25TH OCTOBER, 2015 THIRTIETH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME—B

1.  PRE-MARRIAGE COURSE IN  BAHASA  MALAYSIA 
     Venue :  St. Joseph’s Multi-Purpose Hall      Date :  31st October      Time :  8.00 a.m.-5.00 p.m. 
Please register with the Parish Office (421455) a few days before the course starts. 

2.  ALL SAINTS AND ALL SOULS  (1ST NOVEMBER AND 2ND NOVEMBER)

The Liturgy of All Saints shall be used for the Sunset Mass on Saturday, 31st October,
and  Sunday, 1st November.
Masses for All Souls Day, Monday, 2nd November are as follows:

        St. Joseph’s Cathedral :  7.00 a.m. in English and 6.00 p.m. in English
       Carmelite’s Chapel    :   6.45 a.m. in English
       Church of Mater Dei, Lutong :  6.30 a.m. in English and 7.00 p.m. in Iban

· Please be informed that there will be blessing at all cemeteries (Old and New Riam Cemeteries and Lambir) at 8.30 a.m. and NO HOLY MASS will be celebrated there.

3 . FLOWERS ON SALE FOR ALL SAINTS’ AND ALL SOULS’ DAY
Flowers will be on sale on All Saints’ and All Souls’ Day starting from the 30th October to the 2nd November at the St. Joseph’s Cathedral and Carmelite’s Chapel compound. 
Please support generously.  

4.  KENYAH-KAYAN  CHARISMATIC  MASS
    Venue :  Church of Mater Dei, Lutong      Date :  Sunday, 1th November     Time :  11.00 a.m.
All are welcomed.

5.  CHRIST  TEENS  FOOD SALES 
Christ Teens is organizing a food sale on 1st November to raise funds for their activities next year.  The food sales will be held as follows:
      St. Joseph’s Cathedral, Carmelite’s Chapel, Church of Mater Dei, Lutong
      and St. Dominic and Rosary Church, Taman Tunku

Coupons priced at RM10.00 per booklet are available after Mass.  Please support generously as the funds raised will go towards the spiritual formation of our young people. 

6.  PRE-CONFIRMATION COURSE FOR TEENAGERS
The Pre-Confirmation course for teenagers born in the 2001 or earlier and who wish to be confirmed next year (2016) will begin with the Compulsory Introduction Day
         on the 8th November (Sunday) at the St. Francis of Assisi Chapel, Brighton Road,
         from 1.00 p.m. to 5.00 p.m.
* Please bring along a pen and notebook.  After that the course will be held every Sunday at the St. Joseph's Cathedral from 2.00 p.m. to 3.30 p.m.

7.  INFANT  BAPTISM  COURSE  IN ENGLISH 
     Venue :  St. Joseph’s Cathedral       
     Date   :  8th-9th November       Time :  7.30 p.m.
Infants will be baptized on Tuesday, 10th November at 5.30 p.m.  Parents and God parents who wish to have their children baptized are to attend the course.  Please bring along a photocopy of birth certificate and Family Register Book.   For further details, please call Parish office (421455).

8.  CATHOLIC  PRE-SCHOOL  EDUCATION  2016
Recently Bishop Richard Ng formed a Board of Management comprising educators and professionals, to upgrade our Catholic kindergartens in the Miri Diocese, with the aim of revamping our schools physically and curriculum-wise, so as to nurture wholesome individuals rooted in our Christian faith. 
Our kindergartens include St. Joseph's in Miri town, Sri Cahaya in Senadin and
St. Anthony's in Bintulu.  The English language will play a major role in daily communication; this is further enhanced with e-phonics and computer lessons.  Registration for 2016, for 4 to 6-year-old children, born in 2010, 2011, & 2012
at all 3 kindergartens, will commence from 26/10/2015 to 20/11/2015,
during office hours.
More details are available on the church notice boards or call 085-417007.