28th Jan 2018


28th Sunday

Burns Night, Elm Park – 7.00pm

29th Monday

R.C.I.A. Course continues, Parish Room – 6.30pm

30th Tuesday

Year 5 Mass, St. Michael’s School – 10.30am

Church Cleaning after the mass

31st Wednesday

Funeral Mass of Rattinammalle Itiacandy – 8.45am

Mass in Newham Hospital – 12.30pm

1st Feb

2nd Friday

Meeting in Upminster – 7.00pm


Funeral of Peter Ward in Ghana today

4th Sunday

Ilford C.F. Party, Chigwell – 2.00pm

 Mass for the Sick Brentwood Cathedral 3.00pm

Coming Events

Burial of Dolly De Cruz Ashes, Tuesday 6th February

1st Communion Parents Meet, Wednesday 7th February

Session 9 Confirmation, Thursday 8th February

1st Communion Children Meet, Saturday 10th February

Catenion Dinner, Monday 12th February

Parish Finance Meeting, Tuesday 13th February

Ash Wednesday 14th February

Priests Day of Recollection, Thursday 15th February

C.F. Mass Cathedral, Saturday 17th February

300 CLUB: We thank everyone who supports the 300 Club.

PILGRIMAGE TO FATIMA ‘THE QUEEN OF PEACE’ led by Fr. Francis Ward. Only £379 – 4 days, 3 nights from 6th – 9th March 2018. To book please contact Caroline (Organiser): 0790 3371 894 or 020 8594 4176.

EXHIBITION ON THE SHROUD OF TURIN 5th-11th March Our Lady Immaculate, Chelmsford

An exhibition about the Shroud of Turin, including a full sized replica of the Shroud, will take place at Our Lady immaculate Church, Chelmsford from 5th to 11th March 2018. The exhibition opens with Mass at 7.30pm on Monday 5th March. Each day there are confessions, Stations of the Cross and Mass. The week culminates with Mass at 12noon on Saturday 10th March. The exhibition will remain in place on Sunday 11th March. The church is open from 7am until 8pm each day. If you would like to know more about this, please contact the parish office on 01245 352898, or simply come along to church that week. Everyone is very welcome. (see notice board)

ST HELEN’S CATHOLIC PRIMARY SCHOOL AT 110 YEARS St Helen’s Catholic Primary School in Canning Town, Newham is appealing to all past pupils or their relatives. They are seeking copies of old school photographs, reports and records as part of the preparations for their 110th anniversary. The school is particularly looking for photographs and information from 1907-1941 as original documents were destroyed in the blitz. Please contact 020 7476 1785 or email: info@st-helens.newham.sch.uk.

SPIRITUALITY SEMINARS:  at Cathedral House Ingrave Road Brentwood CM1 5 8AT Saturday Feb 10th 10.30am-12.00pm – Title: The Mass Explained. Speaker: Bishop Emeritus Thomas McMahon. Saturday March  24th 10.30am-12.00pm – Title: Lent. Speaker: Fr Martin Boland, Cathedral Dean. Contact Details: Tel 01277 265285 email: jude@dioceseofbrentwood.org

HEALING MASS: Fr Eammon’s Healing Mass resumes on Friday February 16 at 2pm. St Mary Immaculate and the Holy Archangels, Kelvedon. We are on the main line from London to Ipswich. Trains available from Forest Gate, Manor Park, Ilford, Goodmayes, Seven Kings, Chadwell Heath, Romford, Gidea Park, Harold Wood, Brentwood and Shenfield. Please note you have to change to a Greater Anglian train line in any of these stations. For more information please contact Angie Hart mahart66@outlook.com

ST HELEN’S PILGRIMAGE TO LOURDES  Monday 2nd – Saturday 7th April 2018 –

(Six places left) By air. Staying at the fabulous 4* Hotel Grande Moderne closest to the Sanctuaries. Full board basis. All rooms are en-suite. Price is £630 per person based upon 2 people sharing a room.Full spiritual programme and free time. £100 deposit secures place! For more details please contact Sue Baillie on 01268 750752 or 07979 746707

ST JOSEPH’S SCHOOL: Require School Office manager: Salary: Scale6-SO1 depending on experience. Visits from applicants are welcomed please contact school for appointment. Please visit school website (www.stjosephsinfantleyton.co.uk) for futher details and an application form or email (office@st-josephs-inf.waltham.sch.ik)or call 0208 539 3000 to obtain a form or arrange an appointment. Application closing date: Noon on Thursday 15th February 2018. Interview date : Thursday 22nd February 2018

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