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.

PRAY FOR OUR TEENS: Adoration and Divine Mercy chaplet to pray for teenagers on Fri 22 Feb at 2pm, followed by refreshments in the parish hall. If you are an elderly person who has time to pray for a teenager daily at home…. If you are a teenager’s parent who is preoccupied by your son/daughter and would like someone to pray daily for him/her….   Look at the website www.prayforourteens.org  Or contact the parish office.

PARISH PROJECTS: Do you have ideas for Parish Projects? Do you want to delve into your faith but don’t know how? Perhaps you have wanted to share the faith with others or want to help with a behind the scenes role? Then we want to hear from you. We have exciting plans for the Parish but need your help to get them started. So please email

parishoffice@ealingabbey.org.uk if you are interested and we will be in touch.

PARISH AID TO THE CHURCH IN NEED GROUP next meets at 7pm on Thurs

28 Feb in the coffee lounge. See corridor noticeboard for further details on ACN activities.

UNLOCKING THE MYSTERY OF THE BIBLE: an exciting new Bible study of 8 sessions starting Wednesday 27th February, 1.30-2.30 pm in the parish hall. £30 including a video, refreshments, course book and small group discussions. To register or for more information email: parishoffice@ealingabbey.org.uk

YOUTH ALPHA: Exploring life’s biggest questions.  Pre-Confirmation Course.  Beginning Wed 27 Feb 7.30-9pm in the hall. Free admission includes hot meal, video & open discussion. To Register / for more details email: parishoffice@ealingabbey.org.uk

PRAYER TEAM: We would like to organise a group who will be committed to supporting our youth work through prayer. This group would meet once a month to pray for particular intentions. If you would be interested please email formation@ealingabbey.org.uk.

READING & PRAYING with “I Want to See God”– a book by Blessed Father Marie Eugene about the Saints – Teresa of Avila, John of the Cross and Thérèse of the Child Jesus. Wednesday 27th February from 6.30- 9pm at the Carmelite Priory, 41, Kensington Church St. W8 4BB. Please see poster on ‘Retreats’ board in parish centre.

CATHOLIC UNION OF GREAT BRITAIN invite you to a Mass celebrated by Cardinal Vincent Nichols on Thurs 28 Feb at 6pm, Farm St. Jesuit Church, followed by reception. If attending the reception pls register on 020 8749 1321.  All are welcome

FLAME CONGRESS Bishop Nicholas Hudson invites you to join him at the biggest Catholic youth event in the UK, on 2 March at Wembley Arena. The day will include speakers addressing the issue of mental health and wellbeing, and Adoration which will be introduced by Rise Theatre along with a homily by Cardinal Vincent.  Tickets available from Westminster Youth Ministry.   Please contact dominiccunliffe@rcdow.org.uk

FLOWERS: to arrange for flowers to be placed in the church, in memory of loved ones or in thanksgiving, please contact the parish office.

RETURNING TO THE CHURCH?  Our Landings group may provide you with the welcome you need.  Call 07949 089202 for further information.

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 020 8862 2160 where you can also leave a message.