24th Sunday of the Year (C)
First Reading – Exodus 32:7-11,13-14.
Moses intercedes with God for the people because they have fallen into idolatry.
Second Reading – 1 Timothy 1:12-17.
In his conversion Paul is a witness to the fact that Christ came into the world to save sinners.
Gospel Reading – Luke 15:1-32.
Through telling three parables Jesus justifies his concern for sinners.
(Please refer to the relevant newsletter for full details and up to date information, especially during holiday periods.)
|St Catherine / All Saints
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|Sacred Heart, Hindley Green
|Sacred Heart, Leigh
St Mary’s Catholic High School – Foundation Governor Vacancy
St Mary’s Catholic High School currently has a vacancy for a Foundation Governor.
To apply to become a foundation governor you need to:-
• Be a Catholic who attends Sunday Mass regularly and gives true witness to the teachings of the Church
• Be prepared to work with discretion as a member of the full governing body and attend training events to help build up a body of knowledge and expertise
• Bring a wider skill set to enhance the Governing Body in undertaking its collective duties to lead the school and meet the contemporary requirements of the Department for Education and Ofsted
If you are interested in becoming a Foundation governor please can you send a short resume of your particular skills and how you would contribute to our school Governing Body (100 words max).
In the event of multiple applicants the Chair alongside a member of the clergy will shortlist and assess the skills offered.
There are two newsletters published weekly in the Deanery, one for each parish, you can access current and past editions here:
Sts John Rigby & Margaret Clitherow Newsletters (new joint newsletter from 1st September 2019)
Sacred Heart, Hindley Green Newsletters (to 4th August 2019)
( Newsletters download as pdf files in a new window.)
St Joseph's Centre - 01942 673517
Fr Paul Seddon - 01942 883395 (St Richard's & Sacred Heart.)
Fr Paul Grady - 0161 790 2390 (Holy Family, St Ambrose Barlow & St Gabriel's)
Fr Kieran O'Grady - 01942 673517 (Sacred Heart & St Joseph's)
Fr Gordon Abbs - 01942 273851 (St Lewis, St Catherine's & All Saints)
Monday 16th September, 7.00pm - Support Group Meeting, St Joseph's / Sacred Heart
Wednesdays 11th September, 10:00am - Creation Time, St Richard's House
Wednesday 18th September, 7.45pm - SVP, Conference Room, Holy Family Boothstown
Thursday 26th September, 10.00am - 12 Noon - Macmillan Coffee Morning, St Richard's Parish Centre
Saturday 28th September, 9.00am - 12 Noon - Macmillan Coffee Morning, St Ambrose Barlow Church Hall
Coming up soon:
Wednesdays 11th September to 3rd October - Creation Time, St Richard's House
Tuesday & Sunday 9pm - Bingo, Sacred Heart Club, Hindley Green
Wednesdays, 1.00 - 3.00pm - Craft Group, St Ambrose Barlow Hall
Thursdays, 10.00 until 12 Noon - Craft Class, St Richard's Centre
Thursdays, 8.00pm - Quiz Night - Sacred Heart Club, Hindsford
Saturdays throughout the month, 10.00am - Padre Pio Prayer Group, St Ambrose Barlow Church, Astley (please refer to newsletters for any variations)
Saturday Evenings - Concert, Sacred Heart Club, Hindley Green
Further details of all these events and more may be found in the Newsletters.