23RD APRIL, 2017 DIVINE MERCY SUNDAY SECOND SUNDAY OF EASTER – YEAR A

1. RITE OF CHRISTIAN INITIATION OF ADULTS (RCIA) -  2017 to 2018 
The new RCIA sessions will start on the Second Week of Easter (i.e 24/4 to 29/4). RCIA prepares adults for the sacraments of initiation (Baptism, Confirmation and Eucharist). We encourage you to invite family and friends who would like to know about the Catholic faith to join the RCIA. Please refer to the church notice board for details.

2. COMBINED REQUIEM MASS 
The Combined Requiem Mass for April is on Friday, 28th April at 7.00 a.m. at the Cathedral.  Those who wish to offer Requiem Mass for their deceased loved ones are requested to register at the Parish Office.
Closing date for registration is on Tuesday, 25th April.

3. INFANT BAPTISM COURSE IN  MANDARIN
Venue  :  St. Joseph’s Cathedral      
Date     :  30th April to 1st May        Time :  7.30 p.m.

     Infants will be baptised on Tuesday, 2nd May at 5.30 p.m. at St. Joseph’s Cathedral.
     Parents and  God-parents who wish to have their children baptised are to attend the
     course.   Please register at the Parish office.

4. CHOICE IN BAHASA MALAYSIA (FOR SINGLE WORKING ADULT)
Venue  :  Church of Mater Dei, Lutong
Date     :  5th to 7th May        Time :  Starting on Friday, 5th  May at 6.00 p.m.
This program is for those who wants to seek for deeper relationship with God.
Please refer to the Church notice for further details.

5. NATURAL FAMILY PLANNING COURSE IN BAHASA MALAYSIA
Venue   :  St. Joseph’s Multi-Purpose Hall
Date      :  Saturday, 6th May Time :  8.00 a.m. – 1.00 p.m.
Please register at the St. Joseph’s Parish office.

6. 3R-RECYCLE
Venue  :  Under the tree, in front of the Fathers’ House, St. Joseph’s Cathedral
Date     :  Saturday, 29th April
     Time     :  2.00 – 4.00 p.m.
We accept old News papers, paper boxes, CDs, Cans, plastic bottles and containers.




16TH APRIL, 2017 EASTER SUNDAY OF THE LORD’S RESURRECTION

1. CANCELLATION OF MORNING MASS
Due to the priests’ annual outing, morning Mass and Holy Hour at St. Joseph’s Cathedral and Church of Mater Dei will be cancelled on 18 and 19 April. Carmelite Mass is as usual.

2. CONFIRMATION CLASS FOR ADULTS IN MANDARIN
Venue  :  St. Joseph’s Parish Conference Room
 Date     :  Every Monday, starting 17th April to 12th June
Time     :  7.30 p.m.

3. EASTER CARNIVAL 2017
Venue  :  Church of Mater Dei, Lutong
Date     :  Saturday, 22nd April 2017           Time  :  7.30 p.m. to 10.00p.m.

4. RITE OF CHRISTIAN INITIATION OF ADULTS (RCIA) -  2017 to 2018
The new RCIA sessions will start on the Second Week of Easter (i.e 24/4 to 29/4). RCIA prepares adults for the sacraments of initiation (Baptism, Confirmation and Eucharist). We encourage all who are interested to join the Church to sign up. Please refer to the church noticeboard for details.

5. INFANT BAPTISM COURSE IN MANDARIN
Venue  :  St. Joseph’s Cathedral
Date     :  30th April to 1st May           Time  :  7.30 p.m.

Infants will be baptised on Tuesday, 2nd May at 5.30 p.m. at St. Joseph’s Cathedral. Parents and God-parents who wish to have their children baptised are to attend the course. Please register at the Parish office.

6. CHOICE IN BAHASA MALAYSIA (FOR SINGLE WORKING ADULT)
Venue  :  Church of Mater Dei, Lutong
Date     :  5th to 7th May 2017
Time     :  Starting on Friday, 5th May at 6.00 p.m.
This program is for those who wants to seek for deeper relationship with God. Please refer to the church notice for further details.

7. EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION
The Board of Management for Catholic Kindergartens invites interested SPM graduates to apply to study for a Diploma in Early Childhood Education with HELP University in Miri.   For further details, please refer to church notice board.