FEAST OF OUR LORD JESUS CHRIST- KING OF THE UNIVERSE

FEAST OF OUR LORD JESUS CHRIST- KING OF THE UNIVERSE

Jesus is King but not as we understand what it means to be a King. Jesus the King appears without power or glory; his throne is the cross, his crown is made of thorns; his hands are pierced with nails. He is the Servant King. He is the King of Love and he reigns over...
CHILDREN OF THE RESURRECTION – WE WILL LIVE ON

CHILDREN OF THE RESURRECTION – WE WILL LIVE ON

As we come towards the end of the Churches year the Gospels tend to raise the issue of ‘End Time’, the end of life and the next world. Albeit that today’s Gospel appears to concern marriage, it is more about the life ahead in heaven. Belief in the after life is a...
CELEBRATING REMEMBRANCE SUNDAY

CELEBRATING REMEMBRANCE SUNDAY

Today in every city, town and village in this country, people will gather at their local Cenotaph to pay tribute to those who died in the two Great Wars and all the subsequent wars. At the Remembrance Service they will pray for whose who died, stand in silence and...
THE BOOK OF THE NAMES OF THE DECEASED

THE BOOK OF THE NAMES OF THE DECEASED

Please inscribe the names of your deceased family and friends in this special book. We will carry them in prayer at every Mass during November. At Mass the Paschal Candle will be lit as a sign of our living belief in ‘the resurrection of the...
NEW YOUTH MINISTRY

NEW YOUTH MINISTRY

We would like to invite all those interested in Youth Ministry in our parish to a planning meeting on: Wed 6th November at 7.30pm in St James presbytery We will look at planning for Youth Sunday on 24th Nov at 11am which is the Feast of Christ the King, a new Youth...
JESUS SEEKS OUT THE CHEAT – ZACCHAEUS

JESUS SEEKS OUT THE CHEAT – ZACCHAEUS

Today we hear the story of Zacchaeus who showed himself open to the call of Jesus, to the surprise of everyone who thought that tax collectors were evil. Sometimes we get it wrong and fail to see goodness in those we have written off. As a grown man he climbed a tree...
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