Entries by Haydn Blackey

Grandparents’ Week

This weekend sees the start of Grandparents’ Week, October 21st – 28th 2018. To celebrate the generous commitment of the grandparents in our parish we will have Coffee after Mass. At each Mass this weekend we will invite God’s blessing on all the grandparents of our parish by praying the Prayer for Grandparents composed by […]

Canon Isaac Returns

Canon Isaac returned to the parish on Thursday and would like to take this opportunity to thank everyone who prayed for him during his operations.  Canon says: I was bolstered by the prayers of so many generous people and by the best wishes expressed in the large number of get-well cards and messages. Thanks be […]

October – The Month of the Holy Rosary

October is the Month of the Holy Rosary and to mark the month the Parish will pray the Rosary together in the Church twenty minutes before the weekday Mass each day. Today is the start of the month, so our recitation of the Rosary will begin before Mass and continue on each weekday throughout the month, […]

APF-Missio Mission Box Collectors needed

Due to bereavement and ill-health two of the APF Mission Box collectors have had to drop out of the role. Peter Jones, who is the Parish APF Secretary, needs further support urgently. The collection of the boxes takes place twice a year, so volunteering will only commit you to the effort twice a year. If […]

Supporting the Missions

Last Weekend we were joined by Fr Emmanuel Osei-Akoto who shared with us the vision of the Spiritans. In response to his appeal the Parish raised £1,238 to support the work of the Spiritans across the world. In response to our Parish donation Fr Emmanuel writes: That is amazingly generous! I am really pleased with […]

Launch of the new Website

Today (Friday 21st of September) we launch the new Parish Website. As the new site goes live Canon Isaac wishes to acknowledge the contribution that Martin Griffiths has made over many years in designing and updating the website. In recent months Martin has identified the need to give up this role. We thank Martin for […]

Weekday Mass Times

Weekday Mass Times return to normal this week. Following the period when due to Canon’s eye operation we have had to change Mass Times and cancel some Masses. Mass Times return to normal from this weekend (22nd-23rd September). Please continue to check the newsletter and the events page for updates.

Update on Canon Isaac’s Health

Canon has asked that we pass on his thanks to everyone who sent him Get Well cards and prayers during this time. Canon’s first operation went very well, and his recuperation is going to plan. His second operation takes place on Tuesday (25th September) and he asks us all to pray for him, and for […]