Our Lady of the Assumption News

Keep up to date with the latest news and events in the Parish. Group leaders: e-mail us to add your event here!

Brittany Roberts Nepal Volunteering Experience

  Hello, I’m Brittany and I’m writing to tell you about my experience with my volunteering placement which many people from St Mary’s Church made possible with their kind donations that I received at my stall after mass back in January. Thank you all so much...

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Good News Mission Rhyl Foodshare

Food orders close tomorrow (Monday) at 12. Don’t miss out- £1.50 subscription for £5 worth of food, £2.50 subscription for £10 worth of food and £3.50 subscription for £15. Please use the following link to place an order https://form.jotform.com/201336437145349?...

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Shared Prayer from St Beuno’s

If you’d like to join the shared prayer from St Beuno’s on Sunday evening please email chas37free@gmail.com ,St Mary’s parish office , and detail on how to access will be sent to you.

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Welsh Government Survey on Youth

St Mary’s Church and 4thecommunity. (May 2020) The Welsh Parliament are looking to scrutinize Covid-19 and its impact on children and young people. Terms of Reference are to consider the impact of the outbreak and how it is being managed on children and young people’s...

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Parish team Zoom in…

A parish team meeting was held last week through Zoom software, just to catch up with our buildings progress and also to review how feeding the hungry is going locally (thanks to several parishioners who are helping deliver food at Good News Mission’s marvellous...

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Laudato Si’ Week 2020

It’s the fifth anniversary of Laudato Si. Pope Francis invites us to celebrate Laudato Si’ Week from May 16-24, a nine-day global campaign celebrating the theme: “Everything is Connected.” There are many ways you can participate from home on your own, with your...

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Some suggested websites

Please check in to Fr Peter Morgan’s Liverpool parish for beautiful homilies/ reflections, at……………. https://sites.google.com/view/st-anne-and-st-bernard/home For an uplift through amazing music and dance to chase away the lock-down blues…. https://youtu.be/rqzkn-jX-JU...

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CAFOD Corona Virus appeal

CAFOD has launched a coronavirus emergency appeal. The effects of coronavirus on developing countries where CAFOD works are likely to be devastating. Families without enough to eat and without access to clean water and healthcare are particularly vulnerable. The...

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Advice for Anyone in Domestic Abuse Situations.

If you are in immediate danger call 999 and ask for the police. If you are in danger and unable to talk on the phone, call 999 and listen to the questions from the operator and if possible, respond by coughing or tapping the head set. If prompted, press 55 to Make...

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Parish Finances

Ways you can make offertory donations: 1. Create a Banker’s Standing Order. Simply fill in a Banker’s Order form and return it to your bank. (Some banks let you download these forms.) On this form you simply enter: The Banks’ name eg Nat West. Name of Account : eg...

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Knights of St Columba

The Knights of St Columba among other things raise lots of money for good causes. Currently they have looked at the challenges facing Catholic Care Homes across the country and have decided to set-up a “Charity Appeal “campaign for the catholic orders running these...

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While we have extra TIME. (by Fr Charles)

We’re Catholics, we’re not only local, we’re global. We can all connect, even in a small way, with some missionary or justice issues round the world, as with Red boxes or CAFOD. After my 10 day visit to Palestine and Israel 10 years ago, a great way for me to stay...

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GOOD NEWS in A BAD TIME

Parishioner Chris Ruane, obviously “seeking God in all things”, found this excellent website with lots of good News. He has agreed to share it. …….. “I found this excellent news site which covers positive news stories from around the world- a back to work programmes...

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BAKING COMPETITION

Do remember to pray for staff at Christ the Word Catholic School, also working front-line at the moment, educating vulnerable children and others. They’ve just asked me to judge a baking competition !! Are they mad ? The Head, very kindly, as I’m locked in, says: “We...

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Growing food locally for sharing (update).

We’ve restored our raised vegetable beds in the parish house backyard and also beside the church. All of these have now been planted with potatoes, carrots, broad beans, onions, broccoli and other vegetables. Parishioners (THANKS) have so f far donated seeds,...

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Together Creating Communities (from Fr Charles )

Remember we challenged MP James Davies on the issue of School Hunger ? Pressure resulted when last February Welsh Government rolled out better school breakfast provision and a holiday food scheme for the coming summer, to all Welsh councils. After the pilot scheme,...

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Parish Finances

Please visit the Finances page  for ways to contribute to Parish finances.

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The Global Catholic Climate Change Movement

You’re invited to explore this huge worldwide response to Pope Francis’ document LAUDATO SI. It comes highly recommended. From their website:: 16-23 May: Online trainings and workshops will provide an opportunity for us to pray and reflect together as we prepare to...

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