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Saint Patrick's - Newsletter

Parish Priest:  Rev. Fr. Daniel Doherty
30, Low Craigends, Kilsyth , Glasgow G65 0PF

: 01236 - 822136


Parish Hall Bookings - Call Anne Kerr on 07538260848

29th Sunday in Ordinary Time - 22nd October 2017.
(Year A. Weekdays Year I)

Prayer Requests

(29th Sunday in Ordinary Time)

6pm (Sat) Vigil Mass
8:15-9:20am - Exposition
9:30am Mass
12:00 Noon Mass
4pm - Devotions


8:30-9:20am - Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament
9:30am - Holy Mass


8:30-9:20am - Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament
9:30am - Holy Mass


6:00 - 6:50 - Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament
6:00 - 6:50 - Confessions
7pm - Mass


8:30 - 9:30am
9:30am - Mass


8:30 - 9:30am Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament
9:30am - Mass

Saturday (Ss Simon & Jude)

8:30 - 9:20am - Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament
9:30am - Mass
10:00 - 10:30am Confessions
5:15 - 5:50pm Confessions
6pm Vigil Mass

Rosary: 20 minutes before each Mass (except Sundays)
Baptisms: By Arrangement.

In Your Prayers Please remember the housebound, sick & anniversaries that occur at this time

All Welcome - Tea & Coffee in Hall after both Sunday & Monday morning Masses.

Your Gift to God & His Church is greatly appreciated. Offertory: £1008 & Building Fund £367. Thank you.

Remembrance Sunday 12th November
If anyone can assist as a steward for the parade will you please contact Frank McLaren on 822714.

Devotions will take place this afternoon, Sunday from 4 to 4:35pm.

What’s Happening This Week
Sun am
Teas after both Masses
10am - Tea in Hall
10:30am - Men’s Group
4.30pm - Legion of Mary
6-9pm - Parents Meeting
8-10pm - Women’s Guild
1pm - Dementia Support Group
7.45-9pm - Parents Meeting
6.30pm - Youth Group
6-9pm - Parents Meeting
7.30pm - Irish Trip Reunion

Sleeping Beauty-Kings Theatre Glasgow 28th Dec. Only 20 tickets left 80 sold. Contact Maureen or Mary at the chapel house Mon, Tues, Thurs or Friday between 9am-3.30pm to book. Cost £21 which includes transport.

Special Collection This Weekend for World Mission Sunday. The special collection is to assist the Church in helping the developing world & deprived countries. If you are a tax payer there are special envelopes at the back.

Congratulations to Parish Draw Winners
Week 11
£300 H. Lang (1497)
£100 P. Campbell (1326)
£50 J. Black (1927)

Week 12
£300 J. Canavan (1434)
£100 M. McCabe (1680)
£50 S. O’Neil (1005)

Save the Date of Next Social.
Sat 25th Nov St Andrews Ceilidh & Meal

May the angels lead him into Paradise
Please remember in your prayers Charles Christie who died last week. Reception on Monday at 5pm, Requiem Mass Tuesday 9.30am. We pray for his family at this sad time.

Irish Trip reunion takes place after the Vigil Mass this Saturday 28th. Two course delicious food will be served with a short power point of trip. BYOB.

Priest/Parents Meeting this week for parents of P4 children.

Congratulations: to Tommy & Rose McCreery 50th Wedding Anniversary. May God bless them and their family at this time.

Annual Christmas Raffle Appeal - Donations for Prizes This year we are looking for donations of red/white wine, spirits, tins of quality biscuits, tins of quality chocolates. If you can help with any of these items, can you leave in mortuary chapel or hand them in to the parish house. Every donation is much appreciated.

Pro-Life Rosary & Mass this Thursday recited at 6.30pm in George Square followed by procession to Cathedral, Mass at 7.30pm. Those going should gather at George Square at 6.30pm. More info call Betty McGachey, 824378.

Society for the Protection of the Unborn Child Collection will take place next weekend.

Cardinal Winning Pro Life Lunch - Sat 1pm 18th Nov. St. Vincent St., Glasgow. 50th Anniversary of Abortion Act. Table of 10 reserved, tickets £30. Contact Mary Ashmall for more details on

Post Vigil Supper will take place on Saturday 4 November. The menu is steak pie, baby potatoes with veg followed by trifle. If you would like to come along please complete sign-up sheet at the back of the Chapel.

November Talks start at 7.30 -8.45pm on 6th November

6th November - Fr. John Deighan
Sacraments of Initiation:
The Doorway to Eternal Life (Baptism & Confirmation)

14th November - Fr. Joe Sullivan
Sacraments of Healing:
Healing Power (Confession & Anointing)

20th November - Fr. Nick Welsh
Sacrament of Marriage:
God’s Love Is Revealed

27th November - Fr. Kevin Douglas
Sacrament of the Eucharist:
Who Do We Receive?

Try and come along to deepen your knowledge of the sacraments of the Church.

Mass of Thanksgiving to celebrate 70 years of the Archdiocesan Pilgrimage to Lourdes takes place in St Kentigern’s, Edinburgh this Saturday at 6pm. See notice board for further details.

Readers Rotas are ready to be picked from the Mortuary Chapel or by clicking here

Eucharistic Ministers Rota is available by clicking here

Think Amazon - Think Parish: Please remember to use our website if you are going to shop on Amazon. By simply clicking the Amazon banner on the website home page, the parish is given a percentage of the purchase price.

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Parish archives of marriages date from 1865. Enquiries can be made to the Parish Office.
St Patrick's Catholic Church
30 Low Craigends, Kilsyth, Glasgow, G65 0PF.
Tel : 01236 822136

St. Patrick's is a Parish of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of St. Andrews and Edinburgh, a Charity registered in Scotland - Number SC008540

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