22ND SEPTEMBER, 2019 TWENTY-FIFTH SUNDAY OF ORDINARY TIME - YEAR C

1.  ACTIVITIES IN THE PARISH :

      i. COMBINED REQUIEM MASS
       The Combined Requiem Mass for September is on Friday, 27th September, 2019 at 7.00 a.m. at
       St. Joseph’s Cathedral.  Please register at the Parish office by Tuesday, 24th September, 2019.

     ii.  EXAM MASS FOR STPM, SPM & PT3
          Venue: St. Joseph's Cathedral       Date: Saturday, 28th September    Time: 2.00 p.m

     iii. CHOICE ENGLISH WEEKEND
          Venue: Church of Mater Dei, Lutong       Date: 27th -29th September, 2019

      iv. BIBLE COURSE ON WISDOM LITERATURE AND PSALMS BY BISHOP RICHARD NG
           Date : 3rd October, 2019.  Please register with the Parish office before 26th September, 2019.

  2.  COURSES IN THE PARISH

      i. NATURAL PLANNING COURSE: 5TH OCTOBER, 2019
           IN BAHASA MALAYSIA at St. Joseph’s Multi-Purpose Hall from 8.00 a.m. – 1.30 p.m.
           IN IBAN at St. Anthony’s Chapel, Pujut Corner from 8.00 a.m. – 1.00 p.m.

     ii.  PRE-MARRIAGE COURSE IN ENGLISH
           Venue:  Church of Mater Dei, Lutong    Date: 5th & 6th October, 2019

     iii.  INFANT BAPTISM COURSE IN BAHASA MALAYSIA
           Venue:  St. Joseph’s Cathedral       Date: 6th – 7th October, 2019     Time:  7.30 p.m.

           Please refer to the Church Notices for further details for all the above.

iv. COMPULSORY PRE-CONFIRMATION COURSE FOR TEENAGERS
           All teenagers born in 2005 or earlier and who wish to be confirmed in 2020 MUST attend the
           Pre-Confirmation course. The introduction day for the course will be as follows:
           Venue: St. Francis Chapel, Brighton Road    Date: 6th October 2019    Time: 1.30 p.m.-5.00 p.m.
           There will be a briefing for parents at the same venue at 2.00 p.m.  After the Introduction Day the Pre-Confirmation course will be held every Sunday at the St. Joseph's Cathedral from 2.00 p.m. to 4.00 p.m.
     

3.  DRAMA ON THE LIFE OF ST. PAUL  

      Venue: Dewan Suarah MirI       Date: 4th October 2019         Time: 7.30 p.m.
      Admission is free and since seating space is limited, admission tickets for the drama will be
      distributed at all Masses.

4. NIGHTLY  ROSARY  IN THE MONTH OF OCTOBER

Date   :  Monday to Friday except Wednesday Holy Hour, starting 1st October
Venue:  St. Joseph’s Cathedral in various languages at 8.00 p.m.
                Church of Mater Dei, Lutong in English at 7.30 p.m.
All Saturdays in October at Church of Mater Dei, Lutong, Rosary will be at the Grotto at 7.45 p.m.  There will be a Rosary procession on 5th October at the Grotto of Church of Mater Dei, Lutong.
Please bring your own candle.

5.  COLLECTION FOR SOCIETY OF  ST.VINCENT DE PAUL

    The second collection for 29th September, 2019 ( next Sunday ) will be for the Society of  St.Vincent de Paul and their work of charity. Please support generously.

6.  CARMELITE STUDY GROUP NEW INTAKE

     Those who wish to know more about the Carmelite Spirituality may register at the parish office or
     Carmelite Bookshop to join the study group. Please register before 30th September.

7.  DOMESTIC PETS BLESSING

     Venue: In front of Hall, St. Dominic & Rosary Church, Taman Tunku
     Date   :  6th October 2019, Sunday         Time: 4.00 p.m
     This is organized in conjunction with the closing of Season of Creation and Memorial Day of St. Francis of Assisi. All are welcomed with your household pets.   

8. ENGLISH PRAYER MEETING

      Please be kindly informed of the coming English Prayer Meetings:
      Dates  :  Friday 18th & 25th October 2019.
      Place: The Multi-purpose Hall (behind Fathers' House)
      Time :  7.30 P.M.

      All are welcome.

Let us come together to praise, adore & worship our Lord.
Because He is worthy and fitting to receive all honours, praises, worships and thanksgivings .

To God be the glory. Amen



ANNOUNCE IN CHINESE MASS

1.  TALK ON SPIRITUALITY BY FR.SINWEE IN MANDARIN

     Venue: St. Francis Chapel      Date: 7th October 2019, Monday         Time: 7.00 p.m – 9.30 p.m
     The talk is free and open to all.

15TH SEPTEMBER, 2019 TWENTY-FOURTH SUNDAY OF ORDINARY TIME - YEAR C

1. CANCELLATION OF DAILY MASS AND HOLY HOUR 

     No Mass and Holy Hour at the St. Joseph’s Cathedral and Church of Mater Dei, Lutong from 16th
     till 21st September as our priests have their annual retreat in Kuching. Daily mass will resume on
     the 23rd September.  Daily mass is as usual at the Carmelite Chapel. Please pray for our priests.                                                                                                                                                                                     

2.  MALAYSIA DAY PRAYER SERVICE 

     Venue:  BEM Church Airport Road     
     Date   :  16th September 2019       Time: 7.30 p.m
     The service is organized by the Association of Churches, Sarawak.  All are welcome to join in
     prayer for the good of our nation.

3.  ACTIVITIES IN THE PARISH :

     i. COMBINED REQUIEM MASS
     Please register at the Parish office by Tuesday, 24th September. 

     ii. CHOICE ENGLISH WEEKEND
     Venue: Church of Mater Dei, Lutong       Date: 27th -29th September, 2019
     Please refer to the notice board for further details.

     iii. BIBLE COURSE ON WISDOM LITERATURE AND PSALMS
     This bible course for the laity conducted by Bishop Richard will start on 3rd October.
     Please register with the parish office before 26th September.

 4. EXAM MASS FOR STPM, SPM & PT3

      Venue: St. Joseph's Cathedral       
      Date   : Saturday, 28th September    Time: 2.00 p.m.
      All students sitting for STPM, SPM and PT3 are encouraged to attend this Mass.
      Parents are also encouraged to attend to pray for your children.

5.  DRAMA ON THE LIFE OF ST. PAUL  

      In conjunction with the Extraordinary Year of Mission, the Young Catholic Students (YCS) will
      stage a drama on the life of St. Paul, the Missionary to the Gentiles as follows:
      Venue:  Dewan Suarah MirI 
      Date   :  4th October 2019         Time: 7.30 p.m.
      Admission is free and since seating space is limited, admission tickets for the drama will be
      distributed at all Masses next Sunday.


6. ENGLISH PRAYER MEETING

      Please be kindly informed of the coming English Prayer Meeting:
      Dates  :  Friday 20th September, 2019.
      Place: The Multi-purpose Hall (behind Fathers' House)
      Time :  7.30 P.M.

      All are welcome.

Let us come together to praise, adore & worship our Lord.
Because He is worthy and fitting to receive all honours, praises, worships and thanksgivings .

To God be the glory. Amen