Parish News for the 28th Week in Ordinary Time

October 12, 2023 by James Elston in Weekly News

This Sunday is the 28th in Ordinary Time. In the Gospel reading Jesus tells the Parable of the Wedding Banquet. The guests who are first invited refuse to come and so the host opens up the feast to all. It is wonderful image of God’s welcome for all, to sit and eat at his table. Click here for the Scripture Readings. 

Sundays at 11
Learn more about The Simon Community, a local charity that has been working with rough sleepers since 1963, creating a community of homeless people and volunteers living and working together in a spirit of love and acceptance.

Saturday Reading Group
Jonathan will lead the first session of the reading group on Saturday 14th October
after the 10am Mass, The reading material is available from today. Please ask Jonathan
for a copy. Please note that it is essential to have completed the reading in advance.

Feast of S. Luke
Wednesday 18th October at 7pm, a Solemn Pontifical Mass with the Sacraments of Healing will be held at S. Andrew Holborn celebrated by The Bishop of Fulham, the is Fr.Tom Baron, Chaplain of Barnet General Hospital. Confessions are available before Mass from 6.15pm. All welcome. 

Mass for All Souls-tide
Tuesday 7th November, 6.30pm Solemn Requiem Mass with a choir singing the
Fauré Requiem. To add a name to the list of the faithful departed who will be prayed for at the mass please see Jonathan.  

Parish film 
A really beautiful 7mins film has been made about the S.Paul’s Woodland Garden Project. Please click here to watch.

Regular Giving
Supports our ministry and keeps our doors open everyday of the year for all. Click here to sign up. Every little helps.

Mass Times

Sunday 15th October
XXVIII per Annum
Solemn Mass 9.30am followed by coffee

Monday 16th October
S.Margaret Mary Alacoque
Mass 9.30am

S.Ignatius of Antioch
Mass and Benediction 6.30pm followed by drinks

Wednesday 18th October
Mass 11am at S.Paul’s followed by coffee

Thursday 19th October
Ss.John de Brébeuf and
Isaac Jogues

Mass 10am followed by coffee

Friday 20th October
Mass 1.05pm at S.Mary’s Fr James’ day-off 

Saturday 21st October
Our Lady
Mass 10am
Confessions 10.30am

Sunday 22nd October
XXIX per Annum
Solemn Mass 9.30am followed by coffee