2ndSunday of Lent– March 11, 2012
1. Reminder: at all weekend Masses during the month of March, we will be conducting a Head Count of all persons attending Mass. This exercise is necessary for the Chancery to assess the current and future needs of the Archdiocese. We are sorry for any inconvenience.
2. Way of the Cross organized and presented by the Youth Group and Team continues every Friday in Lent at 6pm, starting at the foot of Calvary.
3. Our Annual Lenten Retreats - Monday 19th to Friday 23rd March
Evening Retreat starts at 6.30pm with Msgr. Robert Llanos preaching on the theme: Revitalising our Catholic Culture and Identity. From Tuesday to Friday from 6.00 pm there will be an opportunity to participate in the sacrament of reconciliation!
Morning Retreat begins at 11am with Adoration, with Mass @ 11.30am
Detailed program of our retreats will be published during this coming week.
4. Masses for our St. Joseph Feast Day – March 19th. Morning Mass @ 6am, Pilgrims Mass at 11.30am folloowed by short prayer in the front of the Blessed Sacrament and Benediction, and Mass for our Parish Community @ 6.30pm.
5. On June 29th, Archbishop Joseph Harris will be traveling to the Rome to receive his Pallium. Camsel, the publishers of the Catholic News is inviting readers to purchase the Catholic News on the weekends of March 11th, 18th and 25th for a chance to win and be part of the pilgrimage with His Grace. On these weekends coupons with the entry form will be published. Please note as well, on these weekends only, the Catholic News will be sold at $5.00
6. The Cancer Society Mobile Unit visits our area on Monday 26th March – 9am to 2.30pm. The Mobile Unit will be stationed in front of the Parish Office. Screening for Breast Examination and Pap Smear will be conducted at a cost of $25.00.