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ACTIVITIES THIS WEEK

15th Sunday Communion to the Housebound – 1.30pm

16th Monday Funeral of Angelina Morales – 10.00am

Funeral of Bert De Cruz – 1.00pm

17th Tuesday St. John’s School Mass – – 2.00pm

18th Wednesday Mass in Newham hospital – 12.30pm

1st Communion, Older Children meet, – 5.00pm

19th Thursday Visiting Special Needs in Havering 10.30am

20th Friday Interviewing in Presbytery 7.00pm

21st Saturday Wedding of Kenneth and Favour – 12.00noon

22nd Sunday Vocations Sunday

Communion to the Housebound – 1.30pm

Coming Events

St. George, Patron of England, Monday 23rd April

Mass St Bonaventure’s School Monday 23rd April

1st Communion Penitential Service, Wednesday 25th April

Funeral of Eileen Joyce Stevens, Friday 27th April

National A.G.M. Catholic Fellowship, Saturday 28th April

Finance Committee Meet St. Michael’s School, Monday 30th April

1st Communion Mass Saturday 5th May

ONE DAY BIBLE & HEALING CONVENTION at Divine Retreat Centre in Ramsgate on 5th May 2018. Coach leaves from Our Lady of Compassion Church, Upton Park, at 6.45am. Contact Jisha Benny -07448859130 or Reena Cruze –

07576232294

BAPTISM COURSE: Because of the May Bank Holiday falling on Monday 7th May the course will begin on Monday 14th May and finish on Monday 21st May. Parents who wish to have their children Baptised over the next few mon ths should attend the course. Expectant parents are encouraged to join the course. Please bring a copy of your Baptismal Certificate with you.

SVP: The SVP at St. Michael’s will hold a coffee morning here at the Church on Wednesday 9th May at 9.45am until about midday. Beautiful pastries and cakes to be bought.

DIOCESAN PILGRIMAGE TO WALSINGHAM – 26th May 2018: Join Bishop Alan and other parishes around the Diocese of Brentwood in Walsingham as we honour Our Lady of Walsingham. We will celebrate Mass at the Basilica before walking the Holy Mile to the grounds of Walsingham Abbey to celebrate Vespers and Benediction on the site of the Holy House. If you would like to come please contact Parish Priest

PILGRIMAGE TO LOURDES LISIUX, Paris, Nevers, Rocamadour & Montligeon by luxury Coach from 26th May to 3rd June for £769 including all excursions, led by Fr. Francis. Please contact Mrs. Mozzi on 020 8472 0843/07859 027301 for more information.

PILGRIMAGE TO THE HOLY LAND from 9th October to 17th October for £1,229 including all excursions, led by Fr. Francis.

PILGRMAGE TO FATIMA from 25th November to 1st December for £759 including all excursions. For more info, please contact Mrs. Mozzi on 020 8472 0843/07859 027301

PHILIPPINO FIESTA NI SAN ISIDRO Mass on Saturday 12th of May 2018 at 3.00pm, St. Michael’s Church followed by reception at 151 Caledon Rd, E6 2HA.

GOVERNOR TRAINING- Cathedral House Ingrave Road Brentwood CMI5 8AT- Saturday 28th Speaker: Maureen Smith, Governing Body Support Service Manager, Havering. Contact details: April 10.30am-12.00noon.Topics: Core Skills, behaviours & Expectations for Governors. Tel. 01277265285 Email: jude@dioceseofbrentwood.org

CAFOD: Thank you for your support to our Lent fast Day appeal. Donations to CAFOD until 12th May will be doubled by U.K. Government. We have planned a £5 million programme to combat malnutrition- and with it we hope to help 245.000 people. But we need the

full amount to make it happen. To donate please go to cafod.org.uk/lent.