CHURCH OPEN APPROX 10.00am - 3.00pm each day. SEE WEBSITE FOR DETAILS
Fr Kentigern hopes to be regularly available to Parishioners on site: Tuesdays: 11.00am - 12.30pm; Thursdays from Mass – 12.30pm; Saturdays 10.00am - 12.30pm
HOME COMMUNIONS If you require Holy Communion at home, please contact Christopher Wilding, Fr Kentigern or Fr Bernard either by e-mail or leave a telephone message by 8.00pm on Friday evening stating whether you require a weekly visit or a one-off call. Someone will then be in contact to arrange a suitable day and time to visit.
LITURGY & WORSHIP - (Coordinators Clare Lally & David Cragg-James) Triduum Planning Meeting – Friday 17 March at 7.00pm
Discipleship & Formation – (Coordinators Dominic Carter & _____) CHRISTIAN MEN OF THE VALLEY Meet each Monday at 8.00pm to share faith, friendship and interests. WORLD COMMUNITY OF CHRISTIAN MEDITATION Gathers each Monday in St Benedict’s Hall at 2pm and on Thursdays via Zoom at 8pm. LENT 2023 Experiences of Prayer – Wednesdays 7.00 – 8.00pm from 1 March to 5 April. ALL WELCOME Stations of the Cross – Fridays 5.00pm either St Hilda’s or OLSB from 3 March. ALL WELCOME
FELLOWSHIP & SOCIAL – (Coordinators Jennie & Greg Black) MUSIC AT AMPLEFORTH COLLEGE Choral Mass – each Friday evening in term time at 7.00pm – ALL WELCOME LENTEN LUNCHES These take place every Friday throughout Lent between 12pm and 2 pm in Our Lady and St Benedict's Hall. There will be a simple meal of soup and a roll followed by coffee, with donations going to charity. SATURDAY EVENING REFRESHMENTS Refreshments after Mass on Saturday 11th March in the hall. Come and meet your fellow parishioners! MEETING Fellowship and Social group meeting Thursday 16th March at Jennie and Greg's house. All welcome - please email firstname.lastname@example.org for directions. We will be discussing our next Bring and Share lunch and any other items people might have. ‘STRUTH! JESUS AND ME IN THE HOLY LAND. 'In 2018, just before Easter, Rosalie and I spent a week in the Holy Land with a party of fellow Catenians. In terms of my personal faith and why I am committed to it, this all-too-brief visit proved transformational.' Christopher Wilding Thursday 30th March 7.30 pm in OLSB hall. Drinks and nibbles will be provided. Free admission (donations to Friends of The Holy Land charity)
EVANGELISATION, OUTREACH & MISSION – (Coordinators Robert Toone & ______) WARM WINTER SPACES This initiative continues in the Village Hall each Wednesday 12.00 – 4.00pm. HELP & SUPPORT UKRAINE The Pancake lunch raised £222.50 for the Social Centre in Romania. The Meeting on Wednesday 8 February agreed its interest in hosting a talk about “Insulate Ukraine”; discussed ways of continuing to help Olesya and her elderly mother; reflected on the success of the Coxwold Panto initiative and promoted the video message disseminated by Ludmyla about warcrimes. Next meeting: Wednesday 12 April 2023, 7.00pm. ALL WELCOME. MIDDLESBROUGH FOOD BANK Thank you for all your most recent generous donations. The need continues to be great. See the posters for up to date information. Next Delivery: Deadline for Donations – Monday 27 March 2023, 12.00noon Delivery Day – Tuesday 28 March 2023. ABCD BETHLEHEM I am taking part again in this year’s Palestine Marathon in Bethlehem to help the children out there with mental and physical disabilities. It’s my big birthday this year – well another one. So, it would be really fantastic if you could donate a fiver – or even two – towards our 2023 campaign by clicking the link: https://abcdbethlehem.enthuse.com/pf/anthony-glaister-3dd01 Thanks a million for your support and your prayers for peace in the Holy Land. I shall once again be standing on my head in Manger Square – after the race. Anthony Glaister MARY’S MEALS Thank you to everyone for their generosity. Between Primary School, Parish and Ampleforth College the Bake Sale raised over £300.