10th Sunday in Ordinary Time 2018

10 OT pewsheet 2018

Patronal Festival: this year’s Patronal Festival will be on Sunday 24th June.  The cost is £15 (children £10).  Please sign up with Gwen.  Please pay immediately for your place to be confirmed.  The list is now open to extra guests.

 St Albans’ Singers: the next concert, entitled ‘The London I Love’, will be held at 7.30pm on Saturday 7th July.

 Walsingham 2018: the weekend of Friday 31st August to Sunday 2nd September in 2018.  Places are still available.

Corpus Christi 2018

Corpus Christi pewsheet 2018

This Sunday: Fr Reg Bushau SSC will be our Preacher and Celebrant.  Our old friend Alan Littell will substitute for Charles on the organ.  Many thanks to them both for their help. 

Patronal Festival: this year’s Patronal Festival will be on Sunday 24th June.  The cost is £15 (children £10): please sign up with Gwen.  Please pay immediately for your place to be confirmed.  As before, preference is given to members of the congregation so please do not invite more than 2 guests (until 10th June).

The Most Holy Trinity 2018

Holy Trinity pewsheet 2018

Fr Stuart: thanks you for your kind expressions of sympathy following the death of his father.  The funeral will take place in Yorkshire on either 1st or 8th June.  Your continued prayers are much appreciated.

This Sunday and next Sunday: Fr Reg Bushau SSC will be our Preacher and Celebrant.  Our old friend Alan Littell will substitute for Charles on the organ.  Many thanks to them both for their help.

 

 

Palm Sunday 2018

Palm Sunday 2018 pewsheet

Today: we leave church in silence; except for those attending the PCC meeting. 

PCC: meets after Mass to receive and approve the 2017 accounts.

St Alban’s Singers: many thanks to Charles, John, Nadia and Gwen for their musical and culinary efforts to make last Saturday’s concert such a successful and enjoyable occasion.

5th Sunday of Lent 2018

Lent 5 pewsheet

Today: we welcome Fr Paul Benfield SSC as our Preacher.  Fr Paul is the Registrar of the Diocese of Blackburn and the Chairman of the Catholic Group in General Synod.  

Ilford Hospital Chapel: Fr Stuart is celebrating the 12.35pm Eucharist at the Chapel this Thursday 22nd March.  Please join us if you are able.  

PCC: meets next on 25th March after Mass to receive and approve the 2017 accounts.

4th Sunday of Lent 2018

4 Lent pewsheet 2018

PCC: the PCC meets briefly after Mass today to arrange dates for the APCM and for receiving and approving the 2017 accounts. 

Lent Appeal: this Lent we are raising money for the Nando’s appeal for the relief of malaria.   

Coach Trip to Rochester Cathedral: we plan a visit to Rochester Cathedral for Mass and a tour on Saturday 24th March. The cost is £30, which includes admission, a guided tour and the return coach journey.  We will leave Ilford at 9.15am and depart from Rochester at 4.00pm.  Places still available.  Please see Gwen Dodkins. 

St Alban’s Singers: the next concert will be on Saturday 17th March 2018.  Admission will be £5 on the door.

3rd Sunday of Lent 2018

3 Lent pewsheet 2018

This week: no midweek masses this week as Fr Stuart is on leave.  

PCC: today’s PCC meeting has been postponed until Sunday 11th March.  We will then meet briefly to arrange dates for the APCM and for receiving and approving the annual accounts. 

Lent Appeal: this Lent we are raising money for the Nando’s appeal for the relief of malaria. 

3rd Sunday in Ordinary Time 2018

3 OT pew sheet

 Candlemass: the list for our annual fundraising for church requisites is at the back of church.

 Volunteers Needed!!:we urgently need extra help on Saturday mornings to keep the Coffee Morning and cleaning schedule going.  If you can spare 2 hours once a month to help us keep this important community resource alive, please speak to Ivy or Kathy or Fr Stuart.

 Women’s Fellowship Group: meets next after Mass on Wednesday 31st January.  All are welcome.

 St Alban’s Singers: the next concert will be on Saturday 17th March 2018.

 Confirmations 2018: Bishop Norman will be confirming candidates here on Sunday 6th May 2018.  Adults and children over 8 are eligible.  Please speak to Fr Stuart.  Classes will start at the end of February on Saturday mornings at 10am.