羅省華人天主堂消息 8/7/2011 常年期第十九主日
3. 為慶祝林健漢神父發愿入慈幼會金禧及晉鐸40周年，牧民議會定于8月20日星期六晚上在海皇翠亨邨大酒樓舉行晚宴，餐券費用為$35，今天彌撒後請與Josephine Wong購餐券。
4. 請為本堂的青年Paul Yeh, Timothy Chiu, Dorothy Chan, Carol Tsang, Danita Ng, Kelvin Leung及Ming Lu祈禱，他們將與三十多名來自費城，德州，及北加州的青年一起參加在馬德里舉行的世青大會，祈求聖神保佑他們一路平安及聖竉萬增。
5. 加 州天主教華人生活營 (CACCLC) 將於9／2至9／5的勞工節長週末在 Menlo- Park Vallombrosa Center 舉行。主題是「與天主，回到未來」。由來自加拿大溫哥華的何庭耀神父為主講神師。活動內容包括: 神父講座、小組分享、靈修體驗及見証等。歡迎所有十八歲或以上的青年參加。在7／20前報名更有特價優惠：學生／非就業人士收費為$190；就業人士收費 為$225。詳情，請瀏覽 請大家踴躍支持！多謝各位。主佑！
6. 健康舞班暫停今天及8/14兩課. 8/21, 復課。
9. 新一年度的中文成人慕道班已開始，請邀請你們的非教友親友到來，給他們一個認識天主的機會，也歡迎再慕道者參加。上課時間:每主日上午11時至12時半在Conference Room＃1。有意者請與葉修女或慕道班導師聯絡。
10. 聖家會將在9月3-4日在Sierra Madre 的Mater Dolorosa Passionist Retreat Center舉辦退省，退省主講者/導師是Calgary 的鄔維揚執事(Deacon John Woo, MD) ，會員費用是$100，非會員$120，請與Maggie Tsui 或Connie Lau報名。
中文彌撒：Warren Lee, Jacqueline Tong & Eddie Choi
英文彌撒：Linna Chu & Jude Wong
本周內彌撒意向：蔡冰晶全家謝恩求乎安，Andrew & Stella Kung，Bosco Tao，蕭太，陳劍珍，陳美蓮求健康。
請為以下病人祈禱：岑謝桂群，Rosa Chan， Benedict Ho，Shirley Wong，Maria H. Cheung。
Papal Intention for August: That World Youth Day taking place in Madrid may encourage all the young people of the world to root and found their lives in Christ.
St. Bridget’s Chinese Catholic Church Bulletin
The Nineteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time
1. The restroom next to the religious articles sales counter has been refurbished. Parishioners are welcome to use it.
2. The youth center for the parish has also been completed, and will officially open on August 21st. Parishioners are welcome to visit on that day.
3. To celebrate the golden anniversary of Father Lam becoming a Salesian, and the fortieth anniversary of his priesthood, the PPC has decided to hold a banquet at Empress Harbor Seafood Restaurant in Monterey Park in the evening of August 20th. Tickets are $35 per person. Josephine Wong will be selling the tickets after the Masses today.
4. Please pray for Paul Yeh, Timothy Chiu, Dorothy Chan, Carol Tsang, Danita Ng, Kelvin Leung and Ming Lu. These young people from our church will join thirty some youths from Philadelphia, Texas, and Northern California in their pilgrimage to the World Youth Day held in Madrid, Spain. Pray that the Holy Spirit will grant them bountiful Grace and a safe journey.
5. This year’s California Chinese Catholic Living Camp (CACCLC) will be held up in the Bay Area during Labor Day Weekend, from Friday September 2nd to Monday the 5th. The theme is “Back to the Future, with God,” and the spiritual director is Father Anthony Ho from Vancouver, Canada. Highlighted camp activities include father’s talks, group workshops, praise and worship, and taize. Anyone above 18 is invited to attend. Early bird pricing has ended, but registration is still accepted. More information can also be found on http://www.cacclc.net. We thank everyone for the active support, and God bless you all.
6. Line Dance will be suspended today and August 14th. It will resume on August 21st.
7. Monday August 15th is the Feast of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary. The Legion of Mary will have a Mass to celebrate the Feast on Saturday August 13th at 9:30 a.m. All parishioners are welcome.
8. The new annual Chinese RCIA class has begun on June 12th. We invite you to ask your non-Catholic relatives and friends to attend, to give them a chance to know God. Classes are held every Sunday from 11 a.m. to 12:30 in Conference Room #1. Those interested please contact Sister Grace or the RCIA teachers.
9. The Holy Family Society will hold its annual retreat from September 3rd to the 4th at the Mater Dolorosa Center in Sierra Madre. The retreat director will be Deacon John Woo MD, from Calgary. The cost is $100 to members, and $120 to non-members. Please register with Maggie Tsui or Connie Lau.