We will suspend our Lent Collection next week: the bucket on the font will be for the special appeal following Cyclone Idai in South East Africa. CAFOD is part of the DEC so we will channel our gift through them. We hope to have Gift Aid envelopes by then.
Family Fast Day is on Friday 15th March. You are invited to have a simple meal and donate the saving to CAFOD. Gift Aid envelopes are at the back of the Church for the collection next weekend.
There are many opportunities to deepen your faith and renew your spirit during this season of Lent.
Details and booking forms are now available for you in the parish office. The date for the pilgrimage this year is 24th-31st August. It will be led by Bishop Alan Hopes under the theme “Blessed are the Poor for the Kingdom of God is Yours.” This is always a wonderful pilgrimage with many friends … [Read more…]
Bishop Alan will be coming to St Michael’s on 4th July to confirm 13 of our young people who are shown in the picture. They are now preparing to receive this sacrament and are attending sessions on a Friday evening following the Diocesan programme in the YouCat series for young people. This is a very … [Read more…]