I am sure you would all agree that 2020 was like no other year that you have ever known and that you would not wish to live through anything like it again. All started well, our community was growing, and the church was always full, sometimes hard for you to get a seat on a … [Read more…]
Please be aware that there won’t be any live streamed mass until Fr. Philip comes back from holiday. Masses are only held at St. Michael’s every wednesday morning and Sundays. Please refer to the newsletter for further information.
With the Apostolic Letter “Patris corde” (“With a Father’s Heart”), Pope Francis recalls the 150th anniversary of the declaration of Saint Joseph as Patron of the Universal Church. To mark the occasion, the Holy Father has proclaimed a “Year of Saint Joseph” from today, 8 December 2020, to 8 December 2021. By Vatican News In … [Read more…]
CATHOLIC BISHOPS’ CONFERENCE OF ENGLAND AND WALES Covid-19 Route Map: Step 4 Guidance Introduction This Guidance is offered to the Dioceses of England and Wales as the country moves into Step 4 (19th July) of the Government Covid-19 Response Roadmap published in February 2021. This date has been delayed by 5 weeks as the Government … [Read more…]
Dear Grandfathers and Grandmothers, Dear Elderly Friends, “I am with you always” (Mt 28:20): this is the promise the Lord made to his disciples before he ascended into heaven. They are the words that he repeats to you today, dear grandfathers and grandmothers, dear elderly friends. “I am with you always” are also the words … [Read more…]