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January 18, 2019

St Mary’s Sunday Bulletin 20 Jan 2019

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TOMORROW: Young Adults Group: excursion to Holywell Saturday (19 Jan.). Next meeting: Saturday 16th February.


20 January 2019

www.fssp.co.uk/warrington • 01925 635664

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Buttermarket Street, Warrington WA1 2NS

Served by the Priestly Fraternity of St Peter

by appointment of the RC Archdiocese of Liverpool

 Rector: Fr Armand de Malleray, FSSP: malleray@fssp.org

Assistant: Fr Konrad Loewenstein, FSSP: padrek@libero.it

Assistant: Fr Ian Verrier, FSSP: iverrier@fssp.org

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Holy Masses: Sunday 11am & 6pm; Mon-Sat 12:10pm daily.

Confessions 30mins before every Mass every day

– including from 5:30pm before 6pm Sunday Mass

and on Saturdays 10am-11:45am during Eucharistic Adoration. Daily Rosary 11:30am Mon-Fri, 11am Sat. Followed by the Angelus.

SUPPORT—Bank details: Account name: FSSP Warrington. Account number: 30993368. Sort Code 30-80-27; Lloyds Bank, Palmerston Road Branch. Ask us for Gift Aid forms and envelopes: warrington@fssp.org. Registered Charity number 1129964

Safeguarding: Children, teenagers and vulnerable adults must be accompanied or supervised at all times within the Shrine. If you have concerns, please contact the Archdiocesan Safeguarding Department on 0151 522 1043 or e-mail safeguarding@rcaol.co.uk, or speak with Clare Fraser, St Mary’s Safeguarding Officer. Thank you for your awareness.

Pro-life: Every last Saturday, 10:15am. Coordinator: Peter Boyle: p.boyle400@btinternet.com

Choir: Contact Fr Verrier for an audition if you would like to join our choir – including Junior choir: iverrier@fssp.org

To receive Holy Communion: one must be a Catholic, in state of grace, one-hour fasting at least. In the EF liturgy, Holy Communion is received kneeling (unless unable to) and always on the tongue. Thank you in advance.

Did you know? St Mary’s Shrine costs £1,444/week to run and maintain. Your generosity is greatly appreciated.

Mass Intentions:

Sun 20 2nd Sunday after Epiphany 11:00am


Steve & Jenny

Harry & Teresa Webster

Mon 21 St Agnes, Virgin & Martyr

Stations of the Cross for Priests 1pm

12:10pm Holy Souls
Tue 22 St Vincent & Anastasius, Martyrs

Sung Funeral Mass for Pamela Legge

 12:10pm Pamela Legge RIP
Wed 23 St Raymund of Penafort, Confessor

Mothers’ Prayer Group 1pm

12:10pm Vincent Callan RIP
Thur 24 St Timothy, Bishop & Martyr 12:10pm Martin Studdon
Fri 25 Conversion of St Paul, Apostle

Stations of the Cross for Priests 1pm

12:10pm William (with cancer)
Sat 26 Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament

St Polycarp, Bishop Martyr




Maureen Heart RIP

 Sun 27 3rd Sunday after Epiphany 11:00am


John O’Leary RIP

Holy Souls


Devotion of Our Lady Untier of Knots: over 60 from the Warrington pastoral area attended last Tuesday. What a beautiful Marian devotion!

Young Adults Group: excursion to Holywell Saturday (19 Jan.). Next meeting: Saturday 16th February.

Please pray for the 7 young men attending our Vocation Discernment Weekend 25-27 Jan. 2019, Warrington. We had 19 new priests ordained worldwide in 2018, and 18 ordained in 2017.

We give thanks for 1 new priest from the UK ordained every year over the past 4 years, and more generally for 11 of them ordained over the past 16 years: Fr Konrad Loewenstein in 2002; Fr Brendan Gerard in 2006; Frs Matthew Goddard and William Barker in 2009; Fr Simon Harkins in 2010; Fr Matthew McCarthy in 2011; Fr Ian Verrier in 2015; Fr James Mawdsley in 2016; Frs Alex Stewart and Krzysztof Sanetra in 2017; Fr Seth Phipps last 9th June. Please pray for them (www.fssp.org/en/help-us/confraternity-of-saint-peter/) and for many more to enter the lists!

The Role of the Family in Building a Culture of Life: Second Annual Retreat Saturday 9th February

for young (18+) Catholics in healthcare and young (18+) Catholic adults.

Organised by the Catholic Medical Association’s 

Committee for the New Evangelization 

The Rosary Shrine, St Dominic’s Priory, London NW5 4LB

11:30 Mass, followed by lunch, talks, and tour of the shrine. Day ends at 18:00

£10 suggested donation (includes lunch)

For more information and to register:



– Registration essential as places limited –

Adults curious to know more about Catholicism? Join our Saturday evening group of catechism for adults: most Saturdays 6pm-7pm, with Fr Loewenstein. We are very glad that 7 adults have been coming regularly to learn about the Catholic faith and be received into the Church.

This will take place, please God, on Sunday 23rd June, external solemnity of Corpus Christi. The new Catholics will receive First Holy Communion that day (with other candidates). All are invited to pray for them and to join the Eucharistic procession across town that afternoon.

Two weeks later, on Thursday 4th July 2019 at 7:00pm, they will receive the sacrament of Confirmation from His Grace Archbishop Malcolm McMahon, OP of Liverpool, at St Mary’s Shrine.

Please contact Fr Loewenstein to join the adults group or to receive Confirmation or First Communion this here year: padrek@libero.it.

Betrothal ceremony: Congratulations to Mr Matthew Stankiewicz from St Helens and Miss Gemma Drury from Colchester, who will be betrothed at St Mary’s on Monday 21st January, 12 noon. Please pray for the young couple as they formally begin preparation to the sacrament of Matrimony.

SYNOD 2020: On Sunday 3rd February at 3.00pm, the Archbishop, at a special service in the Cathedral, will celebrate formally the calling of a Synod for the Archdiocese of Liverpool.

PRIORY CAMPAIGN: By the end of January, a pre-planning application process should hopefully confirm the change of use from ‘Business’ to ‘Community’, enabling our trustees to decide which part of the building(s) to purchase.  Meanwhile, further donations are gratefully received, as we have only 1/3 of the asking price. Contact malleray@fssp.org for any inquiries.

Great Pro-Life events with sponsorship from St Mary’s: p.boyle400@btinternet.com.

  1. SPUC Youth Conference 15-17 March 2019 Milton Keynes. Booking/info: www.spuc.org.uk With Fr Armand de Malleray, FSSP
  2. March for Life, London Sat. 11th May 2019.

Clergy Retreat 13-17 May 2019, Douai Abbey, £333.00, with Fr de Malleray, FSSP

Pentecost Pilgrimage to Chartres 7-11 June 2019. Join our young adults, with Fr Patrick O’Donohue, FSSP (based in Reading). Book early for LMS sponsorship. Contact: chartresuk.blogspot.com/

Becoming Saints in an Anti-Christian World

Douai Abbey, Berks, 19-21 July 2019

Convivial Weekend for young adults 18-35 with doctrinal and spiritual talks, debates, Holy Mass, Confessions and Eucharistic Adoration. Organised by Juventutem London: juventutemldn@gmail.com or +44 7768 060068


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