Posts by Rob Jones

As Diocesan Deaf Service moves offices, remember the parish’s hard of hearing

The Diocesan Deaf Service recently moved to an office at the Centre for Catholic Formation. Read more →

Donations welcomed for purchase of new hymn books

We are planning to update our hymn books and welcome any donations towards the cost of purchasing these. Read more →

Journey in Faith confirmation gives parishioners a sense of belonging

The latest Journey in Faith Confirmation event has been described as an “experience of love and joy”.

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Letter suggests Armed Forces Day is a celebration of military culture

Pat Gaffney of Pax Christi and Bruce Kent of the Movement for the Abolition of War were among signatories to a letter published in the Independent last weekend challenging the impact of military culture on young people. Read more →

One Parish Mass celebrates our journey on the Road of Life


St Joseph’s welcomed more than 400 parishioners to our One Parish Mass on Sunday, when we gathered as one community of faith. Read more →

Find out more about the Catholic faith at June information evening

Members of the Parish who are interested in the Catholic faith are invited to find out more at a special event later this month. Read more →

Farewell Mass thanks Holy Ghost Fathers for 70 years of spiritual care

An open air Mass of Thanksgiving has been held to say farewell to the congregation of the Holy Spirit (fondly known to us as the Holy Ghost Fathers), who have left St Joseph’s Parish after nearly 70 years.

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Confession: It puts you straight with everyone


Reconciliation, aka confession, is the sacrament of the forgiveness of sin, which has many benefits. Here are ten… Read more →

Rally gives opportunity to engage MPs on climate change

Progressio, an organisation with Catholic Roots that supports poor and marginalised people, is calling on Britons to engage with their MPs about climate change in a day of action this June. Read more →

International Meal event welcomes new parishioners

St Joseph’s welcomed around 90 new parishioners to our Parish with an International Meal, celebrating food, faith and new friendships.

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