Sunday 22nd April 2018

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
Churches: St. Mary of the Angels & St. Clare, Elbow St, Levenshulme, M19 3P
St. Richard, Sutcliffe Avenue, Longsight, M12 5TN
Resident at St. Mary’s Presbytery: Canon David Ryder – Tel. 0161 225 9840 Chaplain Central M/c General Hospitals & Fr.Laurence Gambella, Tel. 0161 224 1895 Asst. Priest & Hospital Chaplain.

FOURTH SUNDAY OF EASTER
“Good Shepherd” Sunday
“Stay with us, Lord, on our Journey”

MASS TIMES DURING THE WEEK

SUNDAY 22nd APRIL
9.30am Mass at St. Richard’s.
11.00am Mass at St. Mary’s

MONDAY 23rd APRIL
9.15am Mass at St. Richard’s

TUESDAY 24th APRIL
9.15am Mass in St. Mary’s Primary School Only

WEDNESDAY 25th APRIL
9.15am Mass at St. Richard’s

THURSDAY 26th APRIL
9.30am Mass at St. Mary’s

FRIDAY 27th APRIL
9.15am Mass at St. Richard’s

SATURDAY 28th APRIL
11.00am Mass at St. Mary’s
5.00pm Vigil Mass at St. Richard’s
6.30pm Vigil Mass at St. Mary’s

CONFESSIONS
Saturday 11.30am – 12noon at St. Mary’s
Saturday 4.30pm – 4.50pm at St. Richard’s

Feasts of the Week
Monday 23rd April: SAINT GEORGE,
MARTYR, PATRON OF ENGLAND.
Tuesday 24th April: Saint Adalbert
Wednesday 25th April: Saint Mark, Evangelist
Saturday 28th April: Saint Peter Chanel, Priest & Martyr

Pray for the Sick and Housebound and those who are known to you especially Paddy Moore, Rose, Mary & John McElhill, Owen Bartlett, Carl McGlynn, Sheila Phillips, Paula Halfpenny, Alex Roberts, Niall Henderson, Margaret Timoney, Pauline Thomas, James Toh, Barbara Latter and Willie Cronin. 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. Colin Hennessey, Mary Donnelly, Richard McDonagh, Joe Prendergast, Helen Lukas, Betty Smith, Rose Egan, Sr. Teresa Ryan, Sr. Marie Carrick
Let your face shine upon those whose anniversaries are at this time. Fr. Pat Keane, Doris O’Keefe, Michael Le Riche, Mary Thomas, Amanda Kelly.

Birthday Remembrance: (100th) Mary Dolan

Priests’ Training Fund: This weekend there will be a second collection for the work of the Ecclesiastical Education Fund,
which supports the training of priests for the Diocese of Salford. Private donations are also accepted towards the education of our future priests. All cheques to be made payable to ‘Ecclesiastical Education Fund.’

VOCATIONS WEEKEND FOR YOUNG WOMEN 20s/30s
Theme: Discerning God’s Call in my life
Dates: 25th-27th May 2018 Location: Liverpool
The weekend is organized by the sisters, Faithful Companions of Jesus (FCJ). There will be input from the FCJ sisters on different aspects of vowed life, and time for prayer, reflection and discussion with other young women who are also considering a vacation to religious life. It’s an opportunity to live community life for a weekend and meet some sisters!
For more information contact Sr. Lynne fcJ at lynnefcj@hotmail.com or visit website www.fcjsisters.org.

PILGRIMAGE TO FATIMA: Celebrate the 101st Anniversary of Fatima this November with fellow pilgrims from the diocese. Departing 5th November, spend 4 nights in a 4* hotel on a half board basis. Flights included from Manchester. Early bird offer of £535 available until 4th May 2018. To find out more visit aglowpilgrimages.com/fatima or call 0800 689 4792. See poster with full details including Itinerary at the back of church.

CLEANER REQUIRED FOR ST. RICHARD’S R.C. PRIMARY SCHOOL: 16 hours per week, 2.45pm to 6.00pm Monday to Friday, all year round. Temporary contract initially to 31.12.2018 with possibility of becoming permanent. Salary Grade 1, Scale Point 7 £15,420 pro-rata. Closing date: 12noon Friday 4th May 2018. Shortlisting: Friday 4th May – you will be contacted by telephone if you are shortlisted. Interview date: Wednesday 9th May 2018. Application forms available from the school office. C.V.s cannot be accepted. Tel. 0161 224 5552. E-mail: admin@st-richards.manchester.sch.uk Completed paper applications should be returned to the Chair of Governors Fr. M. Dever, St. Richard’s Presbytery, Sutcliffe Avenue, Longsight, M12 5TN.

ST. MARY’S SOCIAL CENTRE is available for parties and other celebratory functions including a fully licensed bar. Contact Jenny Jones on 07538 474 321 for full details.
BINGO every Sunday evening in St. Mary’s Social Centre. Bingo starts at 8pm. Come along and join us for a fun filled evening

Items for the newsletter including Mass Intentions can be left at the Parish Office Tel. 0161 248 8836 or emailed to info@stmaryslevenshulme.co.uk by Thursday midday. The weekend newsletter is published on Friday mornings!