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!

From Pope Francis’ new document on holiness.

“ If I encounter a person sleeping outdoors on a cold night, I can view him or her as an annoyance, an idler, an obstacle in my path, a troubling sight, a problem for politicians to sort out, or even a piece of refuse cluttering a public space. Or I can respond...

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Afternoon Tea

Many thanks from Emma to those who supported the fund-raising event last week, which raised £600 for Endometriosis Research - well done! Thanks also to the UCM for the delicious refreshments.

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Red Boxes

Assailed by so much bad news, here is just one example of hidden Good News. The parish has again topped the list for the Diocese, with contributions totalling £3,556.52 in 2017. Many thanks yet again to Bob Johnson for organising, and to all our collectors and...

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Rosary on the Coast

This is a national initiative of prayer whereby parishes around the UK will gather on a given day and time to pray the Rosary together. outdoors, thus giving witness to our faith. For our parish the Knights of St Columba are organising the event, on Sunday, 29th...

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Donations to Syrian relief

When Fr Ghassan SJ was with us, the St Vincent De Paul group organised a collection to help with the troubles in Syria and we raised £207. A cheque was sent to Fr Ghassan but we have learned that the cheque hasn’t been cashed and is out of date. The SVP have also...

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4thecommunity Youth Club

The 4thecommunity Youth Club (ages 6—16): PS4, virtual reality games, pool, wii, board games, free food and drink and lots more. In church centre weekly Friday from 4pm - 6pm. All welcome.

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Musicians for homeless

An enterprising group of musicians have made a CD of poems and music by different groups related to homelessness. The CD is on sale today for five pounds and all proceeds will go to the North Wales Homelessness Fund the coalition of people and agencies who help...

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Invitation to Afternoon Tea

on Saturday, 7th April, 2.00 pm to 4.00 pm. This event is in aid of Endometriosis-UK, and in support of Emma (Maria Howes’ daughter), who has organised this including Raffle and sales of Calendar, to raise awareness of this chronic condition. Emma and her brother...

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Westminster Vacancy

There is job vacant at the diocese of Westminster for the human resources department. Further information is available at the back of church.

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End of Life Decisions and Dying Well

There will be a one day conference on these issues at our Lady of the Rosary Church, Buckley on April 27th from 10.00 AM to 4.30 PM. In her speech to the House of Lords, Dame Teresa Jowell said "What gives a life meaning is not how it is lived but how it draws to a...

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Towards a Culture of Safeguarding…

The Catholic Church in England and Wales is striving towards a culture of safeguarding where all are safe from harm and abuse and where every person is encouraged and enabled to enjoy the fullness of life in Jesus Christ through the prayerful, caring, nurturing,...

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The Moon Time Project

 From 4tc Sadly in our current climate many people are forced to turn Food Banks as a way of life and recent research has shown that many women and young girls are struggling to afford female hygiene products that are an absolute necessity. We at 4TC recognise that...

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