THE FOOD SERVICES SHOP WILL TEMPORARILY BE CLOSED BY END OF JULY 2021 AND RE-OPEN IN SEPTEMBER 2021. IT WILL BE OPENED FOR SERVICES EVERY LAST SUNDAY OF EACH MONTH.
FROM 11.30 AM TO 12.30 PM UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.
NATIVITY OF ST JOHN THE BAPTIST
There will be an evening Mass on Thursday 24th June 2021 at 8 pm
Confession (FHC 2021)
This is to notify parents and carers that the First Confession will commence on every Thursday in July 2021 at 5:30 pm for each group of candidate. Thus 1st, 8th & 15th July respectively. The selected dates for each group would be communicated to you by your catechist. Thank you
SIGNING OF HIGH SCHOOL FORM
This is to notify parents and carer that currently the Parish Priest (Fr Patrick) has not set out a date for the signing of High School Reference Forms. It would be therefore communicated to you as soon as a date has been finalised.
The link for the Parish Registration will be back in operation on the 1st week in July. Each individual member of a household is required to register. Please visit the Parish Office if you face any challenges.
Mr Anton Fernando should please contact the Parish Office .
The Shrine of St Augustine is seeking to appoint a practicing Catholic with effect from September 2021 for an initial period of 2 years. An interest in heritage alongside administrative experience would be an advantage. Salary: £15,000 pa.
Applicants should send their CV to email@example.com
As a practising catholic, have you considered being Foundation Governor for a local Catholic School?
The John Fisher School in Purley, is recruiting volunteers for the post of Foundation Governor. Would you like to give a few hours a month as part of the strategic team that helps develop the school, drive education and achieve positive outcomes for local children? If you have financial, educational, strategic or HR/Legal skills, that you are willing to use for a fulling and sometimes challenging role, please contact Mrs Lindsay Redding, clerk to the Governor via email on firstname.lastname@example.org by 16th July 2021.
- A mobile phone
The owners should contact the Parish Office with identification and collection.
EU Settlement Scheme EU citizens who intend to continue living in the UK need to apply for settlement before 30 June 2021. If you, or anyone you know, is in this situation, you can get help from:
Refugee and Migrant Network Sutton Tel: 07725 549411
Citizens Advice Sutton Tel: 020 8405 3552
The advice worker at RMNS will call you back if necessary and can arrange for an interpreter for your call if you need one.
DEAR HUSBAND & WIFE…
You are invited to give each other a gift by spending July 10 online between 9am and 1pm exploring and improving your relationship. The event, entitled ‘Building A Better Marriage’, will provide you with valuable insights into your communication skills and the call of the Church to the married. There is no group sharing. This is not marriage counselling but a chance to make average-to-good marriages a bit better – whether you married five years ago or 50. Booking is essential: telephone 07983 524 727 or email email@example.com. Booking Forms are available at the exit foyer of the Church.
ANNUAL CATHEDRAL MARRIAGE MASS
Are you celebrating your 1st, 10th, 25th, 40th, 50th, 60th or any later wedding anniversary this year? Or did you last year? If so, Archbishop John invites you to join him in celebrating a Mass for married couples at 3pm on Saturday October 9 at St George’s Cathedral. You need to book in advance and by doing so you will then receive a personal written invitation from Archbishop John. To book or for more details email firstname.lastname@example.org
BAPTISM Application Forms are now available online -this can be found under Sacraments. Please read the Baptism guide before completing the form. Thank you
NEW CHURCH SIGN IN – QR CODE
Please scan the QR Code at the entry of the Church or on the pews to sign in. iPhone users can scan the code with their camera and select the link shown. Android users may need to download a QR Code reader from the Google Play Store.
In accordance with the Prime Minister’s 31st July 2020 announcement, all Parishioners are requested to wear a face mask when entering the
Church. Thank you.
Due to COVID, Altar Servers are not able share Albs. Please contact the Parish Office to arrange collection of an Alb for your child’s sole use while they are Altar Servers. The Alb should be thoroughly washed (and ironed) before they are used.
Please note that Reconciliation now takes place in the Lady Chapel on every Saturday between 10:30 am -11:30 am & 5:15 pm to 6 pm.