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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 (by appointment)

The Arundel and Brighton Diocesan Trust is a Registered Charity, Number 252878
17th June 2018: 11TH SUNDAY OF ORDINARY TIME
[Year B]

Saturday 16th
6.30 pm - RIP
Sunday 17th
9.00 am - Exam Success

10.30 am - 1st Communion Children+Families+Catechists -Thanksgiving
Monday 18th
9.30 am - Birthday Thanks, Wedding Anniversary Thanksgiving
Tuesday 19th
9.30 am - Successful Surgery
Wednesday 20th
9.30 am - RIP
Thursday 21st
11:30 pm - Birthday Thanks
Friday 22nd
9:30 am - RIP

 
24th June 2018: BIRTH OF JOHN THE BAPTIST [Year B]
Saturday 23rd
6.30 pm - Thanksgiving+ Blessing
Sunday 24th
9.00 am - RIP
10.30 am - Birthday thanks




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.

MANY THANKS FOR LAST WEEK'S OFFERTORY
EXPOSITION AND ADORATION OF
THE BLESSED SACRAMENT (WITH ROSARY) :-
Saturday After 6:30pm Mass to 8.00pm; Tuesday from 7.15 to 7.45 pm & Friday 10:30am to 12.00 noon.
We are encouraged to spend some minutes with the Lord.


EUCHARISTIC Adoration+Rosary :-
On Tuesday 7pm-7.45: Enrich your week with prayer.


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


INFORMATION ON THE SICK OR HOUSE BOUND :-
Please give the contacts of the sick and housebound to the priest, so they can be visited and prayed for.


HAPPY FATHER'S DAY :-
"As a father shows compassion to his children, so the LORD shows compassion to those who revere Him" Psalm 103:1. We celebrate all Fathers today; we thank God for the invaluable and indispensable role you play in the family and the society. May God bless you and unite your families in love.


CONGRATULATIONS TO THE FIRST HOLY COMMUNION CHILDREN:-
As you have begun to receive the Eucharist, we rejoice with you and your families. You have commenced another important stage in your faith-journey; We encourage you to keep your faith alive and active by coming to Mass regularly on Sundays; Celebrate your faith and share it with your friends and families always. May the Love for Jesus grow every day in your lives and your families'.


THANKSGIVING MASS TODAY :-
10:30am. Reception + refreshment (food and drink) after Mass in the Hall. Everyone is invited to celebrate with them. We thank all the parents, guardians and catechists for supporting and encouraging their children through their Months of preparations. More Volunteer-Catechists are needed.


CHILDREN'S PRE-BAPTISM SESSION :-
Parents and god-parents of children to be baptised in July will meet on Mon. 25th June @ 7pm in the Small Hall.


HORLEY FLOWER CLUB: SUMMER FLOWER SHOW :-
Sat 30th June 1:30pm-5pm. H.F.C. invite you to their summer show "Colour Medley" Come and enjoy the flowers, teas, tombola, raffle, cakes. Everyone is welcome.


ENCOUNTER Evenings for 15-30s :-
The evenings offer 15-30-year olds a chance to meet people, have fun and deepen their faith in a friendly, welcoming environment. Friday June 29 – Crawley (St Wilfrid's School). From 7.30pm - 9.30pm.


ANNUAL SUMMER PARISH DAY/BBQ :-
Sunday July 15th after 10.30 Mass. We encourage as many people as possible to attend. This is an opportunity to meet as a family and celebrate our oneness; meet other parishioners in a sociable environment. Tickets: £3 per adult with children free; Tea Tent courtesy of the UCM; bouncy castles and a licensed bar/free soft drinks for children. Please help set up the marquee from 9.30am and take down at about 3.30pm.-Gerry.odwyer@btinternet.com.


MASS FOR DEAF AND HARD OF HEARING :-
The next monthly Mass: Saturday July 7th at 1pm in St John the Evangelist, Springfield Road, Horsham, RH12 2PJ. Contact: Mr Peter Booker and Mrs Maria Booker, Email: mag.booker@gmail.com Mobile: 07970428601 (sms [text] only) Tel: Mr Jim Mortell on 01273 552159.


WORLD MEETING OF FAMILIES in Dublin, Ireland, With Pope Francis :-
21-26 August 2018. Open to all families. www.worldmeeting2018.ie/en/.


EUCHARISTIC PILGRIMAGE+CONGRESS "ADOREMUS":-
Holds in Liverpool from 7 - 9 September 2018. Led by the bishops of England and Wales.


SECOND COLLECTION NEXT SUNDAY:-
For Peter's Pence- This is support the Holy Father's Humanitarian initiatives and social promotion projects. Thank You.


HAVE A VERY FRUITFUL SUNDAY