Mass Intentions at Good Shepherd during the Coronavirus shutdown.


Fr John will continue to say Mass each day. The Mass intentions which have been booked will be honoured on the day and any other Mass intentions in the Mass Book will be said. Any vacant spaces will be offered for the wellbeing of our community.

                                   Fifth Sunday of Lent (A).   29/3/202

                                          Masses and Mass Intentions






Priest only. No public Mass

Gladys Archer RIP



Priest only. No public Mass

Denis Flood RIP

5 th  Sunday of Lent


Priest only. No public Mass

Patsy Owens RIP



Priest only. No public Mass

Mary Lydon RIP



Priest only. No public Mass

Kathleen Walsh RIP


Thursday  *

Priest only. No public Mass

Bernard & Patricia Dodd RIP



Priest only. No public Mass




Priest only. No public Mass

Sacred Heart of Jesus



Priest only. No public Mass

Dec’d members of Odeleye family

Palm Sunday



19. Mar, 2020

Good Shepherd Church closed from Friday evening.

No public Masses or services will be celebrated at Good Shepherd or any other Catholic Church until further notice on the instruction of our Archbishop.
We are supporting the government guidelines that we must distance ourselves from one another to reduce the spread of the virus.
See this website for regular updates on our parish

20. Mar, 2020

Fr John writes to parishioners

Let us pray for one another.
See link for Letter.

21. Mar, 2020

Live Streaming of Mass

There are many opportunities to join in prayer with those who are celebrating Mass in various locations.
See link for extensive list.
Also EWTN for those with TV packages.

21. Mar, 2020

Our Spiritual Lives

See link for a prayer for spiritual communion when not able to be at Mass.
Also links to Catholic websites and apps that can help you to pray and reflect.

23. Mar, 2020

Liturgies for children on Sunday

See link for resources to help children feel close to God on Sunday and any other time you feel it will help them.

20. Mar, 2020

Liturgical Advice from the Bishops' Conference

See link for the text of this document relating to parish life in this time of crisis.

19. Mar, 2020

Pastoral Letter from Archbishop John Wilson

See link for details

25. Mar, 2020

Immigration Advice Service

This organisation remains open to offer advice for all those with immigration problems.
See link for details.

21. Feb, 2020

Lent 2020

Wisdom Literature.
Pick up your Bible this Lent and throw yourself with abandon
into the world where God is truly to be found - in the complicated lives
of normal human beings like you and me. Warts and all!!
See link for further details.

21. Mar, 2020

First Holy Communion Programme

We have completed the First Confessions for all candidates.
Module 5 is cancelled due to the coronavirus.
We may have to delay First Holy Communion Sunday until later in the year.

19. Mar, 2020

Funeral Arrangements for Most Rev Peter Smith RIP

Due to the Coronavirus the funeral of Most Rev Peter Smith will take place as a private service

29. Mar, 2020

Heating Fund

The next special collection to replace heating radiators
We are attempting to raise £30,000 over the next three years.
This is a rough estimate of what it will cost to replace all the radiators
on the church property.

Feb/ Mar


Sean Smith RIP
Committal: Graveside Service on Wednesday 25th March.
Hither Green Cemetery at 11am.

Mary Lydon RIP
Committal:Graveside Service on Tuesday 31st March.
Hither Green Cemetery at 11am

Revalyn James RIP
Committal : Tuesday 7th April.
Hither Green Crematorium at 3.15pm

Margaret Burgess RIP
Committal: Graveside Service on Thursday 9th April.
At Hither Green Cemetery at 10am