Parish Newsletters – May 2022

6th Sunday of Easter – 22 May 2022

Mass Times And Intentions

Sat 21st17.30 Sunday Vigil MassOur Parish FamilyR – John Daley & Irene Ward; M – Nick Johnson
Sun 22nd09:006th Sunday of EasterWinifred Murphy & James HolehouseR – Gerard McCreesh & Tim Storrie; M – Marie Prescott
Sun 22nd11:00 Philip EdgecombeR – Alice Bailey & Tony Andrews; M – Pat Flood
Mon 23rd 09.30 Christopher ReganR = Readers M = Eucharistic Minister
Tue 24th   09.30Our Lady Help of ChristiansMaureen Gilfillan
Wed 25th   09.30   19.00St Bede Vigil of AscensionGreg Dowie Our Parish Family 
Thurs 26th09.30 NoonAscension of the Lord(School) Jim Turley Bill Lloyd 
Fri 27th  09.30St Augustine of CanterburyFr Jim McGrath Intentions 
Sat 28th   17.30Sunday Vigil MassImelda Brown (Private Intention)R – Brenda and Peter Pozzoni; M- Stuart Jones
Sun 29th09.007th Sunday of EasterLucy O’BrienR – James Rowley; M- Graham Alcock
Sun 29th11:00 Our Parish FamilyR-Ann Long & Andrea Ross; M-Louise Culshaw

PLEASE REMEMBER IN YOUR PRAYERS:

All those who are sick or housebound.

Mgr Christopher Lightbound, & Heather Margaret Lewis who have died and all those whose anniversaries occur at this time especially Catherine Poole, Jack McCormick, Beryl Burke, Jim Holehouse, David McCallum, Jeannine Major, Derek Cooper, Keith Belcher, Grace Poyner. May they rest in peace and may the Lord bring comfort to their families and friends.

Congratulations and welcome to Teddy Thomas Peter Desautels who was baptised last weekend.

News and Information

OPEN PARISH MEETING: I would like to invite you all to an Open Parish Meeting this Thursday, 26 May at 7pm in the Parish Hall. I am very anxious to get all your thoughts and ideas on all aspects of parish life. Please do come along.

THE FEAST OF THE ASCENSION is this Thursday and is a Holy Day of Obligation. There will be a Vigil Mass at 7pm on Wednesday evening; and on Thursday 9.30am Mass in school and 12 Noon in church.

THE FINAL MEETING for parents of children making their first Holy Communion will be this Tuesday at 7.15pm in the Church Hall.

KNUTSFORD CATENIANS: If you would like to join the Knutsford Circle, or just want to find out more, then please contact either John Long, Chris Jones or Stuart Jones or email secretary@knutsfordcatenians.org.uk. We are a friendly bunch who meet monthly at Cottons Hotel and have an active programme of social events including Walks, dinners, rugby match trips. Our social events combine with support for our church and local charities.

PARISH FLOWER FESTIVAL: Do spread the news about our Flower Festival which will take place over the weekend of 25/26 June from 12pm-4pm and (if you haven’t already) make a note in your diary. The festival will celebrate Parish life in flower displays created by our own Flower Ladies and supported by the Catenians. There will be refreshments available, children’s activities and Gardeners Question time. We would welcome any donations towards the flowers; please hand them in to Fr David or post through the presbytery letterbox.

THE DIOCESAN PILGRIMAGE TO LOURDES will take place from 29 July-4 August by air and 28 July-5 August by coach. Prices start from as little as £440 which includes travel, full board accommodation and full Pilgrimage Programme. Booking forms are available to download from the Pilgrimage Website www.shrewsburypilgrimage.co.uk or from the Pilgrimage Office, Curial Offices, 2, Park Rd South, Prenton, Wirral, CH43 4UX.

SACRAMENT OF RECONCILIATION is offered after Weekday Mass in the sacristy or by appointment at a convenient time.


5th Sunday of Easter – 15 May 2022

Mass Times And Intentions

Sat 14th17.30 Sunday Vigil MassSecular Clergy FundR – Lisa Senior & Stephen Benson; M – Moya Higham
Sun 15th09:005th Sunday of EasterOur Parish FamilyR – James Rowley & Sheila Flynn; M – Helen Broom
Sun 15th11:00 Special Intention (Cuthbert)R – Angela Caudwell & Angela Ross; M – Jim Flood
Mon 16th 09.30 Jackie Butler ImtentionsR = Readers M = Eucharistic Minister
Tue 17th   Noon Mary Reardon (Anniv)
Wed 18th   09.30 Michael Leadbetter 
Thurs 19th09.30St MilburgaChristopher Regan 
Fri 20th  09.30 Jim Turley 
Sat 21st   17.30Sunday Vigil MassOur Parish FamilyR – John Daley & Irene Ward; M – Nick Johnson
Sun 22nd09.006th Sunday of EasterWinifred Murphy & James HolehouseR –Gerard McCreesh & Tim Storrie; M –Marie Prescott
Sun 22nd11:00 Philip EdgecombeR – Alice Bailey & Tony Andrews; M – Pat Flood

PLEASE REMEMBER IN YOUR PRAYERS:

All those who are sick or housebound.

All those whose anniversaries occur at this time especially Mary Brereton, Kevin Ford, Paul Nulty, Florence Moody, Fred Birch, Bernard Hennessey, Josephine Mitchell, Alexander Hunt. May they rest in peace and may the Lord bring comfort to their families and friends.

Congratulations and welcome to David Benjamin Tiong-Tanner who was baptised last Sunday.

News and Information

OPEN PARISH MEETING: I would like to invite you all to an Open Parish Meeting on Thursday, 26 May at 7pm in the Parish Hall. I am very anxious to get all your thoughts and ideas on all aspects of parish life. Please do come along.

NEW ROTAS FOR READERS AND EUCHARISTIC MINISTERS: We need new volunteers as a few people have had to drop off the rota recently. If you can help please speak to Fr David or Stuart Jones or email parish.admin@stvincentsknutsford.org

OFFERTORY DONATIONS: If any parishioner has still not received their box of envelopes for use during this coming year or wishes to use envelopes for their Offertory donation going forward could they please let me know at planned.giving@stvincentsknutsford.org or speak to Fr David. Graham Alcock, Planned Giving and Gift Aid Officer.

THE DIOCESAN PILGRIMAGE TO LOURDES will take place from 29 July-4 August by air and 28 July-5 August by coach. Prices start from as little as £440 which includes travel, full board accommodation and full Pilgrimage Programme. Booking forms are available to download from the Pilgrimage Website www.shrewsburypilgrimage.co.uk or from the Pilgrimage Office, Curial Offices, 2, Park Rd South, Prenton, Wirral, CH43 4UX

KNUTSFORD CATENIANS: If you would like to join the Knutsford Circle, or just want to find out more, then please contact either John Long, Chris Jones or Stuart Jones or email secretary@knutsfordcatenians.org.uk. We are a friendly bunch who meet monthly at Cottons Hotel and have an active programme of social events including Walks, dinners, rugby match trips. Our social events combine with support for our church and local charities.

SACRAMENT OF RECONCILIATION is offered after Weekday Mass in the sacristy or by appointment at a convenient time.


4th Sunday of Easter – 8 May 2022

Mass Times And Intentions

Sat 7th17.30Sunday Vigil MassMarie Prescott IntentionsR – Margaret Leonard & Dick Browne; M – Stuart Jones
Sun 8th09:004th Sunday of EasterOur Parish FamilyR – Clare & John Gibbons;M – Virginia Williamson
Sun 8th11:00George WilliamsR – Angela Perls & Tony Andrews; M – Andrea Ross
Mon 9th09.30Peggy Lawson (Anniv)R = ReadersM = Eucharistic Minister
Tue 10th  09.30James Turley
Wed 11th  12.30REQUIEM: Nicola Allen 
Thur 12th09.30Maria & Norman Buckley (Sick) 
Fri 13th  09.30Our Lady of FatimaPhilip Peter Hubbard (Anniv) 
Sat 14th  17.30Sunday Vigil MassSecular Clergy FundR – Lisa Senior & Stephen Benson; M – Moya Higham
Sun 15th09.005th Sunday of EasterOur Parish FamilyR –James Rowley & Sheila Flynn; M –Helen Broom
Sun 15th11:00Special Intention (Cuthbert)R – Angela Caudwell & Angela Ross; M – Jim Flood

PLEASE REMEMBER IN YOUR PRAYERS:

All those who are sick or housebound.

Nicola Allen who has died and all those whose anniversaries occur at this time especially Connie Boyd, Mary Thorpe, Peggy Lawson, Merl Orton, Sr Maria Conception, Austin Chapman, Gerald Corrigan, Elsie Hennessey, Lucy O’Brien, Kath Buckley, Margaret Mary Sheridan, Pat Edgecombe, John Philbin, Philip Peter Hubbard. May they rest in peace and may the Lord bring comfort to their families and friends.

All those who will be confirmed this Thursday.

Congratulations and welcome to Pierce William Hutchinson who was baptised last Sunday.

NEWS AND INFORMATION

OPEN PARISH MEETING: I would like to invite you all to an Open Parish Meeting on Thursday, 26 May at 7pm in the Parish Hall. I am very anxious to get all your thoughts and ideas on all aspects of parish life. Please do come along.

LADIES GROUP COFFEE MORNING AND CAKE SALE raised £202 for Cafod. Thank you for your support!

NEW ROTAS FOR READERS AND EUCHARISTIC MINISTERS: We need new volunteers as a few people have had to drop off the rota recently. If you can help please speak to Fr David or Stuart Jones or email parish.admin@stvincentsknutsford.org

THE DIOCESAN PILGRIMAGE TO LOURDES will take place from 29 July-4 August by air and 28 July-5 August by coach. Prices start from as little as £440 which includes travel, full board accommodation and full Pilgrimage Programme. Booking forms are available to download from the Pilgrimage Website www.shrewsburypilgrimage.co.uk or from the Pilgrimage Office, Curial Offices, 2, Park Rd South, Prenton, Wirral, CH43 4UX

FIRST HOLY COMMUNION PARENTS MEETING this Tuesday, 10 May at 7.15pm in the parish hall.

VACANCIES AT ST VINCENT’S SCHOOL: Our parish school is looking to appoint two new Teaching Assistants and a new teacher. For more details and application forms please contact admin@stvincents.cheshire.sch.uk

KNUTSFORD CATENIANS: If you would like to join the Knutsford Circle, or just want to find out more, then please contact either John Long, Chris Jones or Stuart Jones or email secretary@knutsfordcatenians.org.uk. We are a friendly bunch who meet monthly at Cottons Hotel and have an active programme of social events including Walks, dinners, rugby match trips. Our social events combine with support for our church and local charities.

SACRAMENT OF RECONCILIATION is offered after Weekday Mass in the sacristy or by appointment at a convenient time.


3rd Sunday of Easter – 1 May 2022

Mass Times And Intentions

Sat 30th17.30 Sunday Vigil MassJohn DuffyR – John Armstrong & Maura Welch; M – Jan Armstrong
Sun 1st09:003rd Sunday of EasterOur Parish FamilyR – Stewart Gardiner & Jane McKenna; M – John Flynn
Sun 1st11:00 Betty Rathbone IntentionsR – Ann Long & Andrea Ross; M – Hilary Heap
Mon 2nd09.30St AthanasiusHannah Shaw IntentionsR = Readers M = Eucharistic Minister
Tue 3rd Ss Philip & JamesNO MASS TODAY
Wed 4th The English MartyrsNO MASS TODAY 
Thur 5th  NO MASS TODAY 
Fri 6th  NO MASS TODAY 
Sat 7th   17.30Sunday Vigil MassMarie Prescott IntentionsR – Margaret Leonard & Dick Browne; M – Stuart Jones
Sun 8th09.004th Sunday of EasterOur Parish FamilyR –Clare & John Gibbons; M –Virginia Williamson
Sun 8th11:00 George WilliamsR – Angela Perls & Tony Andrews; M – Andrea Ross

PLEASE REMEMBER IN YOUR PRAYERS:

All those who are sick or housebound.

Fr Robin Sutton who has died and all those whose anniversaries occur at this time especially Olive Ryder, Stirling Blair, Paul Edward Sadler, Walter McDonald, Liz Stone, Vera Walker, Bridget Willis, Ethel Curran, Ruth Smethurst. May they rest in peace and may the Lord bring comfort to their families and friends.

Congratulations and welcome to Edie Joe and Fiadh Reggie Fuller who were baptised last Sunday.

News and Information

OPEN PARISH MEETING: I would like to invite you all to an Open Parish Meeting on Thursday, 26 May at 7pm in the Parish Hall. I am very anxious to get all your thoughts and ideas on all aspects of parish life. Please do come along.

LADIES GROUP COFFEE MORNING AND CAKE SALE from 9.30am-12 Noon this Friday, 6 May. Please support us by popping in to the Church Hall. (Cheapest tea and coffee in Knutsford and all proceeds go to support Cafod!)

MAYOR’S THANKSGIVING SERVICE: Cllr Stewart Gardiner, will conclude his term as Mayor with a Thanksgiving Service here at St Vincent’s next Sunday, 8 May at 3pm. All parishioners are welcome to join us for the service. Refreshments will be provided in the Hall after the Service. It would be very helpful for catering purposes if you could call Michelle Bate on 01565 653929 or email michelle.bate@knutsfordtowncouncil.gov.uk if you will be attending.

SACRAMENT OF RECONCILIATION is offered after Weekday Mass in the sacristy or by appointment at a convenient time.

THE GOOD FRIDAY COLLECTION for the Christian Community in the Holy Land raised £524.31. Many thanks.

THE DIOCESAN PILGRIMAGE TO LOURDES will take place from 29 July-4 August by air and 28 July-5 August by coach. Prices start from as little as £440 which includes travel, full board accommodation and full Pilgrimage Programme. Booking forms are available to download from the Pilgrimage Website www.shrewsburypilgrimage.co.uk or from the Pilgrimage Office, Curial Offices, 2, Park Rd South, Prenton, Wirral, CH43 4UX

NEW ROTAS FOR READERS AND EUCHARISTIC MINISTERS: We need new volunteers as a few people have had to drop off the rota recently. If you can help please speak to Fr David or Stuart Jones or email parish.admin@stvincentsknutsford.org

KNUTSFORD CATENIANS: If you would like to join the Knutsford Circle, or just want to find out more, then please contact either John Long, Chris Jones or Stuart Jones or email secretary@knutsfordcatenians.org.uk. We are a friendly bunch who meet monthly at Cottons Hotel and have an active programme of social events including Walks, dinners, rugby match trips. Our social events combine with support for our church and local charities.