Church of the Assumption, Kentstown

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KENTSTOWN

Mass Schedule      Week starting 31 July

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Saturday        6.00 pm - John Clarke; Kevin O’ Carroll

Sunday           9.30 am - 

Sunday           11.30 am - 

Tuesday           10.00 am - Private Intention

Wednesday     10.00 am - St John Marie Vianney

Friday              7.00 pm - First Friday – List of the Dead

Saturday        6.00 pm - Bridget & Michael Higgins

Sunday           9.30 am - Patrick & Bridget Gaughan & Family

Baptisms can be arranged by contacting Fr David. The normal time for Baptisms will be on Sundays after the last Mass.

 
Thought for the Week

Feast Days this week

1 Aug – St Alphonsus Liguori (1696-1787), Bishop, Doctor of the Church, patron of arthritis, founded the Congregation of the Most Holy Redeemer (Redemptorists). He is honoured as a preacher and devotional writer and as an influential master of moral theology.

4 Aug – St John Marie Vianney (1786-1859), Priest, was born near Lyons in France. He overcame various obstacles to be ordained a priest and he served in a remote parish as the Curé of Ars, where his holiness attracted thousands of visitors. He is honoured for his preaching and confessional counsel and is honoured as a model for parish clergy.

5 Aug – St Mary MacKillop (1842–1909) The first Australian saint

6 Aug – The feast of The Transfiguration of Our Lord Jesus Christ seems to have been chosen in order to be exactly forty days before 14 Sept, (the Feast of the Exaltation of the Holy Cross).