On Sunday, November 28th, we begun the new year in the liturgical Calendar of the Catholic Church, celebrating the FIRST SUNDAY OF ADVENT. Advent always starts on the fourth Sunday before Christmas; this year on Sunday, November 28th and concludes on Friday, December 24th. read further… The word ‘advent’ comes from the Latin ‘advenio’, meaning…

Christmas is one of the most important Christian and cultural holidays of the year, but what is the true meaning of Christmas? For Christians, the true meaning of Christmas is the celebration of the Saviour, Jesus Christ. read further… The word ‘Christmas’ literally means ‘Christian Mass’; it’s a shortened form of Christ’s Mass. Christmas is…

Winners for March 1st Prize – G. Halliday 2nd Prize – B. Holland 3rd Prize – K. M. Oakley

Children in non-Catholic Schools requiring preparation for the Sacraments and non-Catholic children in Catholic Schools wishing to become Catholics. Next meeting Saturday 9th March 2019 following Mass at 9:30 at St Augustine’s Church, Meir.  For more information please contact Gabrielle Halliday – 07764 245344

CHRISTMAS CRACKER II – Back by popular request! Friday,7 Dec, 19:00 in the School Hall. A box will be in the church porch for donations of bottles, raffle prizes, etc., towards making this occasion as successful as last year’s. There will be a meeting on Thursday, 1 November after the 9:30 Holy Day Mass of…

ST AUGUSTINE’S – Could holders of red APF Mission boxes please bring them in to be emptied. Please see Sue Smith at 11.00 mass.

Bible Study meets on Thursdays at 19:30 in St. Augustine’s Presbytery. We spend time looking at the Mass Readings for the following Sunday – why not join us? These are very interesting sessions which last about an hour. Led by Mark Saxby.

Sessions at St Augustine’s Church on TUESDAYS at 19:30. This course is for those who want to know more about the Catholic Church and Faith. It is aimed at Catholics who want to deepen their faith and for those who are not Catholic who are interested in finding out about the Church & Faith.

Fr. Kaz invites all the Extraordinary Ministers of Holy Communion of our 3 parishes to meet on Friday 22 June. There will be Eucharistic Adoration and Benediction from 6pm, with Mass at 7pm, followed by our meeting.

A meeting has been arranged for all who are interested in various aspects of Fun Raising for St. Augustine’s. This will take place in the Sacristy on Wednesday 13th June at 7pm. Please come along and show your support and share ideas for future events.

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