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Day for Life
This Sunday is dedicated to raising awareness about the meaning and value of human life at every stage and in every condition. The proceeds of Day for Life donations are distributed through grants to projects that support this aim, and this year especially welcome those working with victims and survivors of domestic abuse. Your donation is greatly appreciated. For information, and to donate online, visit: www.dayforlife.org/donate or place your donation in the wall safe marked Day for Life at the back of the church above the Holy water font. Please also take a leaflet away with you, available on the newsletter stand. Thank you!
Make sure you make a fuss of your dad today!
Crouch End Festival Thanksgiving Mass
This Sunday, 16th June at the 11:15am Family Mass. All welcome. We are delighted that Richard Halliday will dance at the Offertory.
Members from our parish group for people with learning disabilities and their families and friends will be outside church this Sunday to sell candle holders made by the community and to answer any enquiries. Volunteers and new members are always welcome at SEEDs on the first Saturday of the month, 2-4pm in St Peter’s school hall.
Recommissioning and Rededication of Eucharistic Ministers and Readers
Next weekend, the Feast of Corpus Christi, all our Eucharistic Ministers and Sunday and weekday Readers are asked to attend Mass here on Saturday evening or Sunday 22nd/23rd June to re-commit themselves to their ministries. Thank you.
Please complete the postcards that are available at the back of Church and return to Jesuit Missions. As part of the Climate Coalition, Jesuit Missions is calling on our politicians to respond urgently and decisively to the climate crisis our world is facing. This is a simple action that we can all join.
As of Monday 17th June I will resume my normal working hours and the office will be open Monday – Friday from 9am-3pm.
May they Rest in Peace
The Requiem Mass for Lena Cavaciuti will be on Monday 17th June at 10:30am followed by interment at New Southgate Cemetery at 12:30pm.
The Requiem Mass for Patrick (Paddy) Quigley RIP will be celebrated at St Peter’s on Tuesday, 25th June at 11:00am followed by interment at St Pancras cemetery at 12:30pm.
Please keep Please keep Lena, Patrick and their families in your prayers.
Tottenham Refugee Alliance – Can you rent a home to a refugee family? Having raised the necessary funds to bring a vulnerable family to London from a refugee camp, we are seeking to make contact with landlords interested in finding out more about how they might be able to help. Our next meeting takes place on 28th June, 7pm at Holy Trinity vicarage, Stroud Green. All welcome. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Christus Vivit: Echoes from The Youth Synod – Reflections for Young Adults – The last in the current series of meetings at Archbishop’s House will take place on Tuesday 25th June, 6:30pm. These are an opportunity to come together following the Synod of Bishops meeting on youth last October, pray, listen, reflect, and discuss the place of faith in the life of young people. Bishop Paul McAleenan will be leading our reflections and focusing on the second half of the recently published exhortation from Pope Francis to young people that contains the Pope’s reflections on vocation and advice on how to discern one’s calling in life. All young adults are invited. If you wish to attend please email email@example.com. For more details, go to dowym.com/events.
A Mass celebrating the gifts of all people especially those with learning disabilities – at Our Lady of Lourdes and St Vincent de Paul Church, 337 Harrow Road, W9 3RB this Sunday, 16th June at 3pm. For more information see notice board at the back of the church or contact Finola Ryan 07525 812518.
Stroud Green Festival – 7-23 June – The festival this year is ‘Celebrating Women’ with events at a number of venues including Holy Trinity Church. Visit http://www.stroudgreenfestival.org.uk/ for information.
Good Counsel Network – On Saturday 22nd June, please pray and fast an end to abortion and euthanasia. Your prayer and fasting are urgently needed, and it really does save lives. For details of our life-saving work see www.goodcounselnetwork.com
World Refugee Day – Thursday 20 June 2019 – ‘Love knows no borders’ – a partnership of organisations in France and the UK working for the rights of refugees will mark World Refugee Day on Kent’s White Cliffs Coast in solidarity with refugees in Calais. For more information see the poster.
Refugee Week Inter-Faith Panel & Reflection – “You, Me & Those who came Before” Theme of Refugee Week 2019. Saturday 22nd June, 10am-1pm at St John Vianney Parish Hall, 386 West Green Road, London N15 3QL. Realities of displacement continue to escalate in many parts of our world. As of 2017, 65.6 million individuals have been forcibly displaced worldwide. In conjunction with Refugee Week 2019, the purpose of this panel is to raise awareness of, and support for thousands of migrants, refugees and asylum seekers trying to find a safe place to live. In. This event brings to the table voices of various faith communities united in building bridges of inclusion and welcome, speaking from lived experiences and a commitment to care for our common home. This is a free event. Please bring something to share for a vegetarian lunch which begins at 1pm. For more information, contact Verbum Dei Missionaries: firstname.lastname@example.org
St Michael’s Catholic Grammar School – The Open Evening for 2020 admissions will be held on Thursday 27th June. There are two sessions; 3:30pm until 5:00pm and 7:00pm until 9:00pm. The Headteacher will address parents at 5:00pm, 7:00pm and 9:00pm. The Admissions Criteria and supplementary information are available on the school website www.st-michaels.barnet.sch.uk and applications, including a Certificate of Catholic Practice signed by your Parish Priest, must be returned to St. Michael’s by Tuesday 9th July 2019. Please email any questions to email@example.com
Lourdes Summer Retreat for Young Adults – The Assumption Sisters and Fathers invite young adults in their 20-30s for an English-speaking spiritual retreat in Lourdes from Saturday 3rd August – Friday 9th August with talks, prayer, silence, pilgrimage, desert day and spiritual accompaniment. For more information email firstname.lastname@example.org Cost: £300 (£220 for students/low waged) (Excl. travel – your flight to Lourdes) – a limited number of subsidised places are available. Register online: http://bit.ly/retreatlourdes
Love Heals Body, Mind and Spirit Ministry – invite you to a 7-day Retreat at Mem Soares (House of Peace) Castelo De Vide, Retreat House, Portugal Thursday 5th September 2019 – Wednesday 11th September. The week includes full board (3 meals a day), full retreat programme, talks from team based on Dr Sister Betty’s Philosophy (Medical Sisters of St Joseph’s Kerala India). Celebrant priest: Father Bill Keogh (former Spiritual Director of Westminster Charismatic Prayer Group) The cost will be £640.00 including return scheduled flights, (London Heathrow – Lisbon), return coach transfers from airport to retreat. To secure your booking now, email: email@example.com Website: www.lovehealsbodymindspirit.com.
Diocesan Job Vacancies – Please visit https://jobs.rcdow.org.uk to view all diocesan vacancies. New vacancies will continue to be added to the website as and when they arise, so please check the website regularly for updates.
Thank you for your Sunday offerings. Giving by text – You can give the Parish £5 by texting “Parish STROG” to 70800. You can also donate online to the parish at https://parish.rcdow.org.uk/stroudgreen/donate/ This method allows you to add Gift Aid to your donation.
Newsletter deadline: – please submit items for the Newsletter before midday on Thursday. Note that pressure of space means items may have to be edited.
Please pray for:
Christian Overal, Antonio Neto, Zintra Sansom, Maria Graham, Brenda Buzec, Amy Gordon, Annette Donivar, Margaret Bradley, Caroline Hilton, Karin Summers, Graham Summers, Joan Summers, Helen Kozlowski, Don Brewis, Roman Cholij, Adeline Oyekoya, Mary Wallace, Bruna Moia, Sister Pia, Margaret Whelan, Kitty Madden, Clare Bruce, Brendan Whelan, Claire Marchand, Mike Coombes, Mira Lidstone, Gemma Francis, Augustine Okonta, Richard Simon, Noah Purcell–Chandler, Safina Malik (Jennifer Graham-Dillon’s sister), Jay Williams, Dora Clinton & Nathalie Renford.
Home Visits – If you are sick or housebound and would like to receive Communion please let the parish priest know so that he can arrange for a Eucharistic Minister to visit you at home.
In Hospital – If you or anyone you know is going into hospital, please register as a Catholic with the hospital staff and let your Parish Priest know if you wish him to visit.
Those who have recently died:
Irma La Rose, Marc Dantey, Alex Robertson, Lena Cavaciuti, Fr Patrick Watters, Philomena McAtter & Patrick Quigley (Paddy) RIP.
Service times and Mass intentions
6:30pm (Sat) – MASS – Int. Pascual Palao RIP
9:45am – SUNG MASS – Int. James & Gladys Philip RIP
11:15am – FAMILY MASS – Int. Anna Spong RIP
7:00pm – MASS – Int. Robert Boles RIP (Anniv)
Weekday Masses – Year 1 Week 11: Daily Prayer – Week 3
MONDAY 17TH JUNE
10:30am – REQUIEM MASS – Int. Lena Cavaciuti RIP
TUESDAY 18TH JUNE
9:00am* – MASS – Int. Antonette Selvarajah (Birthday)
WEDNESDAY 19TH JUNE
9:00am* – MASS – Int. Tess Casey RIP
THURSDAY 20TH JUNE – St Alban, Protomartyr
9:00am* – MASS – Int. Mary Concannon RIP
FRIDAY 21ST JUNE – St Aloysius Gonzaga, Religious
9:00am – MASS – Int. Marc Dantey RIP
7:30pm – HOLY HOUR
SATURDAY 22ND JUNE – St John Fisher, Bishop and St Thomas More, Martyrs
9:00am* – MASS – Int. Marc Dantey RIP, Kofi and Dantey Family
9:30am-10:00am – CONFESSIONS
9:30am-10:00am – EXPOSITION & BENEDICTION
6:00pm-6:20pm – CONFESSIONS
SUNDAY 23RD JUNE – The Most Holy Body & Blood of Christ (Corpus Christi) – C
6:30pm (Sat) – MASS – Int. Maureen Durand RIP (Anniv)
9:45am – SUNG MASS – Int. All the people of the Parish
11:15am – FAMILY MASS – Int. Mary, Matthew & Joseph Fernandes RIP (Anniv)
7:00pm – MASS – Int. Michael Nerney RIP
9:00am* – preceded by Morning Prayer at 8:45am
The Liturgical Calendar of feasts can be found here
TUESDAY 18TH JUNE
10:00am – LIFE ASCENDING GROUP
5:00pm-7:00pm – PRIEST SURGERY – See Fr Sean without an appointment – Presbytery
WEDNESDAY 19TH JUNE
7:30pm – LEGION OF MARY
THURSDAY 20TH JUNE
11:00am-1:30pm – THURSDAYS TOGETHER – meet your neighbours for a friendly chat, light lunch available – Holy Trinity Church Hall
FRIDAY 21ST JUNE
1:30pm – STAY & PLAY GROUP – St Peter’s School Hall, Elm Grove (term time only)
LINEN ROTA: – Saturday/Sunday 15th/16th June 2019 – Ann Hughes
TRINITY SUNDAY (C)
Saturday/Sunday 15th/16th June 2019
6:30pm (Sat) – Gillian Spry
9:45am – 1st Lesley Pippet; 2nd Anthony Pippet
7:00pm – Michael Sherley-Dale
1st: Proverbs 8:22-31; 2nd: Romans 5:1-5; Gospel: John 16:12-15
6:30pm (Sat) Emer Hughes, Jacqueline O’Shea, Laura Alyousif
9:45am Josephine Bobb, Lesley Pippet, Sr Odile Mahe, Margaret Forkan, Maura O’Shea
11:15am Lisa Murphy, Maria Gagnier, Mary Chambers, Mary Halliday, Michael Buchanan
7:00pm Fiona Stone, John Pio Sheehan, Mary Maloney
COUNTING: – Monday 17th June – 9:00am – Team A
SOUP RUN: – Saturday 22nd June 2019 – 4pm & 6pm – Team D
LINEN ROTA: – Saturday/Sunday 22nd/23rd June 2019 – Theresa Quinn
THE MOST HOLY BODY & BLOOD OF CHRIST (Corpus Christi) (C)
Saturday/Sunday 22nd/23rd June 2019
6:30pm (Sat) – Mia Griso Dyer
9:45am – 1st Marianne Law; 2nd Harriet Haworth
7:00pm – Ursula Kuczwalski
1st: Genesis 14:18-20; 2nd: 1 Corinthians 11:23-26; Gospel: Luke 9:11-17
6:30pm (Sat) Patricia Hannon, Sarah Fleming, Steve Bethell
9:45am Patrick Egan, Regina Fleming, Sheila Doyle, Sr Anne Hogan, Anthony Pippet
11:15am Peter Cecile, Ryan Chang Kit, Theresa Pisapia, William Carson, Sabrina Cecile
7:00pm Michael Woods, Nena Whitehead, Paul Stone
COUNTING: – Monday 24th June – 9:30am – Team B