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LENT FAMILY FAST DAY

26TH FEB 8, Gainsborough Road


FEBRUARY 7th, 2010

Saint Felix Catholic Parish Newsletter


Felixstowe
This is the 50th anniversary of Family Fast Day. IP11 7HT
5th SUNDAY
Tel: 01394 282561
The first one, in 1960, was organized by the Catholic YEAR C
Women’s League, The Union of Catholic Mothers and Parish Priest:
Fr David Hennessy
the Board of Catholic Women in response to a crisis in
Dominica. The C.W.L. will be holding Hunger Lunches e-mail:
every Friday during Lent at 12.30p.m. in the Church sacerdotus@googlemail.com
Hall. All the money raised will be going to CAFOD so Website:
please give us your support so that we can make this an www.saintfelix.org.uk
extra-special year. The CAFOD slogan for Lent is
“Give it up” so let us give up Friday lunches and help
CAFOD to feed the hungry. WEEKEND
MASS TIMES
SATURDAY 6pm From now on, it is men
( Dorothy O’Mahony+ )
you will catch ...
ASH WEDNESDAY, 17th FEBRUARY
SUNDAY 9am
MASS WITH ASHES: Convent: 10.00am; St Felix: 12noon; St Cecilia’s: 7.30pm
( Betty McIlwraith, CWL )

KNIGHTS OF ST. COLUMBA 10.30am ( Convent )


IMPORTANT MEETING NEXT THURSDAY
FEB. 11TH .MASS AT 7PM ST. JAMES 11.30am ( Trimley ) WEEKDAY MASS
TO CONCLUDE OUR 80TH YEAR & AT THE CONVENT
TO PRAY FOR THE FOUR BROTHERS WHO HAVE DIED IN 2009. MONDAY—SATURDAY
MEETING AT 7.30PM TO PLAN OUR YEAR AHEAD . Monday: Jean Evans+
COLLECTIONS LAST WEEK
10.00am
OFFERTORY: £701.56
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FELIXSTOWE CHRISTIAN VIEWPOINT CAFOD : £129.22
ALSO ...
Catholic Education Fund:
WOMENS DAY CONFERENCE £247.60 FRIDAY 12 NOON
WEDNESDAY 31ST MARCH 10.0A.M – 3.00P.M. Mass at St Felix
MANY THANKS
FOR YOUR ( Keeping & Saunders
At Ranelagh Road Christian Fellowship. GREAT GENEROSITY Families+ )
Cost £5 inc. tea, coffee and dessert.
Please bring your own packed lunch.
Book by 15th March, for more details
contact Sue Copeman 01394 271908.
Guest speaker Liz Beeton representing “Town Pastors”.
PARISH QUIZ AND SUPPER
in the Church Hall CWL
Shrove Tuesday 16th February
at 7.30p.m. VIEW FROM THE TOWN HALL, Feb 8th
Tickets £4.
Bring your own bottle Please be at the Town Hall a little before 7.30pm. This
Tickets will be on sale w/e 30th Jan and 6th Feb. meeting will last about 2hrs and include a tour of the
Town Hall and a talk by
Susan Robinson. There will be refreshments.
PARISH SUMMER FETE
Anyone requiring transport please let me know.
Barbara Lamberton 279373
It has been decided to have a change from the summer fete this year.
However we do still need to raise money for parish funds.
We need fund raising ideas, one will need to include a Grand Raffle DAY OF INSPIRATION
( this is a really easy way to raise between £700 - £800 after expenses). for Catholics working with Young People - February 27th in London
If you have any ideas or suggestions please place them in the box in the porch Come and hear some of the finest speakers in the world share their
at St. Felix or speak to Sylvia - Ft. 275370 wisdom and knowledge about working with young people. More in-
or Jenny - Ft.671217 as soon as possible. formation at the back of the church or go to www.cymfed.org/
congress but please let Hamish (dys@east-angliadiocese.org.uk) in
We can all play a part however small or large
the Diocesan Youth Office know if you are interested in going,
and your parish really does need you to be involved as he is organising free travel.
and any ideas will be welcome.

( ANOTHER ) QUIZ NIGHT THE TOGETHER CLUB


meet at the Convent on Thursday at 2.00p.m.
Ipswich and District NOS Society are holding a Quiz on for a cake decorating demonstration.
Friday 12th February in the Church Hall Tables of 4-6
Ploughman's Supper Bring your own Bottle EVERYONE WELCOME
Cost £5 tickets available from
Diana Thomas 01394 277337 MARKS GOSPEL BY LANCE PIERSON AT ST. MARY’S WALTON, FRIDAY 12TH
MARCH 7.30.PM £5 TICKETS 283705. INFO AT WWW.LANCEPIERSON.ORG
PROCEEDS CHURCH DEV FUND
PLEASE REMEMBER IN YOUR PRAYERS ALL WHO ARE SICK
AND THOSE WHO HAVE DIED RECENTLY OR HAVE ANNIVERSARIES:
LITURGY COMMITTEE MEETING
Sick: Jack Gaffney, Betty McIlwraith, Stephanie O’Mahony, Betty Ryles. TUESDAY, 9th FEB
Sr Stanislaus Scully, Jean Evans, Elizabeth Gardner, Robert Waite, Thomas Lind- PRESBYTERY, 7.30pm
say, Dorothy Oliver, Charles Walker, Eliza Bantick, Ethel Smith, John Coppen,
Mary Sanford, Wilma Pipe, Emily Crouch, Lucy Rickarby, Mary Robinson, Mary
Drouet, Tori-Anna Williams, Perfitto Burgess, Sydney Jennings, James Hockley, CTIF - TOGETHER IN PRAYER
Alfred Bailey, Clesby Cooper, Daisy Curry, Henry Dukes. RIP Mon 8th Feb @ River of Life Coffee shop
10.00 am until 11.30 am