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 23rdday of June, the feast of the Most Holy Body and Blood of Christ.
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.
Corpus Christi Procession: 23rdJune
The Corpus Christi Procession will take place at Llantarnam Abbey on 23rdJune. Please can I invite you to take part in this procession with our First Communion children and Confirmation Candidates and meet at the Abbey at 2.45pm
The Procession begins at 3pm. Please will the children and students wear their First Holy Communion / Confirmation clothes
Also, we have the joy to welcome our brother and sisters from the Newport Deanery to process with us.
A celebrate weekend includes something for all the family.
Sat 29th June 2019, 09.00 – 21.00
Sun 30th June 2019, 09.00 – 16.00
at Mary Immaculate High School, Caerau Lane, Wenvoe, Cardiff CF5 5QZ. Call Michael on 01952 417223 or email at email@example.com
Wednesday 3rd July 2019 –Sunday 7thJuly 2019
Travelling from Bristol Airport £649pp sharing. details on the notice boards
SPUC’S ANNUAL WALK
SPUC’S Annual Walk will take place in Cardiff on Sunday 7thJuly 2019 Tina Davies and Lorraine Howells (Pontypool) are the official walkers for Torfaen. Tina and Molly will be in both churches over the next few weeks to ask for sponsors. We would be very grateful for your support one again
Holy Hour of Prayer for Vocations
The seminarians warmly invite you to join us in a guided Holy Hour in front of the Blessed Sacrament to pray for an increase in vocations to the sacred priesthood and religious life. This moment of prayer will take place at St David’s Cathedral, Cardiff on Wednesday, 17th July at 6pm. All are welcome
The Holy Hour will take the form of guided Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament with Evening Prayer and Benediction.
Following the Holy Hour, our annual Clergy-Seminarian BBQ will take place at Clergy House to which all are invited. To make sure we have enough food, please RSVP to Elliot Hanson at firstname.lastname@example.org, letting us know if you have any dietary requirements. We look forward to seeing you.
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)
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 email@example.com for details.