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!

23.5.2019 – PILGRIMAGE TO LOURDES

23rd May 2019 - WREXHAM DIOCESAN 2019 PILGRIMAGE TO LOURDES Organised once again by Joe Walsh Tours, the Diocesan Pilgrimage to Lourdes will take place from 23rd to 28th May 2019 - Direct flights from Liverpool to Bordeaux and...

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27.4.2019 – U.C.M. Coffee Morning

U.C.M. Coffee Morning has been arranged for Saturday, 27th April, at Sandra Hughes’ house, 59 Bryn Cwnin Road, 10.30 am to 12.00 noon, in aid of Dementia U.K. All welcome

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21.4.2109 – Consecration of the New Porch

The new porch is open for use now. Please pray for the designer, our parishioner, Tony Murphy, for the workers who constructed it, and for all who will come through in welcome, and leave, we hope, in holiness and peace. It will be blessed and consecrated for use at...

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Blessing of Easter Food

Annually at 12 noon on Holy Saturday, Polish people and others are welcomed for the kissing of the cross and Blessing of Easter Food

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Kissing of the Cross

On Good Friday many people now choose to kiss the cross in bare feet, as does the priest who enters processionally with the cross barefooted. Please feel free about this. “Take of your shoes”, said God to Moses, “For you stand on holy ground.”

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CREATIVE DAY REVIEW

Thanks to those who organised the excellent creative day yesterday morning. Both parish and 4thecommunity craft groups displayed their excellent work. And this will be on display on Sunday morning again. A womens’ drama group touched us deeply with a play written,...

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Continuous – Statue of Our Lady at Home

The lovely Statue of Our Lady in the middle of church has been taken home by successive parishioners over recent months. Each family hosts the statue and undertakes to say the Rosary each day. This practice is now extended to anyone who’d like to take part. See Fr...

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21.4.2019 – How to keep a Good Lent??

Suggestions towards keeping a good LENT???? Commit to a chosen way of praying each day of LENT? Use "Walk With Me" booklet or the Bible Alive magazine as your daily prayer, reflection? Take a Family Fast Day envelope. Fast again and again to lose weight but do it for...

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21.4.2019 – LENT APPEAL – CAFOD STORY – Mahinur

CAFOD STORY  -  Mahinur, her disabled husband and 12-year-old son in Bangladesh are an example of a family that we hope to reach with the Lent appeal. Floods and droughts have damaged crops, homes, health and income. Since the local river dried up in May 2018, Mahinur...

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21.4.2019 – Pope Francis’s Guide to Fasting and Lent

Fast from hurting words …and say kind words Fast from sadness …and be filled with gratitude Fast from anger …and be filled with patience Fast from pessimism …and be filled with hope Fast from worries …and have trust in God Fast from complaints …and...

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21.4.2019 – CAFOD CAMPAIGN FOR YEMEN

This coming Lent CAFOD’s campaign will be for the Yemen. We will also remember the still struggling people of Kerala. A Diocesan preparation meeting is scheduled for Monday 25/02/2019 7pm – 9pm at Stella Maris, 35 Lloyd Street, Llandudno, LL30 2YA with Diocesan Rep...

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13.4.2019 CREATIVE SESSION

Parishioners are invited to come along to an informal session to see some work by the Arts, Crafts, Drama and Music Groups from the Parish and hear what they are all about from the exhibitors Saturday, 13th April, 11.30 am to 1.00 pm in the Church Social area. Tea,...

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17.3.2019 – Reminder: In memory of Margaret Jones

The Carvery Lunch in memory of Margaret Jones next Sunday, 17th March at Rhyl Rugby Club, Tynewydd Road. 12.30 for 1.00 pm. 2 course £10.00, 3 course £12.00 Vegetarian option available. Any last-minute bookings please Contact Angela Ross.

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