Sunday, November 23, 2014

23 RD NOVEMBER 2014 - OUR LORD JESUS CHRIST KING OF UNIVERSE

1.   PRE-COVENANT COMMUNITY   GATHERING   IN   ENGLISH  
Venue  :   St. Francis of Assisi Chapel, Miri     Date   :   Sunday, 23th November (Today)          Time   :   4:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Fr.  Guido  will  teach  on  “The  gifts  of  the  Holy  Spirit”.  All  are welcome,  please bring your  Bible  and God’s  Choice  dinner for fellowship.

2.  PRE-CONFIRMATION  COURSE
The  next  pre-confirmation  class  for  teenagers  who wish  to  be confirmed next year will be as follows:    Venue :   St. Joseph's Cathedral Miri.  Date   :  30th  November (Sunday)      Time :  2.00 p.m. to 3.30 p.m.Those  who  did  not  attend  the  introduction  day  on  the 1st  o fNovember,  can  still  come  and  register  for  the  course.  Please bring along your Bible and notebook.

3.  AN EVENING IN DEFENCE OF FAITH, LIFE AND FAMILY
Human Life Service will hold an Evening in Defence of Faith, Life and Family on Friday, the 28th of November, from 6.30 p.m.  to 9.30 p.m. at the St Joseph's Cathedral.  All are warmly invited to celebrate with the youth in expressing their enthusiasm for the gifts of faith, life and family.

4.  CHANGE OF VENUE FOR IBAN MASS ON SUNDAY
Please be informed that the change will take effect on the First Sunday of Advent that is 30th November, 2014.  The venue will beat the Church of Mater Dei, Lutong at 3.00 p.m. We hope that this change in venue will enable a greater participation at Mass for the Iban community.

5.  MIRI  CITY  CHRISTMAS  PARADE  2014
The Christian Community of Miri will organize Miri City Christmas Parade as follows:   Venue :  Starts and Ends at City Fan, Miri      Date   :  Saturday, 6th December       Time :  5.00 p.m. onwards              Theme  :  “God With Us [ Emmanuel ] ”All are welcomed to support the Christmas Parade.  

6.  FIAT YOUTH HOUSE-TO-HOUSE  CAROLING 
Caroling forms are available at the entrance of the St. Joseph"s Cathedral.  The  house-to-house  caroling  will  start  on  the  8th December and ends on the 14th December.  Caroling requests are strictly  based  on  forms  collected  this  year.   Due date  for submission: 30th November 2014.

7.  CARMELITE  SISTERS’  FUND  RAISING
The Carmelite Sisters of  Miri  are trying to  raise funds for  the renovation  of  their  chapel  as  well  as  the  entrance  of  their Monastery at Brighton Road, Miri. Therefore, starting from today after Mass, the Christ Teens will be helping them to sell books,candles  and Christmas cards in  the  church  compound.   Please support the Sisters generously.  Thank you.

8.  CHRISTMAS  CONCERT
St. Joseph’s Cathedral  Chinese Student-Youth Group  (XING ZHI GUANG)  is  organizing  a  Christmas  Concert  on  Thursday,  18thDecember, 2014 from 6.30 p.m. to 9.30 p.m. at Dewan Suarah Miri. Right Reverend Bishop Richard Ng and  Rev. Fr. Gabriel Chiong will  be  sharing  with  us  the  Word  of  God.   Choir  groups  from Cathedral  Chinese  Mass  and  BM  Mass,  St.  Dominic’s  Church,Church  of  Mater  Dei,  Lutong  and  Carmelite’s  Chapel  ;  Youth groups from MYCS and FIAT; Sunday Schools from Chinese and English will jointly perform Christmas carols, songs, drama and dances.  All are welcome.  Admission is FREE.

9.  REGISTRATION FOR ADMISSION OF  PUPILS TO THE KINDERGARTEN CLASS  FOR THE YEAR 2015        
Venue :  Tadika Sri Cahaya, Lot 2565 Blok 5, Jalan Marigold, Desa Senadin, Phase II, Miri.         Registration Date :  5th & 6th  January, 2015     Time :   8.00a.m.  Parents  with  children  of  aged  4  to  6  years  old  are  strongly encouraged to enroll  as soon as possible.  For further details,please contact :  Puan Lucy Ting ( 014-6806153 ), or Puan Linda Jalak  ( 013-5747331 or 085-417007.


Saturday, November 15, 2014

16TH NOVEMBER 2014 - THIRTY-THIRD SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME - A

1.  NATURAL  FAMILY  PLANNING  COURSE  IN ENGLISH 
     Venue :  Conference Room, St. Joseph Parish
     Date  :  Saturday, 22nd November         Time :  8.00 a.m.- 12.30 p.m.
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.  

2.  ANNUAL  GENERAL  CLEANING
    Venue :  Church of Mater Dei, Lutong    Date :  Saturday, 22nd November     Time :  8.00 a.m. onwards
Welcome those who wish to do general cleaning, please bring along brooms, rags and ladder for cleaning the fans.  Thank you.

3.  PRE-CONFIRMATION  COURSE 
The next pre-confirmation class for teenagers who wish to be confirmed next year will be as follows:    Venue :  St. Joseph's Cathedral Miri.
     Date   :  22nd November (Saturday)      Time : 1.00 p.m. to 2.30 p.m.
Those who did not attend the introduction day on the 1st of November, can still come and register for the course. Please bring along your Bible and notebook.

4.  PRE-COVENANT COMMUNITY  GATHERING  IN  ENGLISH
    Venue  :   St. Francis of Assisi Chapel, Miri
     Date    :   Sunday, 23th November       Time :   4:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Fr. Guido will teach on “The gifts of the Holy Spirit”.  All are welcomed, please bring your Bible and God’s Choice dinner for fellowship.   Further details you will find in the flyers to be distributed after Mass.

5.  AN EVENING IN DEFENCE OF FAITH, LIFE AND FAMILY
Human Life Service will hold an Evening in Defence of Faith, Life and Family on Friday, the 28th of November, from 6.30 p.m.  to 9.30 p.m. at the St Joseph's Cathedral.  All are warmly invited to celebrate with the youth in expressing their enthusiasm for the gifts of faith, life and family.

6.  CHANGE OF VENUE FOR IBAN MASS ON SUNDAY
Please be informed that the change will take effect on the First Sunday of Advent that is 30th November, 2014.  The venue will be at the Church of Mater Dei, Lutong at 3.00 p.m. We hope that this change in venue will enable a greater participation at Mass for the Iban community.

7.  MIRI  CITY  CHRISTMAS  PARADE  2014
The Christian Community of Miri will organize Miri City Christmas Parade as follows:
     Venue :  Starts and Ends at City Fan, Miri  
     Date   :  Saturday, 6th December       Time :  5.00 p.m. onwards
    Theme :  “God With Us [ Emmanuel ] ”
All are welcomed to support the Christmas Parade.

8.  FIAT YOUTH HOUSE-TO-HOUSE  CAROLING
Caroling forms are available at the entrance of the St. Joseph's Cathedral. The house-to-house caroling will start on the 8th December and ends on the 14th December.  Caroling requests are strictly based on forms collected this year.  Due date for submission: 30th November 2014.