50 St Bernadette Parish Bulletin

NEWS & BULLETIN St Bernadette's Parish Church Motherwell
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Welcome to the St. Bernadette Parish Bulletin, your source of news and information about the vibrant community of St. Bernadette Parish. In this bulletin, we will provide you with updates on the latest events, news, and activities happening within the parish. Whether you're a long-time member or a newcomer, we hope that this bulletin will keep you connected and informed about all the wonderful things happening in our parish.

1. Weekly Mass Schedule

1.1 Sunday Masses

Join us every Sunday for our regular Masses. We offer a variety of Mass times to accommodate everyone's schedule:

- 8:00 AM: Early Morning Mass

- 10:30 AM: Family Mass

- 5:00 PM: Evening Mass

1.2 Weekday Masses

In addition to our Sunday Masses, we also have weekday Masses for those who wish to attend:

- Monday to Friday: 7:00 AM

- Saturday: 8:30 AM

2. Sacraments and Celebrations

2.1 Baptism

If you're looking to have your child baptized, please contact the parish office to schedule a baptismal preparation session and reserve a date for the sacrament.

2.2 First Holy Communion

Children preparing to receive their First Holy Communion will undergo a period of catechesis and spiritual formation. Please check the bulletin for the schedule of classes and important dates.

2.3 Confirmation

For those seeking the Sacrament of Confirmation, please contact the parish office for more information on the preparation process and upcoming Confirmation dates.

2.4 Weddings

Couples planning to get married at St. Bernadette Parish must contact the parish office at least six months in advance to begin the marriage preparation process.

2.5 Funerals

In times of loss, the parish community is here to support you. Please reach out to the parish office for assistance with funeral arrangements and bereavement support.

3. Parish Ministries and Organizations

3.1 Liturgical Ministries

Join our dedicated team of volunteers who serve during Mass. Opportunities are available for lectors, altar servers, extraordinary ministers of Holy Communion, and music ministry.

3.2 Faith Formation

Our faith formation programs cater to all age groups, from children to adults. Whether you're looking to deepen your understanding of the Catholic faith or prepare for a sacrament, there's a program for you.

3.3 Outreach and Service

St. Bernadette Parish is committed to serving those in need. Join our outreach and service ministries to make a difference in our community through acts of charity, social justice, and support for the marginalized.

3.4 Youth Ministry

Our vibrant youth ministry offers a variety of activities and events for teens and young adults. From retreats to service projects, there's always something exciting happening for our young parishioners.

3.5 Men's and Women's Groups

Connect with fellow parishioners through our men's and women's groups. These groups provide opportunities for fellowship, spiritual growth, and support in living out our faith in everyday life.

4. Parish Events and Announcements

4.1 Annual Parish Picnic

Mark your calendars for our annual parish picnic, taking place on Sunday, August 20th. Join us for a day of food, games, and fellowship as we celebrate our parish community.

4.2 Advent and Lenten Retreats

Take time for spiritual reflection and renewal during our Advent and Lenten retreats. These retreats offer opportunities for prayer, reflection, and growth in preparation for Christmas and Easter.

4.3 Parish Mission

Stay tuned for details on our upcoming parish mission. This special event will feature guest speakers and workshops designed to deepen our faith and inspire us on our spiritual journey.

4.4 Volunteer Opportunities

Looking to get involved? Check the bulletin regularly for volunteer opportunities within the parish. Whether it's helping with a fundraiser, organizing an event, or joining a ministry, your time and talents are always welcome.

4.5 Parish Fundraisers

Support the parish and its ministries by participating in our various fundraisers throughout the year. From bake sales to raffles, these events not only raise funds but also provide opportunities for parishioners to come together and have fun.


The St. Bernadette Parish Bulletin is your one-stop source for all things related to our parish community. Stay connected, informed, and engaged by reading the bulletin regularly. We look forward to seeing you at our upcoming events and celebrations as we continue to grow in faith and fellowship together.