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CATHOLIC CHURCH OF THE ENGLISH MARTYRS
4, VICARAGE LANE, HORLEY, RH6 8AR
Telephone 01293 431703

Parish Clergy: Fr. Francis Ezennia, MSP

Parish Secretary: Barbara Stevens
Safeguarding Representative: Teresita Chandler
Office Days/Times: Mon., Tues., Thurs. 10:15am-1pm, 4pm-6pm (or by appointment)

The Arundel and Brighton Diocesan Trust is a Registered Charity, Number 252878
7th July 2019: 14th SUNDAY OF THE YEAR [Year C]
Saturday 6th
6.30 pm - Thanksgiving
Sunday 7th
9.00 am - Birthday thanksgiving

10.30 am - RIP
Monday 8th
9.30 am - RIP
Tuesday 9th
9.30 am - RIP
Wednesday 10th
9.30 am - Healing and Well-Being
Thursday 11th
9.30 am - RIP
Friday 12th
9.30 am - RIP (Funeral)

 
14th July 2019: 15th SUNDAY OF THE YEAR [Year C]
Saturday 13th
6.30 pm -RIP
Sunday 14th
9.00 am -RIP
10.30 am - Confirmation Candidates and Their Families Thanksgiving




The Sacrament of Reconciliation / Confession
Confession is available on Saturday from 9.30 to 10.00 a.m.
and 6.00 to 6.15pm.
(other times by appointment)

Baptism (On Saturdays) by Appointment
Matrimony: By Appointment

Choir Practice: Wednesday @ 8pm in the Church. (Sing Praises to God)

MANY THANKS FOR LAST WEEK'S OFFERTORY
EXPOSITION & ADORATION OF THE BLESSED SACRAMENT (WITH ROSARY) :-
Saturday After 6:30pm Mass to 8.00pm; Tuesday from 7.00pm to 7.45pm & Friday 10:30am to12.00noon.
We are encouraged to spend some Time with the Lord.


SICK AND HOUSEBOUND :-
Please pray for members of our parish family who are unwell or housebound.


RECENTLY DEPARTED:-
We pray for the repose of the souls of the recently departed.


CHILDREN’s BAPTISM :-
We pray for and congratulate the sons and daughters who were baptised yesterday. May God bless them and their families in their faith-journey.


CONFIRMATION 7th July, 3pm :-
Please keep in your prayers the young people who will receive the sacrament of Confirmation today at Worth Abbey.
May the Holy Spirit guide and guard their lives.

Thanksgiving Mass on 14th July at English Martyrs, Horley at 10.30am and Reception after Mass in the hall (Parents can bring food and drinks to share with others).


ALTAR SERVERS :-
This is an invitation to any of the youngsters who have made their First Holy Communion to become altar servers or readers. If your son or daughter would like to serve at Mass, please speak to Fr Francis (or Patrick, Collin or Teresita).


JOIN THE CHOIR, READERS, OR COLLECTORS :-
Will you consider singing or joining the choir, readers, or collectors. Please speak to Fr Francis or Mary Osborn.


REIGATE CATENIAN ASSOCIATION :-
Today after 10.30 Mass will be hosting their ‘Presidents Sunday’ at English Martyrs. The Catenians are an association of Catholic laymen who are committed to and supportive of their Faith, their families, those in need and each other. Visit : https://www.thecatenians.com/visitors/. All Catholic gentlemen, their wives + families are invited. contact Gerry at gerry.odwyer@btinternet.com.


HOLY SPIRIT RETREAT :-
With Praise & Worship, teaching, healing service moderated by Fr Antoine Coelho.
Venue: English Martyrs, Horley.
Date: Sat. 13th July (9am-10.30pm) & Sun. 14th July (10.30am-6.30pm).
For info, contact 07533214495.

SUMMER PARISH BBQ SUNDAY JULY 21ST:-
Tickets are now on sale. Price £3 per adult with children free. Bouncy castles, licensed bar, free children’s soft drinks and tea tent courtesy of the Union of the Catholic Mothers. Kindly help on the morning to either set up the marquee at 9am or take it down at 3.30pm it would be greatly appreciated–pls contact gerry.odwyer@btinternet.com”.


PARISH FREE TUITION SERVICE :-
Application forms now available:
If you wish your child to join this service, please complete an application form - available in the back of the church - and drop it in the box provided by 21st July.

PARISH REGISTRATION FORMS:-
If you have come to the parish in the last five years or have never completed a parish registration form, please pick and fill the forms at the back of the church and give them to the priest, Barbara Stevens or put them through the letter box in the presbytery at your convenience.


HAVE A VERY BLISSFUL SUNDAY!