Monthly Archives: April 2012

29th April Fourth Sunday of Easter

Day of prayer for Vocations Sometimes we can lose our sense of direction, we become prey of empty fears and false pleasures. Today we are reminded that in Jesus we have someone who will always guide us right and protect … Continue reading

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Sunday 22nd of April

Third Sunday of Easter We praise God with joy in this Easter season, in Christ a new age has dawned, the long rein of sin is ended and a broken world has been renewed.

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No Masses 16th to 20th April

The church will be closed from the 16th to 20th April inclusive, normal Mass times will resume on Saturday 21st April. Remember from week beginning 23rd of April there will be no Mass on Tuesdays for the foreseeable future.

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Stonyhurst visit cancelled

Please note the visit to Stonyhurst on Thursday 12th April has unfortunately had to be cancelled for the time being. We are sorry for any inconvenience.

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Easter Sunday 8th April

The Easter Sunday service was extremely well attended, in fact for many it was standing room only.  Our newly re furbished church looked splendid on this important occasion in the Easter story.  After the service refreshments were available to make … Continue reading

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Easter Saturday 6th April

Join us at 8pm today for the first Mass of Easter, The Easter Vigil.  In accord with ancient tradition, this night is one of vigil for the Lord (Exodus 12 :42).  The Gospel of Luke (12 :35ff) is a reminder … Continue reading

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Good Friday 6th April

Whalley Walk of Witness. Everyone is welcome. A procession around the major religious buildings of the village with stops to say prayers and hear the message of Easter. Visiting the Abbey Gates, St Mary’s Parish Church, The centre of the … Continue reading

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Monday 2nd April

The return of services to our church went smoothly and the Palm sunday Masses were held in the serene splendour of our newly decorated church.  The comments from the people who attended were overwhelmingly positive.  Most being struck by the … Continue reading

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