Download PDF: Newsletter 9th February

9th February 2020 : Week 5 of Ordinary Time : Divine Office Week 3

Mass Times and Intentions
Saturday 8 February Caton 6:00pm Parish
Sunday 9 February Kirkby Lonsdale 9:00am Deceased Members of the Parish
Sunday 9  February Hornby 11:00am Michael Byrne RIP
There are no weekday Masses in the Parishes. Mass is celebrated each day at Lancaster Cathedral at 12:15, and at St Joseph’s Church, Slyne Road Lancaster, Tues – Sat at 10am. Check  for details.

Holy Trinity & St George Church, 33 Blackhall Road, Kendal, LA9 4BW, offer weekday masses at various times – see

Saturday 15 February Kirkby Lonsdale 12:00 noon Parish
Saturday 15 February Caton 6:00pm Thanksgiving for Alcoholics Anonymous
Sunday 16 February Kirkby Lonsdale 9:00am Thomas Toase RIP
Sunday 16  February Hornby 11:00am Kate Mcdonald RIP
Your Prayers are asked for:
Those whose Anniversaries are at this time:

Canon Edward Wynne, Rose Clough, Michael McFadden, Gwendoline Defoe, Rita Giblin, Frank Kilkenny, May Sheridan Michael Byrne, Thomas Toase, Therese Wilson and Larry Hand

The Sick of the Parishes:

Brian Byrne, Sarah Adam, Veronica Law, Dennis Brown, Graham Jubb, Paul Shuttleworth, Keith and Alexa Wightman, Sarah Mason, Cynthia McPherson, Kevin Casey, Esther Castle, Chris Broadhurst, Joan Randall, Hazel Waring, Chris Doyle, Eric and Nina Ireland, Frances McKenzie, Sandie Hardy, Elizabeth Ackerley, Pepe Casanova, Karen Parkinson, Margaret Aspin, Bruce Kay, Colette Calveley, Lucy Ball, Maggie Trimble, Pauline O’Toole, Roberta Whiteside, Alan White.

Fr Tom Hoole

We welcome Fr Tom Hoole to the parishes this weekend and offer him our warmest thanks for travelling up to say Mass for us.

Racial Justice Sunday

Today is Racial Justice Sunday. The theme is “You are at the heart of the Church” and will celebrate the contribution the Travelling Communities make to the Church in England and Wales. Leaflets are available at the back of Church.

St Mary’s and Our Lady’s Parish committee

As the next meeting of the committee will be the AGM it has been decided to postpone the meeting until Father Luiz returns. The meeting was to be on Monday 30th March and will now be on Monday 27th April.

Ecumenical Lenten Groups – Hornby

‘A closer look at the Sunday readings for each week in Lent’.   –   Five weekly sessions to be held in Hornby at 37 Main Street commencing on Monday 2nd March at 3.30 pm or at Station House, Arkholme, on Wednesday 4th March at 7.30 pm.

Leaflets available from St Mary’s, Hornby.

Flowers at Caton

There is a new flower rota for Caton on the noticeboard. Please could you sign up and it would be lovely to have a few more volunteers.

Any queries please see Christine Griffiths.

Diary Date

Saturday 29th February 2020 – a Day of Renewal, from 10:00 am o 4:00 pm at St Clare’s Church, Sharoe Green Lane, Preston PR2 9HH. See posters for details.