E bulletin (11/10/20)

Collections: 4th October   Collection Gift Aid:                    £125.00       Non- Gift Aid: £170.90 Gift Aid Building Fund:              £264.00       Non- Gift Aid Building Fund £19.00 Sick & Retired Priests Gift Aid:  £40.00              Peters Pence £181.10 Monthly Standing Orders:         £1,670.00   Second Collection: 18th October – Missio Scotland Please note there will be a second collection on 18th … [Read more…]

E bulletin (4/10/20)

Collections: 27th September. Collection Gift Aid:             £60.00      Non- Gift Aid: £50.00 Gift Aid Building Fund:      £35.00       Non- Gift Aid Building Fund £45.00 Sick & Retired Priests Gift Aid £327   Non- Gift Aid Sick & Retired Priests £86.80 Monthly Standing Orders: £1,677   Peter’s Pence Collection:  4th October 2020 The Peter’s Pence collection is a gesture … [Read more…]

Feast of St Michael, St Gabriel & St Raphael

Each of these Archangels carries out a different mission in Holy Scripture. St Michael protects and he appears in Daniel’s vision as the great prince who defends Israel against its enemies and in the Book of the Revelation as he leads God’s army of angels against lucifer and the fallen angels and they are thrown … [Read more…]

St. Michael Archangel

One day, Saint Michael the Archangel appeared to Antonia d’Astonac, a most devout Servant of God and told her that he wished to be honoured by nine salutations corresponding to the nine Choirs of Angels, which should consist of one Our Father and three Hail Marys in honour of each of the Angelic Choirs. How … [Read more…]

Aid to Church in Need appeal

A surge in violence against Nigerian Christians has left the faithful paralysed by fear and unable to go about their normal lives, according to a leading priest. Speaking to Aid to the Church in Need, Father Sam Ebute of Kangoro said Christians were constantly worried about the next spate of attacks. He said: “For the … [Read more…]

Mary’s Meals Appeal

We know that porridge has the power to change lives. That’s why we’re celebrating World Porridge Day on Saturday, 10 October! In Malawi, Zambia and Zimbabwe, we serve a steaming mug of vitamin-enriched porridge to more than one million children every school day. This meal attracts little ones into the classroom, where they receive an … [Read more…]

Spuc Appeal

Dear SPUC supporter, SPUC urgently needs YOUR help to alert the public to the dangers of DIY home abortions. Please take part in our nationwide door-to-door leafleting campaign. In over 50 years of raising public awareness on abortion, we know that there is no better way of getting our message across to the public than … [Read more…]

Mary’s Meals Appeal

In many of the countries where we serve our life-changing meals, school playgrounds are beginning to fill with happy children once more. Children in Zambia, Liberia and Haiti are already returning to the classroom, and schools in Malawi, Ethiopia and Zimbabwe are expected to open again soon. Sadly, schools in India and Kenya look set … [Read more…]

Invitation from Bishop John to join novena to St Therese

To sign up for the Novena please visit   https://mailchi.mp/rcdop.org.uk/novena-to-st-therese I encourage you to join me in asking the Little Flower’s intercession so that in these unprecedented times, in her words, we may both ‘trust God that we are exactly where we are meant to be’ and, at the same time, ‘not forget the infinite possibilities that are … [Read more…]