SATURDAY 18th 6.00pm: People of the Parish SUNDAY 19th 11.00

6.00pm: People of the Parish
11.00am: Kath and Mick Connolly
9.30am: Paddy Hanrahan (sick)
10.15am: Funeral Service for Kevin Entwistle
9.30am: Mary Harris RIP
THURSDAY 23rd – St George, Patron of England
9.30am: Reginald Cavanagh RIP
5.00pm: Reception of Thomas Bernard Walsh
9.45am: Requiem Mass for Thomas Bernard Walsh
No service
6.00pm: Graham Raggett
11.00am: People of the Parish
Please pray for the sick, especially Janet Ashburne, Cathy Morrow, Jane Sexton, Susan Jepson,
Christine Phinn, Ruth Campbell, John and Eileen Hanton, Gerard Kelly, Laura Latham, Agnes
Morton, Noreen Griffin, Marion Zgoda, Fr Terry Tolan, Julia Stuart, Josie Thackery, Sheila Hurst,
Mary Mumford, Lee Murphy (Consett), James Salt and those who have no-one to pray for them.
Saturday 18th: Chris Orange, Mary Regan
Sunday 19th: Jan Royan, Angela Peterson
Saturday 25th: Mary Regan, Rachel Slade
Sunday 26th: Angela Peterson, Diane Vernon
SACRAMENT OF RECONCILIATION: Saturday 5.30 - 5.55pm.
RECENTLY DEAD: Kevin Entwistle, Thomas Bernard Walsh
WELCOME to Freddie Stephen Robinson, son of Adam and Katy, and to Ruby Fearn Harris,
daughter of Neil and Maris, who will both be baptised this Sunday.
CONGRATULATIONS to Fr. May, who celebrated the 65th anniversary of his ordination last
Thursday, 16th April.
Monday 20th
Baptism Preparation at 6.00pm in the Parish Room.
Wednesday 22nd:
OVER 60s: last week discussions on the Eastertide Services and the pros and cons of mobility
scooters took place, everyone participating. NO meeting this week.
MEDJUGORJE PRAYER GROUP: 7.00 pm in the Parish Room. All welcome.
Thursday 23rd
Scripture Study in the Parish Room at 10.00am. Everyone welcome.
Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament in the Parish Room from 12.00noon until 6.00pm.
VOLUNTEERS are needed to help keep our church clean. Anyone who can spare a couple of hours
on alternative Wednesday mornings, please contact Mary or Anne Regan. Many hands make
light(er) work!
APF Red Mission Boxes will be emptied during April.
MALTBY CATHOLIC CLUB: we still call on interested parishioners to join the membership of the
Catholic Club and those who can spare a few hours a week to join the Committee. The Committee
is reserved for baptised Catholics. So, please, let us preserve what is ours, please let Fr. John
know if you are interested.
100 CLUB: the April draw will take place next weekend after the Sunday Mass.
FAITH & LIGHT: hope you all had an enjoyable Easter. We meet next for Mass etc. in a fortnight's
time, on Saturday 2nd May. Enquiries: Alison - 817623.
SCHOOL NEWS: KS2 children took part in an orienteering festival at Wingfield Academy on
Wednesday. To date, our Lenten Fundraising income totals £1,515.00. which will be divided
among the following charities: Bluebell Wood Children’s Hospice, Cancer Research and St.
Bernard’s Lesotho Appeal.
MAY DAY TREK FOR CAFOD: if you would like to sponsor Fr. Don on his 16 mile May Day Trek,
please sign the form at the back of church.
HALLAM DIOCESAN PILGRIMAGE TO LOURDES: 28th – 3rd July 2015, £625 pp fully inclusive.
Please see the notice in the porch. Booking forms are available from the sacristy.
TEACHING VACANCIES: please see the notice board in the porch.
ROSARIES FOR RANBY: if anyone has a spare rosary to donate to a prisoner at Ranby Prison,
please put it in the box provided at the back of church.
GENERAL ELECTION 2015: The Bishops have written a joint letter to all Catholics in England and
Wales encouraging us to participate and vote in the election and offering some key issues and
questions for reflection on where candidates stand. Copies will be available on Sunday 1 st March
and can be obtained with other information, at that time, from the Bishops’ Conference website Please read the letter and encourage others to do the same.