Items not in the Paper Version of the Bulletin.     

Fr Michael's Paintings

Recently Fr Michael Henesy sold some of his paintings for Project Zimbabwe. He would like to continue to do this, and the pictures still left to purchase along with others that he completes will be posted on a dedicated page on the website, please click here. If you would like to buy a painting, or would like to see the original before deciding, please contact Fr Michael at the monastery: 0151 722 1108 


The Venerable Fr Bernard Łubieński, CSsR:

Please take a leaflet and prayer card from the porch. Any information about graces received through Fr Łubieński's intercession should be sent to Fr Andrew  (Fr Rector - Bishop Eton, Woolton Road, Liverpool UK L16 8NQ)


CAFOD Appeal for Indonesia

 


St Mary's and Bishop Eton Women's Group

For the schedule of events in September and October please click here. 


Pope Francis: Reflections on The Joy of Love (Amoris Laetitia)

Each week we will be providing an excerpt on the Pope's letter for you to read and reflect on. The reflections have been made available by the Archdiocese’s  Adult Faith Formation department.

Excerpt

“Take time, quality time. This means being ready to listen patiently and attentively to everything the other person wants to say.”

(Amoris Laetitia 137) 

Reflect

Share a meal or activity this week as a family without any distractions. Make an intentional effort to put away phones, turn off the television, and enjoy the company of those you love most.


 Maricourt High School - Come and See Day

Exciting news to brighten up ‘Autumn Days’. Maricourt High School are thrilled to welcome Fr Eamonn Mulcahy, as a keynote speaker at a Come & See day on Saturday 27th October. It will be held at Maricourt High School, Maghull with workshops by Fr Chris Thomas, Eileen T Snow, Dr Karen Groves and others. Please tell your family and friends.

COME SEE DAY 2018 POSTER


Perfumed Rosary Beads

St John Vianney’s Parish Sister, Sister Mary, who is now housebound, makes ‘real’ Rosary beads from real rose petals thus producing perfumed beads. She buys the accessories from overseas and then takes a couple of months preparing the crushed rose petals, until ready for beading. Sister then hand assembles the beads, the chains and crucifix complete with their presentation box, they are so blessed! Sister produces these to help raise much-needed funds for those in Bangladesh who have had their villages and churches destroyed by floods. A set costs £10 and are available by ringing the Parish Office of St John Vianney, Halewood.


The Cathedral at 60 Hope Street

Back by popular demand! There will be an Autumn Supper at 60 Hope Street for all Cathedral visitors, parishioners and friends. The date is Wednesday 3 October at 7.30pm. Tickets are £30 per person includes a glass of fizz on arrival, 3 courses and entertainment To reserve your name on the guest list please contact Claire at  


CAFOD - Countering Consumerism:

 You are invited to join a CAFOD retreat. It is free and open to all, whether new to campaigning or have been with CAFOD for a long time.

Each retreat runs from 10 am to 4 pm book your place at cafod.org.uk/retreat or call 0303 303 3030

The Liverpool Retreat is on Sat 3rd Nov at Sandymount House of Prayer, 16 Burbo Bank Rd,

Blundellsands, Crosby, Liverpool, L23 6TH


Creative at Christmas Workshop

Last years Flower workshop was so successful that this year the Cathedral is running a 6-week course starting on Tuesday 6th November. 

13 November, ‘Heavenly Angels’

20 November, ‘Can be Altered’

27 November, ‘Woolley Wreath’

4 December, ‘Three Kings’

11 December, ‘Christmas Wreath’

 The course is £60 per person for the full 6 weeks. So sign up now and get your first list sent to you. To reserve your space and for any other details please contact Claire on 

For full details click here


RADS - A Secondary Cause of Death

RADS November 2018 play is “Secondary Cause of Death”, a hilarious comedy thriller by Peter Gordon.

It’s 1939 and the aptly named Inspector Pratt arrives at the country house Bagshot Hotel The chaos that ensues is an Agatha Christie-type spoof. As the bodies pile up, can Miss Maple figure out who the murderer is before the audience does? Come along and find out!:

Wednesday 14th November - Saturday 17th November inclusive; doors open 7 pm for curtain-up at 7.30pm.
Sunday 18th November Matinee: doors open at 2 pm for 2.30pm start.
Venue is Allerton U.R.C Hall (corner Booker Ave/Mather Ave L18 7HD)
Tickets (on door): adults £7, concessions £6, children £3. Free programme and refreshments

St. Wilfrid’s ‘Living Christ’ Retreat

St Wilfrid's Parish will be holding a 'Living Christ' retreat on Friday, 5 & Saturday, 6 October at Holy Trinity School, Banks Road, Garston. The Retreat lasts from 7.15pm to 9.30pm on the Friday and continues from 9.45am to 5.30pm on the Saturday. For further information, please telephone Sue Faulkner on 427 6518 or Stella or Maurus O’Donnell on 427 3386.


Asylum Link Fundraiser


World Youth Day 2019 – Social Media


Women Peace and the Church

If you wish to attend click on the image and you will be taken to the booking area on Hope's website

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Animate… Inspiring Life and Soul 

Animate is the Youth Service of the Archdiocese of Liverpool and was set up as a response to people in the Diocese naming Youth Ministry as one of their top 3 priorities to be addressed. It was decided that the best way to address Youth Ministry in our Diocese was to set up a team of young people who could minister to other young people.

Each month they run a ‘Life and Soul’ service.  It consists of a period of Adoration accompanied by modern and traditional hymns.

The next  session will be held on

  • 13th November at Our Lady Star of the Sea.

For further information email 


Nugent Volunteering opportunity

Nugent Charity Shop Volunteers Required: Currently recruiting for volunteers to help support our Charity Shop in Allerton. Click on the link below for the full job description. For information please contact: Colin Pryor on 261 2041/   

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St John Vianney Parish Club Event

An evening of Motown, Saturday, 20 October, tickets £6 available from the Club.4


‘WHY WE NEED MORE DEACONS’

Archbishop Malcolm McMahon will host an evening for men who may be wondering if they are called to serve as deacons and what the formation involves. Wives, priests and deacons are also welcome. Please come along to St Mary’s Parish Centre, Broadfield Drive, Leyland, PR25 1PD on Tuesday 20 November from 7.30pm – 9.00pm. Refreshments will be available from 7.00pm. For more information or further details please call 0151 522 1042 or email .


Annual Pause for Hope Service

If you have experience of cancer, you are invited to the 20th Annual Pause for Hope service on  Sunday, 28 October, from  3.00pm-4.30pm. Speakers Dame Lorna Muirhead and Fiona Castle.

No tickets required.  For full details click here


Jobs Fair,  in the Crypt Hall,

On Wednesday, 31 October, 10.00am-1.00pm there will be a job fair in the Crypt Hall at the Metropolitan Cathedral. For full details click here


Cathedral Book Club

The next Cathedral Book Club will take place in the Gibberd Romm on 8th November from 7pm to 8pm. The book t be discussed is Do no harm. For more information email 


Youth Synod 

You can keep up to date with the Youth Synod via the dedicated website just click here.