Today’s Feast

Our Lady of Sorrows

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Her Seven Sorrows:
1. St. Simeon’s Prophecy
2. Flight into Egypt
3. Loss of Jesus in the Temple
4. Meeting of Mary and Jesus on the Way to Calvary
5. Crucifixion and Death of Jesus
6. Piercing of the Side of Jesus, and His Descent from the Cross
7. Burial of Jesus.

First Holy Communions

1st commPlease pray for the children of our parishes who will celebrate the fullness of the Sacrament of Holy Communion for the first time this Sunday (18th June) during the 11am Mass of Corpus Christi, in Ss John & Columba’s Church.

Sorcha Clarke                                

Nicola Dubas

Francis Goodchild                

Daniel James

Hannah Kossak                     

Maisey Meade

Mirabelle Meade                   

Robbie Lindsay

Nathanael Stock                    

Mateusz Stukan       

Oliver Syme                          

Remi Truchlinski                  

Daniel Watt

Many thanks to their parents, God Parents, Teachers and Parish catechists for helping them to prepare for this wonderful occasion.  May the Lord bless them and keep the faithful to His love.

Enrolment for St John’s Primary School

school-badgeIf you have a child that is due to start school in August 2017 and wish to enroll them into St John’s, the school will be accepting applications on Tuesday 24th January from 2pm until 5-30pm.

Just pop in on the day or for more information please contact the school office on 01383 602432. They will require to see your child’s birth certificate and also a utility bill as proof of address

The catchment area includes: Rosyth, Inverkeithing, Dalgety Bay, Aberdour, North Queensferry, Limekilns, Hillend, Dunfermline Eastern Expansion (Masterton and Pitreavie Castle)

 

Caritas in Action

Caritas Archdiocese of St Andrews & Edinburgh is the official branch of the our local Church that deals with the Churches charitable works, as well as promoting Justice and Peace and the Churches Social Teaching.

They have recently launched an appeal for donations of clothing.  If you have any nearly new, or clothes in fairly good condition that you think is suitable for someone else to wear, please bag or box them up and drop them into either St Peter in Chains or Ss John & Columba.

For more information please see the following: Caritas-clothes-donations