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December 31, 2020

We remain open

St Mary’s Shrine Church in Warrington remains open as a place of public worship under the new Tier 4 regulations. No changes to our opening times and Holy Mass times.

(Icy/slippery grounds: please take extra care on the car parks and around the church.)

December 18, 2020

Annual Vocation Weekend

Fri 29 Jan 2021 at 17:00 – Sun 31 Jan 2021 at 14:00

St Mary’s Priory, Smith Street, Warrington WA1 2NS, England

[Obviously subject to Covid regulations in January: check our website for updates.]

Is God calling ME? Matrimony, celibacy, monastery, seminary, Fraternity?

If you are a single Catholic man between 18 and 29 years of age, come and discern with us at St Mary’s Priory & Church. Shrine Rector Fr de Malleray, FSSP will lead the Weekend, assisted by […]

December 4, 2020

Sunday Bulletin 6 Dec 2020

St Mary’s Shrine Church Bulletin

6-19 Dec
2020 (fortnightly)

Smith Street, Warrington, Cheshire,

WA1 2NS, England

Served by the Priestly Fraternity of St Peter by appointment from the RC
Archdiocese of Liverpool

01925 635664 – warrington@fssp.org

 fssp.co.uk/warrington/ – facebook.com/fssp.england

Rector:
Fr Armand de Malleray, FSSP

Assistant:
Fr Ian Verrier, FSSP (also Choir & Organ)

Assistant:
Fr Alex Stewart, FSSP

Visiting
Priest: Fr Andrew Jolly

Shrine Secretary:
Mrs Jane […]

November 28, 2020

Dowry Mag Autumn 2020 now ONLINE!

thumbnail of 2020-11-28 Dowry 47 WEB

Click here to open the 20-page pdf.

In this issue:        

Editorial: Gloom versus Glow

I Go To The King!

The Philosophy of Christendom

Sharing our Roman Traditions

A Very Priestly Fraternity

Schools of Prayer

The Privilege of Motherhood

Good Books For All As Christmas Presents

Three Books On Priestly Spirituality

Catholic Novels: When Fiction
Illustrates Faith

History And Spirituality Books For All

Support Our Apostolate

November 26, 2020

Public liturgy to resume on Wednesday 2nd December

Liverpool City Region (includes Wirral),  Warrington and Cheshire  will be in Covid Tier 2 from Wednesday 2nd December.

Churches will be able to reopen. The Government website says: 

‘places of worship remain
open but you must not socialise with people from outside of your household or
support bubble while you are indoors there, unless a legal exemption applies’

The guidance is the same as it was before the Nov 5th lockdown 2. The social distancing rules and face-covering and sanitising guidance remains the same. Further […]

November 21, 2020

Sunday Bulletin 22 Nov 2020

St Mary’s Shrine Church Bulletin

22 Nov-6 Dec 2020 (fortnightly)

Smith Street, Warrington, Cheshire,

WA1 2NS, England

Served by
the Priestly Fraternity of St Peter by appointment from the RC Archdiocese of
Liverpool

01925
635664 – warrington@fssp.org 

https://fssp.co.uk/warrington/ – facebook.com/fssp.england

Rector:
Fr Armand de Malleray, FSSP

Assistant:
Fr Ian Verrier, FSSP (also Choir & Organ)

Assistant:
Fr Alex Stewart, FSSP

Visiting
Priest: Fr Andrew Jolly

Shrine
Secretary: Mrs […]

November 18, 2020

Quick support to healthy liturgy

Dear worshippers at St Mary’s Shrine, Warrington:

The Archdiocese of Liverpool of which our beautiful Shrine Church is part invites you to answer a couple of simple questions to improve the liturgy in our part of the country. Please click on this link:

https://forms.gle/YZbFxFAfmhPZUzDV8

It will take you five minutes to support the good proposals by the Archdiocesan Synod, such as:

  • greater availability of the Extraordinary Form within the Archdiocese;
  • restricting the use of Extraordinary [lay] Ministers of Holy Communion;
  • Services […]
  • November 14, 2020

    Free the Holy Souls: another fortnight!

    Reminder: the restrictions imposed by the Government prevent many faithful from meeting the usual conditions to gain the plenary indulgences on behalf of the Holy Souls in Purgatory during this month of November. Thankfully the Holy See has granted more flexible conditions, allowing nearly every one to help one or several holy souls enter heaven this month.

    In particular, entering a church or a cemetery is now dispensed with. One can gain the indulgence from home if unable to travel to […]