EASTER TIMETABLES

for Masses in Holy Week, the Triduum, Stations of the Cross and Confessions are now available at the back of each church.  You are also reminded that this Friday (Good Friday) and is a day of Fast and Abstinence.

SACRAMENT OF THE SICK

If you know of a forthcoming visit to hospital involving serious illness or an operation and you wish to receive the Sacrament of Anointing, please speak to the parish priest and arrange to be anointed before admission.  Once in hospital, if you wish the Sacraments [Holy Communion, Confession, Anointing] please ensure that you make your wishes known to the hospital chaplaincy through the charge nurse on the ward.  Please do not leave your request to the last minute as you may not be guaranteed an immediate response.

St PATRICK’S PRESBYTERY UPDATE

House Renovation Appeal raised £3650 (Aug 17 – Apr 18).  Building Fund £2400 (Aug 17 to date).  Work to front elevation cost £7400 (July 17).  Phase 2 completed last month £9000.  Phase 3 will commence 2019 weather permitting.  Your donations and generosity are greatly appreciated.