CHURCH NOTICES : 11th DECEMBER, 2016 THIRD SUNDAY OF ADVENT - YEAR A


1. ADVENT CONFESSIONS ALREADY STARTED
Available after morning Mass at Carmelite Chapel, St. Jospeh’s Cathedral and Church of Mater Dei. Please refer to the Church notice board for the schedule at the various churches.


Note : For the below, commentators will only announce at their respective Church.

        Venue                  Date                      Time
Holy Spirit’s Chapel, Permyjaya        : 12 and 13 December    7.30 p.m.
St. Anthony’s Chapel, Tudan        : 14 and 15 December    7.30 p.m.
Kuala Baram Chapel        : 17 December        7.30 p.m.
Holy Rosary Chapel, Piasau Utara             : 17 December        7.30 p.m.
St. Joseph’s Cathedral            : 19 to 21 December        7.30 p.m.
St. Joseph’s Parish, at the priest’s office    : 19 to 24 December        9.00 a.m. to 12.00 noon
                                                and   2.30 p.m. to 4.30 p.m.




2.    AN EVENING OF CHRISTMAS CAROLS FOR EVANGELIZATION
Venue    : Dewan Surah, Miri
Date    : Friday, 16 December
Time    : 6.30 p.m. to 9.00 p.m.

Invitation cards will be distributed after Mass for you to invite your relatives and friends who have yet to know Jesus to share the joy of Christmas. Admission is free.



3. HOLY MASS FOR SPECIAL PEOPLE
Venue    : St. Joseph’s Cathedral
Date    : Saturday, 17 December
Time    : 8.30 a.m.

Please register the special children and adults at St. Joseph’s parish office for allocated seating. Closing date for registration is 14 December. All are invited to join and support with prayers. There will be fellowship and refreshment after Mass.

4.    CHRISTMAS HOME-MADE BAKERIES SALES
    Venue    : St. Joseph’s Cathedral
    Date    : 17 to 18 December at Sunset and all the Sunday Masses

    Traditional home-made bakeries and other Christmas goodies are on sale. Please come and visit the store. All proceeds will go to Wisma St. Joseph.

5.  COMBINED  REQUIEM  MASS
     The Combined Requiem Mass for December is on Friday, 16th December at 7.00 a.m. at the 
     Cathedral.  Those who wish to offer Requiem Mass for their deceased loved ones are
     requested to register at the Parish  Office.
    Closing date for registration is on Tuesday, 13th December. 



6. CHRISTMAS MASS ON 24 DECEMBER
     Please refer to the Church notice board for the schedule at the various churches.

Note : For the below, commentators will only announce at their respective Church.

             Venue                          Time
St. Joseph’s Cathedral            : 7.30 p.m. in Mandarin
                : 10.00 p.m. in English
Carmelite Chapel, Brighton            : 8.00 p.m. in English
Church of Mater Dei, Lutong            : 7.30 p.m. in Bahasa Malaysia
                : 10.00 p.m. in Iban
St. Anthony’s Chapel, Tudan            : 10.00 p.m. in Bahasa Malaysia
Holy Spirit’s Chapel, Permyjaya            : 10.00 p.m. in Bahasa Malaysia



7.  ST. JOSEPH’S PARISH YEAR END GATHERING 2016
    Venue     : Church of Mater Dei, Lutong
Date    : Saturday, 31 December
Time    : 6.00 p.m. to 12.00 midnight
Food    : God's Choice, drinks will be provided. Please bring your own plates, forks and spoons.                                                                                                                                    
Let us come as one family and celebrate with thanksgiving, and welcome the New Year 2017.