Worship and events this week

The statue of Mary, Mother of God, at Sacred Heart Church.

These are the daily services this week:
Monday March 20th – Mass at 7pm (Feast of St Joseph)
Tuesday March 21st – Liturgy of the Word and Holy Communion at 9.30am
Wednesday March 22nd – Mass at 7pm
Thursday March 23rd – Mass at 9.30am
Friday March 24th – Mass at 11.45am followed by Lent lunch
Saturday March 25th – Fourth Sunday of Lent, Year A. Mass at 5pm.
Sunday March 26th – Fourth Sunday of Lent, Year A. Mass at 9.30am.
Parish diary for this week
Monday March 20th – Monday Club, 2pm in the hall. All welcome.
Friday March 24th – Lent lunch in the hall, 12.15pm (Soup and bread, all welcome).
Friday March 24th – Stations of the Cross, 7pm.
Saturday March 25th – Quizzerdance, Rainsbrook Centre, Kilsby Lane in aid of HCPT. Email Phil Burns for more details.
Forthcoming events
Monday March 27th – First Communion group meets, 6pm, Hall and Upper Room.
Wednesday March 29th – UCM monthly meeting, 7.45pm in the hall. Jo Watters from Father Hudson’s Care to speak.
Friday March 31st – Spring Concert at United Reformed Church, Hillmorton Road, 7.30pm. More details.

Join us for Sunday worship

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Today’s reading is from the Gospel of St John.

You are welcome to join us to celebrate the Third Sunday of Lent, Year A at Sacred Heart Church. Mass will be on Sunday March 19th at 9.30am, and will include a special liturgy for children. There will be an anticipated Mass on Saturday evening at 5pm. This is what we will be singing on Sunday:
Gathering: 179 Call to worship
Penitential Rite: 523 Pershore
Gloria: Not in Lent
Psalm: O that today, you would listen to his voice! Harden not your hearts (Ps94, p20 or 240)
Acclamation: Praise to you, Christ our Lord, King of eternal glory
Gifts: 183 Penitential Litany
Holy Holy: 579 Pershore
Mem Acclamation: 580 Pershore
Lamb of God: 589 Pershore
Communion: 813 Bless the Lord my soul
Going forth: 849 God forgave my sin
For the season of Lent, we will be using the Pershore Mass written by Alan Smith.

Join us for Sunday worship

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The Transfiguration by Raphael

You are welcome to join us to celebrate the Second Sunday of Lent, Year A at Sacred Heart Church. Mass will be on Sunday March 12th at 9.30am, and will include a special liturgy for children. There will be an anticipated Mass on Saturday evening at 5pm. This is what we will be singing on Sunday:
Gathering: 179 Call to worship
Penitential Rite: 523 Pershore
Gloria: Not in Lent
Psalm: May your love be upon us O Lord, as we place all our hope in you (Ps32, p23)
Acclamation: Praise to you, Christ our Lord, King of eternal glory
Gifts: Lenten Litany. Responses are: Laudamus te…Miserere
Holy Holy: 579 Pershore
Mem Acclamation: 580 Pershore
Lamb of God: 589 Pershore
Communion: 929 O Lord, hear my prayer
Going forth: 969 Be thou my vision
For the season of Lent, we will be using the Pershore Mass written by Alan Smith.

Services and events this week

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Inside Sacred Heart Church.

These are the daily services this week:
Monday February 27th – Mass at 7pm
Tuesday February 28th – Liturgy of the Word and Holy Communion at 9.30am
Wednesday March 1st – Mass at 7pm (Ash Wednesday)
Thursday March 2nd – Mass at 9.30am (Feast of St Chad)
Friday March 3rd – Mass at 9.30am
Saturday March 4th – First Sunday of Lent, Year A. Mass at 5pm.
Sunday March 5th – First Sunday of Lent, Year A. Mass at 9.30am.
Parish diary for this week
Sunday February 26th – ACTA talk by Prof Tom O’Loughlin, Newman House, Birmingham, 2pm.
Monday February 27th – First Communion group meets, 6pm, Hall and Upper Room.
Monday February 27th – Monday Club, 2pm in the hall. All welcome.
Friday March 3rd – Women’s World Day of Prayer, 10.30am, Sacred Heart Church.
Friday March 3rd – Stations of the Cross, 7pm.
Forthcoming events
Friday March 10th – First Lent lunch, Sacred Heart Church Hall at 12.15pm. Profits to Cafod.
Friday March 25th – Quizzerdance, Rainsbrook Centre, Kilsby Lane in aid of HCPT. Email Phil Burns for more details.

Join us for Sunday worship

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Join us at Sacred Heart Church for the beginning of Lent.

You are welcome to join us to celebrate the First Sunday of Lent, Year A at Sacred Heart Church. Mass will be on Sunday March 5th at 9.30am, and will include a special liturgy for children. There will be an anticipated Mass on Saturday evening at 5pm. This is what we will be singing on Sunday:
Gathering: 179 Call to worship
Penitential Rite: 523 Pershore
Gloria: Not in Lent
Psalm: Have mercy on us Lord, for we have sinned (Ps50, p21)
Acclamation: Praise to you, Christ our Lord, King of eternal glory
Gifts: 206 Forty days and forty nights
Holy Holy: 579 Pershore
Mem Acclamation: 580 Pershore
Lamb of God: 589 Pershore
Communion: 88 Wait for the Lord
Going forth: 744 Christ is the world’s light
For the season of Lent, we will be using the Pershore Mass written by Alan Smith.

Join us for Sunday worship

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Join us for parish mass this Sunday at Sacred Heart.

You are welcome to join us to celebrate the Eighth Sunday of Ordinary Time, Year A at Sacred Heart Church. Mass will be on Sunday February 26th at 9.30am, and will include a special liturgy for children. There will be an anticipated Mass on Saturday evening at 5pm. This is what we will be singing on Sunday:
Gathering: 759 Join in the dance
Penitential Rite: 480 Parish Mass
Gloria: 481 Parish Mass
Psalm: In God alone is my soul at rest (Ps61, p63)
Acclamation: 538 Proulx
Gifts: 625 Bread for the world
Holy Holy: 482 Parish Mass
Mem Acclamation: 483-5 Parish Mass
Lamb of God: 487 Parish Mass
Communion: 832 One bread, one body
Going forth: 794 God is love, his the care
For the next few weeks, we shall be using the Parish Mass written by Peter Jones.

Services and events this week

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Statue of Christ at Sacred Heart Church.

These are the daily services this week:
Monday February 13th – Mass at 7pm
Tuesday February 14th – Liturgy of the Word and Holy Communion at 9.30am
Wednesday February 15th – Mass at 7pm
Thursday February 16th – Mass at 10am (Funeral Mass for Mrs Anne Schieman)
Friday February 17th – Mass at 9.30am
Saturday February 18th – Seventh Sunday of Ordinary Time, Year A. Mass at 5pm.
Sunday February 19th – Seventh Sunday of Ordinary Time, Year A. Mass at 9.30am.
Parish diary for this week
Monday February 6th – Confirmation group meets, 6pm, Upper Room.
Monday February 6th – Monday Club, 2pm in the hall. All welcome.
Forthcoming events
Wednesday February 22nd – UCM meets, 7.30pm in church hall.
Sunday February 26th – ACTA talk by Prof Tom O’Loughlin, Newman House, Birmingham, 2pm.
Friday March 3rd – Women’s World Day of Prayer, 10.30am, Sacred Heart Church.

Join us for Sunday worship

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Join us for a service of Confirmation on Sunday.

You are welcome to join us to celebrate the Seventh Sunday of Ordinary Time, Year A at Sacred Heart Church. Mass will be on Sunday February 19th at 9.30am, and will include a special liturgy for children. This will be a service of Confirmation celebrated by the Archbishop Bernard Longley. There will be an anticipated Mass on Saturday evening at 5pm. This is what we will be singing on Sunday:
Gathering: 307 Veni Sancte Spiritus
Penitential Rite: 522 Storrington
Gloria: 532 Storrington
Psalm: The Lord is compassion and love (Ps102, p62)
Acclamation: 538 Proulx
Confirmation: 309 Spirit of God
Gifts: 823 Many are the lightbeams
Holy Holy: 584 Storrington
Mem Acclamation: 585 Storrington
Lamb of God: 590 Storrington
Communion: 309 Spirit of God (reprise)
Going forth: 822 Alleluia! Raise the Gospel
For the next few weeks, we shall be using the Parish Mass written by Peter Jones.

Join us for Sunday worship

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An icon of St Matthew.

You are welcome to join us to celebrate the Sixth Sunday of Ordinary Time, Year A at Sacred Heart Church. Mass will be on Sunday February 12th at 9.30am, and will include a special liturgy for children. There will be an anticipated Mass on Saturday evening at 5pm. This is what we will be singing on Sunday:
Gathering: 877 Will you come and follow me?
Penitential Rite: 480 Parish Mass
Gloria: 481 Parish Mass
Psalm: They are happy who follow God’s law (Ps118, p61)
Acclamation: 538 Proulx
Gifts: 823 Many are the lightbeams
Holy Holy: 482 Parish Mass
Mem Acclamation: 483-5 Parish Mass
Lamb of God: 487 Parish Mass
Communion: 631 Bread of Life
Going forth: 854 Bring forth the kingdom
For the next few weeks, we shall be using the Parish Mass written by Peter Jones.

Join us for Sunday worship

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An icon of St Matthew.

You are welcome to join us to celebrate the Fifth Sunday of Ordinary Time, Year A at Sacred Heart Church. Mass will be on Sunday February 5th at 9.30am, and will include a special liturgy for children. There will be an anticipated Mass on Saturday evening at 5pm. This is what we will be singing on Sunday:
Gathering: 747 The light of Christ
Penitential Rite: 1012 Mass of Christ the Saviour
Gloria: 1013 Mass of Christ the Saviour
Psalm: The good man is a light in the darkness for the upright (Ps111, p60)
Acclamation: 539 Taize
Gifts: 632 Table of plenty
Holy Holy: 1014 Mass of Christ the Saviour
Mem Acclamation: 1015 Mass of Christ the Saviour
Lamb of God: 1019 Mass of Christ the Saviour
Communion: 633 Eat this bread
Going forth: 771 The spirit lives to set us free
For the next few weeks, we shall be using the Mass of Christ the Saviour by Dan Schutte, the well-known Catholic composer of hymns such as ‘Here I am, Lord’.