7th Sunday of the Year (C)
First Reading: 1 Samuel 26:2,7-9,12-13,22-23
David turns down an opportunity to kill Saul because he believes it would not be right before God.
Second Reading: 1 Corinthians 15:45-49
St.Paul draws parallels between Adam and Christ: to Adam we owe the life of earth and to Christ the life of Heaven.
Gospel Reading Luke 6:27-38
Jesus stresses the duty of loving one’s enemy and the obligation to love one another.
(Please refer to the newsletters for up to date information, especially during holiday periods)
|St Richard's||6.00 pm||9:30 am|
|St Ambrose Barlow||6.00pm||
|Sacred Heart (Leigh)||~||
|Our Lady of the Rosary||~||
Saturday 23rd March, 2.00pm - Over 60's Afternoon, St Ambrose Barlow Church & Hall
27 Feb to 2nd March - Pantomime, Snow White, St Ambrose Barlow Church Hall
Coming up soon:
Saturday 16th March, 7.30pm - Charity St Patricks Day Ceilidh Night, St Ambrose Barlow Church Hall
17th - 21st June - Pastoral Area Pilgrimage to Poland
Wednesday, February 27th at 7.00pm - Emmaus Meeting, St Richard's, Atherton
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
Further details of all these events and more may be found in the Newsletters.
St Joseph's Centre - 01942 673517
Fr Paul Seddon - 01942 883395 (St Richard's)
Fr Paul Grady - 0161 790 2390 (Holy Family)
Fr Kieran O'Grady - 01942 673517 (Sacred Heart)
Fr Colin Fealey - 01942 673517 (Our Lady of the Rosary)
Fr Gordon Abbs - 01942 273851 (St Lewis, St Catherine's & All Saints)