St Joseph's - Roman Catholic Parish - Port Talbot

The Presbytery, Water Street, Port Talbot, SA12 6LE, Wales
Tel. 01639 882846
Diocese of Menevia
Parish Priest: Monsignor J Cefai, MA, PhD

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Times of Service
Commencing 15 September 2018

Saturday: 11.30am (Wedding), 6.00m (Cora Ryan)
Sunday: 8.45am (People of the Parish), 10.00am (Deceased Clergy), 6.30pm (Kathleen Harrington)
Monday: 10.00am (Private Intention)
Tueday: 10.00am (Requiem Mass (Kathleen Hyland))
Wednesday: 9.30am (P. Intention C. Harrington)
Thursday: 10.00am (Eileen Hopkins)
Friday: 10.00am (Bernadette Davies), followed by Adoration

Commencing 22 September 2018

Saturday: 6.00pm (Michael & Isabel Lohan)
Sunday: 8.45am (John Richards), 10.00am (P.I. Mgr J Cefai), 6.30pm (Parishioners)

Confessions: next Saturday 11.00am and 5.30pm and on request

Let us remember in our prayers: Sick of the Parish & the Clergy of the Diocese; the Benefactors of the Parish; and for all those whom we have been asked to pray for during this week: Kathleen Harrington; Eileen Hopkins; Bernadette Davies; Michael & Isabel Lohan and recently dead: Kathleen Hyland (Funeral Tuesday); Nigel O'Shea. RIP


Home Mission Sunday:
Home Mission Sunday provides us with the opportunity to focus on spreading the Gospel in our local areas. At the same time, contributing to the second collection is one way to play your part in our vision to help the local Church make the Joy of the Gospel a reality across England and Wales and to help Catholics in England and Wales become more confident in sharing their faith.

CAFOD School Volunteer Taster Session
for those who want to find out more about CAFODís volunteer work in schools and parishes. The session will be held next to St Davidís Cathedral in Cardiff on Monday 17 Sept (11am-4pm) and will be a great way to find out more about CAFODís educational work, meet other volunteers, unpack resources and see first-hand what this vital volunteer role entails. Please contact CAFOD at or 029 20 344 882 to find out more and book your place.

The Governors of St Josephís Catholic Junior School, Port Talbot
have the following vacancies:

  1. Temporary Level 1/2 Teaching Assistant 27.5 hours per week- Monday to Friday
  2. Temporary Level 1 Teaching Assistant 11 hours per week Monday and Friday
  3. Temporary Level 1 Admin and Organisation Assistant 5.5 hours per week Ė Friday

For further information contact the school on 01639769743 email: