PALM SUNDAY 20TH MARCH 2016.
The Most Solemn & Most Sacred Week of the Year.
JOY. SORROW. GLORY
Mass times: Saturday 6.30pm, Sunday 9.15 & 11am.
Wed. Reconciliation 7pm followed by Mass;
MAUNDY THURSDAY. No morning mass, Mass of Lord’s Supper 8pm, followed by watching Blessed Sacrament until 10pm
GOOD FRIDAY. Stations 11am, Lord’s Passion at 3pm
HOLY SATURDAY. No morning mass, Easter Vigil 6.30pm
CONFESSIONS: Good Friday 11-30-12.30pm
CHILDRENS EASTER SERVICE: Tuesday 2pm. All welcome, it’s brilliant.
Tina Elliot, Nora Emsley, & Peggy Krinks (lately dead); Mac Baker, Jim Thorpe, John & Winifred Field (Birthday memories); Anthony T
Johnson, Emma & Alex Green, Fr. David Lannon, 50 years! Barbara Bell, Jim McCormick, Jane Ratchford, Patsy, Kitty Basha, Jack & Bridget Sloyan, Roberts & Sloyan families, Linda & Roy Branagan, Vera Whalley, Deceased of St Luke’s parish, Forgotten Souls, Mary’s intentions.
Congratulations Heather Jackson & Lee Bennett who were wed yesterday, the Feast of St Joseph
DIVINE MERCY: 3rd April, St Mary’s, Eccles, see notice board.
SLIDE AGM: 20th March, Parish Room after 11am mass.
GIFT AID ENVELOPES: Some still haven’t been collected from Narthex
Next week’s bulletin: Contact Dennis on 789 4462 or see Fr. John.
JOY: “WELCOME! HOSANNA TO THE SON OF DAVID”.
SORROW: “KILL! CRUCIFY HIM!”
GLORY: “HE IS NOT HERE! HE HAS RISEN”
“BETRAYED, DENIED, MOCKED, BEATEN & SPAT UPON”.
“HE WAS LED LIKE A SHEEP TO THE SLAUGHTER!”
The physical cruelty of the crucifixion was terrifying.
Father, how wonderful you care for us!
How boundless your merciful love!
To ransom a slave, you gave away your only Son”
Yes, each one of us is invaluable in the eyes of God
AND A PEARL TO END WITH..
“Are you going to the Holy Week services, Betty?”
“Not on your life! They’re far too horrid!”
Welcome into the family of St. Luke’s: Kier Luke & Lyle George Haslam; Harry James Whitehead; Blake Anthony Martin; Cole Mark & Mia Anne Khadeja-Fletcher. Congratulations Sam & Adam, Melissa & Lee, Natalie & Derek & Leanne & Mark.
Congratulations to Angela & Mike on their 44th Wedding anniversary.