FIFTH SUNDAY OF LENT – YEAR A
1st Reading: Ezekiel 37:12-14. Resp. Psalm: Ps 130:1-8 ℟: With the Lord there is mercy, in him is plentiful redemption. 2nd Reading: Romans 8:8-11.
Gospel acclamation: I am the resurrection and the Life says the Lord: he who believes in me shall never die. Gospel: John 11:1-45.
LENTEN APPEAL: There will be a second collection every weekend during the Season of Lent, Envelopes are available at the entrances.
LENTEN PENITENTIAL SERVICE: on Wednesday 29 March at 18h30 at Nazareth House chapel.
Other confession times: Saturdays 17h30 – 17h50 and Fridays 12h00-12h50 at the Cathedral.
MAKING OF PALM CROSSES: all youth and parishioners are welcome. At the Parish Centre on Saturday 1st April from 10h00 – 13h00.
HOLY WEEK AND EASTER TRIDUUM MASS TIMES::
Palm Sunday: Sat 18h00 (Cathedral), Sun 07h30 (Villa Maria), 08h45 (Nazareth House), 10h00 and 17h00 (Cathedral).
Holy week Mon-Wed: 07h00 (Villa Maria and Nazareth House), 13h10 (Cathedral).
Maundy Thursday: 19h00 (Villa Maria, Nazareth House, and Cathedral).
Good Friday: 10h00 Stations of the Cross (Cathedral), 15h00 Service of the Lord’s Passion (Villa Maria, Nazareth House, and Cathedral).
Holy Saturday: Morning Prayer and Office of Readings 09h00 (Nazareth House).
Easter Vigil: 20h00 (Nazareth House), 21h00 (Cathedral).
Easter Sunday: 07h30 (Villa Maria), 08h45 (Nazareth House), 10h00 (Cathedral).
RCIA APPLICATIONS: are now open for those who would like to become Catholics or complete their confirmation (over the age of 18). Forms are available in the foyer. Please complete it and return it to Fr Dominic. Classes will start after Easter.