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Announcement

Announcement

7th January 2021
Dear Friends of the Church of the Immaculate Heart of Mary,

Sadly we find ourselves once again deprived of public Masses. The Church of the Immaculate Heart of Mary will remain open for individual private prayer every day at normal times. Please see the schedule below. Remember your priests remain available to see to your spiritual needs.

Yours in Christ the King and our Blessed Mother,
Canon Heppelle

Church Opening Times
Sunday: 10 am – 1 pm
Monday – Wednesday: 12 noon – 7 pm
Thursday: 9 am – 1 pm
Friday: 3 pm – 7 pm
Saturday: 9 am – 1 pm… Read More

IMMACULATE HEART BULLETIN THE HOLY NAME OF JESUS

IMMACULATE HEART BULLETIN THE HOLY NAME OF JESUS

Dear Friends of the Church of the Immaculate Heart of Mary,

On this first Sunday of the year, the Christmas cycle continues with the Feast of the Holy Name of Jesus. Remember that Christmastide lasts until the Feast of the Purification on 2nd February and we should maintain something of our Christmas joy in the celebration of our Lord’s birth throughout this time. Do not rush to take down your crib and all the lovely decorations!… Read More

IMMACULATE HEART BULLETIN FOURTH SUNDAY OF ADVENT

IMMACULATE HEART BULLETIN FOURTH SUNDAY OF ADVENT

Dear Friends of the Church of the Immaculate Heart of Mary,
Please take note of the special schedule this week for Christmas.

Concerning Christmas Midnight Mass and Christmas day Masses: To help insure that we follow the regulations imposed upon us I ask you to send an email to [email protected] indicating your name, which Christmas Mass you plan to attend, and how many people you will bring with you (your family or household).… Read More

IMMACULATE HEART BULLETIN THIRD SUNDAY OF ADVENT

IMMACULATE HEART BULLETIN THIRD SUNDAY OF ADVENT

Dear Friends of the Church of the Immaculate Heart of Mary,

The Third Sunday of Advent takes its name from the first words of the Introit: “Gaudete Rejoice.” The Mass bids us rejoice for the Lord is near. For this reason the vestments are the more “joyful” rose colour, there are flowers on the altar, and we once again hear the joyful sounds of the organ.

We should also rejoice that we can once again celebrate Mass publicly.… Read More

IMMACULATE HEART BULLETIN FIRST SUNDAY OF ADVENT

IMMACULATE HEART BULLETIN FIRST SUNDAY OF ADVENT

Dear Friends of the Church of the Immaculate Heart of Mary,

This Sunday begins the Church’s liturgical year and the season of Advent. Is is a time of preparation for the Christmas. During the four weeks of Advent we commemorate the long centuries of waiting for the Messiah in the Old Testament. This year our sorrow in being deprived of the Mass brings us closer to those times of the Old Testament in which the gates of heaven were closed by sin, and the just could only hope and pray for the coming of the promised Messiah.… Read More

IMMACULATE HEART BULLETIN LAST SUNDAY AFTER PENTECOST

IMMACULATE HEART BULLETIN LAST SUNDAY AFTER PENTECOST

Dear Friends of the Church of the Immaculate Heart of Mary,

In the Gospel of this last Sunday after Pentecost, the last Sunday of her liturgical year, Holy Mother Church places before us Christ’s predictions concerning the destruction of the Temple of Jerusalem, and the end of the world. The message is clear. All things in this world are passing. We must look beyond this world towards the next life which lasts forever. … Read More

IMMACULATE HEART BULLETIN TWENTIETH SUNDAY AFTER PENTECOST

IMMACULATE HEART BULLETIN TWENTIETH SUNDAY AFTER PENTECOST

Dear Friends of the Church of the Immaculate Heart of Mary, 

In order to comply with current social distancing regulations, we will celebrate three Masses on Sundays at the Church of the Immaculate Heart of Mary. These Masses will be at 8 am, 11 am, and 6 pm. (The weekday schedule remains unchanged.) As attendance at the 11 am Sunday Mass has already reached the maximum allowed in the church, I encourage those who can to attend either the 8 am or the 6 pm Mass.… Read More

Sunday Mass Times at Immaculate Heart of Mary

Sunday Mass Times at Immaculate Heart of Mary


Dear Friends of the Church of the Immaculate Heart of Mary,
This is an important announcement for the Church of the Immaculate Heart.

There will now be a 6 pm Sunday evening Mass.

In order to comply with current social distancing regulations, we will celebrate three Masses on Sundays at the Church of the Immaculate Heart of Mary. These Masses will be at 8 am, 11 am, and 6 pm. (The weekday schedule remains unchanged.)… Read More

IMMACULATE HEART BULLETIN TWENTIETH SUNDAY AFTER PENTECOST

IMMACULATE HEART BULLETIN TWENTIETH SUNDAY AFTER PENTECOST

Dear Friends of the Church of the Immaculate Heart of Mary,

Let us give thanks to God that we can still worship Him publicly in the Sacrifice of the Mass. As you have probably heard, the Government has mandated the wearing of masks on entering and leaving a church building, as well as on going social distancing. Please follow this regulation. It is a condition for keeping the church open. Please also pray that we receive no further restrictions on our right to worship God!… Read More