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.  Easter has helped us renew our faith and in the sacrifice that Christ made for us proved that we are all worth saving.  The story is a poignant one and in todays unsettled world Christ journey would still be a dangerous one.  Thankfully we have the serenity of our church and grounds in which to escape the rigours of the modern world.  There are some exiting summer events planned alongside “Whalley in Bloom” the garden will be the centre piece so keep checking and don’t miss our celebrations.           <!– Start of StatCounter Code for WordPress (either .com or .org)...

Breda’s Ingredients for Fundraising

Breda’s Ingredients for Fundraising

A wonderful evening of cookery demonstrations by North West chef Breda Murphy has “whisked up” fundraising for Whalley’s RC English Martyrs Church restoration appeal. The event – held at Oakhill College, Whalley – attracted parish members, Oakhill parents and general food lovers of all ages, to watch one of the region’s top chefs, Breda Murphy, and her team prepare food with a theme of ‘Easy Entertaining’. Anyone who missed the demonstration by Breda – who owns a restaurant in Whalley – can still get a “taste” thanks to the wonders of modern technology. English Martyrs’ Parish Priest, Father Philip Price, said: “A wonderful evening was had by all and what an imaginative and inspiring demonstration, resulting in over £3,000 being raised...