Pastoral Letter of Bishop Alan Hopes

PASTORAL LETTERofBISHOP ALAN HOPESfor theFOURTH SUNDAY OF EASTER 2020 This Letter is to be read at all Masses that are live streamed in the Diocese during the weekend May 2/3. Please assure that the Letter is also made available on the parish website. Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ,Today is commonly known as Good Shepherd … [Read more…]

Free Therapy

My name is Rosalind Bubb, I am a parishioner at St Michael’s and I am in the 11.00 am Mass music group, I am also an experienced and qualified therapist offering free, emotional support sessions to nurses, doctors and clinical staff in the UK. Are you feeling tired, stressed, overwhelmed or scared?Would you like a free support session, to help … [Read more…]

π‘ƒπ‘Ÿπ‘Žπ‘¦π‘’π‘Ÿ π‘Žπ‘‘ π‘‘β„Žπ‘’ 𝐸𝑛𝑑 π‘œπ‘“ π‘’π‘Žπ‘β„Ž π‘€π‘Žπ‘ π‘  π‘Žπ‘›π‘‘ π‘ƒπ‘Ÿπ‘Žπ‘¦π‘’π‘Ÿ π‘‘π‘œ 𝑏𝑒 𝑔𝑖𝑣𝑒𝑛 π‘‘π‘œ π‘‘β„Žπ‘œπ‘ π‘’ π‘€β„Žπ‘œ π‘Žπ‘Ÿπ‘’ 𝑆𝑒𝑙𝑓-πΌπ‘ π‘œπ‘™π‘Žπ‘‘π‘–π‘›π‘”

πΊπ‘œπ‘‘ π‘œπ‘’π‘Ÿ πΉπ‘Žπ‘‘β„Žπ‘’π‘Ÿ, π‘π‘Ÿπ‘’π‘Žπ‘‘π‘œπ‘Ÿ π‘œπ‘“ π‘‘β„Žπ‘’ π‘€π‘œπ‘Ÿπ‘™π‘‘, π‘Žπ‘™π‘šπ‘–π‘”β„Žπ‘‘π‘¦ π‘Žπ‘›π‘‘ π‘šπ‘’π‘Ÿπ‘π‘–π‘“π‘’π‘™, 𝑂𝑒𝑑 π‘œπ‘“ π‘™π‘œπ‘£π‘’ π‘“π‘œπ‘Ÿ 𝑒𝑠, π‘Œπ‘œπ‘’ 𝑠𝑒𝑛𝑑 π‘¦π‘œπ‘’π‘Ÿ π‘†π‘œπ‘› π‘–π‘›π‘‘π‘œ π‘‘β„Žπ‘’ π‘€π‘œπ‘Ÿπ‘™π‘‘ π‘Žπ‘  π‘‘β„Žπ‘’ π‘‘π‘œπ‘π‘‘π‘œπ‘Ÿ π‘œπ‘“ π‘œπ‘’π‘Ÿ π‘ π‘œπ‘’π‘™π‘  π‘Žπ‘›π‘‘ π‘œπ‘’π‘Ÿ π‘π‘œπ‘‘π‘–π‘’π‘  πΏπ‘œπ‘œπ‘˜ π‘’π‘π‘œπ‘› π‘¦π‘œπ‘’π‘Ÿ π‘β„Žπ‘–π‘™π‘‘π‘Ÿπ‘’π‘› π‘€β„Žπ‘œ, 𝑖𝑛 π‘‘β„Žπ‘–π‘  𝑑𝑖𝑓𝑓𝑖𝑐𝑒𝑙𝑑 π‘‘π‘–π‘šπ‘’ π‘œπ‘“ π‘π‘œπ‘›π‘“π‘’π‘ π‘–π‘œπ‘› π‘Žπ‘›π‘‘ π‘‘π‘–π‘ π‘šπ‘Žπ‘¦ 𝑖𝑛 π‘šπ‘Žπ‘›π‘¦ π‘Ÿπ‘’π‘”π‘–π‘œπ‘›π‘  π‘œπ‘“ π‘‘β„Žπ‘’ π‘€π‘œπ‘Ÿπ‘™π‘‘, π‘‡π‘’π‘Ÿπ‘› π‘‘π‘œ π‘¦π‘œπ‘’ π‘ π‘’π‘’π‘˜π‘–π‘›π‘” π‘ π‘‘π‘Ÿπ‘’π‘›π‘”π‘‘β„Ž, … [Read more…]

𝐴𝑛 𝐴𝑐𝑑 π‘œπ‘“ π‘†π‘π‘–π‘Ÿπ‘–π‘‘π‘’π‘Žπ‘™ πΆπ‘œπ‘šπ‘šπ‘’π‘›π‘–π‘œπ‘›

My Jesus, I believe that You are present in the Most Holy Sacrament. I love You above all things, and I desire to receive You into my soul. Since I cannot, at this moment, receive You sacramentally, come at least spiritually into my heart. I embrace You as if You were already there and unite myself wholly … [Read more…]