Parish diary this week

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Celebrate the Feast of St Ambrose on Friday.  By Matthias Storm, 1615 to 1649 (Public domain)

This is the parish diary this week:
Monday December 3rd
Mass at 7pm Exposition until 8pm
Tuesday December 4th
No Mass
Wednesday December 5th
Mass at 7pm
Thursday December 6th
Mass at 9.30am
Friday December 7th
Mass at 9.30am (Feast of St Ambrose)
Saturday December 8th 
Mass of Second Sunday of Advent, Year C at 5pm.
Sunday December 9th 
Mass of Second Sunday of Advent, Year C at 9.30am
Princethorpe College, Christmas Fair at 2pm

Forthcoming events
Monday December 10th
Registration session for First Communion, 6pm in the hall.
Sunday January 6th 2019
Parish Epiphany Party for all ages, 4pm until 7pm. Shared Table. 
Thursday February 28th 2019
Parish meeting, 7.30pm in the hall
December to March 2019
The Rugby Winter Shelter at St Marie’s will be providing a welcome each Monday to 15 homeless people from December to March. Supper, a bed and breakfast will be provided. If you would consider helping during those four
months, please ring Kathy Smith on 01788 891940. kathellen.smith56@gmail.com.
Sunday June 2nd 2019
Confirmation
Thursday June 6th 2019
Parish meeting, 7.30pm in the hall
Sunday June 16th 2019
First Communion
Thursday October 3rd 2019
Parish meeting, 7.30pm in the hall

Parish diary this week

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The Nativity of the Blessed Virgin is celebrated on Friday.

These are the daily services this week:
Monday September 4th – No Mass
Tuesday September 5th – No Mass
Wednesday September 6th – No Mass
Thursday September 7th – Liturgy of the Word and Holy Communion at 9.30am
Friday September 8th – No Mass (Feast of the Nativity of the Blessed Virgin)
Saturday September 9th – Mass for the 23rd Sunday in Ordinary Time of Year A at 5pm
Sunday September 10th – Mass for the 23rd Sunday in Ordinary Time of Year A at 9.30am
Parish diary for this week
Monday September 4th – Monday Club meets in the hall at 2pm. All welcome.
Friday September 8th to Sunday September 10th – Flower Festival, St Marie’s Church, Rugby. Church open 9am to 7pm each day.
Sunday September 10th – Rugby Walsingham Group pilgrimage to Walsingham. Call Breda on 01788 331593.
Sunday September 10th – Children’s Liturgy resumes at Sunday service.
Forthcoming events
Friday September 15th – Funeral service for Pat McGreevy, Sacred Heart Church, 11.30am.
Saturday September 16th/ Sunday September 17th – UCM cake sale after Mass. Proceeds to Myton Hospice.
Thursday September 28th – Talk by Bishop Kenney about Cafod work in Sudan and South Sudan. 7.30pm, Sacred Heart Church Hall, Rugby.

Join a parish group

A man holding tea- and coffee-filled mugs over an office tableThe parish Hospitality Group is looking for new members. Duties include welcoming people to Mass and providing tea and coffee afterwards on a rota basis. Contact Margaret Cassin on 815085. The Offertory Counters group also welcomes new members. Teams count the collection after Sunday Mass on a rota basis about once every eight weeks. Contact Diane Davies on 813263 if you can help.