Pastoral Council on Monday for our first 2020 gathering. Despite travel problems there was a very good attendance.
Lenten Project 2020 will be for Haiti. 12 Jan 2010 the devastating earthquake occurred. On 10th Anniversary, we will be able to work with Passionists on the ground. Fr Rick, C.P. is both a priest and a doctor. St Joseph’s has reached out before to Haiti and some of our parishioners who lived there for four years have agreed to assist.
A Pilgrimage to Sacré-Coeur Basilica on Sat. 14th Mar. – this our Lenten day retreat.
A Pilgrimage to Italy in the footsteps of St Paul of the Cross will take place in 2021 as 300th Anniversary of the foundation of the Passionists begins in November this year.
5th Conversation in a series that began on 9 Dec 2018 will be on Sunday, 1st Mar at 1.30 p.m. in the Hall. Please put this in your diary as an important date. Gretchen and Fabrice will be Facilitators. Gretchen will be at a Facilitators’ meeting in Ireland, 1-2 Feb.
Mardi Gras on 22 Feb tickets on sale.
A programme of Liturgies for Lent, Holy Week and Easter is being prepared.
Security at St Joseph’s was reviewed.
Hall and Kitchen painting and upgrade being sought. Please help if you can.
Passionist Provincial Chapter in June 2020 will be prepared for by a General Curia Visitation 21-23 March. General Visitor can be spoken to that weekend.
The Minutes will have full report. 24 Feb next Pc meeting. (Aidan)
CCD/Marymount Confirmation Retreat, Sat 25 Jan at Eglise St Augustin. Mass of Enrolment, St Joseph’s next day, 11 am.
Bible Study, Wed. 22nd Jan at 10.30 a.m.
YAM Welcome Back, Hall 19 Jan 1.30 pm
Collection 12 Jan: € 3,056.12; ADP: € 217
La Quête: € 0
Mardi Gras at St Joseph’s, Sat 22 Feb,7.30 pm See Posters. Tickets on sale. Please support.
Ash Wed, 26 Feb. Mass: 8.30 am, 12 noon & 8.00 p.m. with distribution of Ashes
CCD 1st Reconciliation, Sat 7th Mar, 11.30 am.
Praise and Worship, 15 March at 3 p.m.
St Patrick’s Day Mass, 17 Mar. 8.30, 11.00 am
St Joseph’s Day Mass 19 Mar: 8.30 am; 7.30 pm
Pilgrimage St Baume/Cotignac, 17/19 April
RCIA meeting 23rd Jan 2020 at 8 p.m.
ACWO St Clotilde tour on Tues deferred
Potluck lunch, 6 Feb, 12 pm, Hall. All Welcome
Thanks to you for keeping all going during these difficult days for getting around Paris.