Cinema Paradiso: 3.45pm for a 4pm start on Saturday, 29 May 2021 in the Church Hall, wine at interval.
RSVP required by 23 May 2021 to Brett via firstname.lastname@example.org or Mob: 0431 133 193.
Should you wish to contribute to catering, please let Brett know by 23 May.
Film: 1987 Danish film Babette’s Feast, which won the Academy Award for Best International Feature Film in that year.
If anyone has any unwanted small plastic plant pots Kathy Drummond would like some to pot up plants for the Op Shop. Thank you.
Men’s Night Out: Saturday 5th June at 6 for 6.30pm
At the Hikaru Japanese Restaurant, Bucknell Street Newtown (off Kings Street, almost directly opposite Missenden Road). Phone: 9516 5959.
See Kevin Green for more details or Ph: (02) 9567–1206.
|2021 St Lukes Enmore Vivid Harbour Lights Cruise:
The festival of light music and ideas returns to Sydney in August 2021 (6–28 August 2021) so the Parish is planning a Vivid Harbour Lights Cruise.
Date: Thursday, 12 August 2021
Time: 5.15pm for a 5.45pm departure
Tickets: $29 per person (all ages) — they say it’s a special price
Departure: King Street Wharf 1 (not the same as Barangaroo Wharf)
RSVP and payment: by Monday 7 June 2021 to Brett (account details upon private request)
Covid-safety announcements and updates will be provided in the pew sheet as they come to hand. Of course, this may mean another cancellation but let’s hope not.
Comprehensive details of the Vivid 2021 programme are available here: https://www.vividsydney.com/
Lea MacNeil has jam, conserves, pickles and various sauces to sell; please email her at email@example.com to order them from her.
Donald, her husband can deliver your specific order to the Opshop where it can be paid for. All proceeds go to St Luke’s Parish.
Weekly Intercessions for our Community:
Sunday: Fr Jeff & Michelle Parker; Ann Petersen, Rachel, & Wolf Winter; Saffron Powell; and Annie Pratton.
Monday: Jo, Ramendra, Thomas & Lucy Raj; John Reimer & Matilda Rinker.
Tuesday: Joyce, Andrew, Rachel, Bianca, Belinda, and Bryson Reddy.
Wednesday: Eddie, Susan, Stephanie, Edwin, Leilani & Carmen Reddy.
Thursday: Grahame Sadler; Ken Searle; and Rajah Selvarajah & Greg.
Friday: We pray for Fr John Bunyan’s pastoral care ministry at Bankstown Hospital and all those he ministers to.
Saturday: Dear loving Father, please deliver us from the coronavirus and limit its impact on Australia and the world. In your mercy bring a swift end to this crisis, particularly in India and PNG. Please protect with your loving care those we love — our families, friends and neighbours. Let your fatherly hand guide, shelter and strengthen them. Cast out all anxious fears and doubts. Give us an increasing trust in you and fill our hearts and minds with your peace. We pray for those around the world now struggling with COVID-19. Heal and comfort those who are sick and suffering. Protect and guide the health professionals who are at the front line. Please give wisdom and courage to those who bear responsibility for confronting this challenge. We ask these things through the powerful name of Jesus. Amen.
Prayers for the sick: David Dunlop; Robert & Lyndall Dubler; Pamela Jaksic; Colin Spokes; Peter Cinelli; John Can Pahali; Alex Regos; Amanda Cowley; Fr Phillip Carter; Peter Knox; Sr Colleen Crook; Nada G.; Br William; Ron Clarke & his family; Lyndall McCarron; Maurice Pope & his family; Raul (Skid Row Radio) & family; Barry McKay; Ruth Dodd; Christina Rees (CBE); Deepika & Deepshika; and Andrew Stratgolda.
Anniversaries of the Departed: Clive Turnbull; Neville Armstrong; Patrick Sadler; Freda Ferguson; Peter Edgely; and Lawrence Clayton.
Saints Commemoration: 24th: John (d.1791) & Charles (d.1788) Wesley, evangelists; 25th: Bede of Jarrow, Priest and teacher (d.735); and 26th Augustine of Canterbury, Bishop and missionary (d.605).
Long Term Pastoral Prayer list: Lyn Carrington; Stephen Thurley; Wolf Winter; John Dickson; John Hardy; Andrew Reddy; Shirley, Barbara & Jade Allen; Br Noel Jeffs (SSF); Kiki Chun; Beth Armstrong; Ann Jeffs; Rhiannon Henry-Edwards; Marissa; Jude, Isla, Meg & Al Donnell; Suzanne Campton; Pauline Newell; Barbara Beecroft; Ann Connolly; Dayalan Saminathan; Kuwert; Grace & Hannah Ashton; Anaisha, & her parents Anu & Digvijay;Ron Nath; Ronan Nath; Veronica Nath; and Rev Laurie McIntyre.
Readings for Next Sunday — Trinity Sunday: First Reading: Isaiah 6.1–8; Psalm: 29; Second Reading: Romans 8.12–17; Gospel: John 3.1–17.
Readings for the coming week: Evening Prayer
|Sunday||Ezekiel 36.22–28||Ps 103.13–22||1 Corinthians 12.1–13|
|Monday||Judges 15.9–20||Pss 60; 61||1 Corinthians 14.26–40|
|Tuesday||Judges 16.1–17||Pss 64; 67||1 Corinthians 15.1–11|
|Wednesday||Judges 16.18–31||Ps 66||1 Corinthians 15.12–34|
|Thursday||Judges 17.1–18.6||Ps 68.24–35||1 Corinthians 15.35–50|
|Friday||Judges 18.7–31||Ps 119.65–88||1 Corinthians 15.51–58|
|Saturday||Isaiah 44.1–8||Ps 150||John 17.17–26|