St Fillan’s Houston Bulletin 16th Sunday of Ordinary Time (B) 18th July 2021

WELCOME to all those present. United in prayer with those who cannot be at Mass today in person.   Vigil Mass 5.00pm on Saturday 9.30 & 11.00 on Sunday morning.

Please note NO Eventbrite booking required. Just turn up at your usual Mass – if you can. You will receive a three-digit number (to satisfy Track & Trace) which you should then write down/ remember and quote at the door as you arrive until further notice.

Weekday Masses(except Mondays) at 9.30am. WEDNESDAY- morning Mass at 8.00am.

Confessions on Saturdays from 10.00am, 4.30 – 4.45pm and after Vigil-Mass.


Tuesday: St Apollinaris. Bishop of Ravenna & Martyr

Wednesday: St Laurence of Brindisi. Franciscan Capuchin Priest.  Please note Mass at 8.00am

Thursday: St Mary Magdalen. First witness to the Resurrection.

Friday: St Bridget of Sweden. Religious & Co- Patron of Europe

Saturday: St Charbel Makhluf. Lebanese Maronite priest, greatly devoted to the Holy Eucharist.

Your prayers, please, for those who are

ILL: Melissa Makin, Molly McGavigan, Tony Gallacher, Ann Campbell, James Clark Sr Ann McColl and for all those who have asked for our prayers in the parish family: those at home and their carers, those in hospital and residential homes, including the staff, and for all suffering in mind and body, especially those alone: Lord, bless them with your grace and peace.

RECENTLY DIED:  Frank Kerr (Glasgow), Rena Mackintosh (Inverness) Jim Collins (Paisley), William Woodworth (USA) and John Curran (Paisley)

ANNIVERSARIES: June Mulholland, Aileen Houston Brash, David McCready, Mary McCready,  Graham Morison and Canon James F Murphy, Grant them all eternal rest, O Lord.

Evening of Prayer with Bishop John – Thursday 5th August in St Mirin’s Cathedral at 7pm – intention - to pray for our Clergy and Religious. ALL WELCOME to attend these devotions in honour of the Year of St Joseph.  Please use Eventbrite link to book your tickets  Alternatively call Angela to book a place on 0141 237 3584. 

On a happy note, singing resumes at Mass this week after a long absence. Again, so much beautiful summer weather too.  Enjoy!  Continue to pray for and support each other.  

Have a much-blessed week!