Thursday, July 23, 2015

26TH JULY, 2015 - SEVENTH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME

1.  MARRIAGE COURSES IN  BAHASA  MALAYSIA
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 schedules are as follows: 
  For the Natural Family Planning course   
   Venue :  St. Joseph’s Multi-Purpose Hall    Date :  Saturday, 1st August      Time : 8.00 a.m. – 1.00 p.m.

  For the Pre-Marriage course
   Venue :  St. Joseph’s Multi-Purpose Hall   Date :  Saturday, 8st August     Time : 8.00 a.m. – 5.00 p.m.

2. INFANT BAPTISM COURSE IN ENGLISH
     Venue :  St. Joseph’s Cathedral           Date  :  2nd – 3rd August          Time :  7.30 p.m.
Infants will be baptized on Tuesday, 4th August at 5.30 p.m.   Parents and God parents who wish to have their children baptized are to attend all the sessions of the course.  

3.  THE  6TH WORKING  YOUTH  CONFERENCE
The Working Youth Conference this year will be held in Bintulu from the 29th to 31st August.  This event is opened to all working adults.  Kindly approach the WYC counter at the Church's entrance for registration and further details. 

4.  HUMAN  LIFE  SERVICE  CONFERENCE
     Venue :  Imperial Hotel Ballroom, Miri       Date :  11th and 12th September
Parents, grandparents, Catechists, Teachers, Cell group and Prayer group members, Sunday School and RCIA Teachers, youth aged 15 and above, Parish Councillors, Legion of Mary members, Altar servers, Choir members, all adult members of Christ's Body are warmly invited to be enlightened on current issues which affect our faith, life and family. Registration fee is RM50 per person from now until the 2nd of August. 

5.  NOTICE OF ROAD  CLOSE
Please be informed that the roads to SK St. Joseph and St. Joseph’s Cathedral will be closed for the passage of Charity Run organized by the Dynasty Hotel Miri on Sunday, 2nd August from 4.00 a.m. to 10.00 a.m.  Your cooperation is greatly appreciated.  Thank you.

6.  YOUTH RALLY  2015  - A NOTE OF THANKS
Christ Teens would like to thank all parents, benefectors, parishioners and all who have helped in one way or another during the recently concluded Youth rally from 18th to 20th July.
God bless you all.

7.  * Please be informed that the side gate of St. Joseph’s Cathedral, behind Miri City Council (MCC) will be opened at 6.30 a.m. on every Saturday and Sunday. All parishioners are advised to park their cars at the MCC parking lots. 
Please DO NOT PARK at the roadside as it is ILLEGAL to do so. 

8.  2ND FUNDRAISING  BREAKFAST  
The Society of Miri Urban Poor (SMUP) will be having their 2nd Fundraising Breakfast this morning at 9.30 a.m. (after Morning Mass) at the hall of Church of Mater Dei, Lutong.

Thursday, July 16, 2015

19TH JULY, 2015 - SIXTH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME

1.  NATURAL  FAMILY  PLANNING  (NFP) COURSES
The Natural Family Planning courses will be held as follows:
     In English :
            Venue :  Conference Room, St. Joseph’s Parish
             Date  :  Saturday, 25th July        Time :  8.00 a.m.-12.30 p.m.
   
     In Bahasa Malaysia :
            Venue :  St. Joseph’s Multi-Purpose Hall
             Date  :  Saturday, 1st August       Time : 8.00 a.m. – 1.00 p.m.
Please register with the Parish Office (421455).    

2.  PRE-MARRIAGE  COURSE  IN  BAHASA  MALAYSIA
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: 
   Venue :  St. Joseph’s Multi-Purpose Hall
     Date  :  Saturday, 8st August       Time : 8.00 a.m. – 5.00 p.m.

3. INFANT BAPTISM COURSE IN ENGLISH
     Venue :  St. Joseph’s Cathedral                 
     Date   :  2nd – 3rd August          Time :  7.30 p.m.
Infants will be baptized on Tuesday, 4th August at 5.30 p.m.   Parents and God parents who wish to have their children baptized are to attend all the sessions of the course.  

4.  HUMAN LIFE SERVICE  (HLS) CONFERENCE
An HLS Conference addressing current issues like Same-sex attraction and Pornography will take place on the 11th and 12th September, 2015, at the Imperial Hotel Ballroom, Miri.  Early bird registration for the HLS Conference lasts until the 2nd August, and fees are RM50.00 per person.   Do register at the HLS table after Mass today.

5.  * Please be informed that the side gate of St. Joseph’s Cathedral, behind Miri City Council (MCC) will be opened at 6.30 a.m. on every Sunday.   All parishioners are advised to park their cars at the MCC parking lots.    Please do not park at the roadside as it is illegal to do so.