The Presentation of Christ in the Temple
(Candlemass)
Sung Mass at 10.00 hrs.
Malachi 3:1-5, Psalm 24, Hebrews 2:14-end, Luke 2:22-40

Hymns today: – New Hymns & Worship Songs
221, 428, 82, 210

The Mass setting is by Beckett.

The response for the Psalm is.
“The Lord of hosts, he is the King of glory.”

Evening Prayer (B.C.P.) @ 16.00hrs.
Psalm 34, Genesis 2:4-end, Mark 10:1-16

Please pray for:
Those who are ill:
Steven D, Paul G, David S, Matt C, David B, Michael R, Shelly S, Katie D, Victoria H, Paul F, Brain, Gurmit, Steve, Michelle K.

We give thanks for those in recovery or remission:
Anthony S.

Of your mercy, remember those who have died recently.
Fr. Antony ‘Tony’ Spooner, Ken Sinclair.

Years Mind – January / February
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, Val Beard, Lily Burke, Frank Colton, Marjorie Hubbard, George Howse, Sydney Pead, Dennis Powell, Peggy Twigg, Pamela Wood .

Mass and Intentions this week:
Day.                                 Time.                                     Intention.
Sunday                             10.00                       Phoenix Preschool
Monday                                            Chaplains in Sector Ministry
Tuesday                                              Our Mission in Rush Green
Wednesday                                      Dagenham Air Training Corp
Thursday                         10.00  Dagenham Rd, Oldchurch Gdns
Friday                                                            Lilliput Rd, East Road
Saturday                                                      Wolseley Rd, West Rd
In all our prayers, let us pray for our Doctors, Nurses, Care and Support Workers.
THE PARISH IS PRAYED FOR EVERYDAY.

Feast Days or Memorials this week
Wednesday – S. John Bosco
Thursday – S. Brigit.
Friday – The Presentation of the Lord

Next Sunday is The Second Sunday Before Lent
Sung Mass at 10.00 hrs.
Proverbs 8:1 + 22-31, Psalm 104:26-end, Colossians 1:15-20, John 1:1-14

Evening Prayer (B.C.P.) @ 16.00hrs.
Psalm 65, Genesis 6:5-end, Luke 17:20-end

Finances
The Saturday shop raised £235.53p last week.
The total for 2023 is £ 874.99p
Our Family Purse target for 2024 is.
£ 31,035.00p
Paid so far £ 0.00.
Please do not forget to keep up your regular giving.

FOODBANK
Romford Baptist Church, in conjunction with St. Edward’s, Romford, and St. Michael’s, Gidea Park, have linked up to run a Food Bank in the Town Centre and surrounding area. We are supporting them in this initiative by sending any donations we receive to them.
If you wish to make a donation, please place your donations in the Shopping Trolley at the back of the Nave.
Items should have at least a two month use by date.

Upcoming Events & Meetings………
The Electoral Roll will open for new applications on Sunday February 11th.
Forms will be available on the table as you enter the Nave.
The roll will close on Sunday March 3rd.

The PCC will meet to confirm new applications and agree any removals on Monday March 4th at 19.30 hrs, in Church.

Annual Parochial Church Meeting – This will be held in Church at 11.45 hrs, after the main morning service on SUNDAY 17th March 2024

Sunday 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.
If you wish to make your confession, please speak with Fr. Martin to arrange a time.

CCCL Number 141016

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