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.
Starting at 6pm we will process from the Church to the Clock Tower in Brighton. There are some pictures available on the parish Facebook page of last years procession. Please do try and come along, this was a huge success last year.