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

Calendar for APRIL 2019

Date

Day

Name

Mass times

Pray for

1

Mon

Lenten Feria

12 noon Low Mass

2.30p.m. Mothers' Union - Rosemary Clarke - slide-show with reflections on Palestine

Members of the Armed Forces

2

Tue

Lenten Feria

6 p.m. Low Mass

Emergency Services

3

Wed

Lenten Feria

10a.m. Low Mass

The Ring Trust

4

Thu

Lenten Feria

11 a.m.Low Mass

The Additional Curates Society

5

Fri

Lenten Feria

11 a.m.Low Mass

Dean and Chapter of Peel Cathedral

6

Sat

In the Octave

9.15a.m.Low Mass

Those standing for Office tomorrow

7

SUN

5th Sunday of Lent

9a.m. Low Mass
10.30a.m. SOLEMN MASS and Sermon
followed by The Meeting to Appoint Churchwardens & the Annual Parochial Church Meeting

Our Parish and Diocese

8

Mon

Lenten Feria

12 noon Low Mass

Our new Churchwardens

9

Tue

Lenten Feria

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

Our new PCC

10

Wed

Lenten Feria

10a.m. Low Mass

Places of war-fare and violence

11

Thu

Lenten Feria

11 a.m. Low Mass

Hotels and guest-houses

12

Fri

Lenten Feria

11 a.m. Low Mass

Those coming to the Island on holiday

13

Sat

Lenten Feria

9.15a.m.Low Mass

3p.m. Organ Recital at St. George's

The young people of Sunday’s Cool

14

SUN

Palm Sunday

9a.m. Low Mass
10.30a.m. Procession of Palms, reading of the Passion and SOLEMN MASS
 Sunday's Cool meets during the Mass

Confessions will be heard before and after Mass or by appointment

Our Parish and Diocese

15

Mon

In Holy Week

12 noon Low Mass and Homily

Confessions will be heard before and after Mass or by appointment

IOM Prison

16

Tue

In Holy Week

 6p.m. Low Mass

Confessions will be heard before and after Mass or by appointment

Those who administer the Law

17

Wed

In Holy Week

 10a.m. Low Mass

Confessions will be heard before and after Mass or by appointment

8p.m. Choral Evensong sung by the Broughton Parish Choir

Persecuted Christians

18

Thu

Maundy Thursday

7p.m. Thanksgiving for the Institution of the Last Supper, foot washing and watch

Clergy of our Diocese

19

Fri

Good Friday

10 a.m. Stations of the Cross

2p.m. Good Friday Liturgy and Reading of the Passion

The dying

20

Sat

Holy Saturday

 8p.m.Easter Vigil and First Mass of Easter

Brodie Bellew being baptised tomorrow

21

SUN

Easter Day

9a.m. Low Mass
10.30a.m. SOLEMN MASS and R e newal of Baptismal Promises
Sunday's Cool meets during the Mass

Our Parish and Diocese

22

Mon

Octave of Easter

12 noon Low Mass

Recently baptised and confirmed

23

Tue

St George of England

 6p.m. Low Mass

HM the Queen

24

Wed

Octave of Easter

10a.m. Low Mass

Vocations to the priesthood

25

Thu

Octave of Easter 11a.m. Low Mass Vocations to the Religious Life

26

Fri

Octave of Easter

11 a.m. Low Mass

Departed for April

27

Sat

Octave of Easter

9.15a.m.Low Mass

Vocations to Lay ministry

28

SUN

2nd Sunday of Easter

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

Our Parish and Diocese

29

Mon

St Catherine of Siena

12 noon Low Mass

The European Union

30

Tue

St Pius V

6p.m. Low Mass

Bishops Glyn and Peter

31

Wed

 

10a.m. Low Mass

 

ADVANCE NOTICES

18th May Island Spirituality Network - St John's Mill 10am - Rev’d Ian Bradley ‘A pod of ‘P’s – following the Celtic Way’.