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90 and not out – Father Cyril celebrates a special birthday

Our parish celebration for Father Cyril Elkington’s 90th birthday was an unforgettable tribute, attended by a large number of parishioners and friends: St. Joseph’s was almost full – even though it was on a weekday.

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Survey reveals a great love for our Parish – and ideas for development

St Joseph’s Parish is warm and welcoming and provides inspiring Masses that involve the community, according to the results of our Parish survey – but there is room for improvement. Read a summary and the full results from the survey here… Read more →

Images from Aylesford

Our One Parish Mass this summer welcomed parishioners to the beautiful Friars in Aylesford, and many of you took some wonderful photographs – some of which our posted here.

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Above photo: Fergus Cooper
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The Bromley 11th Family Camp Weekend

Over 60 children and adults checked in to this marvellous camping weekend at Frylands Wood. Thank you to the 11th Leaders, Explorers, Scouts, Cubs, Beavers and parents who all pitch in and do so much to make this a fun and successful event for all the families. Special thanks to Father Saju who led the group in the celebratory mass.
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Cardinal Nichols calls for renewed purpose after ‘tumultuous’ referendum fall-out

Cardinal Nichols, the Archbishop of Westminster, has sent a clear message following the results of the EU referendum, urging people to turn away from racism, hatred and division. Read more →

Mass celebrates Confirmation of 24 youngsters

Two dozen young people received the Sacrament of Confirmation from Bishop Pat at a  Confirmation Mass St Joseph’s.

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Anniversary Mass marks 48 years since Father Tom’s ordination

An anniversary Mass has marked 48 years since Father Tom’s ordination.

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One Parish Mass held in sacred priory

St Joseph’s One Parish Mass was held on a bright day at The Friars in Aylesford, Kent, with a large crowd from Bromley visiting the 13th century priory for prayer and reflection.

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Thanks to all who have generously donated to the Clergy Support Fund Campaign

The amount given and pledged by our Parish community to the Clergy Support Fund Campaign has now reached £92,670. Read more →

Catholic Union says Christians should engage their consciences over referendum

Next month’s referendum is important as it engages Christian virtues and asks us all to consider what is the best approach for ensuring peaceful stability, according to the Catholic Union of Great Britain. Read more →