St Annes Catholic Church BUXTON
Tel 01298 23777

12th January 2020 
 
THE FEAST OF THE BAPTISM OF THE LORD
 
SATURDAY 11.00a.m. Marriage of Anthony Hardman and Emma Goodall
 6.00 p.m. Mass – For Gerry O’Connor - RIP
 
SUNDAY 10.00 a.m. Mass – For all Parishioners
               2.00 p.m. Sunday Club with Willy and the Poor Boys Busker Band. In the Parish Centre (see below)
 
MONDAY              10.00 a.m. Ellen McGraths’ Intentions
 
WEDNESDAY        10.00 a.m. Gerry O’Connor – RIP
                            4.30 p.m. Funeral Reception for Angela Sexton – RIP
 
THURSDAY          10.00 a.m. Requiem Mass for Angela Sexton – RIP
 
FRIDAY               10.00 a.m. Patrick Joyce – RIP
 
SATURDAY          11.00 a.m. Confessions  
                           6.00 p.m. Mass – John and Florence O’Meara - RIP 
 
SUNDAY (19 Jan) 10.00a.m. Mass  - Gerard Kay – RIP Anniversary
 
PLEASE PRAY FOR Angela Sexton RIP whose funeral will take place this Thursday, 16th January at 10.00 a.m.
 AND FOR OUR SICK AND HOUSEBOUND
 
OFFERTORY  5th Jan: Loose Plate - £156.56;  Planned Giving - £222.00;  Standing Orders - £308.00;  Total £686.56.  Many thanks.
 
FIRST HOLY COMMUNION 2020  will take place on Sunday, May 17th at 1 pm.  Our first parents’ preparation meeting will be this Thursday, January 16th at 6.30 p.m. in the Parish Centre.  If you have a child in Year 3 or above and want to enrol in our preparation please take a form from the back of the church, complete it, and return it as soon as possible.  See Fr Gerry or Marion McCabe marionrebeccamccabe@hotmail.co.uk   
 
ST ANNE’S COMMUNITY CENTRE SUNDAY CLUB  - This Sunday, 12th January, 2-4 pm – Willy and the Poor Boys (Busker Band trio) Bring your Dancing Shoes.  Everyone welcome – not just 65+.  Tea/Coffee and Biscuits and Free Raffle.  £3 donation requested. If you intend to come please email sundayclubgo@gmail.com or telephone Caroline Higgins on Bx 27638 so that helpers and refreshments can be organised.  The Sunday Club 2020 Programme Leaflets/Poster is at the back of church. 
 
WHITE FLOWER APPEAL
The Society for the Protection of Unborn Children wants us to write to the Prime Minister asking him not to give parliamentary time to decriminalising abortion in England and Wales.  You will receive a postcard to send and there will be a retiring collection for the work of S.P.U.C.
 
RED MISSIO BOXES 
Thanks to the 11 people who handed in these boxes recently.  The monies have now been counted and sent to the Missionary Society.  Please collect the emptied boxes from the back of Church today.  
 
NEW 100 CLUB  The next draw will take place on Saturday, January 25th after 6 pm Mass.  Prizes - £100; £25; £20.  Thanks to all who have joined.  If you pay monthly please return an envelope with your name and £4.  If you have joined but not yet paid please sign a Standing Order or Cheque for £48 to St Anne’s R C Parish, Buxton and return it next weekend. 
 
FATHER ANTHONY AXE thanks you all for making him so welcome last weekend.
 
FIND US ON FACEBOOK AT www.facebook.com/StAnnesRCBuxton  

Prayer For Creation (216kb)
Safeguarding in the Church today by Cardinal Vincent Nichols (982kb)
Bishop Patrick writes about the Government Independent Inquiry into Child Sexual Abuse Oct 28-Nov 8th (982kb)

EUCHARIST CELEBRATIONS (normally) - - - Saturday 6.00 pm, - - - Sunday 10.00 am - - - WEEKDAY MASSES ------- Mondays, Wednesdays & Fridays at 10.00 am ------- CONFESSIONS Saturday 11:00 am
St Annes Parish Priests

From 1837 Mass was celebrated in Buxton by visiting priests each week. A Father O'Farrell was named from 1848, but it was only in 1850 that the first resident priest was appointed.

Father Edward McGreevy 1850 - 1863 (ob. 22 June 1863)
Father William Margison 1863 - 1871
Father Michael O'Driscoll 1871 - 1873
Vacant 1873 - 1875
Father Joseph Reddington 1875
Father John Power 1875 - 1885
Canon John Theodore Hoeben 1885 - 1899 (ob. 11 Aug 1900)
Father Frederick Kind 1900 - 1927 (ob. 31 Mar 1927)
Father Luke A Prendergast 1928 - 1937 (ob. 29 Sept 1937)
Canon Arthur J Bird 1937 - 1941
Father John Toomey 1941 - 1942 (ob. 1 Feb 1942)
Canon Alfred Baldwin 1942 - 1956
Father Philip Morris 1956 - 1957
Father J Paul Klee 1957 - 1959
Father William McEnery 1959 - 1960
Canon David Ryan 1960 - 1967
Father Bernard Doran 1967 (probably only priest in charge)
Father Gerald Collins 1967 - 1971
Father Joseph Duggan 1971 - 1977
Father Andrew Murdoch 1977 - 1978
Father Paul Cullen 1978 - 1987
Father Dennis Higgins 1987 - 2017 
(ob. 20 Jan 2017)
Father Gerry Murphy 2017 - present

History of St Annes (61kb)
Privacy Notice for the Diocese of Nottingham (175kb)