Entries by Haydn Blackey

Corpus Christi

Today, we celebrate the solemn feast of Corpus Christi. Corpus Christi is three feasts in one: the feast of the Eucharistic sacrifice the feast of the Sacrament of the Eucharist the feast of the Real Presence of Jesus in this Sacrament Corpus Christi is a feast established for three purposes: to give God thanks for […]

Trinity Sunday

Today we celebrate Trinity Sunday, which is officially called “The Solemnity of the Most Holy Trinity”.   The Solemnity is one of the few celebrations of the Church’s Year that commemorates a reality and doctrine rather than a person or event. On Trinity Sunday, we remember and honour the eternal God: the Father, the Son, […]

World Communications Day

Today the Church celebrates World Communications Day when we are asked to pray for those who work in the media. The Church recognises that we live in a digital world and since the launch of the Internet, the Church has always sought to promote its use in the service of the encounter between persons and […]

If anyone loves me he will keep my word, and my Father will love him, and we shall come to him and make our home with him

Today, in the gospel of the Sixth Sunday of Easter, Jesus talks about his relationship with the Father. He reminds us how the disciples’ relationship to him connect the disciples to the Father as well. Jesus promises to send an Advocate or intercessor who will remind the disciples of everything that Jesus taught them and […]

Fundraising Concert for The Wallich

The parish has received a thank you letter from Sian Kinsey, Fundraising Officer, of The Wallich for the £705 donation the Local Voices Choir raised at the recent concert at St Teilo’s. Ms Kinsey reports that the charity is facing “an unprecedented demand for services. At 7.30 this morning (13th of May) our Rough Sleeper […]

Confirmation Candidates’ Retreat

In preparation for their confirmation the young people due to be confirmed recently took part in a retreat at St. Teilo’s Hall. Led by JR, the confirmation catechist, and Canon Isaac the young people took part in a Marian Rosary making activity, learning hymns for the Confirmation Mass and a prayer liturgy in the church. Thus […]