Masses & Services – May 7, 2016 – May 15 , 2016Date / Time / Location / Mass Intention/Service
May 7, 2016 / 5:00 pm / St. Joseph’s Church / Mass – Our Parish Family
May 8, 2016 / 10:30 am / St. Joseph’s Church / Mass – Douglas & Betty Pembroke; Mary & Frank Reynolds, Tom & Patricia Cleary; Jack, Mary & William Hearn; Olive O’Neill;
May 14, 2016 / 5:00 pm / St. Joseph’s Church / Mass – Jerry & Alice Healey & deceased family; Thomas & Mary Hayes; Kevin, Margaret & Joe Reynolds, Peter, Ellen & Eileen Kelly
May 15, 2016 / 10:30 am / St. Joseph’s Church / Mass – Our Parish Family
Ministry for Saturday, May 7, 2016Sacristan / Altar Servers / Readers / Collectors / Gift Bearers / Extraordinary Ministers of Holy Communion
Sue Jordan / Clarence Jordan
James Penney / Marie McGrath
Wayne McCarthy / Ern Purcell
Tom McCarthy / Donna Sullivan
Helen Butt / Bernice Hearn(B)
Ministry for Sunday, May 8, 2016Sacristan / Altar Servers / Readers / Collectors / Gift Bearers / Extraordinary Ministers of Holy Communion / Liturgy of the Word with Children
Joan Short / Helen Dalton
Fred Dalton / Aiden Moriarty
Mary Moriarty / John Burke
Paul Collins / Lacey & Sarah Glavine and Family / David Northcott(B)
Jerome McCarthy / Patsy Gibson
Ministry for Saturday, May 14, 2016Sacristan / Altar Servers / Readers / Collectors / Gift Bearers / Extraordinary Ministers of Holy Communion
Sue Jordan / James Penney / Paul McCarthy
Pauline Hunt / Cyril Moriarty
Ern Purcell / Carter & Anika Thomas and Family / Rosemarie Pike(B)
Ministry for Sunday, May 15, 2016Sacristan / Altar Servers / Readers / Collectors / Gift Bearers / Extraordinary Ministers of Holy Communion / Liturgy of the Word with Children
Joan Short / Sarah Drover
Brandon Penney / David Northcott
Carol Anne Northcott / Frances Walsh
Denis O’Neill / Jean & Pat Haire / Phyllis Reynolds(B)
Bill Dobbin / Sonya Boone
Treasury for April 18, 2016
Weekly Offering $1718.25
Good Friday $ 5.00
SVDP $ 20.00
Holy Thursday $ 10.00 Treasury Monitors
Refugee Family $ 65.00 Monday, May 2, 2016- Pat Haire & Patsy Hearn
Ash Wednesday $ 5.00 Monday, May 9, 2016-Jean Haire & Gerard Gregory
Total $1823.25 Monday, May 16,2016-Helen Coady & David Murphy
Treasury for April 11, 2016
Weekly Offering $1741.85
Parishioners are asked to note that a Society of St. Vincent de Paul Collection will take place on the second weekend of each month.
Parish Pastoral Council- Meeting is scheduled for Thursday, May 12th , 2016 at 7:00 pm at the annex to the parish office. Members are requested to send their agenda topics to the chair by Monday, May 9th.
Notice – Bulletin deadline will be on Thursday’s at 2:00 pm
Please Note- Fr. Clem will be away from the Parish from May 2, 2016 to the time of mass on Saturday, May 14, 2016.
Knight of Columbus Mass and Rosary
Mass at St. Joseph’s Church, May 5th at 7:00 pm for the deceased member of the Knight of Columbus followed by a rosary for vocations at 7:30.
Cleaning of St. Joseph’s Church May, 2016
Cleaners for the month are Jean Haire (Captain), Angela Doyle, Pauline Walsh, Phyllis Ryan
Wednesday May 4th, 2016 @ 6:00 pm – Level 4
Wednesday May 18th, 2016 @ 7:00 pm – Mass for all Levels 1-6
Sunday, May 1st @ 1:30 at the chapel, last session!
Sunday, May 15th @ 1:30 at the church for rehearsal!
Sunday, May 29th @ 10:30 mass at the church – Confirmation!
St Patrick’s Parish Anniversary Celebrations
As part of St. Patrick’s Parish, Carbonear 175th Anniversary celebration, on Tuesday, May 10th , 2016 there will be a Pilgrimage to the Holy Doors at the Cathedral in Grand Falls-Windsor. A DRL coach has been chartered at a cost of $20.00 per person. Bishop Daniel’s will celebrate mass and lunch will be provided. If you would like to come along, please register by calling the parish office at 596-5232 as soon as possible.
Saint Anne’s Devotions – Father Guy Desrochers, C.Ss.R
Thursday, May 19th @7:00 pm in St. Patrick’s Church, Carbonear. These devotions consist of a mass and Homily in honour of St. Anne, a candlelight procession and the veneration of the Relic of St. Anne. Special stress is given to the prayers for the sick, the afflicted and for peace. Please come along and bring a friend.
Baptism preparation is May 12 at 7:00 pm at St. Patrick’s Parish, Carbonear. Please call the office to register. No dates available from Immaculate Conception Parish until further notice. ThankYou.
Marriage Preparation Course
The Diocese of Grand Falls requires (1) six months notice must be given prior to marriage (2) the couple to follow a marriage preparation course which is approved by the diocese.
Immaculate Conception Parish will be offering a Grief Retreat, May 19, 2016 from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm. All those who are experiencing the loss of a loved one are welcome. To register please contact Father Clem or the parish office. This is an opportunity to honor in a prayerful way the memory of your loved one.
Cemetery Liturgy Services
Cemetery liturgy services are scheduled as follows: Kilbride – July 5th, Mt. Carmel – July 12th, Belvedere – July 19th, Holy Sepulchre – July 26th. Visitors are advised that the Blackmarsh Rd. entrance to Holy Sepulchre cemetery will be closed to traffic beginning in May. Visitors to the cemetery must enter and exit via the two entrances off Topsail Road.
“Please remember that some of us who gather to worship are allergic to scents”