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Parish of St Martin of Tours

331 Main Street, Renton.

G82 4PZ

Twenty Fifth Sunday of the Year

(Cycle B)

23rd September 2018

Parish Priest: Fr Anthony Ejikeme
Tel: 01389 758880
Hall Bookings: 01389 756100
Mass Times:
Saturday Vigil:
10.00am and 5.00pm
After 9.30am Mass on Saturday & 4.30 - 4.55pm Saturday Evening or on request.
Weekday Masses:
Wednesday Novena:
9.20am before Mass
Divine Mercy Devotions:
3pm on the 1st Sunday of Month
Sunday 23rd September: 25th Sunday of the Year (B)
Mass: 10.00am & 5.00pm
Monday 24th September
Mass: 9.30am
Tuesday 25th September   
Rosary: 9.15am
Mass: 9.30am
Wednesday 26th September
Mass 9.30am
Thursday 27th September
Mass: 9.30am
St Vincent De Paul—Memorial
Friday 28thSeptember
Rosary 9.15am
Mass: 9.30am
Saturday 29thSeptember
Mass 9.30am
SS Michael, Gabriel and Raphael—Feast
 (Vigil Mass of the 26th Sunday of the Year)
Parish Finance
Last weekend’s income was:
Offertory Collection: £401.00 & 2nd Collection: (SPRED) £208.00. Many thanks to all parishioners for your continuous financial help to the parish and to the Archdiocese. Most appreciated. Our second collection this weekend s taken in support of Mary’s Meals.
Mary’s Meals
Mary’s Meals will visiting our parish on this weekend— 22nd & 23rd of September 2018. They will sell raffle tickets after all the Masses that weekend. Tickets cost £1 each. You can assist by donating any unwanted clothing (including belts/bags/shoes) or household textiles (including curtains/bedding)—BUT NOT DUVETS OR PILLOWS. The van will collect textiles after the Sunday morning Masses only! 
SSVP Older Person’s Outing. Wednesday 10th October 2018
SSVP have planned an outing: - A one hour cruise on board the ASTINA on Loch Lomond. Visit to Loch Lomond Homes and Garden for a meal and browse round after. Please sign up on the list at the back of the church.
'Power in my Hand': Save the Date 
This is an advanced notice that we have secured a screening of this new, powerful and widely acclaimed film about the Rosary in St Martin's Church Hall on 8th October at 7pm as part of October devotions programme. More details to follow in due course.
October Devotion 2018
Our October devotion begins on Monday 1st October 2018 with the exposition of Blessed Sacrament, rosary and benediction. As part of our devotions this year, apart from the film show (“Power in my hand”, 8th October), there will talks on the rosary during two or three of the evenings within the month. Details later.
We welcome Fr Chido to our parish
We are happy to welcome Fr Chido back to our parish, St Martin. He will stay with us from the 1st – 21st October and then fly back to Nigeria. He brings with him good wishes and letter(s) of appreciation from the pupils, students and staff of Stella Maris Academy, Minna, Nigeria. As has been our tradition, a second collection will be taken up on the 13th Octoberin support of the work Fr is doing at Stella Maris Academy.
Artists and Musicians for Mary’s Meals
Monday 29th October 2018 at House for an Art Lover, Bellahouston Park, Glasgow. 10am Richard Burton Jazz quartet – free; 10.30am Art Exhibition opening – free; 11am – Philip Raskin painting exhibition - £12; 2pm Virtuosi Recital – tickets £12; 7pm – Lydia de Rosa Singers – tickets £12.  All day crafts, textiles, jewellery, glass and cards. For all tickets and bookings phone/text 07753 614167 or 07957 820026 or e-mail or on our website
20-40 Network Murder Mystery Night
 Aged 20-40? Our events are a great place for meeting fellow young Catholics. Come along for coffee, cake and a side order of crime to solve! Friday 19th October, 7pm, Bianco Nero Paisley. Ticket sales close 8th October. Just email to buy a £10 ticket or join our mailing list to find out about future events if you can’t make this one.
SPUC Scotland
National Conference, 200 St Vincent Street. Glasgow – Saturday 13th October 2018. This event is an excellent opportunity to hear top international speakers and learn about the exciting work being done to promote the right to life. includes refreshments throughout the day and a hot lunch. Full Price tickets are £30, (£25 for Concessions) and can be booked on 0141 221 2094 or
Rachel's Vineyard Weekend Retreat for Spiritual and Emotional Healing after Abortion
This will be held north of Glasgow on Tuesday 9th – Thursday 11th October 2018. This confidential, supportive retreat is powerful for anyone who has been affected by their own or someone else’s abortion experience. For more information, please call Sr. Andrea on 07816 942824 or email Marene via the enquiry form on the website  
RCAG Youth
LECTIO DIVINA is a quarterly event for S5 – 30 year olds during which Archbishop Tartaglia will be leading us in the prayerful reading of the Gospels. Afterwards there will be pizza and Compline. It will take place in Turnbull Hall, G12 8LG, 19:00 – 21:00 on Monday 8th Oct 18, 10th Dec 18, 11th Mar 19, 20th May 19.
Holy Mass for newly Married Couples
Archbishop Tartaglia will celebrate Holy Mass for the newly married couples of the Archdiocese in Saint Andrew’s Cathedral on Sunday 7th October at 3pm. All couples of the Archdiocese married during the past few years are invited.
Malawi Project Update – 10th October
Our information update will be held in St Martins Hall on the 10th October 7.30pm. Please bring a friend.
St Martin’s Altar Servers are having a Quiz & Bingo Night on 12th October
St Martin’s RACE NIGHT 20th October – Tickets are now on sale. Sponsor a Race or Name a horse for £3. See Poster and list at back of church.
Please pray for:
Sick and the House Bound
Kathleen Rainey
Died Recently
Mary Markey                      Helen Docherty
David O’Neill                      Richard O’Malley
Please see notice boards for posters on events in the Archdiocese of Glasgow
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