Items not in the Paper Version of the Bulletin.

Pax Christi Peace Sunday 14 January.

There will be no retiring collection but there are gift aid envelopes available in the porch for anybody wishing to contribute. “The work of Pax Christi is based on the gospel and inspired by faith. Our  vision is of a world where people can live in peace, without fear of violence in all forms. Rooted in the Catholic Christianity, we work with all who share our values to abolish war and create communities of peace and justice”.

The theme for Peace Sunday 2018 is Migrants and Refugees – seekers of peace

Please visit the Pax Christi website for a nunber of resources. 

Archbishop Malcolm has written a letter for Peace Sunday which you can find by clicking here


Prayer in preparation for Eucharistic Congress

In September 2018 a Eucharistic Congress will be held in Liverpool. In preparation for this we are being asked to pray a special prayer - which will be available in all our churches. If you haven't managed to pick up a copy you can download it from the Archdiocesan website. Simply click here to access it.


 Appeal to remove the Schools cap


 Dementia Awareness at World Museum Liverpool 

dementia awareness

18 January Museum of Liverpool , 10.30am - 2.30pm Book now

22 February Museum of Liverpool , 10.30am - 2.30pm Book now

22 March Museum of Liverpool , 10.30am - 2.30pm Book now

 For more information visit https://houseofmemories.co.uk/dementia-training/about-the-workshops/ 


 Adoremus – social media


Metropolitan Cathedral book club

The date for the next meeting of the Cathedral Book Club will be on Thursday 8 February 2018 at 7.00pm when "How to Stop Time" by Matt Haig will be discussed. We look forward to seeing you there. All welcome. 


 Forthcoming ArchdiocesanTraining Courses

Training for leaders of Children’s Liturgy of the Word, Saturday, 17 February, 10.00am-12.30pm at LACE. The main focus will be different ways of opening up the Gospel and exploring all the different liturgical elements and ways of engaging the children. To book a place please contact Maureen Knight on 522 1046. £10 per person.

Initial Training of Funeral Ministers will take place on Wednesday, 21 and Thursday, 22 February, 9.30am- 4.00pm at LACE. Participants need to attend both days, cost £150 including lunch on both days.


LOURDES

This year Lourdes celebrates 160 years since the 1st Apparition to Bernadette Soubirous, on 11th February 1858. The celebrations in Lourdes are expected to attract a huge increase in pilgrim numbers this year. Leisure Time Travel have flights from Manchester, with seats purchased, on the following dates. 14 May, 29 May, 4 June, 23 July, 30 July, 3 September and 24 September. All dates are 5 days / 4 nights and do not include a Sunday. Prices start at £569.00 per person (Twin / Double). If you would like more information please contact Michael Langan Leisure Time Travel, 275 County Road, Liverpool,L4 5PQ. Tel: 0151 287 8000 or 0208 287 8080 and the E mail address is: .


Parish Administrator needed (Christ the King and Our Lady's

Christ the King and Our Lady's Parish on Queen's Drive are looking for a Parish Administrator (20 hours a week). For more details click here


 RETREAT

Retreat Weekend for young adults (20s and 30s) Theme: Prayer and Discernment Dates: 26-28 January 2018 Location: Salford. The weekend is organised by the  Faithful Companions of Jesus (FCJ). There will be input, prayer, reflection and discussion with other young adults. The cost is £40. For more information contact Sr Anouska fcJ


THE PRIESTS LIVE IN CONCERT

Supporting the work of Nugent and Friends of the Cathedral.

Singing at the Philharmonic Hall with guest mezzo soprano Danielle Thomas. Friday 1 June 2018. Tickets from £16 from the Cathedral Gift Shop or the Liverpool Philharmonic Hall box office (709 3789) or www.liverpoolphil.com  (Booking fee may apply).