BULLETIN 26.02.2012

S. Teresa's Catholic Church
Parkfield, Wolverhampton, tel.: 01902 – 421676
R.C. Archdiocese of Birmingham – Registered Charity No. 234216
e-mail: ssmaryandjohn@btinternet.com; www.steresa.co.uk
Priests: Fr. Kazimierz Stefek, Fr. Przemek Sobczak,
Fr. Dawid Piskorz & Bro Rafał Smaga (all OSPPE)


SUNDAY February 26th; First Sunday of Lent
5pm. Vigil:
9am: Parishioners
February 29th
11am: In Thanksgiving
FRIDAY March 2nd
1pm: Funeral Service for Michael McMahon RIP
5pm: Parishioners
5.30pm: Stations of the Cross
March 3rd
4.30-4.45pm: Confessions
pm. Vigil: Harold Page RIP
March 4th; Second Sunday of Lent
9am: Margaret Mann RIP


SAT (VIGIL) 5pm: This week: S Hodgkinson
                            Next week: B Morton
SUN 9am: This week: P Wall
                 Next week: S Mason & B Mason


SAT (VIGIL) 5pm: This week: S Green
                            Next week: A Collier
SUN 9am: This week: A Barlow
                 Next week:
S Egan-Smith


This week: P Hunt & Fr Dawid
Next week: M & P Hawley and Fr Kazimierz

Second Collection
: Church Maintenance. Next Week: CAFOD.

Dear Lord in your great compassion and love, we ask you to lay your healing hands on the sick of our Parish and all our loved ones:Patrick O’Connor, Margaret Davies, Phyllis Marion Coen, Margaret Lunn, Frances Page, Mary Cole, Pat Burton, Josie Hickens, Sam Davies, G Alltree, Alex Blunt, Mary Hickman, Ann Lynch,Pauline Lewis, Michael Hawley, Edna Peek, Margaret Rushbury, Anthony Hughes, Margaret Cox, George Dillon, Mrs. Clifford, Tony Johnson, Teresa Shield, Vera Plimmer, Barry Stobart, John Fellows, Stephen Bould, Irene Boyle, Teresa Hale.

Eternal Rest Grant Unto: Mary Garner, Fred Hackett, Patrick McGee, James Morgan, Agnes Shaw, Joseph Walsh, Louise O'Dowed, Dominic Shaffery, Mary Fleming, Mr. Hodgkiss, Mr. Porter, Tessie McGinness, Sister Odile, Mary Allen and all whose anniversaries occur around this time.

Collection Last Week: 1st Cov £86 1st Loose £100.63p 2nd Cov £22.10p
                                     2nd Loose £62.27p Flowers £10.36p. Thank You.

Confessions, SS Mary & John. Are on Friday 11-11.45am & Saturday 10-10.30am.

Mass Times for SS Mary & John’s Weekday masses: Mon, Tues, Wed,  Thurs 10am.  Fri 12 noon. Sat 9.30am.

31 Day Club: Prayers for vocations for the priesthood and religious life, please choose a day and sign the calendar. Take a prayer card, this will mean a prayer for vocations is said in the parish each day.

Stamps: Please collect your old used postage stamps and put them in the box at the back of church. Thank You.

RECENTLY DIED: Please remember in your prayers Michael McMahon who died recently.  Funeral Service for Michael McMahon will take place on Friday 2nd March at 1.00pm. May his soul and the souls of all the faithful departed rest in peace. Amen.

EXTRAORDINARY MINISTERS OF HOLY COMMUNION please note that if you wish to be an Extraordinary Minister of Holy Communion you are asked to attend a Lenten recollection and talk.
We will be holding these sessions jointly with the EMHC’s from SS. Mary & John’s, St. Joseph’s, Our Lady of Perpetual Succour, and SS Peter & Paul’s Parishes at SS. Mary & John’s Church on Tuesday 20th March (7.00 – 9.30 p.m.) and Saturday 24th March (11.30a.m. – 2.30 p.m.); EMHC’s should attend one of these sessions, which will include a Holy Hour in church, and a talk and discussion in the church hall. (Those attending the Saturday session should bring a packed lunch). Further details will be available nearer the time.

LENT COURSE AT ST PETER & ST PAUL'S CHURCH. “Jesus of Nazareth: A Mosaic of Identity” 7.30 p.m., Mondays in Lent (27th February, 5th, 12, 19th, 26th March and 2nd April).  Each session concludes with coffee at 8.30 p.m.

IF YOU WISH A MASS TO BE SAID for either a relative or a friend, living or deceased, please see one of the priests.

WOMEN’S WORLD DAY OF PRAYER will take place this year on Friday 2nd March at St John’s in the Square at 2.00pm and at St. Philip’s Church, Penn Fields at 7.30pm. Everyone welcome.

STATIONS OF THE CROSS: will be recited throughout Lent at 5.30pm on Friday.

NOVENA TO ST JOSEPH: 10th - 18th March at St Joseph's Church in Maidenhead. Each year the Mill Hill Community prepares for the Feast of St Joseph, their patron, with a special Novena of Masses and prayers to ask for God's blessing on their Society and the missionary work of the Church, as well as, for the intentions of all those who support their work. You are invited to send in your petitions and/or to request a Novena booklet (which has recently been updated) to enable you to join in from home by praying the daily Novena prayer, please write to Fr Denis Treacy MHM, St Joseph's Missionary Society, Suite 7, Queensgate House, 18 Cookham Road, Maidenhead SL6 8AJ, or email novena@millhillmissionaries.com