Sunday Mass Readings

12th SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME - YEAR B

20th June, 2021

FIRST READING
JOB 38:1,8-11

RESPONSORIAL PSALM
PSALM 106(107):23-26,28-32

Give thanks to the Lord, his love is everlasting.

SECOND READING
2 CORINTHIANS 5:14-17

GOSPEL
MARK 4:35-41


MASS TIMES MUDGEE

MONDAY - NO MASS

TUESDAY, WEDNESDAY, THURSDAY - MASS 9:30AM

FRIDAY - MASS 12:30PM

SATURDAY - VIGIL MASS 5:00PM

SUNDAY - MASS 9:00AM


Confession/Anointing

Please ring and book, the priests are available


COUNTRY MASS SUNDAY

KANDOS / RYLSTONE (alternating)

SUNDAY - MASS 11:00AM

GULGONG

SUNDAY - MASS 10:30AM

Confession/Anointing

Please ring and book, the priests are available


MUDGEE & GULGONG ROSTERS
.... click here


DAY BY DAY

MONDAY - 14th June 
12 Noon Angelus 

TUESDAY - 15th June 
9.30am Mass Mudgee
11.00am Requiem Mass - Joyce Comer (Gulgong)
12 Noon Angelus  

WEDNESDAY - 16th June 
9.30am Mass Mudgee
9.30am St Mary's Craft and Friendship Group
12 Noon Angelus  

THURSDAY - 17th June  
9.30am Mass Mudgee - Yr2 SMCS 
12 Noon Angelus  

FRIDAY - 18th June   
12  Noon Angelus and Rosary (Front of Church)
12 Noon Reconciliation (Back of Church)
12.30pm Mass Mudgee   

SATURDAY - 19th June    
12 Noon Angelus
4.15-4.40pm  Reconciliation (Back of Church)
5.00pm Vigil Mass Mudgee   

SUNDAY - 20th June  
12TH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME
9.00am Mass Mudgee 
10.30am Mass Gulgong
11.00am Mass Rylstone
12 Noon Angelus
5.00pm Word & Faith Group

MONDAY - 21st June
11.00am Funeral Prayers - Bill Yates (Kandos)
12.00 Noon Requiem Mass - Lois Pilley (Mudgee)

 TUESDAY - 22nd June
St Aloysius Gonzaga, Memorial
9.30am Mass Mudgee Memorial Mass - William Pronk
12 Noon Angelus

WEDNESDAY - 23rd June
Sts John Fisher and Thomas More, Memorial
9.30am Mass Mudgee - SMCS Yr 4
9.30am St Mary's Craft and Friendship Group
11.00am Funeral Prayers - Tony Milton (Mudgee)
12 Noon Angelus

THURSDAY - 24th June 
The NATIVITY of ST JOHN THE BAPTIST, Solemnity
9.30am Mass Mudgee
12 Noon Angelus

 FRIDAY - 25th June 
10.30am Mass - Whiddon (Residents only)
11.00am Josephite Companions Meeting
11.30am Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament
12 Noon Angelus and Rosary (Front of Church)
12 Noon Reconciliation (Back of Church)
12.30pm Mass Mudgee 

SATURDAY - 26th June   
12 Noon Angelus
4.15-4.40pm Reconciliation (Back of Church)
5.00pm Vigil Mass Mudgee 

 SUNDAY - 27th June 
13th Sunday in Ordinary Time
9.00am Mass Mudgee
10.30am Mass Gulgong
11.00am Mass Rystone
12.00 Noon Baptism - Rylstone
12 Noon Angelus
5.00pm Word & Faith Group


Anointing / Home Communion
Please ring and make an appointment,
Fr Owen and Fr Dong are available,
and we can visit you at home.


 

Parish News

First Eucharist Programme 2021

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First Eucharist videos resource for your child


Sacramental Programmes 2021

Parish Based, Community Centred, School Supported ... Click here for more


Confirmation Programme 2021

Sacrament of Confirmation  You have the joy of being the first educators of your children in the gift of faith and our Parish offers support to your families, at this important time.

If you intend for your child to be Confirmed and you have NOT attended a Parent/Carer Information Session, then please contact the Parish Office on 02 6372 2122.

If you intend for your child to be Confirmed AND YOU HAVE ATTENDED A PARENT/CARER INFORMATION SESSION, then please click the button below to enrol your child.

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Confirmation Video Resources


2021 RISE Youth Festival

RISE 2021
1-2 July 2021

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RISE 2021: Thursday 1 July, 2021 10am - Friday 2 July, 2021 3pm.
RISE is for youth in Years 6 to 9. Youth in years 10 and 11 can be involved as team members.
Register Now


Rise Yoth Festival 2021



Mudgee News

Note Would you like to help organise a Men's Night for the parish?
The Parish Council is organising a Men's Night and are asking for any men or women interested in helping.
As it is the Year of St Joseph, we are planning a Q & A Forum on Fatherhood. It will be very relaxed and run to a time frame.
This is an opportunity to engage in our prish, meet new people and create a support network in our community.
If you would like to be of assistance please contact Russell Croake on 0438 721 755 or Annette Fergus on 0402 934 218 or the Parish Office. 

Note THE PARISH OF ST MARY'S NEEDS YOUR HELP
We are very grateful to have so many parishioners from a variety of age groups involved in various ministries and it takes many volunteers to continue to keep our beautiful parish going. We are currently asking for help with the following ...

Cleaners 
Cleaners for the St Mary's Church to work as a team on a rostered basis. We are hoping to have four teams, one team cleaning each week. Thank you to those that have shown interest.
If you or someone you know would be interested, please contact the Parish Office on 02 6372 2122.

Welcomers
We are looking for parishioners who would like to be part of our welcoming ministry. This involves saying hello and welcome as people come in to weekend Masses. If you would to be a part of this important ministry, please contact the office. 

Flowers Needed...
We are currently in need of flowers to be used in the Church. If you have flowers growing in your garden and would like to donated them to the church, please drop them to the back of
the church on Fridays.

Altar Washing
Church Linen: We are in need of volunteers to look after the washing and ironing of the church linen. Many thanks to Margaret Bryant who has attended to this with great care for many years. Margaret would now like to step back and therefore we need someone else to step up. Please talk to Fr Owen or the Parish Office.

JOSEPHITE COMPANIONS MEETING - Friday 25th June, 11am in the Parish Centre. All welcome.

Gulgong News

Bottle Collection - is still happening. If you have any 10c refundable bottles and would like to donate them to the church, please place them in the bin at the back of the Convent.

GCWG Meeting - for Tuesday 6th July has been cancelled. Instead, the GCWG will meet at Phoebe's Cafe for a social cuppa at 10.30am.


Parish News

Online Giving



Covid Pray At Home

FOR PRAYING AT HOME DURING THE CORONAVIRUS PANDEMIC


Year of St Joseph

Reflection for June 2021 -- Fr Khalid Marogi


Pope's 2021 intentions

Pope's Intentions for June

The Beauty of Marriage —Let us pray for young people who are preparing for marriage with the support of a Christian community: may they grow in love, with generosity, faithfulness and patience.


Sacred Heart - June THE MONTH OF JUNE

The month of June is dedicated to The Sacred Heart of Jesus. This month falls within the liturgical season of Ordinary Timewhich is represented by the liturgical colour green. This symbol of hope is the colour of the sprouting seed and arouses in the faithful the hope of reaping the eternal harvest of heaven, especially the hope of a glorious resurrection. It is used in the offices and Masses of Ordinary Time.


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Fan the Flame

Towards Plenary Assembly One October 2021

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‘Why are you so frightened? How is it you have no faith?’
Mark 4:35-41

As people of faith, we believe that, through the gift of his Church, the Lord has equipped us, and continues to equip us, to recognise the needs of our time and set ourselves to doing something about them.

www.plenarycouncil.catholic.org.au/
fantheflame/


Word and Faith Group

St Mary's has a Word and Faith Group on Sundays at 5pm in the Parish Centre. If you would like to be part of the Group or you would like to find out more information, please contact the Parish Office.


Prayer Partner Program

Would you like to volunteer to become a Prayer Partner to one of our HSC Students?

Next term, our Year 12 students will begin their Trial Exams and then HSC Exams in October. We are asking for Parishioners to volunteer to be a prayer partner for the Students as they complete their formal education and start their exams.

If you would like to volunteer, please write your name on the pink sign up sheet.

The greatest gifts we can give to each other, is to pray for one another.


Be a Part of RISE

Do you ever ask "Where are all the young people?" Come and see the youthful face of our church and help at the RISE Youth Festival 2021 - our biggest RISE Festival ever!

Do you have a heart open to welcoming and listening to young people? Do you want to be part of a festival of faith?

You can make a difference, express your interest in volunteering! Please contact the Parish Office for further details.

* RISE is a child safe-event run by the Catholic Diocese of Bathurst. By expressing your interest in volunteering you agree to follow all related Diocesan policies and procedures.


Diocese News

DIEP AND THAO TO BE ORDAINED TO THE DIACONATE

Bishop Michael McKenna will ordain to the Diaconate, Diep Quang Nguyen and Thao Van Nguyen, on Friday 9th July 2021, during 6.00pm Mass in the Cathedral of St Michael and St John, Bathurst.

Read more HERE>


Catholic Observer 

The Catholic Observer available now

The April edition of the Catholic Observer is out now and available to read HERE


BISHOP McKENNA's EASTER MESSAGE 2021

Bishop Michael McKenna Easter message is available to read HERE


AN EVENING WITH GRAHAM LUPP

Bishop McKenna invites you to an evening with Graham Lupp, where he will present on Edward Gell and the fascinating journey that led to the beginnings of a cathedral and many historically significant buildings within the Bathurst region.

Find out more HERE 

 Book tickets HERE



UPCOMING WORKSHOPS ...

Christology Through Art

Birth, Death, Resurrection, Ascension and Pentecost

Facilitated Rev Dr Elio Capra, this workshop will explore the two central focus of Christology through art: the theology of the Incarnation (Birth) and the Paschal Mystery (Death, Resurrection, Ascension and Pentecost). This will be explored using both classical and contemporary art.

The workshop will:
expand your awareness of the importance of the Paschal Mystery to the life of the Church, to Christians, humanity, and the whole creation
reflect on the interaction/intersection between art and Scripture

Dates
Monday 21st June - St Brigid's Parish Hall (for Dubbo)
Tuesday 22nd June - St Joseph's House, Perthville 
from 9.30am - 3.00pm

More Information about this workshop, click here or contact Karen Burke on 02 6338 3000.


Music Ministry workshop for everyone

Gen Bryant will be the guest presenter and lead the music ministry at RISE Youth Festival, scheduled for 1st - 2nd July at St Stanislaus' College, Bathurst.

Gen has worked with schools, churches and communities for over 15 years. She has shared the stage with well-known artists such as Fr Bob Galea, Steve Angrisano, Gary Pinto, and in 2017, was the support act to matt Maher at the Australian Catholic Youth Festival (ACYF), Sydney.

Gen will be runninga workshop open to parish musicians, teachers, SRE teachers and anyone who is interested on WEDNESDAY 30 JUNE from 11am to 2pm at STANNIES.
You can register for the workshop HERE 


Encounter Evening

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COVID restrictions from Monday 29 March 

  • The number of people allowed in a place of worship is still limited to 1 person per 2 square metres. The current number of people allowed in churches will not change from Monday.
  • While there is no upper limit on the number of people attending a funeral or wedding, if the service is held within a place of worship (a building), the number of people able to attend is still restricted by the 1 person per 2 square metre rule.
  • Restrictions on singing in places of worship will be lifted as of this Saturday.
  • All organisations must continue to ensure they keep accurate records of all attendances, including through QR Codes, to enable fast contact tracing in the event of any community transmission. 
  • It is critical everyone continues to practise COVID-safe behaviours, practising social distancing, staying home if unwell and getting tested if suffering from the mildest of symptoms. 
  • A CONTACTLESS SIGN IN FOR MASS

    You can scan a QR code on your phone and enter your details 
    OR
    You can have an individual card that a Welcomer will scan for you as you come into Mass.
    All information will be confidential. No information will be stored on any portable devices (e.g. phones).
    What do you need to do?  

    • If you would like to have an individual card to be scanned by the Welcomer at arrival at Mass, you will need to provide the Parish with you details. Please place you name, contact number on the BLUE SHEET provided on the clipboard at the back of the church.
    • If you are happy to scan a QR code on you phone, you don't have to do anything at this stage. We are waiting for new poster with our Parish QR to arrive from Bathurst.

    Calling for Volunteers - We are needing volunteer parishioners to help with the scanning each week for those with a card. Training will be provided for volunteers.

    CHURCH ENTRY NOTICE

    COVID-19 is a highly contagious disease. In order to to reduce and prevent the spread ... read more

    CARING FOR OUR COMMUNITY

    To help prevent the spread of COVID-19, we strongly encourage the following measures ... read more

    CORONAVIRUS HELP

    If you or someone you know need help or just someone to talk to during this time of crisis, please contact the parish office on (02) 6372 2122

    TODAY'S READINGS

     

     

     

     

     

     

    WE ACKNOWLEDGE THE TRADITIONAL CUSTODIANS OF THE LAND ON WHICH WE LIVE, WORK AND PRAY. WE WALK ON WIRADJURI COUNTRY. MAY WE CONTINUE TO LOVE AND RESPECT THE LAND AS THEY HAVE.

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    CONTACT US

    Address

    57 Market Street
    PO Box 14
    MUDGEE NSW 2850

    Phone

    (02) 6372 2122

    Fax

    (02) 6372 6700

    Email

    office.mudgee@cdob.org.au

    OFFICE HOURS


    MONDAY

    10:00am - 4:00pm


    TUESDAY - FRIDAY

    9:00am - 4:00pm



    LUNCH BREAK


    MONDAY - FRIDAY

    1:00pm - 2:00pm