Forthcoming Events

Weekly events in the Parish:
Mondays:
– St Mary’s Playgroup meet every Monday in St Mary’s Church Hall 10:00am until 11:30am. £2 with snack provided. Find us on Facebook – St Mary’s Playgroup.

– Cuppa & Chat in St Patrick’s Hall 10:00am -12noon – next meeting 15th April.
– Bingo in St Patrick’s Hall, doors open at 7:00pm.

Tuesdays:
– Legion of Mary meeting after 10:00am Mass at St Patrick’s in the side room.
– Choir practice at St Mary’s Church 7:00pm. (Upstairs in the organ loft).

Wednesdays:
– SVP (Saint Vincent de Paul Society) meeting 6:00pm in St Mary’s presbytery (1st Wednesday of the month only)

Thursdays:
– Lectio Divina in St Mary’s Presbytery 7:30pm.
Fridays:
Stations of The Cross (Lent only)
7:00pm, please see the newsletter for the location.

All are welcome to attend these events!

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Lenten Penitential Service with opportunity for Sacrament of Reconciliation (Confession) on Monday 15th April at St Mary’s Church 7:00pm. There will be four priests available.

Stations of The Cross (Churches Together) on Tuesday 16th April at The Good Shepherd 7:00pm.

ST MARY’S SCHOOL – AN INVITATION

Join the Year 6 children for a craft afternoon and Easter Egg hunt on Wednesday 17th April at 1.30pm. Lifts available… please speak to any SVP member!

Maundy Thursday – Lancaster Diocesan Chrism Mass, at Lancaster Cathedral 11.30am… All are welcome!

THE SACRED PASCHAL TRIDUUM

Maundy Thursday – 18/4/19
Solemn Mass of The Lord’s Supper 7:30pm followed by ‘Watching’ until 11:00pm at St Mary’s Church.

Good Friday – 19/4/19
Office of Readings and Morning Prayer 9:45am
Stations of The Cross 10:30am
Stations of The Cross 11:30am (for children)

Solemn Liturgy of The Lord’s Passion 3:00pm

All at St Mary’s.

Holy Saturday – 20/4/19
Office of Readings and Morning Prayer 9:45am St Mary’s
Easter Garden – children are welcome to help decorate the Easter Garden at St Mary’s Church 10:15am.

The Blessing of Food 1:00pm – 2:00pm at St Patrick’s

Easter Vigil and First Mass of the Resurrection 8:00pm at St Mary’s

Easter Sunday of the Resurrection of The Lord 21/4/19

Masses:

The Good Shepherd 8:30am
St Patrick’s 10:00am
St Mary’s 11:30am (Solemn)

Details of more events coming soon!

In the meantime please visit our Parish Facebook and Twitter pages or view the weekly Newsletter.