Biggleswade Chronicle Village News
The Year of faith started on Thursday 11thOctober which was the 50th anniversary of the ‘Second Vatican Council’, this was opened under Pope John XXIII in 1962 and concluded three years later in 1965 under Pope Paul VI. The purpose of which was to address relationships between the Roman Catholic Church and the modern world. This week prior to the launch the Holy Father has focused on the power of social networking platforms like Facebook and Twitter as digital tools for evangelisation that he hopes will create a more dynamic and humane world. St.Peter’s has a Blog which everyone is invited to comment on this or other issues at http://www.st-peters.eu The gospel this week was from Mark 10:2-16 concerns the complexity of human relationships that opens the door to reflections about the heart of how our community evolves.
Fr. Jude will be conducting parish duties until Fr Richard Moroney arrives hopefully during week commencing 22nd October. http://www.northamptondiocese.org/NEWSANDEVENTS/tabid/54/Default.aspx
There will be weekday Mass most days, please see website or church bulletin or notice board outside church for confirmation.
Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament will take place on Friday morning before Mass.
Year of Faith
To celebrate the start of ‘The Year of Faith’ Bishop Peter Doyle will be addressing the people and clergy of our Pastoral area on Tuesday 16th October at 7.45pm at Sacred Heart Church Flitwick.
Christmas Bazaar –Saturday 1stDecember, please place donations for items in the box within the porch.