The national guide lines still limit the number of people at mass to 10 in both St. Paul church & Marias Minde. If the authorities continue with this number we will investigate the possibility of celebrating mass outside in the school playground. For information check the parish website. Electronic registration is still necessary at firstname.lastname@example.org .
Anyone wanting a Catholic marriage must complete a preparation course. The spring course is postponed until after Easter. It is planned to start on Monday 12th April & finish on Monday 10th May but the dates may have to be changed. Check the parish website & the announcements. Enrolment is at the parish office tel: 55215950 or to one of the priests.
The closing date for applications to enter St. Eystein seminary next year is 31st January. Applications can be sent to the principal, father Tao Nguyen. For more information contact the parish offic.e
Tuesday 2nd February is Candle mass day, the feast of Christ’s presentation in the Temple. It is also ordination day in our diocese when we pray especially of ordinations. Before the 7 pm mass the candles to be used in the church during the coming year will be blessed followed by a procession of light. After mass there will be Blasius blessing of throats.