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Holy Week with Archbishop George Stack

Holy Week with Archbishop George Stack

Archbishop George Stack will celebrate the liturgy of Holy Week at St Mary of the Angels. https://cardiffwestcatholics.org.uk/

5th April  Palm Sunday; 10am

9th April Holy Thursday, Mass of the Lord’s Supper; 7.30pm

10th April Good Friday, The Liturgy of the Passion; 3pm

11th April Easter Vigil; 8.30pm

12th April Easter Sunday  10am

 

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Masses Now Available Online

The Link below will enable you to access Daily Masse online

Daily Holy Mass live online

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ARCHDIOCESE OF CARDIFF

ARCHDIOCESE OF CARDIFF
 
OFFICE OF THE ARCHBISHOP

18th March 2020

The Bishops of England and Wales have issued the following advice for the
Church in the face of the Coronavirus pandemic we are currently enduring:
The Public Celebration of Mass should cease from the evening of 20 March 2020.
This includes Mass on Sundays and Holy Days of Obligation. The obligation for
the faithful to attend Mass on these days is removed until further notice owing
to the extraordinary circumstances. Priests will continue to celebrate Mass
privately, without a congregation.
Mindful of the Lord’s call to “love our neighbour” we look to one another for
support in these heart-breaking times. But we also remember his call to trust;
to trust in his mercy for all people and we seek his protecting hand.

My prayers, good wishes and blessings go to you all at this time. Let us pray together as we have never prayed before.
With every blessing,

Archbishop of Cardiff

 

Our Lady of the Angels R.C. Church
The church will be opened from Tuesday to Friday 10am-4pm and Saturday and Sunday 9.30am-12noon for private prayer

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CATHOLIC BISHOPS’ CONFERENCE OF ENGLAND AND WALES – A letter from the President and Vice-President on behalf of all the Bishops of the Conference

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Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ,

In response to the Coronavirus pandemic, so many aspects of our lives must change. This includes the ways in which we publicly express our faith. It is very clear that, following official advice and in order to keep each other safe, save lives and support the NHS, at this time we must not gather for public acts of worship in our churches. This will begin from Friday evening, 20 th March 2020, until further notice.

Our churches will remain open. They are not closing. They will be a focal point of prayer, where you will find solace and strength. In visiting our churches at this time, we will observe with great care the practices of hygiene and the guidance on social distancing.

However, the celebration of Mass, Sunday by Sunday and day by day, will take place without a public congregation.

Knowing that the Mass is being celebrated; joining in spiritually in that celebration; watching the live-streaming of the Mass; following its prayers at home; making an act of spiritual communion: this is how we share in the Sacrifice of Christ in these days. These are the ways in which we will sanctify Sunday, and indeed every day.

We want everyone to understand that in these emergency circumstances, and for as long as they last, the obligation to attend Mass on Sundays and Holy Days is removed. This is, without doubt, the teaching of the Church (Catechism of the Catholic Church 2181). This pandemic is the ‘serious reason’ why this obligation does not apply at this time.

You will find more details about the pathway of prayer and sacramental life we are now to take in the accompanying document and on the Bishops’ Conference website (www.cbcew.org.uk). Your own bishop and parish priest will provide further support, encouragement and information about our way of prayer together in the coming weeks. The second vital aspect of these challenging times is our care for each other. There are so many ways in which we are to do this: being attentive to the needs of our neighbour, especially the elderly and vulnerable; contributing to our local food banks; volunteering for charitable initiatives and organisations; simply keeping in touch by all the means open to us.

During these disturbing and threatening times, the rhythm of the prayer of the Church will continue. Please play your part in it. The effort of daily kindness and mutual support for all will continue and increase. Please play your part in this too. For your commitment to this, we thank you.

‘The Lord is my shepherd, There is nothing I shall want.’

May God bless us all.

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Third Sunday of Lent

 

PARISH LITURGY AND DEVOTIONS FOR THIS WEEK
16th March 2020

 

3rd Sunday of Lent Year A
Saturday5.00pmSt David’sVeronica & Malcolm Southwood (LR); Mary Smith (P&ML)
Sunday9.30amOur Lady’sRose & Jack Clifford (MW)
11.15amSt David’sKen, Diane and Tony Webb (AW); Ints of Margaret &Alan Sheehy
Monday10.00amOur Lady’sEucharistic Service
Tuesday10.00amSt David’sFuneral Mass for Mario Basini Gazzi : People of the Parish St Patrick
Wednesday10.00amOur Lady’sRenato Basini Gazzi (DD&AB)
Thursday10.00amSt David’sInts of Maureen Joyce (SH); Beryl James (JC)St Joseph, husband of BVM
12noonOur Lady’s Funeral Service for Katie Marie Fudge-Simpson
Friday10.00amOur Lady’sBarbara Stephens (SA); Thomas Jones (CB)
Saturday10.00amOur Lady’sThe People of the Parish
4th Sunday of Lent Year A
Saturday Sunday5.00pmSt David’sIan Werrett (CG); Roy Ockenden (AD)
9.30amOur Lady’sSr Celsus (B&JS); Jim & Fay Desmond (VW)
11.15amSt David’sMary, Fred & Brid Strutt (MM)


Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament

St David’s:  Tuesday 10.30-11.30am
Our Lady’s: Friday 8am-9.50am, 10.30am-1pm, 4pm-5pm

 

 

Sacrament of Reconciliation 

Our Lady’s:  Saturday 11-11.30am
St David’s : Saturday 4.15-4.45pm

 

Stations of the Cross

Our Lady’s:    Wednesday at 6pm
St David’s:      Thursdays after Mass

 

Parish Prayer

Come Holy Spirit, fill our hearts with wisdom, love and courage make us more like Christ in our works and actions.  

Bless the work of your Church. Renew us all in the desire to make Christ known and loved in the world today.

Bless the work of our Parish. Guide all that we do

so that our church is a place of mercy and service

for all who are seeking you.

Deepen our love For the Presence of Christ in the Eucharist and guide us in prayer and action as we journey towards Discipleship to become the Church you are calling us to be.

We ask this through Jesus Christ, our Lord.     Amen

 

3rd Sunday of Lent 2020 Newsletter

 

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Second Sunday of Lent

 

2nd Sunday of Lent 2020 Newsletter

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First Sunday of Lent

 

 

1st Sunday of Lent 2020 Newsletter

 

 

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Seventh Sunday in Ordinary Time

 

 

7th Sunday of Ordinary Time 2020 Newsletter

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Sixth Sunday in Ordinary Time

 

6th Sunday of Ordinary Time 2020 Newsletter

 

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