The Solemnity of Corpus Christi – Year C. Presiding the Mass was Abp Martyn, Con-celebrating Bp Tony and Canon Steve VG.
Holy Trinity mass held today was principally celebrated by Canon Steve VG and concelebrated by Bishop Tony and Father Adrian. The homily was given by Canon Steve VG.
Archbishop Martyn Presided and preached the homily, with Bishop Tony, Canon Steve and Fr. Adrian concelebrating. Deacon Ron read the Gospel and led the intercessions. Gwen Grassie read the first reading and psalm, and Jasmine read the second reading.
On Sunday 8th May 2016 Bishop Rob celebrated his Ascension Mass in the Oratory of SS. John Vianney and Mary Magdalene. He also blessed a rosary he bought at Prinknash Abbey whilst on Retreat.
On Sunday 8th May 2016 during the Mass for the Ascension, we had our monthly healing and anointing service.
On Sunday 8th May 2016, during the Mass for Ascension, Canon Steve was Instituted as Parish Priest of St. Francis, Southampton, by Bishop Tony.
Sunday 8th May 2016. Mass for the Ascension, with Bishop Tony celebrating for the first time as Bishop.
Newly consecrated Bishop Tony greeted by Archbishop Martyn. Point of consecration, Archbishop Martyn lays his hands upon Bishop Tony’s head – A very sacred and significant moment in the service.
On Sunday 1st May at 19:30, our solemn vespers and benediction was led by ++Martyn, assisted by Canon Steve VG and Deacon Ron. Evening Compline was led by Bishop +Tony.
On Sunday afternoon of our retreat, we visited Prinknash Abbey.