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Newsletter

Sunday October 14th – 28th Sunday in Ordinary Time – year B                                         Christ, Our Wealth                                                                                                                          Even though we had nothing in this world which we could call our own. In having Christ, the wisdom of God,  we possess all things; we are rich in Him.  He is the word of God which is alive and active in our hearts.

Saturday Vigil Mass at 4.00 pm (Llanidloes)

Saturday Vigil Mass at 6.30 pm -(Welshpool)

Mass at 9.00 am (Welshpool)

Join us for a drink and a biscuit in the Parish Hall after Mass.

Mass at Newtown at 11.00 a m.

Spiritual Library in The Crypt After the 11.00 Mass

Monday October 15th – Feast of St Teresa of Jesus – Mass  at 9.00 am (Welshpool)  followed by Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament.

Secular Carmelites meet after Mass.  (See below)

Tuesday October 16th- Feast of St Richard Gwyn –  Mass at 9.00 (Newtown)

Life in Christ (Newtown) 7.30.  (See below)

Wednesday October 17th – Feast of St Ignatius of Antioch – No Mass

Welshpool Parish Lunch – see below

Newtown Prayer Group meeting 3 pm – See below.

Llanidloes: Hour of Prayer every Thursday from 6.00pm – 7.00pm in the Church of Our Lady & St Richard Gwyn, Pen Y Green Road.  – Details below.

Thursday October 18th – Feast of St Luke – Mass at 6.30 pm (Newtown)   

Friday October 19th – Feast of St Paul of the Cross – Mass at 9.00 am (Welshpool) followed by Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament.

Saturday October 20th – No morning Mass

Confessions at Welshpool 9.30 – 10.15 a m

Confessions at Newtown 2.30 – 3.15 pm

Sunday October 21st – 29th Sunday in Ordinary Time – year B                                         Christ, The suffering Servant of God                                                                                             Today, we celebrate the Christ who meaning to all human suffering.   By taking on himself the role of a servant and redeeming us by his sufferings, he has turned all our human values upside down.   It is the weak who have become strong.

Saturday Vigil Mass at 4.00 pm (Llanidloes)

Saturday Vigil Mass at 6.30 pm -(Welshpool)   Preceded by Rosary at 6.00

Mass at 9.00 am (Welshpool) Preceded by Rosary at 8.30

Join us for a drink and a biscuit in the Parish Hall after Mass.

Mass at Newtown at 11.00 a m.

Spiritual Library in The Crypt After the 11.00 Mass

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PARISH NOTICES

Cafod envelopes collection : Please give your envelopes containing your fast-day savings. Thank you

Welshpool Parish Lunch Club…. This Wednesday, 17th October, 1pm for 1.30

Secular Carmelites: meet after the 9.00 Mass and Adoration

Life in Christ: Tuesday 16th October 7.30 in Newtown Parish Crypt. This week we shall be looking at our belief in the Holy Spirit and we will hear Dr John McDade speaking on this topic. This will be followed by questions and discussion and we will finish with prayer. All are welcome. Our meetings finish about 8.30 p.m. Do come along if you would like to learn more about our Catholic Faith.

Llanidloes: Hour of Prayer every Thursday from 6.00pm – 7.00pm in the Church of Our Lady & St Richard Gwyn, Pen Y Green Road.

Prison Sunday is a day for special prayers for prisoners and their families remembering that the wives and children of prisoners often undergo great hardship without guilt of any sort. Become aware of help that can be given through PACT

RCIA (Welshpool) Look out for a notice (next week) advising how you can take part in Catholic Education for Adults without attending meetings on cold, dark evenings this winter ! (No excuses!)

World Mission Sunday. 21st October. Do we all have Missio Red Boxes? Do we fill them or do we only see them when we dust the shelf? Are our prayers for missionaries similarly faithful ?

The Society for the Protection of Unborn Children has produced postcards so that you can send a message to your MP urging him/her to vote against a dangerous abortion bill which is coming up in the House of Commons on Tuesday 23rd October. Please take a postcard from the porch

Mass for the Feast of St Richard Gwyn: There will be a Mass for the feast of St Richard Gwyn on next Sunday(21/10/18) at 4.30pm at St Mary’s Cathedral, Wrexham.

ATTENTION ALL KNITTERS! We need some people to knit some sheep! Full details in the porch including pattern. There will be a knitting group at the Baptist chapel every Tuesday from 2.00 to 3.30 if you would like to join them.

Newtown Prayer Group: The Prayer Group will meet, on Wednesday afternoon from 3-4pm in the Parish Crypt. All are welcome.

October is the month of the Holy Rosary. All are invited to pray the Rosary before
Masses at Welshpool on Saturday evening and Sunday morning, beginning half an hour before Mass.  Pray for ourselves; pray for our children; pray for the world.

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May God Bless you and keep you.

Fr Johnson CMI

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