Saturday  2nd February
4:45pm – Sacrament of Reconciliation
5:15pm – John and Edna Ravencroft

Sunday 3rd February – 4th SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME  (CYCLE C)
9:30am – Christine Davey RIP
11:00am – People of the Parish

Monday 4th February
9:30am – Service of Word and Communion

Tuesday 5th February 
No service

Wednesday 6th February
No service
7:15pm – Music Ministry Rehearsal

Thursday 7th February
9:30am – Service of Word and Communion

Friday 8th February 
No service

Saturday  9th February 
4:45pm – Sacrament of Reconciliation
5:15pm – Christine Davey RIP

Sunday 10th February
9:30am – Maureen Lister
11:00am – People of the Parish

Monday 11th February
9:30am – Megan Lockett

We welcome back Father Colin whilst Father Simon is away on holiday.

If Fr Simon is unobtainable and you urgently need a Priest please phone the parish mobile: 07548 222133  Please use this number for emergencies only i.e. where a priest is needed urgently.

Dates for your Diary

The Diocese of Shrewsbury Lourdes Hospitalite

Sunday 10th February at 3:30pm
The Diocese of Shrewsbury Lourdes Hospitalite will be celebrating the Feast of Our Lady of Lourdes with mass at St Hugh and St John RC Church, 314 Manchester Road, Timperley WA14 5NB. (Please use the postcode WA14 5HL for the car park).
Mass will be followed by tea, coffee and cake in the parish hall. All are welcome especially member of the Hospitalite and past and current pilgrims. The Hospitalite look forward to seeing you all there.

Day of Reflection

Sat 16 February 2019 9:30 – 4:30(ish)
A prayerful reflection on “The Humanity of Christ” is the theme for the next Day of Reflection for ‘ACTS’ (‘Adult Catholics Together Spiritually’). Fr Michael Coughlan will lead the day.  The venue is Sacred Heart and St Peter church, Southmoor Rd, Baguley, South Manchester M23 1HP.  Payment by anonymous donation (suggested cost £10). Please contact Siobhan Cartwright for further details ( / tel: 0161 477 2783 / 07761138947).
The venue is near Wythenshawe Hospital and Manchester airport, both accessible by public transport.

Coffee Morning

Tuesday 19th February at 10:30am.
There will be tea and coffee, cakes and biscuits, Bingo and a Bring and Buy Sale. Everyone is welcome.

St Luke’s Hospice

An appeal by St Luke’s Hospice has been made for volunteer befrienders to support those in the community who have a palliative condition and are feeling lonely and isolated. If you are over the age of 18 and are interested in volunteering for this wonderful role, you can find out more information on the St Luke’s website

Unwanted Christmas Gifts

We are collecting prizes for our next bingo. If you would like to donate your unwanted Christmas gifts we would be really pleased to have them.

You can leave the gifts in the Sacristy marked ‘Bingo’ or give them to Pat McQuillan or Ann Hayes. The proceeds of our next bingo is to help with the expenses of the young ones from St Nicholas High School who are going to help the sick in Lourdes. Thank you.

Cheshire Agricultural Chaplaincy

Cheshire Agricultural Chaplaincy, established 18 years ago and operating under the auspices of Churches Together in Cheshire (Registered Charity No: 1115015), seeks to appoint:

Assistant Chaplain/Case Worker This position requiring 13-18 hours a week, subject to negotiation, is to support the work of the Lead Agricultural Chaplain in providing pastoral care for the agricultural community in Cheshire and surrounding areas. It is hoped for an early appointment.  Payment will be at the rate of £12.50 per hour. The post is for an initial period of two years, with the possibility of further extension, subject to continuing funding.
Completed applications are required for 5th March. It is hoped to interview on 15th March.
For full details of this post and an application form, either printed or electronic, please contact Andrew Taylor on 01270 780529 or by e-mail at:


Winner: £40 Prize this week – Mr Phil Martin


If you would like to make a donation for the flowers please add your name to the list in the porch and place your donation into the wall box.


Please continue to bring in your unused spectacles and cases.

Newsletter Download: 380 3rd February 2019 4th Sunday in Ordinary Time