Saint Felix Catholic Parish Newsletter

MARCH 24th IS THE 30TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE MURDER of Archbishop Oscar Romero of El Salvador. Many hope that he will be canonised soon. Please take one of the prayer cards that Bishop Michael has sent for our use. ALSO: OSCAR ROMERO PROPHET AND MARTYR, St George's Catholic Church Hall, Norwich. Bishop Michael leads a day as part of East Anglia's 'Romero Week', celebrating the 30th anniversary of the martyrdom of Archbishop Oscar Romero in El Salvador. Romero was a prophet of justice. Saturday 27th March. 10:30am - 3:00pm Please contact Mike Palmer if you would like to share transport. 01394 277566.

8, Gainsborough Road Felixstowe IP11 7HT Tel: 01394 282561 Parish Priest: Fr David Hennessy e-mail: sacerdotus@googlemail.com Website: www.saintfelix.org.uk

MARCH 21st, 2010 FIFTH SUNDAY OF LENT YEAR C

WEEKDAY MASS AT THE CONVENT
MONDAY—SATURDAY

WEEKEND MASS TIMES SATURDAY 6pm
( Private Intention )

10.00am
Mon: Euch Service Tuesday: Elsie Fenton+ Wednesday: Abp Oscar Romero+ STATIONS OF THE CROSS FRIDAY, 5pm

THE BISHOP has asked to pray for our priests daily. From the full list the following are listed for this coming week Fathers Rafael Esteban [wf] 21st ;Martin Fears, Brandon 22nd; David Finegan, Stowmarket 23rd ; Richard Fitzgerald [USAF] 24th; Charles Firzgeral-Lombard [osb] 25th;

SUNDAY 9am
( Fr Gus Berrell +)

10.30am ( Convent )
( Fr Seamus )

+++++++++

11.30am ( Trimley )
( Private intention ) COLLECTIONS LAST WEEK OFFERTORY: £714.89

ALSO—AT ST FELIX MASS on Wednesday 7.30am
MASS on FRIDAY, 12 NOON
STATIONS OF THE CROSS

THE TOWN PASTORS OF FELIXSTOWE will be Commissioned on Sunday 28th March at River of Life Church Carr Rd. 6.30.pm. All are welcome. More information go to www.felixstowetownpastors.org.uk

PLEASE REMEMBER IN YOUR PRAYERS ALL WHO ARE SICK AND THOSE WHO HAVE DIED RECENTLY OR HAVE ANNIVERSARIES: Sick: Jack Gaffney, Betty McIlwraith, Stephanie O’Mahony, Margaret Mazur Fr. Augustine Berrell, Fr. William Cooper, Cecilia Coldham, John Rogers, Frederick Symes, Lois Lazell, Elsie Fenton, Adeline Fuller, Mabel Courtney, Maisie Moyes, Leslie Goggins, Derek Curry, Lindsay Campbell, Anne Grantham, Rose Cotton, Margaret Bennett, Sr. Aloysius Bracken, Sr. Francis Borgis Coucke, Sr. Vincent Fitzgibbon, Sr. Francis Keane, Sr. Ethna McAndrew. RIP

CAFOD : £156.33 MANY THANKS FOR YOUR GENEROSITY

FRIDAY, 7pm and SUNDAY, 4pm

THIS THURSDAY, MARCH 25th, 7.30pm SERVICE OF RECONCILIATION ALL VERY WELCOME!

HOLY WEEK ARRANGEMENTS
HOLY WEEK POSTERS are available this weekend ,please take one and display It is important that everyone knows of this great event .Supplied by the KSC .

THE MEMORIAL BENCH for Father John has been installed in the front garden just in time for the third anniversary of his death. This bench was donated by the Felixstowe CWL .

SUNDAY 28th March : PALM SUNDAY Vigil Mass: 6pm at St Felix Mass St. Felix 9am [Starts in the hall] Mass Convent 11 am ( NB NO MASS AT TRIMLEY )
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MONDAY 29th March 10.00am: Mass at the Convent TUESDAY 30th March 10.00am: Mass at the Convent ( 2pm Brass cleaning All welcome to help.) Wednesday 31st March 10.00am: Mass at the Convent CHRISM MASS NORWICH 7.30pm [See notice board for times etc & sign up] THURSDAY 1st April ( From 9am Church cleaning - all teams ) EVENING: MASS OF THE LORD’S SUPPER Convent ( 5pm) & ST. FELIX : 7.30pm Please—ALL Eucharistic Ministers to attend at 7.30pm Mass for renewal of commitment

THE TOGETHER CLUB will meet at the convent on Thursday 2.00 p.m. Mr. John Malley is coming from CAFOD Everyone welcome. This should be a very interesting afternoon I am sure Mr. Malley will update us on CAFOD's recent projects. Teresa Doran

CHILDREN’S RECONCILIATION SERVICE will take place next Saturday 27th March at 8.45 a.m. in the convent chapel. Parents and families are welcome to join the children for this service and everyone is invited for refreshments in the convent hall after the service. HOLY WEEK AND EASTER FOR THE CHILDREN Palm Sunday (28th March) The Children attending 9am Mass on Palm Sunday are asked to bring small leafy branches or banners to carry in the procession around the church. The banners could read, for example, ‘Hosanna’, ‘Hurrah for Jesus’, ‘We love you Jesus’ or something similar. Good Friday At 10.00a.m. at St. Felix, there will be Stations of the Cross especially for all the children of the parish and their families. Easter Sunday There will be an Easter Garden in the Lady Chapel at St. Felix for the children to look at. It would be nice if the children could bring small flowers to Mass on Easter Sunday morning to decorate the Easter Garden.

2nd April GOOD FRIDAY 10.15 Stations of the Cross for children 11.15am CHURCHES TOGETHER United Service at the Triangle

3.00PM GOOD FRIDAY LITURGY ( both Convent and St Felix )
11th APRIL HOLY SATURDAY MORNING PRAYER 10 am ( CONVENT ) 10.30am Servers practice

ST ALBAN’S FRIENDS, CHOIR AND ORCHESTRA PRESENT MOZART, HANDEL, HAYDN ON SATURDAY, 27th MARCH, 7.30pm, ST JOHN’S CHURCH, CAULDWELL HALL RD., IPSWICH. ADULTS £7; CHILDREN £1.50. All proceeds to FIND ( Families in Need )

9.pm EASTER VIGIL EASTER SUNDAY: ALL MASSES AS NORMAL

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