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!

WORLD MISSION SUNDAY

MESSAGE FROM FR ANTHONY CHANTRY, NATIONAL DIRECTOR OF MISSIO This year, World Mission Sunday falls on 18th October. On this day the whole Church unites in prayer for its missionary activity, and in collecting funds to support Catholic communities across the world...

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From Colette, Regional CAFOD Rep…

I’m just emailing to say a big ‘THANK YOU’. We appreciate that these are extremely challenging times for everyone at the moment and we are so touched by the kindness and generosity of everybody for CAFOD’s work. So many families around the world face an uncertain...

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Foodshare Project

...in Marsh Rd with the good News Mission. If you recall, last July we sought help from the Albert Gubay Foundation to help fund food provision for what has been about 70 to 80 families locally. They gave us £20,000. A detailed report has been compiled from the weekly...

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ST MARY’S on FACEBOOK (update)

Thank you to all who came on Zoom to discuss Facebook and provided such a rich knowledgeable discussion. “The biggest debating point was whether a Facebok page with a strong public facing on-line presence or group should be developed initially. Everyone agrees both...

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Could we build a plastic Free Rhyl ?

This would start with each of us. It’d take one massive change ! And like New Year’s resolutions if we take on the whole lot at once it’ll fail. But as a parish community, if we can gradually remove the worst plastics, bit by bit, from our homes and church, reduce,...

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October Rosary

On ZOOM. at 6pm Sundays and Thursdays. Fr Charles invites you to a scheduled Zoom meeting. The following link number will give you access to all Rosary sessions. Click the link below or Cut and paste it into your browser (e.g. Google or MS Edge) This will...

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WORLD MISSION SUNDAY

MESSAGE FROM FR ANTHONY CHANTRY, NATIONAL DIRECTOR OF MISSIO This year, World Mission Sunday falls on 18th October. On this day the whole Church unites in prayer for its missionary activity, and in collecting funds to support Catholic communities across the world...

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FAMILY FAST DAY COLLECTION

This weekend : you can either post your donation direct to CAFOD or use the online or text options to donate to CAFOD. Or donate cash in the basket at the back of church. (This will then be left for 72 hours and counted using PPE materials If you are a UK taxpayer,...

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No Meetings in the Parish House

Any meetings in the church buildings are cancelled until further notice because of the new government restrictions - Rule of six etc. Parish and Wider Community Groups Sadly, given the recent virus spikes and new government guidelines, no groups can meet yet in church...

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St Mary’s Community in Rhyl Facebook group

would like to invite you to join us and experience the embrace of God in every way we can and have an open communication to share our ideas , questions, feedback and opinions about setting up a parish page by next November. All are welcome to join this ZOOM session....

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CAFOD Harvest Fast Day 2020

This year the focus of the CAFOD Harvest Family Fast Day, 8-11 October, is Survive, Rebuild, Heal check out the resources and events at https://cafod.org.uk/Fundraise/Family-Fast-Day Because of coronavirus many families both at home and overseas face chronic food...

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Certificate in Pastoral Ministry

This is being offered by Loyola University, Chicago. The customised certificate will consist of ten six-week modules delivered in an online format allowing participants the freedom and flexibility of study in their own home. Information sessions: Wednesday 4 October...

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New Seating Arrangements

Because of last week’s large numbers we’ve had to open up the whole church. For social distancing, we’ve created two sections for seating. If you choose to sit on the left as you enter church, at the end of Mass please use the exit by the north porch door, beside the...

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CAFOD Family Fast Day

CAFOD envelopes for Family Fast Day next Friday, 2nd October, are available for taking away today at both church exits. In accord with the Bishops’ corona virus guidance, you can either: (A) Post these with your donation direct to CAFOD (B) Use the online or text...

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Baptisms

We welcome into our parish community Alannah Mari De Leon, who was baptised last Sunday and Josephine Elizabeth, Megan, Jodie, Vivien, Bernice Johnson, who is to be baptised this Saturday, 2.00 pm. Please pray for them and their parents and god-parents.

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Creation Prayer Event outdoors

Invitation from Sr Mary Jo - come to Noddfa in Penmaenmawr (http://www.noddfa.org.uk/) to celebrate the Season of Creation on Tuesday 22 Sept at 2pm. Walk the labyrinths, Cosmic walk, readings from Laudato Si etc.

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CHILDREN’S LITURGY VIDEOS

Search: Children's liturgy Emily Pearson on YouTube A primary teacher, children's liturgy catechist and mother of 4 children from the Dunkeld Diocese has, since the lockdown started, been creating children's liturgy videos so that children can still have access to the...

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