Saturday, December 3, 2016

SECOND SUNDAY OF ADVENT - 4 DECEMBER 2016

1.             IMMACULATE CONCEPTION OF THE BLESSED VIRGIN MARY

Thursday 8th December is the Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary. There are 2 Masses:

English Mass @ 7.00 am at St. Anthony’s Church
Iban Mass @ 8.00 pm at Stella Maris Church


2.             JOINT CHURCHES CHRISTMAS PROCESSION

Parishioners are reminded that the procession is on Saturday 10 December @ 6.30 pm.

Because our church car park is the starting point for the procession, parishioners are requested to park their vehicles at the parking area next to SK St. Anthony. RELA will be patrolling the areas surrounding the school and the church.

Please note that the Lantern Competition is on Friday 9 December at the Parish Hall. Details are on the Notice Board.


3.             SUNSET MASS

There will be no Sunset Mass on Saturday, 10th December.


4.             FLOWERS

Both our Churches will need a lot of flowers for Christmas. Please donate generously. Use the envelopes provided.


5.             STUDENT CAMP

The Bintulu Young Catholic Students (BYCS) is organizing a Student Camp for Primary School students aged 9 to 12 on 8th& 9th of December at the Parish Hall. Parents are urged to check the Notice Board for details.


6.             CONFESSION

Confession will begin on Monday 19th December. Check the Notice Board for details.


7.             CHRISTMAS CAROLLING


Christmas carolling will begin on Sunday 11th December.  All groups concerned are advised to gather at St Anthony’s Church at 6.30 pm for Father’s blessing.