Our Lady of Good Counsel RC Church

Programme of Events
Saturday 21st and Sunday 22nd February: The Friars will preach at the
Masses introducing the themes and hopes of the Mission.
Monday 23rd to Thursday 26th February: Each morning of the Mission,
after the 9.30am Mass at St Joseph’s Church (Somerset Road), one of
the Friars will give a conference on the theme of the day. Each evening at
7.30pm in English Martyrs’ Church (Teddington Avenue), the Friars and
Sisters will lead Adoration, Worship, Devotions, give talks and testimonies.
The Parish of the Immaculate Heart of
Mary in Huddersfield
Monday 23rd February Theme “God so loved the world He sent his only
Son” John 3:16 the evening will focus on the sublime reality of God’s love
and the offer of reconciliation. The evening will include a testimony from one
of the Friars.
Tuesday 24th February at 7.30pm: Theme “Yes Lord, You know that I
love You” John 21:1-19 the evening will focus on God’s loving initiative
which asks us to respond, the reality of grace and its wondrous effects. The
evening will include a service of reconciliation with the opportunity for
individual confessions.
Wednesday 25th February at 7.30pm Theme “I am the bread come down
from Heaven” John 6:22-51 the evening will focus on the Eucharist as the
source and summit of Christian life and will include a Eucharistic healing
service and benediction.
Thursday 26th February at 7.30pm Theme “Empowered by the Holy
Spirit”-Mass of the Holy Spirit.
For further details on the mission contact: Immaculate Heart of Mary Parish,
English Martyrs Presbytery, Teddington Avenue, Dalton, Huddersfield,
01484 327007 www.ihom.org.uk or email
Parish Mission
26th February 2015
Led by the Franciscan Friars and Sisters of
the Renewal
What could the Mission do for you?
Ever thought that there has to be more than this?
Surely life has more to offer…”I have come that you may
have life and have it to the full” Jesus said in John’s
Gospel 10:10
Ever thought you could do with a little more help or
that your strength was fading away?
“I can do all things through Jesus Christ who strengthens
me,” St Paul writes in his letter to the Philippians 4:13
Ever thought that maybe now was the time to come
back home?
“I rejoiced when I heard them say let us go to God’s
House” Psalm122
Ever thought that you needed more love in your life?
“God so loved the world he sent his only Son that whoever
believes in him shall not perish but have eternal life” John’s
Gospel 3:16
Ever thought I am not sure which way to go? Ever
thought I am not sure what is true? Ever thought I
don’t know which way my life should go?
“I am the way, the truth and the life” Jesus said in John’s
Gospel 14:6
What will the Mission be?
A Time of Grace for us all
A Time of Growth for the young
A Time of Refreshment for the old
A Time of Renewal for families
A Time of Healing for the broken
A Time of Joy for the sorrowing
A Time of Challenge for the complacent
A Time of Forgiveness for the sinner
A Time of Strength for the holy
A Time of Homecoming for those who have been
For general information on the Catholic Church see the Catholic
Answers web site www.catholic.com
and for Catholicism in England and Wales see
“Lord where do you live? Come and See”
John’s Gospel 1:38