Parish diary this week

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Parish diary this week

"The Miracle of Christ Healing the Blind" by El Greco
The Miracle of Christ Healing the Blind by El Greco

This is the parish diary this week:
Monday March 16th
Mass at 7pm.
Exposition until 8pm in the Blessed Sacrament Chapel.
Tuesday March 17th (Feast of St Patrick)
No Mass today.
Wednesday March 18th
Mass at 7pm
Thursday March 19th (Solemnity of St Joseph)
Liturgy of the Word and Holy Communion at 9.30am
Finance Committee at 2.30pm, Presbytery.
Friday March 20th
Mass at 7pm
Stations of the Cross at 7.30pm
Saturday March 21st
Confessions at 4.40pm
Mass for the Fourth Sunday of Lent at 5pm.
Sunday March 22nd
Mass for the Fourth Sunday of Lent at 9.30am.

Forthcoming events
Sunday May 3rd
Confirmation, 9.30am at Sacred Heart Church.
Sunday, 14th June
First Communion at 9.30am Mass.

Parish diary this week

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Jesus and the Woman at the Well is this Sunday’s Gospel reading by Barbieri.

This is the parish diary this week:
Monday March 9th
Mass at 7pm.
Exposition until 8pm in the Blessed Sacrament Chapel.
Tuesday March 10th
No Mass today.
Wednesday March 11th
Mass at 7pm
Thursday March 12th 
Liturgy of the Word and Holy Communion at 9.30am
Finance Committee at 2.30pm, Presbytery.
Friday March 13th
Mass at 7pm
Stations of the Cross at 7.30pm
Saturday March 14th
Confessions at 4.40pm
Mass for the Third Sunday of Lent at 5pm.
Sunday March 15th
Mass for the Third Sunday of Lent at 9.30am.

Forthcoming events
Friday March 20th
5.30pm, Catholic Healing Prayer, Sacred Heart Church. Mass, Praise and Worship, Rosary, Talks, Adoration and Confession.
Thursday March 26th
Lent lunch at 12.30pm after Mass at 12pm.
Sunday May 3rd
Confirmation, 9.30am at Sacred Heart Church.
Sunday, 14th June
First Communion at 9.30am Mass.

Parish diary this week

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Lent begins this week on Wednesday (Public domain image)

This is the parish diary this week:
Monday February 24th
First Communion programme at 6pm in the hall.
Mass at 7pm.
Exposition until 8pm in the Blessed Sacrament Chapel.
Tuesday February 25th
No Mass today.
Wednesday February 26th (Ash Wednesday)
Mass at 7pm
Thursday February 27th 
Liturgy of the Word and Holy Communion at 9.30am
Open Door, 1.45pm in the hall
Confirmation programme at 6pm in the hall.
Friday February 28th
Mass at 7pm
Stations of the Cross at 7.30pm
Saturday February 29th
Confessions at 4.40pm
Mass for the First Sunday of Lent at 5pm.
Presentation on Orthodox Iconography on Mount Athos, 6pm followed at 7pm by Vespers at the Orthodox Church of the Ascension, Clifton Road, Rugby.
Sunday March 1st
Mass for the First Sunday of Lent at 9.30am.

Forthcoming events
Thursday March 5th
Requiem for Elsie Elizabeth Lawrence at 10am
Lent lunch, church hall at 12.30pm
Friday March 6th
Praying with Zimbabwe. World Day of Prayer, St Mark’s Church, Bilton at 10.30am and Rogers Hall, Hillmorton at 2 pm.
Sunday May 3rd
Confirmation, 9.30am at Sacred Heart Church.
Sunday, 14th June
First Communion at 9.30am Mass.

Parish diary this week

A detail from the stained glass at Sacred Heart Church, Rugby. The Supper at Emmaus.

This is the parish diary this week:
Monday February 17th
Mass at 7pm.
Exposition until 8pm in the Blessed Sacrament Chapel.
Tuesday February 18th
No Mass today.
Wednesday February 19th 
Mass at 7pm
Thursday February 20th 
Liturgy of the Word and Holy Communion at 9.30am
Friday February 21st
Mass at 9.30am
Saturday February 22nd
Confessions at 4.40pm
Mass for the Seventh Sunday in Ordinary Time at 5pm.
Sunday February 23rd
Mass for the Seventh Sunday in Ordinary Time at 9.30am.

Forthcoming events
Wednesday February 27th
Open Door, 1.45pm in the hall
Friday March 6th
Praying with Zimbabwe. World Day of Prayer, St Mark’s Church, Bilton at 10.30am and Rogers Hall, Hillmorton at 2 pm.
Sunday May 3rd
Confirmation, 9.30am at Sacred Heart Church.
Sunday, 14th June
First Communion at 9.30am Mass.

Parish diary this week

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The Death of St Scholastica by Luca Giordano, 1674 (Public domain)

This is the parish diary this week:
Monday February 10th (Feast of St Scholastica)
First Communion session for children and parents in the hall from 6pm to 7pm.
Mass at 7pm.
Exposition until 8pm in the Blessed Sacrament Chapel.
Tuesday February 11th
No Mass today.
Wednesday February 12th 
Mass at 7pm
Thursday February 13th 
Mass at 9.30am
Confirmation programme 6pm to 7.30pm in the hall.
Friday February 14th (Feast of St Cyril and St Methodius)
Mass at 9.30am
Saturday February 15th
Confessions at 4.40pm
Mass for the Sixth Sunday in Ordinary Time at 5pm.
Sunday February 16th
Mass for the Sixth Sunday in Ordinary Time at 9.30am.

Forthcoming events
Sunday May 3rd
Confirmation, 9.30am at Sacred Heart Church.
Sunday, 14th June
First Communion at 9.30am Mass.

Parish diary this week

St Agatha in her cell by Andrea Vaccaro (public domain).

This is the parish diary this week:
Monday February 3rd
No Mass today.
Tuesday February 4th
No Mass today.
Wednesday February 5th (Feast of St Agatha)
Mass at 7pm
Thursday February 6th (Feast of St Paul Miki and companions)
Liturgy of the Word and Holy Communion at 9.30am
Confirmation programme, 6pm to 7.30pm in the hall.
Friday February 7th
Mass at 9.30am
Saturday February 8th
Confessions at 4.40pm
Mass for the Fifth Sunday in Ordinary Time at 5pm.
Sunday January 26th
Mass for the Fifth Sunday in Ordinary Time at 9.30am.

Forthcoming events
Sunday May 3rd
Confirmation, 9.30am at Sacred Heart Church.
Sunday, 14th June
First Communion at 9.30am Mass.
Monday February 10th
First Communion session for children and parents in the hall from 6pm to 7pm.

Parish diary this week

Saint Cecilia Altarpiece, Uffizi Gallery, Florence (Public domain)

This is the parish diary this week:
Monday November 18th
Mass at 7pm.
Exposition until 8pm in the Blessed Sacrament Chapel
Tuesday November 19th
No Mass.
Wednesday November 20th
Mass at 7pm.
Thursday November 21st (Feast of the Presentation of the Blessed Virgin Mary)
Mass at 9.30am
Friday November 22nd (Feast of St Cecilia, Virgin, Martyr)
Mass at 9.30am.
Saturday November 23rd
Mass for the 33rd Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year C at 5pm.
Sunday November 24th
Mass for the 33rd Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year C at 9.30am.

Forthcoming events
Saturday November 30th
Meditations for Advent, Bilton Methodist Church, 10am.
Tuesday December 3rd
Meet the General Election candidates, 7pm, The Terrace Church, 54 Railway Terrace, Rugby.
Monday December 9th
First Communion registration session for parents and children at 6pm in the hall.
Thursday 16th January 2020
Confirmation registration session for parents and children at 6pm in the hall.
Sunday May 3rd 2020
Confirmation, 9.30am at Sacred Heart Church.
Sunday, 14th June 2020
First Communion at 9.30am Mass.

Parish diary this week

Intercession of Charles Borromeo supported by the Virgin Mary by Rottmayr. (Public domain)

This is the parish diary this week:
Monday November 4th (Feast of Saint Charles Borromeo)
Mass at 7pm.
Exposition until 8pm in the Blessed Sacrament Chapel
Tuesday November 5th
No Mass.
Wednesday November 6th
Mass at 7pm.
Thursday November 7th
Liturgy of the Word and Holy Communion at 9.30am
Friday November 8th
Mass at 9.30am.
Requiem Mass at St Marie’s Church, Dunchurch Road at 5.30pm for those who have died in war and the faithfully departed. Faure’s Requiem to be sung.
Saturday November 9th
Mass for the 32nd Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year C at 5pm.
Sunday November 10th
Mass for the 32nd Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year C at 9.30am.

Forthcoming events
Tuesday November 12th
Our Common Home – responding to the climate emergency and the world’s poor. A public Lecture organised by Rugby Inter-Faith Forum. The speaker is Christine Allen, director of Cafod. Christine was previously Director of Policy and Public Affairs at Christian Aid. Venue: Collingwood Centre, Rugby School, Oak Street (previously Bishop Wulstan School). The free car park entrance is in Barby Road CV22 5DZ. A simple vegetarian meal will be served at 6.30pm. The talk will begin at 7.30pm. Complimentary tea and coffee will be served. Cost: £7.50 is payable at the door. All proceeds beyond the meal to CAFOD. Please register your intention to come by emailing this address.
Monday December 9th
First Communion registration session for parents and children at 6pm in the hall.
Thursday 16th January 2020
Confirmation registration session for parents and children at 6pm in the hall.
Sunday May 3rd
Confirmation, 9.30am at Sacred Heart Church.
Sunday, 14th June 2020
First Communion at 9.30am Mass.

Parish diary this week

Our Lady of the Rosary with Child by Simone Cantarini (Public domain)

This is the parish diary this week:
Monday October 7th (Feast of Our Lady of the Rosary)
Mass at 7pm.
Exposition until 8pm in the Blessed Sacrament Chapel
Tuesday October 8th
No Mass today.
Open morning at English Martyrs School, Hillmorton, 9.45am. More details, call 01788 543423.
Wednesday October 9th (Feast of the Blessed John Henry Newman)
Mass at 7pm.
Thursday October 10th
Liturgy of the Word and Holy Communion at 9.30am.
Friday October 11th (Feast of St John XXIII)
Mass at 9.30am. 
Saturday October 12th
Mass for the 28th Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year C at 5pm.
Sunday October 13th
Mass for the 28th Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year C at 9.30am.

Forthcoming events
Monday October 21st
Funeral Mass at Sacred Heart for Maureen Woulahan. 12.30pm.
Tuesday October 22nd
Funeral service for Sandra George, Sacred Heart. 11am.
Sunday May 3rd
Confirmation, 9.30am at Sacred Heart Church.