16TH SEPTEMBER, 2018 TWENTY-FOURTH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME – B

1.  RETURN WALKATHON CARDS
     Note:  To all Cardholders, please  return your cards after Mass or to the Parish office.

2.  INFANT BAPTISM COURSE IN IBAN
     Venue: Church of Mater Dei, Lutong       Date: 16th – 17th September     Time: 7.30 p.m.
     Infants will be baptized on Tuesday, 18th September at 5.30 p.m. at Church of Mater Dei, Lutong. 
     Parents and God parents who wish to have their children baptized are to attend the course.

3.  MALAYSIA DAY PRAYER SERVICE
      Venue: St.Columba Church        Date:  Monday, 17th September          Time: 7.30 p.m.
      The service is organised by the Association of Churches, Sarawak.
      All are welcome to join in prayer for the good of our nation.

4.  PT3, SPM & STPM EXAMINATIONS MASS
     Venue:  St. Joseph’s Cathedral        Date:  Monday, 17th  September     Time: 2.00 p.m.
     All form 3, 5 & 6 students sitting for examinations are encouraged to come with their parents.

5.  UPSR EXAMINATION MASS FOR PRIMARY 6
     Venue: St. Joseph’s Cathedral        Date: Saturday, 22nd September      Time: 2.00 p.m.
     All parents and children sitting for UPSR exam are welcome.

6.  NATURAL FAMILY PLANNING COURSE IN BAHASA MALAYSIA
     Venue: St. Joseph’s Multi-Purpose Hall      Date: Saturday, 6th October    Time:  8.00 a.m –1.30 p.m.
     Please register at St. Joseph’s Parish Office. 

7.  PRE-MARRIAGE COURSE IN ENGLISH   
      Venue:  Church of Mater Dei, Lutong       Date:   6th–7th October ( Saturday - Sunday )
      Please come to the Parish Office for registration.

8.  INFANT BAPTISM COURSE IN BAHASA MALAYSIA
     Venue:  St. Joseph’s Cathedral        Date:  7th – 8th October        Time:  7.30 p.m.
     Infants will be baptized on Tuesday, 9th October at 5.30 p.m. at St. Joseph’s Cathedral. 
     Parents and God-parents who wish to have their children baptized are to attend the course. 


Announcement For Chinese Mass Only :

1. CHINESE WORKING YOUTH GATHERING       
     Venue: St. Francis Centre, Brighton Road         Date: Sunday, 23rd September       Time: 7.00 p.m.
    All working youth are welcome.

2.   STAY-IN SILENT RETREAT IN CARMELITE SPIRITUALITY BY FR. CHIN SIN WEE
     Venue:  Eastwood Valley Golf and Country Club         Date:  5th  – 7th October       
     Theme : “The Impact Of God”   
     Please register after mass at the service desk. Closing date : 1st October.




9TH SEPTEMBER, 2018 TWENTY-THIRD SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME – B

1. CANCELLATION OF DAILY MASS AND HOLY HOUR AT CHURCH OF MATER DEI, LUTONG
     No Mass and Holy Hour at the Church of Mater Dei, Lutong from 11th till 14th September as our
     priests have their annual retreat in Kuching. Daily Mass will resume on 15th September. 
     Daily Mass and holy hour will be as usual at St.Joseph’s Cathedral and Carmelite Chapel. 
     Please pray for our priests.

2.  SEASON OF CREATION
     The Church will celebrate the Season of Creation from 1st September to 4th October, 2018. The
     purpose is to create awareness for the care of creation and to exercise good stewardship of the earth according to God’s plan. We will screen short video clips before Sunday Masses, pray Pope Francis’ prayer for Creation in place of the Wisma St Joseph’s prayer and sing selected thanksgiving hymns.

3.  RETURN WALKATHON CARDS
     Walkathon cards are still available after Mass.  Cardholders can return your cards after Mass or
     to the Parish office on or before 15th September.

4.  ALTAR SERVERS MINISTRY FUND RAISING SALES
     Venue: St. Joseph’s Cathedral Compound   
     Date   : Sunday, 16th September     Time: 6.00 a.m. to 1.00 p.m.
     Please support generously.

5.  MALAYSIA DAY PRAYER SERVICE
      Venue: St.Columba Church       Date: Monday, 17th September          Time: 7.30 p.m.
      The service is organised by the Association of Churches, Sarawak.
      All are welcome to join in prayer for the good of our nation.

6.  INFANT BAPTISM COURSE IN IBAN
     Venue: Church of Mater Dei, Lutong     Date: 16th – 17th September     Time: 7.30 p.m.
     Infants will be baptized on Tuesday, 18th September at 5.30 p.m. at Church of Mater Dei, Lutong. 
     Parents and God parents who wish to have their children baptized are to attend the course.

7.  EXAMINATION MASS FOR UPSR
     Venue: St. Joseph’s Cathedral       Date: Saturday, 22nd September      Time: 2.00 p.m.
     All parents and children sitting for UPSR exam are welcome.

Announcement For Chinese Mass Only :

1.  “PRAISE TO GOD THE CREATOR” CHILDREN’S CAMP IN MANDARIN
     Venue: St. Francis Center, Brighton Road     Date : 17th September    Time : 7.30 a.m. - 4.30 p.m.
     Open to children from Primary 1 - 4.

2.  “POWER-UP BY JESUS” - PARENT’S GUIDE TO THE USAGE OF PHONE
      Venue: St. Francis’s Chapel, Brighton Road        Date: 17th September     Time: 7.30 -11.00 a.m.
      The above two talks are connected and registration ends on 9th September

3.  STAY-IN SILENT RETREAT IN CARMELITE SPIRITUALITY BY FR. SINWEE
     Venue:  Eastwood Valley Golf and Country Club           Date:  5th – 7th October       
     Theme : “The Impact Of God”   
     Please register after mass at the service desk. Closing date : 1st October.