Entries by Elizabeth Hughes

From Archbishop George Stack

APOSTOLIC LETTER – YEAR OF ST. JOSEPH 08 DEC 2020 – 8 DEC 2021 GOOD WILL AT CHRISTMAS – REFUGEES SAMPLE OF ONLINE PRO FORMA WHOSE CHILDREN ARE THEY ANYWAY – NOTE TO CLERGY WHOSE CHILDREN ARE THEY ANYWAY – WEBSITES

The Church and the Bible – the journey so far

The Church and the Bible – the journey so far The Rt. Rev’d Peter M. Brignall, Bishop of Wrexham and Chair of the God who Speaks initiative reflects on the origins of this campaign and celebrates its impact and future. The Bible cannot be just the heritage of some, much less a collection of books […]

Feast of Christ the King

Cardinal Vincent Nichols as President of the Bishops’ Conference has said: “At this difficult moment, we ask that, as a Catholic community, we make full use of our churches as places of individual prayer and sources of solace and help. We must sustain each other in our patterns of prayer, joining a national shared moment […]

Online Parish Prayer Group

Every Thursday 2.45 p.m. – 4.00 p.m. with Divine Mercy, Rosary and intercessory prayers. If interested, you will need either a computer, tablet or mobile phone (most models will work) and an email address. I can telephone with technical help in helping to download the FREE Zoom software. After this, each week you will be […]

Saint of the Month

Although very little evidence exists surrounding the life of St. Cecilia, she was an incredibly popular and famous Saint and Roman Martyr of the early church. Her feast has been celebrated since at least 545 AD. Legend records that she was a young Christian of high rank who, although forced into marriage, maintained her virginity […]

The God who speaks – November update

The God Who Speaks to us and sustains us Life can be bleak in these troubled times, particularly when the challenges of dealing with the Covid pandemic for ourselves, and our loved ones, seem overwhelming and many restrictions are still in place.  When so many uncertainties need to be faced, it is not surprising that […]

Staying together while apart

Staying Together While Apart – a new project to help the most vulnerable. Dear All, The past few months have been incredibly difficult, and I wish to start with thanking you for all the work you have been doing responding to the crisis in your parish and church. At the same time, I would like […]

The Celebration of Holy Mass resumes on 11th November

2020 7 8 Our Lady & St Illtyd covid secure welcome back to the public celebration of Holy Mass from Wednesday 11th November. The guidelines and restrictions remain in place and therefore Elizabeth is available to take bookings Monday to Friday 12 noon to 4pm, this means no Mass bookings will be taken outside of […]