Saturday, 16 November 2019

17th November 2019: 33rd SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME


Lately Dead: Michael Coffey, Clare Catlow, Millie Ashworth.

Anniversaries: Patrick Haworth, Anthony Metcalf, Jessica Whelan, Mia Cross.

Masses and Liturgies:

33rd Sunday In Ordinary Time.






6.00 pm Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament.



9:30am Mass 11.00am Mass at Sacred Heart School

7pm Mass on Altar of Our Lady Of Oswaldtwistle.




7:00pm - 8:30pm ABC Group



9:30 am Mass.



9.30am Confessions and Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament.

10:30 am Mass

6:30pm Vigil Mass



10.00 am Mass

Last weekend's collection:     £822.62       Thank you for your kind generosity.

Sanctuary Lamp. This week's intention is for Michael Beard.

Retiring Collection: For retired clergy NEXT weekend.


Catholicism. Catholicism is an excellent film series produced by Bishop Robert Barron. "Journey around the world and deep into the Catholic Faith in all its richness, history, beauty, goodness, and truth in breath-taking, high-definition cinematography." St. Anne's, Accrington will be showing this film with the opportunity to talk about it on the following Wednesdays at 7pm 20th Nov, 4th Dec, 18th Dec.

109th Loyola Scouts Christmas Fayre is being held at Hippings Vale Community Centre Harvey Street on 23rd November 2019. 10am - 2pm. £1.00 entry fee includes a free raffle ticket. Accompanied children free.

The Piety Stall has a beautiful selection of Christmas Cards, Cribs and gifts. Please do have a look.

Parish Centre Children's Christmas Party 14th December Tickets are £6.00 and on sale at back of church. There will be another meeting for volunteers at the Con club on 18th November at 7pm

Red Wednesday - Aid to the Church in Need. Please join us to pray for our fellow Christians persecuted in the church on 29th November. Stations of the Cross at 6:30pm followed by Benediction. See Brenda Heaton or Mary Jordan for more information.

A Holy Night Amidst the Christmas Chaos A quiet time away on the 13th and 14th of December to prepare for the Christmas mystery. Two talks. Holy Mass, communal prayer, and social time. Comfortable en-suite accommodation and bed and breakfast provided. All set within the beautiful surroundings of the Stonyhurst Estate. For booking and full details, please visit:

Mount Carmel RC High School Senior Citizens Community Christmas Party will be held on Monday 9th December from 12:30pm until 2:30pm. If you wish to attend please fill your details in on the form at the back of church. This is the last weekend.

Musical Evening 12th December 2019. 7:30pm Ticket sales for the above are selling extremely slowly
(25), and unless we can boost this number, we will have to consider cancelling the event We realistically require 50/60, which would be an acceptable attendance for the Concert Band and make the event enjoyable. If you're attending mass and not carrying money with you, but wish to attend, please give your name in after mass.

Tickets are £5.