Join us for Sunday worship

St Peter preaching, as described in the Acts of the Apostles. By Fra Angelico, 1395-1455. (Public domain).

You are welcome to join us to celebrate the Seventh Sunday of Easter, Year B at Sacred Heart Church. Mass will be on Sunday May 13th at 9.30am including 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: 292 New praises be given to Christ newly crowned (Tune: St Denio)
Penitential Rite: 480 Parish Mass
Gloria: 481 Parish Mass
Psalm: The Lord has set his throne in heaven (Ps102, p117)
Acclamation: 261 Gospel Acclamation for Easter
Gifts: 625 Bread for the world
Holy Holy: 482 Parish Mass
Mem Acclamation:
 483-485 Parish Mass  

Lamb of God: 487 Parish Mass
Communion: 637 Seed scattered and sown
Going forth: 286 This joyful Eastertide

During the season of Easter, we will be using the Parish Mass written by the late Peter Jones.

Advertisements

Join us for Sunday worship

Depictions of the Crucifixion, the Resurrection and the Descent into Hell are combined in the initials of the abbreviated Latin inscription I(esus) H(ominum) S(alvator) (Jesus Saviour of Mankind), the emblem of the Franciscans. 15th Century. (Public domain)

You are welcome to join us to celebrate the Sixth Sunday of Easter, Year B at Sacred Heart Church. Mass will be on Sunday May 6th at 9.30am including 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: 272 Christ is alive! Let Christians sing
Penitential Rite: 480 Parish Mass
Gloria: 481 Parish Mass
Psalm: The Lord has shown his salvation to the nations (Ps97, p115)
Acclamation: 261 Gospel Acclamation for Easter
Gifts: 262 Eastertide Song (Verses by Cantor)
Holy Holy: 482 Parish Mass
Mem Acclamation:
 483-485 Parish Mass  

Lamb of God: 487 Parish Mass
Communion: 667 Adoramus te Domine
Going forth: 274 Darkness is gone

During the season of Easter, we will be using the Parish Mass written by the late Peter Jones.

Easter at Sacred Heart 2018

Here are some pictures from the Easter Vigil ceremony at Sacred Heart Church, Rugby this year.

 

Join us for Sunday worship

Jesus Christ in his Passion as the Lord of Patience or Lord of Contemplation as offered with the crown of thorns, the sceptre reed and mocked by Roman soldiers. Oil on canvas by Matthias Stom. (Public domain).

You are welcome to join us to celebrate the Fifth Sunday of Lent, Year B at Sacred Heart Church. Mass will be on Sunday March 11th at 9.30am including 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: 756 When I survey the wondrous cross
Penitential Rite: 479 English Chants for the Order of the Mass (p202 of hymnbook)
Gloria: Not in Lent
Psalm: A pure heart create for me, O God (Ps50, p107)
Acclamation: 185 Praise to you, Lord Jesus Christ, Word of the Father, Son of God.
Gifts: 609 In bread we bring you Lord
Holy Holy: Pershore 579
Mem Acclamation:
 479 English Chants for the Order of the Mass (p207/8 of hymnbook)  

Lamb of God: 589 Pershore
Communion: 748 Unless a grain of wheat shall fall
Going forth: 762 At the name of Jesus (verses 1 to 5)

During the season of Lent, we will be using some of the English Chants for the Order of the Mass, based on the Church’s tradition of Gregorian Chant.

Join us for Sunday worship

The driving of the merchants from the temple by Scarsellino (1550-1620). Public domain.

You are welcome to join us to celebrate the Third Sunday of Lent, Year B at Sacred Heart Church. Mass will be on Sunday March 4th at 9.30am including 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: 857 Sing to the world of Christ
Penitential Rite: 479 English Chants for the Order of the Mass (p202 of hymnbook)
Gloria: Not in Lent
Psalm: You lord, have the message of eternal life (Ps18, p105)
Acclamation: 185 Praise to you, Lord Jesus Christ, Word of the Father, Son of God.
Gifts: 197 Processional Litany of the Word
Holy Holy: Pershore 579
Mem Acclamation:
 479 English Chants for the Order of the Mass (p207/8 of hymnbook)  

Lamb of God: 589 Pershore
Communion: 193 Return to God with all your heart
Going forth: 827 Glorious things of you are spoken

During the season of Lent, we will be using some of the English Chants for the Order of the Mass, based on the Church’s tradition of Gregorian Chant.

Join us for Sunday worship

The-Transfiguration-1480-xx-Giovanni-Bellini.JPG (1914×1444)
The Transfiguration by Giovanni Bellini.

You are welcome to join us to celebrate the Second Sunday of Lent, Year B at Sacred Heart Church. Mass will be on Sunday February 25th at 9.30am. There will be an anticipated Mass on Saturday evening at 5pm. This is what we will be singing on Sunday:
Gathering: 215 Transfigure us, O Lord
Penitential Rite: 479 English Chants for the Order of the Mass (p202 of hymnbook)
Gloria: Not in Lent
Psalm: I will walk in the presence of thre Lord, in the land of the living (Ps115, p104)
Acclamation: 185 Praise to you, Lord Jesus Christ, Word of the Father, Son of God.
Gifts: 608 Take my hands and make them as your own
Holy Holy: Pershore 579
Mem Acclamation:
 479 English Chants for the Order of the Mass (p207/8 of hymnbook)  

Lamb of God: 589 Pershore
Communion: 929 O Lord hear my prayer
Going forth: 994 May you walk with Christ beside you

During the season of Lent, we will be using some of the English Chants for the Order of the Mass, based on the Church’s tradition of Gregorian Chant.

Join us for Sunday worship

Christ_in_the_Wilderness_-_Ivan_Kramskoy_-_Google_Cultural_Institute.jpg (4000×3507)
Christ in the desert by Ivan Kramskoi.

You are welcome to join us to celebrate the First Sunday of Lent, Year B at Sacred Heart Church. Mass will be on Sunday February 18th at 9.30am. There will be an anticipated Mass on Saturday evening at 5pm. This is what we will be singing on Sunday:
Gathering: 180 Led by the spirit
Penitential Rite: 479 English Chants for the Order of the Mass
Gloria: Not in Lent
Psalm: Your ways, Lord, are faithfulness and love, for those who keep your covenant (Ps24, p103)
Acclamation: 185 Praise to you, Lord Jesus Christ, Word of the Father, Son of God.
Gifts: 605 Take our bread, we ask you
Holy Holy: Pershore 579
Mem Acclamation:
 479 English Chants for the Order of the Mass

Lamb of God: 589 Pershore
Communion: 813 Bless the Lord my soul
Going forth: 964 You shall cross the barren desert

During the season of Lent, we will be using some of the English Chants for the Order of the Mass, based on the Church’s tradition of Gregorian Chant.

Parish diary this week

1280px-Simon_Vouet_-_Saint_Peter_Visiting_Saint_Agatha_in_Prison.jpg (1280×909)
Simon Vouet – Saint Peter Visiting Saint Agatha in Prison

These are the services this week:
Monday February 5th – Mass at 7pm (Feast of St Agatha) followed by Exposition in the Blessed Sacrament Chapel until 8pm
Tuesday February 6th – No Mass (Feast of St Paul Miki and Companions)
Wednesday February 7th – Mass at 7pm
Thursday February 8th – Mass at 9.30am
Friday February 9th – Mass at 9.30am
Saturday February 10th – Mass for the 6th Sunday of Ordinary Time, Year B at 5pm
Sunday February 11th – Mass for the 6th Sunday of Ordinary Time, Year B at 9.30am
Parish diary for this week
No events this week
Forthcoming events
Monday February 12th – First Communion programme meeting, 6pm in the hall.
Friday February 16th – Lent lunches begin after 11.45am Mass. All proceeds to Cafod.
Saturday February 17th – Lent Retreat Day at St Paul’s Convent, Selly Park, Birmingham, 19am to 4pm. See Father Gerry for details.
Sunday April 22nd – Confirmation celebrated by Bishop William Kenny, 9.30am, Sacred Heart.
Sunday June 17th – First Communion celebration, 9.30am, Sacred Heart.

Join us for Sunday worship

Healing_of_the_demon-possessed.jpg (484×500)
Medieval illustration of Jesus casting out the unclean Gerasene demon.

You are welcome to join us to celebrate the 4th Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year B, Sacred Heart Church. Mass will be on Sunday January 28th at 9.30am. There will be an anticipated Mass on Saturday evening at 5pm. This is what we will be singing on Sunday:
Gathering: 720 Be still for the presence of the Lord
Penitential Rite: 1012 Mass of Christ the Saviour
Gloria: 1013 Mass of Christ the Saviour
Psalm: O that today you would listen to his voice! Harden not your hearts (Ps94, p123 or 240)
Acclamation: 539 Taize
Gifts: 686 God beyond all names
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: 909 Be still and know that I am God
Going forth: 763 Christ triumphant

Join us for Sunday worship

1808777685e3a94c50823aaa3ab8b255--duccio-di-buoninsegna-jesus-calling.jpg (639×599)
As he passed by the Sea of Galilee, he saw Simon and his brother Andrew casting their nets into the sea; they were fishermen.

You are welcome to join us to celebrate the 3rd Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year B, Sacred Heart Church. Mass will be on Sunday January 21st at 9.30am. There will be an anticipated Mass on Saturday evening at 5pm. This is what we will be singing on Sunday:
Gathering: 895 Community of Christ
Penitential Rite: 1012 Mass of Christ the Saviour
Gloria: 1013 Mass of Christ the Saviour
Psalm: Lord, make me know your ways (Ps24, p122)
Acclamation: 539 Taize
Gifts: Everyday God…O Jesus…O Spirit…Come be with us (verses sung by cantor)
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: 944 In the Lord, I’ll be ever thankful
Going forth: 889 Jesus Christ is waiting