Friday in 5th week of Easter

Leader:        Glory to God who has shown us the way. All:          Glory to God who has shown us the way. Leader:        You lead us from despair to hope. All:          Glory to God who has shown us the way. Leader:        You lead us from conflict to peace. All:          Glory to God who has shown us the…

THURS 5 in EASTERTIDE – St John Payne May 6th

  Leader:        The Lord is here – All: His spirit is with us. Leader:        We need not fear – All: His spirit is with us. Leader:        We are surrounded by love – All: His spirit is with us. Leader:        We are immersed in peace – All: His spirit is with us. Leader:        We rejoice in…

WEDNESDAY in the 5th WEEK of EASTERTIDE

Leader:  When you forgive those who offend you, when you feed               the hungry & not just with food, when you defend the               weak, you believe in the Resurrection.               When you have the courage to take a stand, when you               welcome a new born child, when you make your home a              …

Feast of the English Martyrs – 4 May

    We put ourselves in the presence of God as we listen to some music.     Leader: Blessed be God, father, son & spirit. All:     Blessed be his kingdom, now & for ever.  Amen. Leader: There is one body & one spirit. All:     There is one hope to which we are called. Leader: …

SUNDAY in the 5th Week of Easter

             Leader: Peace be with you                    All:     And with you too.               Leader: We are always a broken body –                    All:       But we are the Body of Christ.               Leader: With the faithful who go before us –                    All:     We are the Body of…

SATURDAY REFLECTION

Dear All, The readings for tomorrow’s Eucharist are rich like so many of the ones chosen for Eastertide. A few quotations: first from 1.John 3. ‘Our love is not just words or mere talk, but something real & active’. ‘If we cannot be condemned by our own conscience, we need not be afraid in God’s…

FRIDAY in the 4th WEEK of EASTERTIDE

We start our time of prayer together with a setting of ‘Ubi Caritas’ – (Heavenly Light Tr7)     Leader:     In light defeating darkness, in wisdom conquering foolishness, in trust overcoming fearfulness, All:        Jesus lives. Leader:     In strength coming to weakness, in health rescuing from sickness, in hope saving from despair, All:        Jesus…

29th April – Feast of St Catherine of Sienna

  We will have some reflective music as we gather together to help us become aware of the presence of God amongst us. (icons Tr 6)     Leader:        Risen Lord, in our weakness, All:          Come to us in strength. Leader:        Risen Lord, in our blindness, All:          We come to you for sight. Leader:        Risen…