RC English Martyrs Church

RC English Martyrs Church

Welcome to our church blog where we hope to keep you informed of what’s going on in the parish and further afield.  Summer in Whalley is always delightful and the church grounds immaculate as always provide a peaceful backdrop to our Parish life. We now have several seats donated by families in memory of loved ones and they provide a quite place to sit and contemplate and perhaps say a quiet prayer and with all the changes taking place perhaps you could say a prayer for vocations. In this quiet time before the hectic Christmas season prayer enables grace to open a way out from closure to openness, from fear to courage, from sadness to joy, from Division to Unity”.  Particularly poignant in this time of uncertainty here in our country and the World,...

Christmas Mass Times

. MASS TIMES DURING CHRISTMAS WEEK Sat.23rd.December  Confessions from 12noon.                                         Mass of Advent 4.   5.00pm.  Sun 24th. December Mass of Advent 4  11.00am  FIRST MASS OF CHRISTMAS 5.00pm Blessing of the Crib.   Bring the Bambino from your Crib at home. Mon.25th December THE MASS OF CHRISTMAS DAY. 11.00am Tues 26th Dec Mass 10am. St. Stephen the first Martyr Wed 27th Dec Mass 10am.St. John, Apostle and Evangelist Thur 28th Dec Mass 10am. The Holy Innocents, Martyrs A harsh reminder of the reality of the Incarnation. Fri 29th Dec    Mass 10am.      St. Thomas a Becket, Bishop and Martyr. Patron of Pastoral Clergy. No morning Mass on Saturday. Weekend Mass times as...

CAUTION ++++++ Mass time changes!

. Due to unforeseen circumstances Mass Times during the week will vary for the next two weeks ( 20th November to 5th December). Weekends will be as normal. Please check with he Presbytery answer phone message daily (01254 823283) for details before visiting us..