The 2nd Sunday of Christ Mass
Said Mass at 10.00 hrs, possibly with carols
Jeremiah 31:7-14, Psalm 147:13-end, Ephesians 1:3-14, John 1:18
Hymns today: – New English Hymnal
47, 39, 40, 32

The Mass setting is Inwood.

The response to the Psalm is
“Sing praise to the Lord, O Jerusalem.”

Evening Prayer (BCP) at 18.00hrs.
Psalm 135; 2 Isaiah 43:1-13-; Matthew 7:13-27

Please pray for:
Those who are ill:
Steven D, Jason E, Pat L, Phil C, John G, Paul R, Mary R, Tony W, Peter H, Skye S-N, Paul G,  Dorothy D, Pamela W, Martin G, Jenny H.

We give thanks for those in recovery or remission:
Paul L, Chris R, Jackie F, Steve R, Wayne J.

Of your mercy, remember those who have died recently.
Shirley Miller

Years Mind – January
Joan Cotton, Colin Easteal, Lily Forbes, Sarah Ford, Irene Gosling, June Heaton, William Hughes, Gladys May McDermott, Rosalie Kent, Elizabeth ‘Jo’ Molesworth, Jeanne Powell, David Reay, Jean Tiller, Fr. Roland Webb, Mary Woods.

We Pray for, and the people of St. Paul’s (Anglican) Church, Idi-oro, Nigeria

Mass and Intentions this week:
Day.                   Time                                    Intention.
Sunday              10.00                Lilliput Rd, East Road
Monday                                      Wolseley Rd, West Rd
Tuesday                             Grosvenor Rd, Birkbeck Rd
Wednesday                          Norwood Ave, Rose Glen
Thursday          10.00          Hornford Way, Rom Cres
Friday                   Rush Green Rd & Queen’s Hospital
Saturday                                 Thames Gateway YMCA

In all our prayers, let us pray for our Doctors, Nurses and Care Workers.

THE PARISH IS PRAYED FOR EVERYDAY
Prayer requests are most welcome, via Email, Text, or phone call to Fr. Martin.

Feast Days & Memorials this week.
Thursday – The Epiphany of the Lord

Next Sunday is The Baptism of The Lord
Sung Mass at 10.00 hrs.
Isaiah 743:1-7, Psalm 29, Acts 8:14-17,
Luke 3:15-17 + 21-212

Evening Prayer (BCP) at 18.00hrs.
Psalm 46 & 47; 2 Isaiah 45; John 4:1-42

Finances
The Saturday shop re-opens on January 8th 2022
The total for 2022 is £ 0.00p
Our Family Purse target for 2022 is
£ 23,822.00p
Please do not forget to keep up your regular giving.

Upcoming Events & Meetings…….
Epiphany – Thursday January 6th 2022
Said Mass at 10.00 am.

Shirley Miller
Shirley’s funeral will take place in Church on Thursday 27th January. The service starts at midday and will be followed by the committal at South Essex Crematorium, at 1.20 pm.

Service Attendance.
Please wear a mask unless you are exempt.
Temperatures will be checked on entry at larger services. Admission may (reluctantly) be declined.
Communion is in one kind only and will be at your seat.
Good ventilation will be maintained, especially at larger services.
ALL Events listed may be subject to change or cancellation due to COVID-19

Sunday and Thursday Services are webcast on Zoom.
The link below is active from 09.45 hrs., on those days.

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/2704001744?pwd=Smh1dW5Pd3RYbGtYZVNxa09rdS8wdz09

Meeting ID: 270 400 1744 Passcode: Church
N.B. If you are joining via Zoom, then
– PLEASE ENSURE YOU ARE MUTED DURING THE SERVICE AND REFRAIN FROM EATING AND DRINKING (Except for a glass of water).

Confession – Heard by appointment with Fr. Martin. CCCL Number 141016

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