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Bulletin 29th October 2017

Parish of St Martin of Tours, Renton

331 Main Street


G82 4PZ

Thirtieth Sunday of the Year

(Cycle A)

29th October 2017

Parish Priest: Fr Anthony Ejikeme
Tel: 01389 758880
Hall Bookings 01389 756100
Mass Times:
Saturday Vigil: 5.00pm
Sunday: 10.00am and 5.00pm
After 9.30am Mass on Saturday &
4.30pm - 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 29th October: Thirtieth Sunday of the Year (A)
Mass: 10am & 5pm
Children’s Liturgy10am
Monday 30th October
Mass: 9.30am
October Devotion: 7pm
Tuesday 31st October
Rosary: 9.15am
Mass 9.30am
Wednesday 1st November
Mass 9.30am
Solemnity of All Saints
Holyday of Obligation
Thursday 2nd November
Mass: 9.30am
Commemoration of all the Faithful Departed
Remembrance Mass: 7pm
Friday 3rd November
Rosary: 9.15am
Mass: 9.30am
Saturday 4th November
Mass: 9.30am
Memorial of St Charles Borromeo
Vigil Mass (31st Sunday of the Year.) 5.00pm
Parish Finance
Last weekend’s income was:
Offertory Collection: £384.00 & 2nd Collection: £490.00). Many thanks for your generosity to the parish and clergy. Highly appreciated.
Requiem Mass
… for the faithful departed in St Peter’s Cemetery Dalbeth, London Road, Glasgow; for all who are buried in the Local Cemeteries, or whose final committal was at Daldowie Crematorium on Sunday 5th November 2017 at 3.00pm. Car parking entry by the Good Shepherd gate. In the event of inclement weather, Mass will be offered in St Joseph’s Church Tollcross.
Auditions for this year’s Parish Panto
Auditions for this year’s Parish Panto are this Sunday at 3pm in the Hall. Come along and have some fun …there is a part for everyone!
Mass of Remembrance (Month of Holy Souls)
--will be offered for all deceased parishioners of the past year on Thursday 2nd November at 7pm. November lists are available in the porch. Please return lists to church (sacristy) or church house. The families and all parishioners are invited to the Hall for a light refreshment after the Mass.
Feast of St Martin of Tours - the Patron Saint of our Parish
The feast is going to be celebrated on the Friday 10th November 2017, (instead of Saturday 11th) to accommodate St Martin’s Primary School. It is to be preceded by nine-day Novena Prayer which starts on Thursday 2nd November. This prayer will be recited at the morning Masses, before the final blessing.
SSVP Conference Lunch
The SSVP Conference of St Martin's invites all our older parishioners to a Lunch at Ballagan Garden Centre on Wednesday the 22nd of November at 130 p.m.  If you wish to go please append your name to the list at the back of the Church indicating whether you require transport and choice of meal. Thank You.
The Flourish (October Edition))
The October edition of The Flourishthe Archdiocesan newspaper is available. Please collect your copy from the back of the church.
FIND – Weekly event for 16-25 Year Olds
BRAND NEW weekly event for young adults. Join us for an evening of food, discussions and short videos on some of life’s big questions. An ideal event for people wanting to learn, meet new people or introduce their friends to the faith in a relaxed and friendly environment. Launch night is the 8th of November. Any questions please get in touch. We hope to see you there! WEDNESDAY EVENINGS: 6.30PM @ Pauline Books, 36 St Enoch Square, G1 4DF. CONTACT US: 0141 226 5898 / 07496 876910
Newman Association
“Developing a New Partnership between Lay and Ordained in the Catholic Church in Scotland”. A talk by Dr Mary Cullen. The Ogilvie Centre, St Aloysius’ Church, Rose Street, Glasgow, G3 6RE at 7.30pm on Thursday 30th November 2017 all welcome. Non-members: admission £3 - includes refreshments.    
Marian Action 
A Group which has been involved for 45 years in Apostolic work among Glasgow’s homeless are holding a public Mass to pray for the homeless, and also to consecrate the group to the Immaculate Heart of Mary. The Mass will take place in St Columba’s, Hopehill Road, on Thursday 9th November at 7.30pm. Tea and Buffet to follow. Marian Action also hold Lectio Divina based meetings to pray for the homeless at St Simon’s Café, Partick Burgh Road weekly on Thursdays at 2pm and fortnightly on Thursdays in St Columba’s at 7pm. For more information contact 07547 734668 or email  Also on Facebook.
Italian Mass
The Annual Mass for the members and friends and Scottish Italian Community will take place in St Andrew’s Cathedral on Thursday, 2nd November 2017 at 7pm. Archbishop Tartaglia will be the main celebrant. As in previous years, the girls of Notre Dame High School will provide the music. All welcome.
Christmas Raffle - tickets are now on sale at the back of the church
Please pray for:
The Sick and the House Bound
Andrew Mullen                         Walter Mullen              Freddie Conroy
Kathleen Rainey                       Billy McGuire                Jim O’Donnell                                             
Rose Dickson                           William Webster           Jack Slorach
Willy Doogan                            Ann Marie Kelly           Ann Mae Hendrick
Died Recently
Martin MacAskill                       Patrick Hughes             William Whitters
Months Mind
Nan Bannon
May Bradley                            John Reid.                    Bridie Reid
Emily Rowan                           Sarah Folan                  Bill Conway
 Please Note: items to be included in the Bulletin must be in by Friday 9.30am



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