Sunday 18th December
8.30 am Conversion of Dyson and Jones families
12.30 pm Private intention
WELCOME, BISHOP OAKLEY!
Change of plan from last week! We are delighted to welcome Bishop David Oakley to the 8.30 am Mass where he will preach. Please do try and come to the 8:30 Mass and hopefully he’ll be around afterwards for a cup of tea as well
NAME THE GNOME
Have you entered our competition to win a gnome who would make a lovely
present for a child?
For just 50p you get the chance to guess his name from a list supplied.
Winner to be announced in the hall on Sunday. Please see Barbara Kay to
enter. All proceeds to the FSSP.
Please note that there will be no confessions on 24th or 31st December.
CHRISTMAS/NEW YEAR/EPIPHANY MASSES
Christmas Day: Masses at 12 midnight and 8.30 am, no 12.30 pm Mass.
New Year’s Day: Mass at 8.30 am, no 12.30 pm Mass.
Epiphany: 7.30 pm
Please note: Coffee and special biscuits in the hall after the 8.30 am Mass on Christmas Day.
CHRISTMAS COLLECTION FOR THE BEDFORD APOSTOLATE
By Fr Nicholas’s kind agreement, the collection money from the Latin Masses at midnight and at 8.30 am on
Christmas Day will go to support the work of the FSSP Bedford Apostolate. If you want to make a personal gift
to the FSSP priests, then please do so outside of the collections, making it clear that it is for their personal use.
EPIPHANY HOUSE BLESSINGS
Due to the increased size of our community and other commitments, our priests will not be able to offer house
blessings in 2023. Blessed Epiphany water and chalk will be available for your own use.
ACCESS TO THE SACRAMENTS
If there is the need for sacraments — baptism, confirmation, sick calls etc — please contact Fr Goddard on
telephone number 0118 966 5284 or by email: firstname.lastname@example.org.