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Message from Fr. Joe (09/05/2021)

Dear Parishioners, In today’s second reading (1 John 4:7-10) and John’s Gospel (15:9-17), there are 20 references of the word ‘LOVE’. The message of Love is repeated again and again: ‘God is Love’; ‘Let us love one another since love … Continue reading

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Update on the Building Project (New Toilet)

Work is progressing nicely on our new project to have a toilet at the back of the church, which will be much more accessible for all parishioners and also wheelchair-friendly! This project costs around £22,000. A kind benefactor had generously … Continue reading

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Catholic Universe Newspapers

If you are interested in getting the Catholic Universe papers delivered direct to your home every week POST FREE (it’s quick and simple!) just go to http://www.thecatholicuniverse.com or call 0161 820 5722 and it would be possible to arrange delivery for … Continue reading

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Thy Kingdom Come

Lighting up the world in prayer: 13th-23rd May 2021 This is a global prayer movement that invites Christians around the world to pray, from Ascension to Pentecost, for more people to come to know Jesus and helps us reflect more … Continue reading

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Sunday Reflection by Sr. Devy (2/5/2021)

5th Sunday of Easter A couple of years ago, I tried my hand at a bit of gardening and trimmed the overgrown Virginia creeper in our garden. In my ignorance, I unknowingly cut one of the main branches close to … Continue reading

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Thank God on Friday

Friday, 7th May 2021 (7.30pm – 9.00pm) Make time to spend a moment alone with God in thanksgiving, prayer and adoration. The short talk, adoration and music will be led by the Verbum Dei Missionaries.

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First Holy Communion Celebrations

Please pray for the 40 children who will be receiving their First Holy Communion on the 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 8th & 9th May. The children (and parents!) have been diligently preparing for this since November and were supposed to have … Continue reading

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Job opportunities

Head of Communications (Archdiocese of Southwark) The Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Southwark is looking to recruit a Head of Communications, initially on a 2 year fixed term contract, to develop and implement a communications strategy for our current times.  Based … Continue reading

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Sunday Reflection by Fr. Joe (25/04/2021)

Good Shepherd Sunday Dear Parishioners, Jesus, our Good Shepherd invites every one of us to follow him and know his voice.  This weekend is when we pray for vocations to the priestly, the religious and consecrated life.  We pray that … Continue reading

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Priest Training Fund

This Sunday is Good Shepherd Sunday, the day we pray for priests and for vocations to the priesthood. The annual collection for the Priest Training Fund will take place this weekend. This fund pays for the priestly formation of men … Continue reading

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