November 22nd 2020

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

 Once again there can be no public Masses from Thursday 5th November for at least 4 weeks

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, 14th-15th  November

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


Wednesday 25th November  Red Light Day when Holy Cross, along with many other places, will show solidarity with the persecuted of the world, of whom there are so many. The outside of the church will be lit in red.

Advent calendars available in preparation for Advent and Christmas. One per kitchen, please.

Sunday 22nd November 2020. Christ the |King. Catholic Youth & Catholic Education Service.


6.30pm   Edward Dixon RIP


8.00am   Colette Meade RIP (33rd anniversary (Anthony Meade)


10.00am   Felix & Aurita Fernandes

11.00am  Juan San Dios






8.00am   St Andrew Dung-Lac & cc.

10.00am   ints. Doris & family

6.00pm   No Exposition



10.00am   Fred Gomez RIP



10.00am   Conceicao Pedro Lobo






9.00am   No Exposition


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


 Sunday 29th November 2020. First of Advent. Holy Places.


6.30pm   Sarah Dobbyn RIP & family



9.00am   Dec. members Dodwell & Haydon families

10.00am   Parents of Gemma Desouza RIP

11.00am   Cristobal Nunez 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 and for all those whose anniversaries occur this week including Arthur O’Keeffe,  Steven Harrington, Anna Owen, Patrick Kelly, Margaret Curry, Rose Hall, Brian Moss, and also all the Holy Souls.

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

Support Parliamentary campaign to prevent cleft lip, cleft palate, club foot as valid reasons for terminating pregnancies. Go to

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

Progressions (in reverse gear for a month)

Holy Cross is opening for private prayer only.

However, it will be December 2nd in no time, so fingers crossed.