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!

The Eucharist Returns.

North Wales Catholic parishes which have successfully fulfilled the correct safety requirements have now been allowed to resume weekday and Sunday Masses. Thanks to a great team of volunteers, St Mary’s masses will resume next week. Sunday 2nd August. Sunday Mass will...

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Christ the Word Catholic School

Head Teacher Amanda Preston has written to express deep gratitude to many people, pupils, staff, governors, parents and LEA staff, who have worked so positively over this last year to produce many good results, social, academic, sporting etc. Amanda was appointed...

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WELSH MASS VIA ZOOM

If there is anyone who would wish to receive weekly the link and pass code for Mass zoomed in Welsh on Sundays at 11 am, celebrated by Bishop Emeritus Edwin Regan, please contact Ron Keating, coordinator of y Cylch Catholig, at rmkeating@hotmail.com

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Zoom Youth and Young People’s Seminar

The Knights of St Columba have arranged a Virtual Zoom Youth and Young People’s Seminar for the 22nd July 2020. This is for Young People 16yrs – 23yrs. It is for Altar Servers, Youth Club Members, Young Parishioners of suitable age range and any Secondary Schools that...

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Parish Team Meeting

The Parish Team met last week. Discussions included DCC Planning dept’s current consultation about our plans to build a new presbytery. In a couple of months we can begin to build. We also discussed how to use social media to promote CAFOD, with new CAFOD coordinator...

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The Way of Gratitude

(Fr Charles) The Covid time has made many of us much more appreciative of things we take for granted, meeting in groups, hugging, visiting places far afield, Sunday Mass, the NHS and Carers etc. A whole spiritual way can be developed in your life just by thanksgiving...

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Thanks to the Children from Fr Charles

Thanks to the Children who sent Fr Charles a Get Well Collage. we can't show all of it here due to safeguarding issues but rest assured, it help raise Fr Charles' spirits.

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Religious education Changes in Schools

Welsh government are working to change the Welsh School curriculum. They’re consulting till 28th July. Proposed RE changes will have a significant effect on Catholic Schools, forcing them to teach the new Religion, Values and Ethics syllabus as do non-church schools,...

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BIBLE SOCIETY SUMMER SALE

The Gospels - New Revised Standard Version (NRSV) Gift Edition is currently half price at £6.50 in the Bible Society Summer Sale, an elegant gift for anyone attending formal services such as confirmations or weddings etc For more information, please search for: NRSV...

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Racism

Racism is newly on TCC’s agenda and thus our parish’s agenda. Thanks to those who wrote in with excellent resources on racism, especially teacher Mairead, who says start with a powerful Youtube documentary video at. https://youtu.be/krfcq5pF8u8 Further list of black...

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TCC AGM

Last Tuesday four parishioners attended a Zoom AGM with 35 people present representing groups across north East Wales and Rhyl. We celebrated numerous achievement of TCC through the year, the big growth in youth membership, the request from First Minister Mark...

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WELSH MASS VIA ZOOM

If there is anyone who would wish to receive weekly the link and passcode for Mass zoomed in Welsh on Sundays at 11 am, celebrated by Bishop Emeritus Edwin Regan, please contact Ron Keating, co-ordinator of y Cylch Catholig, at rmkeating@hotmail.com

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The Opening of Churches in Wales

The team has worked hard to prepare St Mary's for opening up. Bishop Peter, given the serious responsibilities we face on people gathering, will come and check that our preparations are on track. If they are, he will issue a certificate and then our church can be...

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Prison volunteers

Sharon Dean is the family support worker at HMP Berwyn where she supports prisoners and threir families, alongside the Prison Advice and Care Trust (Pact), a national charity that provides support to prisoners, people with convictions, and their families. They support...

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The Post Pandemic Church…

Paralysed or energised, recovered or re-imagined? A mini conference via Zoom is to be held on Saturday 18th July 2020 between 10:30am and 3:30pm. there will be two sessions, 10:30am to 12:00 noon and 2:00pm to 3:30pm Preparing for a new world order, how do we as...

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Black Out Tuesday

Since Black Out Sunday TCC leaders have met and have committed to learning more about racism.and how we can be more anti-racist in our actions. We will take time to compile and share helpful learning resources about racism, especially racism in Wales.If you have...

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