The summer concert was amazing. The church was packed. There were four choirs (the church children’s choir, the church adult choir, Bishop Ellis School Choir and English Martyrs Choir) Also an amazing orchestra which lifted the roof with music from Wicked. Songs from Mama Mia and the Greatest Showman were received with a standing ovation. READ MORE
Retirement Mass and Blessing of the Bench in Memory of Father Keith. A Retirement Mass was held at Bishop Ellis School for the Headteacher Mrs. Suzanne Henry and for Mary Lowe, Berni Webb and Andy Jackson, all long serving members of staff who will be greatly missed. It was an amazing service which was held READ MORE
The Care Hub is a great success and all parishioners are welcome. The next dates are Friday 6th September at 7.30 and Friday 4th October at St Theresa’s. Refreshments provided. Come along it’s a great social evening.
First Holy Communion 2019 What a wonderful uplifting celebration this was. Thirteen children from our Parish took their First Holy Communion. They all read beautifully and performed a song for the congregation. Thanks go to everyone who helped prepare the children and the church for this wonderful day.
The Children have been preparing for their First Holy Communion by learning about the Last Supper and about Jesus washing the feet of the Disciples. To see more pictures, click on the Words in Red.
Whetstone Drama group performed ‘Murder in Motown’ in St Theresa’s Social Hall and 62 ticket holders enjoyed the evening with fish and chips, plenty of conversation and laughter.Many thanks to those who supported the evening. £510.00 was raised for the Retired Priests Fund. The Parish Social group enjoyed organising the night and would like to READ MORE
St Theresa’s Christmas Parish Concert was well attended and there was a variety of traditional Christmas carols and Christmas music and some modern Christmas tunes performed by the church choir and the children’s choir and also singers and musicians from the parish. The proceeds from the parish concert helped raised money for the following charities, READ MORE
The Christmas Bazaar was a great success. Thank you to everyone who donated goods for sale and a huge thanks to everyone who helped on the day.
The Children’s Christmas Party was just so much fun. Twenty five children from both Churches attended the party. There were lots of old fashioned games such as pass the parcel, pin the nose on Rudolph, musical decorations (a variation on Musical Statues but you had to freeze in the shape of a decoration or even READ MORE
King Solomon made a profound statement in Ecclesiastics 3: 1 that there’s a season and a time for every purpose under heaven. It is therefore time for our Priest Fr Saji to move on. He has been assigned as Parish Priest to St. Peters Church in Cardiff. We will all miss him terribly. We express READ MORE