5th Sunday of Easter (C)
First Reading – Acts 14:21-27
Paul and Barnabas retrace their steps, encouraging the small communities of Christians they have founded.
Second Reading – Revelations 21:1-5
Taken from the final part of the Apocalypse, St.John shares a vision of a new world and the new order of things inaugurated by Christ.
Gospel Reading – John 13:31-35
During the Last Supper Jesus gives his apostles a new commandment – to love one another as he has loved them.
(Please refer to the relevant newsletter for details and up to date information, especially during holiday periods.)
|St Richard's||6.00 pm||9:30 am|
|St Ambrose Barlow||6.00pm||
|Sacred Heart (Leigh)||~||
|Our Lady of the Rosary||~||
Tuesday 7th May, 2pm - Ladies Group, St Ambrose Barlow Church Hall.
Wednesday 8th May , 7.45pm - Deanery Forum, St Ambrose Barlow Hall.
Coming up soon:
Tuesday & Sunday 9pm - Bingo, Sacred Heart Club, Hindley Green
Wednesdays, 1.00 - 3.00pm - Craft Group, St Ambrose Barlow Hall
Thursdays, 10.00 until 12 Noon - Craft Class, St Richard's Centre
Thursdays, 8.00pm - Quiz Night - Sacred Heart Club, Hindsford
Saturdays throughout the month, 10.00am - Padre Pio Prayer Group, St Ambrose Barlow Church, Astley
Saturday Evenings - Concert, Sacred Heart Club, Hindley Green
Further details of all these events and more may be found in the Newsletters.
St Joseph's Centre - 01942 673517
Fr Paul Seddon - 01942 883395 (St Richard's)
Fr Paul Grady - 0161 790 2390 (Holy Family)
Fr Kieran O'Grady - 01942 673517 (Sacred Heart)
Fr Colin Fealey - 01942 673517 (Our Lady of the Rosary)
Fr Gordon Abbs - 01942 273851 (St Lewis, St Catherine's & All Saints)
There are two newsletters published weekly in the Deanery, one for each parish, you can access current and past editions here:
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