12-30 Mass St James
19-30 Sung Mass St Barnabas
Please join us and invite your family and friends to be with us to celebrate Mothering Sunday, which this year fall on Sunday 26th March. We look forward to members of the School community helping to lead our worship and there will be posies and seasonal refreshments as usual. This is a good opportunity to invite someone to join you at Mass
The Rosary will be prayed in St James on Monday 13th March at 7-30pm. Please come and join us in prayer. If the Rosary is new to you, do not worry, instruction is given and rosaries are available to borrow or buy.
Mass with the Imposition of Ashes
12.30 St James
Sung Mass 19.00 St Barnabas
Please join us on Sunday 26th February at 10am
when Fr Peter will celebrate his last Mass as our Rector.
His Retirement farewell is on Saturday 25th February
at St James’ School, Guildford Road, Colchester.
The Rosary will be prayed in St James on Monday 6th February, at 7-30pm. Please come and join us in prayer. If the Rosary is new to you, do not worry, instruction is given and rosaries are available to borrow or buy.
The Holy Rosary will be prayed in St James on Monday 12th December at 7-30pm. Please do come along to join us. Instruction is given if this form of prayer is new to you. Rosaries are available to borrow or to buy.
On the fourth Sunday of Advent, Sunday 18th December, at 4-30pm, there is to be a Service of Nine Lessons and Carols. Such services are very enjoyable and popular and so are wonderful opportunities for mission and outreach. Please come along and bring your family, friends and neighbours. The service will be followed by refreshments. If you would like to join the group of singers who will be forming a choir for the Christmas services, please speak with Mark Terry, Clare Moles or Fr Peter.
St James’ School Carol Service
On Monday 19th December in St James’ Church at 5-00pm. Everyone welcome.
Mass of Prayer and Healing
The Mass on Wednesday 21st December at 7-00pm will be a Mass of prayer, the laying on of hands and anointing of the sick.
The Epiphany of the Lord
The great Solemnity of the Epiphany of the Lord, when we remember the visit of the Wise Men to the child Jesus and Him being shown to the whole world will be observed on Sunday 8th January with Mass at the usual Sunday times.
The January House Mass will take place on Monday 30th January 8-00pm at the home of Brian Appleby, 27 Sweet Briar Road, Stanway, Colchester. Everyone welcome, see Fr Peter if you need transport.