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Saint Paul, Whitley Bay

Trinity Sunday and 1st Sunday after Trinity

12th and 19th June 2022

Welcome to your newsletter, which covers a period of two weeks.

Please use it to help in your prayers each day.

John Vilaseca  01912524916

Collect and readings for Trinity Sunday, 12th June  

 Collect:  Almighty and everlasting God, you have given us your servants grace, by the confession of a true faith, to acknowledge the glory of the eternal Trinity and in the power of the divine majesty to worship the Unity: keep us steadfast in this faith, that we may evermore be defended from all adversities; through Jesus Christ your Son our Lord, who is alive and reigns with you, in the unity of the Holy Spirit, one God, now and for ever.


Reading:  Proverbs 8: 1 – 4 & 22 – 31

Reading:  Romans 5: 1 – 5

Gospel:  John 16: 12 – 15

Collect and readings for 1st Sunday after Trinity, 19th June  

Collect:  O God, the strength of all those who put their trust in you, mercifully accept our prayers and, because through the weakness of our mortal nature we can do no good thing without you, grant us the help of your grace, that in the keeping of your commandments we may please you both in will and deed; through Jesus Christ your Son our Lord, who is alive and reigns with you, in the unity of the Holy Spirit, one God, now and for ever. Amen

Reading:  Isaiah 65: 1 – 9

Reading: Galatians 3: 23 – 29

Gospel:  Luke 8: 26 – 39

Intercessions and intentions for the next two weeks

Please pray for all those on our prayer lists, especially:  

Sunday Prayer list: Richard Little, Alice Whitehead, Jeanne Whitehead, Stephen Potter, Niall and family.

Thursday Prayer list: Roger Abraham, Richard Allen, Diana Bargewell, Michael Bradley, Susie Brett, Christine Deighton, Cynthia Games, Andrew Grundy, Agel Hall, Deborah Henderson, Chris Heptonstall, Terry Mason, Pam McKenzie, Pat Moore, Gwen O’Connell, Ken Rogan, Ray Rutherford, David Simms, Sue Simpkin, Rachel Thompson, George Thornton, Jemma Thorpe, Mark Watson, Emily, Kath, Marie, Lottie, Paul, Tony, Catherine, Frank, Carole, Shirley, Susan, Paul, Antony, Ann.

The recently departed:  Stephen Wallace, Malcolm Snowball, Michael Wright, Lesly Christophoridis

Those whose anniversaries of death fall at this time: Frank Burns, Jill Inman, Gladys Gunn, John Dean, Florence Harrison (first week). And John Elliot, Norman Jackson, Nigel Lamb, Jack Phillips, Heather Marshall, Ernie Bell (second week).

Prayer intentions for week commencing 12th June
Sun 12 Trinity Sunday The Parish
Mon 13 Of the day Parish Centre groups
Tues 14 Of the day The PCC
Wed 15 Of the day Marie Curie Centre
Thur 16 Corpus Christi The Parish
Fri 17 Of the day Musicians
Sat 18 Of the day Those who suffer persecution


Prayer intentions for week commencing 19th June
Sun 19 1st Sunday after Trinity The Parish
Mon 20 Of the day The Monday Group
Tues 21 Of the day Entertainers
Wed 22 St Alban  Ember Day All churches dedicated to St Alban
Thur 23 Ember Day All those encouraging and exploring a vocation to ministry
Fri 24 Birth of John the Baptist Our Vicar
Sat 25 Ember Day All those training for lay or ordained ministry


Services for the next two weeks

All Eucharist services held in church (except 8.30am on Sundays) are livestreamed and recorded via our YouTube channel: 

Please note the addition of the praying of the Daily Office together with St Peter’s, Monkseaton. See the notices for further information.


Weekday Morning Prayer at St Paul's: Mondays to Wednesdays at 8.30am
Weekday Morning Prayer at St Peter's: Thursdays at 8.30am
Saturday Morning Prayer at St Paul's: Saturdays at 9.30am
Weekday Evening Prayer at St Paul's: Mondays to Wednesdays at 5pm
St Paul’s open for private prayer: Saturdays from 10am to 11am
St Paul’s Prayer Group: Thursdays at 10am
St Paul’s Bible Study: 2nd Saturday each month at 10am



12th June

Trinity Sunday

Holy Communion (BCP) 8:30am

Eucharist 10am

Taizé worship 6pm


15th June

  Eucharist 10am


16th June

Corpus Christi: Thanksgiving for the Institution of the Holy Communion Eucharist 7pm


19th June 


Holy Communion (BCP) 8:30am

Eucharist 10am

Healing/Reconciliation Service 6pm

Wednesday 25th May   Eucharist 10am
Thursday 26th May Corpus Christi: Thanksgiving for the Institution of the Holy Communion Eucharist 7pm


19th June 

1st Sunday after Trinity 

Holy Communion (BCP) 8:30am

Eucharist 10am

Misa en Español (Spanish Mass) 6pm


22nd June

  Eucharist 10am


26th June


2nd Sunday after Trinity

Canon Robert Gage presiding

Eucharist 10am

Service of Healing and reconciliation 6pm



Thank you all for helping with Fiesta Whitley Bay and the Jubilee Picnic! The day was a huge success enjoyed by the whole community. Thank you!

Praying and working together with our neighbours: We want to work closer with our neighbours from St Peter's church. We will begin by praying together the Daily Office weekly twice a week. On Tuesday evenings at 5 pm people from St Peter's will join us for Evening Prayer at St Paul's and on Thursday mornings we will join them for Morning Prayer at St Peter's at 8.30 am. Join us! 

St Paul’s magazine: the latest edition of The Gate is now on sale at the back of church or will have been delivered to you. This edition is the last of the current paid subscription period and renewal letters are included in each copy of the magazine. Payments to renew – or start – a subscription can be given to Margaret Barron or Mary Evans or can be made on line: details of ways to pay and the different ways you can receive your copies are set out on the form included in each magazine. Thank you

Confirmations at St Paul's: Would you like to be confirmed? Do you know somebody who would like to be confirmed? We are planning to have Confirmations at St Paul's and we will begin the Confirmation preparation soon. Please, talk to the Vicar if you are interested. 

Flowers in church for the week beginning 19th June have been donated by Margaret Marshall in celebration of her 80th birthday.

Christian Aid envelopes: the total collected in donations from St Paul’s now stands at £1032. Thank you everyone who contributed. Judith Collin

Newsletter entries: for the next edition, please pass them to Mary Evans by 6pm on Tuesday 21st June 2022, or by email to