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  1. Sixth Sunday of Easter (Year C) 26 May 2019

    Fr Frank writes: My Dear Friends, Pope Emeritus Benedict writes: This Sunday’s Gospel, taken from Chapter Fourteen of the Gospel according to St John, gives us an implicit spiritual portrait of the Virgin Mary when Jesus says: “Whoever loves me will keep my word, and my Father will love him and we shall come to […]

  2. Fifth Sunday of Easter (Year C) 19th May 2019

    Fr Frank writes: My Dear Friends, St John Paul II writes: “I John, saw the holy city, new Jerusalem, coming down out of heaven from God”. The splendid vision of the heavenly Jerusalem, which today’s Liturgy of the Word presents to us closes the Book of Revelation and the whole series of sacred books which […]

  3. Fourth Sunday of Easter 12 May 2019

    Fr Frank writes: My Dear Friends, This Sunday, in particular, we think and pray about vocations in our Church. Pope Emeritus Benedict has written: In presenting the mystery of the Church in our time, the Second Vatican Council gave priority to the category of “communion”. In this perspective, the rich variety of gifts and ministries […]

  4. Third Sunday of Easter 5 May

    Fr Frank writes: My Dear Friends, “It is the Lord!” This exclamation of the Apostle John emphasises the intense emotion experienced by the disciples on recognising the risen Christ, who appeared to them for the third time on the shore of the Sea of Tiberias. After a long night of loneliness and toil, the dawn […]

  5. 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: […]

  6. 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: […]