Notices – 28th June 2015

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On the Feast of Saints Peter & Paul we celebrate the Solemnity of the two glorious apostles. Peter, our own Patron Saint, was the first leader of the Church on earth and Paul its greatest missionary. There will be a retiring collection after all Masses for Peter’s Pence.

Parish AGM

Tuesday, 30th June at 7:30pm in the Lower Parish Rooms. Come and hear reports on what has been going on in the Parish during the last year spiritually, pastorally and financially as well updates on the proposals to renew the Porch, Sanctuary and Parish Rooms.

St Peter’s School year-end Mass

The year-end Mass will be celebrated in the school hall on Wednesday 1st July at 9:15am – all welcome. Please note no Mass in church on Wednesday

The St Peter’s & St Gildas’ Sports BBQ

A huge Thank You to everyone who supported the Friends Sports BBQ last Sunday. It was a huge success and enjoyed by all that were there. All the money raised will be going to the St Gildas’ playground fund. So far the profit from the Sports BBQ is 6k with more money still to come in. Thank you all for your help and support, The Friends of St Peter’s and St Gildas’.

Stroud Green Festival

Saturday, 27th, 8pm – The English Pastoral scene (Clare Norburn, soprano) – Cantatas, recorder sonatas and songs
Sunday, 28th, 5.30pm – K’antu Ensemble – Songs & Dances from Spain and the New World.

For full programme and prices go to www.stroudgreenfestival.org.uk

Seeds

Our new monthly Saturday club for people with learning disabilities, their families and friends starts July 4th, 2-4pm at St Peter in Chains school Hall, Elm Grove, N8 9AJ. As well as activities such as dance, drumming and art, there will be refreshments and the opportunity to come together as a community and make new friends. Seeds will then run on the first Saturday of every month. We hope you can join us. Feel free to share the invitation with others and we look forward to seeing you on 4th. Kayte Brimacombe, Mary Halliday & Sue Hessel. (0777 939 4424)

Fund raisers

The Living By Giving Trust – Che Donnelly, caretaker at St Gildas’ School, takes part in the Waterford Marathon on Saturday 27th June to raise money for the Living by Giving Trust. This charity provides respite care for children and vulnerable adults with a range of disabilities and terminal illnesses. It focuses on enabling young people to have life experiences, mainly by taking them away for a week each year to a give them a holiday and to give their parents a well-earned break. You can sponsor Che directly or on www.bmycharity.com/CHEDONNELLY. All donations gratefully accepted.

The Brain Tumour Charity – ‘An Evening with Miles (Songs ‘n’ Slides)’ will be a fundraising event with a mix of music and images in memory of John Greveson (Kit’s brother who died 2 years ago) on Friday, 10th July (time tbc), at Holy Trinity, Granville Road, N4. Tickets: £10 (£5 conc) to include food. Raffle prizes. Please do come along and help us raise funds for important research into brain tumours.

Highgate Choral Society

HCS will be performing Stabat Mater (Rossini)and Messa di Gloria (Pucci), at All Hallows Church, Savernake Rd NW3 2JP on Saturday 4th July at 7pm. Tickets £10 – £20 www.hcschoir.com or from Les Aldrich Music Muswell Hill.

Other notices

Parish Pilgrimage to Lourdes 6th–10th June 2016 A parish pilgrimage has been organised through PAX Travel to Lourdes for the above dates. There are posters at the back of the church and in the Porch with all the necessary information. We have to book early for this pilgrimage because we are hoping to fly by Ryan Air into Lourdes, booking opens up on the 1st September and spaces on the airline will be at a premium. The cost of the trip is £529.00 for a twin bedded room. If you require a single room there is a supplement of £76 for the four nights (limited availability). If you are interested in joining us please contact Sheila Doyle on 020 88340 4511 to reserve a place. A deposit of £180 plus £32.00 insurance (if needed) is required, the remaining balance is due about ten weeks before departure. Cheques made payable to St Peter-in-Chains Church. We have reserved 25 places for the pilgrimage. Bookings need to be made ASAP.

Funeral – The funeral of the late Caroline Stavrou RIP will be held here at St Peter’s on Friday, 10th July at 11.00am followed by burial at New Southgate Cemetery. Please keep the family in your prayers at this time.

Eucharistic Minister Rota – The rota for July and August is available on the Newsletter stand for those ministers for whom we do not have email addresses.

Nurses required – our Diocesan Pilgrimage to Lourdes travels 26th July-1st August and because of the increasing number of sick wishing to join the pilgrimage we are urgently in need of more qualified nurses to ensure we can provide the care necessary for them to travel. If you are interested in joining our pilgrimage nursing team then please call Gerald Daly on 020 7798 9173. We would also ask you to keep all this year’s pilgrims in your prayers over the coming weeks, as we prepare for another grace-filled pilgrimage for many members of our diocese. Fr Andrew Gallagher – Deputy Pilgrimage Director

Parish Raffle Tickets will be on sale next weekend 4th/5th July.

Thank you for contributing to the Sunday offering.

Please pray for

Congratulations
Congratulations to Harry Power who was baptised on Saturday, 20th June & Ollie Kennedy who was baptised on Sunday, 21st June. May God bless Harry & Ollie, their parents and godparents.

Those in the Parish who are ill:
The Sick and Departed – among the sick please pray for Marie Antoniewicz, Christian Overall, Antonio Neto, Zintra Sansom, Maria Graham, Brenda Buzec, Patrick Garry, Amy Gordon, Ann Tomlinson, Annette Donivar, Margaret Bradley, Patsy Bradley, Caroline Hilton, Karin Summers, Graham Summers, Joan Summers, Alex Robertson, Helen Kozlowski, Lena Cavaciuti, Margaret Sibanda, Eileen Mac Avock, Margaret Whelan, Don Brewis, Roman Cholij, Adeline Oyekoya, Erline Prescott, Francesco Nazzini, Maria Kuczwalski, Margaret O’Connell, Margaret Payton, Mary Wallace, Chris Hannington, Bruna Moia, Sylvio Binelli, Mary Wallace, Bernard Roche & Sister Pia (Srs of Sion).

Those recently deceased:
Colin Galvin, James Donnelly & Caroline Stavrou RIP.

Services and Mass intentions

SUNDAY 28TH JUNE 2015 – SAINTS PETER AND PAUL
6:30pm (Sat) – MASS – Int. Margaret O’Shea (recovery)
09:45am – SUNG MASS – Int. Pat Haverty RIP
11:15am – FAMILY MASS – Int. Agnes McAndrew RIP
7:00pm – MASS – Int. All the people of the parish

MONDAY 29TH JUNE 2015
09:00am* – MASS – Int. Agnes McAndrew  RIP  (Month’s mind)

TUESDAY 30TH JUNE 2015
09:00am* – MASS – Int. Liam Stanley  RIP

WEDNESDAY 1ST JULY 2015
09:15am* – MASS – Int. Sisters of Providence & Friends – St Peter in Chains School Hall

THURSDAY 2ND JULY 2015
09:00am* – MASS – Int. Mrs Roselyne Nworji

FRIDAY 3RD JULY 2015
09:00am* – MASS – Int. Pietro & Lucia Cavaciuti RIP (Anniv)
7:30pm-8:30pm – HOLY HOUR

SATURDAY 4TH JULY 2015
09:00am* – MASS – Int. Jarleth Mc Hugh RIP
09:30am-10:00am – CONFESSIONS
09:30am-10:00am – EXPOSITION & BENEDICTION
6:00pm-6:20pm – CONFESSIONS

SUNDAY 5TH JULY 2015 – 14TH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME
6:30pm (Sat) – MASS – Int. Pasqulina Sarkar  RIP
09:45am – SUNG MASS – Int. Ralph Soudain  RIP
11:15am – FAMILY MASS – Int. Alan Dalrymple  RIP (Anniv)
7:00pm – MASS – Int. All the people of the parish

09:00am* – preceded by Morning Prayer at 08:45am

Diary

SUNDAY 28th June
6:45pm – PLANNED GIVING TEAM B – Presbytery
8:00pm – PADRE PIO GROUP – Srs of St Gildas’, 36 Dickenson Road, N8

MONDAY 29th June
9:30am – COUNTING TEAM B – Parish rooms

TUESDAY 30th June
5:00pm-7:00pm – GENERAL SURGERY – Presbytery – See Fr. Sean without an appointment
7:30pm – PARISH AGM – Parish Rooms

WEDNESDAY 1st July
7:30pm – LEGION OF MARY – Parish rooms

FRIDAY 3rd July
1:30pm-3:00pm – CHUCKLES PLAYGROUP – St Peter’s School Hall

SATURDAY 4th July
2:00pm-4:00pm – SEEDS SATURDAY CLUB – St Peter’s School Hall
4:00pm – SOUP RUN TEAM D – Sandwich makers – Parish rooms
6:00pm – DISTRIBUTION TEAM D

Rotas

27th/28th June 2015 – Feast of Saints Peter and Paul

LINEN ROTA:
Margaret Forkan

READERS:
6:30pm (Sat) Steve Bethell
9:45am 1st Reading: Therese Moloney; 2nd Reading: Sheila Clerkin
7:00pm Helen Helmer
Readings:
1st Reading – Acts 12:1-11; 2nd Reading – 2 Timothy 4:6-8, 17-18; Gospel – Mathew 16:13-19

EUCHARISTIC MINISTERS:
6:30pm (Sat) Catherine Sexton, Claire Carballo, David Fleming
9:45am Isaac Phillips, Jim Donoghue, Josephine Bobb, Lesley Pippet, Margaret Forkan
11:30am Margaret Kitson, Maria Fernandez, Maria Gagnier, Mary Chambers, Mary Halliday
7:00pm Mary Maloney, Michael Woods, Nena Whitehead

4th/5th July 2015 – 14th Sunday in Ordinary Time – Year B

READERS:
6:30pm (Sat) Steve Bethell
9:45am 1st Reading: Sheila Clerkin; 2nd Reading: Errol Curran
7:00pm Chris Beasley
Readings:
1st Reading – Ezekiel 2:2-5; 2nd Reading – 2 Corinthians 12:7-10; Gospel – Mark 6:1-6

EUCHARISTIC MINISTERS:
6:30pm (Sat) Emer Hughes, Mark Sexton, Patricia Hannon
9:45am Maura O’Shea, Sr Odile Mahe, Regina Fleming, Sheila Clerkin, Sheila Doyle
11:30am Michael Buchanan, Sandra Fluin, William Carson, Anna Maria Fernandez, Gianni Gagnier
7:00pm Paul Stone, Una Buckley, Daniel Lloyd-Morgan