Newsletter Sunday February 2nd, 2020


Readings: Malachi 3:1-4;  Hebrews 2:14-18; Luke 2:22-40


Sat 1 Feb   6pm Ivor John Burton-Bowen RIP (Oonagh Wood)

Sun 2 Feb   8.30am Private Intention
                    10.30am Martin Lacey RIP (Unknown donor)

Mon 3 Feb   9.30am Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament
                    10am Sonny Sheehan RIP (Eileen)

Tues 4 Feb   7pm Eucharistic Service
                    Followed by Exposition and Our Lady & St. Pio Prayer Group

Wed 5 Feb   9.30 am Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament
                    10am Intentions of Colin Anderson (Carol Anderson)

Thur 6 Feb   9.00 am Eucharistic Service

Fri 7 Feb   9.30am Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament
                    10.00 am Donal & Patrick Sheehan (Eileen Sheehan)

Sat 8 Feb   9am Eucharistic Service
                    6pm Sonny Sheehan RIP (Eileen)

Sun 9 Feb   8.30am Teresa & Nicola Fan RIP (Adelina, Fred and families)
                    10.30am William Dawson-Assam (Ben & Barbara Assam)

Reconciliation Times: Sat 5.30pm (before Mass)

Prayers for the Sick: Tony Laws, David Latimer, Colin Anderson, Joe Reape, Giulio Venturi, Anne Newton, Bridie Cripps, Ray Blackman and all those with ongoing poor health.

First Collection £986.12
Retiring Collection for Bexley Deanery Developing World Group £180.30
Next week’s 2nd collection is for Racial Justice

ST JOHN FISHER QUIZ NIGHT (FOR CHURCH FUNDS) 8 February 2020, 7-11 pm in the hall. Tables of 6 – £8 per person. Raffle and quizzes. Licensed bar and bring your own nibbles. Tickets to be available after Sunday masses or contact Anny Hyde on 07973 656 166.

CAR PARK PERMITS: This is now up for renewal – £10.00 for the year. Forms at the back of the Church. Many thanks for your support in this enterprise.

RECRUITMENT OF HEADTEACHER The Governors of St. Mary Magdalen’s Catholic Primary School in Mortlake, London, SW14 8HE are looking to recruit a Headteacher to take up post in September 2020. For more information, please see the school website – or contact Evelyn Fernandes at for an application pack.

HEADTEACHER REQUIRED SEPTEMBER 2020 – The Govenors of St. Peter’s Catholic Primary School, Crescent Road, Woolwich, London, SE18 3BN are looking to appoint a new Headteacher for September 2020. For more information regarding application and to arrange visits to the school please contact the School Senior Administration Officer, Jacqueline Shepherd at the school. Email: or call 0208 295 0028. Please feel free to view school website on:

READERS – please collect the new rota from the Sacristy. With thanks for sharing this important Ministry. New readers are always welcome. Kathy Fogarty –

BEXLEY DEANERY DEVELOPING WORLD GROUP – Thank you for your kind donation of £150.30 on Sunday, 26th January. We have now completed our 2nd project to help older children on the streets of Kissy in Sierra Leone to learn skills to enable them to find work. If you have any queries concerning the group please contact our Parish Representative, Maria Ward on 01322 555553.