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5. Sep, 2016

Funeral Arrangements for Sr Anne-Marie Fitzgerald RIP

Funeral Mass
11.30am Monday 5th September
St Mary of the Angels Church
Richmond Road, Worthing BN11 4BJ
(Parking limited in Church Car Park
Car Park – Buckingham Road BN11 1TH)
Burial in Durrington Cemetery

August 2016

First Holy Communion Programme 2016 - 2017

See the provisional dates for this course commencing October 2016.
Application forms available from the back of the church from mid August.


EXploring the Catholic Faith

We commence our course in October 2016 for Adults who wish to learn about the Catholic Faith or those who wish to deepen their faith or those who may not have received First Holy Communion or adults who have not received the Sacrament of Confirmation.

29. Aug, 2016

Divine Mercy Pilgrimage

To the Marian Shrine at Aylesford
Bank Holiday Monday 29th August
Led by Bishop Pat Lynch.
From 10am to 4pm.
See link for programme details

25. Aug, 2016

Youth 2000 Summer Prayer Festival

From 25th to 29th August at Walsingham.
Young People (16 - 35 years) and families.
Over 1,300 attended last year.
See link for further details

19. Sep, 2016

Cafod Information Days

Encouraging individuals and parishes to get involved in supporting projects around the world where we can be certain the money is properly spent.
One such evening at St Joseph's Bromley on
Monday 19th September from 8pm to 9.30pm.
See link for further details

8. Oct, 2016

Reflection Morning for Deanery Eucharistic Ministers

On Saturday 8th October.
At Good Shepherd Church Hall, Downham.
From arrival at 10am to Benediction at 12.15pm.
See programme under links

26. Apr, 2016

Primary School Places

Is your child 4 or 5 years old? Looking for a Catholic primary school for September 2016? Places are still available at St Joseph's Infant School, Camberwell. Ofsted rated "Good" with elements of "Outstanding". See our website Please phone 0207 703 9264


Holy Doors in Southwark Diocese

See link for the details of the four Holy Doors in Southwark Diocese.

25. Apr, 2016

Presentation to Sr Collette

See link for photos of the presentation by the Knights of St Columba to Sr Collette.

29. Oct, 2015

Our latest Eucharistic Ministers at the Cathedral

See link

1. Aug, 2015

Vocations news

See the latest edition of the Vocations News issued by our diocese. This edition includes news on our recently ordained priests. Copies available from the back of the church.

23. Jul, 2015

Carers UK

Over 6.5 million people are carers in the UK. It can be a lonely existence. See link to access support or online resources.

23. May, 2015

Have you considered a career in the Priesthood?

Read this article on some of the qualities that might indicate
you have a vocation to the priesthood.

3. Oct, 2015

London Southbank Unviersity Chaplaincy

See link for news of the chaplaincy at London Southbank.



Carl Mark Simpson RIP
Funeral Service: Grove Park Cemetery Chapel
Tuesday 9th August at 1.30pm
Committal: to follow at 2pm