Second Sunday in Advent (A)
First Reading – Isaiah 11:1-10
The Spirit of the Lord will rest of the offspring of Jesse, and he will judge the wretched with integrity.
Second Reading – Romans 15:4-9
Christ came to bring salvation to all, pagans as well as Jews.
Gospel Reading – Matthew 3:1-12
John the Baptist calls us to prepare the way for the Lord through baptism and repentance.
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)
There are three newsletters published weekly in the Deanery, 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.)
(Please refer to the relevant newsletter for full details and up to date information, especially during holiday periods.)
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|Sacred Heart, Hindley Green
|Sacred Heart, Leigh
Friday 29th November, - Annual Christmas Cabaret Evening, St Ambrose Barlow Church Hall, Astley
Coming up soon:
Sunday 1st December, 12 noon - Christmas Fair, Sacred Heart Hindley Green.
Sunday 1st December, 12 noon - Christmas Stall, hamper raffle and Father Christmas, St Ambrose Barlow Church Hall
Tuesday 3rd December 2.00pm - Ladies Group, St Ambrose Barlow Church Hall
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.
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