News Category: News

  1. CORONAVIRUS   Following official advice, our Bishops have decided that WE MUST NOT GATHER FOR PUBLIC ACTS OF WORSHIP from Friday 20th March 2020.     THE CELEBRATION OF SUNDAY MASS AND WEEKDAY MASSES WILL TAKE PLACE WITHOUT A PUBLIC CONGREGATION (the times of Mass will NOT be publicised).   Mass is live-streamed from Walsingham […]

  2. IF I CAN’T GET TO MASS   Spiritual Communion       Spiritual Communion is the heartfelt desire to receive Our Lord, even when we are unable because of the distance or for some other reason. This desire to receive him through spiritual Communion is an act of love which prolongs our thanksgiving even when […]

  3. Prayer

    COVID 19 PANDEMIC PRAYER       May we who are merely inconvenienced Remember those whose lives are at stake.   May we who have no risk factors Remember the most vulnerable.   May we who have the luxury of working from home Remember those who must choose between their health or making their rent. […]

  4. Third Sunday and Fourth Sunday in Lent 15 and 22 March 2020

    Fr Frank writes:   My dear friends, CORONAVIRUS. If you suspect that you may have the virus ring 111 and seek advice – do not go to your surgery.   Remember to ensure that we maintain good hygiene: Catch it – sneeze/cough into a tissue Bin it – bin the tissue Kill it – thoroughly […]

  5. Second Sunday of Lent (Tear A) 8 March 2020

    Fr Frank writes:   My dear friends,   CORONAVIRUS. At the time of writing (3rd March) there are only a few cases in the UK. This may change, in which case the guidance given below will change also.   Efforts in England and Wales at the moment are focused on containment of the virus and […]

  6. First Sunday of Lent (Year A) 1 March 2020

    Fr Frank writes:   My dear friends,   Today is the first Sunday of Lent – a season of preparation for the Queen of Feasts, Easter.   During Lent there is a long tradition of ‘giving up something’ (this is a leftover from the rather more rigorous practice of fasting which was so common in […]