Today is the last Sunday of the liturgical year. We celebrate Christ, who is King of all who are on the side of truth and who listen to his voice.

Eucharistic Prayer – Memorial Acclamation 2

Mass This Week And Intentions

Monday            7.00pm            Dorothy Proctor (anniv.)

Tuesday           12noon              Walsingham

Wednesday      9.15am             Departed of November

Thursday         7.15pm              Annie Blenkinship (anniv.)

Friday               9.15am             People of Scotland     ST ANDREW

Saturday           9.15am            William & Laura (wedding)* of Our Lady

Prayer Of The Church

Morning Prayer:  Sun 7.30am; Tues, Wed, Fri, Sat 8.55am

Evening Prayer: Tue 5.00pm


Thursday 6.45 – 7.10pm

Sacrament Of Reconciliation

By Appointment Only This Week

Next Sunday: Masses at 8.00am & 10.00am

Today’s Organ Music

Dum Esset Rex (The King sitteth at his table: Song of Songs 1:12) (op.18)

M. Dupré

Parish Notices

Advent Extra is available in church today at £2.00.

Adoration Thursday 6.45 – 7.10pm – all being well. Fr Stephen will be travelling back from a funeral in Birmingham during the afternoon and intends to be back in time for 6.45pm (traffic permitting!).

Raffle Tickets Anne Plevey has these, for the Christmas Coffee Morning on Saturday, for people to sell.  There are also posters available for you to display.

Contributions will be gratefully received for the Christmas Coffee Morning – chocolate items for the tombola, second-hand books, scarves, cakes, home-made mince pies and items for a food hamper.  All much appreciated!

Christmas Coffee Morning

Saturday 10.30 -12noon in church

Do come along to support this event and bring others with you.

*Please pray for William Hird and Laura Unsworth,

to be married at St James’, Arnside on Saturday.

Do you have any old sheets or tea towels that Footsteps children could use for dressing up?  Also needed are sweet wrappers (e.g. Quality Street) that they could use to make stained glass windows.

School Governing Body There is a vacancy for a foundation governor.  If you would like to know more, please have a word with Fr Stephen, who can explain what’s entailed. School is progressing well, and it’s a good time to be involved.

Readers Please collect your readings from the sacristy.

Other Notices

Lancaster & District Homeless Action are looking for volunteer workers for the Christmas period (24th – 29th December).  Fr Stephen has more details if you’d like to be involved.

Please pray for

The sick: Edward Troughton, Colin Martin, Sarah Lightburn, Fr John Daulman, Margaret Pithers, Cathy Sime, Cain Calvin, Isaac Calvin, Ellen Preston, Fr Paul Warren, Rosie, Brenda Leeson

Recently departed: Kate O’Leary, Dorothy Rogerson, Diane Simpson

Anniversaries: Dorothy Proctor, Gordon Mead, Jack Kirkwood (priest), Annie Blenkinship, Dorothy Hill, Margaret Atkinson, Joan Boardley