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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. […]

Father Bruce's Induction Mass - 22nd Oct - 7.30pm - St Joseph’s Church
Father Bruce’s Induction Mass – 22nd Oct – 7.30pm – St Joseph’s Church

Father Bruce’s induction Mass on Tuesday 22nd October at 7.30pm in St Joseph’s Church Bishop Philip 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 the Hall.

Clergy Appointments
Clergy Appointments

Clergy Appointments Bishop Philip has announced the new clergy appointments which take effect from September 2019. Canon Michael will continue to minister to the Catholic community in Alderney. Fr Paul will become the Parish Priest of Fleet & Church Crookham. Fr Steven will become the Parish Priest of Wash Common & Hungerford. Fr Bruce Barnes […]

Bishop Philip in Guernsey
Bishop Philip in Guernsey

Last Friday we welcomed Bishop Philip to Guernsey for the Confirmation Mass. Whilst here he paid a special visit to the Sisters of Mercy. There is a lovely photo and write up on the latest Diocesan ENews. Visit www.portsmouthdiocese.org.uk and click on the ENews section to view.

Sacrament of Confirmation - 21st June - 6:00pm - St Joseph's Church
Sacrament of Confirmation – 21st June – 6:00pm – St Joseph’s Church

Sacrament of Confirmation 2019 Friday 21st June at 6:00pm in St Joseph’s Church Next Friday evening Bishop Philip will confer the Sacrament of Confirmation on 46 of our young parishioners. Please pray for the candidates, their sponsors and their families. Grateful thanks to all the Catechists who have carefully prepared the young people over the […]

Eucharistic Ministers - Important Notice
Eucharistic Ministers – Important Notice

Bishop Philip has asked for a change of procedure in the exercise of the Ministry at Mass. In Guernsey these changes will take effect from June 16th, Trinity Sunday. If any Minister hasn’t already received the information by email please pick up a letter available from each Church Sacristy from this Sunday. If there are […]

Significant Wedding Anniversaries Mass 2019
Significant Wedding Anniversaries Mass 2019

Are you celebrating a 25th, 30th, 40th, 50th, 60th or anniversary over 60 years? If so Bishop Philip would like to invite you to a Mass of celebration. This will take place at St Bede’s Church in Basingstoke on Saturday 6th July 2019. It is a wonderful occasion to celebrate and witness to Marriage. If […]