Newsletters

Newsletter 28th February 2021

Dear Parishioners ‘THE TRANSFIGURATION’ “Reality or vision, this we have seen.If it had lasted but another momentIt might have held for ever! But the worldRolled back into its place, and we are here,And all that radiant kingdom lies forlorn,As if it had never stirred; no human voiceIs heard among its meadows, but it speaksTo itself […]

Newsletter 21st February 2021

Dear Parishioners Every moment of our lives is a time for believing, hoping and loving. The call to experience Lent as a journey of conversion, prayer and sharing of our goods, helps us, as communities and as individuals, to revive the faith that comes from the living Christ, the hope inspired by the breath of […]

Newsletter 14th February 2021

Dear Parishioners Father Kevin has now settled into his new residence in Manchester and is receiving much needed rest ahead of his treatment. We do pray that Father receives the very best medical treatment in Manchester and gets well soon with the support of his family and grandchildren close by.  In the meantime, please pray […]

Newsletter 7 February 2021

Dear Parishioners Further to last week’s newsletter, Father Kevin has now returned to Manchester for treatment. We do pray that Father receives the very best medical treatment in Manchester and gets well soon with the support of his family and grandchildren close by.  In the meantime, please pray that as a Parish full of love […]

Newsletter 31st January 2021

Dear Parishioners It is with great sadness that this Thursday Father Kevin leaves us whilst he returns to Manchester for treatment. At the beginning of December Father injured himself from a fall on the ice and following tests, has been told his cancer has returned. We do pray that Father receives the very best medical […]

Newsletter 17th January 2021

Your Prayers are asked for …The repose of the soul of Lilly Rawdon who died this morning (Sat. 16.01.21) fortified by the rites of Holy Mother Church. Details of her funeral will be announced when known.  Safe and Essential: On Friday 8 January, following some questions about why our churches remain open, Bishop John Sherrington, […]

Newsletter 10th January 2021

Prayer for today: God most high, your only Son embraced the weakness of our flesh to give us the power to become your children; your eternal Word chose to dwell among us, that we might live in your presence. Grant us a spirit of wisdom to know how rich is the glory you have made […]

Newsletter 3rd January 2021 – 2nd Sunday Week Of Christmastide

Dear Parishioners, Happy New Year to You all, May God give you, for every storm, a rainbow, for every tear, a smile, for every care, a promise, and a blessing in each trial. For every problem life sends, a faithful friend to share, for every sigh, a sweet song, and an answer for each prayer. May […]

Newsletter 19th December 2020 – 4th Sunday of Advent

Dear Parishioners, Please prayer for Father Kevin’s recovery and that he may return to the parish and celebrate Mass the Christmas Masses. We wish to give thanks to Father Michael Bell who will celebrate the Saturday Vigil and Sunday Mass, Father Michael O’Donoghue from Newark who celebrated the second group for First Holy Communion Mass […]

Newsletter 13th December 2020 – 3rd Sunday of Advent

Dear Parishioners, Unfortunately, following a fall on Monday, Father Kevin has taken some time off to rest and recuperate. He will be away from the Parish until Thursday 17th December. Please prayer for Father’s recovery and that he may return to the parish and celebrate Mass next weekend. We wish to give thanks to Father Michael […]