February 23rd 2020

Prayers of the Church Week 3

St Bede’s is a Catholic church within the Chorley Deanery belonging to the Archdiocese of Liverpool. We are a medium sized parish set on the A6 between Chorley and Preston. Please do not hesitate to contact us if we can be of any assistance.

Priest in Charge: Fr. Graeme Dunne
598 Preston Road, Clayton Green, Chorley.
PR6 7EB.
Tel: 01772 335209
Parish office: Tuesday and Thursday 10.00 – 14.00

St Bede’s Mass times: Sat 6.30, Sunday 11.00 am
St Chad’s Mass times: Sun 10.30am.

At the end of February Fr Mark Beattie will be taking up the role of parish priest of St Bede’s and St Chad’s parishes.

St Chad’s/St Bede’s.
From the weekend 29th February 1st March Mass times will be:
Saturday Vigil Mass at St Bede’s 6pm
Sunday Mass at St Chad’s 9.15am
Sunday Mass at St Bede’s 11am

St Joseph’s 10.30am Sunday Mass at St Joseph’s: From the 1st March 2020, the First Sunday of Lent, the 10.30am Mass on a Sunday will be re-instated.

Masses  and intentions this week

Sat 22nd Feb 6.30pm Leonard Johnson (RIP)
Sun 23rd Feb 11.00am Bill Roden Healing
Mon 24th Feb 11.30am Interment of Ashes, Michael
Damian O’Reilly
Tues 25th Feb 9.15am Eucharistic Service
Ash Wed 26th Feb 9.30am Mass fasting and abstinence
School (KS2) Attending
Thurs 27th Feb 9.15am Eucharistic Service
Fri 28th Feb 9.15am Eucharistic Service
Sat 29th Feb 6.00pm Walmsley & Drinkwater

Readings this week

Sunday Leviticus 19:1-2,18 Mt 5:38-48
Corinthians 3:16-23
Monday James 3:13-18 Mk 9:14-29
Tuesday James 4:1-10 Mk 9:30-37
Wednesday Joel 2:12-18 Mt 6:1-6,18
2 Corinth. 5:20-6:2
Thursday Deuteron. 30:15-20 Lk 9:22-25
Friday Isaiah 58:1-9 Mt 9:14-15
Saturday Isaiah 58:9-14 Lk 5:27-32

Feast Days this week
Wednesday Ash Wednesday, Fast & Abstinence
Friday           St. Oswald

Please pray for our sick and housebound
Julie K, Anne Henrys, Pat Johnson, Robert Rainford, Brenda Wrightson, Maria Reynolds, Richard Farnworth, Eileen Ainscough, Tony Morris, Marie Barnish, Eileen Farnworth, Helen Witte, Peter Fishwick, Gabrielle Myerscough, Mary O’Brien, Julie Green, Marie Fowler neé Clayton and Eileen Jolly. The residents of Highcliffe, Greenways, Brookside, Meadow Bank Nursing homes and Brookhaven

Important: Holy Communion whilst in hospital.
Please contact St. Joseph’s Presbytery if any of your family is admitted to Chorley Hospital 01257 262713. If any family member is admitted to Preston hospital please inform the chaplain on 01772 522998. (Hospital Switchboard) This request comes from the respective chaplains

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