ST THOMAS THE APOSTLE FINSBURY PARK
KALENDAR FOR THE YEAR 2019
REGULAR SERVICE TIMES
SUNDAY: 10.30 A.M. PARISH EUCHARIST (activities for children), except on 6 January, 30 June, 13 October and 5 January 2020 when this service is at 6 pm and there is a service of Holy Communion at 10.30 am.
On the first Sunday of each month there is a service of Holy Communion at 8.30 am, except on 6 January.
Wednesday: 7 pm Holy Communion, except on 6 March and 14 August when there is a Sung Eucharist at 7.30 pm. On Christmas Day, Wednesday 25 December, there is no service of Holy Communion at 7 pm.
PLEASE PUT THESE DATES IN YOUR DIARY NOW
AND TRY TO JOIN US FOR AS MANY OF THEM AS POSSIBLE.
Sunday 6 January: 6 pm Epiphany of Christ (Parish Party).
Sunday 13 January: 10.30 am Baptism of Christ.
Tuesday 8 January: 7.30 pm Parochial Church Council.
Sunday 3 February: 10.30 am Presentation of Christ (Candlemas).
Wednesday 6 March: 7.30 pm Ash Wednesday.
Monday 18 March: 7.30 pm Parochial Church Council.
Sundays 24 March and 7 April: 5 pm Stations of the Cross.
Monday 25 March: 7.30 pm Annunciation of Christ to Mary.
Sunday 31 March: 10.30 am Mothering Sunday.
Saturday 13 April: 10 am cleaning church for Holy Week.
Sunday 14 April: 10.30 am Palm Sunday.
Thursday 18 April: 7.30 pm Maundy Thursday Liturgy and Vigil.
Friday 19 April: 12 noon Stations of the Cross for children;
2 pm Good Friday Liturgy.
Saturday 20 April: 10 am decorating church for Easter;
9 pm Vigil and First Mass of Easter.
Sunday 21 April: 10.30 am Easter Day and Parish Lunch.
Sunday 28 April: 12 noon Annual Parish Meeting.
Thursday 30 May: 7.30 pm Ascension Day.
Sunday 9 June: 10.30 am The Day of Pentecost.
Sunday 16 June: 10.30 am Trinity Sunday.
Saturday 29 June: 10 am church cleaning.
Sunday 30 June: 6 pm St Thomas the Apostle (Parish Party).
Saturday 10 August: Parish Summer Outing.
Wednesday 14 August: 7.30 pm Blessed Virgin Mary.
Sunday 29 September: 10.30 am St Michael and All Angels.
Sunday 6 October: 10.30 am Harvest Thanksgiving.
Saturday 12 October: 10 am church cleaning.
Sunday 13 October: 6 pm Dedication Festival (Parish Party).
Friday 1 November: 7.30 pm All Saints Day.
Saturday 2 November: 6.30 pm All Souls Day.
Sunday 10 November: 10.30 am Remembrance Sunday.
Sunday 24 November: 10.30 am Christ the King and First Communion.
Sunday 1 December: 10.30 am Advent Sunday.
Saturday 21 December: 10 am church cleaning and Christmas tree.
Tuesday 24 December: 3 pm Children’s Christmas Service;
11.45 pm Christmas Midnight Mass.
Wednesday 25 December: 10.30 am Christmas Day.
Sunday 5 January 2020: 6 pm Epiphany of Christ (Parish Party).
Baptisms take place during the Parish Eucharist at 10.30 am on 24 February, 5 May, 2 June and up to three other Sundays later in the year.
Children activities take place during the 10.30 am Parish Eucharist on Sundays except on 6 January, 31 March, 21 April, 30 June, 28 July, the Sundays in August, 6 October, 13 October and 29 December when either the main service is in the evening or we all worship together.
Collections are made for the Discretionary Fund on 31 March, 30 June, 29 September and 29 December when there is a fifth Sunday in the month. This gives small grants and loans to individuals in need.
The weekly leaflets, available at services and in the porch, contain more up to date information as the above is open both to change and addition.