Entrance Antiphon: Have mercy on me, O Lord, for I cry to you all the day long. O Lord you are good and forgiving, full of mercy to all who call to you.
First Reading; Jeremiah 20:7-9
The word of the Lord has meant insult for me. .
Psalm Response : Ps 62
For you my soul is thirsting, O Lord my God..
Second Reading: Romans 11:33-36
Offer your bodies as a living sacrifice.
Alleluia, alleluia! May the Father of our Lord Jesus Christ enlighten the eyes of our mind, so that we can see what hope his call holds for us. Alleluia!
Gospel : Matthew 16:21-27
If anyone wants to be a follower of mine, let him renounce himself.
Masses at the Weekend : Sacred Heart, Saturday 5pm and Sunday 9.30am
English Martyrs, Sunday 11am. No Saturday Mass at Present.
Sunday and Weekday Masses from Sacred Heart are normally available on YouTube. Sunday Mass at 9.15 am (This is a recording of the Saturday evening Mass). There will be recorded Weekday Masses from Sacred Heart available on YouTube usually by 12 noon each day.
Thanks again to all who are helping us to celebrate public masses by their stewarding and care of the church. Thank you for your financial support of our parishes at this challenging time.
We celebrated our first Baptism at Sacred Heart this weekend after the lockdown, another sign of some normality returning. Please pray for schools which are reopening soon.
Best wishes from Fr Gerry, Fr Graham and Fr Matthew.