Saturday, July 4, 2015

5TH JULY, 2015 - FOURTEENTH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME

1. YOUTH  RALLY  2015
This year’s Youth Rally for teenagers aged between 13 and 19 years old are as follows:   
     Venue :  Imperial Hotel Ballroom, Miri        Date :  18th - 20th July
     Theme: Activate         Entry Contribution :  RM50.00
Please note that the closing date for registration has been extended to this Sunday (today), 5th July. Please register after Mass today as we are not accepting last minute registration.   Parents do strongly encourage your children to join.
T- SHIRTS FOR SALE  -  T-Shirts to raise funds for the upcoming Youth Rally is on sale after Mass today.  Your support will help us to bring more than 200 rural youths down to Miri for this rally.

2.  PRE-MARRIAGE  COURSE IN  MANDARIN 
The schedule is as follows:  
       Venue :  Conference Room, St. Joseph’s Parish     
       Date & Time :  11th July (Saturday) from 1.30 p.m. – 5.00 p.m.
                             12th July (Sunday) from 9.30 a.m. – 1.00 p.m.
  
3.  INFANT  BAPTISM  COURSE  IN  BAHASA  MALAYSIA
     Venue :  St. Joseph’s Cathedral                
     Date  :  12th – 13th July  ( not 5th-6th July as scheduled )   Time  :  7.30 p.m.
Infants will be baptized on Tuesday, 14th July at 5.30 p.m.   Parents and God parents who wish to have their children baptized are to attend all the sessions of the course.  

4.  HEALING SEMINAR IN MANDARIN
     Venue :  St. Joseph’s Secondary School Hall
     Date & Time  :  16th July (Thursday) at 7.00 p.m. to 18th July (Saturday) at 12.00 noon
     Speaker :  Bishop Emeritus Anthony Lee

5.  CHILDREN SEMINAR IN BAHASA  MALAYSIA
Children aged 10-12 years are invited to attend this seminar to be held on 17th July to 20th July, at the St. Francis of Assisi Chapel, Tanjong Lobang.   Registration starts on Friday, 17th July, at 7.00 a.m. Entry contribution: RM20.00 per child.  For further information please contact Sylvianna Ting at the      St. Joseph’s Parish office (421455) or Anne Clare Leong (013-5633714).

6.  NATURAL  FAMILY  PLANNING  (NFP) COURSES
The Natural Family Planning courses will be held as follows:
     In Iban Course :
        Venue :  St. Anthony’s Chapel, Pujut Corner    
         Date  :  Saturday, 18th July    Time :  9.00 a.m.-1.30 p.m.

    In English Course :
        Venue :  Conference Room, St. Joseph’s Parish     
         Date  :  Saturday, 25th July   Time :  8.00 a.m.-12.30 p.m.
Please register with the Parish Office (421455).    
  
7. MCC parking lots
Please be informed that, the side gate of St. Joseph’s Cathedral, behind Miri City Council (MCC) will be opened at 6.30 a.m. on every Sunday.   All parishioners are advised to park your cars at the MCC parking lots.  Do not park at the roadside as it is illegal to do so. 

8.  SUNDAY  FOODSALES  AT  ST. JOSEPH’S CATHEDRAL COMPOUND

Today’s sales is organized by the Holy Spirit’s Chapel, Permyjaya Fund Raising Committee. The purpose of the sales is for the Church Building Fund.    Please support generously.  



Tuesday, June 30, 2015

28TH JUNE, 2015 - THIRTEENTH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME

1.  ALPHA  COURSE  IN ENGLISH 
Our Church will be starting an 11-week Alpha course in English as follows:
     Starting Date :  3rd July (Friday)
     Venue :  St. Francis of Assisi’s Chapel, Brighton Road     Time :   7.30 p.m. to 9.30 p.m.
Registration forms are being distributed after Mass today.

2.  PRE-MARRIAGE  COURSES  
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.   The schedules are as follows:
    For English Course :
         Venue :  Church of Mater Dei, Lutong     Date :  4th – 5th July (Saturday-Sunday)

    For Mandarin course :
       Venue :  Conference Room, St. Joseph’s Parish     Date :  11th—12th July (Saturday-Sunday)
 
3.  NATURAL  FAMILY  PLANNING  (NFP) COURSE  IN  MANDARIN
The Natural Family Planning course will be held as follows:
       Venue :  St. Joseph Old Father’s House     Date :  Sunday, 5th July   Time : 9.00 a.m.-1.30 p.m.


4.  KENYAH-KAYAN  MASS
       Venue :  Church of Mater Dei, Lutong      Date :  Sunday, 5th July      Time :  11.00 a.m.
All are welcome.

5.  YOUTH  RALLY  2015
This year’s Youth Rally for teenagers aged between 13 and 19 years old are as follows:  
     Venue :  Imperial Hotel Ballroom, Miri        Date :  18th - 20th July
     Closing Date of Registration :  4th July (Saturday)       Entry Contribution :  RM50.00
Tickets for the Rally is on sale.  Parents do strongly encourage your children to join.
T- SHIRTS FOR SALE  -  T-Shirts to raise funds for the upcoming Youth Rally is on sale after Mass today.  Please support our youth generously.

6.  CARMELITE  BOOKSHOPS
We are pleased to informed that the Carmelite Bookshop has been relocated and blessed by
His Lordship, Rt. Rev. Richard Ng on 19th June 2015.   Bookshop hours as follows :
       Monday – Friday :  9.00 a.m. – 3.00 p.m.
       Saturday : 9.00 a.m. – 12.00 noon      
       Sunday / Public Holiday :  After Holy Mass only

7.  CLOSING GAWAI  MASS  
      Venue :  St. Dominic and Rosary Church, Taman Tunku      
       Date  :  Saturday, 4th July         Time :  6.30 p.m.
      Celebrant :  Reverend Father Guido Gockel
All are welcomed to join the Mass and thereafter followed by God’s Choice Fellowship Dinner.

8. MCC Car Park
 Please be informed that, the side gate of St. Joseph’s Cathedral, behind Miri City Council (MCC) will be opened at 6.30 a.m. on Sunday.   Starting next Sunday, all parishioners are advised to park your cars at the MCC parking lots.  Do not park at the roadside as it is illegal to do so.