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Parish of St Martin of Tours

331 Main Street, Renton.

G82 4PZ

Thirtieth Sunday of the Year

(Cycle B)

28th October 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 28th October. 30th Sunday of the Year (B)
Mass: 10.00am & 5.00pm
Children’s Liturgy: 10.00am
Children’s Rosary: after 10.00am Mass
Monday 29th October
Mass: 9.30am
October Devotion: 7.00pm. Rosary & Benediction
Tuesday 30th October    
Rosary: 9.15am
Mass: 9.30am
Wednesday 31st October  
Mass 9.30am
Vigil Mass of the Solemnity of All Saints: 6.00pm
(followed by the Rosary)
Thursday 1st November
Mass: 9.30am
Solemnity of All Saints. Holy Day of Obligation
Friday 2nd November
Rosary 9.15am
Mass: 9.30am
Commemoration of All the Faithful Departed
Mass of Remembrance: 7.00pm
Saturday 3rd November
Mass 9.30am
 (Vigil Mass of the 30th Sunday of the Year)
Parish Finance
Last weekend’s income was:
Offertory Collection: £387.00 & 2nd Collection (Mission Sunday): £504.00. Many thanks once again to all parishioners for your continuous financial help to the parish and to the Archdiocese, especially these past two Sundays. Quite exceptional. Highly appreciated.
The Flourish (October Edition)
The October edition of The Flourish, the Archdiocesan newspaper is available. Please collect your copy from the back of the church.
October Devotion 2018
Our October devotion continues this week on Monday 29th, with rosary and benediction and Wednesday 31st, with rosary only (after the Vigil Mass of Solemnity of All Saints).
Feast of St Martin of Tour, Patron Saint of our parish
The feast of Saint of Martin Tours, the Patron of our parish comes up on Sunday 11th November 2018. As part of this year’s celebration all parishioners are invited to the parish hall after the 10.00am for tea, coffee, soft drinks, and celebration cake. Please invite your friends too.
Sacrament of Confirmation: Enrolment Mass.
Enrolment Mass for the P7 schoolchildren preparing for the Sacrament of Confirmation comes up on Sunday 11thNovember 2018, the feast day of the Patron Saint of our parish. Time: 10.00am. Please keep these our children in your prayers, that this Sacrament may truly make soldiers of Christ ready to defend their faith in season and out of season. 
Mass of Remembrance (Month of Holy Souls)
--will be offered for all deceased parishioners of the past year on Friday 2nd November  2018 at 7pm. November lists are available in the porch. (Please return to Church (sacristy) or chapel house). The families and all parishioners are invited to the Hall for a light refreshment after the Mass.
Parish Race Night
An ENORMOUS THANK YOU! to organizers, people who supported and people who “Dug Deep” on the night! A good night was had by all. We raised a magnificent sum of £1,355.00 towards roof repairs!
Save the Date - SVDP Outing 2019
SVDP are planning an outing to see CINDERELLA at the PAVILLION GLASGOW on Tuesday 3rd January 2019, a Matinee Performance at 1.30pm. Please sign up on the sheet at the back of the Church before Sunday 11th November 2018 in order that bookings can be made.
World Mission Sunday
Thank you for putting faith and action together by responding to Missio Scotland’s World Mission Sunday Appeal last weekend. Together as a parish we raised £504.00. Your donations and prayers will go towards supporting the work of our missionaries worldwide. Furthermore, your example, like that of our missionaries all over the world, will serve as an inspiration to our young people, who will, in turn, inspire others as they live out their Baptismal mission and play their part in the Universal Church. Last year, thanks to your generosity, Missio Scotland sent £207,714 to support projects in Kenya, Zimbabwe, and Sri Lanka. Thank you!
Vigil for Vocations
With Mass, Adoration and Benediction on 2nd November 2018 from 7.00 pm until 9.00 pm at Turnbull Hall, Southpark Terrace, G12 8LG
Far, far from Renton – 11th November 7.30pm
As part of the 100th anniversary celebrations for Armistice in 1918, Renton Trinity Church have produced a show focused on 5 men from Renton who went to the First World War. You are invited to come along and join them.
 St Martin’s Lourdes Draw (September 2018)
Congratulations to the winners: Jim Daly no. 2, & Ellen no 7.
S.P.U.C (Society for the Protection of Unborn Child)
S.P.U.C. is holding its annual Xmas New Sale in St Patrick’s Church Hall, Dumbarton, on Saturday 17th November 2018 from 12 noon till 3.30pm. Donations of unwanted new gifts will be gratefully accepted and may be handed in from 9am on the day. Tel 730526. Come along, enjoy a free cuppa & a chat and snap up some amazing Christmas gift bargains.
Holy Days of Obligation
The Holy See recently approved a new arrangement for Holy Days of Obligation in Scotland. These are as follows: SundaysThe Nativity of the Lord (25 December). The Ascension of the Lord (Thursday of Week 6 of Easter). Saint Peter and Saint Paul (29 June). The Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary (15th August). All Saints (1 November). St Peter and Saint Paul, and the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary will be moved to Sunday when falling on Saturday or Monday. All Saints will move to the Sunday when falling on a Saturday, but remains on the same when it falls on a Monday, and still be a Holy Day of obligation.
Please pray for:
Sick and the House Bound
Kathleen Rainey
Died Recently
Lucy Heffernan
May Bradley                            Bill Conway
October Devotions Table
Monday 29th
Rosary and Benediction
Wednesday 31st
Please see notice boards for posters on events in the Archdiocese of Glasgow
Please note items to be included in bulletin must be received by Friday 9.30am.
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