25TH MARCH, 2018 PALM SUNDAY [ PASSION SUNDAY ] - YEAR B

 1. STATIONS OF THE CROSS ON GOOD FRIDAY, 30TH MARCH
   Please refer to the Church notice board for the schedule at the various churches.

     St. Joseph’s Cathedral, Miri :  9.00 a.m. in Mandarin
:  10.00 a.m. in English
:  11.00 a.m. in Bahasa Malaysia

Church of Mater Dei, Lutong :  8.00 a.m. in English
:  10.00 a.m. in Iban

St. Anthony of Padua’s  Chapel, Tudan :  9.00 a.m. in Bahasa Malaysia

 2. HOLY WEEK SCHEDULE
Please refer to the Church notice board for the schedule at the various churches.

Holy Thursday, 29th March

St. Joseph’s Cathedral, Miri :  6.00 p.m. in Mandarin
:  8.30 p.m. in English and Bahasa Malaysia, and is followed by    adoration till 11.00 p.m.

Carmelite Chapel, Brighton :  7.30 p.m. in English and is followed by adoration till 11.00 p.m.

Church of Mater Dei, Lutong :  6.00 p.m in Iban
:  8.30 p.m. in English and Bahasa Malaysia, and is followed by adoration till 11.00 p.m.

       St. Anthony of Padua’s Chapel, Tudan :  6.00 p.m. in Bahasa Malaysia

       Holy Spirit’s Chapel, Permyjaya :  8.30 p.m. in Bahasa Malaysia, and is followed by
                                                             adoration till 11.00 p.m.

Good Friday, 30th March 

St. Joseph’s Cathedral :  2.00 p.m. in Mandarin
:  5.00 p.m. in English and Bahasa Malaysia

Carmelite Chapel, Brighton :  3.00 p.m. in English

Church of Mater Dei, Lutong :  2.00 p.m in Iban
:  5.00 p.m. in English and Bahasa Malaysia

St. Anthony of Padua’s Chapel, Tudan :  3.00 p.m. in Bahasa Malaysia

Holy Spirit’s Chapel, Permyjaya            :  5.30 p.m. in Bahasa Malaysia

        Sts. Peter & Paul Chapel, Bakam           :  5.30 p.m. in Bahasa Malaysia


Easter Vigil, 31st March

St. Joseph’s Cathedral :  8.00 p.m. in English, Bahasa Malaysia and Mandarin

Carmelite Chapel, Brighton :  8.00 p.m. in English

Church of Mater Dei, Lutong :  6.00 p.m in English and Bahasa Malaysia
:  9.00 p.m. in Iban

St. Anthony of Padua’s Chapel, Tudan :   8.30 p.m. in Bahasa Malaysia

Holy Spirit’s Chapel, Permyjaya              :   6.00 p.m. in Bahasa Malaysia

3.  CANCELLATIONS
1. No Holy Hour on Wednesday, 28th March at St. Joseph’s Cathedral and Church of Mater Dei, Lutong.
2. No Novena at the Cathedral on Saturday, 31st March.
3. No Morning Mass at St. Joseph’s Cathedral, Carmelite’s Chapel and Church of Mater Dei, Lutong from Thursday 29 March to Saturday 31 March.

4.  PARKING AT CATHEDRAL FOR HOLY WEEK 
     Please don’t park inside the St. Joseph’s Cathedral compound and the Father’ House on Holy Thursday, Good Friday and Easter Vigil. The MCC/UTC carpark will be closed at 10.00 p.m. on Holy Thursday and Easter Vigil. We suggest you park at the vicinity of the old Resident’s office for smooth flow of traffic.

5.  TRAFFIC FLOW AT CHURCH OF MATER DEI FOR HOLY WEEK 
To avoid traffic congestions, parishioners attending the earlier services at CMD, must exit the church using the side entrance and use the road leading to SMK Lutong and Piasau. The main entrance and the road leading to  Lutong market must be kept free for those attending the second service. Please follow the direction of the wardens.

6.  ADULTS' CONFIRMATION COURSE IN ENGLISH
      Venue :  St. Francis Chapel, Brighton Road          Date :  Starts on 7th April      Time :  1.30 p.m. - 4.30 p.m.
      Registration fee:  RM25
      Please register with the Parish office before 1st April and refer to the church notice board for further details.

7.  2018 EASTER CARNIVAL
      Venue  :  Pustaka Negeri Sarawak, Miri             Date :  7th - 8th April  

All activities for the Easter Carnival are free. You may register after mass. Tickets for the concert are also available.
       
8.  PRE-MARRIAGE COURSE IN ENGLSH
       Venue :  Church of Mater Dei, Lutong       Date :  7th – 8th April (Saturday – Sunday)
       Please register at the Parish Office.

9.  NATURAL FAMILY PLANNING (NFP] 3 -DAYS TRAINING COURSE IN IBAN 
       Natural Family Planning (NFP) needs to recruit NFP teachers who are able to teach in Iban as follows :
       Venue :  St. Francis Centre, Brighton Road           Date :  7th – 9th April
       Please register at Parish Office before 2nd April.

10.  INFANT BAPTISM COURSE IN BAHASA MALAYSIA
       Venue :   St. Joseph’s Cathedral             Date :  8th - 9th April         Time :  7.30 p.m.
       Infants will be baptized on Tuesday, 10th April at 5.30 p.m.
Parents and God parents who wish to have their children baptized are to attend the course.