© Llay/Rossett Parish 2023
Llay Parish Wrexham, North Wales
Diocesan Pilgrimage to Lourdes, 23rd to 30th July 2024 This year’s diocesan Pilgrimage will take place from Tuesday 23rd to Tuesday 30th July (7 nights), flying direct from Liverpool to Lourdes. Poster and booking form with all details at the back of the church on notice board as well as on parish website. Bookings are to be made through Joe Walsh Tours on Freephone 0808 1890468 or joewalshtours.co.uk Please note that the dates on the poster and booking form are the correct ones – Joe Walsh Tours need to update their website which has incorrect information at present. Download Booking Form

North Wales African Catholic

Community

Pilgrimage to St. Winefride’s Well, Holywell, Sunday 26th May at 2pm. Mass will be celebrated by Bishop Peter Brignall. Please come along with food and drink to share. See notice in the porch. Cytûn Policy Bulletin The Easter issue of the bulletin is Available on the parish website. View Here….
Quietness (Reverence) in Church Be silent, be thoughtful, and be reverent, for this is the house of the Lord. Before Mass speak to God. During Mass let God speak to you. After Mass speak to one another, but quietly, without disturbing those who are at prayer – ideally in the porch.

Days of Recollection at Loreto,

Llandudno 2024

All are welcome to these monthly Saturdays of Recollection at Loreto led by the Loreto Team. They are free of charge and a wonderful opportunity for some quiet reflection. Please do pass on the information to anyone you think may be interested. There is no charge for the day, but a box will be left out for donations. (Suggested donation: between £5- £10, or whatever can be afforded) 2024 Dates - 16 March, 27 April, 25 May, 15 June, 14 September, 16 November, 7 December. 10.30 - 3.30. New Lectionary to be launched from Advent 2024 The Dicastery for Divine Worship and the Discipline of the Sacraments has confirmed the approval by the Bishops’ Conference of England and Wales for the new Lectionary. The Lectionary, which includes the scripture readings for Mass and the sacraments, will come into use in Catholic parishes in England and Wales from Advent 2024. Read More….

'Wrecsam Clarion'

The New Digital Diocesan Newsletter Welcome to the March edition of 'The Clarion' the new Digital Diocesan Newsletter. Please click the button below to read the latest issue.
First Holy Communion Preparation class this coming Saturday (27th), 11 to 12 noon – children with their parents or guardians.

RIP

We announced the death of Mike Smiga some time ago. We now have been given the funeral arrangements. Mike’s Funeral Mass will be celebrated in the Cathedral in Wrexham at 12noon on Wednesday, April 24th. He will be sorely missed by his family and his many friends, especially within this parish. Please keep him and them in your prayers. May he rest in peace. Missio (The Red Boxes) Thank You! In 2023 our parish raised £1,813.54 through our Red Boxes and donations to Missio and the Mill Hill Missionaries. Thank you! Our missionary community here at St Francis of Assisi is part of a worldwide network of people supporting missionaries through prayer and financial assistance. Please visit www.missio.org.uk to find out more about how your support changes lives for the better.

Sunday (21st): - “God Shepherd

Sunday”, World Day of Prayer for

Vocations.

On this occasion we also have our annual collection for our Church Student Fund, which will be taken up after all Masses next weekend. Those with boxes of offertory envelopes will find an appropriate envelope there. Please use it. And there are also small manila envelopes available in the porch for those who would like to use them. Any cheques must be made payable to “Llay Catholic Church”. Food Bank The“Food Bank” Collection begins this weekend. Please put your dry food donations in the appropriate boxes/containers which you will find in the porch, put there by the SVP.

Escorted Tour to Westport, Knock

& Co Mayo, 16th June 2024.

£899.00 pps. Price includes: flight, 10kg hold luggage, 5 nights in 4 Star Castlecourt Hotel, Westport with Dinner, Bed & Breakfast. Lunch on three days. All entertainment, excursions and transport included. Visit Knock, Galway City, Kylemore Abbey, Croagh Patrick & Ashford Castle. Single supplement on Enquiry. Contact Patricia or Natali on 01268 762 278 or 07740 175557 or email knockpilgrimages@gmail.com Network for a better World VA few copies of their recent Newsletter can be found in the porch.
Our Holy Father’s Prayer Intention for April 2024 For the role of Women This month’s prayer intention is “that the dignity and richness of women be recognized in all cultures, and for an end to the discrimination they suffer in various parts of the world.”

Let Us Pray For The Sick of the Parish

Dear Jesus, divine physician and healer of the sick, we turn to you in this time of illness. Oh dearest comforter of the troubled, alleviate our worry and sorrow with your gentle love, and grant us the grace and strength to accept this burden. Dear God, we place our worries in your hands. Amen.
4th Sunday of Eastertide Yr B “Good Shepherd Sunday” Saturday - 3rd Week of Eastertide 10.00 - 10.30 Confessions 6.00pm - Mass Sunday - 21st April 2024 10.00am - Mass 3pm - 4pm - Eucharistic Adoration
Mon - 4th Week of Eastertide 9.30am - Mass Tues - 4th Week of Eastertide 9.30am - Mass Wed - 4th Week of Eastertide No Parish Mass - 12noon Cathedral - Funeral Mass for Mike Smiga RIP 3pm - 4pm - Eucharistic Adoration Thur - St Mark, Evangelist (feast) 7.00pm - Mass Fri - 4th Week of Eastertide 9.30am - Mass

Mass Times

St Francis of Assisi is open for SATURDAY, SUNDAY and Weekday MASS and During week for private prayer 9am - 5pm
Latest Bulletin to Download - Parish news insert -
Saturday - 4th Week of Eastertide No Morning Mass 10.00 - 10.30 - Confessions, also available by request or appointment. 5th Sunday of Eastertide Yr B 6.00pm - Mass Sunday - 28th April 2024 10.00am - Mass 3.00pm - Eucharistic Adoration
After the Sunday mass there will be Tea/Coffee served in the church hall.
CLARION CLARION
© Llay/Rossett Parish 2023
Llay Parish Wrexham, North Wales

Mass Times

St Francis of Assisi is open for SATURDAY, SUNDAY and Weekday MASS and During week for private prayer 9am - 5pm
Latest Bulletin to Download - Parish news insert -
Our Holy Father’s Prayer Intention for March 2024 For the role of Women This month’s prayer intention is “that the dignity and richness of women be recognized in all cultures, and for an end to the discrimination they suffer in various parts of the world.”
First Holy Communion Preparation class this coming Saturday (27th), 11 to 12 noon – children with their parents or guardians.

RIP

We announced the death of Mike Smiga some time ago. We now have been given the funeral arrangements. Mike’s Funeral Mass will be celebrated in the Cathedral in Wrexham at 12noon on Wednesday, April 24th. He will be sorely missed by his family and his many friends, especially within this parish. Please keep him and them in your prayers. May he rest in peace. Missio (The Red Boxes) Thank You! In 2023 our parish raised £1,813.54 through our Red Boxes and donations to Missio and the Mill Hill Missionaries. Thank you! Our missionary community here at St Francis of Assisi is part of a worldwide network of people supporting missionaries through prayer and financial assistance. Please visit www.missio.org.uk to find out more about how your support changes lives for the better.

Sunday (21st): - “God Shepherd Sunday”,

World Day of Prayer for Vocations.

On this occasion we also have our annual collection for our Church Student Fund, which will be taken up after all Masses next weekend. Those with boxes of offertory envelopes will find an appropriate envelope there. Please use it. And there are also small manila envelopes available in the porch for those who would like to use them. Any cheques must be made payable to “Llay Catholic Church”. Food Bank The“Food Bank” Collection begins this weekend. Please put your dry food donations in the appropriate boxes/containers which you will find in the porch, put there by the SVP.

Escorted Tour to Westport, Knock & Co

Mayo, 16th June 2024.

£899.00 pps. Price includes: flight, 10kg hold luggage, 5 nights in 4 Star Castlecourt Hotel, Westport with Dinner, Bed & Breakfast. Lunch on three days. All entertainment, excursions and transport included. Visit Knock, Galway City, Kylemore Abbey, Croagh Patrick & Ashford Castle. Single supplement on Enquiry. Contact Patricia or Natali on 01268 762 278 or 07740 175557 or email knockpilgrimages@gmail.com Network for a better World VA few copies of their recent Newsletter can be found in the porch.
Diocesan Pilgrimage to Lourdes, 23rd to 30th July 2024 This year’s diocesan Pilgrimage will take place from Tuesday 23rd to Tuesday 30th July (7 nights), flying direct from Liverpool to Lourdes. Poster and booking form with all details at the back of the church on notice board as well as on parish website. Bookings are to be made through Joe Walsh Tours on Freephone 0808 1890468 or joewalshtours.co.uk Please note that the dates on the poster and booking form are the correct ones – Joe Walsh Tours need to update their website which has incorrect information at present. Download Booking Form

North Wales African Catholic Community

Pilgrimage to St. Winefride’s Well, Holywell, Sunday 26th May at 2pm. Mass will be celebrated by Bishop Peter Brignall. Please come along with food and drink to share. See notice in the porch. Cytûn Policy Bulletin The Easter issue of the bulletin is Available on the parish website. View Here….
Quietness (Reverence) in Church Be silent, be thoughtful, and be reverent, for this is the house of the Lord. Before Mass speak to God. During Mass let God speak to you. After Mass speak to one another, but quietly, without disturbing those who are at prayer – ideally in the porch.

Days of Recollection at Loreto, Llandudno

2024

All are welcome to these monthly Saturdays of Recollection at Loreto led by the Loreto Team. They are free of charge and a wonderful opportunity for some quiet reflection. Please do pass on the information to anyone you think may be interested. There is no charge for the day, but a box will be left out for donations. (Suggested donation: between £5-£10, or whatever can be afforded) 2024 Dates - 16 March, 27 April, 25 May, 15 June, 14 September, 16 November, 7 December. 10.30 - 3.30. New Lectionary to be launched from Advent 2024 The Dicastery for Divine Worship and the Discipline of the Sacraments has confirmed the approval by the Bishops’ Conference of England and Wales for the new Lectionary. The Lectionary, which includes the scripture readings for Mass and the sacraments, will come into use in Catholic parishes in England and Wales from Advent 2024. Read More….

'Wrecsam Clarion'

The New Digital Diocesan Newsletter Welcome to the March edition of 'The Clarion' the new Digital Diocesan Newsletter. Please click the button below to read the latest issue.
4th Sunday of Eastertide Yr B “Good Shepherd Sunday” Saturday - 3rd Week of Eastertide 10.00 - 10.30 Confessions 6.00pm - Mass Sunday - 21st April 2024 10.00am - Mass 3pm - 4pm - Eucharistic Adoration
Mon - 4th Week of Eastertide 9.30am - Mass Tues - 4th Week of Eastertide 9.30am - Mass Wed - 4th Week of Eastertide No Parish Mass - 12noon Cathedral - Funeral Mass for Mike Smiga RIP 3pm - 4pm - Eucharistic Adoration Thur - St Mark, Evangelist (feast) 7.00pm - Mass Fri - 4th Week of Eastertide 9.30am - Mass

Let Us Pray For The Sick of the Parish

Dear Jesus, divine physician and healer of the sick, we turn to you in this time of illness. Oh dearest comforter of the troubled, alleviate our worry and sorrow with your gentle love, and grant us the grace and strength to accept this burden. Dear God, we place our worries in your hands. Amen.
After the Sunday mass there will be Tea/Coffee served in the church hall.
CLARION CLARION
Saturday - 4th Week of Eastertide No Morning Mass 10.00 - 10.30 - Confessions, also available by request or appointment. 5th Sunday of Eastertide Yr B 6.00pm - Mass Sunday - 28th April 2024 10.00am - Mass 3.00pm - Eucharistic Adoration
© Llay/Rossett Parish 2024
Llay Parish Wrexham, North Wales

Mass Times

St Francis of Assisi is open for SATURDAY, SUNDAY and Weekday MASS and During week for private prayer 9 - 5
Our Holy Father’s Prayer Intention for April 2024 For the role of Women This month’s prayer intention is “that the dignity and richness of women be recognized in all cultures, and for an end to the discrimination they suffer in various parts of the world.”
First Holy Communion Preparation class this coming Saturday (27th), 11 to 12 noon – children with their parents or guardians.

RIP

We announced the death of Mike Smiga some time ago. We now have been given the funeral arrangements. Mike’s Funeral Mass will be celebrated in the Cathedral in Wrexham at 12noon on Wednesday, April 24th. He will be sorely missed by his family and his many friends, especially within this parish. Please keep him and them in your prayers. May he rest in peace. Missio (The Red Boxes) Thank You! In 2023 our parish raised £1,813.54 through our Red Boxes and donations to Missio and the Mill Hill Missionaries. Thank you! Our missionary community here at St Francis of Assisi is part of a worldwide network of people supporting missionaries through prayer and financial assistance. Please visit www.missio.org.uk to find out more about how your support changes lives for the better.

Sunday (21st): - “God Shepherd Sunday”,

World Day of Prayer for Vocations.

On this occasion we also have our annual collection for our Church Student Fund, which will be taken up after all Masses next weekend. Those with boxes of offertory envelopes will find an appropriate envelope there. Please use it. And there are also small manila envelopes available in the porch for those who would like to use them. Any cheques must be made payable to “Llay Catholic Church”. Food Bank The“Food Bank” Collection begins this weekend. Please put your dry food donations in the appropriate boxes/containers which you will find in the porch, put there by the SVP.

Escorted Tour to Westport, Knock & Co Mayo,

16th June 2024.

£899.00 pps. Price includes: flight, 10kg hold luggage, 5 nights in 4 Star Castlecourt Hotel, Westport with Dinner, Bed & Breakfast. Lunch on three days. All entertainment, excursions and transport included. Visit Knock, Galway City, Kylemore Abbey, Croagh Patrick & Ashford Castle. Single supplement on Enquiry. Contact Patricia or Natali on 01268 762 278 or 07740 175557 or email knockpilgrimages@gmail.com Network for a better World VA few copies of their recent Newsletter can be found in the porch.
Quietness (Reverence) in Church Be silent, be thoughtful, and be reverent, for this is the house of the Lord. Before Mass speak to God. During Mass let God speak to you. After Mass speak to one another, but quietly, without disturbing those who are at prayer – ideally in the porch.

Days of Recollection at Loreto, Llandudno

2024

All are welcome to these monthly Saturdays of Recollection at Loreto led by the Loreto Team. They are free of charge and a wonderful opportunity for some quiet reflection. Please do pass on the information to anyone you think may be interested. There is no charge for the day, but a box will be left out for donations. (Suggested donation: between £5-£10, or whatever can be afforded) 2024 Dates - 16 March, 27 April, 25 May, 15 June, 14 September, 16 November, 7 December. 10.30 - 3.30. New Lectionary to be launched from Advent 2024 The Dicastery for Divine Worship and the Discipline of the Sacraments has confirmed the approval by the Bishops’ Conference of England and Wales for the new Lectionary. The Lectionary, which includes the scripture readings for Mass and the sacraments, will come into use in Catholic parishes in England and Wales from Advent 2024. Read More….

'Wrecsam Clarion'

The New Digital Diocesan Newsletter Welcome to the March edition of 'The Clarion' the new Digital Diocesan Newsletter. Please click the button below to read the latest issue.
4th Sunday of Eastertide Yr B “Good Shepherd Sunday” Saturday - 3rd Week of Eastertide 10.00 - 10.30 Confessions 6.00pm - Mass Sunday - 21st April 2024 10.00am - Mass 3pm - 4pm - Eucharistic Adoration
Mon - 4th Week of Eastertide 9.30am - Mass Tues - 4th Week of Eastertide 9.30am - Mass Wed - 4th Week of Eastertide No Parish Mass - 12noon Cathedral - Funeral Mass for Mike Smiga RIP 3pm - 4pm - Eucharistic Adoration Thur - St Mark, Evangelist (feast) 7.00pm - Mass Fri - 4th Week of Eastertide 9.30am - Mass

Let Us Pray For The Sick of the Parish

Dear Jesus, divine physician and healer of the sick, we turn to you in this time of illness. Oh dearest comforter of the troubled, alleviate our worry and sorrow with your gentle love, and grant us the grace and strength to accept this burden. Dear God, we place our worries in your hands. Amen.
Latest Bulletin to Download - Parish news insert -
After the Sunday mass there will be Tea/Coffee served in the church hall.
Diocesan Pilgrimage to Lourdes, 23rd to 30th July 2024 This year’s diocesan Pilgrimage will take place from Tuesday 23rd to Tuesday 30th July (7 nights), flying direct from Liverpool to Lourdes. Poster and booking form with all details at the back of the church on notice board as well as on parish website. Bookings are to be made through Joe Walsh Tours on Freephone 0808 1890468 or joewalshtours.co.uk Please note that the dates on the poster and booking form are the correct ones – Joe Walsh Tours need to update their website which has incorrect information at present. Download Booking Form

North Wales African Catholic Community

Pilgrimage to St. Winefride’s Well, Holywell, Sunday 26th May at 2pm. Mass will be celebrated by Bishop Peter Brignall. Please come along with food and drink to share. See notice in the porch. Cytûn Policy Bulletin The Easter issue of the bulletin is Available on the parish website. View Here….
Saturday - 4th Week of Eastertide No Morning Mass 10.00 - 10.30 - Confessions, also available by request or appointment. 5th Sunday of Eastertide Yr B 6.00pm - Mass Sunday - 28th April 2024 10.00am - Mass 3.00pm - Eucharistic Adoration