there is nothing I shall want."
Ordination - Deacon Frank Trias will be ordained a priest for the Congregation of the Passionists on Saturday, 12th December at 11am Mass in St Mungo’s, Townhead, and celebrate his first Mass here in St Andrew's at 10am on Sunday, 13th December. Keep Frank in your prayers during the course of the coming months as he prepares for Ordination to Priesthood.
Discerning a Vocation to the Priesthood? If you think God may be calling you to the Priesthood, and for information on evenings of Catechesis, Prayer and Fraternity to help discern your vocation (2nd Fri of the month) please contact Vocations Director, Fr Campbell, email@example.com (339 4315)
A gentle afternoon for carers to receive refreshment, a space to rest, reflect and be renewed. Last Tuesday of each month, 1.30- 4pm at the Ignatian Spirituality Centre, 35 Scott St. Call 354 0077.
Emmaus Glasgow provides living and workspace for up to 24 previously homeless companions and is located in Hamiltonhill. Donations of furniture welcome. Call Celia 342 4089. Van Mon—Sat to collect for free.
Launch of two Bearsden Defibrillators - at the one on the Drymen Hall wall of All Saints' Episcopal Church (opposite M&S) on Tuesday August 4th at 11.00am. It is hoped that there will be representation from each of the five churches. If you would be free that morning to represent St Andrew's, please say to Fr Mackle.
Prisoner Support Programme – The Low Moss Chaplaincy Team is looking for volunteers who are interested in working with prisoners and ex-offenders on their release from jail. Volunteers will receive free training with ongoing support and supervision. Please see flyer in porch or contact Hugh Foy firstname.lastname@example.org for more details.
Next World Youth Day will be from 25 July to 31 July 2016 in Krakow with 2 million young people from all over the world expected to attend. The 7 day event will include international speakers, world renowned Catholic musicians, youth based prayer and liturgies and lots of fun! For more information please see www.krakow2016.com. If you are interested in attending with the Archdiocesan Youth Office or would like more information, please mention to Fr Mackle and also contact Lucy on 0141 226 5898 or email: email@example.com. St Andrew’s Parish would like to give as many of its young people as possible the opportunity to attend.
Parish Retreat – a date for your diary – 4th October. More details soon. A reminder to the planning team that the next meeting is this Monday, 20th July at 7pm in the chapel-house.
How about holding or organising a fundraising event to raise money for Re-decoration of the church and re-carpeting of the sanctuary, the approximate cost of which is £22,000?
Catholic TV & Radio in your home and everywhere. Tune in at wwwewtn.co.uk or at SKY and SKY Freesat 589 or BBC Freesat for events and social celebrations from the Vatican, news and commentary, children’s hour (Mon - Fri, 4 - 5pm), films, documentaries, music, daily live Mass, rosary, prayers and reflections and much more.
Rite of Christian Initiation for Adults. Are you interested in becoming a Catholic? Would you like to know more about the Catholic faith? Speak to Fr Mackle or Monsignor Ryan or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Catholic Newspapers – Scottish Catholic Observer, Catholic Universe, Catholic Times and Flourish on sale in the porch.
Maryhill Food Bank – During school holidays, many families will be under extra stress as the children will not have school meals. In the past, the parish have been extremely generous and we ask now for your continued support. Thank you.
Legion of Mary – 7.30 p.m. in the Hut every Tuesday. All most welcome.
Coordinator required - If anyone would be interested in taking on the role of co-ordinator of Extraordinary Ministers of Holy Communion, for a fixed term of 2 years from September, could they please say to Frank Bonnar or Fr Mackle. It involves drawing up the rota every quarter and sending it out to all by email, and also attending the liturgy group meetings (four times a year).
Padre Pio Prayer Group – Every Monday at 7.00 p.m. All are very welcome. Please note, there will be no meeting on 20th July, due to Fair Monday Holiday.
Mass attendance – 11th / 12th July – 534
Please remember in your Prayers -
Sick—Margaret McGuire, Paul Morton, Mamie Bradie, Dante Biagioi, Peter Crainie, Margaret Merilees, Betty Clark, Hil Black, Karen Hopper (Livingston), Paul Connolly, Louise Dolan, Sheila McCallum, Rosemary McLean, Elizabeth McCusker, Stuart Harvey, Mick Henry, Sheena Smith, Charlie Melly, Steven Byrne, Mark Greenlees, Samatha Harkins, Gilbert O’Rourke, Denis Campbell, Ronald Coia, Valentina Colaluca, Christine Turner, Douglas Dalby (Snr), Michael Docherty, Maureen Scott, Claud Lambie.
Recently Dead—Colin Phee, Jack Bailey, Noreen Creanie, Paul Campbell, Dinah Ives, Carol Ann, Isa Murphy
Anniversaries--Cathie Mulhern, Pat Hayward, Joseph Fallon, Jim Eodanable.