Mon, September 23, 2019



Parish of St Martin of Tours


331 Main Street, Renton.

G82 4PZ

25th Sunday of the Year (C)

22nd September 2019

Parish Priest: Fr Anthony Ejikeme
Sunday 22nd September 2019
Mass: 10.00am & 5.00pm
Monday 23rd September
Mass: 9.30am
St Pius Pietrelcina—Memorial
Tuesday 24th September  
Rosary: 9.15am
Mass: 9.30am
Wednesday 25th September   
Novena: 9.20am
Mass: 9.30am
Thursday 26th September
Mass: 9.30am
Friday 27th September
Rosary: 9.15am
Mass: 9.30am
St Vincent de Paul—Memorial
Saturday 28th September  
Mass: 9.30am
St Matthew—Feast
(Vigil Mass of 26th Sunday of the Year)
Parish Finance
Last weekend’s income was: Offertory Collection: £474.00.00 2nd Collection: £190.00 (Building Fund). Many thanks to all parishioners for your continuous financial help to the parish and to the Archdiocese. Our second collection this weekend is taken up in support of Mary’s Meals.
The Flourish (September Edition)
The September Edition of The Flourish, the Archdiocesan newspaper is available. Please collect your copy from the back of the church.
Donation(s) for Fr Chido
All those who have any donation(s) for Fr Chido could you please see Tricia Mooney and Margaret McCallion.
October Devotion 2019
Our October devotion begins on Wednesday 2nd  October 2019 at 7.00pm with the Exposition of Blessed Sacrament, Rosary and Benediction. It holds every Monday and Wednesday.
St Martin’s Primary School Masses
Starting from this new academic year, (Sept. 2019—June 2020), and in agreement with the school authority, some of the Masses are now to be said in the school as already indicated in the schedule. Though still on experimental basis.
Mary’s Meals
Mary’s Meals will be visiting our parish this weekend, 21st and 22nd September 2018. They will sell raffle tickets after all the Masses that weekend. Tickets cost £1 each. You can assist by donating any unwanted clothing (including belts/bags/shoes) or household textiles (including curtains/bedding/soft toys)—BUT NOT DUVETS OR PILLOWS. The van will collect textiles after the Sunday morning Masses only!
Extraordinary Mission Month October 2019
October 2019 has been designated an Extraordinary Mission Month. To mark this, the Board of Missio Scotland has approved that Missio be allowed to distribute collection boxes for this year only. You find these boxes in the porch. Could you please take one home, if it is convenient for you, and bring back on 20th October, World Mission Sunday.
SPRED Open Evening
Thank you for your generous contribution to the work of SPRED in our annual special collection.  This will help to sustain and grow SPRED's ministry to our fellow parishioners who have learning or developmental disabilities. The work of SPRED also depends on people becoming involved in a SPRED group…  For those interested in finding out more or who think that SPRED might benefit a family member or friend, there will be an information evening in St. Philomena's parish hall, 1255 Royston Road Glasgow G33 1EH on Wednesday, 25th September at 7 pm. All welcome.
Holy Mass for newly Married Couples
Archbishop Tartaglia will celebrate Holy Mass for the newly married couples of the Archdiocese in Saint Andrew’s Cathedral on Sunday 6th October at 3pm.  All couples of the Archdiocese married during the past few years are invited.
Rachel’s Retreat 
A Rachel's Vineyard retreat for spiritual and emotional healing after abortion will be held north of Glasgow on Tuesday 22nd – Thursday 24th October 2019.  This confidential, supportive retreat is powerful for anyone who has been affected by their own or someone else’s abortion experience. For more information, please call/text Sr Andrea on 07816 942824 or email Rachel via the enquiry form on the website
Please pray for:
… the sick and Housebound of our parish
Recently dead
Colin Hone
Richard O’Malley             Nan McClushion 
Other activities
Confessions: After 9.30a Mass on Saturday &
4.30 - 4.55pm Saturday Evening or on request.
Divine Mercy: 3pm on the 1st Sunday of the Month
 Tel: 01389 758880
Hall Bookings: 01389 756100

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