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newsletter 10th March 2019

Newsletter 10th March 2019 Today is the first Sunday of Lent. We use the purple vestments and the Gloria is not recited. On this First Sunday of Lent the gospel tells the story of the temptations of the Lord in … Continue reading

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newsletter 3rd March 2019

Newsletter Sunday 3rd March 2019. Today is the Sunday before Lent, at one time known as Quinquagesima Sunday, indicating that there are now fifty days to Easter. There is a second collection today to support some of the poorer parishes … Continue reading

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newsletter 24th February 2019A

St. Mary’s,  Blackheath Newsletter: 24th February 2019 Mass times: Saturday: 6.30pm (first Mass of Sunday) Sunday: 9.30 and 11am and 7.30pm Monday, Wednesday and Friday: 10am Tuesday, and Thursday, 7.30am Eucharistic Service: Tuesday 10am Confessions: Saturday 12 to 1pm Newsletters … Continue reading

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newsletter 24th February 2019

Seventh Sunday of the year 2019 Following from the gospel reading last Sunday, another reading today from the section of the gospel that we sometimes refer to as the Sermon on the Mount – this seems to be a collection … Continue reading

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newsletter 17th February 2019

Newsletter 17th February 2019 Today is the Sixth Sunday of the Church’s year. I calculate that in the past this would have been known as Septuagesima Sunday – two weeks before the beginning of Lent, purple vestments would appear but … Continue reading

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newsletter 10th February 2019

Newsletter 10th February 2019 Today is the Fifth Sunday of the Church’s year. Thursday is the anniversary of the Episcopal Ordination of Bishop Lynch and we send him our prayers and best wishes on this day. Monday is the feast … Continue reading

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newsletter 27th January 2019

St. Mary’s,  Blackheath Newsletter: 27th January 2019 Mass times: Saturday: 6.30pm (first Mass of Sunday) Sunday: 9.30 and 11am and 7.30pm Monday, Wednesday and Friday: 10am Tuesday, and Thursday, 7.30am Eucharistic Service: Tuesday 10am Confessions: Saturday 12 to 1pm I … Continue reading

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newsletter 20th January 2019

Newsletter 20th January 2019 Back to ordinary time once again with Green vestments. Today counts as the second Sunday of the year. The readings are taken from cycle C. The gospel today gives the wonderful story of the marriage feast … Continue reading

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newsletter 6th January 2019

Newsletter 6th January 2019. Welcome to the first newsletter of the New Year. Today we celebrate the feast of the Epiphany which commemorates the visit of the three wise men to the infant Saviour. On a personal note, thanks for … Continue reading

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newsletter 23rd december 2018

Newsletter 23rd December 2018 Today is the Fourth, the final Sunday of Advent. Here are details of the Christmas services. The procession through the Village will leave from outside the Church at 4.30pm. The first Mass of Christmas will be … Continue reading

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