Is God calling ME? Matrimony, celibacy, monastery, seminary, Fraternity? If you are a single Catholic man aged 18+, come and discern with us at St Mary’s Priory & Church, Smith St, Warrington WA1 2NS, England. Shrine Rector Fr de Malleray, FSSP will lead the Weekend, assisted by Fr Konrad Loewenstein, FSSP and Fr Ian Verrier, FSSP. There will be talks, prayers (Divine Office in our beautiful church), Holy Mass and informal chatting with fellow guests. Possibility of private meetings with […]
Please pray for Samuel and Miklos, our two UK vocations beginning their Second Year at our two seminaries. They have completed their First Year and will be incorporated into our Fraternity tomorrow, Saturday 20th October. Please also pray for Ciall, another Irish-English vocation, who would have been with them but had to leave seminary for health reasons last June after a successful First Year. Tomorrow, 25 young men altogether will receive First Tonsure and the cassock from the bishops, both […]
Priory Campaign: last 2 days – please pray for success! THE DAY AFTER TOMORROW… Dear Friends, We raised (or were pledged) £526,540.00 since 18 July, but… we are still short of £223,460.00 to buy even only one of the two buildings – in 2 days… Please pray the rosary, offer up prayers and sacrifices, attend Holy Mass, that if it God’s Holy Will and Our Lady’s, they may inspire all those involved in this undertaking to bring it to fruition: […]
VIDEO on the Priory Campaign! Click HERE or on the picture below to see what we have to say about Catholic education, ordinations, liturgical beauty, assistance to families and more! A great thank you to Stefano Mazzeo who made the video! Please forward the link to your friends and acquaintances: we have less than 3 weeks left to raise the remaining GBP1.2m… Thanks to your generosity, since 18 July we received GBP545,000.00 as pledges. Please pray for a miracle: we have […]
Dear Friends, Greetings. Thank you for your expressed interest for our Priory Campaign and/or for your generous pledge. I am delighted to announce that we have now nearly 1/3 of the amount pledged! If you mean to send a donation, please find below the information for you now to order the transfer to our charity. Please email our Shrine Secretary Jane Wright at email@example.com for any assistance. To donate, please make the cheque or bank transfer payable to ‘FSSP ENGLAND’; write […]
Special Priory Campaign issue and new Personal Parish! Click here or on the picture to open the pdf: In this issue: Editorial: Happy Thirtieth Anniversary One More Priest Ordained, And More To Follow The PRIORY CAMPAIGN: 18 July – 18 Oct 18 First EF Personal Parish in the United Kingdom Who is the Patron Saint of our New Parish? Tu Es Sacerdos in Æternum: Since June 9, 2018 Alexander of Hales’ Theory of Matrimony The Prayers of the Angel of Fatima […]
It is our great joy to announce that on 8 September 2018, the feast of the Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary, Bishop Philip Egan, the Bishop of Portsmouth, established us as a Personal Parish, under the patronage of St John Fisher. Our parish community will continue to be located at St William of York Church, Reading, until such time as a permanent home can be found. To view the joint press statement from the Diocese and FSSP please click here. For more information regarding the […]
The 2018 Summer Camp for boys, under the patronage of St Peter, got underway on Monday. We are at a new location this year, in Bollington on the edge of the Peak District. The theme for the camp is the True Devotion to Mary of St Louis Marie Grignon de Montfort. You can see photos of the camp at the Flickr page. Please pray for the success of this camp and for all the participants.