Parish Information During Covid 19 Outbreak

Dear Parishioners

We find ourselves in unprecedented and ever-changing times.  We as a parish are trying to help maintain a sense of community and support each other as best we can.  As long as the church is able to remain open, Mass will be celebrated and there will be a weekly newsletter to keep you informed.  Listed below are current suggestions on how we can do this.  These will be reviewed if needed to reflect current advice from Public Health England and The Bishops Conference of England and Wales.

The Church is open for Mass only, times you will find on the Current Newsletter.

Information

  1. Parish Office is still closed , but we will be checking emails and ‘phone messages.

If you have any queries or questions, please do not hesitate to call the office on 0208 567 5421 or, if engaged or in an emergency 07787 048144 (Anna), or e-mail northfields@rcdow.org.uk

Mass Intentions – currently being taken by phone or e-mail.

Offertory Envelopes

Should you wish to still make your regular church offerings, please post them through the parish office door, bring them with you when you attend Mass or consider switching to a standing order.

Parish Meetings and Activities

All Parish meetings and activities are slowly resuming.  Sacramental preparation sessions are taking place in person and online via Zoom.

Parish Hall

The Parish hall is taking bookings.  Particular guidelines are in force regarding hygiene.  Please check on enquiry.

 Pastoral Care

Fr Jim is contactable by phone if you are self-isolating or unwell, he is making home visits.

Baptisms and Weddings are being booked and are taking place.  Please contact Anna at northfieldscat@rcdow.org.uk

Funerals  Please contact Fr Jim directly for guidance on this.

Streamed Masses

Details of which Churches in Westminster are live streaming lMasses is available via this link https://rcdow.org.uk/news/resources-during-mass-suspension/

Unable to get out?

If you are unable to get out due to self-isolation, unwell or just unable and are in need of any supplies, we have a team of able parishioners who are willing to help and drop items to your door.  Just contact the parish office who will put a parishioner in contact with you.

Keeping updated

Updates and suggested prayer resources are posted on the parish Facebook page :  https://fb.me\38camborneavenue

Similar information will be posted here.

Please do your utmost to keep people up to date that you know who do not have internet or social media access by phoning them or posting a newsletter through their door..

The diocesan web page also is listing and updating various resources: https://rcdow.org.uk

Final word….

Please be assured that the Parish Team – Deacon Andrew, Anna, Rosa and myself – will continue to support you all as best we can under the continued uncertainty.  We hope you understand that we are taking these measures to protect you and ourselves from this virus.  Let us all do our part in halting its spread through practical action and prayer.

Be assured of our prayers for you and may God bless us and keep us all safe,

Fr Jim, Deacon Andrew, Anna and Rosa.