Tue, November 12, 2019


1st Reading: Book of Maccabees 7:1-2.9-14
Response:                  I shall be filled, when I awake,
                              with the sight of your glory, O Lord
2nd Reading:  St. Paul to Thessalonians 2:16-3:5                                         
 Acclamation:                      Alleluia, Alleluia, Alleluia!
                         Stay awake, praying at all times for the strength
                          to stand with confidence before the Son of Man
                                          Alleluia, Alleluia, Alleluia!
Forty Hours Adoration:
Bl. John Dun Scotus, Gorbals.
Feast Days:
Monday 11th St. Martin of Tours,
Tuesday 12th St. Josaphat, 
Saturday 16th St. Margaret Patron of Scotland.
Recently Dead: Jeanie Steele, Warren Honan, Robert Guthrie, William McCarthy, Archie Logue, 
Anniversary:  Fr. John Conway
Birthday Remembrance: Jim Haggerty.
Anniversary:  John Byrne.
Meetings:  Legion of Mary: Tues. 7.30pm. Chapel House.  
 A.A: Tue 8pm.   N.A.:  Thurs.7pm.  
Funeral from St. Mungo’s Parish Wednesday 6pm Thursday 11am.
November Month of the Holy Souls:
Mass is offered each day during the month for those whose names are included in the November lists.
November Lists are now available at the back of the Church also the Parish November Newsletter.
Remembrance Mass in St. Agnes’s Lambhill, Sunday 10th November at 3pm. Music led by St. Mungo Singers. Refreshments after in Church Hall. 
SCIAF Remembrance Mass: Thursday 21st November 7pm in St. Francis Xavier's Carfin.
For more information contact Siobhan Wright 0141 354 5555
Catholic Women’s Prayer Group: Meetings Thurs 2pm. conference room Father’s house.
Fruit & Veg Barra: Monday 2 – 3.45pm in church hall.
Wednesday Club  Teena will be with us this week.  1.30 – 2.30 in the church hall. All welcome.
Prisoners Week: 17 – 24 November. We remember the people who are incarcerated and their families in our prayers. “As much as you did it to one of the least of these, you did it to me.” Matt 25:40
20-40 Network Escape Rooms Event: Saturday 23rd November 6.30pm Merchant Sq. To book at ticket (£16) email
ACN #Red Wednesday Event: Sponsored by John Mason MSP, a multi-faith event for the people of Scotland to stand in solidarity with those who have been martyred for their faith on Wednesday 27th November 5.30- 8pm. Venue: Fairfax Somerville Room, Scottish Parliament, Edinburgh. For security reasons you must be registered for this event.For details visit:
Considering Primary Teaching? Information Evening in St. Patrick’s Primary School, G3 8QU Tuesday 12th Nov. 6.30 – 8pm.
Sale of Work in Little Sister’s of the Poor, Robroyston, Saturday 16th November 1.30pm. Lots of stalls, see notice board.
Adoption Week – 16 -23 November. Considering Adoption? See notice board.
Pax Christi Scotland AGM in Conforti, Coatbridge ML5 4JS for more info contact:-
Scottish Interfaith Week 10th – 17th November. Monday 11th Nov. For more info contact
Marie Curie Hospice Christmas Fair!  Saturday 30th November 11-2pm. Lots of stalls. Would you like to donate? Please contact 0141 557 7400
Football:  Football: Renfrew1- St. Roch’s 2  M.T.C.
Knights of St. Columba Centenary Recruitment Drive: Serving God by serving others. If you are over 16yrs and a practicing Catholic and wish to join an organisation to promote the Catholic Faith and help others in need, please contact John O’Donnell on 07854 886425 / or Paul Laird on 07854 499608 /
St. Margaret’s Adoption: Have you ever considered adoption as a way to grow your family? Could you provide a loving stable family environment for a child who needs a forever home? If you would like to find out more about adoption process, please visit:-  or contact us on 0141 332 8371 or email;-
Paul Sweeney MP – See notice board for dates and times of his Surgery Schedule.
Sewing Group in Rosemount Flexi Centre 102 Royston Rd:-
Monday 9.30am - 12.30pm. Wednesday 5.30-7.30pm
Share your skills, or learn new ones. All welcome.
Knitting Group:- Want to learn how to knit, or share your skills?
Royston Library, 67 Royston Rd – Thursday  1.30 to 3pm.
Fertility Care Scotland: The Billings Ovulation Method of Natural Fertility Regulation, For more info or an appointment - 0141 221 0858 also on twitter and  facebook. Email: /
Strathclyde Catholic Chaplaincy:- Mass Times: Mon - Fri: 12.10pm Sun: 11am. Adoration: Tues 4.45-5.30pm. See notice board for more details.
Fr. Thaddeus Umaru Phone: 0141 552 2945
Parish house address: 311 Roystonhill G21 2HN
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A Designated Religious Charity, Number SC018140

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