Church News

  1. DOUBLE EDITION Palm Sunday 14 April and Easter Day 21 April 2019

    Fr Frank writes: As we approach the most holy season of the Church Year, I give below details of the main services for Holy Week and Easter. Harwich & Dovercourt: Wednesday, 17th April: Chrism Mass at the Cathedral, 7.00pm Maundy Thursday, 18th April: Mass of the Lord’s Supper with Watch, 7.00pm Good Friday, 19th April: […]

  2. Fifth Sunday of Lent (Readings from Year A) 7 April 2019

    Fr Frank writes: As we approach the most holy season of the Church Year, I give below details of the main services for Holy Week and the Easter Triduum. Harwich & Dovercourt: Palm Sunday, 14th April: Mass with blessing of Palms, 10.45am Wednesday, 17th April: Chrism Mass at the Cathedral, 7.00pm Maundy Thursday, 18th April: […]

  3. Fourth Sunday of Lent (Readings from Year A) 31 March 2019

    Fr Frank writes:   Both the story of the blind man (in today’s Gospel) and the story of the selection of David as King (first reading) speak to us of God’s choices.   Because God sees into the heart, sees the potential in a person, he chooses differently from the way that we might do. […]

  4. TRIPLE EDITION First, Second and Third Sundays of Lent 10/17/24 March 2019

    This week’s news for both Parishes   During Lent; we are asked to pray for these intentions: Candidates for the Sacraments; Women; The Needy and Hungry of the World; Survivors of Sexual Abuse; Penitents and Wanderers.   The Holy Father’s Mission Intention for March: that Christian communities, especially those who are persecuted, feel that they […]

  5. The Eighth Sunday of Ordinary Time (Year C)

    Fr Frank writes:   This week marks the beginning of Lent. There will be Masses in our two parishes on Ash Wednesday, both with the imposition of Ashes. The Frinton Mass will be at 9.00am and the Dovercourt Mass at 11.30am. I’m sure you do not need me to remind you of the significance of […]

  6. The Sixth Sunday of Ordinary Time (Year C) Racial Justice Day 17 February 2019

    Fr Frank writes:   Today’s readings remind us of the importance of Trust in our life of Faith.   There is a problem in that life teaches us to be suspicious of others. We avoid letting our vulnerability show, and we do not like others to see how weak we really are. But should we […]