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June 2, 2023

Sunday Bulletin 4 June 2023


Right after 11am High Mass, join the annual procession across Warrington, from St Mary’s Shrine to St Alban’s Church on Bewsey Street. Starts circa 12:30pm – ends after Benediction at St Alban’s circa 1:30pm.

Formal (modest) attire. All welcome. Bring flower petals in baskets to be scattered before the Blessed Sacrament. See our great pictures from previous years here.

St Mary’s Shrine Church Bulletin 4-18 June 2023 (fortnightly)

Smith Street, Warrington, Cheshire, WA1 2NS, England

Served by the Priestly Fraternity of St Peter by appointment from the RC Archdiocese of Liverpool

01925 635664 fssp.org.uk/warrington      facebook.com/fssp.england

Rector: Fr Armand de Malleray, FSSP malleray@fssp.org; Assistants: (Convalescing: Fr Ian Verrier, FSSP); Fr Alex Stewart, FSSP: astewart@olgseminary.org; Fr Gerard Quirke, FSSP: frquirke@outlook.com. Visiting Priest: Fr Andrew Jolly; Shrine Administrator: Mrs Jane Wright: warrington@fssp.org; Secretarial Assistant: Mrs Kelly Williams:stmaryssecretary@fssp.org.

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Watch our daily Mass with homily on www.livemass.net/locations/warrington.html

Daily Holy Mass readings: www.divinumofficium.com/cgi-bin/missa/missa.pl

Vespers: https://www.divinumofficium.com/cgi-bin/horas/officium.pl


Sundays: 8:30am to 7:00pm 

3 Sunday Holy Masses 9:00am, 11:00am & 6:00pm.

Sung Vespers & Benediction 5:00pm; Confessions 8:30am-8:55am, 10:30am-10:55am & 5:30pm-5:55pm

Weekdays: 9:00am-6:20pm (Confessions 11:40am-12:05pm; Holy Mass 12:10pm)

Saturdays: 9:00am-6:20pm (Eucharistic Adoration 10:00am-12noon, with Confessions 10:05am-11:45am; Holy Mass 12:10pm); Sung Vespers 6:00pm

Confessions 30mins before every Mass every day

Holy Rosary Mon-Fri 11:30am; Sat 11am; Sun 4:30pm

Stations of the Cross Mon & Fri, 1:00pm

Mothers’ Prayer Group: Wed 1:00pm

Holy Souls Prayer Group: every Tuesday 1:00pm

Church & Priory Court car parks for Shrine visitors

Bookshop Unit 3 Open Sun 12:25pm-1:00pm.

Daily Holy Mass online with homily: on LiveMass.net > Warrington: Sun 11:00am; Mon-Sat 12:10pm, and the same on demand 24hrs after 3pm upload for weekday Masses, and over 7 days for latest Sunday Mass.

Eucharistic Adoration: Sun 5:30pm; Sat 10:00am-12noon; 1st Fri 7:40pm-8:40pm; most Wed. afternoon after classes

Men’s group: Monthly 7:00pm Mass + Talk

St Mary’s Academy: Wed

All must dress modestly in church out of reverence for God and of respect for fellow-worshippers. Kindly switch OFF your mobile phone before you enter the church. Thank you in advance.

Safeguarding: If you have concerns about children or vulnerable adults, please contact the Archdiocesan Safeguarding Department: m.robson@rcaol.org.uk or 0151 522 1013, or speak with Kelly Williams, St Mary’s Safeguarding Officer. Thank you for your awareness.

Playgroup for 0-4 years olds, every Wednesday at 9:30am till 11:30am – please contact Carla Cilia for details  carlagcilia@gmail.com.

Pray for 10 FSSP deacons ordained priests in Wigratzbad on 10th June.

Banns of marriage between Henry Walker & Lucienne Cotton (1 July); Demetri Newman-Brown & Maisie Szakaley (5 Aug); Adam Wallace & Bernadette Cunningham (26 Aug).

Juventutem Warrington youth group 18-35: Sat 10th June: after 9am “trekkers Mass”, trek to Dunham Massey. Contact juventutemwarrington@gmail.com.


We need £0.5M given us to complete the full scheme, but we need most urgently at least £200,000.00 to complete Phases 1 & 2 (Ground Floor and First Floor). Please ask the Venerable Elizabeth Prout for miracle donations! Also, do share our needs with your contacts. Previously, large donations came from people who did not know us personally, but only through friends. Our Lady helped us in the past. Let us ask Her again.

Hence, from 5 to 13 June included: “FOR COMPLETION OF PRIORY COURT” :

  2. In addition, the Rector requests that ALL HOLY ROSARIES prayed at St Mary’s during the novena be prayed for the completion of the work at Priory Court ;
  3. Also, that as much as possible all HOLY COMMUNIONS be offered for the same intentions.

We still anticipate that the new space will be accessible, even though not finished, for the blessing by Archbishop McMahon on 24th June, 4pm.

I want to support the PRIORY CAMPAIGN in Warrington.

Therefore I donate:

£25 □         £50 □         £100 □       £500 □        £1,000 □       £2,000 □       Other £………..

To donate,

  1. please use bank transfer (specifying Priory Campaign); or a cheque payable to ‘FSSP ENGLAND’
  2. Are you a taxpayer? Help us maximise your donation through Gift Aid

(ask us for a form: warrington@fssp.org)

FSSP ENGLAND is a registered charity: number 1129964

Bank Name: Lloyds Bank
Account name: FSSP England

Sort Code: 30-93-04

Account number: 02027225

If by cheque, I send it and any correspondence to:

FSSP, St Mary’s Priory, Smith Street, Warrington

WA1 2NS, Cheshire, England

Annual Corpus Christi procession on Sunday 11 June 2023, after the 11.00am High Mass.
“At the end of Mass, we too will go out; we will go forth with Jesus, who will pass through the streets of this city.” (Pope Francis, Corpus Christi Homily 3 June 2018, Ostia)

Like every year, the procession will start from St Mary’s and across town to St Alban’s, the mother church of Warrington. 
Duration (slow pace): 45 minutes. 
With our First Communicants.
We will sing hymns and pray the Rosary.
Any one welcome, regardless of where they normally attend Holy Mass. 
What to wear? To honour the Blessed Sacrament – that is, God Himself – carried along our streets, let us make a special effort to wear our Sunday best: for instance, dresses for ladies and girls, suits for men and boys.
Arrival around 1:15pm at St Alban’s: Bewsey Street, Warrington, WA2 7JQ.
We are grateful to Canon Christopher Cunningham, parish priest of St Alban’s and Sacred Heart, who welcomes Eucharistic worshippers again this year in his beautiful church.

Please note that this event is for any Catholic, whether from Warrington or from outside. 
Do invite people to come from far and wide to walk by Our Lord and sing, giving this beautiful witness of the Eucharistic presence.
See earlier pictures here.

Thank you in advance to volunteers: servers, singers, clergy, canopy bearers, stewards, flower petals gatherers, photographer, and worshippers in general. 

Fr de Malleray thanks you for your prayers during his past pilgrimage to the Holy Land.

Converts’ class: interested in Catholicism? Contact us to meet with a priest and fellow inquirers. Formation cycle will start again in September.

Thank you to those who supported the successful Rosary for Peace on 13 May last.

Vocation Discernment Day for LADIES (Catholic & single):

Sat 29 July: 10:00am-5:00pm.

With Sr Mari Caritas (then visiting from Minneapolis, erstwhile from St Mary’s Shrine) and Fr de Malleray, FSSP. Free. Bring your picnic.

Bookings: stmaryssecretary@fssp.org.

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Men’s Group: 21 Jun; Ladies’ Group: 17 Jun.

Annual pilgrimage from Edinburgh to St Andrews 29-31 July. Contact Michael Hall: m.hall@talk21.com.

Sacrament of CONFIRMATION by Archbishop McMahon on Sat 24th June 2023 at 3:00pm.

Family Sunday on 25th June with PRO-LIFE FETE & ACADEMY PRESENTATION. After the 11am High Mass, shared picnic in Presbytery Garden/new Shrine Hall. Pro-life talk and Academy presentation by the staff of St Mary’s Academy. No booking needed. Every one welcome, especially families.

Shrine Pilgrimage to Holywell on Sat 8th July. Bus departs 10am; Holy Mass 11am; Relics 12:30pm. Book your seat on the bus now: stmaryssecretary@fssp.org.

The Traditional Latin Mass in Lincolnshire : Recent Latin Mass Trips!

LAST 15 spaces, out of 70!

Book now for the great Juventutem Summer Weekend 21-23 July at Ampleforth Abbey!

For any young Catholics 18-35. With Fr de Malleray, FSSP seminarians, and Sr Mari Caritas.

Book now at: bit.ly/juventutem2023 or: juventutemldn@gmail.com.

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Thank you for helping us through the Offertory collection and standing orders. Should any parishioner be in serious financial difficulty, let them contact the Shrine clergy confidentially.

Support St Mary’s Shrine: send your donation via our Donate page: https://fssp.co.uk/donate/. Ask us

for a Gift Aid form to increase your donation by 25% at no extra cost to you. Gift Aid envelopes can be obtained from our Secretariat. Standing orders are easier and quicker for us to process than cash: Lloyds

Bank; Sort Code: 30-80-27; Account number: 30993368. Account name: FSSP Warrington

Well done our pilgrims to the Chartres Pilgrimage last Pentecost, who walked the 70 miles from Paris to Chartres among 16,000 young traditional Catholics.

Now 884 subscribers to St Mary’s YouTube channel: Main homilies are uploaded regularly: youtube.com/@stmaryswarringtonyoutubech6943.

Pray for: Catherine Sibert; Terry Drury, Michelle Brazier-Huelsman, James H., Bill Conder, Greta Doyle, Dorothea Wallace, M. Hawley; Theresa Reynard. RIP: Rita Hall; Hilda Creagan, Ana Mary Rozo, Ann Evans, Michael Whelan; John Marechal.

Sun4Feast of the Most Holy TrinityI9:00amStephen Skilling
  5pm Vespers and Benediction of the 11:00amAll St. Mary’s Faithful
  Blessed Sacrament 6:00pmPaul & Ursula Cavanagh
Mon5St. Boniface, Bishop MartyrIII12:10pmPriory Court completion
Tue6St. Norbert, Bishop ConfessorIII12:10pmPriory Court completion
Wed7Feria, Votive Mass for priestly vocationsIV12:10pmPriory Court completion
Thu8Corpus ChristiI12:10pmPriory Court completion
  6:00pm Sung VESPERS 7:00pmCarole Eileen Wardell
Fri9Feria, Votive Mass for any NecessityIV12:10pmPriory Court completion
Sat10St. Margaret, Queen WidowI12:10pmPriory Court completion
 Adoration & Confessions 10am-12noon   
Sun112nd Sunday after Pentecost
Annual Corpus Christi Procession across town to St Alban’s (Bewsey St) following the 11am Mass
II9:00amPreservation Latin Mass,FSSP
  5pm Vespers and Benediction of the 11:00amPriory Court completion
  Blessed Sacrament 6:00pmSimone Sunderland
Mon12St. John of San Facondo, ConfessorIII12:10pmPriory Court completion
Tue13St. Anthony of Padua, Confessor DoctorIII12:10pmPriory Court completion
Wed14St. Basil the Great, Bishop Confessor DoctorIII12:10pmLinda
Thu15Feria, Votive Mass of the Holy EucharistIV12:10pmPrivate Intention
Fri16The Most Sacred Heart of JesusI12:10pmFSSP
    7:00pmThanksgiving Sts.Joseph/Anthony
Sat17Most Pure Heart of Mary (St. G. Barbarigo) Adoration & Conf. 10am-12noon. Ladies’ GroupIII12:10pmEric Bellis RIP
Sun183rd Sunday after PentecostII9:00amThanksgiving Sheldon
  5pm Vespers and Benediction of the 11:00amAll St. Mary’s Faithful
  Blessed Sacrament 6:00pmFrancis K

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