Saturday, July 19, 2014

20TH JULY, 2014 - SIXTEENTH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME

1. YOUTH  RALLY  FOR  TEENAGERS  :  27TH – 29TH JULY
   Today is the last day for registration and we do not accept last minute walk in registration on the day of the Rally itself.  All Youth Rally participants are to be at Imperial Hotel Ballroom for registration by 7.00 a.m. on 27th July to collect your name tags.    Please bring along a sweater as the ballroom can be very cold.

2. CHARITY CONCERT BY MJM BAND FROM USA
   Venue :  Imperial Hotel Ballroom          Date :  30th July          Time :  7.00 p.m.
   Tickets priced at RM10.00 and will be sold at the entrance of Imperial Hotel Ballroom.   This concert is to raise funds for the Youth Rally.  Please support generously.

3. KENYAH-KAYAN MASS
   Venue :  Church of Mater Dei, Lutong       Date :  Sunday, 3rd August         Time :  11.00 a.m.
   All are welcome. 

4. FREE  VOCAL  WORKSHOP  WITH  GUEST  SOPRANO  FROM  SINGAPORE
   Session One
   Date     :   1st August (Friday)       Time :  7.00 p.m. - 8.30 p.m.
   Venue  :  Church of Mater Dei, Lutong  (not at the venue as mentioned in the poster)
   Session Two
   Date    :  2nd August (Saturday)     Time : 1.00 p.m. - 3.00 p.m.
   Venue  :  Maranatha Hall

   This workshop will be facilitated by Mrs. Simon Chan, a guest soprano from Singapore.  It will be open to all choir members and for those who are interested.  For further information, please contact Samantha at 017 - 8590724.

5. “PROCLAIMING  CHRIST”  CONCERT

   Venue  :  Dewan Suarah,  Miri          Date :  3rd August (Sunday)       Time :  7.00 p.m. – 9.30 p.m.
   This concert will be led by the Miri Catholic Choirs and guest soprano, Mrs. Simon Chan from Singapore.  All are invited to come.  Admission is FREE.  For further information, please contact Samantha at 017 – 8590724.

6. NATURAL  FAMILY  PLANNING  COURSES
   This course is for those who intend to get married or married couples who wish to convalidate their marriage.  Please register with the Parish Office (421455) few days before the course starts.   The schedule is as follows: 
   In Bahasa Malaysia : 2nd August (Saturday) from 8.00 a.m. – 1.30 p.m. at St. Joseph’s Multi-Purpose Hall
   In Iban : 16th August (Saturday) from 9.00 a.m. – 1.30 p.m. at St. Anthony’s Chapel, Pujut Corner
   In English : 23rd August (Saturday) from 8.00 a.m. – 12.30 p.m. at Conference Room, St. Joseph Parish

7. SPECIAL  CHILDREN  EDUCATION  TALK  IN MANDARIN 
   Venue :  2ND Floor, Human Life Service Centre (HLS)
   Date   :  Saturday, 16th August       Time :  2.00 p.m. – 4.30 p.m.
   Topic  :  “Understanding Children With Special Needs - Changing Our Stands and Perspectives”
   Registration Fee :  RM10.00
   Teachers and parents are welcome to attend.  Closing date is on the 13th of August.  Registration   counter will be setting before and after each Sunday Chinese Mass at St. Joseph’s Cathedral.  Please contact HLS office (085-426729) for further details.



Saturday, July 12, 2014

13TH JULY, 2014 - FIFTHTEEN SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME


1. NOVENA TO MOTHER OF PERPETUAL HELP 
  Please be informed that the Novena to Mother of Perpetual Help at St. Joseph Cathedral on every Saturday at 4.30 p.m. has been changed to 5.00 p.m..

2. SECOND COLLECTIONS FOR THE DIOCESE
  Please be informed that the Second Collection of the Second Sunday is for priests’ retirement fund.  

3. BROWN  SCAPULAR  TALK  IN  MANDARIN
  Fr. James Yapp (OCD), a Carmelite priest from Singapore will be giving a talk on the Carmelite Brown Scapular in Mandarin from 14th July until 16th July.
  Venue :  Carmelite’s Chapel           Time :  7.30 p.m. – 8.30 p.m.
  On the 16th July, on the feast of our Lady of Mount Carmel there will be English Mass at 6.15 a.m. and Mandarin Mass at 7.30 p.m. followed by the imposition of the Scapular.  All Mandarin speaking parishioners are encouraged to attend. 

4. YOUTH  RALLY 2014
  This year the Youth Rally will be held as follows :
  Venue :  Imperial Hotel Ball Room       Date :  27th -  29th July
  Registration Fee :  RM 50.00
  This Rally is opened to teenagers aged between 13 to19 years old. Since this year is the 7th year of our Youth rallies, we have come up with something special.  We are specially bringing in a band from the USA so don’t miss this opportunity.

5. CHARITY CONCERT BY MJM BAND FROM USA
  Venue :   Imperial Hotel Ballroom        Date  :  30th July         Time :  7.00 p.m.
  Tickets priced at RM10.00 are on.  This concert is to raise funds for the Youth Rally.  Please support generously.

6. SPECIAL  CHILDREN  EDUCATION  TALK  IN MANDARIN 
  Venue :  2ND Floor, Human Life Service Centre (HLS)
  Date   :  Saturday, 16th August       Time :  2.00 p.m. – 4.30 p.m.
  Topic  :  “Understanding Children With Special Needs - Changing Our Stands and Perspectives”
  Registration Fee :  RM10.00
  Teachers and parents are welcome to attend.  Closing date is on the 13th of August.  Registration counter will be setting before and after each Sunday Chinese Mass at St. Joseph’s Cathedral.  Please contact HLS office (085-426729) for further details.

7. WOMEN’S  CONFERENCE
  This year’s Women’s Conference will be as follows:
  Venue   :  Imperial Hotel Ballroom, Miri      Date :  30th August to 1st September
  Speaker :  Dr. Carol Razza from USA     
  Theme   :  “Prophetic Intercession : Prayer that moves mountains”
  Registration Fee :  RM 80.00      
  All women are encouraged to join this conference.