Bulletin 21st Feb 2016 – 2nd Sun Lent Yr C

2nd Sunday of LentJesus Transfigured

 Transfiguration - stained glass

Luke 9:28-36

This is my son, my chosen; listen to him.

Scripture Comment:

The appearance of Jesus’ face was changed. Even his clothing is made radiant. We know that, if we are faithful, we shall be transfigured in Jesus’ glory

Year of Mercy:

‘Christians are those who let God Clothe them with goodness and mercy, with Christ so as to become like Christ, servants of God and others.’ (Pope Francis)

FORTHCOMING EVENTS

* Tues 23rd Finance Ctee 5.30pm.

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* Thursday 25th 10.30-11.30am Lenten Prayer & Reflection Group –Presbytery meeting room. All Thursdays during Lent. All welcome to share, discuss & pray on the Lenten Sunday Gospels.

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* Mondays Feb 29th, Mar 7th, & 21st all at 9.30am – Wrap with Love, in St Mary’s Hall. Sewing together knitted squares to make blankets for the poor of our world – A work of mercy in the Year of Mercy. New volunteers welcome.

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* Fri 4th & Sat 5th March: 24 HOURS FOR THE LORD. Requested by Pope Francis adoration of Our Lord in the Eucharist. At St Patrick’s Albury 12 noon Friday to 12 noon Saturday. Confessions available. All welcome – any time, day or night!

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* Sat 19th March the Josephite Sisters celebrate 150th anniversary of their foundation by St Mary MacKillop and Fr Tenison Woods.                                          

* Special Mass Sat. 19th at 9.30am and refreshments at St Joseph’s Church, Wade Ave., Leeton.

* RSVP by 4th March to: Sr Julie Simpson, PO Box 13, Picton NSW 2571, or ph. 02-4677 1477, or 0418674452 and leave message, or email Sr Julie at:  julie.simpson@sosj.org.au

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SPECIAL BIBLE APPEAL

C.A.R.E. Corowa High Scripture

30 new Bibles needed at $30 ea. You are invited to donate a bible, or half a bible (!) with a cash donation. Envelopes are on the back table in the church. Thank you.

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Rosaries

* Nora Kingston, 24 Alfred St ph. Wed 4.30pm

* McLean’s, 5a Lindsay St., Wed 5.30pm

* Karinya chapel – Sundays 11am

* St Mary’s Church, Sat 8.45am + 9am Mass

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Remember in Prayer

 Arthur Collins, Nellie Dullard, Fr Warren Mossfield, Betty Griffin, Laurie Talbot, Mary Hodgkin, Ray Currie, Pat Seymour, Ursula Bartlett, Michelle Hogan, Len Sambell, Michael Scown, Joan Sandral, Imelda Gauci.

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MASS INTENTIONS 20th – 27th Feb

Sat 20th

6.30pm (Tom O’Brien, John Leahy, Pauline Kerr)

Sun 21st   2nd Sunday of Lent

9.00am Mass (For all Parishioners)

Mon 22nd Tues 23rd – No Masses

Wed 24th

9am Mass (Eileen Schneider; Robert Burke)

Thurs 25th 

11.40 Nov. & M. (Albert Carey; Ray Currie)

Fri 26th

9am M (Pat & Noel Loorham; Len Sambell)

Sat 27th

9am M (Conversion & Mercy for all)

6.30pm (Wilma & Joe Talbot; Imelda Gauci)

Sun 28th

9.00am Mass (For all parishioners)

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 LITURGY ROSTER for 27th – 28th Feb

Gifts:

6.30pm Sandral Fm

9.00am Svarc Fm

Lectors:

6.30pm J Schnelle J Lowden

9.00am M Campbell

Special Minister:

6.30pm K O’Halloran C Salmon

9.00am K Roberts P Lemmon

Altar: M Fitzgibbon

Welcomers:

6.30pm Sandral Fm

9.00am C Sutcliffe

Altar Servers:

6.30pm

9.00am B Heagney

Collection: M Drum

Counters:  M Kelly

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THE JOURNEY CATHOLIC RADIO PROGRAM – AIRS 21 FEBRUARY 2016

This week on The Journey we have a great program starting with a Gospel reflection for the 2nd Week of Lent from Fr Ken Cafe; we hear from Sr Hilda Scott OSB, Peter Gilmore challenges us with the old saying, “Don’t let the sun go down on your anger.”  Bruce Downes The Catholic Guy challenges not to follow the “wrong map” – Jesus is the Way, the truth and the life.  We also get some great marriage advice from The Pirolas Smart Loving and Sam Clear in Walking the Walk.  Tune into LIFE 101.9 FM or 98.5 THE LIGHT Albury Wodonga Sun 11am or go to www.jcr.org.au  or www.itunes.jcr.org.au where you can listen anytime and subscribe to weekly shows by email.

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