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An invitation from The Inclusive Church Group

This Tuesday marks the 1st Birthday of our Inclusive Church Group’s Memory Cafe. When we began 12 months ago, we had one participant but have moved on now to have several regular guests attending each month. However, we only have

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Saturday Night Vigil – St Joseph’s

Thank you for all of your responses to the review of Saturday evening Mass times at St. Joseph’s. There was overwhelming agreement for the change to 5.00pm, including a lot of heartfelt support from the St. Joseph’s congregation for those

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Mini Triduum and Afternoon Tea

Our annual commemoration of the Triduum for the housebound members of our parish community will take place at 2pm at St Josephs on Wednesday of Holy Week (12th April). The SVP will be providing refreshments and transport for this function and

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Advent Penitential Service

Our Advent Penitential Service will take place at 7pm on Tuesday 20th December at St Joseph’s. As a result, Holy Mass at St Joseph’s will be celebrated at 9.15am on Tuesday.

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German National Youth Orchestra Concert

This coming Friday, 7th October, we are honoured to host the German National Youth Orchestra and the Durham Youth Orchestra for a joint concert of 70-100 musicians at St. Joseph’s. Tickets will be priced at £7 each to raise funds

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29th June 2016 – Holy Day of Obligation

A reminder that next Wednesday, 29th June is the Solemnity of Ss. Peter and Paul, which is a holy day of obligation, Holy Mass will be offered in our Parish at the following times: 9:15am in St. Bede’s Chapel 10:00am

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24 Hours for the Lord

At the request of Our Holy Father Francis, on Friday March 4th to join the whole Church in celebrating and reflecting on the Mercy of God in this Jubilee Year, Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament will be held all day across

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Advent Sunrise Services

Advent Sunrise Services of Holy Communion  will take place in the Jubilee Room at St. Joseph’s, on the weekdays of Advent at 7.30am, as long as the demand is there. At St. Bede’s, services will take place on Tuesday and

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Christingle Service and Party

The annual Christingle Service is rapidly approaching. As always we need help with party catering, cake baking, setting up and clearing up.  On Friday 11th December your assistance is needed  in the Jubilee room at St. Joseph’s  from 6.30pm onwards

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Camino Pilgrimage Meeting

A meeting will take place at St. Joseph’s after the evening Mass on Tuesday 17th November to discuss travel arrangements etc. for the proposed parish pilgrimage. After consultation it has been decided to do the last stage of the Camino,

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