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June 29, 2022

Happy Feast of Ss Peter and Paul!

A reminder that today members of the Confraternity of St Peter can gain a plenary indulgence (under the usual conditions). If you would like to join the Confraternity, please contact Fr Phipps.

Let us pray for our sovereign pontiff.

Here is a sermon Fr Phipps gave in 2018 for this feast:

June 25, 2022

Superb photos of Corpus Christi Procession

About 200 people attended the 11:00am solemn high Mass of the external solemnity of Corpus Christi at St Mary’s Shrine, Warrington, on Sunday 19th June 2022. At the same Mass, several of our children received First Holy Communion.

Most of the congregation followed in procession across town to St Alban’s, the mother-church of Warrington, where Canon Cunningham, PP welcomed us for Benediction. As every year, people came from far and wide to take part in this rare opportunity to bear […]

June 18, 2022

St Mary’s Shrine Sunday Bulletin 19 June 2022

SHRINE EXCURSION HOLYWELL SAT 16 JULY10am Departure on bus from Warrington 11am Holy Mass of Our Lady of Mount Carmel in Holywell Parish Church; followed by Veneration of Relic of St Winifred and Imposition of Carmel scapular12:30pm Visit of St Winifred Shrine1pm To Basingwerk Abbey ruins for picnic lunch2pm Explanation of Monastic Life3:30pm Pantasaph Stations of the Cross on real-size open-air Calvary Hill and Wood (good walking shoes required for uneven grounds)4:30pm visit of Pugin Parish Church5pm: Back on bus […]

June 3, 2022

St Mary’s Shrine Sunday Bulletin 5 June 2022

Follow the Eucharistic Lord across Warrington on Corpus Christi procession, Sunday 19 June. 12:15pm: Starts at St Mary’s Shrine 1:00pm: Arrives at St Alban’s, 93 Bewsey St, WA2 7JQ. 1:30pm: Ends at St Alban’s. Sunday best must be worn. First Communicants in procession after First Holy Communions at the Mass preceding: pray for them. Bearers and stewards needed. Bring flower petals in baskets to throw before Eucharistic canopy. After two years of interruption, seize this prime opportunity to […]

May 21, 2022

St Mary’s Shrine Sunday Bulletin 22 May 2022

Dowry Mag No53 Spring issue now online: Editorial: Liturgical Identity Confirmed Ending Habitual Sins 100th Anniversary of Chesterton’s Conversion Easter Dawn Mass Falling in Eucharistic Love Unexpected 19th Century Catholic Revival The Diary of a Country Priest Today What was the trade of St Joseph?

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In this issue of Dowry:

Editorial: Liturgical Identity Confirmed

Fr de Malleray tells the quasi miracle of the papal decree showing that the FSSP […]

May 20, 2022

Dowry No53 Spring issue now online

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In this issue:

Editorial: Liturgical Identity Confirmed

Fr de Malleray tells the quasi miracle of the papal decree showing that the FSSP does not fall under the recent restrictions of the traditional liturgy.

Ending Habitual Sins

                Pragmatic approach and tips to monitor the gradual weakening of vice upon a soul.

100th Anniversary of Chesterton’s Conversion

                Stuart McCullough describes the annual pilgrimage to GK Chesterton’s grave, with planned […]

May 7, 2022

St Mary’s Sunday Bulletin 8 May 2022

Largest trad pilgrimage 4-6 June in France: Join 15,000 young(ish) pilgrims! Providentially, after 2 years of interruption due to Covid, the dates this year coincides with the UK Jubilee Bank Holiday, allowing many more Brits than usual to take part. Currently the Covid travel regulations are nearly disappeared (with just one single negative PCR test result taken within 72 hours or an antigen test result taken within 48 hours pre-departure, and no further test either in France or back in […]