Parish Office:  0161 740 2448  

Parish Priest: Fr. David Glover

Sunday: 13th January, 2019



Day Service Time
Sunday Polish Mass 9.00am The Baptism of the Lord
Mass 10.30am  
Devotions to Blsd Cyprian Tansi 3.00pm  
Mass 6.00pm  
Monday Mass 9.00am
Funeral Mass 11.30am
Tuesday Mass 9.15am
Wednesday Mass 9.00am
Thursday Mass 9.00am St. Anthony
Friday Mass 9.00am
Saturday Confessions 11.00am
Mass Noon Of Our Lady
Wedding 1.30pm


The retiring collection is for Cornerstone Centre for the Homeless

Extra pound £ Retiring £110.06 (Parish Debt)

Weddings at least six months notice required

Masses Morien & Harry Kinsella Rip, Fr. Fallon Rip, Sr. Mary Pepula Rip, Deceased members of the Carty Family & Clair Allen Rip, Bob Nickson Birthday memories, Honora Hartley Anniversary, Anthony Nickson intentions, Pat Davis Intentions, Jozef Szczecina Anniversary, Doreen Keenan sick, The Holy Souls, Mary Minh Luu, her Cjhildren & Diep Ngoz Diep, Mary Cavanagh birthday memories, Beatrice & Thomas Strogen Rip Winifred Stretton Rip, Carmel Mackey Rip


School will be attending mass on Tuesday.


A sincere thanks to all red box collectors and donors. A cheque for £1058.77 has been forwarded to Missio on behalf of the parish.


Are you a healthcare worker? The catholic Medical Association meet every third Tuesday at St. Mary’s Levenshulme at 7.30pm from October until June. Mass mutual support and speaker led discussions on medical and ethical issues. Please see the notice in the narthex for contact details.


Fortune Frank Ogege died on 31st October. May he rest in peace. His funeral Mass will be at 10.00am on Friday 25th January followed by burial at Blakely.


Maddaena Kuzmycz died on the 26th December. May she rest in peace. Her Funeral Mass is on Monday at 11.30am followed by cremation at Blackley.


We pray this week for the parish of St. Anne & St. Joseph Accrington & Fr. Stamp. The parish of St. James the Less Rawtenstall & Canon McBride. For their primary schools & All Saints College.


The lists for Candles at the shrines for 2019 are on the notice board in the Narthex. The candles cost £5 each and burn for a week. If you wish to nominate any for a loved one or specific intention, please place your donation in an envelope and give it to Fr. Glover with a note of which shrine you would like the candle lit at and the intention for which it is to be lit.


The Rosary is recited in Our Lady’s chapel following the 9.00am Mass on Wednesday.



St. Anne’s Book of Remembrance. At the Noon Mass on the first Saturday of each month I shall place “The Book of Remembrance” on the altar and the Mass will be offered for the souls of all those whose names are contained in the book. If you wish the name/s of members of your family recording in the book, please complete one of the slips that are available in the Narthex and return it to Fr. Glover with your donation. This will mean that your loved ones will be remembered at Mass each month, in addition to the masses you would normally ask to be offered on their anniversary or in memory of their birthday.

Entered in the book of remembrance under number:


Divine Mercy every third Sunday in the month 3.00pm until 4.00pm.


The parish of Our lady of Mount Carmel & St. John Bosco. Quarant’ore’ 940 hours of devotion) will be held at St. John Bosco’s Church, Charlestown Road over the weekend of 31st January. Please see the notice ib the narthex for details.


Going into hospital? Don’t forget to inform Fr. Glover on 740 2448 who will advise the Catholic Chaplain or call the chaplain Fr. Matus on 834 4104.


Places in our school. It is essential that any catholic parent who wishes their child to have a place at our school registers them as soon as possible. PLEASE DO NOT WAIT UNTIL YOUR CHILD IS READY TO GO TO SCHOOL as you may find a place isn’t available. If you haven’t registered your child even if a place is available your child’s name and offer of a place will not have been passed to the local education authority by the school and subsequently a place at a non-Catholic school may be given.


Prayer Group Monday 7.30pm until 8.30pm at 2 Sherdley Court.


The Candle at the Shrine of Our Lady of Perpetual Succour burns as a silent prayer for the Parish

The Candle at the Sacred Heart burns as a silent prayer for Molly & John Ruane

The Candle at Our Lady of Lourdes burns as a silent prayer for the Bruton Family intentions.


Is God calling you to be one of His Priests? If you think He may be, have a word with Fr. Glover.


Copper Jar. There is a jar in the Narthex the contents of which are for church funds. We are collecting 1p, 2p and 5p pieces should you have any spare to place in it.


Retiring Collections during January are: –

20th St. Anne’s Visitors & Ladies of Charity

27th Caritas


Of your Charity please pray for: –

The sick Dorothy Allison, Fr. Michael Hoare, Canon Kevin Kenny, Fr, John Laide, Fr. Martin Magee, Fr. Vincent Cavey, Canon Paul Mitcheson, Kathleen Cunningham, Philip Byrom, Josie Nickson, Elizabeth Smith, Andreia Sawdyke, Kate Low, Marie & Gerry, Winnie Swarbrick

The Dead. Fr. James Ryan, Fr. Joseph Duggan, Fr. John Curran, Fortune Frank Ogege, Jackie Cooper, Maddaena Kuzmycz, Frances Whitehead