID OF ST. CATHERINE’S CONVENT, SR AELRED’S PROJECT
We are raising funds for the above project which see’s the Convent feed and help clothe approx. 200 individuals per day.
Tickets for this are available at the back of the church after Mass £5 includes a hot snack of pie & beans.
If you would like to Sponsor a Race the cost is £25 per race.
If you would like to Sponsor a Horse the cost is £3 each
Donations for raffle would be appreciated.

Leith Churches Together Meeting,
Wednesday, 13th February. St Andrews Church, starting with Light Lunch from 12:30pm followed by the service. All welcome.

The Enabling Church Course, Helping you become a Church where disabled people belong. See Poster notice board for more information

JPIC Quotation ‘We are all responsible for the protection and care of the environment . This responsibility knows no boundaries’

“Is leadership too important to be left to leaders?”
Jesuit Missions welcomes Fr Xavier Jeyaraj SJ, to Lauriston Jesuit Centre on Monday 25th February at 7:30pm to speak about how we can respond to the challenges of social justice, Care of Creation and leadership from an Ignatian perspective. Free event. All Welcome See poster.

DATES FOR YOUR DIARY
Wednesday, 13th February Leith Churches Together Lunchtime Service, Leith St Andrews
Sunday, 17th February, Remembering Service, St John Baptist Corstorphine, see poster
Monday, 18th February, Plan Talk 7.30pm
Saturday, 23rd February, Race night to raise funds for (Sr, Aelred’s Project), St Catherine’s Convent.
Sunday, 24th February Family Mass and Parish Eco event
Monday, 25th February, Fr Xavier Jeyaraj SJ, Lauriston Centre 7.30-9pm See Poster
Friday, 1st March, World Day of Prayer
Saturday 2nd March, International Mass and Potluck Supper 6pm
Saturday/Sunday 9th/10th March Sp. Collection
Tuesday 5th & 12th March Bethany’s Passing the Baton see notice board
Oblate Lourdes Pilgrimage, 14-19th September, 2019 see poster for more info
More information to follow on all of the above.

 

 

 

 

 

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