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  • 5th Sunday of Lent Year A

    Weekly News 29/03/2020

    The Gospel of the Fifth Sunday is perhaps the deepest meditation on the mystery of Baptism and membership of the Church. It is a prelude to the events of Easter Sunday when we celebrate the triumph of life over death. To be plunged into the
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    Closure of Places of Worship

    Our Church is now closed even for Private Prayers until further notice. This includes access to key holders (except in cases of emergency).

    In line with The Prime Minister's statement, no churches in the diocese should open again until
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    Sacrament of Reconciliation

    There have been a number of enquiries about how we should approach the whole subject of the Sacrament of Reconciliation. It is important that both the penitent and the priest are kept safe. Therefore, social distancing of two metres should be
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    Coronavirus Advice

    Coronavirus Advice
    During this pandemic (worldwide spread of infection) it is important that we all work together to prevent the spread of the virus and save lives. There are several very simple ways that you can protect yourself and
  • 4th Sunday of lent Year A

    Weekly News 22/03/2020

    When we get to Easter, there are two symbols of the resurrection that we use in the Church: fire and light (the Easter Candle) and water (the Font). Last week we reflected on water, and this week there are passages all about light – true light,
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    Coronavirus – Covid-19 UPDATE

    Coronavirus - Covid-19 UPDATE 1
    Following on from the latest Governments advice the Catholic Bishops of England and Wales have announced the suspension of all Public Services in Catholic Churches from Friday evening 20th March
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    Coronavirus – Covid-19

    Coronavirus – Covid-19
    Following the latest announcements by the Government we have decided to cancel for the foreseeable future the following parish activities:

    Wednesday Night Bingo
    Senior Citizens Get-Togethers
    Sacred Heart Guild
  • 3rd Sunday of lent Year A

    Weekly News 15/03/2020

    The Gospel of the third Sunday is the remarkable conversation between Jesus and the Samaritan woman by the well, the theme is water - which gives life, which cleanses, which is so necessary. This reading forms part of the catechesis given
  • 2nd Sunday of Lent Year A

    Weekly News 08/03/2020

    Lent is a Season of preparation for the whole Paschal Triduum – Maundy Thursday, Good Friday and Easter Sunday: not just a time to reflect on the Cross. Often our Lenten devotions can focus exclusively on the Cross, and the idea of Baptism can
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    News and Views March 2020

    Every year Catholics try to answer the age-old question: What should I do for Lent? Well, who better to pick for as your Lenten spiritual director than Pope Francis? He has some great ideas for you!   Here are a couple, to see the others click

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