Monthly Archives: March 2014

Parish Youth Group

The Parish Youth Group will next meet on Wednesday 2nd April 7-845pm. At the Hindpool Centre, Nelson Street. The Youth Group is for young people Year 6 and above. Please remember to bring your completed forms.

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Celebration of the Patronal Feast for Our Lady of Furness Parish – Saturday, 7th June 2014 – Latest News

The celebration will now take place on Saturday, 7th June. Please note the change of date. It was originally intended to hold the celebration on the Feast of the Visitation (31st May) but, because of Bank Holidays and School Holidays, … Continue reading

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St. Columba’s “Coffee & Chat” Dates

The next “Coffee & Chat” session dates for your diary are: Tuesday 18th March at 2.00pm Thursday 1st May at 2.00pm £1 entry – Cake Stall – Bingo – Quiz – Raffle. Parishioners from all our churches are most welcome.

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Marriage Preparation

All couples getting married this year are invited to attend a meeting on Saturday 22nd March in Holy Family Social Area, Ostley Bank, Barrow, from 2pm-4pm.

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Easter Coffee Morning at Sacred Heart School

Sacred Heart School will be holding an Easter Coffee Morning on Tuesday 8th April from 9.30am. There will be music, dance and prayers. Tea, coffee and Easter Cakes will be served. All are welcome.

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Preparations for playing and singing the Music of Holy Week began with the first rehearsal for all singers in the parish on Monday 10th March.  These will continue at 7pm every Monday in Lent in St Mary’s Presbytery.  Existing choir … Continue reading

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There will be a Penitential Service with opportunity for individual confession at St Mary’s on Wednesday 16th April at 6.00pm.  Priests will be available until 8pm to hear confession. This is a good opportunity for Reconciliation  during Holy Week, prior to … Continue reading

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Ecumenical Lent Group

The Walney-based, Ecumenical Lent Group will meet in St Columba’s Social Area on Wednesday afternoons at 2.00pm on 19th and 26th March and 2nd April. All are welcome.

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Prayer Sponsors for First Communicants

If you are a parishioner who would be willing to be a prayer sponsor for children making their First Holy Communion later this year, please contact the Parish Office on 820210.

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The Programme for New Catholics

The Programme for New Catholics has commenced and is meeting in Sacred Heart Social Area on Tuesdays at 6.15pm. Anyone interested in joining us please contact the clergy.

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