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!

CAFOD: Faith in Action Day

From Colette Byrne. Our Faith in Action Day is taking place at the Loreto Centre, Abbey Road, Llandudno, LL30 2EL, and I will definitely be there! Could I please ask you to sign up to it to join us? It is a FREE day from 10am – 4pm with a soup lunch. It’s a great...

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HCPT PILGRIMAGE TO LOURDES

Wrexham Group 155 has been running for over 30 years taking children and young people with disabilities to Lourdes for a once in a lifetime holiday supporting by helpers, nurses and doctors. We are actively looking for helpers to come and join us next Easter. We are...

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Afternoon Tea

The money raised from the Afternoon Tea last week was £667.65. Maria and Ellen would like to thank parishioners, friends and family for their help and support. The money raised will go towards the Church Building Fund

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From Fr Charles: Fundraising

Parishioners who help with fundraising for the parish, for example, the Summer and Christmas Fayres have been discussing a change of direction over a long period. Contributions of sales items for the Fayres, and participation, have dropped significantly over recent...

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Parish Listening Newsletter

Father Charles and the Parish Team are overseeing work to build a stronger church community and Parish renewal. This involves: PARISH LISTENING bringing the church community together. establishing dialogue between Parishioners. building stronger parishioner...

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November, Month of the Holy Souls

Friday, 1st November, is the Feast of All Saints, and a Holy Day of Obligation. Mass is at 9.30 am as normal, and there is a Vigil Mass at 6.30 pm on Thursday. Mass for the Feast of All Souls will be on Sunday, 3rd. See the list of Deceased Members of the Parish which...

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Boys Group

We run a boys group on Wednesdays from 4.30 – 6.30pm in St Marys presbytery. There are discussions on a range of different topics. We provide deep listening for the boys in a space where they feel safe to express themselves. We look to encourage and help boys aged...

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Parish Listening

We will be starting a Parish Listening process shortly. There will be lots of conversations taking place in small groups and one to one. We will be looking to explore parishioners ideas, thoughts, issues and feelings on how we might become stronger as a parish...

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#for sama – A Film about Syria

A film called #forSama will be broadcast on channel 4in the UK on Sat 26th October at 9.00 pm. Please tune in. Intimately personal and powerfully universal, this brutal, honest documentaryis a painful but important to watch account of life during the Syrian war....

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Diploma in Pastoral ministry and Leadership

The Archdiocese of Liverpool and the Diocese of Salford offer a diploma in Pastoral Ministry and Leadership in partnership with Loyola University Chicago Institute of Pastoral Studiesand in association with Liverpool hope University. See our noticeboard for details of...

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Parish Renewal

Through the parish team, helped by Rob Walsh who is engaged by us to help facilitate the renewal process, we met last week with a Denbighshire county councillor and a Rhyl town councillor with planning experience to talk about the parish building program. They were...

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Food Bank Low

The Foryd Centre food bank is very low and hungry people are being turned away. If lots of us could remember, on Sundays, to bring in a small item or twofrom our shopping it would really help. Many thanks to all who already do this.

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Defibrillator for New School

On Thursday the Knights of St Columba presented a chque for £1000 to Christ the Word School for a defibrillator. We would like to thank all who contributedthrough personal donation or through the KSC raffles after mass.

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Saint John Henry Newman

Today Pope Francis will declare Blessed John Henry Newman a saint of the Church. Cardinal Newman was a great scholar but also a great pastor. He brought his many and varied gifts to the service of the Church in this country – first to the Church of England, and then...

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SICK CLERGY

Please keep in your prayers all our retired Clergy especially Fr Tony Jones, Fr Frank Gormley OMI, Mgr James Fealey and Fr Paschal Dormer, also Fr Ian Dalgleish, Fr Edward Sopala and Paul Booth, and all those and their families who are ill at this time or recovering...

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Annual Mass Count

The annual mass count starts this week and will continue throughout the month.

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Baptism Preparation

For anyone currently wishing to have their child baptised, October preparation sessions are about to begin. Please contact Sheila Johnson on 354311 to arrange.

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