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21 April, 2019

Newsletter for Easter Sunday, 2019

EASTER SUNDAY 21st APRIL 2019 Mauve Book Page 258  Alleluia Christ is Risen He is Risen indeed Alleluia  When we arrive at Easter Sunday, I understand how those three disciples felt when they wanted to stay on the Mountain of the Transfiguration (Mark 9:2–3//). I wish we could just stay at Easter day and let […]

14 April, 2019

Newsletter for Palm Sunday and Holy Week, 2019

PALM SUNDAY/Holy Week 14th APRIL 2019 Mauve Book Page 184 For the Calendar for Holy Week: click here Welcome on Palm Sunday 2019.  We hope that you will join us at some or all of the ceremonies at either of the churches during the coming days. In Catholic worship, we don’t speak so much about […]

7 April, 2019

Newsletter for the Fifth Sunday of Lent, 2019

Fifth Sunday of Lent 7th APRIL 2019 Mauve Book Page 172  The programme for Holy Week & Easter:  Next Sunday (weather permitting) we commence the Masses outside on the forecourt and in the street. Once again, we hear the solemn reading of the “Passion” this year according to St Luke. In the evening of Palm […]

30 March, 2019

Fourth Sunday of Lent, Mothering Sunday, 2019

Fourth Sunday of Lent/Mothering Sunday 31st MARCH 2019 Mauve Book Page 169  Mothering Sunday,  Ok, who wrote these words and can you sing the tune? “Have you seen your mother, baby, ♬ standing in the shadow?” ♫  It is no co-incidence that the Gospel story this weekend is Luke’s famous parable. But have you ever pondered […]

23 March, 2019

Newsletter for the Third Sunday of Lent, 2019

Third Sunday of Lent 24th MARCH 2019 Mauve Book Page 160 The Painted Hall – Brexit in Art!  It was good to receive a complementary invitation to view the newly restored Painted Hall prior to the official reopening this weekend. The restoration is breath taking and spectacular. The images radiate extraordinary colours and three-dimensional depth […]