St. Leo the Great   5 Beech Avenue,  Glasgow G41 5BY   0141 427 0293 The Archdiocese of Glasgow.  A Designated religious charity, No SCO18140   
Priest: Fr Gerry Fitzpatrick

20th Sunday Year 14th August  2011

 She said: Lord, even the dogs eat the scraps . . . . .

 Tomorrow, 15th August, is the Feast of the Assumption.  Mass at 10.00

Entry:  You alone are holy, and you alone are Lord,
and you alone are the Most High, Jesus Christ, our Lord.
Glory to the Father, glory to the Son,
glory to the Holy Spirit now and for ever.  Amen.

 We praise you,
we bless you,
we adore you,
we glorify you,
we give you thanks for your great glory,
Lord God, heavenly King,
O God, almighty Father.
Lord Jesus Christ, Only Begotten Son,
Lord God, Lamb of God, Son of the Father,
you take away the sins of the world, have mercy on us;
you take away the sins of the world, receive our prayer;
you are seated at the right hand of the Father,
have mercy on us.
For you alone are the Holy One,
you alone are the Lord,
you alone are the Most High,
Jesus Christ,
with the Holy Spirit,
in the glory of God the Father.  

 Reading I: Reading I: Isaiah 56:1, 6-7

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Psalm 66: May he bless us and keep us, may he give us his peace..

God, be gracious and bless us, let your face shed its light on us.
So may your ways be known upon the earth, all nations find your help.
May he bless us and keep us, may he give us his peace.

Let the nations exult with joy for you rule us with justice.
Let all the peoples praise you, O God, let all the peoples praise.
May he bless us and keep us, may he give us his peace.

Reading:    Romans 11:13-15, 29-32
Gospel Acclamation:  Alleluia,  alleluia.  This is what the Lord asks of you, this, only this:   
to act justly, love tenderly, and walk humbly with your God.   
Alleluia, alleluia . . . . . . .

Gospel: Matthew 14:22-33

For a deeper trust in God: that we may call out in faith, with sincerity and conviction,
to God who can deliver us in all our difficulties.   Lord, hear us

For refugees and immigrants: that we always  may welcome the stranger into our communities
and help them to become neighbors and friends.  
Lord, hear us

For the Jewish people whom God has irrevocably called:
that they may experience the compassion and mercy of God more fully. 
Lord, hear us

For all who are affected by violence or war, famine and drought,
and for all who help them with their almsgiving, their time, and their prayers.  
Lord, hear us

For the sick of the parish,  the housebound,  and the terminally ill and their families: David Crolla,
Donald McInnes, Kieran McDermott, Charlie Hamilton, Joseph Boyle, Margaret McCafferty, 
Margaret Whitelaw, Moira Montgomery,  May Conroy, Alan Hutcheson,
Carol Gallagher, Jean Martin,  Sadie Coll, Margaret Lanigan,  Kenneth Fee, Peter Gibson,
Cathy and Leo Gilbert,  Linda Giulianotti, Kathleen Mallon, Joe McGhee, Margaret Padden,
Liam Brogan,  Fr Joseph Chambers, Cathy Bruce, Mary McKenna, Adrianne Faulds,
and Mary O’Hare.  Lord, hear us

For our deceased relatives, friends & fellow-parishioners, or all those whose anniversary falls about now,
including Michael Wagner, Charles Mulligan, Mary Ryan, Peter Giulianotti, Catherine Young, John Lanigan,
Marie Kelly, Lia Paton, Livio di Mascio, Daniel and Mary Millar, David Millar, Catriona O’Donnell,
Winifred McCallum and John Gaughan. We also pray for those killed serving in the armed forces.  
Lord, hear us

The Preparation of Gifts: as people  bring down the gifts of bread and wine we sing:

 Make me a channel of your peace. Where there is hatred, let me bring your love. . . . . . . . . .


  The Preface Dialogue         

The Lord be with you.  And with your spirit.
Lift up your hearts.     We lift them up to the Lord.
Let us give thanks to the Lord our God.   It is right and just.

St Andrew Sanctus   

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St Andrew Memorial: We proclaim your death, O Lord, and profess your Resurrection  
                                             until you come again, until you come.            
Lamb of God . . . . .

Communion: This is the bread come down from heaven.  Whoever eats of it will never die. 
                           This is the cup of eternal life.  Whoever drinks of it will live for ever.

 Hymn:  This is my will, my one command, that love should dwell among you all. . . . . . . . . . . . .

Copyright.:  Psalm 66 : From The Psalms: A New Translation © 1963 The Grail (England) published by HarperCollins.. Music (c) Gerry Fitzpatrick.  Make me a channel (c) Sebastian Temple. This is my will (c) James Quinn S.J  Words reproduced under Calamus Licence  0262 and CCL 74396

Weekday Mass 10.00 preceded by Morning Prayer.  
Sunday Masses: Vigil on Saturday at 6.00, then Sunday at 9.30 and 11.00   
Tea in the hall after  both masses on Sunday.
Weekday masses this week will be celebrated in the front room of the house – the church is being painted.

Parish offerings for last Sunday: Gift Aid  1st Offering: £332.00 Ordinary 1st Offering: £287.00.  2nd Offering £159.00.
Thanks very much also for donations to the parish Jubilee fund.   Church painting begins on Monday.


 ZUMBA! In  the parish hall on Monday at 8.00. 
WeightWatchers Thursday  7.00

 The St Mungo Singers begin the new session this weekend with a Mass at 6.00 on Sunday 14th August,
followed by a short meeting, a short rehearsal and a social event.  Some of their work this year will be
directed towards the music for the New Missal. 
New members welcome.

St Leo’s choir begins the new session this Monday evening with a rehearsal from 7.00 to 8.00 in St Leo’s house. 
New members welcome

 “Fete and Barbeque. September 4th after 11 o’clock mass.  
Please look out items suitable for the Tombola. This could include bottles of wine, unused gifts, all the usual.
We’re hoping to make this fete bigger and better than before….more info to follow.”

Lourdes Secondary: School begins Wednesday 17th August at the new time of 8.50

  Congratulations to the family of Ivo Cice on his recent baptism in St Leo