Agenda for Bishop Phillip’s visit
16TH December 2017 (Saturday)
4:00pm Meeting with the Parish clergy the main points arising from the report of the Co-ordinating Pastor;
5:30pm Before the Saturday evening Vigil Mass, the Bishop will assist with the hearing of confessions in Our Lady of Lourdes’ Church
6:00pm Vigil Mass at Our Lady of Lourdes at 6.00pm marking 80th Anniversary of the Dedication of the church, following with the meeting with Parishioners (Refreshment);
8:30pm meeting with the representative group from the Parish in St Swithun’s presbytery;
17TH December 2017 (Sunday)
08.30am The Holy Mass at 8.30 am following with coffee & tea with Bishop Philip
I would like to ask all the members of Pastoral Council and Finance Committee, Readers, Extraordinary Ministers of The Holy Communion to come for this Mass and also stay for a coffee/tea with Bp Philip, please
10.15am Celebrating the Holy Mass Mass with the Parish and Catholic St Swithun’s Catholic School – staff, children and Parents following with Tea and Coffee – meet the parish in the hall
I would like to ask all the Musicians, Choir’s members, Beacon Project members, ‘Hear God’s Voice’ attenders, First Communion Children from last year and this year and their Parents, Living Rosary Group of Our Lady of Fatima, Flower arrangers & cleaners of the church, The Ascent Group members, Mother’s Prayer Group members, Toddler’s Group attenders to come for this Mass and also stay for a coffee/tea and cakes with Bp Philip, please.
3.30 to 4:30pm Holy Hour for the vocations to the priesthood and religious life form our Parish and Schools; ALL ARE VERY WELCOME, PLEASE!
4.30pm Polish Mass normally at 6pm brought forward followed by a meeting with Polish Community