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January 14, 2023

What’s on this week – White Flower appeal, Teas after Mass, RCA Open Day

MASS INTENTIONS – Second Sunday after EpiphanySunday 15th January  8.30 pm Barrett family intentions12.30 pm Private intention CONFESSIONS Saturdays 3 pm—5 pm WHITE FLOWER APPEAL 2023The Society for the Protection of Unborn Children (SPUC) is holding its annualappeal this weekend. SPUC wants a world where abortion is unthinkable, and is raising awareness of thewidespread problem of abortion coercion through “pills by post”. Please be as generous as you can to helpSPUC defend unborn babies and their mothers. A collection basket […]

January 6, 2023

What’s on this week – Mass three days in a row, Adult Catechism talk tomorrow evening, White Flower Appeal

Happy Epiphany! Here is some TS Eliot.  MASS INTENTIONS  Today – Holyday of Obligation 7.30 pm Holy Souls Tomorrow 8.00 am Private intention – First Saturday Mass Sunday 8.30 am Fr Bradley Pierce RIP12.30 pm Private intention CONFESSIONS Saturdays 3 pm—5 pm AND before and after tomorrow’s Mass EXTRA MASS Please note that there will be an Mass tomorrow, 7th January at 8 am.  ADULT CATECHISM TALKSFr Phipps proposes to start monthly adult catechism talks in Bedford. The first of these is […]

December 16, 2022

What’s on this week: Bishop at 830, Christmas and New Year Masses, Gnome Competition, Confessions

MASS INTENTIONSSunday 18th December  8.30 am Conversion of Dyson and Jones families12.30 pm Private intention CONFESSIONS Saturdays, 3-5pm WELCOME, BISHOP OAKLEY!Change of plan from last week! We are delighted to welcome Bishop David Oakley to the 8.30 am Mass where he will preach. Please do try and come to the 8:30 Mass and hopefully he’ll be around afterwards for a cup of tea as well NAME THE GNOMEHave you entered our competition to win a gnome who would make a […]

December 9, 2022

Bishop’s Visit, St. Nicholas Party, Christmas Mass and Confessions

11th December 2022 – 3rd Sunday of Advent (Gaudete)MASS INTENTIONS 8.30 am Holy Souls12.30 pm Private intention CONFESSIONS 3-5pm, Saturday BISHOP’S VISIT Bishop David Oakley will be coming to Christ the King next weekend (17/18 December) to celebrate Fr. Nicholas’s 15th anniversary of ordination. He will be saying the 11am English Mass and then staying afterwards for a social in the hall, from around 1145-midday. Please do try to be there for him  ST NICHOLAS PARTY IN THE HALL AND BOOKS FOR […]

December 2, 2022

What’s on this week – Server Training, Choir Practice, Christmas Masses, St. Nicholas Party, and more!

MASS INTENTIONSSunday 4th December 8.30 am Angelo & Francis R RIP12.30 pm Private intention SERVER TRAININGFr Phipps will be running a session on Saturday 3rd December, 1 pm—3 pm. Please contact him onsphipps@fssp.org to register your interest. SUNG MASS NEXT SUNDAYSunday 8.30 am—practice with Fr Gwilym Evans, Saturday,3 pm—5 pm. All singers welcome, no experience or sight reading ability required. REFRESHMENTS As the hall is in use for the parish First Holy Communion class, refreshments today are at the FaradayCommunity Centre, […]

November 26, 2022

What’s on this week – Cycling, Singing, St. Nicholas and Server training

27th November 2022 – 1st Sunday of Advent  MASS INTENTIONSSunday 27th November 8.30 am Maria Baderkova RIP12.30 pm Private intention  ARE YOU A CYCLIST?Could you cycle 584 km in 13 days next August, or part of this distance? Anna Kearns, a parishioner in MiltonKeynes, is planning to cycle round the perimeter of the Diocese of Northampton to raise funds for Baby Basics,a local charity supporting crisis pregnancies/mothers and children in Milton Keynes. She is looking for othercyclists to join her, […]

November 18, 2022

What’s on this week: Advent on the way!

20th November 2022 – 24th and Last Sunday after Pentecost. Are we ready for Advent?! MASS INTENTIONSSunday 20th November 8.30 am Private intention12.30 pm Private intention CONFESSIONS Saturdays 3 pm—5 pm REPOSITORYThe repository will be open at the back of church after the 8.30 am Mass today selling Christmas cards,calendars etc.—thank you Rosie! MASS OF AGESThe Winter edition is available on the table as you leave today. PARISH CHRISTMAS FAYRENext Saturday 26th November 1 pm—3 pm. This is the main parish fundraiser […]

November 11, 2022

What’s on this week – Christmas Shopping and Mass of Ages!

13th November 2022 – 23rd Sunday after Pentecost  MASS INTENTIONSSunday 13th November 8.30 am Maria Baderkova RIP12.30 pm Private intentionSunday 20th November 8.30 am Private intention CONFESSIONS Saturdays 3 pm—5 pm MASS OF AGES—WINTER EDITIONAvailable by the door as you leave this morning. MINI CHRISTMAS SALE—TODAY!Can’t get to the parish Christmas Fayre on the 26th? There will be a selection of Christmas goods on sale todayin the hall, all proceeds to the FSSP. REPOSITORY—NEXT WEEK!The repository will be open at the back of […]

November 5, 2022

What’s on this week – First Saturday….on a Sunday? and LOTS more

6th November 2022 – 22nd Sunday after Pentecost MASS INTENTIONSSunday 6th November 8.30 am Private intention12.30 pm Private intention LATIN MASS SOCIETY MASS OF REPARATION FOR ABORTIONSince the passing of the Abortion Bill in 1967, 10 million babies have been lost to abortion in the UK. Mass ofReparation Saturday 12th November at 12 noon, Shrine of Our Lady of Guadalupe, Holy Child & St Joseph’s,Brereton Road, Bedford MK40 1HU. Celebrant Fr Gerard Byrne with deacon and subdeacon, followed by abuffet lunch. […]