29TH MAY, 2016 THE MOST HOLY BODY AND BLOOD OF CHRIST - YEAR C

1. CORPUS CHRISTI PROCESSION
We encourage all parishioners to join the Corpus Christi procession after the evening Mass at the Cathedral today. Kindly note that parking is not allowed along the main road from the Pelita round-about to Jalan Angsana. 

2.   RETREAT IN  MANDARIN
     A Retreat in Mandarin conducted by Bishop Emeritus Anthony Lee will be held from 
     1st – 2nd June at St. Francis of Assisi Chapel, Jalan Brighton with the theme : “Relation with God.”   
     Please refer to the Church notice board for further details.

3.  INFANT  BAPTISM  COURSE  IN  BAHASA  MALAYSIA
     Venue :  St. Joseph’s Cathedral         Date :  5th – 6th June      Time :  7.30 p.m.
     Infants will be baptized on Tuesday, 7th June at 5.30 p.m.   Parents and God parents who wish 
     to have their children baptized are to attend the course.  

4.  2–NIGHTS  SEMINAR  ON  MERCY  IN  MARRIAGE  AND  PARENTHOOD 
      Venue :  Maranatha Hall (Top floor of Merdeka Mall)
      Date    :   5th & 6th June          Time :  7.30 p.m. -  9.30 p.m.

     Speakers :   Fr. James McTavish &  Fr. Iwao Ikegami from Verbum Dei Order, Philippines.
     Please come to learn ways to strengthen your relationship in marriage through mercy.  And parenting your children to remain faithful to God and to the Catholic Church.
All married couples and working youth singles are encouraged to join.

5 . JUBILEE YEAR OF MERCY CONFERENCE
A conference will be conducted by Sister Maxim Soon and Team Carmel, from 24th to 26th June, at Sibu Diocesan Pastoral Centre. Registration will be conducted after Mass.   Please refer to Church Notice board for further details.  

6. YOUTH RALLY FOR TEENAGERS 
This year’s Youth Rally for teenagers aged 13 to 19 years old will be conducted as follows:
Theme :  Activate Mercy                                       Date :   6th to 8th July 
Venue :  Imperial Hotel Ballroom, Miri             Closing Date :  19th June
Parents please strongly encourage your teenagers to join this rally.  Please refer to Church notice board for further details.  Registration will be conducted after Mass today.

7. BRICKS  AND  PILLARS  DONATIONS
Those who have donated and paid, and have not received your receipts, please collect your receipts from St. Joseph’s Parish office. For those who have donated and have not paid, please kindly pay up the soonest.

22ND MAY, 2016 THE MOST HOLY TRINITY -YEARC

1. COMBINED REQUIEM MASS
  The combined Requiem Mass for May is on Friday, 27th May 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, 24th May.

2. BIBLE STUDY IN LUTONG
  A Bible study, "Unlocking the Mystery of the Bible" will be
  conducted over the weekend of 27th - 29th May.
     Location: Lot 5512, Jalan Spring Lutong Baru.
  Please contact Monica (019-8150164) for registration.

3. CORPUS CHRISTI PROCESSION
  There will be a Corpus Christi procession after the 5:30 p.m. Mass at
  the Cathedral on 29th May, Solemnity of the Most Holy Body and
  Blood of the Lord. The procession will take a short route from the
  Cathedral to Wisma Pelita and back. We encourage all parishioners
  to come and bear witness to the real presence of Jesus in the
  Eucharist. Please bring along your Rosaries and candles with
  holders, or you can buy them from the book shop.
Note:
   As we need to clear the way for the procession, parking is not
   allowed along the main road from the Pelita round-about to Jalan
   Angsana. Please cooperate with the RELA and church wardens.

4. WEEKEND RETREAT IN MANDARIN
  A Weekend Retreat in Mandarin conduct by Emeritus Bishop Lee
  will be held on 1st - 2nd June at. St. Francis of Assisi Chapel, Jalan
  Brighton with the theme : "Relation with the Holy Trinity." All are
  welcome to this retreat, and to deepen our relationship with God.
  The schedules are as follows:
  1st June at 9.00 a.m. - 4.00 p.m. and 7.00 p.m. - 9.00 p.m.
  2nd June at 9.00 a.m. - 12.30 p.m.

5. INFANT BAPTISM COURSE IN BAHASA MALAYSIA
     Venue: St. Joseph's Cathedral
     Date   : 5th - 6th June  Time: 7.30 p.m.
  Infants will be baptized on Tuesday, 7th June at 5.30 p.m. Parents
  and God parents who wish to have their children baptized are to
  attend the course.

6 . JUBILEE YEAR OF MERCY CONFERENCE
  A conference will be conducted by Sister Maxim Soon and Team
  Carmel, on 24th to 26th June, at Sibu Diocesan Pastoral Centre.
  There is registration after Mass.
  Registration Fee : Adults  (RM 120.00)
                     Students (RM 100.00)
  All fees include accommodation, meals and hall rental.
  Those interested can contact Clare Chai (019-8152354) or
  Doreen Ngiam (019-8555316).

7. COLLECTING OF RECYCLABLE ITEMS
  The Chinese Teen's Group is still collecting Recyclabe items such
  as drink cans, plastic bottles and old newspapers on
      Saturday 28th May from 2.00 p.m. - 4.00 p.m.
      Venue: under the tree, in front of Father's House.
  Thank you for supporting.

8. YOUTH RALLY FOR TEENAGERS
  This year's Youth Rally for teenagers aged 13 to 19 years old will
  be conducted as follows:
     Theme: Activate Mercy
     Venue: Imperial Hotel Ballroom, Miri
     Date   :  6th to 8th July     Closing Date: 26th June
  Parents please strongly encourage your teenagers to join this
  rally. Please refer to Church notice board for further details.
  Registration will be conducted after Mass today.


              BRICKS AND PILLARS DONATIONS
All who have donated bricks and pillars on 10th April fund raising

dinner, please submit your donations to St. Joseph's Parish office.