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The St Peters Church Halls offers three separate spaces for hire – two large halls and a smaller room & fully equipped kitchen.
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LENTEN FAMILY FAST DAY THIS FRIDAY
(Second collection next Sunday) Money raised towards our Lent appeal between Shrove Tuesday
13 February and Saturday 12 May will be doubled by the UK Government,
up to £5 million COLLECTION ENVELOPES IN PORCH
LENTEN JOURNEY OF PRAYER: “Walk with me”
These Lenten prayer booklets are available once again priced £1.
TWA LENTEN LUNCHES FRIDAYS OF LENT 12 – 2 PM
Starting Friday 16th February Homemade soup (5 choices)with Burger’s bread. Including tea or coffee - £5
WOMEN’S WORLD DAY OF PRAYER Theme: `All God’s Creation is Very Good.’ Written by the Christian women of Suriname. Why not join us at Marlow Bottom Methodist Chapel on the 2nd March commencing 2.00 pm. and find out more about the theme, Suriname,
The Day of Prayer is not just for women. Everyone is welcome to attend. For further information please visit WWDP website.www.wwdp.org.uk. (SEE POSTERS IN THE PORCH).
FAITHFUL DEPARTED: Please pray for the repose of the soul of Paul Keating. His Requiem Mass will be at St Peter’s on Friday 9th March at 1.00 p.m.
Book Sale on Sunday, 18th February
Books will be on sale in the church foyer. You may pay by cash or online transfer if you forget to bring cash on the day. Most books are from Catholic Truth Society, Cenacle or Sceptre books. Do browse their catalogues online if you would like to place an order through us in advance of 18th Feb and email us at firstname.lastname@example.orgHow about ordering the following: 10-Minute Diary for 2018 (week to view diary with the Sunday gospel and reflections) £3.98 Companion to the Sunday Gospels (A6 booklet with full Gospel passage plus commentaries) £2.00 A Year with the Catechism (includes focused reading references from the Catechism for each day and reflections on the text) £12.95 Lectio Divina (A6 booklet, short guide to a more fruitful contemplation on the Bible) £2.50 Way of the Cross (A5 hardbound, a lovely illustrated guide for children) £5.95 Talk about Common emotional problems in children.
Dr Katherine Hodson (Clinical Child Psychologist) from Everlief Child Psychology Services in West Wycombe will come to Marlow to discuss childhood anxiety and anger and explore practical strategies for parents to try. Book tickets online at ttps://mum2mum.ticketlight.co.uk. The talk will be held at St Peter's School at 7.30 pm. on 2nd March 2018.
THE CATHEDRAL DEVELOPMENT CAMPAIGN received a boost recently with the news that work could begin as soon as July this year! Father Mark Floody, Dean of the Cathedral, announced the news at Mass last weekend. Having raised a magnificent £2.4 million, our diocese is confident to authorise the beginning of this building project. To see Fr Mark's presentation, please go to the Cathedral website northamptoncathedral.org/live/ and click on the recordings tab navigating to the homily of the Sunday Mass on 4th February recording; or to donate or find out more, please call Angela Madge on 01604 712065 or email email@example.com
TO BOOK A MASS INTENTION either post your requestwith the offering through the Rectory door, or see me afterMass on Sunday
COUNTING ROTA: Michael & Helen Hall
COLLECTIONS: £583 plus £480 Standing Orders. Many Thanks.
CLEANING ROTA: Thurs 22nd February @ 9am
Mrs Nye, Mrs Addiss, Mrs Stuart
ANNIVERSARIES: Pray for those whose anniversaries occur about this time.
Wendy Foster, Celia Welch, Frank Caroll, Maurita St Clair, Kazimierz Tomaszewski, Marie Soraghan, Olive Petoud, Hannah Barnshaw, Olga Warner, Elisabeth Bettens, Nora Cutler, Fr William Gaffney (former Parish Priest), May they rest in peace.
DIOCESAN MASS FOR MARRIED LIFE BISHOP PETER DOYLE warmly invites you to this Mass at Holy Family Church 226 Trelawney Avenue Langley, Slough on SATURDAY 3RD MARCH 2018. Gather at 11.30 am for Mass at 12 noon. Bishop Peter will give his Pastoral blessing for couples celebrating a significant milestone this year. If you are celebrating such a milestone contact Eamonn & Paola McMorrow on 0741251517 or at firstname.lastname@example.org. All welcome. Refreshments available after Mass.
BAPTISMS take place on the first Sunday of the month. Parents should phone to arrange to come and see me to prepare for baptism and book the date at that meeting
BABY AND TODDLER GROUP Our friendly St Peter's Baby and Toddler group led by Jennifer Boyle, a teacher from our school, runs every Tuesday in the Pugin Rooms from 1-3pm. We are keen to welcome new members of our parish along. We have lots of interactive toys, books and activities for babies and toddlers. Also, tea, coffee and home made cakes on offer. Just a £2 per family donation. Please visit the following page for up to date notices https://www.facebook.com/StPetersBandT/
SHELTERED HOUSING – ST SCHOLASTICA’S RETREAT – VACANT Flats Available
The Retreat offers sheltered housing to practising Catholics aged 60 or over in 36 self-contained flats at £459pcm – more information from The Warden: Deacon Seán Duffy – 27 The Retreat, Princes Risborough, HP27 0JG (01844) 344437. Email: email@example.com www.stscholasticas.co.uk