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Farewell - Fr Nishan
Farewell – Fr Nishan

Fr Nishan sadly departs Guernsey this Sunday 10th January, the Feast of The Baptism of the Lord. Bishop Philip has reappointed Fr Nishan to Portsmouth Cathedral as part of his ongoing training. We thank him for his great ministry here and his dedication and commitment to all the Parishioners. Fr Nishan will be sorely missed by […]

From Bishop Philip
From Bishop Philip

Survey of People and Parishioners I would like to know what the people and parishioners of our Diocese think and what they consider is important to them as we journey in faith together. This will help us all to develop plans and priorities for the Diocese so that we can truly be faithful missionary people in […]

Notre Dame School - Film
Notre Dame School – Film

Bishop Philip asked the children of Notre Dame School to film a liturgy celebrating the 3rd Sunday of Advent which will be shared with the whole Diocese. It will be shown here from Sunday – https://mailchi.mp/portsmouthdiocese/celebrating-advent-in-our-schools It’s a big honour for the school and the Year 6s and all who took part in the filming. […]

Bishop Philip - A Day of Prayer for an End to the Coronavirus Pandemic - 27th Nov
Bishop Philip – A Day of Prayer for an End to the Coronavirus Pandemic – 27th Nov

A Day of Prayer for an End to the Coronavirus Pandemic on Friday 27th November. I invite you to join me in prayer: For a speedy end to the pandemic For the protection of all, especially our family and friends For the health of the sick and those who care for them For those suffering financially or […]

Ordinations
Ordinations

On Sunday 5th July at a Mass at 2:0pm in St John’s Cathedral, Bishop Philip will be ordaining the following: Matthew King to the Sacred Priesthood: Anthony Fyk to the Diaconate. During the Mass, Edward Hauschild will be instituted as an Acolyte and Ambrose Chou as a Lector. After the Mass during Vespers, Paul Nwune […]

A Message from Bishop Philip
A Message from Bishop Philip

to Fr. Bruce Barnes, the Clergy, Religious and Faithful of the Parish of Our Lady and the Saints of Guernsey for the Solemnity of the Most Holy Trinity, 7th June 2020. My dear Parishioners, Listen to this line from the Gospel account of the Virgin Mary visiting her cousin St. Elizabeth: “As soon as Elizabeth […]

Divine Mercy Chaplet - 19th April - 3:00pm 
Divine Mercy Chaplet – 19th April – 3:00pm 

Divine Mercy Chaplet Sunday 19th April – 3:00pm The Bishop has requested that all in the Diocese should join him for live streaming of the Chaplet from his Chapel in Bishop’s house.

Invitation to Cultural Mass for Nigerians
Invitation to Cultural Mass for Nigerians

Bishop Philip and the Nigerian Catholic Priests, Religious and Laity in Portsmouth Diocese invite everyone to a Thanksgiving Eucharistic Liturgy. This will take place on Sunday, 23rd February 2020, at 3.00pm at St. John’s Cathedral. Refreshments will follow immediately after the Mass in the Cathedral Discovery Centre. Members of the Nigerian Community and their friends […]

Portsmouth Diocesan Pilgrimage - Lourdes - 15th-19th July 2020
Portsmouth Diocesan Pilgrimage – Lourdes – 15th-19th July 2020

Portsmouth Diocesan Pilgrimage to Lourdes Bishop Philip invites all parishioners of the parish to join him in Lourdes. On 15th-19th July 2020 flying by charter aircraft direct to Lourdes (Tarbes) airport from Bournemouth airport. £695 per person for a shared room, all meals included. The cost for those age 14-35 who volunteer to support the pilgrimage […]

Induction of Fr Bruce Barnes - 22nd Oct - 7.30pm - St Joseph’s Church
Induction of Fr Bruce Barnes – 22nd Oct – 7.30pm – St Joseph’s Church

The Induction of Fr Bruce Barnes Tuesday 22nd October at 7.30pm in St Joseph’s Church The Bishop of Portsmouth, Bishop Philip Egan will formally Induct Father Bruce as Catholic Dean and Parish Priest of the Bailiwick of Guernsey. An Invitation is extended to all to celebrate this occasion with Mass followed by a Reception in St. […]