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  1. Thank you

    A message from Father Frank Power of Antigua to say thank you for the generous donation of £400 which will aid in the aftermath of Hurricaine Irma.

  2. Mass in honour of Our Lady of Walsingham

    Saturday 23rd September at 2:30 pm a Mass in honour of Our Lady of Walsingham will be held at Our Lady of Grace church, Prestwich, M25 1AS. Tea and coffee will be available following Mass.

  3. Schoenstatt Family Pilgrimage Day

    12.00pm on Sunday 1st October at the Schoenstatt Shrine in Kearsley. Bishop John will crown the picture of Our Lady of Schoenstatt towards the end of the day. All families welcome

  4. World day of the poor

    Sunday 19th November Pope Francis has asked that all parishes show their solidarity with the poor across the world – to show we can be 'a poor Church for the Poor'

  5. Sacramental Programme

    Please pray for the children, parents and catechists who are starting the Sacramental Programme this week. We will be greeting some families from St Edmund's church as well

  6. Lay Leadership Course

    St John's Deanery is beginning a Lay Leadership Course in September. This is to respond to Bishop John's desire to have a leadership team in every parish/worshipping community. This team will collaborate with the Parish Priest and others who minister within these communities. They will play an important role in the development and growth of our parishes, particularly as we face amalgamations. Fr John will therefore look for three people to take part in the course who will help to look after the three areas of Pastoral Care, Stewardship and Formation. Please feel welcome to make suggestions of suitable individuals. Details are at the back of church.

  7. Schoenstatt Family Pilgrimage Day

    Sunday 1st October at 12:00 pm at the Shrine in Kearsley. Bishop John will crown the picture of Our Lady of Schoenstatt towards the end of the day. All families welcome

  8. Sacramental Programme

    The programme of preparation for First Holy Communion has been changed from Year 3 to Year 4.This gives us a 'fallow year' for catching up with those who might have missed previously. If there are any baptised children currently in Years 4,5 or 6 in Christ the King or other schools who have not yet made their First Holy Communion, could their parents please see Fr John after Mass

  9. Just Youth Gap Year

    Are YOU ready to put your faith into action? Just Youth is a youth ministry project based in Salford run by the Spiritan Fathers, who work with thousands of children and young people across the north west of England every year. They are looking for volunteers between the ages of 18—26 to join their diverse team in Salford this summer. They want young people who are enthusiastic, creative, and willing to make a difference in the world. If you’re fresh out of college or Uni, why not rise up to the challenge and take a gap year with them? Make your year really count. Email: or visit the website at