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Changes in the Mass Timetable
Changes in the Mass Timetable

You will be able to see below the agreed changes to the weekly and Sunday Masses in the Parish. This has been necessary because of the number of priests being reduced to two. St Joseph’s Church is open for private prayer 11:15am–5:00pm every day. Notre Dame and Our Lady Star of the Sea remain closed […]

From the Parish Priest
From the Parish Priest

The gradual easing of our lock-down has been such a welcome event in the life of our Island. It has meant that we have been able to open the church and allow people to come for private prayer. It also means that we shall be able to hear Confessions once again and there will be […]

Confessions
Confessions

Please note that Confessions will be heard on Saturday mornings and during the week when the church is opened from 11.15am to 12 Noon.

Holy Week Information
Holy Week Information

Both the Diocese and the Vatican have been producing instructions concerning Holy Week and Easter. They are practical and necessary during this time of difficulty. Here are a few of the instructions which I think you will find interesting: The faithful are no longer under the Sunday obligation to attend Mass. This also includes Easter […]

Lenten Penitential Service - 11th April - 7.00pm - St Joseph’s Church
Lenten Penitential Service – 11th April – 7.00pm – St Joseph’s Church

Lenten Penitential Service on Thursday 11th April at 7.00pm in St Joseph’s Church. Please use this service as an opportunity to make your Easter confession. Individual confessions will be available.  

November Prayers for the Dead
November Prayers for the Dead

In November, please pray each day for the holy souls in Purgatory, that is, our relatives, friends and benefactors who have died, and those with no one to remember or pray for them. It’s possible between 1st and 8th November to gain a plenary indulgence (one per day) applicable to the dead by visiting a […]

Jennifer Geach’s Reflection - ‘Going to Confession’
Jennifer Geach’s Reflection – ‘Going to Confession’

See Jennifer Geach’s reflection on ‘Going to Confession’ which you will find on the Diocesan Enews. Sign up to receive the weekly Enews emails by visiting the Portsmouth Diocese website www.portsmouthdiocese.org.uk.  

Lenten Penitential Service - 22nd March - 7.00pm - St Joseph’s Church
Lenten Penitential Service – 22nd March – 7.00pm – St Joseph’s Church

Lenten Penitential Service on Thursday 22nd March at 7.00pm in St Joseph’s Church Please use this service as an opportunity to make your Easter confession. Individual confessions will be available.  

Parish Reconciliation Service - 19th Dec - 7:00pm - St Joseph's Church
Parish Reconciliation Service – 19th Dec – 7:00pm – St Joseph’s Church

The Parish Reconciliation Service will take place on Tuesday 19th December at 7.00pm in St Joseph’s Church. Individual confessions will be available.  

Youth Sunday 2017 
Youth Sunday 2017 

Saturday 25th November – 2:00pm until Sunday 26th November – 10:30am at Our Lady Star of the Sea Youth sleepover with games, activities, prayer & adoration for everyone in school Years 6–13. Includes serving at the tea party for the elderly. £7 per person. To book contact Tom – Tel: 07781 129310 / E-mail: youthministry@catholic.org.gg The whole […]