Although the parish council decided some time ago to discontinue support for of this charity, Fr. Martin still privately raises funds for the Project he established himself in 1987. He is grateful for the donations given by a number of individuals and is very willing to provide information to any parishioners who would like to learn more and maybe join him in supporting it.
REDBRIDGE REFUGEE FORUM
URGENT REQUEST FOR FOOD
For refugees in our area who have nothing!
Small Packets of Corn Flakes, Sugar, Pasta, Cartons of Semi-Skimmed Milk, Orange Juice, Small Packets of
Basmati Rice, Spaghetti. Donations may be left in the
basket provided inside the back of the church.
Catholic Marriage Counselling Ilford Centre 0208 530 8648
National telephone appointment service 0800 389 3801
St. Bede’s over 50’s Friendship Club
Meets first & third Mondays of each month 1.00pm - 3.00pm. See notice board for details.
November is the Month of The Holy Souls.
Parishioners are invited to place the names of their deceased relatives and friends at the altar.
FIRST HOLY COMMUNION 2015
Information letters for those who have registered have been available at the back of church for the last two weeks - several remain to be collected.
APPLICATION FORMS FOR CATHOLIC SCHOOLS
The signing of all school forms has been completed. However, Fr. Martin is prepared to have one final session after 11.00am Mass on Sunday 7th December, after which it will not be possible to have Applications Forms signed.
In Conversation with Bishop Alan
An opportunity for young adults aged 17-35 to hear Bishop Alan share his vocation journey. Bishop Alan has served as a School & University chaplain, parish priest, shrine director and superior of his religious order. He is a mountaineer and a scientist. Hear the story of his vocation on Thursday 18th December, Cathedral House Conference Room, 7.30-10.00pm including fish & chip supper.
Attendance is free but registration required.
Full details at www.brentwoodvocations.org
Fr Dominic, Vocations Director, 01268 281732 or