July 1, 2012
        XIII Sunday in Ordinary Time

1.      There will be a meeting of the youth group "On the way to Brazil" ages 16 to 35 immediately after Mass today. The youth will also have refreshment and beautiful book markers for sale. Bookmarkers are only 100 Jamaican Dollars each. Thanks in advance for your usual support. 

2.      The youth group "On the way to Brazil" will host its first spiritual retreat in preparation for Brazil 2013 at the Holy Family Self Help Centre, this weekend, July 6 to 8 at a small cost of $1500 each. The youth are being reminded that registration and payment will be finalised at today's meeting.

3.      The Church Advisory Council will meet on Wednesday, July 4, at 6pm in the Church Hall.

4.      There will be First Friday devotion: Holy Hour and Benediction on Friday, July 6 at 6 pm

5.      There will be a Catechism Session in Mass next Sunday.

6.      The St. Joseph Covenant Keepers (Men’s Fellowship) of Blessed Sacrament Cathedral are inviting you to their Annual Family Fun day  dubbed “Lent dun, time fi fun” at Bay Beach, Ocho Rios, St. Ann on Emancipation Day August 1, 2012.Fare (including beach entry) is Adults $1500 and Children $1000. Please contact Patrick Beckford for further information.

7.      The St. Vincent de Paul Society continues to remind the congregation to bring non-perishable food items and toiletries for distribution to the poor in our community. A full list of items needed is on the notice board. Please place your donations in the basket in front of the lectern. You may also place cash donations in a specially marked envelope in the collection bag.