13TH SEPTEMBER, 2015 TWENTY-FOURTH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME—B


  1.    FEAST OF THE  EXALTATION OF THE HOLY CROSS -  MONDAY, 14TH SEPTEMBER 
  The Holy Mass is as follows :
        St. Joseph’s Cathedral  :  7.00 a.m.  & 6.00 p.m. in English
        Carmelite’s Chapel      :  6.15 a.m. in English        Church of Mater Dei, Lutong :  6.30 a.m. in English 

2.  COURSES FOR EXISTING AND NEW EXTRA-ORDINARY MINISTERS OF
     HOLY COMMUNION AND FOR THE SICK
     Venue :  St. Francis of Assisi’s Chapel, Brighton Road
     Date   :  14th – 16th September      Registration Fee :  RM20.00
     Date of Registration :  Monday, 14th September      Time : 6.30 p.m.
Attendance is compulsory.

3.  ASSOCIATION  OF CHRISTIAN  CHURCHES  MALAYSIA DAY PRAYER  SERVICE 2015
     Venue :   Mei An Methodist Church  ( next to Dynasty Hotel )
     Date    :  16th September (Wednesday)      Time :  7.30 p.m.
     Theme :  “Working Together As One Body”    
All parishioners are strongly encouraged to attend this prayer service to pray for our nation in solidarity with the other denominations.

4.  CHOICE BM 2 WEEKEND
Please be informed that the scheduled of Choice BM 2 Weekend from 18th - 20th September is being postponed, due to unforeseen circumstances.  Sorry for the inconvenience caused.

5.  WELCOMING ALL CATHOLIC NEWCOMERS  TO UNIVERSITY OF  MALAYA
The Parish Church of St. Francis Xavier would like to invite all new students who will further their studies at the University of Malaya to their “Welcoming Night” ( Malam Suai Kenal )
       Date   :  19th September     Time :  4.30 p.m. -10.00 p.m.
       Venue :  Church of St. Francis Xavier, 135, Jalan Gasing, 46000 Petaling Jaya
The purpose for this event is to provide them with community support as they settle in their new environment, and to give them the opportunity to get to know other Catholic students studying at the University of Malaya.  For further details refer to the Church Notice Board.

6.  CHILDREN  LITURGY  CAMP
     Venue :  St. Francis of Assisi’s Chapel, Brighton Road      Date :  24th – 26th September
Children from aged 10 -12 years old are encouraged to join this Liturgy Camp.  For further details please refer to the Church Notice Board.

7.  COLLECTING OF  RECYCLED  ITEMS
The Collection of Recycled items such as drinking cans, plastic bottles and old newspapers by the Chinese Teen’s Group is as follows:   Date :  Saturday, 26th September     Time : 2.00 p.m. – 4.00 p.m. 
The location will be at the “big tree” in front of the St. Joseph’s Cathedral – Father’s house.

8.  LITURGY COURSE
St. Joseph’s Parish is organizing a Liturgy Course in English as follows: 
      Venue :  Church of Mater Dei, Lutong      Date :  1st – 3rd October 
      Time   :  1st – 2nd October from 7.00 p.m. – 9.00 p.m.     3rd October from 8.00 a.m. – 10.00 p.m.
Those who are serving in the Liturgy of English and Chinese Mass; the commentators, lectors, cantors, wardens, altar servers, sacristans, choirs and flower arrangements groups must attend the course.  Registration fee RM20.00 per person.  Please register with the Mass Coordinator.

9.  PRE-MARRIAGE COURSE IN ENGLISH
     Venue :  Church of Mater Dei, Lutong        Date :  3rd – 4th October (Saturday-Sunday) 

This course is for those who will be getting married or married couples.  Please register with the Parish Office (421455).