9TH AUGUST, 2015 - NINETEENTH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME - B

1.  SOLEMNITY OF THE ASSUMPTION OF THE BLESSED VIRGIN MARY  – 15H AUGUST 2015

The Catholic Bishop’s Conference of Malaysia-Singapore-Brunei has determined that the Solemnity is to be celebrated on Saturday Sunset Mass (15th August 2015) and all Masses on Sunday (16th August) following the liturgy of the Solemnity and not the liturgy of the 20th Sunday of Ordinary Time.  The liturgy on Saturday morning will be that of the 19th week in Ordinary Time.  

2.  YOUNG  ADULTS  GATHERING  NIGHT
The next Young Adults Gathering night will be held as follows:
     Venue :  St. Joseph's Multi-purpose Hall
     Date   :  Saturday, 15th August        Time :  7:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
    Theme :  “I Am The Living Bread”.
It is opened to all young adults.   Let us come and give praise to God and discover more about God and His words.

3.  BIBLE  STUDY IN  LUTONG
An 8-week study into the Epistle to the Galatians will begin on the 17th August.  For further details, please refer to the Notice Board.

4.  SPECIAL  NATURAL  FAMILY  PLANNING (NFP)  SESSION
Dr. Chan Lek Lim will be giving a talk on Monitoring Reproductive Health and the Billings Ovulation Method on the 28th August at 7.30 p.m. at the Conference Room, Father’s House, St. Joseph’s Parish.  All English- speaking parishioners and friends are welcomed. 
After the talk he will be available for free consultation.  The talk is especially useful for couples who have difficulty achieving pregnancy, for ladies with irregular menstrual cycle, and for those who wish to monitor their reproductive health.

5.  ALPHA  TRAINING  COURSE  IN  MANDARIN
Alpha Training Course in Mandarin will be held at St. Joseph’s Secondary School from 29th August at 7.00 a.m. until 31st August at 1.15 p.m.  For further details, please refer to the Notice Board.    

6.  GROWTH SEMINAR IN  BAHASA MALAYSIA
     Venue :  St. Anthony of Padua’s Chapel, Tudan       Date :  28th – 31st August (Friday – Monday)       
All are encouraged to join the seminar.    

7.   THE  6TH WORKING  YOUTH  CONFERENCE
The Working Youth Conference (WYC) this year will be held at Bintulu from 29th to 31st August.  This event is opened to all working adults.  Kindly approach the WYC counter at the Church's entrance for registration and further details.