Patronal Festival 2016

Mass, Eucharistic Procession and Benediction

to honour SS Julius and Aaron and give thanks for their Prayers and Communion

over the last 90 years, today and into the future with Christ …

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SS Julius and Aaron are honoured with incense during the Entrance Litany
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on each and every one of us … Kyrie, Kyrie eleison!

 

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The Eucharistic Gifts are censed at the Offertory
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Through Him, with Him and in Him … for ever and ever!
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Taking Our Lord to bless the streets of the Parish
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‘I am the Bread of Life’    we sang …
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‘Bread of Heaven, Bread of Heaven’ we sang …
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The Lord blessed each home, each road, each person                     as He passed by
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…  and still they came .. singing His praises!
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… the Younger Guys ….
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… and the Older Guys …
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Back into Church, where we received the fulness of Christ’s Eucharistic Benediction
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and then there was Cake!

 

Sing we of our glorious patrons:

Julius, Aaron; proud to die

for the Faith that still sustains them,

One with all the Saints on high.

Fortified by their example,

we find strength to live Your Way.

(from the SSJA Hymn written by the Director of Music in 2013)

SS Julius and Aaron: pray for us

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