Please support the Knights of St Columba in their work providing Christmas food parcels for the needy and elderly. Please bring donations of food packets and tins and place them in the boxes provided on the right side of the church facing the altar. If anyone knows of someone who should receive a parcel please give their name, which will be kept confidential, to Richard Collison.
A reminder to those with children whose fifth birthday falls between September 1 2019 and August 31 2020 that the closing date for admissions to St Paul’s Catholic Primary School is January 15 2019. A copy of the Supplementary Information Form is available online (https://stpauls-herts.secure-dbprimary.com). The hall and grounds etc of the school are available for hire. Full details of times and charges can be found on the same website. Enquiries can also be emailed to the school at firstname.lastname@example.org
DEANERY PILGRIMAGE TO POLAND, 26th May–1st June 2019 with Fr Philip and Northern Star Travel.* Price is £700 and there are still places available. Further information is available with booking forms by the newsletters. (* Same operator who took our Fatima trip in 2017.) The pilgrimage will be following in the footsteps of John Paul II and will visit Krakòw, Wadowice, Częstochowa and Auschwitz. Please ring Presbytery at Hoddesdon on 01992.440.986 to let us know that you are booking.
Parents and Candidates are to take note of the following: Candidates (not the parents!), should see Fr. Clement/Maria McKenna for enquiries/Forms. Parents may accompany their children and that would be appreciated. Classes will start in January, every second Saturday from 3pm. Candidates will be expected to stay on for Saturday evening Mass (5.00 pm).To ensure that there is continuity and progression in working together, Candidates are expected to attend ALL lessons, be regular and punctual at every organised activity or event during the course. For more information please contact; John and Maria McKenna