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EucharistNorth Staffs Area Pastoral Council

Our Deanery Clergy are organising 2 evenings of training and reflection for Extraordinary Ministers of Holy Communion.

All Extraordinary Ministers are asked to attend both of these important evenings.

If you are not an Extraordinary Minister only attend at the permission of your Parish Priest.

Evenings of training and reflection for Extraordinary Ministers

7.30pm Tuesday 27th February 2018 and
7.30pm Tuesday 6th March 2018 
(each session should last for 1 hour)

Holy Trinity, Newcastle, Community Centre. (upstairs room)
Holy Trinity, London Road, Newcastle, ST5 1LQ.
The Eucharist is the source and summit of the Christian Life’ CCC1324.

Extraordinary Ministers of Holy Communion – ‘they ought, therefore, to discharge their offices with the sincere piety and decorum demanded by so exalted a Ministry’ Sacrosanctum Concilium, 29.

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North Staffs Area Pastoral Council


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You are invited to attend both of the 2 training and reflection

sessions to be held on:

Tuesday 27th February 2018

Tuesday 6th March 2018

both will start at 7.30pm (for 1 hour).

Venue – Holy Trinity, Community Centre, London Road,

               Newcastle, ST5 1LQ.

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