Weekly News Letter 14th July 2019

BLACKBURN AND DISTRICT SVP. On Thursday 18th July the District SVP will be holding their quarterly meeting here at English Martyrs. The evening will start with the celebration of Mass at 7.00pm led by the District Spiritual Director Fr. Ian Kelly. All parishioners are invited to attend.

There will be NO COFFEE after Mass next Sunday  (July 22nd ) due to the :-

DE-BRIEFING MEETING after the successful Garden Party and future events planning, will take place next Sunday at 12.15pm in the presbytery meeting room  Anyone involved please attend. 

SUMMER AFTERNOON TEAS in the church garden (indoors if wet) begin next Sunday, from 2 until 4pm, for 8 weeks. Lists for helpers and bakers are on the back table. Please help if you can.

JAM JARS – please save and donate clean jam jars (smaller type) and leave at the back of church. Thank you. 

DEANERY WALK. Thank you to everybody who attended the Midsummer Walk for the Deanery of St. John Southworth and to those who helped with the planning of it.  It was wonderful to get together to strengthen existing friendships and make new ones. 46 people from 11 parishes joined the walk. We look forward to more events in our Deanery. 

THANK YOU FOR YOUR SUPPORT OF OUR PARISH. Income last weekend was £890.50

 Monthly standing order for June was £996.00.  Many thanks for your generosity.

MASS STIPENDS received for: Margaret Cassidy A.

 OUR LADY’S OIL burns this week for the safe return of parishioners away on holiday.