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PARISH COUNCIL MEETING – Tuesday, April 17 at 7 pm in the Meeting Room. NO BIBLE STUDY – Monday, April 16.

FUNDRAISING DINNER FOR REFUGEE FUND – Saturday, April 21st in the Church Hall. Doors open, 6 pm, Dinner – 6:30 pm. Tickets for the dinner will be on sale after all weekend masses.
Tickets: $ 15 adults, $ 10 children 6 – 12. Dinner will be Greek stuffed chicken
(leg) with sundried tomato, olives & feta cheese, steamed rice, tossed salad and dessert.

There will be door prizes, 50/50 draw and raffles for gift baskets, entertainment will be Irish dancers. All are welcome. If you can’t come to the dinner, but would like to donate

towards the Refugee Fund, envelopes will be available with the tickets. All are welcome!

FINAL WEEKEND TO GET TICKETS FOR THE DINNER. NO TICKETS WILL BE SOLD AT THE DOOR.

CONGRATULATIONS TO Nicolas Dupuis who received the sacraments of Baptism, Confirmation and First Eucharist for Easter. Also Janet Dupuis and Alexander Dissing who were confirmed and received First Eucharist.

CWL BURSARY: Two Bursaries totaling $ 500 each to a son/daughter of a registered member of St. Peter’s Parish graduating from a Catholic High School or Public High School. Must be deserving academically and financially and continues to study at a post secondary institution. Applications are available at the back of the church and must be returned by May 15th. For further information call Mary @ 604-526-7253.

A BIBLICAL WALK THROUGH THE MASS: St. Joseph’s Parish will be running a fascinating 5-part series on the Mass, entitled, A Biblical Walk through the Mass on Mondays, April 16 to May 14 at St. Joseph’s parish Portable, 140 Moody Street, Port Moody. In this study, you will come to know and understand the mass like never before. You will discover the rich meanings behind why we say what we say and do during the Liturgy. The words and gestures of the Mass will be seen in a new light, leading you to a richer, more fruitful worship experience. Info: Jocelyn at 604-469-0713; website: www.GuidetotheMass.com.

Life Transformation Workshop: Forgiveness and Fearless Living – Thursday, April 26, 7 pm at St. Peter’s Parish Hall. Are your relationships troubled? Do you find yourself procrastinating and having difficulties to make decisions? Are you facing persistent health or financial issues? Forgiveness makes you stronger! Learn how forgiveness and letting go of fear affects your body, decision making process, and quality of your life. Registration: $ 20. To register call 778 239 7996 or email milena@mclifecoach.com.

Find more information at mclifecoach.com

The Catholic Health Association of BC is sponsoring a workshop on May 1st for Pastoral Care Volunteers. This session will be held at Saint Michael’s Parish in Burnaby and will start with Mass in the Church. Speakers will address various issues including Depression, the Efficacy of a Pastoral Visit, the Sacramental Ministry to the Sick and Church Teaching on Health Care Issues. Registration is $60 for the day; lunch will be provided. The registration brochure can be downloaded from www.chabc.bc.ca under “upcoming events”. Everyone is welcome – those who volunteer in their local care facilities, as well as those who visit the sick and the elderly in their homes. Pre-registration is required by April 25th.

BLESSED NYKYTA – BISHOP & MARTYR: A Play with Music Commemorating the 100th Anniversary of the Appointment of Bishop Budka as the First Ukrainian Catholic Bishop in Canada. Presented by Fr. Edward Danylo Evanko on Sunday, May 6 at 1:30 pm at Holy Eucharist Ukrainian Catholic Cathedral, 501, 4th Avenue, New Westminster. Admission: Adults – $ 15.00, Youth under 19 – $ 5.00, 12 and under – free (tickets can be purchased at the door). Refreshments to follow in the Parish Hall.