UPDATES – as at 5th March 2021

REOPENING OF CHURCH

Now that all of us “Oldies” have received our first jab (or should have!), the church has now reopened for Public Mass from Thursday 4th March. The pattern of Masses will be as before:

Thursday – 7.00pm

Sunday – 9.00am and 11.00am

Monday – 10.30am

Please note – you do NOT need to re-register, unless you plan to change your choice of Mass

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LENT – STATIONS OF THE CROSS 

During Lent, we continue to be pray the Stations of the Cross every Friday evening – live here in the Church at 7.30pm but also a bit earlier at 5.00pm, via ZOOM for those who are unable to join us here in the church. If you wish to join us on ZOOM, please register with Deacon Tony by email: falcon_tony@btopenworld.com

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HOLY WEEK & EASTER

This year’s Triduum Services and Easter Masses will be celebrated at these times:-

1st April – Maundy Thursday Mass at 8pm

2nd April – Good Friday Passion at 3pm

2nd April – Good Friday – Stations of the Cross at 7.30pm

3rd April – Easter Vigil Mass at 6pm

4th April – Easter Sunday Mass at 11am

5th April – Monday – the Easter Sunday Mass will be said at 10.30am

Please complete this Registration forms and return to Fr John or email Deacon Tony on falcon_tony@btopenworld.com;

Registering-to-attend-Holy week services 2021

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Live streaming of Mass

Mass will be live-streamed from our church, at 11am on Saturdays

In order to view this live on Youtube is to click on this link:-

To view the Live Stream or watch later, go to the Sacred Heart YouTube Channel:

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC3KkmiI9hNaOQwo8G3owsAw

You do not require an account to view the Videos or Live Streams

The Mass for the 2nd Sunday after Christmas (3rd January 2021) can be found here:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vm4POQbwMjU

 

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On this page you will find copies of the Sunday Sermons, plus links to the Videos of Fr John’s Lockdown homilies

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Fr John’s / Deacon Tony’s Sermon for:-

Fr John’s Christmas story can be found here: ENJOY!!    https://youtu.be/KEuLY14H0xE

27/12/2020 – Bishop David – Pastoral Letter on the Feast of the Holy Family -2020

06/12/2020 – Deacon Tony – Homily for 2nd week in Advent Year B – December 6th 2020

29/11/2020 – Bishop David’s Pastoral letter for Advent: Pastoral Letter Advent 2020

22/11/2020 – Fr John – Homily 22nd November 2020 – Feast of Christ the King – Fr John

15/11/2020 – Fr John – Homily 15th November 2020 – 33rd Sunday in Ordinary Time – Fr John

08/11/2020 – Fr John – 2020-11-08 – 32nd Sunday in Ordinary Time Year A – Fr John’s Homily

01/11/2020 – Deacon Tony – Homily for the feast of All Saints & All Souls Day – 2020-11-01 & 02

25/10/20 – Fr John – 2020-10-25 – 30th Sunday in Ordinary Time Year A – Fr John’s sermon

18/10/20 – Fr John – 2020-10-18 – 29th Sundayin Ordinary Time Year A – Fr John’s sermon

11/10/20 – Fr John – 2020-10-11 – 28th Sunday, Year A – Fr John’s Homily

04/10/20 – Deacon Tony – 2020-10-04 – Homily for 27th week in Ordinary time Year A October 4th 2020

27/09/20 – Fr John – 2020-09-27 – 26th Sunday, Year A – Fr John’s Homily

 

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  • PARISH GIVING
  • As you may be aware, as we have no Masses we do not have our Sunday collection but we still have to keep the church running. As a means of mitigating this loss we would like to encourage those parishioners who do not currently give by standing order to donate online. This can be done via the diocesan website which can be found at:-https://northamptondiocese.org/
  •  Scroll down to find the Donate button and follow the instructions on the Catholic Diocese of Northampton Virgin money-giving page.
  •  Please ensure the parish name and area i.e. Sacred Heart, Leighton Buzzard, that the donation is intended for is indicated in the notes section of the donate page.
  •  For details about standing orders contact Brian Burgess on bmburgess@me.com