Saturday  15th September
4:45pm – Sacrament of Reconciliation
5:15pm – Birthday Intention (96)

Sunday 16th September – 24th SUNDAY ORDINARY TIME (CYCLE B)
9:30am – James Cuffe RIP 1st Anniversary
11:00am – People of the Parish

Monday 17th September
9:30am – Pat McQuillan sick
7:30pm – First Communion meeting

Tuesday 18th September
9:30am – Mass
10:30am – Coffee morning

Wednesday 19th September
Noon – Myra Kennedy RIP
7:15pm – Music Ministry Rehearsal

Thursday 20th September
9:30am – Joyce Davies Birthday

Friday 21st September 
No service

Saturday  22nd September
4:45pm – Sacrament of Reconciliation
5:15pm – Tony Kearns RIP

Sunday 23rd September
9:30am – People of the Parish
11:00am – Alfie Hayes RIP birthday

Monday 24th September
9:30am – Joan Fitzsimmons 90th Birthday
7:30pm – Scripture Group

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

First Holy Communion Preparation Program

Monday 17th September at 7:30pm
If you would like your child to receive the sacraments during this year, please come along to our meeting  in church.The meeting will last approximately 30 minutes and you will be given an enrolment form to complete. You will need to know the date of your child’s Baptism. At the meeting parents will be asked to make a £5 donation towards the cost of the book which will be presented to your child. This is for Year 3 children and upwards.

Coffee morning

Tuesday September 18th at 10:30am
Come along and join in the fun – Refreshments, Bingo, Raffle and Bring-and Buy Sale. We would love to see more people supporting these events.

Coach Trip to Blackpool Lights

Saturday 20th October
Price £10 per person. The coach will leave St. Josephs at 11am. The day will be spent in Blackpool, the Coach returning at 6:30pm with a trip through the Lights.
Money must be paid before the end of September. Please sign up on the clipboard in the porch and place your money in an envelope marked “Blackpool” and hand it in ASAP.

Parish Register

Our Parish Register was last updated some time ago.
To help update the parish records would you please pick up a PARISH REGISTER UPDATE form and return it by placing it in the Box in the porch.Please be assured that the parish holds all information in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998 and the new General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR).

Parish Fair Winners

M Hulse, E Rowland and M Bradbury all have winning tickets yet to be claimed from the Parish Fair last weekend.


Winner: £40 Prize this week – Mr & Mrs Kealey


Flowers for the church last weekend were donated by Gloria Jones. This weekend the flowers were donated by Pat and Billy.
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.

Newsletter Download: 360 16th September 2018 24th in Ordinary time