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Mass intentions

Special intention

Pilgrimage to France

Looking for summer plans?

Fr Rob is leading a pilgrimage to France, 21st - 29th June 2019, visiting Liseux, Never, Lourdes, Rocomadour and Rue de Bac.

All travel by luxury air conditioned coaches. Details on notice boards in the porch, for more information please contact Fr Rob.

A day at the Circus

A day at the Circus' on the 21st February (Half term Holidays) at St Kentigern's Irish Social Club in Fallowfield M14 7DW. The event is 1pm-5pm.

Children's tickets are ?5 including lunch and adults go free. there will be stalls and lots of prizes. The event is payable on the door and is in aid of Francis House Children's Hospice. Thank you for your help with this.

Transformed by love: The cost of discipleship

Lenten retreat. Join us at Wardley Hall (M28 2ND), every Friday in Lent between 10:30 - 12:30.

Using Scripture, poetry, art and music, we will pray with the 2019 Sunday Lenten readings, especially the Gospel. Sessions will include presentations, individual prayer time and sharing. Suggestions for daily prayer will be provided.

Presenters: Sister Joan Kerley, FMSJ and Maria Kidd

To confirm your participation, please contact Marie Sartini - 0161 794 2825

Please pray for Fr Pier Luigi Maccalli SMA, kidnapped in Niger 17th September 2018, still missing.

Catholic Medical Association

Calling all healthcare workers

Please join us at St Mary's, Levenshulme, every third Tuesday of the month at 7.30pm (October - June) for Mass, mutual support and speaker-led discussion about medial and ethical issues.

For further information please contact local CMA secretary, Dr Mark Coley on or Fr Laurence Gambella, chaplain at the central Manchester hospitals, on 0161 276 4247.

Bishop's visit

Advance Notice: Bp John Arnold will be making a visitation to our parish at the beginning of June 2019.

Our Lady of Fatima stature

The Statue of Our Lady of Fatima, along with Relics of Saints Jacinta and Francisco will visit the Cathedral on Saturday 23rd and Sunday 24th February.

A whole series of events and services are planned across the two days. Full details can be found on the diocesan website.

Sunday School

New English Sunday School for year 4 to year 6, twice a month on Sundays at 10am. Contact Carlotta Abella at

Term 1
October 14th, 28th
November 11th, 25th
December 9th

Term 2
January 27th
February 10th, 24th
March 10th, 24th

Term 3
April 28th
May 12th

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Where to find us?


Parish Priest: Fr Rob Morland SMA
Address: St Joseph's Presbytery, Portland Crescent, Manchester, M13 0BU
Call or text: 0757 528 8370


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