Day for Readers
The Parish of Our Lady of Sorrows in Bognor Regis is organising a day for Readers in the new year and will be delighted to extend an invitation to people from neighbouring parishes. Those who are already reading at Mass, and those who might be prepared to become a reader, will be welcome to come along. If will be from 10.30am until 2.30pm on Saturday, 25th January: tea and coffee will be available, but bring a packed lunch. There will be the usual parish Mass at 10.00am for anyone wishing to come early. It will be in the Parish Centre in Hislop Walk (PO21 1LP): to book a place, ‘phone (01243) 823619 or contact email@example.com.
Justice and Peace Assembly
There’s much focus around Christmas on the plight of homeless people; but those without a permanent home will still have no proper place to live for the rest of the year! The next diocesan Justice & Peace Assembly has the title, “Still No Room at the Inn?” Bishop Richard will Chair the Assembly and will be introducing representatives from Turning Tides, Homelink, Life Housing, Crawley Open House, Caritas Portsmouth and others. It will be on Saturday, 25th January from 9.30am at the St Philip Howard Centre, Crawley.
Preparing for the Sacraments
The parish is offering programmes of preparation for the Sacraments of Reconciliation (Confession) and Holy Communion for children aged 7 years and over, and for young people aged 14 years and over. There are Application Forms for the respective Sacraments available in the Porch: please complete and return to Fr. John.
Storrington Priory – “A Quiet Day” Out
Storrington Priory is home of the Chemin Neuf Community, one of many communities of men and women, lay and religious, married and single in this country and around the world. We are fortunate to have one such community in the heart of the Sussex countryside. The Storrington Community is inviting people to “Quiet Days” – of teaching and times of prayer. Please contact 01903 742150 or email firstname.lastname@example.org for dates and further details.