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

Calendar for FEBRUARY 2018

Date

Day

Name

Mass times

Pray for

1

Thu

Feria

11 a.m.Low Mass

The unemployed

2

Fri

Candlemass

11 a.m.Low Mass

7.30p.m. Solemn Mass and Procession of Candles

Those preparing for baptism

3

Sat

St Blaise

9.15a.m.Low Mass

ENT surgeons

4

SUN

5th Sunday in Ordinary Time

9a.m. Low Mass
10.30a.m. SOLEMN MASS and Sermon
Sunday's Cool meets during the Mass

Our Parish and Diocese

5

Mon

St Agatha

12 noon Low Mass

2.30p.m. Mothers' Union with Peter Kelly

Sufferers of torture and abuse

6

Tue

St Paul Miki

6p.m Low Mass

Christians in Japan

7

Wed

Feria

10a.m. Low Mass

 

8

Thu

St Jerome Emiliani

11 a.m. Low Mass

Theologians

9

Fri

Feria

11 a.m. Low Mass

Those who are unwell

10

Sat

St Scholastica

9.15a.m.Low Mass

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

Benedictine nuns

11

SUN

6th Sunday in Ordinary Time

9a.m. Low Mass
10.30a.m. SOLEMN MASS and Sermon
Sunday's Cool meets during the Mass

Our Parish and Diocese

12

Mon

Feria

12 noon Low Mass

7.30p.m. Collation and Induction of Fr Tom Davis as Vicar

Fr Tom

13

Tue

Feria

6p.m. Low Mass

Beetle Drive with hot pot supper

Archdeacon Andie Brown

14

Wed

Ash Wednesday

12noon Imposition of Ashes, Low Mass and homily

7.30p.m. Imposition of Ashes, Solemn Mass and homily

A fruitful Lent

15

Thu

after Ash Wednesday 11a.m. Low Mass Bishop Peter

16

Fri

after Ash Wednesday

11 a.m. Low Mass
followed by Poverty Lunch in aid of ACS

Fr Ben Bradshaw

17

Sat

after Ash Wednesday

 9.15a.m.Low Mass

General Synod

18

SUN

1st Sunday of Lent

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

Our Parish and Diocese

19

Mon

Lenten Feria

12 noon Low Mass

Mayor & Mayoress of Douglas

20

Tue

Lenten Feria

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

Armed Forces Personnel

21

Wed

Lenten Feria

10a.m. Low Mass
and reflection a key character in the Passion Narrative
(Today The Secret Admirer John 18.1-12).

The Hospice

22

Thu

Chair of St Peter 11a.m. Low Mass Pope Francis

23

Fri

St Polycarp

11 a.m. Low Mass
followed by Poverty Lunch in aid of ACS

Bishop Glyn

24

Sat

Lenten Feria

9.15a.m.Low Mass

Departed for February

25

SUN

2nd Sunday of Lent

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

Our Parish and Diocese

26

Mon

Lenten Feria

12 noon Low Mass

MHK

27

Tue

Lenten Feria

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

Tynwald

28

Wed

Lenten Feria

10a.m. Low Mass
and reflection a key character in the Passion Narrative
(Today The Traitor Mark 14.43-46)

Our young people

29

Thu

  11a.m. Low Mass  

30

Fri

 

11 a.m. Low Mass

 

31

Sat

 

9.15a.m.Low Mass

 

ADVANCE NOTICES

2nd March Women’s World Day of Prayer

11th March Mothering Sunday - Bishop Glyn will be with us

25th March Palm Sunday. 29th March Maundy Thursday, 30th March Good Friday, 31st March Holy Saturday, 1st April Easter Day