Parish Notice for the Fourth Sunday of Lent, Year A

The Pope’s Prayer Intention for March:

We pray for those who have suffered harm from members of the Church; may they find within the Church herself a concrete response to their pain and suffering.

Stations of the cross

Will be said every Friday at 18h00 throughout the Season of Lent from Friday 24 February to Friday 31 March. Parish groups are encouraged to lead the Stations of the Cross and all parishioners are invited to attend.

Bishops’ Lenten Appeal

From Sunday, 05 March 2023 until Sunday, 02 April 2023, there will be a second collection towards The Bishop’s Lenten Appeal.  Purple Envelopes will be available in the pews.

New Arrivals

We welcome Br. Karabo Lephuthing, a diocesan seminarian, for preparation for diaconate—he will be here for the next  6 weeks.

Student Confirmation Class

University students who wish to be confirmed may join the Confirmation Class on Sunday 19th March at 14h00.  This week’s topic is “Navigating Identity: Catholic Students and the challenges they face”

Human Rights Day

On Tuesday we celebrate Human Rights Day, Mass will be at 09h00 and not at 13h15

Stewardship Campaign

Parishioners are invited to dedicate their time, talents and treasure as members of our faith community, forms will be available at the back of the church or follow the link to fill in the form:

Planned-Giving Envelopes

Parishioners who need their 2023 planned giving envelopes may contact the office and envelopes may be collected at the sacristy.

Coffee Table Book

“Called to Serve” A photographic History of the Catholic Archdiocese of Johannesburg book for sale for R300 a copy. Should you want a copy of this book—please contact Tebogo at the office.

Paschal Meal

On Tuesday 04th April at 19h00 we will have the Paschal Meal in the hall.  Packages are as follows: Single Adult (19yrs and above) – R250,  Couple—R450, Family (parents and 2 children below 13 yrs) – R550, extra R50 for an additional child and Children 13 to 18 yrs – R150 . For more info, please contact the parish office.

LGBTI Ministry

“Laws criminalising LGBT people are a sin and an injustice because God loves and accompanies people with same-sex attraction” ~ Pope Francis, The LGBTI Ministry continues to meet every fortnight. To be part of this ministry, please email Friends and allies welcome.