HAPPY CHRISTMAS AND A HAPPY NEW YEAR

 
CHRISTMAS WEEK 1
 
THE HOLY FAMILY OF JESUS, MARY AND JOSEPH
Don't forget you can still Zoom in on all the Masses that are celebrated by Canon Tom at Corpus Christi. Please also have a read of this week’s newsletter, with Canon Tom’s ‘Thought for the Week’.
 
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 MASS ON ZOOM
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SUNDAY OFFERINGS
Just a reminder that, if you are in a position to continue supporting the church through this time, there are many ways to donate. You can give via PayPal (with or without an account) via our Giving Page (click here) and there are links to any of the three parishes in Weston, or you can set up a Standing Order. Many thanks!
PRAYER - ACT OF SPIRITUAL COMMUNION

My Jesus, I believe that You are present in the Most Holy Sacrament. I love You above all things and I desire to receive You into my soul. Since I cannot at this moment receive You sacramentally, come at least spiritually into my heart. I embrace You as if You were already there and unite myself wholly to You. Never permit me to be separated from you. Amen.

Masses for the Octave.

The Bishops of England and Wales have suggested that the other Octave Masses i.e. Dec 26th until Jan 1st be considered additional Masses to celebrate Christmas liturgically.

Octave Masses: Sat 26th 12 noon (Our Lady of Lourdes), 6pm (Corpus Christi). Sun 27th 9:15am (OLOL), 11am(CC), 6pm(CC). Mon 28th 9:30am (CC). Tues 29th 9:30am (OLOL). Wed 30th 10am(CC). Thurs 31st Dec 7pm (OLOL) Fri 1st Jan 11am (CC)

Syro-Malabar Masses: Sun 27th Dec 3pm and Sun 3rd Jan 3pm

Polish Mass at Corpus Christi:  Fri 1st Jan 9am.
 

ALL MASSES AT CORPUS CHRISTI WILL BE ON ZOOM.  

Also people must NOT attend Mass in groups of more than 6 nor with people from outside of their household or support bubble. Those attending Mass must NOT socialise/interact with people from outside of their household or support bubble while inside the church building. Those attending can only socialise/interact with people from within their household or support bubble while outside the church building in groups of six.
 

SINGING AT MASS - During the Christmas period and the following weeks we will be playing some familiar tunes and hymns at Mass. As we are not allowed to have public singing at the moment we have to ask you to please not join in.
 

PIGEON HOLES:  Due to the COVID-19 rules and regulations we have had to temporarily remove the pigeon holes. This is to avoid any ‘traffic jams;’ and the risk of contamination. We also need you all to vacate the church immediately after every Mass. 

 

PARISH OFFICE AT CC:  The parish office closed on the 24th December and will reopen on the 5th January.
MARY’S MEALS:  From today up until the 31st January 2021, public donations made to the Double the Love appeal will be doubled by the UK government, up to £2 million. You can donate at: marysmeals.org.uk. Thank you.       
DON'T FORGET CAFOD!     
CAFOD is trying hard to assist underdeveloped countries fight coronavirus.
At the same time it has lost a lot of it's funding from parishes. Please Help! 
 
We have just received an email from CAFOD to say that we raised a total of £1960.63 on Family Fast Day.  Thank you very much for all your support. 
With our prayers,
Canon Tom Gunning (Parish Priest)
Father Wieslaw Garbacz
Deacon Stephen Munday 
Deacon Michael Roberts
Deacon Tom Moffatt






 
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