December 6th 2020

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 We have  returned to tier 2 restrictions and so public worship can resume as it was before the lockdown.

Please note there is a new page with Mass sheets for the current week. – See ‘Mass sheets for the week ‘

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.

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

NatWest, Holy Cross Church, Carshalton;  Account: 11064943; sort code:  60 22 20

Last weekend, 28/29 November

We were together in spirit and via human technology, though with numbers only known to the Almighty.

Advent calendars available – one per kitchen, please.

Please book Christmas places directly with Fr Paul soon.  55 people per Mass.

Carol Service  Sunday December 13th, 4.00pm. It will be available via our streaming app. Please watch. (Go to the Forthcoming Events page for more details and interactive links.)

Sunday December 6th 2020, 2nd of Advent


6.30pm   Thanksgiving (Caroline Iuliano)



9.00am   Eamon Patrick Murphy RIP

10.00am   Kathleen & Connel Connor &Tony Gallagher RIP

11.00am   Patrick Harris RIP



8.00am   St Ambrose

10.00am   Chris McCarthy RIP


8.00am   Immaculate Conception

10.00am   Helen Anderson RIP



10.00am   Leocadia Fernandes



10.00am   ints. Josephine Taylor



12.00pm   w/o Eileen Coyle  



9.00am   Exposition with prayers for vocations

10.00am   Justin Inacia Serinha Noronha

Confessions available on call – in car park at required distance.

Sunday December 13th 2020, 3rd of Advent.




8.00am   Bish Shanahan RIP

9.00am   w/o Nan Waldron (Sally Marchant)


11.00am   Joseph Fernandes RIP


 We pray for all the sick including Stephen and Hilda Clark Philomena Coleman, Ted Morton  and Mr Said.

Anniversaries: We pray for all who have died recently including Richard O’Shea and for all those whose anniversaries occur this week including Maureen Gallan, Edward Frey, Patricia Butterby, Kathleen Gallagher, Peter Herrington, Joyce Overy, Babs Larner, Margaret Sales, Phyllis Price, George Corden, Eileen Blaker, Edward Ruart, Brenda Hoey, Peter Cogswell, Noel Murphy, Moe Vogt, May Scanlon and Desmond Shanahan.

New baptisms: Talk to Fr Paul, or concerning preparations, contact Tim & Cherryl on cherrylhowlett  or natachacrosdale@

Prayer Group meets these days as a Zoom group, and every two weeks.  Contact Matthew David for more news, 07920 788949, or

 Community Foodshop volunteers needed in new community foodshop offering help to low income residents, (greeting, manning counters, transportation, restocking – all with training given). Go to

Information meetings on SVP, go to membership

Missio Please bring box contents in Missio envelopes to church.


We are at tier 2 normal.We are also preparing for Christmas, and planning to celebrate Christmas Day throughout the octave of the feast, since how many may come to each Mass is limited to 55.  Please book your place – just with Fr Paul – not because he likes bookings, but to try and prevent doubling or any confusions.