EVENTS AND NOTICEBOARD

the PARISH OFFICE WILL BE CLOSED ON MONDAY, 17th JUNE

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.

  1. VINCENT DE PAUL (SVP) are looking for someone to help with their book keeping and simple financial returns. If you can help or would like further information, please contact the parish office.

VACANCY Ealing Abbey Monastery require Catering Assistant for weekends and holiday cover. Applications, pls Email cateringmanager@ealingabbey.org.uk Please see insert for further information.

EALING CHORAL SOCIETY – “Northern Lights”, a magical evening with the music of composers from Northern lands including Rachmaninov, Grieg, Sibelius and James McMillan. The concert will conclude with a melody of ABBA songs specially arranged for the occasion. 7.30 pm on Sunday 22nd June at St. Barnabas’, Pitshanger Lane –

for tickets call 07957 923341 (£17, £15 conc. & £3 under 18)

A SPECIAL EVENING with Blessed Marie Eugene OCD, presented by Fr. Muszala and Mr. Khoury on Blessed Marie Eugene’s teaching of today, Thurs 27 June, 4.30-9.15pm at the Carmelite Priory, 41 Kensington St. W8 4BB. Contact Monique Varenne at monivarenne@yahoo.fr. For further information and reservations.

SENIORS CITIZENS’ SUMMER PARTY at St. Benedict’s School, 2 to 4 pm Thursday 4th July. Join us for music, food, bingo and lots of fun! If you would like to attend please telephone 020 8862 2000 or email: seniorschool@stbenedicts.org.uk

St. GREGORY’S SCHOOL SUMMER FETE on Sat 6 July, 2-7pm.  Fairground, Inflatables, BBQ, Raffle, lots of lovely stalls and much fun to be had for the whole family.  Live Music, Outdoor Bar and Indoor Sports Bar for the grown-ups! Come and join us.

LOURDES SUMMER RETREAT FOR YOUNG ADULTS: The Assumption Sisters and Fathers invite young adults in their20’s-30’s for an english-speaking spiritual retreat  in Lourdes in the Summer. Sat 3 Aug – Fri 9 Aug 2019. For further information email youth@assumptionreligious.org  Register online: http://bit.ly/retreatlourdes SOCIETY OF OUR LADY OF LOURDES: Pilgrimage of the Sick to Aylesford Priory, Kent, Sun 11 Aug 2019. Coach leaves at 8am from Ealing Town Hall, returns at 4.45pm.  Tickets £24 adults, £12 children.  Pleases contact Karen Lobo on 07723031448.

Please bring a packed lunch and umbrella.

FLOWERS: to arrange for flowers by in memory of loved ones or in thanksgiving, 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 from the parish office.

 

CONFIRMATION REGISTRATION

Registration for 2019-2020 is now open. Register online (www.ealingabbey.org.uk, click Sacraments > Confirmation). Or pick up a form from the back of the Church or the Parish Office. Online registration closes on Friday 21st June. Physical forms need to be handed in to the team in the Bulbeck room on Sunday 16th June after the 9am or 7pm Masses. Candidates should be in year 9, 10 or 11 and a practising parishioner of the Abbey.

FIRST HOLY COMMUNION REGISTRATION

Registration for 2019-2020 is now open. Register online (www.ealingabbey.org.uk, click Sacraments > First Holy Communion). Or pick up a form from the back of the Church or the Parish Office and return to Parish Office. Registration closes on Friday 14th June. One Parent must be a practising parishioner of the Abbey. Children should be in year 3 or 4.