Mass of Anointing

MASS OF ANOINTING: Will be celebrated at 15:00 on Saturday 19th March at Our Lady of Lourdes in Sawston, followed by the usual tea in the Parish Hall. Anointing of the Sick is the Sacrament by which those who have health worries, or bear the burden of the years receive comfort, strength and the grace of healing.

The Society of St Vincent de Paul are able to offer transport to and from Mass. Please phone the Rectory between 09.00 and 14.00 on weekdays if you require assistance.

Chrism Mass

THE CHRISM MASS will be celebrated on Tuesday, 22nd March (Tuesday of Holy Week) at 19:00 at St. John’s Cathedral, Norwich.

A FREE coach will depart at 17:00 from St. Philip Howard Catholic Church, Walpole Road, where there is ample car parking, thus avoiding rush hour congestion in the city centre. Please phone the parish office to reserve your FREE seat.

CAFOD Collection

Thank you very much for your generous donation to our collection for the good work done by CAFOD this Lent Fast Day, raising £3,238.

Your prayers and financial contributions will go a long way to helping communities in Africa gain access to clean, fresh water. Proscovia’s life was transformed when CAFOD’s partner mended her local water pump, as this short report shows:

CAFOD works with partners across the world, wherever the need is greatest, so you can be sure that any donation you give makes a real difference to people living in poverty.

> Donate today and your Lenten gift will be doubled by the UK Government! Find out more