Our Lady of the Assumption News

Keep up to date with the latest news and events in the Parish. Group leaders: e-mail us to add your event here!

Job vacancies at the St. Vincent de Paul Society (Nationally)

The SVP is seeking to recruit a Young Vincentians Programme Manager, and a Mini Vinnies Officer as part of the expansion of  our youth programme. Young Vincentians Programme Manager: £30k pa; full time permanent contract. Closing date: 15:00 on Thursday 23rd August...

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Saint Maximilian Maria Kolbe

(Feast Day this Tuesday 14th) was a Polish Franciscan friar. 76 years ago, he died as a martyr in Auschwitz. He was well known for his passionate devotion to Our Lady and his love for missionary work. During the war, his monastery was a hiding place for 2,000 Jews....

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Annual Service of Healing

The Annual Service of Healing will be held on Thursday, 20th September at 3.00 pm with afternoon tea to follow. Fathers Roger Dawson and Dermot O’Connor will be present with Father Charles. Should you require transport please contact Sheila Johnson

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Gluten Free Hosts

Anybody subject to a Coeliac health condition please note that we have Special gluten-free hosts available at St Mary’s, which can be accessed by request. (Please see Fr Charles if you need advice on this, or a minister of communion to obtain access.) It will always...

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St Mary’s Presbytery

There will be meetings open to everybody after Mass on Sunday 12th august and on Tuesday evening, 14th August at 7.15pm with members of parish and finance teams to discuss the issues. We hope for consensus about the way forward, and rational arguments towards a good...

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The Happiness Show

The Rise theatre Group bring this to Rhyl in September at 2.30pm. Sat. 22nd Sept. 2018; Rhyl Town Hall (Theatre) 22 Wellington Rd. LL18 1HZ. Adults £4, u-16 £2, Family of 4, £10. Box office: "Ticket Source" 0333 666 3366 (£1.50 telephone + small booking fee.)...

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Are you going to the World Meeting of Families in Dublin?

You are invited to a family picnic and information afternoon at the Friary at Pantasaph on Sunday 22nd July at 2-4pm PLEASE NOTE TIME CHANGE. There will be an opportunity to meet with others who are going to see Pope Francis and take in the World Meeting of Families....

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St Mary’s Presbytery

(Fr Charles) Since I came to the parish the high costs of utilities and ongoing repairs for an ageing presbytery building have been a concern for the finance committee and parish. Extending its usage to help this surrounding disadvantaged community has been fruitful...

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Annual Service of Healing

will be held on Thursday, 20th September, at 3.00 pm. Fathers Roger Dawson and Dermot O’Connor will be joining Fr Charles for the service. Afternoon Tea will follow.

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Design for the New School Logo

Dear Parent/Guardian, We are inviting the children from your child’s school to take part in the exciting step of thinking about the school logo for Christ the Word Catholic School which will be opening in Rhyl in September 2019. The school will be for children aged...

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Parish Summer Fayre

Despite numbers being considerably below the normal yesterday, we were blessed with lovely weather and an enjoyable community gathering, with Morris Dancing and Fire Service visit plus charging people to see others throw wet sponges at your priest and at other lucky...

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CHRIST THE WORD CATHOLIC SCHOOL

Last Friday morning Bishop Peter, Denbighshire County Councillors and Chair, Governors Heads and staff of Ysgol Mair and Blessed Edward Jones, workers on site, met on the new Catholic 3—16 School site, to symbolically cut the first turf as the new building begins to...

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SEA SUNDAY – 8th July

Next week is Sea Sunday, when the Church prays for those who live and work at sea. There will be a second collection for the Apostleship of the Sea, the official maritime welfare agency of the Catholic Church. It provides practical and spiritual support to...

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Thank You !

to everyone who supported the coffee morning for Missing Persons last week, we raised £233.00p (Well done, all of you - from Fr Charles

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Share the Journey

Pope FRANCIS has launched SHARE THE JOURNEY a new global campaign to help people on the move across the world, refugees. We’re invited to help achieve a walk around the circumference of the world, 24,900 miles. This is to be an act of solidarity with people on the...

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Offertory Procession

If anyone would like to take part in the offertory procession at Sunday Mass, you will be most welcome. Please give your name to Therese Johnson.

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CRAFT AND A CHAT

All welcome to come along for a cuppa and cake and bring any project that you are working on. Or create something new, learn a new skill, share your hobby ideas with a like-minded group. Enjoy a relaxing afternoon Wednesdays 1.00 — 3.00 pm in the Church House.

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