A Word of Thanks

A Word of Thanks

We have all been through the mill over the last few months, one way or another, and I think this builds up appreciation of other people in our lives. There are always those in parish life who are involved without drawing attention to themselves, but I just wish to...
Joyful Response!

Joyful Response!

What a joy to hear the responses of the people to the prayers at Mass! After our regular Mass times resumed last weekend, people have been returning to our three churches and receiving the sacraments – both Confession and Holy Communion. It certainly has been a...
Urgent Abortion Vote

Urgent Abortion Vote

There is a vote taking place in parliament this Monday 6th July which will have, if pushed through, radical consequences in regard to abortion regulations and human life in England and Wales. It is the most significant vote on abortion since 1967. It would introduce...
Churches Opening

Churches Opening

Dear Parishioners I hope you are all keeping well and enjoying some of the loosening of restrictions that have occurred of late. I think the old adage of ‘absence makes the heart grow fonder’ certainly applies, especially in regard to family and friends....
Services Streamed Live

Services Streamed Live

The services and Masses from Saint Charles Church are broadcast live everyday online. This has become a useful addition to the ministries we offer. They stream live on Facebook. You don’t need a Facebook account to watch them (but it does make it easier to use.)...