The Last Sunday before Lent
Sung Mass – 10.00 hrs.
Hymns today: – New English Hymnal
410, 311, 234, 420

The Mass setting is by Beckett.

The response to the Psalm is
“Let the heavens declare his righteousness, for God himself is the judge.”

Evening Prayer (BCP) at 18.00 hrs.
Psalm 2; Genesis 13; Luke 10:25-37

Mass and Intentions this week:
Day. Time Intention.
Sunday 10.00 Wisdons Close, Barton Ave
Monday Ebury Court Old People’s Home
Tuesday Leonard Ave, Gorseway
Wednesday 19.30 Horace Ave, Legon Ave
Thursday 10.00 Croxford Way, Strood Way
Friday Philip Ave, Philip Close
Saturday Thorntons Farm Av, Fourth Av

Feast Days & Memorials this week.

Next Sunday is
The First Sunday of Lent
Sung Mass – 10.00 hrs.
Evening Prayer (BCP) at 18.00 hrs.
Psalm 119:17-32; Genesis 21:1-21; Mark 14:1-26

Electoral Roll & APCM Elections
The Parish Electoral Roll opens for revision and the application of qualified new members TODAY. The revision period ends on Sunday March 4th. After the revision period the time for nominations as Churchwardens, PCC members begins. This year we will have 2 vacancies for the PCC. Details will appear at the appropriate time, but please give some thought now as to whether you are being called to one of these positions.

Upcoming Events & Meetings…….
Ash Wednesday, February 14th – Sung Mass with the imposition of Ashes at 19.30 hrs.

Stations of the Cross
Thursday 22nd February at 9.45 am.
Tuesday 27th February at 2.00 pm.
Monday 5th March at 7.00 pm.
Friday 16th March at 7.30 pm.
Wednesday 21st March at 7.30 pm.

Palm Sunday—25th March
Assemble in the Vicarage Garden at 9.50 am
(or the Hall if wet).

Holy Week
Chrism Mass at Chelmsford Cathedral – Midday 26th March.

26th, 27th & 28th March.
Mass with devotion each evening at 7.30 pm..

Maundy Thursday-Mass at 8.00 pm and vigil until midnight.
Good Friday—Stations of the Cross at 10.00 am
Midday—Procession of the Cross from the Y.M.C.A.
1.00 pm Hour of devotion at the foot of the Cross.
2.00 pm Liturgy of the Day.

Easter Saturday
Vigil Mass with full ceremonies at 6.00 pm.

Easter Sunday
Shorter Form Vigil Mass at 7.00 am with breakfast to follow.
10.00 am Sung Mass of Easter.
6.00 pm Evening Prayer.

Easter Monday—Said Mass at 10.00 am in the Lady Chapel.

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