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Newsletter 9th August 2015

The Parish of Our Lady of Lourdes and St Bernadette

323 Main Street Larbert FK5 4EU

Tel: 01324 553250   


Parish Priest: Rev John McInnes BD

Our Lady of Lourdes and St Bernadette’s is a parish of the

Roman Catholic Archdiocese of St Andrews and Edinburgh, a charity registered in Scotland  number SC008540


Saturday 8th Mem: St Dominic 9.30am  [ John Mochan]
                                                 6.30pm [ Parish ]
Sunday 9th : 19th  in OT Yr.B   10.30am Mass  [ Get Well Mass for Charlie Bradley and his sister Bernadette]
                                                11.45am Baptism of Finn Michael Clezy
Tuesday 11th Mem: St Clare  1pm Funeral Service for the late Rachel Roncone followed by interment at Larbert Cemetery.
                                              7.30pm.Mass [ Christopher Watson]
Wednesday 12th 9.30am Mass [ Gloria Cannon]
Thursday 13th  9.30am Mass [Get Well Mass for Bernadette McMurray & Charlie Bradley]
Friday 14th Mem: Maximilian Kolbe  9.30am Mass [ C. Fox ]
Saturday 15th Solemnity of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary [This is NOT a holy day of obligation this year]   9.30am [ Sp.Int.]
                               6.30pm Vigil [ Parish]
Special Collection for African Missions and Holy Places after Vigil and Morning Masses 15th / 16th August
Sunday 16th :  20th  in OT Yr.B  10.30am Mass. [Agnes Watson ]
Rosary before Tuesday evening Mass and after other week-day Masses.
Confessions: Saturday 10-10.15am and  6-6.15pm
Collection for 2nd August  
Parish £ 596.53                   Thank you for your generosity
The Columban Fathers write……Please pass on my thanks to your parishioners who supported the appeal for our Columban Missions so generously. With renewed thanks and prayers, Fr Gerry Markey.
Goodbye to Fr Alex Longs OSA who returns home on Friday 14th . Fr Alex thoroughly enjoyed his time with us and looks forward to future visits. Thank you for making him feel so welcome !
Sunday 30th August  11.45am Baptism of Carla Robertson.
Wednesday 2nd  Pope Francis is challenging us to find new ways of proclaiming the Gospel of Christ to our contemporary society.  Archbishop Cusley has arranged a seminar on the subject with experts in the field of communications from 7-9pm at Gillis Centre.  Fr John plans to attend and would be happy to take 2-3 parishioners wishing to join the discussions.  Please speak to him asap if you’d like to go.
Sunday 6th: National Pilgrimage to Carfin A list is at the back of the Church for anyone young or old, who wishes to attend so please add your name to this as soon as possible.
Sunday 13th : National Youth Pilgrimage 2015  This year the pilgrimage is in celebration of consecrated life and will be a walk from St Mary’s, Haddington beginning at 11.45am and then on to Nunraw Abbey [6mls approx.]  with Mass at 3pm. See poster for details.
Sunday 20th  2-4 pm at St Patrick’s, Edinburgh: Annual Pilgrimage to pray for the beatification of The Venerable Margaret Sinclair.
Sunday 27th Annual Retreat – SAVE THE DATE  The annual retreat this year will take place at Schoenstatt.  It is a whole day retreat from approximately 10.30am till Mass around 4.00pm.  Everyone is welcome but we extend a special invitation to our younger people. It will be a relaxing day, with something for everyone.
Looking Ahead
CHURCH ORGANISTS  Is there anyone out there willing to lend a hand [or indeed 2 hands !]  and play at Saturday Vigil and Sunday morning Masses ?  Please speak to John McGaffney or Fr John if you can help.  Thank you.

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