Week 261

Twenty-Ninth Sunday in Ordinary Time

Reading I
Is 53:10-11
Responsorial Psalm
Ps 33:4-5, 18-19, 20, 22
Reading II
Heb 4:14-16
Mk 10:35-45 or 10:42-45

Rough notes

1924 cornerstone

pink ceiling in nave, blue ceiling in sanctuary, metal crucifix and tabernacle, wooden ambo, suspended canopy, dark wooden wall behind crucifix, round backlit pictures of saints.  

Worship, 3 ed sans readings, Today's Missal, bilingual  

Readers: blue robes EMHC: maroon robes

PR C  

psalm: refrain sung by choir (quartet), verses recited by reader


ferry accident
people helped
apostles' deaths enumerated  

collection: parade to front  

choir anthem, piano accompaniment, rest organ  

metal ciboriums and chalices  

all stood after Oratre Fratres response  


Hand-holding at Our Father  

wandering about for SOP  

fully-vested deacon poked his nose from sacristy but retreated in shame  

stood for closing prayer then sat for announcements

those who never were at this church before were invited to stand and introduce themselves; tedious rubbish; hid behind column  

more long announcements  

half left before closing hymn complete

Same Sunday in 2000

Same Sunday in 1999