Latest news

23. Aug, 2018

First Holy Communion Programme

Application forms are now available.
They must be returned by 16th September.
Late applications will not be accepted.
See link for provisional timetable.

11. Oct, 2018

Are you interested in learning more about the Catholic Church?

The course will begin in October 2018.
See link for the outline of this year's course.

12. Feb, 2019

Sacrament of Confirmation

See link for timetable of programme.
Applicaton forms will be available in mid October.

16. Aug, 2018

A Lifeline for Marriages

Is your marriage stressed, unloving, cold
Do you want to improve your communication?
Have you separated, divorced, or are you
thinking of doing so?
Do you want to try again?
The Retrouvaille programme may be just what you need!
See link for details

6. Oct, 2018

Day of Recollection

For Special Ministers of the Eucharist.
From 10am to 12 noon.
At Upper Hall, Good Shepherd, Downham.
Tea/coffee from 9.30am.
All Eucharistic Ministers are invited to take this opportunity
to honour your committment to attend a day of recollection, each year.

22. Jun, 2018

Vincentian Volunteering & paid roles.

See opportunity for 18-35
Volunteer for one year with the Vincentian family.
Helping those in need in the UK.
See link for details.

27. Aug, 2018

Divine Mercy Pilgrimage

Bank Holiday Monday
At Aylesford.
See link

14. Jun, 2018

Revive UK

Supporting refugees and people seeking asylum.
See link for contact details in Brockley.

23. Jun, 2018

Marriage Care - seeks volunteers

See link for details of various roles.

Liverpool Conference on the Eucharist

7-9 Septermber 2018
Two representatives invited from each parish in the England and Wales.
Details will follow in July.
See link for further details.

Irish Dance Classes ages 4+

At St Joseph's Church Hall,
Plaistow Lane, Bromley
On Wed 6pm to 8.30pm.
See Link for details

Warm Homes Healthy People

A partnership between Lewisham Council and Groundwork London
This project offers advice and resources to help those at risk from fuel poverty.
See link for details.

Refugee Action

This charity identifies alarming numbers of people seeking asylum being refused the daily emergency allowance which is then overturned on appeal.
Have we become a society who see numerical figures and not human beings?
See link for articles.

Diabetes in Lewisham

Type 2 diabetes is an escalating health concern in Lewisham.
Volunteers are needed to become Peer Support Group Facilitators.
See link for further details.

The art of dying well

This is a new website launched by the Catholic Bishops' Conference that offers help to those grappling with issues around death and dying. Based on the Catholic tradition but open to all, it features real-life stories dealing with the journey through death to eternal life.
Find out more on www.artofdying.org

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.

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.

21. Jul, 2018

GDPR - Diocesan Policies applicable to all parishes

See link

September

Funerals

Mignone Miqualita Gorman RIP
Funeral Service:Hither Green Crematorium.
Monday 3rd September at 2.30pm.

Barbara Semaine RIP
Reception into church: Monday 3rd September at 4.30pm
Funeral Mass: Tuesday at 10.15am.
Followed by Committal: Lewisham Crematorium at 11.30am.