PARISH OF SAINT ROBERT OF NEWMINSTER
Parish Priest: Fr. Michael Dever – Tel. 0161 224 1498
Resident at St. Richard’s Presbytery, Sutcliffe Avenue, Longsight, M12 5TN
St. Mary of the Angels & St. Clare Church, Elbow St, Levenshulme, M19 3PY
St. Richard Church, Sutcliffe Avenue, Longsight, M12 5TN
Resident at St. Mary’s Presbytery: Fr. Laurence Gambella, Tel. 0161 224 1895 Asst. Priest & Hospital Chaplain.
FIFTEENTH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME
“Stay with us, Lord, on our Journey”
TIMES OF MASS AND SERVICES
15th – 21st July 2018
Saturday Vigil Mass in St. Richard’s at 5.00pm
Saturday Vigil Mass in St. Mary’s at 6.30pm
Sunday Mass in St. Richard’s at 9.30am
Sunday Mass in St. Mary’s at 11.00am
Monday Mass in St. Richard’s at 9.15am
Tuesday Mass in St. Mary’s at 9.30am
Tuesday St. Mary’s School Leavers Mass at 6.30pm
Wednesday Mass in St. Richard’s at 9.15am
Thursday Mass in St. Mary’s at 9.30am
Friday Mass in St. Richard’s at 9.15am
Friday Funeral Mass at St. Mary’s at 11.00am
for Adorina Woronycz.
Saturday Mass in St. Mary’s at 11.00am
After Morning Mass on Saturday at St. Mary’s
Before Vigil Mass on Saturday evening at St. Richard’s
between 4.30pm – 4.50pm
Feasts of the Week
Monday 16th July: OUR LADY OF MOUNT CARMEL,
Principal Patron of the Diocese.
Thursday 19th July: Saint John Plessington, Priest & Martyr
Friday 20th July: Saint Apollinaris, Bishop & Martyr
Saturday 21st July: Saint Lawrence of Brindisi, Priest & Doctor
Pray for the Sick and Housebound and those who are known to you especially Alan Mullahy, Seamus Gallogly, Nellie O’Dowd, Philip Snape, Owen Bartlett, Carl McGlynn, Sheila Phillips, Paula Halfpenny, Alex Roberts, Niall Henderson, Margaret Timoney, Pauline Thomas, Joe Toth. May the Good Lord strengthen and comfort them. Pray also for all who care for the sick.
Grant eternal rest to those who have died recently.
Adorina Woronycz, Pauline Barrett, Tony Howley
Let your face shine upon those whose anniversaries are at this time. Margaret McDermott, Sheila Whittle, Louise Cosgrove
Eternal rest grant unto them O Lord, and let perpetual light shine upon them. May they rest in peace. Amen.
SCHOOL LEAVERS – Next Thursday, 19th July Year 6 pupils will be leaving St. Richard’s Primary School and St. Mary’s Year 6 pupils on Friday, 20th July. We wish them well in their new schools. The jump from primary to secondary education is always a major change. We hope that our boys and girls will look back fondly on their time at St. Richard’s and St. Mary’s. On Tuesday evening, 17th July, there will be a Thanksgiving Mass held at St. Mary’s Church at 6.30pm. Everyone is invited.
ST. RICHARD’S SUMMER FAIR 2018
Many thanks to everyone who donated items for the various stalls, especially the tremendous response from St. Richard’s School. Thank you also to those who came along, those who organised the fair and everyone who helped and worked so hard on the day. The magnificent amount of £3,120.79 was raised.
REGULAR USER GROUPS AT ST. MARY’S
The groups below will be finishing for their summer holidays on the following dates: Date Finish Date Resume
Little Angels Group 18th July Wed. 5th Sept
Active Retirement Group 19th July Thurs. 6th Sept.
I.C.C. Social Group 24th July Tues. 11th Sept.
Set Dancing Group 25th July Wed. 5th Sept
Tom Cliff Classes 3rd Aug. Tues. 11th Sept.
Please note the following groups will still be available each week.
Line Dancing every Monday from 8pm and 10pm (Main Hall)
Bingo Night every Sunday from 8.00pm (Lounge Area)
YOUTH PILGRIMAGE TO ROME 2019
The pilgrimage will be led by Bishop John and will run from 16th February until 23rd February 2019. The pilgrimage is available for over 18s. The cost of the pilgrimage is £690 which includes flights, full board accommodation and insurance. For further information please phone Tracey Ward on 0161 817 2222 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
BINGO held every Sunday at 8pm in the parish social centre.
ST. RICHARD’S COFFEE MORNING held each Wednesday in the Sacristy after the 9.15am Mass.
LEGION OF MARY GROUP meet every Thursday in St. Mary’s Meeting Room after the morning Mass.
Please take a copy of the bulletin home to remind you of the times of services and events during the coming week, and please take a copy to anyone you know who is sick or housebound.
Items for the newsletter including Mass Intentions can be left at the Parish Office Tel. 0161 248 8836 or emailed to email@example.com by Thursday midday. The weekend newsletter is published on Friday mornings!