29TH OCTOBER, 2017 THIRTIETH SUNDAY OF ORDINARY TIME - YEAR A



1.  FLOWERS  SALES  FOR  ALL SAINTS  AND  ALL SOULS  DAY
Flowers will be on sale after each mass at the St. Joseph’s Cathedral, Carmelite’s Chapel and Church  of Mater Dei, Lutong from 28th October – 2nd November 2017.   All the proceeds will go to Wisma St. Joseph.  We accept early booking.

2.  COMBINED  MASS  FOR  CLOSING  OF THE  MONTH  OF  ROSARY
      Venue :  St. Joseph’s Cathedral               
      Date   :  Monday, 30th October         Time :  8.00 p.m
       Rosary will start at 7.30 p.m.  All are welcome.   No Morning Mass at the St. Joseph’s Cathedral on that day.

3.  ALL  SAINTS  DAY  MASS   ( HOLYDAY  OF  OBLIGATION )
      Sunset Mass on Tuesday, 31st October
      St. Joseph’s CathedraL            :   5.30 p.m. in Mandarin
                                                                :   7.30 p.m. in English

      Church of Mater Dei :   7.30 p.m. in Iban

      St. Anthony of Padua’s Chapel, Tudan :  7.30 p.m. in Bahasa Malaysia

      Mass on Wednesday, 1st  November
      Carmelite’s  Chapel                  :   6.15 a.m. in English

      St. Joseph’s Cathedral             :   6.00 a.m. in Mandarin
                                                                :   7.30 a.m. in Bahasa Malaysia
                                                                :   7.30 p.m. in English


      Church of Mater Dei :   6.30 a.m. in English
                                                       :   7.30 p.m. in Iban

                                                               
     St. Anthony of Padua’s Chapel, Tudan :  7.30 p.m. in Bahasa Malaysia

4.  All  SOULS  DAY  MASS
Mass on Thursday, 2nd  November

Carmelite’s  Chapel                  :   6.15 a.m. in English
St. Joseph’s Cathedral             :   6.00 a.m. in Mandarin
                                                          :   7.30 a.m. in Bahasa Malaysia
                                                          :   7.30 p.m. in English

Church of Mater Dei :   6.30 a.m. in English
                                                          :   7.30 p.m. in Iban

      St. Anthony of Padua’s Chapel, Tudan :  7.30 p.m. in Bahasa Malaysia

5. BLESSINGS  OF THE  THREE  CEMETERIES
      Date           :   Thursday, 2nd November       
      Time          :   9.00 a.m.
      Cemetery  :   Cemetery next to Field  Force Camp     
                                  Riam Cemetery  &  Lambir Cemetery
     
6.  COMBINED  REQUIEM  MASS  IN  NOVEMBER
      For the month of November, we specially pray for the departed souls and deceased loved ones. 
      We will have Combined Requiem Mass on all the Fridays morning Mass in November at St. Joseph’s  Cathedral.  Please register at the Parish Office.  

 7.  YOUNG ADULTS GATHERING BBQ DAY
     (Fellowship Potluck)
     Venue :   Tanjong Lobang (Gather at the Stage)
     Date    :   Saturday, 4th November       Time :  09.00 am - 1.30 pm
     Open to all Working Youth and Tertiary Students.  Please bring a dish to share.

8.  PRE-CONFIRMATION  COURSE  FOR  TEENAGERS
     Teenagers who are born in 2003 or earlier and who wish to be confirmed in 2018, need to attend a compulsory pre-confirmation course. The introduction day for the course will be held as follows:
     Venue  :   St. Joseph's Secondary School Hall, Brighton Road
     Date     :   5th November (Sunday)     
     Time     :   1.30 p.m. to 4.30 p.m.
     Separate briefing session for parents is from 2.00 p.m. to 3.00 p.m. on the same day at the same
     venue.   After the introduction day, the course will be conducted at the St. Joseph's Cathedral every Sunday from 2.00 p.m. to 3.45 p.m.   

9.  KENYAH-KAYAN  MASS
     Venue :  Church of Mater Dei, Lutong
     Date    :  Sunday, 5th November         Time :  11.00 a.m.
     All are welcome. 

10.  CHRISTMAS  CAROLLING  GROUP  REGISTRATION
Please be informed that all St. Joseph’s Parish Christmas Carolling groups must register at the Parish Office if your group is carolling this December.  Closing date is 6th November.