Online Mass and Liturgies
As our churches are now closed for the time being, Mass is being streamed throughout the Diocese. Please follow the link to find out more. www.birminghamdiocese.org.uk/parishes-with-live-streams
On Sunday 30th March, England was rededicated to the protection and guidance of Our Lady. The rededication was livestreamed from Walsingham https://www.facebook.com/ShrineOLW/
Our Parish Priest Fr Julian also streamed a message to the children in his parish. You can view this message here https://youtu.be/FFyaIYWM0m0. He also has a youtube channel for prayer and the Gospel. This can be accessed here: http://tinyurl.com/wqtqx76
This week’s message for children from Fr Julian can be found here https://youtu.be/Mhqo5NuetJE
Mass for Careworkers: The Bishops of England and Wales are taking it in turns to celebrate Mass in their Diocesan Cathedrals each Thursday evening at 7:00: just one hour before the national Clap for Carers.
On Friday 22nd May we begin a Novena to the Holy Spirit. A Novena is 9 days of prayer. After the Ascension of Our Lord, Jesus instructed His Apostles and others including Mary, His mother to stay in the upper room and pray for the coming of the Holy Spirit. We ask you to join our community to pray for the coming of the Holy Spirit at Pentecost. We have been asked to pray for that the Holy Spirit will bring healing and renewal to our world. You could pray the following prayer;
You also have access to many Parish newsletters, please find a selection of these below:
The Sacred Heart, Tunstall and St Joseph’s Burslem: www.thesacredhearttunstall.org.uk/home.html
The Sacred Heart, Hanley: www.sacredhearthanley.net/
St Josephs, Goldenhill, St John’s Kidsgrove and Our Lady of Grace: http://www.partnershipparishes.org
CAFOD continue to update their resources for schools and homes. Their new focus is ‘Make this a summer of hope.’ On Thursday 18 June they are holding a National School Assembly on the theme of hope.