13TH  MAY, 2012
SIXTH  SUNDAY OF EASTER

1.   THE 2012  BISHOP’S  MESSAGE  is out and being distributed Today. Please take one for your family.
2.   ASCENSION OF THE LORD – THURSDAY, 17TH MAY
It is a DAY OF OBLIGATION and the schedules for the Holy Masses are as follows:
     St. Joseph’s Cathedral :  7.00 a.m. in Mandarin & 5.45 p.m. in English
     Carmelite’s Chapel      :  6.15 a.m. in English & 5.15 p.m. in English
     Church of Mater Dei, Lutong :  6.30 a.m. in English & 7.30 p.m. in Iban
     St. Anthony of Padua’s Chapel, Tudan :  6.00 p.m. in Bahasa Malaysia
     St. Dominic’s Chapel, Taman Tunku :  8.00 p.m. in Bahasa Malaysia
     Permyjaya’s Chapel  :  7.30 p.m. in Bahasa Malaysia
     Ave Maria’s Chapel, Lambir :  5.00 p.m. in Iban

3.  NOVENA  TO  THE  HOLY  SPIRIT
The 9-Nights Novena to the Holy Spirit in various languages will be held from 18th -26th May at 7.30 p.m. as follows:   
- St. Joseph’s Cathedral  :  in English
- St. Francis of Assisi’s Chapel  :  in Mandarin (7.00 p.m.)
- Church of Mater Dei, Lutong :  in Iban
- St. Anthony of Padua’s Chapel, Tudan :  in Bahasa Malaysia
- Permyjaya’s Chapel :  in Bahasa Malaysia
- St. Dominic’s Chapel, Taman Tunku  :  in Bahasa Malaysia
 All parishioners are urged to attend this Novena.    

4.  CONFIRMATION  MASS
Please be informed that the Mass at Church of Mater Dei, Lutong on Sunday, 20th May will be a Confirmation Mass where teenagers and adults will be confirmed.    

5.  NATURAL  FAMILY PLANNING  (NFP) COURSE IN  ENGLISH   
     Venue :  St. Joseph Parish Conference Room     Date :  Saturday, 26th May    Time :  9.00 a.m. – 1.00 p.m.
Please register with the Parish Office (421455) before the course starts.

6.  LIFE  IN  THE HOLY SPIRIT SEMINAR (LSS) FOR CHILDREN IN BAHASA MALAYSIA
A Life in the Spirit Seminar for children aged 11 – 13 years old (Primary 5, 6, and Form 1 students) will be held during the School holidays as follows :
      Venue :  St. Francis of Assisi’s Chapel – Seminary     Date : 26th – 31st May     Registration Fee :  RM20.00
      Date of Registration :  Saturday, 26th May     Time :  2.00 p.m. – 5.30 p.m.     
Parents, kindly encourage your children to experience the power of the Holy Spirit.
For further details, please contact Jeanne Marie Druce at 019-8199388 or Sylvianna Ting at Parish Office (421455). 

7.  LIFE IN THE HOLY SPIRIT  SEMINAR  FOR  ADULTS  IN  MELANAU
     Venue :  Church of Mater Dei, Lutong             Date  :  31st May – 2nd June
     Date of Registration :  Thursday, 31st May       Time  :  4.00 p.m.
All Melanau parishioners are to attend the seminar.  For further details, please contact Catechist Sylvester Tek at Parish Office (421455).