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Weekday Services:          Sunday, 25th February:                   9.30am Mass at St. Matthew’s

 

                                                                                                                11am Mass at Mount Carmel

 

                                                                                                                4PM at St. Matthew’s

 

Monday, 26th February:                 9am Hour of Prayer at St. Matthew’s

 

                                                                                                                10am Mass at St. Matthew’s

 

Tuesday, 27th February:                9am Hour of Prayer at Mount Carmel

 

                                                                10am Mass at Mount Carmel

 

Wednesday, 28th February:         10am Eucharistic Service in Mount Carmel

 

11am Eucharistic Service in Our Lady & St. John’s

 

Thursday, 1st March:                       9am Hour of Prayer at St. Sophia’s

 

10am Mass at St. Sophia’s School

 

Friday, 2nd March:                            9am Hour of Prayer at St. Matthew’s

 

                                                                10am Mass at St. Matthew’s

 

Saturday, 3rd March:             10am Mass at St. Matthew’s

 

6pm Vigil Mass at St. Sophia’s

 

                                                Sunday, 4th March:                          9.30am Mass at St. Matthew’s

 

                                                                                                                11am Mass at Mount Carmel

 

4pm Hour of Prayer at St. Matthew’s

 

 

 

Recently Deceased: VINCENT DUFFY; JUNE JOHNSTONE; ANNA FOWLER; VERA NAPIER; JOSPEH SHARKEY (Brother of Hugh Sharkey). May all our Departed rest in peace

 

Baptism Congratulations: To ANDREW McDONALD who were baptised recently at St. Sophia’s.  May God bless your Journey of Faith.

 

St. Matthew’s Collection Amounts: 18/02/18 Weekly: £652.16; Youth Hub: £10; Ecuador Box: £18.70

 

St. Matthew’s 200 Club: 18/02/18: £50 - No.174 (C. Blaney); £25-No.73 (M. Thomson).

 

ST. MATTHEW’S CHURCH TOILETS: Delete

 

THINKING OF BECOMING A PRIEST? Thinking about Diocesan Priesthood in 2018?  For more information please contact your Diocesan Vocations Director, Fr Willie Boyd, St Mary’s, Irvine : Phone: 01294-279130   :  E-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Or e-mail the Priests for Scotland Office at    This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

PIONEER TOTAL ABSTINENCE ASSOCIATION:  Is once again promoting the ‘Short-term Pledge for Lent’ – leaflets are available at the back of Church.

 

CHLDREN’S RETREAT: The children preparing for First Communion (in all Kilmarnock and Loudoun Parishes) are invited to a Children’s Retreat at St. Matthew’s on Saturday, 3rd March from 10am -2pm.  Parents are invited to accompany their children to 10am Mass that day and then return to pick them up at 2pm. Packed lunches are needed.

 

FIRST RECONCILIATION: The children of all the Parishes in our area who have been preparing for Reconciliation will celebrate FIRST RECONCILIATION on Monday, 12th March at 7pm in St. Joseph’s Church.

 

DO THIS IN MEMORY OF ME: The children preparing for First Communion are invited to bring their candles next weekend and take their special part in the Mass.

 

FREESPACE: This faith-sharing group will take place at St. Matthew’s Church House on Tuesday, 27th February at 7pm.  All people from all Churches are welcome.

 

WORLD DAY OF PRAYER: Is THIS Friday, 2nd March and the Galston Service will take place at the Hog Hall that day at 2pm.  All welcome.

 

ST. SOPHIA’S TEAS/COFFEES:  These will be served in the Hall next Saturday from 5pm onwards before Mass … come along and enjoy the company of friends .

 

PARISH OPEN MEETINGS: At the recent Joint Pastoral Council, Fr. Martin announced that, instead of calling ‘Fabric and Finance’ meetings, there would be general OPEN MEETINGS in each Parish community so that all Parish items (incl finance) could be discussed.  Such meetings are open to all parishioners. The following dates are set for OPEN MEETINGS:

 

Mount Carmel – Thursday, 1st March at 7pm

 

St. Sophia’s – Thursday, 8th March at 7pm

 

St. Matthew’s – Thursday, 15th March at 7pm

 

It is hoped that parishioners will volunteer to run such meetings.

 

SCIAF SUNDAY: Will be celebrated on the weekend of 10th/11th March at all Masses.

 

WEDDINGS: Any couple wishing to be married in ST. SOPHIA’S, Mount Carmel or St. Matthew’s in the coming years should speak to Fr. Martin as soon as possible.

 

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