Parish Newsletters: Catholic Leamington (St Peter Apostle with Our Lady’s and St Joseph) 17/6, St Gregory the Great 17/6, Ss Francis & Augustine 17/6, St Mary Immaculate with St Charles Borromeo 17/6 , Our Lady and St Wulstan 17/6, Blessed Robert Grissold 17/6, Our Lady and St Benedict 17/6, St Anne’s & Our Lady of Angel’s, St Francis of Assisi 17/6.
Year for Priests link . The Solemnity of the Most Sacred Heart of Jesus on June 8 marks the start of a Year for Priests in the Archdiocese of Birmingham. This is a year of thanksgiving, prayer and celebration for the priests of this diocese, in preparation for a national celebration of priesthood on the Solemnity of the Sacred Heart in 2019. Archbishop Bernard’s Pastoral Letter 3 June 2018 – link
Warwick Hospital. Please ring 07591 910176 if you wish for a priest to visit someone in Warwick Hospital.
Stratford Churches together – Photos from Good Friday Walk of Witness link
Fatima Centenary News. Sunday 26th November marks the end of the Centenary Year commemorating Our Lady’s apparitions at Fatima in 1917. There will be exposition of the Blessed Sacrament from 3pm to 4pm, ending with the rosary, at St. Peter, Leamington Spa, CV32 5AE, a pilgrimage church of our Archdiocese during the Fatima Centenary Year. There will be a light refreshment after the service. All welcome.
Fr Andrew Franklin Presentation at Christ the King 12 noon Mass 29th October link
Fr Andrew Franklin Induction as Parish Priest in St Joseph’s Whitnash 7pm Friday 3rd November link
Coventry Cathedral Ecumenical Service to Commemorate the 500th Anniversary of the Reformation, 29th October. link
Deanery Mass for the Deceased Clergy of the Deanery. Every year the priests of the Warwick. Deanery assemble to celebrate Mass for all the priests of the Deanery who have died. This year it will be held on 14th November 11.30am at Our Lady and St Benedict’s.
Evensong at Coventry Cathedral on Sunday October 29th at 4 pm. Everyone is welcome to attend and participate in an ecumenical commemoration of the 500th anniversary of the Reformation at Coventry Cathedral on Sunday October 29th at 4 pm. Our guest speakers will be Bishop William Kenney and Senior Pastor Albrecht Köstlin-Büürma. Music will be led and performed by the Choir of Beverley Minster.
Saturday 14th October 2017. You are warmly invited to the 13th Birmingham Diocesan Justice and Peace Assembly Saturday 14th October 2017 10:30a.m. to 4:15p.m. at St Peter’s Catholic School, Whitefields Road, Solihull, B91 3NZ. This years theme is “Peace Pope Francis and the call to active nonviolence.” Guest Speakers: Pat Gaffney – Pax Christi and the Catholic Nonviolence Initiative, James Trewby – Columbans – J&P Education. Assembly Poster 2017, Workshops Summaries Sheet 2017, Assembly 2017 Programme Registration Form. For more information contact Janet Vaughan Administrator, Birmingham J&P Commission email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Fatima News. St Peter’s, Dormer Place, Leamington Spa, CV32 5AE is a pilgrimage church for the Birmingham archdiocese during the Fatima Centenary Year and a special indulgence is available on the 13th of each month if you visit us on these days. On Sunday 13th August there will be exposition of the Blessed Sacrament, confessions and Fatima prayers from 3pm to 4pm. Please see the pilgrim leaflet by the Fatima display area opposite the piety shop for details of the indulgence and other resources. For other information contact Peter Dimambro 01926 428399 email@example.com
Fatima Centenary 1917/2017 – Celebration Event
Link to photographs from Fatima Centenary celebration Saturday 13th May 2017 link
Congratulations to Canon Edward Stewart who celebrated his Diamond Jubilee (60th Anniversary) of his Ordination to the priesthood on Friday 6th April at 7pm in St Charles Borromeo. For many years the Dean of Warwick and long-serving Parish Priest at St Mary Immaculate in Warwick, Canon Stewart continues to work as a Parish Priest (St Charles Borromeo, Hampton-on-the-Hill). Photograph’s link
Guidance on Leaving a Lasting Gift to your Church
“The Diocese has made a new leaflet available to all 227 parishes to assist people who may want to consider leaving a legacy to the Church. At the back of your church you should find copies of the new leaflet. Please do take one and consider whether you, or someone you know may wish to support the Church in this way. Thank you and God bless.” The Importance of Legacy Giving link, pdf copy of leaflet link