Lent 2015

Fourth Week of Lent: 15-21 March 2015

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Sunday 15 March: Fourth Sunday of Lent

Metropolitan Cathedral of Christ the King

Masses at 8.30 am (Blessed Sacrament Chapel), 10.00 am (Family Mass: Crypt), 11.00 am (Solemn),
7.00 pm
(Crypt)


3.00 pm   Choral Evening Prayer

Stations of the Cross followed by Benediction.  3.00 pm at Holy Family, Lily Lane, Platt Bridge, WN2 5LL.
 
Holy Hour with Evening Prayer.  4.00 pm at St Mary’s, Mount Pleasant, Chorley, PR7 2SR.
 
Monday 16 March
Lenten Mass.  7.00 am at St Bartholomew’s, Warrington Road, Rainhill, L35 6NY.
 
Lenten Holy Hour.  11.00 am at St Bartholomew’s, Warrington Road, Rainhill, L35 6NY.
 
Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament.  2.00 pm at St Marie of the Annunciation, Almond Brook Road, Standish, WN6 0TB.
 
Penitential Service for the St Edmund Arrowsmith Pastoral Area.  7.00 pm at All Saints, High Street, Golborne, WA3 3BG.
 
‘The Gift’ Spirituality Course.  7.30 pm at St Albert’s Centre, Hollow Croft, Stockbridge Village, L28 4EA.
 
Tuesday 17 March
Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament.  9.30 am to 11.45 am at St Mary’s, Mount Pleasant, Chorley, PR7 2SR.
 
Stations of the Cross.  6.30 pm at St Marie of the Annunciation, Almond Brook Road, Standish, WN6 0TB.
 
‘Lent: A Time for Change and Renewal.’  Prayer and Reflection led by members of the Irenaeus Team.  7.30 pm at Saint Ambrose Barlow, Astley, M29 7DZ.  Details from Father Paul Seddon Tel: 01942 883395.
 
Wednesday 18 March
Lenten Mass.  7.30 am at St Ambrose Barlow, Astley, M29 7DZ
 
Lenten Prayer and Reflection.  10.30 am-12.00 noon at Irenaeus, 32 Great Georges Road, Waterloo, L22 1RD.  Details: Tel 0151 949 1199 or email: jenny@irenaeus.co.uk
 
‘Praying through the liturgy.’  Lenten Reflection.  7.00 pm in the Gibberd Room of the Metropolitan Cathedral of Christ the King.
 
Lenten Service of Reconciliation.  7.00 pm at St Bede, Appleton Village, Widnes, WA8 6EL.
 
Stations of the Cross with Evening Prayer and Benediction.  7.00 pm at St Joseph, Mather Lane, Leigh, WN7 2PR.
 
Stations of the Cross and Benediction.  7.30 pm at St Albert’s, Hollow Croft, Stockbridge Village, L28 4EA.
 
Stations of the Cross.  7.30 pm at St Bartholomew’s, Warrington Road, Rainhill, L35 6NY.
 
Thursday 19 March
St Therese of Lisieux Pastoral Area Lenten Reflection led by the Sisters of the Cenacle.  10.30 am at Holy Family church, Mackets Lane L25 8TG.
 
Lenten Talk by Sally Vickers.  6.00 pm at Liverpool Parish Church, Old Churchyard, Chapel Street, Liverpool, L2 8TZ
 
Penitential Service for the St Edmund Arrowsmith Pastoral Area.  7.00 pm at Our Lady Immaculate, Downall Green Road, Bryn, WN4 0LZ.
 
Stations of the Cross.  7.00 pm at St Benedict’s, Rhodes Street, Warrington, WA2 7QE.
 
‘The Jewish Celebration of Passover.’  Lenten talk by Arnold Lewis.  7.00 pm Mass followed by the talk in St Helen’s Parish Centre, Crosby, L23 7TQ.
 
‘White Rabbit.’  Animate Youth Ministries welcome RISE Theatre, who will be performing their brand new original play.  7.30 pm at St Mary’s, Lowe House, St Helens, WA10 2BE.  Booking and tickets (£5 for 16+, £3 for under 16) contact Father Simon Gore on 01744 740460/467.  Email: s.gore@animateyouth.co.uk
 
Stations of the Cross and Benediction.  7.30 pm at St Alban’s, Bewsey Street, Warrington, WA2 7JQ.
 
Lenten Discussion Group.  8.00 pm at Our Lady and All Saints, Lancaster Lane, Parbold, WN8 7HS.
 
Friday 20 March
Lenten Mass.  6.30 am at Holy Family, Chaddock Lane, Boothstown, M28 1DN.
 
Lenten Mass.  6.30 am (followed by Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament until 8.30 am) at St Joseph’s, Harper Lane, Chorley, PR6 0HR
 
Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament.  9.30 am to 11.45 am at St Mary’s, Mount Pleasant, Chorley, PR7 2SR.
 
Stations of the Cross.  11.30 am at Our Lady Immaculate and St Joseph, Vicarage Close, Prescot, L34 1LE.
 
Mass with reconciliation for the St Gregory the Great Pastoral Area.  12.00 noon at St Alban’s, Bewsey Street, Warrington, WA2 7JQ.
 
Embroidery for Pleasure: Crewel work for Beginners.  1.00 pm in the Studio of the Metropolitan Cathedral of Christ the King.  Tutor David Peglar.  Cost £5 including refreshments and free parking in the Cathedral Car Park.  For further information Tel: 0151 709 9222 or email enquiries@metcathedral.org.uk
 
Mass followed by Stations of the Cross.  1.10 pm at the Blessed Sacrament shrine, Dawson Street, Liverpool, L1 1LE.
 
Film about the Saints.  2.00 pm at St Mary’s Presbytery, Mount Pleasant, Chorley, PR7 2SR.
 
Stations of the Cross.  6.15 pm at Sacred Heart, Swan Lane, Hindley Green, WN2 4HD.
 
Stations of the Cross.  7.00 pm at Holy Family, Chaddock Lane, Boothstown, M28 1DN.
 
Stations of the Cross.  7.00 pm at Our Lady and All Saints, Lancaster Lane, Parbold, WN8 7HS.
 
Stations of the Cross followed by Mass.  7.00 pm at Sacred Heart, Brooke Street, Chorley, PR6 0NG.
 
Stations of the Cross.  7.00 pm at St Ambrose Barlow, Astley, M29 7DZ.
 
Stations of the Cross followed by Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament.  7.00 pm at St Bernadette, Wigan Road, Shevington, WN6 8AP.
 
Stations of the Cross.  7.00 pm at St Joseph, Bury Lane, Withnell, Chorley, PR6 8SD.
 
Stations of the Cross.  7.00 pm at St Joseph’s, Harper Lane, Chorley, PR6 0HR
 
Stations of the Cross and Mass.  7.00 pm at St Luke the Evangelist, Shaw Lane, Whiston, L35 5AT.
 
Stations of the Cross.  7.00 pm at St Michael, St Michael’s Road, Ditton, Widnes, WA8 8TF.
 
Stations of the Cross.  7.00 pm at St Richard of Chichester, Mayfield Street, Atherton, M46 0AQ.
 
Service of Reconciliation (with individual confessions).  7.30 pm at St Albert’s, Hollow Croft, Stockbridge Village, L28 4EA.
 
Evening Prayer 7.15 pm Stations of the Cross followed by Benediction and Holy Communion.  7.30 pm at St Mary’s, Mount Pleasant, Chorley, PR7 2SR.
 
Saturday 21 March
Quiet Day.  10.00 am at the Cenacle, Tithebarn Grove, Lance Lane, Liverpool L15 6TW.  Time to be quiet, reflect and pray.  Offering £10 per person.  For further details contact: Sister Winnie Morley.  Tel: 0151 722 2271, Email: winniecenacle@mail.com
 
Stations of the Cross.  12.40 pm at St Marie on the Sands, Seabank Road, Southport, PR9 0EJ.
 
Eucharistic Adoration.  2.00 pm to 5.00 pm at Pauline Books and Media, 82 Bold Street, Liverpool, L1 4HR.
 
Mozart Requiem Concert with the Cathedral Orchestra, Conductor: Stephen Pratt, and the Cathedral Cantata Choir, Director: Richard Lea.  7.30 pm in the Metropolitan Cathedral of Christ the King.  Tickets and details Tel: 0151 707 3525 or www.cathedralconcerts.org.uk
 
Stations of the Cross.  5.30 pm at St Gabriel the Archangel, Higher Folds, Leigh, WN7 2YG.


Fifth Week of Lent: 22-28 March 2015

Sunday 22 March: Fifth Sunday of Lent

Metropolitan Cathedral of Christ the King

Masses at 8.30 am (Blessed Sacrament Chapel),
10.00 am 
(Family Mass: Crypt), 11.00 am (Solemn),
7.00 pm
(Crypt)

Annual Romero Mass.  11.00 am at St Mary’s, Lowe House, St Helens, WA10 2BE.
 
Stations of the Cross followed by Benediction.  3.00 pm at Holy Family, Lily Lane, Platt Bridge, WN2 5LL.
 
Holy Hour with Evening Prayer.  4.00 pm at St Mary’s, Mount Pleasant, Chorley, PR7 2SR.
 
‘David.  The story of a King.’  A new musical by Joseph Gulliford.  7.00 pm at the University Church of St Philip Neri, 30 Catharine Street, L8 7NL.  Admission free, donations to Cafod.  Details email: jgulli143@hotmail.co.uk
 
‘Membra Jesu Nostri’ Concert.  7.30 pm at St Mary’s, Buttermarket Street, Warrington, WA1 2NS.  Warrington Choral Society and Orchestra.  Conductor: Michael Wynne.  Tickets £10.  Concessions: £7, £5, under 16 free.  Details from St Mary’s Parish Office on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays or www.WarrChoral.com
 
Monday 23 March

Lenten Mass.  7.00 am at St Bartholomew’s, Warrington Road, Rainhill, L35 6NY.
 
Lenten Holy Hour.  11.00 am at St Bartholomew’s, Warrington Road, Rainhill, L35 6NY.
 
Meditation on the Passion with Exposition and Benediction for the elderly and housebound.  2.00 pm at Sacred Heart, Throstlenest Avenue, Wigan, WN6 7AT.
 
Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament.  2.00 pm at St Marie of the Annunciation, Almond Brook Road, Standish, WN6 0TB.
 
‘David.  The story of a King.’  A new musical by Joseph Gulliford.  7.00 pm at the University Church of St Philip Neri, 30 Catharine Street, L8 7NL.  Admission free, donations to Cafod.  Details email: jgulli143@hotmail.co.uk
 
Tuesday 24 March

Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament.  9.30 am to 11.45 am at St Mary’s, Mount Pleasant, Chorley, PR7 2SR.
 
Stations of the Cross.  6.30 pm at St Marie of the Annunciation, Almond Brook Road, Standish, WN6 0TB.
 
Service of Reconciliation with Private Confessions.  7.00 pm at St Teresa of Avila, Devon Street, St Helens, WA10 4HX.
 
‘Lent: A Time for Change and Renewal.’  Prayer and Reflection led by members of the Irenaeus Team.  7.30 pm at Saint Ambrose Barlow, Astley, M29 7DZ.  Details from Father Paul Seddon Tel: 01942 883395.
 
Wednesday 25 March

Lenten Mass.  7.30 am at St Ambrose Barlow, Astley, M29 7DZ
 
‘Devotional prayer.’  Lenten Reflection.  7.00 pm in the Gibberd Room of the Metropolitan Cathedral of Christ the King.
 
Stations of the Cross with Evening Prayer and Benediction.  7.00 pm at St Joseph, Mather Lane, Leigh, WN7 2PR.
 
Stations of the Cross.  7.30 pm at St Bartholomew’s, Warrington Road, Rainhill, L35 6NY.
 
Thursday 26 March

‘Gift in today’s world – Sacrament of Reconciliation’  Lenten talk by Father Chris Thomas.  6.00 pm at Pauline Books and Media, 82 Bold Street, Liverpool, L1 4HR.
 
Stations of the Cross.  7.00 pm at St Benedict’s, Rhodes Street, Warrington, WA2 7QE.
 
Stations of the Cross and Benediction.  7.30 pm at St Alban’s, Bewsey Street, Warrington, WA2 7JQ.
 
‘The Gift’ Spirituality Course.  7.30 pm at St Albert’s Centre, Hollow Croft, Stockbridge Village, L28 4EA.
 
Friday 27 March to Sunday 29 March

‘Faith, hope, love and the greatest of these…’  Quiet weekend of prayer led by Father Brendan Rice at Irenaeus, 32 Great Georges Road, Waterloo, L22 1RD.  Details: Tel 0151 949 1199 or email: jenny@irenaeus.co.uk
 
Friday 27 March

Lenten Mass.  6.30 am at Holy Family, Chaddock Lane, Boothstown, M28 1DN.
 
Lenten Mass.  6.30 am (followed by Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament until 8.30 am) at St Joseph’s, Harper Lane, Chorley, PR6 0HR
 
Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament.  9.30 am to 11.45 am at St Mary’s, Mount Pleasant, Chorley, PR7 2SR.
 
Stations of the Cross.  11.30 am at Our Lady Immaculate and St Joseph, Vicarage Close, Prescot, L34 1LE.
 
Embroidery for Pleasure: Crewel work for Beginners.  1.00 pm in the Studio of the Metropolitan Cathedral of Christ the King.  Tutor David Peglar.  Cost £5 including refreshments and free parking in the Cathedral Car Park.  For further information Tel: 0151 709 9222 or email enquiries@metcathedral.org.uk
 
Mass followed by Stations of the Cross.  1.10 pm at the Blessed Sacrament shrine, Dawson Street, Liverpool, L1 1LE.
 
Film about the Saints.  2.00 pm at St Mary’s Presbytery, Mount Pleasant, Chorley, PR7 2SR.
 
Stations of the Cross.  6.15 pm at Sacred Heart, Swan Lane, Hindley Green, WN2 4HD.
 
Stations of the Cross.  7.00 pm at Holy Family, Chaddock Lane, Boothstown, M28 1DN.
 
Stations of the Cross.  7.00 pm at Our Lady and All Saints, Lancaster Lane, Parbold, WN8 7HS.
 
Stations of the Cross followed by Mass.  7.00 pm at Sacred Heart, Brooke Street, Chorley, PR6 0NG.
 
Stations of the Cross.  7.00 pm at St Ambrose Barlow, Astley, M29 7DZ.
 
Stations of the Cross followed by Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament.  7.00 pm at St Bernadette, Wigan Road, Shevington, WN6 8AP.
 
Stations of the Cross.  7.00 pm at St Joseph, Bury Lane, Withnell, Chorley, PR6 8SD.
 
Stations of the Cross.  7.00 pm at St Joseph’s, Harper Lane, Chorley, PR6 0HR
 
Stations of the Cross and Mass.  7.00 pm at St Luke the Evangelist, Shaw Lane, Whiston, L35 5AT.
 
Stations of the Cross.  7.00 pm at St Richard of Chichester, Mayfield Street, Atherton, M46 0AQ.
 
Stations of the Cross and Benediction.  7.30 pm at St Albert’s, Hollow Croft, Stockbridge Village, L28 4EA.
 
Evening Prayer 7.15 pm Stations of the Cross followed by Benediction and Holy Communion.  7.30 pm at St Mary’s, Mount Pleasant, Chorley, PR7 2SR.
 
Saturday 28 March

Day of Reconciliation for the St Thomas of Canterbury Pastoral Area.  10.00 am to 4.00 pm at St Helen’s, Alexandra Road, Crosby, L23 7TQ.
 
Archbishop’s Retreat Day for catechumens, candidates and catechists.  10.30 am at the Liverpool Archdiocesan Centre for Evangelisation.  Booking essential.  Email: formation@rcaol.co.uk
 
Service of Reconciliation with Private Confessions.  11.00 am in the Metropolitan Cathedral of Christ the King.
 
Stations of the Cross.  12.40 pm at St Marie on the Sands, Seabank Road, Southport, PR9 0EJ.
 
Eucharistic Adoration.  2.00 pm to 5.00 pm at Pauline Books and Media, 82 Bold Street, Liverpool, L1 4HR.
 
Open air Stations of the Cross.  2.00 pm from the corner of Church Street/Lord Street in Liverpool City Centre.  The walk will go through Church Street along Bold Street finishing at St Luke’s (bombed out church) with a short service.  Participants should arrive at 1.45 pm.  Details from Jim Ross.  Tel: 07766 706766.  Email jimmy.ross7@gmail.com
 
Stations of the Cross.  5.30 pm at St Gabriel the Archangel, Higher Folds, Leigh, WN7 2YG.