Posts by Rob Jones

A celebration of the Sacraments of Initiation

For those who journeyed through the RCIA, Journey in Faith, their time of celebration began at Easter, the highlight of Holy Week.

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St Joseph’s and St Swithun’s unite to form one parish

St Joseph’s and St Swithun’s are joining together to run as one new parish community. Read more →

Easter celebrated with food blessing and egg hunt

St Joseph’s Church was full of colour, food and chocolate, as we celebrated Easter.

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Rite of Election is emotional celebration for Parishioners

Parishioners from St Joseph’s have celebrated the Rite of Election and Call to Continuing Conversion at St George’s Cathedral, Southwark. Read more →

Lent: journeying with Jesus


Lent begins with reflection on the temptation of Jesus in the wilderness. The Fathers of the Church explain that Jesus’s temptations are described after his baptism to teach us why we are tempted and how we should conquer temptations. Read more →

Cheese and wine evening will celebrate Parish community

A cheese and wine evening has been organised to welcome new parishioners and say thank you to all members of thParish community who in so many ways makSt. Joseph’s vibrant and welcoming parish.

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Catholic awards scheme for young people to launch at St Joseph’s Church

A new national Catholic awards scheme will recognise the work of young people in the church, their parish and the community – and it’s set to launch at St Joseph’s Church. Read more →

Bargains and prizes galore at the Christmas Fair

St Joseph’s Christmas Fair, on Saturday 3 December, will be lots of fun – with some fantastic bargains on our stalls and the opportunity to win prizes, including an iPad Mini and shopping vouchers.
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Remembering a blessed experience on our pilgrimage to Medjugorje


On Saturday 22 October, some 27 pilgrims left Heathrow bound for Medjugorje. For some, this was the first experience of visiting the places where Our Lady has appeared with such regularity; for others, it was a return to a place they loved.

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Night vigils in London will conclude the Year of Mercy

Two parishioners of St Joseph’s are part of a community that has helped arrange a series of events and night vigils for November, marking the end of the Year of Mercy. Read more →