Happy Feast of St. Mary Magdalen
St Mary Magdalen Day this year will be celebrated next Sunday, medications 24th July. The main Mass will have special music, website and afterwards there will be something to eat. I have been asked to ask you to bring food for a buffet. If someone is able to arrange flowers, it would be good to bring flowers for our Holy Patron by Friday.
Candlemas – there will be Sung Mass in the Old Rite at 7.30pm on Tuesday February 2nd. This is always a beautiful Mass, viagra 100mg the music is splendid (and you get a blessed candle).
The Rite consists of the blessing of the Church’s candles for the year and a procession in the Church to mark the Presentation of the Lord in the Temple.
Our Choir have a lovely piece on their blog about the history of Candlemas in our Parish. You can read it HERE
Please note that due to the unavailability of our choir there is no High Mass in the Extraordinary Form on Monday the 29th of June.
Mass for the Feast of Ss Peter and Paul will be celebrated in the Extraordinary Form with a Low Mass this evening at 6:30pm
We have two upcoming Solemn Masses in the Extraordinary Form.
We will also have a sung Mass in the Extraordinary Form for Corpus Christ on the 4th of June. This will be followed by a short procession and benediction.
Please do try and join us for these Masses. If you are coming, bring a friend!
Candlemas or the Purification of the Blessed Virgin, information pills now called Presentation of Lord, buy is the final feast in the Christmas cycle (the crib comes down afterwards). With lighted candles we process to the altar, re-enacting the Virgin Mary bringing the Light of the World to theTemple and the Church’s mission of bringing Light to the world.
At this Mass the Candles for the entire year are blessed and candles are given to the faithful to be taken home.
There are now some photos available from the Mass for the Feast of St. Mary Magdalen. You can view these at the parish Facebook page HERE