Our Parish AGM

Our Parish AGM takes place on Tuesday evening in the Hall. Doors open at 7.30pm and we will start promptly at 8.00pm. Once again may I encourage you all to come along to this important event in the life of the parish. Not only is this an occasion for us to review the past year

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Catholic Youth Ministry Careers Fair

Following the success of our first CYM Careers Fair in April this year, we are planning to hold a second careers event at St James the Great Church, Petts Wood on Saturday 9 February 2019. Come and take part in ‘mock interviews’, receive one-to-one careers advice from industry professionals, find out about the range of

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Kerala Floods – SVP Appeal

This Sunday’s emergency second collection is part of the SVP’s national appeal to raise funds to assist the stricken people of Kerala. Located on the southern Indian coast, Kerala is the most Christian area in India and the SVP is very strong there. Our parish SVP is twinned with St

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Food Bank Crisis – Update

Your generosity over the last few weeks in  donating items to allow the Foodbank at Holy Trinity Church, Penge to continue providing emergency supplies and lunch to those in great hardship has been astonishing. Thank you so much for all the items you have given and for the envelopes containing money that have

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Faith in Action 2018 Update

Over 70 young people from Bromley Deanery parishes and schools are participating in this year’s Faith in Action Award. It has been a privilege to work with all the candidates and to see the commitment and hard work they have put in to their journals, ongoing service to the parish and school community and engagement

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Collection for Asylum Seekers and Refugees

This weekend (28/29 July) is our regular collection of items for asylum seekers and refugees living in the Catholic Worker community house in north London. Many thanks for the generosity you have shown in the past. This is what we are looking for: tinned tomatoes, nuts, raisins, cheese, tuna, chilli sauce, rice, couscous, pulses, olive

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Summer Holidays

This week sees the last few days of school for most of our young parishioners, with many already being on holiday. Our thanks and prayers must go to all those who work in our two parish schools for everything they do for our children. We thank the teaching staff and assistants, cleaners, cooks, dinner ladies,

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Aid to the Church in Need: Nigeria

You may have read about the indiscriminate violence against Christians being carried out in areas of Nigeria. In a church in Benue State two priests and nineteen parishioners were slaughtered whilst celebrating mass. Our own Fr Victor Akongwale has had his church attacked and a parishioner killed, and the school

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