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Confirmation candidates retreat in Whitstable

The Confirmation candidates attended a Retreat in Whitstable from 15th-17th April 2016.  Attached are some of the photographs taken during the weekend.

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Parishioner survey will set the parish agenda and long-term goals

All parishioners are invited to participate in a survey that will help the St Joseph’s pastoral team assess the needs and aspirations of the community. Read more →

Parish celebrates Easter with series of special Masses and blessings

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Our week of Easter celebrations included a variety of events and blessings for all members of the community. Read more →

Mass times for Easter

St Joseph’s Parish Masses over the Easter weekend include morning prayer sessions, the Stations of the Cross, Vigil Masses and a Taize service. The complete Mass times for the Easter weekend at St Joseph’s, and Easter Masses at St Swithun’s, are listed below. Read more →

Inspiration for the Lenten journey

Following the indulgence of Shrove Tuesday, Ash Wednesday marked the beginning of Lent – the forty days of penance and prayer that sees many fast or give up treats.
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Fr Saju completes his research study

Fr Saju has completed his research study and successfully defended his thesis. Read more →

Whole parish pilgrimage to Aylesford will be a family celebration

This year’s annual parish celebration is a pilgrimage to beautiful Aylesford Priory in Kent, and it will be a day that the whole family can enjoy. Read more →

Fr Cyriac prepares to leave the parish

Fr Cyriac is moving on from St Joseph’s Parish, and parishioners are now able to show their appreciation for his ministry with a donation. Read more →

St Joseph’s students produce prize winning paintings

The results of the Knights of St Columba Nativity painting competition that ran over the Christmas period are in.
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Shrove Tuesday event will welcome new parishioners and celebrate ministries

On Shrove Tuesday, we will gather as a parish community to celebrate our care, welcome and gratitude for one another.

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