EVENTS AND NOTICEBOARD

BAPTISM:  baptisms should take place as soon as possible, preferably within weeks of the birth. Those wishing to have their child baptised please contact the parish office to register for the course of instruction.

WEEKLY OFFERTORY- cash collected at Masses 4/5 January totalled £1105.07. Thank You! We will include amount collected each week in the bulletin.

FOODBANK due to the very generous donations during December, for which the organisers are very grateful, only a small range of goods are required this month.  Please see notice board for required items.

9am SUNDAY MASS CHOIR if you are interested in joining the Choir pls contact Luke Ramsden on LRamsden@stbenedicts.org.uk or speak with him after Mass.

MONTH OF PRAYER FOR OUR YOUNG PEOPLE beginning on Sunday

19 Jan. Booklets available in the Church porches which allow you to pray along at home. We will also be using the Prayer of The Day from the booklet at each weekend Mass and 9.15am & 6pm weekday Mass. Pls join is in praying for our young people

‘THE YEAR OF THE WORD’ –  JOURNEY WITH MATTHEW  –  Any parishioners wishing to participate in creative art inspired by the gospel readings for 2020 (Year A), please contact Krysia, at the parish office, or phone 02088622167.  Please see the poster displayed in the parish corridor.

CHRISTMAS CARDS FOR RECYCLING PLEASE?!  Please put your old Christmas cards in the box provided in the bookshop porch, Religious cards only and please detach the picture page if possible.  Thank you.

PADRE PIO PRAYER GROUP resumes on Wednesday 22 January, in the  Coffee Lounge, 7-8.30pm.  All are welcome.

CTiCE ECUMENICAL/INTER-FAITH VISIT will be to Arya Samaj Hindu Centre, in the old Congregational Church at 69a Argyle Rd, W Ealing, on Sat

25 January. Pls contact Noreen Barnes-Hoggett noreen29@googlemail.com

or 020 8997 4935 if you would like to take part.

FLOWERS: To arrange for flowers to be placed in front of the statue of Our Lady, in memory of loved ones, please contact the parish office.

EALING ABBEY COUNSELLING SERVICE: a non-denominational counselling service offering 1:1 and couples’ counselling at 1a Montpelier Avenue. For appointments call 020 8998 3361 or email: counselling@eacs.org.uk

BEREAVEMENT SUPPORT: our parish offers a confidential bereavement support service for anyone who would like help in their grief. Please telephone    020 8862 2167 or 0208 8622160 where you can also leave a message in confidence for the parish office.

PARISH PILGRIMAGE TO WALSINGHAM

England’s historic National Shrine of Our Lady, dating back to A.D. 1060

Monday to Friday 10-14 August 2020: the cost of 4 nights’ stay, bed & breakfast with evening meal will be approx. £200. Limited number of places, so please apply a.s.a.p. to the parish office: also apply to the office for more information.

PLEASE NOTE EACH FRIDAY UP TO AND INCLUDING 14th  FEBRUARY, ACCESS TO THE BENET CLUB/PARISH CENTRE WILL BE VIA MARCHWOOD CRESCENT ENTRANCE ONLY

THE PARISH CENTRE DOORS FROM THE CAR PARK ENTRANCE WILL BE CLOSED DUE TO THE NIGHT SHELTER.