A Future for the Catholic Community in Worthing?

At the recent meeting with Bishop Richard and Sarah Kilmartin (Diocesan Chief Operating Officer), the following principles were presented to the parish and accepted, across the board, as a legitimate and reasonable way forward: The parishes of Worthing (St Mary of the Angels) and East Worthing/Lancing (St Charles/Holy Family) will be conjoined; the canonical term … Read more

The Open Cloister at Worth Abbey

THE OPEN CLOISTER AT WORTH ABBEY Desert Wisdom: the power of thoughts – Online Day Retreat led by David Clayton & Michael Woodward. Saturday 24th July 2021. 10.00am – 4.30pm. To book your place online go to www.worth.co.uk/retreats/online-retreats. For further information email toc@worth.org.uk

Preventing Abortion Up To Birth

Ask your MP to vote against abortion up to birth. The abortion lobby, led by the UK’s largest abortion provider, BPAS, has worked with Diana Johnson MP to bring forward an amendment to hijack the Police, Crime, Sentencing and Courts Bill to introduce abortion on demand, for any reason, up to birth to England and … Read more

Sea Sunday 11th July

SEA SUNDAY is the 11th July; a time when we pray for all who live and work at sea. Our second collection will be for Stella Maris, the Catholic Church’s official maritime welfare agency. The charity relies greatly on our support and donations. Please give generously.

Gradually Unlocking

In line with Government advice, the Bishops’ Conference have released further guidelines concerning the celebration of Mass. ‘Hands, face, space’ still exists, as does logging your entry to the church, please. Congregational singing, bizarrely (and sadly), is still not permitted – nor is the Sign of Peace. Holy Communion remains in One Kind. However, you … Read more

The Gift of Holy Communion

Every morning during meditation, I prepare myself for the whole day’s struggle. Holy Communion assures me that I will win the victory; and so it is. I fear the day when I do not receive Holy Communion. This bread of the Strong gives me all the strength I need to carry on my mission and … Read more