Marriage and Family Life South East

RC Archdiocese of Southwark

Each year a Mass of celebration is held for those celebrating significant anniversaries.

The Mass takes place over the summer months and is open to all married couples by invitation.

Further details after Easter.

Mass in Celebration of the Sacrament of Marriage 2024.

July 13th , at St George’s Cathedral

If you are celebrating your 1st/10th/25th/40th/50th/60th+ wedding anniversary this year, please let us know as soon as possible,and no later than May 31, providing the following details: your names in the format John and Mary Smith, your home address, the anniversary you are celebrating, so you can receive an invitation from the Archbishop for the renewal of vows during Mass. Spaces are limited. Email us at at

As the title of your email, please write your parish location e.g. Clapham, Beckenham.

Beginning Experience’

Beginning Experience provides peer support for Separated, Divorced, and Widowed persons,

to facilitate the grief resolution process, and enable those wounded by grief

to rediscover love for themselves, others, and God.

Facilitated by trained peer ministers, grief resolution programmes

take place in nine countries on three continents,

including here in the south of England.

The attached poster gives details of the next weekend, 12-14 April 2024.