Other Services

Church for All (This service is postponed during the pandemic)

Refreshments prior to Service 5:30pm & Service at 6:00pm

This service takes place each Sunday evening at 6:00pm. A one hour worship full of praise, prayer and teaching. Lovely music and varied speakers lead this special time of uplifting worship for all ages. People from Catholic, non-Catholic, other faiths and uncommitted enquirers all come together for this community experience of healing and thanksgiving. Prior to worship refreshments are served at 5:30pm in an informal setting and following worship people gather together for pizza and beverages in a relaxed atmosphere that encourages new friendships.

Vianney Mission Pray For Priests

2nd Tuesday in the month  at 6:00pm

Inspired by the patron of the secular priesthood John Mary Vianney this service of Exposition of The Blessed Sacrament, devotions, The Rosary and hymn singing takes place once a month on the 2nd Tuesday from 6pm to 7pm. Visitors can attend all or part of the worship which usually concludes with a public Mass at 7:30pm. This prayer session focuses on prayer for priests and seminarians.

Portuguese Mass

Every Friday at 7:30pm

Each Friday at 7.30 pm the Brazilian and Portuguese communities come to attend Mass celebrated by Father Elio Alberti who travels from Guildford every week.

Sacramental preparation takes place before Mass and from time to time Baptisms take place during Mass. After Mass, the congregation socialises in the narthex having light refreshments before departing home.

Communion Service

Every Monday Morning At 9:00am

Each Monday morning at 9:00am there is a lay led Communion Service. This short time of devotion centred on The Eucharist is usually led by the youth of the Parish several of whom are Extraordinary Ministers of Holy Communion. This twenty minute service is broadcasted on the web and includes scripture, prayer, hymn singing and distribution of Holy Communion to those present in the congregation.

Confessions

Available on Request Before or After Mass

The Sacrament of Reconciliation is always available on request before or after Mass and can also be booked at other times through the parish office.

The Rosary

Half hour before Mass Tuesday – Saturday

The Rosary is prayed every day Tuesday – Saturday half an hour before the beginning of the daily Mass.