August 22nd 2021

Holy Cross Catholic Church

46 North Street, Carshalton, Surrey, SM5 2JD

Parish Priest Fr. Henry Tiku Wenna

Resident Priest Fr. Philip Pak

Tel: 020 8647 0022

Email: carshalton@rcaos.org.uk

Go to mcnmedia.tv or follow the link on the Home page for live streaming 

Please see below  the Home page for details of the next steps regards Covid.

Streaming is available all the time. Let us pray for each other, for everyone in Carshalton, and for all who are affected by the corona virus – including our NHS workers.

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Bank details (for anyone wishing to make an online donation:)

NatWest:  Acc. name: RCAS Holy Cross Church, Carshalton

Account: 11064943; Sort code:  60 22 20

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21st SUNDAY IN OT

Sat .21st  18:30 Juliano Family – INT
Sun.22nd   08:00  
09:30 Chris & Sue Richardson – THKS
11:00 Jim Whiterow – RIP
18:30  
Mon.23rd  08:00  
10:00  
Tue.24th 08:00  
10:00  
Wed.25th  08:00  
10:00  
Thu.26th    08:00  
10:00  
Fri. 27th  08:00  
12:00 Brin Vaughan – RIP
Sat. 28th 08.00  
10.00  

 Adorations; Every Tuesdays from 6pm – 7pm and Saturdays from 9am – 10 am ending with Benediction.

 Confessions. Confessions in the Confessional Box on Saturdays after the 10.00am Mass and evening from 5.45pm, or request one, anytime during the weekdays. However, no Confessions during Sundays.

St. Philomena’s School Open Evening rescheduled.  The Open Evening “on Tuesday 14th Sept 2021.” for “Year 5 Students”. details on the parish notice board.) and on www.stphils.org.uk

WHAT’S NEW: NEW to the Saturday Evening Vigil Mass is the formation of a group of musicians (Grade 2 and above) ie two violinists, cello player, flute player and clarinet player. Also needed will be Choristers from age 10 plus seniors of all voice parts.

If you would like to, and feel you have the confidence to do so, the Choir and Musicians will lead the Congregation during the Mass with hymns, motets and music to reflect the Liturgical part of the year. We have a professional organist who will also help with the formation of the group. Please contact Pamela Morris on morri46pmms@gmail.com

Covid-9 Guide line for Churches.  Mass attendance has been increased to 80 and kindly follow the existing requirements such as Face Masks etc. Details on the Parish website. More volunteers needed to clean after the Masses.  Use the Cards that are provided by the Stewards if you feel vulnerable. Thank you so much for your cooperation.

 Parish Registration; For new and existing parishioners

Parish Registration. Cards available in the narthex of the Church, which you can use and hand in at the sacristy or through the Priests house letter box. We will follow GDPR protocol in handling your data.

Mass Intentions. The greatest gift you can give a loved one, deceased or living is the Sacrifice of the Holy Mass. Please pick a Mass envelope at the back of the Church to book a Mass, with your offering either drop it in the Sacristy or through the Letter box of the Presbytery. Thank you.

Presbytery Refurbishment. The Diocese has given the permission to begin the process of refurbishment of the Priest’s House with the invitation of Bids. A team in the Parish are working to sort out this. Do support the works with your prayers and finances if you can.

 Parish Hall. At present the Hall is available for Parish Activities only until the necessary works are completed which should be soon. Bookings @ carshalton@rcaos.org.uk or adrianmann@talktalk.net

Art Class: Coming soon. The seasons friendly class is waiting for you, here is something to really cheer you up for everyone from beginners to improvers at Holy Cross Church. For more details call 0208 835 2116. 

May they rest in peace.

Fr. Paul Sanders, Ted Morton, Rita Gomez, Nick Roche, Ann Teresa Firmo, Ann Deidre O’Reilly, Stephen O’Dwyer, Rebecca Wilson, Ellen Howard, John Stacey, Jim Whiterow, Bernard Frank Bruton, Thomas Queally, Simonne Marie T Jafri……..

Remember to pray for the Sick and Housebound in the Parish.