THIRTY FIRST SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME – YEAR C
First Reading: Wisdom 11:22.12:2; Resp. Psalm: Ps 145:1-2.8-11.13-14, ℟: I will bless your name forever, my king and my God. Second Reading: 2 Thessalonians 1:11.2:2; Gospel Acclamation: God so loved the world that he gave his only Son, that whoever believes in him should have eternal life. Gospel: Luke 19:1-10.
PARISH PASTORAL COUNCIL MEETING: A PPC Meeting will be held on Monday, 31 October 2022 at 18h30 at the presbytery. The 5 newly elected members are: Veronica Allen, Ronald Mubaiwa, Michelle Perry, Zaine Perry, and Antonio Serafin. Many thanks for all the nominated parishioners for their willingness to serve.
ALL SOULS DAY: Holy Mass will be celebrated on Wednesday, 2 November 2022 at 13h10 and 19h00 at the Cathedral in commemoration of all the faithful departed. At 19h00 the Missa pro defunctis by Tomas Luis de Victoria will be sung by the Cathedral Choir.
FIRST CONFESSIONS: On Saturday, 5 November 2022 at 16h00.
FIRST HOLY COMMUNION: On Sunday, 20 November 2022 at the 10h00 Mass.
SVP FOOD DRIVE: The St Vincent de Paul Society has started a “bring a tin to Mass” drive for those in our parish for whom Christmas will be bleak given the price of food. More info can be found on the poster in the foyer.
DONATIONS/PLANNED GIVING/TITHES: We are thankful to all those who are contributing weekly to the collection. Please prayerfully consider making a donation or joining the Planned Giving instead to help us budget.
Banking details: St Marys Cathedral, Standard Bank, Account number: 071 564 780.
PRISON MINISTRY SECOND COLLECTION: A second collection for Prison Ministry will be taken up on the weekend of 05/06 November 2022 at all the Masses. Envelopes are available at the entrance.