The Transfiguration of the Lord 6th August 23
Second Collection this weekend: Monthly Building Fund
Second Collection next weekend: Prolife Collection
No weekly Morning Masses this week (Mon 7th August to Sat 12th). Vigil at 4pm and Sunday Masses as normal.
Eucharistic Adoration this week: Mon, Tues, Wed, Fri from 10.30am -1pm in the Church.
Funerals Week beginning 14th August-
Emily Murray: 14th Aug at 10am. Francis Ward: 16th Aug at 12 Noon.
Think Vocation: “They all ate as much as they wanted” Jesus feeds the crowds in their need. Could you be called to bring the food of the Eucharist, the abundance of God’s grace to others as a priest? Talk to our Diocesan Vocations Director, Fr. John Morrison Tel: 0141 889 5056 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Christ the King Church, Howwood: Our Lady of Fatima Vigil: The next Vigil takes place on Saturday 12th of August.
The facilities will be open from 7pm. Rosary Procession at 7.30pm followed by the celebration of Mass, finishing with a period of Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament and Benediction. Hall open for tea/coffee thereafter. All are welcome to come and honour Our Blessed Lady and pray for peace.
Annual National Pilgrimage to Carfin: This will take place on Sunday the 3rd of September with Mass at 3pm. Bishop Kenneth Nowakowski of the Ukrainian Catholic Eparchy of the Holy Family in the UK will preach. The Bishop’s Conference of Scotland ask us to pray especially for peace at this Mass between Russia and the Ukraine.
2023 National Pilgrimage for the Beatification of the Venerable Margaret Sinclair: This will take place on Sunday 17 September from 12.30pm - 6pm at St Patrick's Church, Cowgate, Edinburgh, EH1 1NA. 12.30-1.50 Refreshments and sale of candles & goods; 2pm Holy Hour with Rosary, Confession, Silence, Hymns & Benediction; 3pmReflection & Novena Prayers; 3.30pm Break for refreshments and sale of candles & goods; 4.30pm Holy Mass.
March For Life 2023: Join Bishop John Keenan on his coach to London for March for Life UK 2023. Departing midnight Friday 1 September from Paisley St Mirin's Cathedral with a pickup 12.30am at Glasgow St. Andrew's Cathedral and 2.00am at Gretna. Arrive in London 7.30am Saturday 2 September for the Exhibition, Mass, talks and stall. Depart Saturday 2 September at approx. 6:00pm, dropping off at Gretna, Glasgow and Paisley. £30pp. We will be there to say there have been 10 Million too many abortions in the UK since the Abortion Act; too many lost lives and too many hurt women. To secure your place on our coach please access the link below for booking form.
Beginning Experience: They are holding a weekend for those who find themselves suffering bereavement through divorce, separation or widowhood. The weekend takes place from 29th Sept to 1st Oct at the Conforti Centre, Coatbridge. For details contact Louise on 07926 571004 or email email@example.com Completed applications must be returned by 16th Sept. See poster in porch.
We pray for those who have died recently: Joseph Morrison, Emily Murray, Francis Ward and for the Anniversaries of Christina Beck, John Charlick, James Devenny Jnr, John Gillan, James Goldie Snr, Nancy Goldie, James Mc Guire, May Mc Master, Katie Reilly, Malcolm & Molly Ross, John Wilson, Catherine Wood, Canon Thomas P. Mannion.