1st May

You have probably noticed that I am smiling, walking with more joy in my heart. I truly feel, that since the easing of the restrictions, with the spiritual commitments made over Lent, everyone’s faith in the Lord has been deepened. The atmosphere in church is full of reverence, peace and joy. As we entered Holy […]

Easter Blessings

As an Easter people, let us proclaim the resurrected Christ, knowing that he has brought forth life from death, light from darkness and hope from despair. As St John Paul II says, ‘Do not abandon yourselves to despair. We are the Easter people and Alleluia is our song.’ May God bless you with abundant faith, […]

Masses in Holy Week

Triduum 2022 Maundy Thursday – St. Edward’s 7.00 pm – Evening Mass of the Lord’s Supper (Not socially distanced). We would like to invite to this Mass all our Eucharistic Ministers, who will renew their promises. After ‘Behold the Lamb of God’ Father Gregory will ask them to stand up wherever they are sitting and […]

2nd April, 2022

Many parishioners have been asking me how we as a parish, can help the people of Ukraine. I had the privilege of hosting the Archbishop of Lviv for a week when I was the parish priest of the Polish community in Northampton. Before he was appointed as Archbishop of Lviv, Monsignor Mieczyslaw Mokrzycki was the […]

Jesteśmy z wami – We Are With You

I have returned from Poland safe and sound. It was great to see my family. I was really struck by what I saw on the streets of Warsaw. There was a totally different rhythm in this capital city, which is usually full of people going to work, shopping or just tourists, with their guidebooks in […]

Scenes in Warsaw, from Fr. Gregory

Fr. Gregory has arrived in Warsaw, Poland and has sent these pictures of the scenes he has encountered on his first day whilst visiting his brother and then his parents.  You can see some buses carrying refugees having arrived from Ukraine.  Also the food and clothes banks that have been set up on the streets […]