OUR LADY IMMACULATE, BRYN and GARSWOOD Liverpool R.C. Archdiocesan Trustees Reg. Charity No.

232709 Archdiocesan website : liverpoolcatholic.org.uk Parish Priest : Rev. John Gorman 01942 727271 email : ourladysbryn@rcaolp.co.uk Deacon : Rev. Malcolm Cunliffe 01942 725522 Parish website : www.ourladysbryn.org.uk Masses for the week 4 - 12 February 2012 Rosary Mon, Wed, Fri 8.30am; Sun 9.00am (OLI) Fifth Sunday of the Year (B) Tues, Thurs 9.30am (SW) Saturday 6.00pm (SW) Jimmy Farrell Confession Sat 11.00am - 12 noon (OLI); Sunday 9.30am (OLI) Parishioners 5.15 - 5.45pm (SW). 11.00am (SW) Mary & James Riley Novena Wednesday 7.30pm 6.30pm (OLI) Fr Fred Rose Holy Hour Friday 7pm - 8pm Weekday Masses The Sanctuary Lamp will burn this week for Monday 9.00am (OLI) Elizabeth & John Kilcoyne Families preparing for Baptism. Tuesday 9.30am (SW) Bernie Boyle Wednesday 9.00am (OLI) Brian Young Memorial Book Thursday 9.30am (SW) Fr John McLoughlin 5th February Annie McDonough (wife) Friday 9.00am (OLI) Kathleen Smith 7th February Elizabeth Kilcoyne Saturday 10.00am (OLI) Theresa Finnerty 8th February Mary Raftrey Sixth Sunday of the Year (B) 9th February Eliza Crook Saturday 6.00pm (SW) Margaret Hughes Anthony Edward Rowan Snr Sunday 9.30am (OLI) Ethel & Robert Boffey Brian Young 11.00am (SW) Parishioners 10th February William Neafcy 6.30pm (OLI) Brian Topping Baptism Preparation : On Sunday we begin a new cycle of Baptism preparation, when we welcome a number of families preparing for the Baptism of their children : Bernadette & Christopher Eccles and Lucy Ann; Vicky & Stephen Ensor and Evie; Kate & Lee Gilardi with Joshua Samuel and Rose Sophia; Susan Roper & Ryan Holmes and Alfie Jack; Michelle & David Salmon with Konnie Teresa. At the beginning of Mass, we will have the Reception of the Children from the Rite of Baptism. Please keep all our families in your prayers. Education Sunday Today we are also asked to pray for all those involved in the life of our Catholic Schools and Colleges. A retiring collection will be taken for the work of the Catholic Education Service. Congratulations to Staff and students at St Edmund Arrowsmith High School who this week have completed their Ofsted and Diocesan Inspections, being classified as ‘good with outstanding features’ by Ofsted and ‘an outstanding catholic School’ by the Archdiocesan Inspectors. Well done everyone for this achievement. Children’s Church : 9.30am Mass next week will include Children’s Church for both Juniors and Seniors. Charity Lunch on Friday 17th February in the Parish Centre from 12 noon to 1.30pm in aid of Fr John Peter Swaminathan’s Christ the King Mission in India. All will be very welcome. Support for those who are Divorced or Separated : The next series of meetings, organised by the Archdiocesan Marriage and Family Life Department, begins mid-February. Contact Frances on 0151 727 2195 or Maureen on 0151 722 1029. A Celebration of Marriage and Family Life takes place at St Mary’s, Leyland, PR25 1PD on Sunday 12th February at 3.00pm. Archbishop Kelly will preside. All are welcome. Catholics in Healthcare will celebrate Mass for the World Day of Prayer for the Sick at Christ the King, Queen’s Drive, Liverpool on Sunday 12th February at 3.00pm. Bishop Tom Williams will preside. Civic Mass at the Cathedral on Sunday 19th February at 3.00pm will also mark the Golden Jubilee of Archbishop Kelly’s ordination to the Priesthood. All are welcome to attend. Last week’s Collection ; Gift Aid : £417.80 Loose Plate : £250.43 Total : £668.23 Many thanks. Question of the Week : ‘That evening, at sundown, they brought him all who were sick or possessed. And he cured many who were sick with various diseases and cast out many demons.’ (Mk 1;32-34) When have you felt the joy of those who witnessed the healing works of Jesus? What could you do this week to comfort someone who is distressed? Your Parish Priest: Fr. John Gorman