Newsletter items for Sun 5th Sept 21

Season of Creation 1st Sept to 4th Oct Today is International Climate Sunday beginning our Season of Creation initiated by Pope Francis All around the world, Christians are uniting to pray and take action for our common home.  Amid crises that have shaken our world, the global Christian family was awakened to the urgent need to heal … Read more

Season of Creation

Today, International Climate Sunday, marks the beginning of the Season of Creation initiated by Pope Francis. During the 2021 Season of Creation (1st September – 4th October), thousands of Christians on six continents get together for a time of restoration and hope, a jubilee for our earth, and to discover radically new ways of living … Read more

Quiet Day

QUIET DAY, WEDNESDAY 22nd SEPTEMBER. A Quiet Day with silence and space to reflect, and including materials on the themes of harvest and fruitfulness will be held on Wednesday 22nd September at a beautiful country house in the South Downs near Arundel. Cost £15. Optional sessions of spiritual direction are available. Also, an individually guided … Read more

Marriage Anniversary Mass

If you are celebrating a wedding anniversary of particular significance you are welcome to join the annual celebration of marriage at St Joseph’s Church in Guildford. This year the celebration, with Bishop Richard, is on Saturday, October 9th with Mass at 11.30am. In order that we can be Covid-compliant, we do ask that everyone book … Read more

Come to the Sunshine Group

On Saturday 18th September, at 2.30pm, a new group will hold its first meeting in the Parish Centre – the Sunshine Group. The group hopes to meet monthly and is designed for “the lost, lonely or low”. If you wish to come you will be given a warm welcome and a cheering “cuppa”.

The Way Prayer Group Resumes

THE WAY PRAYER GROUP 13th September at 7.30pm ‘The Way’, our parish prayer group, resumes on the 13th September after a year-long COVID-19 pause. It’s been a long time and this invitation is for all parishioners who want to attend a group offering worship and praise and to pray together for our church and community. … Read more

The Glorious Birth of the Virgin Mother of God

Today the Virgin is born, tended, and formed and prepared for her role as Mother of God, who is the universal King of the ages. … Therefore, let all creation sing and dance and unite to make worthy contribution to the celebration of this day. … Let everything, mundane things and those above, join in … Read more

Newsletter Items from the Justice & Peace Group week commencing 23rd Aug 2021

  The Columbans  Pope Francis is in support of the nuclear ban treaty as are the Columbans who have a broad understanding of security in the age of such threats as climate change, diminishing biodiversity & mass migrations of people. LIVE SIMPLY Tip of the Week  Did you know that if you donate any unwanted clothing or … Read more