23. August, 2018Church News, Ladyewell News Comments Off
Twenty-first in Ordinary Time Year B
Sunday 26th August 2018     St Mary’s
Sunday  26th August 2018  10am2.45pm


John Stringfellow RIP BenedictionPeople of the Parish St Mary’s
Monday 27th AugustSt. Monica 9am3 pm  NO MASS St Mary’sSt. Mary’s
Tuesday 28th AugustSt. Augustine 9am3pm Frank HartnetSick and Needy St Mary’sLadyewell
Wednesday 29th AugustThe P) passion of St John the Baptist. 9am3pm Maura CooperSick and Needy St Mary’sLadyewell
Thursday 30th AugustSS. Margaret Clitherow, Anne Line, Margaret Ward 9am3pm MargaretSick and Needy St. Mary’sLadyewell
Friday 31st AugustSt. Aidan 12 noon Hagan & O’DonnellFamilies  Ladyewell
Saturday 1st SeptemberDay of Prayer for the Care of Creation 12 noon Alan & Stephanie WilsonGolden Wedding  Ladyewell
Sunday 2nd September 10am2.45pm


Alfred Kenneth CravenBenediction

People of the Parish

St Mary’s

Please pray for the sick Elsie Wilson, , Cynthia Holden, and all in Preston Private Nursing Home


Everyone is welcome to join us for Coffee after 10am Mass


Ist Sunday of each month at the end of Mass anyone who will be having a birthday in that month come forward for a blessing


Numbers attending Mass 80  Collection £290.30


  1. Preston Food Bank would be grateful for donations of food or toiletries. These can be left at the back of Church.   Thank you 
  2. Ladyewell Shrine Summer Opening hours. Ladyewell House will be closed on Sunday & Monday. Prayer Room and Grounds will be open. Ladyewell House will be open on Tuesday-Saturday from 10am – 5pm 

    3.   Annual Magazine for St Mary’s & Ladyewell is now available a members of the   Parish expected to assist in the effective distribution of the magazine. We are one family of God on Mission.


  1. Church Cleaners. We would be grateful if any member of the Parish would be willing to help with cleaning our beautiful Church please contact either Father Ernest or Father Mario those who would like to clean the church on a Saturday this could be arranged. 
  2. Lancaster Diocesan Pilgrimage to Walsingham. Tuesday 5th October – Friday 5th October 2018.The cost is £280.00 full board 3 nights based on two people sharing. Contact Paul Briers (Pilgrimage Organiser) Tele: 01946 834834. mobile 07773848819 or email guildshop@yahoo.co.ukPlease note change of date for Walsingham Pilgrimage.


  1. Diary Dates: 

              Parish Annual Dinner & Dance. Friday 7th December 2018

              Preston Golf Club.


              Saturday 15th December. Annual Carol Service at Ladyewell.