The Christmas Fayre will take place on Saturday the 24th November 11.00am to 2.30pm. We urgently need the following for the Christmas Fayre: gifts, sweets, bottles, new toys, old toys, preserves, Christmas decorations, stationary, crafts, cakes and tombola prizes. These items can be brought to the Presbytery. Please see noticeboard for donations for hamper items.
A one-day conference to explore how Pope St. John Paul II’s landmark Theology of the Body can transform our lives. Organised by the Diocesan Marriage and Family Life Commission in association with the University of Nottingham Catholic Chaplaincy. Keynote speaker: Edmund Adamus + workshops on marriage, the Gospel of Life and same sex attraction. Cost is £10 (£5 unwaged/students). For more details and to book visit: http://www.totbday.org.uk
Tickets on sale now. Adults £10 and children £5 each. Contact David Pearson on 01623 846 153
Adoremus comes to Mansfield Following the success of the National Eucharistic Congress in Liverpool earlier this year there will be an opportunity to watch and discuss two of the talks given by Bishop Robert Barron at the conference. The first talk, ‘The Mystery of the Mass,’ will be screened on Thursday 15 November. The second, ‘What Makes us Holy?’, on Thursday 6 December. Both at 7.00pm in the Parish Hall. You don’t have to have attended the first video and…
The singers at Saint Philip Neri’s Church Choir will present a Christmas Concert in our Church on Friday 7 December at 7.30pm. Tickets will be on sale at £6.00 each, with proceeds going to our Church Funds.
On Saturday 8 December at 7.00pm, with the Phoenix Singers. £5 enters including refreshments, children free entry. Tickets now on sale or pay on the door. Donation of mince pies/raffle prizes would be much appreciated. Please see Sheila or Margaret.
We will be celebrating a service of anointing for the elderly and infirm of our parish. Arrangements have been made for our housebound to travel to church. Anyone who would wish to receive the Sacrament is welcome at this service. Refreshments will be provided by the SVP in the hall afterwards.
There will be a variety of Christmas baked goods for sale. Young people (of all ages) come and have a go at cookie decorating; all you need is suitable clothing and an adult supervisor.