At long last, our pre-planning applications for Community Use of the building(s) received a favourable response from Warrington Borough Council on Friday. Although this approval is only in principle (subject to full planning application being granted once we decide which building we can afford), it will guide the purchase decision we must make imminently, based on various considerations, including the amount of money presently raised and the need for a stable income for the upkeep of the new building. Please ask Our Lady […]
This Saturday, February 2, is the Feast of the Presentation (Candlemas). In Reading there is a special schedule: 9am Rosary in defence of the unborn outside BPAS on Southampton Row 10am Sung Mass at St William of York, with blessing of candles and procession c. 11:15 St Margaret Clitherow Ladies Group, meeting in the Annex of St William of York – convivial breakfast followed by a talk by Fr Phipps on the capital vices (this week, avarice and gluttony).
All welcome. Stay for as much of the programme as you wish. Tea & coffee available after Mass.
On Christmas Day Low Mass will be offered at 8.30am in Christ the King Church, Bedford.
On Saturday 19th January the Reading branch of Juventutem (for ages 18 to 35) will visit Tyburn in London, the famous site of martyrdom from the Reformation era.
As Advent begins, we are delighted to share with you the 40th issue of our quarterly magazine Dowry (December 2008-December 2018). Click here to read: In this issue: Editorial: There Was A Great Earthquake The Doctrine Of Indulgences Disappeared: Christian Slaves in Islamic Lands Good Books For Children Two Novels On Martyred Priests The Egyptian Guide – From Jihad To Joy On Clerical Abuse: Handling The Right Body Three Complementary Educational Initiatives Forthcoming Events Support our apostolate Data protection laws prevent […]
Reading Mass Times 18th November – 1st December
Juventutem London Day of Recollection with Fr Armand de Malleray FSSP. Saturday, 17 November 2018 11:00-17:00 St Mary Moorfields, 4-5 Eldon Street, EC2M 7LS London November focuses on the afterlife. On that month, Catholics celebrate the saints in heaven (1st Nov); and intercede for the Holy Souls in Purgatory (2nd Nov). On 11th Nov in Europe, we commemorate the end of the First World War, when victims died on an unprecedented scale. In England, by special indult, a Holy Mass […]
The FSSP will have a key pastoral role in the life of the academy and we look forward to this addition to our thriving Bedford apostolate.