5TH AUGUST, 2012
EIGHTEENTH  SUNDAY  IN  ORDINARY  TIME       

1.  CHRIST TEENS  FOODSALES 
Christ Teens are having a food sales today to raise funds for the coming Youth Rally in August.  Food will be sold at St. Joseph’s Cathedral, Church of Mater Dei, Lutong, Carmelite’s Chapel, Taman Tunku and Permyjaya.  Please support generously. 
     
2.  INFANT  BAPTISM  COURSE  IN  ENGLISH
     Venue :  St. Joseph’s Cathedral                   Date :  5th – 7th August      Time :  7.30 p.m.
Infants will be baptized on Wednesday, 8th August 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.  

3.    FEAST OF TRANSFIGURATION OF THE LORD -  MONDAY, 6TH AUGUST 
The Holy Mass is as follows :
       St. Joseph’s Cathedral  :  7.00 a.m. in English
      Carmelite’s Chapel  :  6.15 a.m. in English
      Church of Mater Dei, Lutong  :  6.30 a.m. in English  &  7.30 p.m. in Iban
      St. Dominic’s Chapel, Taman Tunku :  7.30 p.m. in Bahasa Malaysia
      Ave Maria’s Chapel, Lambir  :  5.00 p.m. in Iban 

4.  24 WEEK BIBLE TIMELINE BIBLE STUDY 
     Venue  :  Merdeka Mall (Maranatha Hall)
     Date    :  Starting 9th August onwards 
All parishioners living in Riam, Luak Bay, Airport Road and Taman Tunku areas are strongly encourage to join this grow in our knowledge of scriptures. 

5.  SOLEMNITY OF THE ASSUMPTION OF THE BLESSED VIRGIN MARY  – WEDNESDAY, 15TH AUGUST  
It is a HOLY DAY OF OBLIGATION and 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 & 5.30 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
    Permyjaya’s Chapel :  7.30 p.m. in Bahasa Malaysia
    St. Dominic’s Chapel, Taman Tunku :  7.30 p.m. in Bahasa Malaysia
   Ave Maria’s Chapel, Lambir  : 5.00 p.m. in Iban 
*  Please be informed that the HOLY HOUR on that day (Wednesday, 15th August) will be cancelled. 

6.  THANKSGIVING  MASS
The Catholic Teachers Apostolate of Miri invites all Catholic teachers and their families to a Thanksgiving Mass on Saturday, 18th August at 11.00 a.m. at the Church of Mater Dei, Lutong followed by God’s choice lunch.

7.  YOUTH  RALLY  FOR  TEENAGERS
This year’s Youth Rally for teenagers aged 13-19 years old will be held as follows :   
     Venue  :  Imperial Hotel, Miri           Date :  19th to 21st August           Registration Fee :  RM50.00
Parents, please strongly encourage your children to go.  There will be a special healing service for all participants during the Rally. 
8.  MEN’S  CONFERENCE  2012
     Venue  :  Imperial Hotel, Miri      Date :  31st August -2nd September     Registration :  RM80.00
The theme of the Conference is “For Me and My Family, We Will Serve the Lord”.  The Main Speaker is Tim Staples, the Director of Apologetics and Evangelization from Catholic Answers USA.  Tim Staples is a convert to Catholicism after he had done years of studies trying to disproof the Catholic teaching.  The guest speakers are Bishop Anthony Lee, Fr. Andy Lee and Fr. John Chia.  For registration please contact:  Fredrick 012-8783137 or Peter 013-8331104.