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Lent
Lent

QUADRAGESIMA SUNDAY: The name for the first Sunday in Lent is derived from the Latin word meaning “fortieth.” The first Sunday of the Lenten season is 40 days before Easter. These are reckoned by an approximate number of days before Easter; only Quadrigesima is close to the actual count. The purpose of Lent is the preparation of the believer for Easter through prayer, doing penance, mortifying the flesh, repentance of sins, […]

Ash Wednesday
Ash Wednesday

Ash Wednesday is a Day of Fasting & Abstinence on 17th February. Mass will be live streamed via our Facebook Page from St Joseph. This day marks the Beginning of the Season of Lent. In preparation for Ash Wednesday if you have Palms at home (or branches from a bush) burn them to make ash […]

Ash Wednesday - 17th Feb
Ash Wednesday – 17th Feb

Next Wednesday 17th February, Day of Fasting & Abstinence. This day marks the Beginning of the Season of Lent. In preparation for Ash Wednesday if you have Palms at home (or branches from a bush) burn them to make ash for yourself and family (please take care when doing so) Parishioners are to self-impose the […]

Ash Wednesday - 26th Feb
Ash Wednesday – 26th Feb

Ash Wednesday 26th February A day of Fasting & Abstinence Distribution of ashes at all Masses. St Joseph’s – 7:00am, 9:30am & 7:00pm Our Lady Star of the Sea – 11:00am Notre Dame – 12:05pm    

Diary Dates
Diary Dates

19th February – Bible Study for Lent begins 26th February – Ash Wednesday 1st March – CAFOD Soup Sunday 6th March – World Day of Prayer (Family Fast Day) 19th April – Benediction – St Joseph’s 28th June – Chris Stefanick, founder of RealLife Catholic. A day of Testimony, music and entertainment.  

Diary Dates
Diary Dates

9th February – Befrienders/Housebound Midwinter Tea Party 9th February – Family Mass – St Joseph’s 9th February – Benediction – St Joseph’s 11th February – Annual Mass at St Apolline Chapel 19th February – Bible Study for Lent begins 26th February – Ash Wednesday 1st March – CAFOD Soup Sunday 6th March – World Day […]

Diary Dates
Diary Dates

2nd February – Mary’s Meals Cake Sale – St Joseph’s – After 10.30am Mass 9th February – Befrienders/Housebound Midwinter Tea Party 9th February – Benediction – St Joseph’s – 4:00pm 11th February – Annual Mass at St Apolline Chapel 26th February – Ash Wednesday 22nd March – Benediction – Our Lady Star of the Sea […]

Confirmation Preparation
Confirmation Preparation

Confirmation preparation for Year 8+ Video, meal & discussion (6:30pm-8:30pm) Session 8: Telling Others Tuesday 05th March – St Mary & St Michael School Wednesday 06th March – NO SESSION – Ash Wednesday Session 7: Evil   Friday 08th March – St Joseph’s Parish Room CONTACT: Tom Saddington – Tel: 07781 129310 / E-mail: youth@catholic.org.gg

Ash Wednesday - 6th March
Ash Wednesday – 6th March

Ash Wednesday (6th March) is a day of Fasting & Abstinence Distribution of ashes at all Masses. St Joseph’s – 7.00am, 9.30am, 7.00pm Our Lady Star of the Sea – 11.00am Notre Dame – 12.05pm Blanchelande College – 2.30pm  

Diary Dates
Diary Dates

1st March: Woman’s World Day of Prayer 6th March: Ash Wednesday