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Penzance - St Ives - Hayle, Cornwall (West Penwith) 
& St. Mary's, Isles of Scilly

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'Churches Together in Cornwall' newsletter December '16

'Cornish Christmas Giving' - Cornwall’s Alternative Christmas Catalogue 2016 (In association with the Cornwall Independent Poverty Forum)

4th December

'The Immaculate Conception'
Thurs 8th Dec. 12 noon Sung Mass.
Patronal Feast

11th December
Gaudete Sunday
6pm Advent Carol Service

Advent: "The Season of Advent restores a horizon of hope, a hope which does not disappoint, for it is founded on God’s Word. A hope which does not disappoint, simply because the Lord never disappoints! He is faithful." (Pope Francis 2013) Listen to Bishop Mark's Advent 2015 reflection

18th December

'Churches Together' Christmas Carols at Wharfside Centre. Thurs 22nd 4.30 pm POSTER

Holly iconChristmas Mass times

25th December

1st January 2017 if not combined with 25th Dec

Pilgrimages etc 2017

Walsingham 1- 7 October 2017. £50 deposit (non returnable) to Christine, assures your place.

Lourdes 27 May - 2 June 2017 flying from Exeter £779 fully inclusive. The youth also go as part of this pilgrimage £470. See posters.

Last few discount places: Medjugorje 13th May 2017
Fly from Bristol. Spiritual director: Fr. Colin Groombridge. £499 for 7nights;
(14 nts +£217) if paid early December (early booking £120 discount) sharing; Single room 7nts +£140; 14nts +£240. ATOL bonded. full price after is £619 (7 nts) +single supps. £150 deposit. Parish office has booking forms. contact - poster - website
W sobotę, 13 maja 2017, rozpoczynamy pielgrzymkę do Medziugorie.
Wylatujemy samolotami z Bristolu i Manchesteru. Przedpłata to 150 funtów płatne w dniu rezerwacji, a pozostała część kosztów w grudniu. Koszt pierwszego tygodnia to 499 funtów. Jeśli chcą Państwo zostać na drugi tydzień, kosztuje on jedynie dodatkowe 217 funtów. Zakwaterowanie w pokojach 2 i 3 osobowych. Można zarezerwować pokoje jednoosobowe za dodatkową opłatą.

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Newsletter Archive 2016

Liturgical Calendars 2016/17

Pilgrimages etc 2017

'It is The Lord' pastoral message 02/15
'Holy Year of Mercy' Bishop Mark's pastoral letter 12/2015

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Pope's Prayer Intentions 2016


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