16th JUNE 2019
TRINITY SUNDAY (YEAR C)

PARISH MATTERS

MASS ATTENDANCE
LAST WEEKEND : 322

SICK / HOUSEBOUND & HOSPITAL
If you or your loved ones are sick or in hospital and would like a visit from
Fr. Eamonn, please do let me know. I am more than happy to visit them

TEA & COFFEE AFTER 10.00 am MASS
Each Sunday morning after the 10.00am Mass tea, coffee and biscuits are served down in the St Mary’s Hall. Please come down and join us for some social time together. All are welcome.

BAPTISMS IN ST. MARY’S
If you would like to arrange the baptism of your child, please see Fr. Eamonn after Mass to pick up an application form and arrange a date. Baptisms take place at
11.30 am after the Sunday Mass.

DIOCESAN PILGRIMAGE TO WALSINGHAM
Saturday 28th September 2019
It has been suggested that pilgrims from the Deanery may be more willing to support this event if they travel by coach.
If you would like to register your interest in this please contact;
Anne Howgate (01274 – 879043) by Sunday 23rd June 2019.
The price will be dependant upon the size of the coach. The day would begin early but there would be a number of pick-up points.

FORTHCOMING FUNERAL
ARTHUR LORD RIP – Tuesday 18th June 2019 – Funeral Service 1.00 pm

ULTIMATE BOYBAND TRIBUTE
Thank you to all those who supported this event last Saturday. We had a fabulous night and managed to raise funds for Church in the process

WELCOME TO THE PARISH
This weekend we welcome to the parish the family of Mary Ann & James
Lowney, who are visiting from Ireland. We also keep Mary Ann & James Lowney in our prayers this weekend.
You are all very welcome.

65TH WEDDING ANNIVERSARY CONGRATULATIONS –
ANNE & GEOFFREY WRIGHT
On behalf of the parish I would like to say welcome back and congratulations to Anne & Geoffrey Wright who recently celebrated their 65th Wedding
Anniversary. They are back home in Batley this weekend and I just wanted to mark the occasion with you all. They were married here in St Mary’s on the 27th February 1954. Our love and prayers are with you at this very special time.

PARISH BBQ
Tickets are now on sale for the Parish BBQ which will be held in the Presbytery garden after 6.00 p.m. Mass on Saturday 29th June 2019. Tickets are £2.50 and include a burger or sausage and a drink. Please come along and support this popular family event.

FUNDRAISING COMMITTEE
The next meeting of the fundraising committee will be held on Tuesday 18th June 2019 in the Social Club at 6.30 p.m. If you would like to be involved with fundraising for our parish please come along to the meeting you will be very welcome.

NEW ROTAS
The new rotas are now available for Readers, Eucharistic Ministers and
Counters. Please pick up a copy from the back of Church.

2020 PANTOMIME
Bookings now being taken for the Panto, Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, at Bradford Alhambra on Sunday 19th January 2020 at 1.00 pm. To book please contact Maureen Gill on 01924 513872

DAY FOR LIFE
The retiring collection this weekend will be for Day for Life. The focus this year will be on all those who are suffering or have survived domestic abuse. It will help to ensure the dignity of human life is upheld at every stage of a person’s life. A basket along with more information about this cause is available at the back of church.

PARISH SOCIAL / FUND RAISING EVENTS
DATES FOR YOUR DIARY
Saturday 16th November  –  Christmas Fayre  –  12.00noon  – 3.00pm
Friday 29th November  –  Abba Again  –  Tickets £10.00
Sunday 15th December  –  Chordiality Concert  –  3.00pm  –  Tickets £10
Tickets for any of these events are available from:

Jennifer Roche  –  078764543306
Maureen Gill  –  01924 513872

Further details of all these events will be available in due course – ALL WELCOME

DIOCESAN MATTERS

NOVENA TO OUR LADY OF UNFAILING HELP
The annual Novena to Our Lady of Unfailing Help, the Principal Patron of the Diocese, takes place from 19th to 27th June 2018 at Leeds Cathedral, Cookridge Street, Leeds LS2 6BE.
Monday to Friday 6.15pm; Saturday and Sunday 5.15pm.

NIGHTFEVER
Nightfever: Leeds Cathedral, Friday 21st June, 5:30pm – 10:30pm. There will be Mass, Adoration, music and prayer. Volunteers will invite people into the Cathedral to light a candle and pray if they wish. Priests will be available for conversations and/or confession. For more information, and to volunteer, find Nightfever Leeds on Facebook/Twitter or contact here.

African Caribbean Chaplaincy invite you to A BARBECUE PARTY WITH MUSIC & DANCE plus (bring and share) food & drinks; Bouncy Castle (for Children) and raffle draw Saturday 6th July 2019, 1pm to 6pm, Hinsley Hall lawns, 62 Headingley Lane Leeds LS6 2BX. Tickets: £5 per Adult and £2.50 per Child. If you wish to come, to help us provide for you, please send us a text message with your full name to: 07884197261 or 07759036348 or 07466099454.
You may then buy the ticket on the day.

OUR FATHERS OF FAITH (vols. 3 & 4)
is a collection of biographical sketches of over 200 priests who served the Diocese of Leeds (c.1915 – 1939). The two volumes (totalling over 600 pages) are available from Fr. Nicholas Hird at cost price £25 (for the 2 volumes) – (01274 – 872984 or email here.)

LAST SUNDAY’S COLLECTIONS

Envelopes (G) £156.17
Envelopes (NG) £88.00
Loose £268.37
Total Offertory £512.54
Roof £33.53
Retired Priests £ 47.56
Total Income £593.63
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8th June 2019
Bonus Ball No: 43
WINNER: No Winner