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Mon, September 23, 2019

Bulletin

Sunday 17th February 2019. Sixth Sunday of the Year (C)
Mass: 10.00am & 5.00pm
Children’s Liturgy (10.00am)
 
Monday 18th February
Mass: 9.30am
 
Wednesday 19th February   
Rosary 9.15am
Mass: 9.30amam
 
Wednesday 20th February
Mass 9.30am
 
Thursday 21st February
Mass: 9.30am
 
Friday 22nd February  
Rosary 9.15am
Mass: 9.30am
Chair of St Peter the Apostle—Feast
 
Saturday 23rd February   
Mass 9.30am
Memorial of St Polycarp
(Vigil Mass of the 7th Sunday of the Year. 5.00pm)
 
 
Parish Finance
Last weekend’s income was:
Offertory Collection: £463.00 & 2nd Collection: £223.00. Many thanks once again to all parishioners for your continuous financial help to the parish and to the Archdiocese.
 
Sacrament of Confirmation February 2019
The Confirmation of the P7 schoolchildren (of St Martin’s Primary School, Renton, St Mary’s Primary School, Alexandria and St Ronan’s Primary School, Bonhill) comes up here in our parish St Martin of Tours Parish, Renton on 19th February 2019. We are looking forward to welcoming the Archbishop, Most Rev Philip Tartaglia, our P7 Children, their parents and sponsors, their friends and all parishioners to this great event. You are all invited, after the Mass, to the hall for a “wee” cup of tea/coffee and a cake for the celebration. Please don’t miss it.
 
The Flourish (February Edition)
The February edition of The Flourish, the Archdiocesan newspaper is available. Please collect your copy from the back of the church.
 
PPC Meeting
Our first PPC meeting for the year 2019 comes up on the Monday 25th February in the Chapel House at 7pm. New members welcome.
 
Lourdes—200 Club
The 200 Club is set up to help fund pilgrims to Lourdes and there are lots of spaces for new members--£1 per month for a chance to win—Remember, “you’ve got to be in to win it”.
 
Youth Mass
This Sunday, 17th February our youth group will lead the 5pm Mass. After Mass there will be pizza and chips in the hall for all the youth (no one is too old to be young!). Our youth group meeting will start at 6.30pm after pizza. Our next youth Mass will be on 17th March. We hope to welcome you there.
 
St Aloysius’ Garnethill
RCSM Scottish Voices, part of the worldwide Royal School of Church Music, is an adult choir which draws together some of the most accomplished and experienced church musicians across Scotland to sing services six times a year in a variety of cathedrals, abbeys and churches around Scotland. A sung vigil Mass will take place at  St Aloysius’ Church, 25 Rose Street, Garnethill, Glasgow G3 6RE, on Saturday 23rd February at 5.45pm.
 
The Spiritans
The Spiritans (Holy Ghost Fathers) in St Columba of Iona Parish would like to invite you to celebrate with us the Feast of Our co-founder Venerable Francis Mary Paul Libermann CSSp and Blessed Daniel Brottier CSSp on Saturday the 23rd of February 2019 at St Columba's Church, 74 Hopehill Road, G20 7HH. The programme begins with Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament at 3:30pm, followed by Rosary, Prayers and Talk, Benediction and the Vigil Mass of Sunday at 4.30pm. There will be the veneration of relics of Blessed Daniel Brottier after Mass. 
 
Our Lady & St Marks Annual Holiday
Giants Causway 2nd September – 6th September
£299.00 Pick up at OLSM staying at Inishowen Gateway Hotel Buncrana Co Donegal.See notice board for more info… Contact Liz 07522467725 or Bridie 07505376148.
 
Pope Francis – A Man of his Word            
Hope is the Universal message. With Pope Francis visiting the UAE, now is the perfect time to experience Pope Francis: A Man of His Word.  Follow him as he travels the world speaking to those in need and delivering a message of hope. St Helen’s Church, 32 Langside Avenue, G41 2QS on 26th February at 7.15pm for prayers, followed by the film.  Tickets cost £5 and are available from St Helen’s.  Alternatively, you can view the film on 25th February at 7.30pm at The Vue Cinema, Provan Road, G34 9DL. Tickets £10 from www.eventbrite.co.uk or from Pauline Books and Media, Glasgow. 
 
SPUC Dumbarton Quiz Night 
SPUC’s annual quiz night will be held on Friday 1st March in St. Patrick’s Church hall. Doors open 7.30 for 8pm start. Tickets priced £3 are available by calling Ian on 07914515376 or 01389 731509
 
Pilgrimage to Knock 17th June 2019
Fully escorted Pilgrimage to Knock Shrine, Ireland, 17th June 2019. £649.00 pp sharing. Price includes flight with 10kg hand luggage, from Edinburgh, transfers in Ireland, 4 nights’ in Knock House Hotel with full Irish Breakfast each morning and 4 Course Dinner each evening. All entertainment, excursions and guided tours included. WCHR rooms on request. Single room supplement £100. Contact Patricia on 01268 762 278 or 07740 175557 or email knockpilgrimages@gmail.com. Knock Pilgrimages is a member of the Travel Trust Association and is fully protected by ATOL T7613.
 
Archdiocese of Glasgow Lourdes Pilgrimage
The annual pilgrimage to Lourdes, which is led by Archbishop Philip Tartaglia, will take place from 12th - 19th July 2019. Travel is by air from Glasgow. For enquiries please contact Joe Walsh Tours on 0141 530 5060 or e-mail info@joewalshtours.co.uk  Sick/Assisted pilgrims should contact Mrs Agnes Findlay, 5 Crofthead Drive, Lennoxtown G66 7HP, tel. 01360 312676. 
 
SCIAF’s WEE BOX 6K Family Fun Run
This will take place on 4th May 2019 at Strathclyde Country Park - 10am for 11am run start. Let’s unite to end poverty. Millions of people around the world continue to struggle to support themselves and their families because of extreme poverty, war and natural disasters. Your entry fee and sponsorship will help fund our life changing work. Every step you take will bring someone living in poverty a step closer to supporting themselves and living with dignity. Whether you’re old or young, running or walking, with family, friends or going solo, SCIAF’s WEE BOX 6K Family Fun Run can help raise money so the poorest can survive and thrive. Sign up online at www.sciaf.org.uk to show solidarity with people in need around the world.
 
Please pray for:
 
Sick and the House Bound
Kathleen Rainey
 
Recently dead
Elizabeth McGuigan                           Margaret McGall                 Dennis Harkins
 
Anniversary
Dennis Harkins
 
 
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