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Feast of the Holy Family - 30th Dec
Feast of the Holy Family – 30th Dec

Please remember on Friday 30th December, the Feast of the Holy Family, to pray for those in the ministry of Safeguarding. Especially our Parish Representatives Bridget Cowens, Paul Robilliard and Pat Devenport. Last year, at the request of our Safeguarding Commission and after consulting some of the clergy, I decided to establish this Feast of the […]

Bishop Philip’s – Visit to our Schools – 03rd October
Bishop Philip’s – Visit to our Schools – 03rd October

Bishop Philip’s Visit to our Schools We will be welcoming Bishop Philip Egan who will be making a formal Visitation to our schools on Monday 3rd October. He will be at Notre Dame du Rosaire in the morning and St Mary & St Michael in the afternoon. On arrival he will lead an act of […]

Bishop Philip’s - Visit to our Schools - 03rd October
Bishop Philip’s – Visit to our Schools – 03rd October

Bishop Philip’s Visit to our Schools We will be welcoming Bishop Philip Egan, Bishop of the Diocese of Portsmouth, who will be making a formal Visitation to our schools on Monday 3rd October. He will be at Notre Dame du Rosaire in the morning and St Mary & St Michael in the afternoon. On arrival […]

Bishop Philip - Message
Bishop Philip – Message

Bishop Philip has issued a message of appreciation and encouragement to all Fathers of Families in our Diocese for the Solemnity of St Joseph. The full message can be viewed on the Diocesan Website – www.portsmouthdiocese.org.uk. If you are unable to access the website a few copies are available in the church porches or contact the Parish Office. Bishop Philip thanks all fathers for setting a […]

Peace Sunday
Peace Sunday

Peace Sunday Message from Bishop Philip: In this Year of Mercy, I encourage you to pray in particular on this day for peace in our troubled world, for the comfort of the afflicted and for the conversion of those who needlessly inflict violence on others. For practical ideas on how to put peace into action, […]

Jubilee Year of Mercy
Jubilee Year of Mercy

Jubilee Year of Mercy 8th December 2015 – 20th  November  2016 Bishop Philip has now opened the Door of Mercy at St John’s Cathedral, Portsmouth. There is a second Door of Mercy at Our Lady and St Edmund’s, Abingdon. All are invited to go on pilgrimage to these Holy Doors during the Jubilee Year of […]

Jubilee Year of Mercy
Jubilee Year of Mercy

Bishop Philip has now opened the Door of Mercy at St John’s Cathedral, Portsmouth. There is a second Door of Mercy at Our Lady and St Edmund, Abingdon. All are invited to go on a pilgrimage to these Holy Doors during the Jubilee Year of Mercy. A plenary indulgence may be obtained. To find out […]

Pastoral Letter From Bishop Philip
Pastoral Letter From Bishop Philip

A Pastoral Letter from Bishop Philip will be read this weekend at all Masses. Copies are available to take home or it can be viewed on the Diocesan website www.portsmouthdiocese.org.uk  

Pastoral Message - Bishop Philip
Pastoral Message – Bishop Philip

PASTORAL MESSAGE FROM BISHOP PHILIP ABOUT ‘LAUDATO SI’ AND THE CARE OF CREATION The following is a Pastoral Message from Bishop Philip to the priests and people of the Diocese of Portsmouth following the recent publication of Pope Francis’ encyclical letter Laudato Si and the first World Day of Prayer for the Care of Creation on 1st September 2015. […]

Significant Wedding Anniversaries Mass – 27th June 2015 – St Bede’s Church, Basingstoke, RG24 9DX
Significant Wedding Anniversaries Mass – 27th June 2015 – St Bede’s Church, Basingstoke, RG24 9DX

Significant Wedding Anniversaries Mass: Saturday 27th June 2015 Are you celebrating a 25th, 40th, 50th, 60th or 60+ wedding anniversary this year? If so, Bishop Philip would like to invite you to a Mass to celebrate, on 27th June at St Bede’s Church, Basingstoke, RG24 9DX. If you would like to attend, please go to […]