1st SUNDAY OF ADVENT Year A – Ealingabbeyparish

1st SUNDAY OF ADVENT Year A

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Friday 29th November

EXPOSITION OF THE BLESSED SACRAMENT 9.45-12.30pm (Newman Chapel)

THE LANGUAGE OF PAINTING: the first in a series of four sessions in preparation for Christmas, led by Ferry Lichtenberg (parishioner of the abbey and student of art history), 7.30 to 8.30 pm in the parish hall. (On Saturday 7th December Ferry will also lead a retreat day on ‘Praying with Art’).

Saturday 30th November – St. Andrew

CATHOLICISM for seekers and those wishing to join the Catholic Church meets from 10.30 am in the Parish House, 2 Marchwood Crescent.

ADVENT LITURGY for families with children who have special needs at 2pm. Meet in the coffee shop for arts and crafts, then service in the Newman Chapel, followed by refreshments.

 

Sunday 1st December – 1st Sunday of Advent

WELCOME DESK in the front porch by the steps for new parishioners.

TICKETS FOR CAROLS BY CANDLELIGHT on sale in the bookshop porch

CONFIRMATION GROUP at 3.15 pm in the parish hall.

ADVENT VESPERS at 5.00 pm with the abbey choir: psalms and readings followed by Benediction.

 

Monday 2nd December

BRIDGE CLUB AT 6.30 pm in the Bulbeck Room.

BINGO at 8.30 pm in the parish hall.

 

Tuesday 3rd December – St. Francis Xavier

TODDLERS’ CLUB at 9.45 am in the parish hall.

SENIOR CITIZENS’ SOCIAL at 1 pm in the coffee bar.

TUESDAY SCHOOL 4-5 pm in the Coffee Lounge

MEDITATION GROUP at 6.30 pm in the Bulbeck Room.

PARISH AID TO THE CHURCH IN NEED GROUP meets tonight at 7.00pm in the Dominic Young Room – all welcome.

PREPARING FOR ADVENT 2nd in a series of evening reflections 7.30-8.30pm in the hall. Led by Daniel Ferguson. All are Welcome

 

Wednesday 4th December

CARE MASS at 11am in the Newman Chapel, followed by refreshments in the coffee bar.

EALING ABBEY LAY PLAINCHANT CHOIR meets at 6.30 pm for 6.40 pm start in the Bulbeck Room.

SENIOR CITIZENS’ CHRISTMAS PARTY St. Benedict’s School, today

2.15-3.45pm. Join us for food, music, bingo and lots of fun.  RSVP 020 8862 2000 or Email: seniorschool@stbenedict’s.org.uk

 

 Thursday 5th December

TODDLERS’ CLUB at 9.45 am in the parish hall.

LECTIO DIVINA at 10 am in the Bulbeck Room

MEDITATION GROUP meets at 11.15 am in the Bulbeck Room.

EXPOSITION OF THE BLESSED SACRAMENT 8.15-9 pm

 

Friday 6th December

EXPOSITION OF THE BLESSED SACRAMENT 9.45-12.30pm

THE LANGUAGE OF PAINTING: the second in a series of four sessions in preparation for Christmas, led by Ferry Lichtenberg (parishioner of the abbey and student of art history), 7.30 to 8.30 pm in the parish hall.

Confessions 5.30-6pm

 

Saturday 7th December – St. Ambrose

PRAY THROUGH ART: a retreat day for Advent led by Ferry Lichtenberg: Beginning with Mass at 9.15am in the church. Tickets £12 (includes a hot lunch) from the parish office.

CATHOLICISM for seekers and those wishing to join the Catholic Church meets from 10.30 am in the Parish House, 2 Marchwood Crescent.

The CAPITANIO SISTERS (Nile Lodge) warmly welcome all parishioners To celebrate their DIAMOND JUBILEE at the Solemn Eucharist on Saturday 7th December, 9.15am in the Abbey Church, followed by refreshments in the hall  YOUR PRESENCE WILL ENHANCE OUR JOY

 

Sunday 8th December – 2nd Sunday of Advent

SECOND COLLECTION for the Society of St. Vincent de Paul (SVP)

TICKETS FOR CAROLS BY CANDLELIGHT on sale in the bookshop porch

 

CHRISTMAS CRIBS, CARDS AND ADVENT CALENDARS ON SALE

In the bookshop porch on Sunday 17th & 24th November. Also available in the Bookshop Saturdays 4-7 pm Sundays 8.30-1 pm and 6.30-8 pm

 

 

 

For more special events and more information,

please click BELOW FOR OUR WEEKLY – 

BULLETIN 1st Sunday Advent 2019

BULLETIN INSERT 1st December 2019

CHRISTMAS and ADVENT 2019

 

 

Safeguarding –

SAFEGUARDING UPDATE AND PARISH ACTION PLAN Autumn, November 2019

Important Information about the parish SAFEGUARDING AUDIT NOVEMBER 2019 

Financial information –

EALING ABBEY PARISH MINI FINANCIAL REPORT (year ending 2018)

RCDOW Annual Report and Account year ending 2018

 

Past Events –

SERVICE OF THANKSGIVING AND REMEMBRANCE for those who have died this last year – October 2018-October 2019

LITURGY for  SUICIDE 2018

for those affected by suicide

This Liturgy took place on Wednesday 3rd April 2019.  If any one would like THE SERVICE booklet – LITURGY for SUICIDE, please contact Krysia Carr on 02088622167 (where you can leave a message), or email pastoral.coordinator@ealingabbey.org.uk