Altar Frontal

Altar Frontal

Friday, 7 June 2019

Thy Kingdom Come

























Adoration Ssmi, Vespers and Mass.

Father Thomas Finch RIP


























Father Finch was the fifth Vicar of St Mary's and served in the parish from 1967 until 1988. He died on 27 May 2019, aged ninety-eight.  Requiescat in pace.

Saturday, 25 May 2019

I Baptize You...




















A privilege to baptize Mya and to celebrate with her lovely family, friends and supporters.  One of the godparents is very well-instructed...


Monday, 13 May 2019

Rowan Gate


















It is always a pleasure to welcome Rowan Gate School to St Mary's on one of their regular visits.

Sunday, 12 May 2019

Confirmation




















A busy few weeks at St Mary's (Book Sale, Organ Recital, Beetle Drive) came to a very happy conclusion yesterday when Bishop Norman was with us to celebrate the Sacrament of Confirmation.

Sunday, 28 April 2019

Book Sale
















A view from the organ loft. Over 12,000 books in church and over £700 made on the day.  Many thanks indeed to all who worked hard to make this event happen and to all our supporters and customers.

Sunday, 14 April 2019

Holy Week


























Palm Sun: Procession (from vicarage) and Sung Mass at 10.25am
Mon, Tue, Wed: Mass at 6.30pm
Holy Thursday: Sung Mass & Procession at 6.30pm
Good Friday: Stations at 10.00am, Liturgy of the Passion at 3.00pm
Holy Saturday: The Easter Vigil at 8.00pm

Sunday, 17 March 2019

Lent Study Day

It was good to welcome Fr Sam McNally-Cross to St Mary's for our annual Study Day.


























Monday, 4 March 2019

Sunday School



















The Sunday School are producing some excellent works of art these days.

Sunday, 3 March 2019

Ready for Lent



























Roger Smith Memorial Organ Recital


















We were pleased to welcome Jeremiah Stephenson, Acting Director of Music at All Saints' Margaret Street, to St Mary's yesterday.  We were treated to a virtuoso recital, given in memory of our former organist Roger Smith.  Proceeds have gone to the Motor Neurone Disease Association.



Saturday, 2 March 2019

Lent, Holy Week and Easter

Lent
Ash Wednesday: Sung Mass, Sermon & Imposition of Ashes at 6.30pm
Sunday Sermons: 'The Heart in Pilgrimage'
Stations of the Cross: Fridays at 7.00pm
Confessions: Saturdays at 10.00am, or by arrangement
Study Day: Saturday, 16 March. Coffee from 10.00am. Mass at 12noon
Quiet Afternoon: Saturday, 13 April beginning with Mass at 2.00pm

Holy Week and Easter
Palm Sun: Procession (from vicarage) and Sung Mass at 10.25am
Mon, Tue, Wed: Mass at 6.30pm
Holy Thursday: Sung Mass & Procession at 6.30pm
Good Friday: Stations at 10.00am, Liturgy of the Passion at 3.00pm
Holy Saturday: The Easter Vigil at 8.00pm
Easter Day: Sung Mass of the Resurrection at 10.30am


Saturday, 9 February 2019

Burns Night

A great night was had by all...
























The youngest member of our parish family joined us...
























We enjoyed some excellent entertainment...



















And we even found a use for the empties!



















Wednesday, 30 January 2019

Social, Fundraising and Music Dates 2019

'Burns-tide' Supper on 8th February at 7pm
Organ Recital on 2nd March at 11am
Jumble Sale on 9th March at 10am
Children Society Coffee Morning on 30th March at 10am
Organ Recital on 6th April at 11am
Book Sale on 27th April at 10am
Organ Recital on 4th May at 11am
Beetle Drive on 9th May at 6pm
Organ Recital on 1st June at 11am
Summer Fair on 29th June at 10.30am
Organ Recital on 6th July at 11am
Parish Coach Outing to London on 7th September
Jumble Sale on 28th September at 10am
Book Sale on 19th October at 10am
Winter Market on 30th November at 10.30am
More dates to come...