Friday, 8 December 2017


Please remember in your prayers:

Lately Dead: Canon Eugene Dolan, Martin Gooden
Anniversaries: Thomas Gleeson, Joe and Sadie McGowan, Harry Catlow, Elsie McIntyre, Bertha Hindle, Harold Sweeney, Tony Myhill, George Clarkson

Recovery of a sick person                    

Childrens Christmas Party  16th December 2017 Saturday – 2-5pm. At Lock Street £7.00 per child includes disco, food and a present from Santa. Children must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.

St Mary's Ossy Mills Group The next meeting will take place on the 8th January 2018 at 11:30

Masses this week:

Monday – No Mass
Tues – Ring at 9 am for further  information of weekday  Masses
Friday – No Mass
Sat - 6:30pm First Mass of Sunday
Sunday 10:00 am
Confessions Sat 5.45 – 6.15pm and
                     Sun 9.15 – 9.40am

Baptism: The Courses of Preparation will begin on the following Sundays 4th Feb & 4th Mar 2018
The Piety stall has a lovely selection of Advent Calendars and Caritas Christmas Cards (£2.50 per pack).
Journeying with Advent Families What can a penniless foreign widow, an elderly barren woman and a young Virgin mother tell us today about welcoming Jesus, God-with-us?  Join us at Wardley Hall for our Advent series: Time: 10:30 – 12:30 (Tea and coffee provided) Venue: Wardley Hall, Worsley M28    Format: Prayer and Lectio Divina; reflection on Scripture passages and their relevance for today; discussion.

Dates: 8th December: Zechariah, Elizabeth and John the Baptist: Promise Foreshadowed
15th December: Mary, Joseph and Jesus: Promised Fulfilled

For information contact: Marie Sartini, Bishop's PA; 0161 794 2825

St Marys RC School are looking for a site supervisor, the job applications will be available on the L.C.C. website. Closing date is Friday 15th December 2017.For more information please contact the school  on 01254 23128.  

Community Project for the Refugees. Please note the labels will be on sale at the back of church this weekend.

3 Minute daily retreat. Have you ever thought of making a Retreat but never had the time try the link below for a daily 3 minute retreat you can do at home.

Mount Carmel School  are holding a Partnership Carol Concert which takes place on Thursday 14th December at 7pm. Refreshments and a raffle will be provided. Everyone is welcome.

APF. Please can you collect your books from the Sacristy.