Sunday 19th November Sunday 33

8am Low Mass; Sung Mass 10am

Readings: Proverbs 31:10-13,19-20,30-31; Psalm 127; 1 Thessalonians 1:5-6; St Matthew 25:14-30.

Weekday Mass: Mon 9:30am; Tues 7:30pm; Wed 10am; Thurs 9:30am.

Intentions: Sun The Last 4 things; Mon St Edmund, Dudley; Tues self dedication to the Lord; Wed church musicians; Thurs St Stephen's House; Fri Church in Vietnam; Sat Cancer Research

Mass of Our Lady of Walsingham 7:30pm 21st November.

Sunday 26th Christ the King: Low Mass at 8am Sung Mass 10am

Readings: Ezekiel 34:11-12, 15-17; Psalm 22; 1Colossians 5:20-26,28; St Matthew 25:31-46.

 


Saturday 25th November, the Christmas fayre at St Peter's Church hall Littlewoods 11am to 2pm.

A range of stalls and light lunches available. We'd be pleased to welcome you.

We are engaging in "Open the Book" a Bible Society initiative which introduces the young in schools to biblical characters and heroes. We shall working in our local first school.

Monday has a "knit and natter" group meeting at 10:30 to midday and from 1:30pm the Art Group meets to paint and draw.

A prayer cell has developed under the patronage of St Catherine of Siena. The cell will meet weekly on Thursday to read  the Gospel for the following Sunday in a method called Lectio Divina, a quiet and shared way of  looking at what the Lord is saying to us individually through the words of the Bible.

St. Peter’s also has a Cell for members of the Society of Our Lady of Walsingham. It meets for Mass and other Marian devotions. See Walsingham page. Mass of OLW on 19th September at 7:30pm; other Mass of the cell to which all are welcome is on 21st November this year.

The Mission Society of St Wilfred & St Hilda was launched at St. Peter’s Crabbs Cross Redditch by Bishop Jonathan Baker SSC, at the time bishop of Ebbsfleet. The Society’s aims and constitution can be read on its own website www.sswsh.com . Bishop Jonathan came to inaugurate the Society for the Region of the Marches-the dioceses of Gloucester, Hereford and Worcester- he is now Bishop of Fulham in the diocese of London. Society is episcopally led, by the 14 Catholic bishops, and our Bishop Jonathan Goodall serves us pastorally and sacramentally.