October is the month of Our Lady of the Rosary
The Legion of Mary will pray the rosary after the 8am and the 10am masses on Sundays. Please join them.
Also on Wednesday evenings from 19h00 to 20h30 in the hall grow in knowledge of Catholic teachings on the Blessed Mother and how they are connected to Scripture. This is an 8 week Bible Study Program with Marian Devotion starting on 13th October 2021. Register online here
Prison Ministry Appeal Thank you for the response to our appeal for Bibles. We have given the ministry 5 Bibles. Any unused Bibles that you have at home can be left in the repository and they will be passed on to the ministry.
Following a retreat on Saturday 19th September, the CWL enrolled 3 new members and presented long service awards on Sunday 20 September at the 10am mass. Report is here
MARYVALE CATHOLIC CHURCH VENERATION CHAPEL The Adoration Chapel has been converted into a Veneration Chapel, You are encouraged to use it for personal OR group prayers. It is suitable for doing most devotions e.g. Divine Mercy, Sacred Heart, Novenas etc. The Veneration Chapel is open from 08h00 – 18h00 Sunday to Sunday (not Tuesday’s). PRAY, PRAY, PRAY FOR YOU AND FOR ALL!
Bible and the Virgin Mary
Are you looking to deepen your love for the Blessed Virgin Mary? Do you want to grow in knowledge of Catholic teachings on the Blessed Mother and how they are connected to Scripture? Join us for this 8 week Bible Study Program, with Marian Devotion, starting on Wednesday evening 13th October 2021 from 7 – 8:30pm. To prepare for consecration to our Lady on the Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception on 8 Dec 21. This can be via Zoom or by joining the group in the Hall. Learn about Mary’s role in salvation history, and what role she continues to play in our lives today. See Mary as you’ve never seen her before.
Based on Scott Hahn’s Hail, Holy Queen and presented by dynamic speaker Matthew Leonard, this study has something for everyone from the newly confirmed to the fully engaged cradle Catholic.
The trailer and first lesson are available on https://stpaulcenter.com/studies-tools/journey-through-scripture/the-bible-and-the-virgin-mary/
Maryvale Church is open for prayer and the Parish office is open as normal (8am to 4pm weekdays)
We are now allowed 250 people inside the church for mass. Do encourage friends and family to return to mass.
The Southern Cross will be on sale in the foyer before and after all masses (R30) and the repository will be open. We now have a card machine in the repository.
Should you need to contact Fr Tony use the landline 011 640 3154
Our Parish now has an active Facebook page – https://www.facebook.com/MaryvaleCatholicChurch
We will post the weekly Bulletin, Notices and Link to the facebook page and continue sending out the weekly email (unsubscribe button is at the bottom of the email) and the WhattsApp Maryvale Bulletin group ( exit group button is at the end of the “Group info” in WhattsApp).
The links to join either the Maryvale Bulletin WhatsApp Group or the email group are on the home page of https://www.maryvale.co.za/