Parish of St Matthew the Apostle,
Douglas, Isle of Man

Calendar for JANUARY2019

Date

Day

Name

Mass times

Pray for

1

Tue

Mary, Mother of God

12noon Solemn Mass
Preacher The Very Revd Nigel Godfrey - Dean of St German's Cathedral

Mothers

2

Wed

St Basil & St Gregory

10a.m. Low Mass

Bishop Glyn

3

Thu

Holy Name of Jesus

11 a.m.Low Mass

Faithfulness to prayer

4

Fri

Christmas Feria

12 noon Low Mass

Eastern Mission Partnership

5

Sat

Christmas Feria

10a.m.Low Mass
and Rosary

Mothers’ Union

6

SUN

The Epiphany of the Lord

9a.m. Low Mass
10.30a.m. SOLEMN MASS and Benediction
Preacher: Rt Revd Peter Eagles, Bishop of Sodor and Man

4p.m. Carol Concert

Our Parish and Diocese

7

Mon

St Raymond of Penyafort

12 noon Low Mass

Modern day slaves

8

Tue

Christmas Feria

5p.m. Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament
6p.m. Low Mass

Those preparing for baptism

9

Wed

Feria

10a.m. Low Mass

Those who have lost faith

10

Thu

Feria

11 a.m. Low Mass

Tynwald

11

Fri

St Aelred of Rievaulx

12 noon Low Mass

Religious Communities

12

Sat

Feria

10a.m.Low Mass

10a.m. St John's Mill - Island Spirituality Network

Douglas Borough Council

13

SUN

Baptism of the Lord

9a.m. Low Mass
10.30a.m. SOLEMN MASS and Sermon

Our Parish and Diocese

14

Mon

Feria

12 noon Low Mass

15

Tue

Feria

 6p.m. Low Mass

College of the Resurrection

16

Wed

Feria

 10a.m. Low Mass

Church Army

17

Thu

St Anthony 11a.m. Low Mass Hermits

18

Fri

Feria

12 noon Low Mass

Christian Unity

19

Sat

Feria

 10a.m.Low Mass

Russian Orthodox Liturgy

Fr George and the Russian Orthodox Church

20

SUN

2nd in Ordinary Time

9a.m. Low Mass
10.30a.m. SOLEMN MASS and Sermon

Our Parish and Diocese

21

Mon

St Agnes

12 noon Low Mass

Victims of violence

22

Tue

St Vincent

5p.m. Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament
6p.m. Low Mass
PCC Meeting

Deacons

23

Wed

Feria

10a.m. Low Mass

Christian Unity

24

Thu

St Francis de Sales 11a.m. Low Mass Journalists

25

Fri

Conversion of St Paul

12 noon Low Mass

Manx Blind Welfare Society

26

Sat

St Timothy & St Titus

10a.m.Low Mass

Christian commentators

27

SUN

3rd in Ordinary Time

9a.m. Low Mass
10.30a.m.  SOLEMN MASS and Sermon

Our Parish and Diocese

28

Mon

St Thomas Aquinas

12 noon Low Mass

Spiritual writers

29

Tue

Feria

5p.m. Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament
6p.m. Low Mass

Departed for January

30

Wed

Feria

10a.m. Low Mass

Armed Forces

31

Thu

St John Bosco 11a.m. Low Mass Vocations

ADVANCE NOTICES

3rd February Candlemas - Preacher Fr David Arnold. Mass will be sung by Caarjyn Cooidjagh

3rd March - Visit of Bishop Glyn and Confirmation