AUGUST 2009 NOTICES
Month of the Assumption
ST JOHN’S PRO-CATHEDRAL, Victoria Ave, Perth
Monday 3 7.45am Finding of the Body of St Stephen
Tuesday 4 7.45am St Dominic, Confessor
Wednesday 5 10.00am Preceded by Holy Hour & Benediction. 8.45am – 9.45am
Our Lady of the Snows
Thursday 6 12.10pm TRANSFIGURATION OF OUR LORD preceded by
Holy Hour and Benediction 11.00am – 12.00noon.
Friday 7 6.30pm St Cajetan, preceded by Holy Hour & First
Friday Benediction 5.30pm – 6.15pm
Saturday 8 9.00am St John Vianney & Blessed Mary McKillop & Benediction
Monday 10 7.45am St Lawrence, Martyr
Tuesday 11 6.30pm St Philomena, Preceded by
Devotions & Benediction 5.30pm – 6.15pm
Wednesday 12 10.00am Preceded by Holy Hour & Benediction. 8.45am – 9.45am
St Clare of Assisi, Virgin
Thursday 13 12.10pm St Hippolytus & Cassian preceded by FATIMA DEVOTIONS
and Benediction 11.00am – 12.00noon.
Friday 14 5.30pm VIGIL OF THE ASSUMPTION
Saturday 15 8.00am & 10.00am & 6.00pm ASSUMPTION OF THE BLESSED
VIRGIN MARY. HOLY DAY OF OBLIGATION
Monday 17 5.30pm St Hyacinth, Confessor
Tuesday 18 7.45am St Agapitus, Martyr
Wednesday 19 10.00am Preceded by Holy Hour & Benediction. 8.45am – 9.45am
St John Eudes, Confessor
Thursday 20 12.10pm St Bernard, Confessor
Friday 21 5.30pm St Jane de Chantal, Widow
Saturday 22 9.00am IMMACULATE HEART OF MARY then Benediction
Monday 24 7.45am St Bartholomew, Apostle
Tuesday 25 7.45am St Louis of France
Wednesday 26 10.00am Preceded by Holy Hour & Benediction. 8.45am – 9.45am
St Zephyrinus, Pope & Martyr
Thursday 27 12.10pm St Joseph Calasanctius
Friday 28 5.30pm St Augustine, Bishop
Saturday 29 9.00am Beheading of St John the Baptist
CONFESSIONS: Heard before Mass on Sunday, weekday Masses and after if necessary. Please make the effort to go to confession during the week so that those only able to make Sunday Mass can go then.
On Sundays please be there at least 10 minutes before Mass to go to confession otherwise may miss out.
SUNDAY MASS IN KELMSCOTT AT 2.00pm: Good Shepherd Church, 44 Streich Ave, Kelmscott
Also Mass on the feast of the Assumption Saturday 15th August at 12.00noon – Holy Day of Obligation.
MASS IN BUNBURY: St Thomas Church, Locke Street, Carey Park.
Sunday at 6.00pm: 16 August 09 Sunday 6 Sept 09 18 October 09
Monday: 17 August (8.00am) 7 Sept (8.00am) 19 October (8.00am)
Sunday 2nd August:Portiuncula Plenary Indulgence may be obtained, under the usual conditions,
to the faithful who devoutly visit a church and pray the Our Father and the Creed.
Fatima Devotions Thursday 13th August beginning 11.00am with Exposition and Benediction, rosary, litany & Fatima prayers, Mass at 12.10pm; continuing on the 13th of each month until October.
Feast of the Assumption Saturday 15th August 2009: Masses at 8.00am, 10.00am & 6.00pm at St John's Pro-Cathedral. Mass at 12.00noon at Good Shepherd Church, 44 Streich Ave, Kelmscott
PLEASE NOTE THAT THE ASSUMPTION IS A HOLY DAY OF OBLIGATION. THIS MEANS THAT WE ARE BOUND TO HEAR HOLY MASS.
Six Precepts of the Church: 1. Attend Mass on Sundays and Holy Days of Obligation. 2. Confess sins at least once a year. 3. Receive Holy Communion at least once during Easter season. 4. Observe the days of fast and abstinence. 5. Help provide for the needs of the Church. 6. Marry in a Catholic church.
Silent retreat in Toodyay, Sunday evening 4th October – Friday afternoon 9th October 2009.
Contact Fr Rowe for further details and to register for the retreat.
Daily Latin/English Missal for sale:Never been used. $100 see Fr Rowe
Book Barrow: 9 August after all Sunday Masses. www.stritabooks.com (08) 9446-5069
Flowers for the Altar: If anyone has any spare flowers at home, please bring to the church so they can be arranged before Mass. Donations for flowers may also be placed in box on bookcase.
New Email addresses: If you wish to receive a copy of the bulletin and notices by email, please email the following address: firstname.lastname@example.org Each month the notices will be emailed to you automatically. If you wish to contact Fr about any other matter use the following email address: email@example.com Please use this email for all matters.
Seating at Sunday Masses: If possible, please always occupy the front pews close to the windows first, then the back pews. Be aware if you arrive late there are usually seats up the front so feel free to move up there. Each pew can comfortably fit four people so please move up to be courteous to others so they can find a space to sit.
Parking on Sundays in Mercedes College: Gates are locked after 11.15am Sunday Mass so make sure your car is out promptly. Please remember Mercedes College in your prayers and park courteously.
PLEASE MAKE SURE YOU PARK IN THE MARKED BAYS AND NOT ILLEGALLY.
Please note that smoking is not permitted in Mercedes, and ensure that your children are under adult supervision on school grounds at all times.
ANY QUERIES PLEASE CONTACT FR MICHAEL ROWE: Ph/Fax: (08) 9444-9604