Advent, Christmas and New Year

Please see the attached file for times of services at Christmas and New Year:

Christmas and New Year 2018-2019

CHRISTMAS 2018

CAROL SINGING & ADVENT PLAY
Sunday 9th December 7.30pm

CHRISTMAS CONFESSIONS
Please come early for confessions and avoid arriving
in the last 10 minutes of these times.
Thursday 20th Dec 9.30 -11.00am
Friday 21st Dec 7.00 – 8.30pm (With Guest Confessors)
Saturday 22nd Dec 9.30 -11.00am (With Guest Confessors)
Saturday 22nd Dec 4.00 — 5.30pm

Sunday 23rd December 4th Sunday of Advent
6.15pm Vigil Mass (Sat)
9am, 10.30am, 12noon, 6pm

CHRISTMAS
Monday 24th December Christmas Eve
6pm Vigil Mass of Christmas for Children
11.15pm Christmas Carols
12pm Midnight Mass

Tuesday 25th December Christmas Day
9am, 10.30am 12noon Christmas Mass
Church will remain open. No 6pm Mass

CHRISTMAS WEEK
Wednesday 26th December — Friday 28th December
9am Church opens
10am Mass
Church closed after Mass. No 6pm Mass.
Saturday 29th December
9am Church open, 10am Mass
No Confessions & Benediction

Sunday 30th December Feast of the Holy Family
6.15pm Vigil Mass (Sat)
9am, 10.30am 12noon, 6pm
3pm Family Service with blessing of children

DAY OF PRAYER
Monday 31st December
8am Church open, 9am Mass
– Day of Prayer before the Blessed Sacrament –
ending with Holy Hour from 6.30pm
8pm New Year’s Eve Mass

NEW YEAR’S DAY
Tuesday 1st January Mary, Mother of God
8am Church opens
9am, 11am
Church closed after Mass. No evening Mass.

Wednesday 2nd January
9am Church open,
10am Mass
Church closed after Mass. No evening Mass.

Thursday 3rd January: Timetable returns to normal.
(The Epiphany of the Lord is transferred to Sunday. Saturday 5th January is not a Holyday of Obligation.)

Sunday 6th January Epiphany of the Lord
(Sat 6.15pm Vigil Mass) 9am, 10.30am, 12noon, 6pm