LENT 2018

During Lent there will be additional  opportunities for the Sacrament of Reconciliation.

 

During Lent we are asked to pray for these intentions:


Candidates for the Sacraments especially on the Sundays of Lent

The Needy and Hungry of the World especially on Lent Fast Day Friday 23 February  

Women’s World Day of Prayer Friday 2nd  March 


14th February - Ash Wednesday

A day of Fasting and abstinence


 Bishop Eton St. Mary's 
 Mass   7.00am, noon and 7.30pm  noon and 7pm

 

The 7.30pm Mass at Bishop Eton will contain the Novena Prayer to Our Lady of Perpetual Succour.


15th February - nothing to highlight


16th February


Eucharistic Adoration  at St. Mary's Woolton at 6pm
Night Prayer with the Choir at St. Mary's Woolton at 8.45pm

16th to 17th February

Celebrating Consecrated Life with the Sister of St Mary de Namur. For full details click here


17th February


Pastoral Area Reconciliation Service for at St Ambrose Church, Speke at 10.30am

Lenten Reflection Day‘ at St Joseph's Prayer Centre

The Poetry of the Psalms leading us deeper into the Mystery of Easter’-led by Sr. Annie Lunney SMG


18th February - First Sunday of Lent


Rite of Election and Call to Continuing Conversion. 3pm at the Metropolitan Cathedral. Please pray for all the RCIA candidates who will be presented at this service.


19th February - nothing to highlight


20th February


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RYM Young Adult Group - Redemption (+ games night)

Inspired by the Redemptorist motto "copiosa apud eum redemptio" (with Him there is plentiful redemption), we've decided to have a session on redemption and confession. Young adults (18-40 or thereabouts!) are welcome to come to a lively and interesting talk and discussion on the subject.

As Catholics, we know that Confessions (or reconciliation, penance, etc) is an important sacrament, but we've often got questions about it. Why do we have to go to confession? What is so special about it? What even counts as a sin?! 

We'll have a special guest priest to answer all your questions, plus some discussion and helpful hints if it's been a while since your last confession!

Afterwards, of course, we'll have some social time in the hall playing BOARDGAMES, quizzes and eating snacks! According to the recent poll we did, it seems like lots of people are interested in this kind of social, and we love games ourselves too!


21st February


Eucharistic Adoration at Bishop Eton from 6pm to 7.30pm

Novena to Our Mother of Perpetual Help 7.30pm at Bishop Eton

LENDING LIBRARY, Hughes Room Bishop Eton  2.00pm – 4.00pm

Bishop Eton  Lending Library (B.E.L.L.) has a collection of donated books on spirituality, prayer and Christian living, which we would like to share. All are welcome to call in on the first and third Wednesday of the month, from 2 pm – 4 pm. B.E.L.L. The  Hughes Room is  accessed from the car-park behind the church. Join us for a chat and a cuppa, to browse the books and borrow any which are of interest to you. 

For further information, call Rose on 077-693-23799.

Lenten Refelctions at the Cathedral

The Friends of the Metropolitan Cathedral  have organised a series of Lenten Reflections, each featuring special guest speakers.

 Each talk will be a unique opportunity to hear about the excellent work being carried out in our community There will be an  opportunity for discussion and reflection as we prepare for Easter.

The talks are free to attend, and will take place at 6.30pm in the Gibberd Room.

The reflection today will be by Charlotte Hopkins of the Whitechapel Centre. Click here to learn more


22nd February


How to be a Catholic in the 21st Century at St Joseph' Prayer Centre. 10.30am-3.30pm

The day will be led by Fr Chris Thomas. Suggested donation is £10 which includes lunch. To book email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


23rd February


Eucharistic Adoration  at St. Mary's Woolton at 6pm
Night Prayer with the Choir at St. Mary's Woolton at 8.45pm
 

CAFOD Lent Fast Day


24th February


 Stations of the Cross 11am at St. Mary's.

Quiet Day at the Cenacle -  Offering £10. No booking required. for full details contact Sr. Winnie Morley at the Cenacle Tithebarn Grove, Lance Lane L15 6TW. Telephone 0151 722 2271

 

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