Newsletter for 
30th Sunday Ordinary Time
week beginning 27th October 2019

Mass & Service Times for the coming week

Monday          No Mass
Tuesday         9:15am Mass in St Bridget’s room
Tuesday        11:00am Requiem Mass
Wednesday   9:15am Mass in St Bridget’s room
Thursday       9:15am Mass in St Bridget’s room
Friday            9:15 am Mass St Malachy’s 12 noon Requiem Mass  evening Mass     at 7pm in St Patrick’s
Saturday       9:30am Exposition  10:00am Mass


Weekend Masses  

Saturday                 6:30pm St Malachy's

Sunday                   9:30am  Mass at St Patrick's

                                11:30am  Mass in Sign Language         

Masses received this week
Please pray for the intention of the donor 

Lately Dead
Joe Pollitt
Jimmy Moore


Special Intentions
Alex Carey
Moira Downey (Bir mem)
Ann Pollitt
Michael Pollitt
Keith Edge
Theresa Minh
Maria Hoa
Denis Dermody (Bir mem)
Ronnie Starah (Bir mem)
Michael Fahey**
Patrick J. O’Connell
Frank Fogarty (90th Bir)


Christmas Draw
There is a poster at the back of ST PATRICK’S Church looking for help with the prizes for this years Grand Christmas draw.  

Weekday Mass now in St Bridget’s Room. Please be on time as the door will be locked at 9:15am for security reasons.
NEW - Catholic Hub 
Prayer. Music. Fellowship.
Salford Cathedral 2nd Saturday of the month 7:30pm - 10:00pm
For all young adults 18+ - See poster at the back of church.

Job Advertisement
Catering Assistant to cover maternity leave at St Matthews School to start as soon as possible. Please see the notice at the back of church.

St Malachy’s Feast Day
After the Saturday 6:30pm Mass on 2nd November, there will be a celebration on the school hall to celebrate the feast day.  There will magic and music, and it will be a real family affair.  All welcome to come along.  Please bring a bite of party food to share!

Christmas Fair
The Fair this year will take place on Sunday 24th November, more information to follow.  Also raffle tickets will be available next week.  There is a notice looking for help with prizes for the raffle, if you can help we would be most grateful.

St Malachy’s Christmas Faire
This will take place Saturday 30th November from 11am - 2pm, items for the fair can now be left at the school. 

Early Notice -  Friday 1st November is All Saint’s Day and a Holy Day of obligation 9:15am Mass at st Malachy’s, 7pm at St Patrick’s
2 Funeral notices. Jimmy Moore’s Requiem Mass will be on Tuesday 29th October at 11am, and the Requiem for the late Bill Rafferty will be on Friday 1st November at 12noon.      
Exposition of The Blessed Sacrament
Thinking about what Bishop John said in his recent pastoral letter about exposition in all churches in the diocese; I would like to remind you that Exposition is available every weekend in St Patrick’s church, Saturday from 9:00am - 9:30am and Sunday from 11:00am - 11:30am.  Please come along if you can.

Sunday Morning Refreshments after Mass at St Patrick’s
Due to the rising costs of Tea, coffee and biscuit, we are asking for a minimum donation of 20p per adult drink; children's juice and drinks remain free.

Thank you  - the Coffee and Tea Team

THANKS also to the person who donated tea bags, biscuits and a £20 donation towards the refreshments after Mass, much appreciated!

St Patrick’s Christmas Dance
This will be on Friday 13th December - tickets available soon.

October - The Month of The Holy Rosary
Rosary will be prayed each Thursday evening at St Patrick’s at 7pm in St Bridget’s Room. Also each Tuesday in St Malachy’s Church again at 7pm.  Please come along if you can.

Early notice
Slight change to Mass time on Saturday 2nd November.
Mass will be at 10am and exposition will be at 9:30am.  This change is due to the fact that mass that day will be offered by Fr. David Ryder for the deceased members of the St Vincent de Paul Society.

Annual Mass for the dead
This will take place here at St Patrick’s on Friday 15th November at 7pm, followed by light refreshments. If you are able to come, please do.  It is a tradition the church has had since the beginning, to pray for our deceased brothers and sisters.