Optional Special Collection: The Apostleship of the Sea (11th July)
This provides practical and pastoral care to all seafarers, through Port Chaplains and Volunteer Ship Visitors. The monies from the St Anthony box will be given as our Parish Contribution. Box in porch as you enter through Main Door to Church (St John’s) and in Sacristy in St Thomas.
St John’s Sunday 5pm Mass
This Mass will not continue until after Summertime.
Year of St Joseph
An evening for all our parish volunteers, workers and those involved in all our organisations, commending them to St Joseph, Patron Saint of Workers in St Mirin’s Cathedral on July 12th at 7pm. Book your tickets. https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/o/diocese-of-paisley-33712912941
Alternatively, call St Margaret’s Church, Johnstone to book by phone on 01505320198
Funerals this week (St Thomas 10am)
Ralph Sweeney: Tues 13th July.
Stephen Quigley: Fri 16th July.
“I am sending you to them.” The prophet Ezekiel is called and sent to speak God’s word to his People. Could you be called in a similar way to bring the Gospel to people in priesthood or religious life? Fr. John Morrison Tel: 0141 889 5056 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
The following are required; jam, juice, custard, cream rice and carrier bag. Thank you.
A healing service will take place in St Brendan’s Church Hall, Kelso St, Yoker G13 4BH, on Tuesday 27th July at 7:30pm. Speaker: Joe Livingstone. All Welcome.
Fr Joe & Jonathan would like to thank those who sent greetings and had Masses offered, gave cards and gifts for the recent Anniversaries of their Priesthood. Fr Joe celebrated 30 years on the 7th of July and Fr Jonathan 4 years on the 30th of June. Holy Mass will be offered for your intentions.
Feast of Our Lady of Mount Carmel 16th July: Prayer by St Simon Stock
O most beautiful Flower of Mount Carmel, fruitful vine, splendour of Heaven, Blessed Mother of the Son of God, Immaculate Virgin, assist me in this my necessity. O Star of the Sea, help me and show me herein that you are my Mother. O Holy Mary, Mother of God, Queen of Heaven and earth, I humbly beseech you from the bottom of my heart, to succour me in this my necessity. There are none that can withstand your power. O show me herein that you are my Mother.
O Mary, conceived without sin, pray for us that have recourse to thee. (X3)
Sweet Mother, I place this cause in your hands. (X3)
Please pray for those who have died recently, especially
Audrey Ewing-Gray, Irene Henson, Tony McCann, Edward McMillan, Stephen Quigley, Ralph Sweeney, Mary Theresa Temple;
6 months mind of
John Anderson, Maria Hannigan;
and for the Anniversaries of
Charles & Harry Carlton, Ellen Collins, Maisie Fitzgerald, Jim Geddes, Patrick Healy, Patrick Higgins, Bridget Reilly.
Anniversaries and all notices for the e-Bulletin should be handed in by 7pm on Thursdays.