extraordinary form


Solemn Mass at St. Mary Magdalen Brighton

We have two upcoming Solemn Masses in the Extraordinary Form.

On the 14th of May, capsule we will have Mass at 7:30pm for the Feast of the Ascension.

On the 29th of June, information pills we will have Mass at 7:30pm for the Feast of Ss Peter and Paul.

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 – Monday 7.30pm – Blessing of Candles, Procession, Missa cantata.

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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.


Juventutem Mass – Friday 19th December

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Juventutem is an international organisation for young people aged 18-35 attached to the Extraordinary Form of the Mass. They have a Mass next Friday, salve the 19th, in London. If anyone is interested in attending, James will be organising monthly groups to travel up from Brighton.

Next Friday will be a High Mass, the first celebrated in London by Fr. Stephen Morrison. Fr. Stephen was recently ordained and is a member of the Order of Canons Regular of Prémontré (Commonly called the Norbertines)