The Announcements of Easter and Moveable Feasts
On the Epiphany of the Lord, after the singing of the Gospel, a Deacon of cantor, in keeping with an ancient practice of Holy church , announces from the ambo the moveable feasts of the current year according to this formula:
Know, Dear Brethren, (brothers and sisters,)
that, as we have rejoiced at the Nativity of our Lord Jesus Christ, so by leave of God’s mercy we announce to you also the joy of his Resurrection, who is our Saviour
On the 1stday of December, the First Sunday of the Advent of our Lord Jesus Christ, to whom is honour and glory for ever and ever. Amen
What’s on this week
Divine Mercy Prayer Group
The prayer group meet on Tuesday mornings after Mass in St David’s.
Union of Catholic Mothers
The UCM meet on Wednesdays after Mass in St Anne’s room.
The prayer group meet on Wednesdays in St Anne’s room at 7pm.
The Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary
Holy Day of Obligation
Wednesday 14th 7pm Vigil Mass at Our Lady’s
Thursday 15th August 10am Mass at St David’s
Annual Pilgrimage to the Grave of St John Kemble
Sunday 18thAugust 3pm at Welsh Newton.
The coach will leave Our Lady’s at 1.45pm
Annual St David Lewis Pilgrimage
Sunday 25thAugust 2019 at Usk
Our Lady’s Invitation To You
The parish of Our Lady & St Illtyd with St Cadoc (Llantwit and Cowbridge), is organising a pilgrimage to MEDJUGORJE from Mon 2ndSeptember – Tues 10th September . Approx cost £550. For further details, do please ring either Ewa Thomas ( 01446 771728) or Mike Snow (01446 793420)
Who are the Sisters of St Joseph of Annecy?
What is their history and spirituality?
What does it say to you?
Find out more about these Sisters, their lives and their spirit, at three days of input and reflection
at Llantarnam Abbey, 4thSept, 24thOct, 8thNov.
Could their spirit enrich your lives?
Using Prayer, Talks, PowerPoints, the Sisters will share their spirit, their journey through history up to the present day, and especially their beginnings in England, Wales and Ireland.
All are welcome
Day begins at 10.30am and ends at 3.30pm
Please bring a packed lunch, tea and coffee will be supplied. There will be a Donation box for offerings to cover the cost of the day
Please Note Change of Date
The Bereavement Group will be organising a Mass for those who have died between 1stApril 2019 and 31stJuly 2019. This will take place on Saturday, 7thSeptember at 10am in Our Lady of the Angels Church. If you have relatives or friends who have died between April and July and you would like them included in the Mass please give their names to the parish office. If you have had bereavement before these dates and would like to join us, you are very welcome. Everyone is invited for light refreshments in St Anne’s room after the Mass Tel: 482346, Mobile 07925813174, email email@example.com
Pilgrimage to Oberammergau 2020
The adult education department of the diocese is running a pilgrimage to the Oberammergau Passion Play in 2020, The tour runs Wednesday 16th – Thursday 24th September 2020. The group chaplain will be Cardiff priest Revd Gareth Leyshon; contact him on 029 2073 1061 or email firstname.lastname@example.org for details.