Welcome back to CCD today!
Post-Confirmation Group: 18 Nov 9.30 a.m.
CCD ‘Pop-Up’ office near front door is the weekend office, not the glass office.
Marriage Preparation ended on Tuesday evening. Congratulations to the couples who received their certificates and to the great young couple who led the sessions.
RCIA 2018 – 2019: No session this Thursday.
Collections 11 Nov.: € 2,197.52; ADP: € 208
Feasts: Wed: Presentation of Our Lady; Thurs: St Cecilia; Fri: Pope St Clement I; St Colomban; Sat: Martyrs of Vietnam.
Baptism Preparation Sat 1st Dec. at 11 a.m.
Kiswahili Mass, Sun, 18 Nov at 2.30 p.m.
Feed the Homeless: Sat, 1 Dec. at 10.00 am. Collecting SCARVES, GLOVES, MONKEY CAPS, TOILETRIES to brighten up Christmas.
Masses from St Joseph’s: click ‘Follow Mass Here’ on website; YouTube ‘stjoeparis.com’
Names on November Altar List of Dead will be prayed for at all Masses until end of Nov.
Greetings to our American Parishioners and to all celebrating THANKSGIVING on Thursday, 22nd November.
Two that I am putting on the agenda:
- Financial Statement to the Parish;
With fewer priests assigned here by Passionist Provincial, do you wish for even closer Laity /Passionist partnership? Your view on what number of priests needed for Passionist community is important and will be influential.
Parish Pastoral Council: Meetings on 26 Nov. and 17 Dec. beginning at 7.30 p.m. Part of Nov Agenda will be preparing for Parish Meeting. Each Ministry please try to be represented.
Bible Study: Wed. 21 November at 10.30 a.m. with Thanksgiving celebration after study.
Advent Parish Retreat: 8 Dec. 10 am – 2 p.m.
CCD First Reconciliation Sat. 15 Dec, 11.30 am.
Christmas Carol Service & CCD Pageant Sun, 16 Dec at 3 p.m. Parish Christmas Social in the Hall afterwards. Irish College Carol Service, 8 Dec at 5 p.m. Christmas Cards now on sale.
Christmas Mass Times: 24 Dec. 8.30 a.m.
Christmas Eve: 5.30, 7.30 & 10 p.m.
Christmas Day: 11 a.m. [No Evening Mass]
Confessions Christmas Eve: 11.30 – 12.30 and 4 – 5 p.m. Penance Service 8 pm, Tues. 18 Dec.
Welcome to Fr Anthony O’Leary, C.P., known to many, who has come among us for two weeks.