St Joseph’s

Cowdenbeath Road, Burntisland, KY3 0LJ   01592 872207

Parish Priest:  Fr James G. Tracey

Email : parishpriest@stjosephsburntisland.co.uk    

 website: www.stjosephsburntisland.co.uk

 

Palm Sunday of the Passion of the Lord  (Year C) - 14 April 2019

 

Services this week:

 

Saturday 13 April

 

5.00pm Vigil Mass

 

People of the Parish

 

Sunday 14 April

 

10.00am Mass

 

James & Elsie McCluskey

 

Monday 15 April

 

No Mass or Service

 

 

Tuesday 16 April

 

10.00am Mass

7.00pm Chrism Mass (Cathedral)

 

James Ross

 

Wednesday 17 April

 

9.30am Mass

 

Ann Doherty

 

Thursday 18 April

(Holy Thursday)

 

7.00pm Mass of the Lord’s Supper, watching until 9.00pm

 

Special intention (Elizabeth Wainhouse)

 

Friday 19 April

(Good Friday)

 

3.00pm Liturgy of the Passion

7.00pm Stations of the Cross

 

 

Saturday 20 April

(Holy Saturday)

 

8.30pm Vigil Mass

 

Thanksgiving

 

Sunday 21 April

(Easter Sunday)

 

10.00am Mass

 

Gerard Cooney

 

Confession: On request.

 

Please note Mass on Wednesday is 9.30am.

 

Thank you for your offerings last week.  Offertory £395; Building Fund £285; Contributions by Standing Order £277; Teas £75; Stall £100; Hall £210; Papers £15; Candles £140 Attendance 192.  Money Counters this week: Team 1.

 

Teas/Coffee in the Church Hall after Mass on Sunday. All welcome.

Stations of the Cross: Friday evening at 7.00pm.

 

This is Palm Sunday, the beginning of Holy Week:

 

·        Burntisland Churches Together Palm Sunday Walk: we will begin at St Serf’s Church at 2.00pm, finishing at Erskine Church, where there will be a short service. All welcome.

 

·        Holy Thursday: Washing of Feet: would you consider having your feet washed during Holy Thursday Mass? We are looking for 12 volunteers, young or old, male or Female. Please put your name on the list in the porch. Thank you.

 

·        Extraordinary Ministers of Holy Communion are invited to renew their commitment at Mass on Holy Thursday.

 

·        Good Friday is a day of Fast and Abstinence.

 

·        The Easter Vigil Mass will be at 8.30pm.

 

·        There will be refreshments in the hall after the Easter Vigil Mass.

 

SCIAF Wee Boxes should be returned as soon as possible.

 

A Celebration of Marriage: Are you married? Archbishop Leo Cushley cordially invites you and your spouse to join him on 1 May 2019, the Feast of St Joseph the Worker, to celebrate the the gift of marriage at St Mary’s Metropolitan Cathedral in Edinburgh at 7.30pm. The Archbishop will offer Holy Mass during which he will impart his blessing upon those married couples present. A celebratory reception will follow. All who wish to celebrate the gift of marriage are very welcome, especially couples celebrating significant anniversaries this year.

 

There will be no Knit and Knatter this week.

 

200 Club:  Congratulations to the winners in the March draw - £200 Harry Devlin (150); £100 Fiona McElhinney (194); £50 Bernadette Jenkins (147); £20 Judith Wood (30); £20 Gayle Hall (102); £20 Anne Robinson (189).