Stational Mass 4th August 2019

++Martyn was principal celebrant today at the 10:30am Mass at St. Francis, Southampton. Bishops Tony and Edward concelebrated and Deacon Ron assisted in the mass, proclaimed the Gospel and led the Intercessions. Readers today were Carol Douglas and Mick Brown. Bishop Edward gave the homily. Mick also kindly took all the photographs today. It was […]

14th Sunday in Ordinary Time – Year C – Sunday 7th July 2019

The Oratory of St. Francis of Assisi – Southampton. Principal Celebrant – Abp✠✠Martyn. Con-Celebrants – Bp✠Tony; Bp✠Edward; & Canon Steve – VG. Homily given by – Abp✠✠Martyn. Reading of the Holy Gospel – Canon Steve – VG. First Reading & Responsorial Psalm – Lin Good. Second Reading – Carol D. Photographs – Mick B. – […]

Stational Mass – The Ascension of the Lord – Year C – Sunday 2nd June 2019

The Oratory of St. Francis of Assisi – Southampton. Principal Celebrant – Bp ✠Edward. Con-Celebrants – Abp ✠✠Martyn; Bp.✠Tony; & Canon Steve – VG. Homily given by – Abp ✠✠Martyn. Reading of the Holy Gospel – Canon Steve – VG. First Reading & Responsorial Psalm – Carol D. Second Reading – Lin G. Photographs – […]

PROVINCIAL MASS – FIFTH SUNDAY OF LENT – YEAR C – Sunday 7th April 2019

The Oratory of St. Francis of Assisi – Southampton. Principal Celebrant – Abp ✠✠Martyn. Con-celebrants – Bishop-Elect Edward; Bp ✠Tony & Canon Steve – VG. Homily – Bishop-Elect Edward. Gospel Reading – Deacon Ron. Assisting the Mass – Deacon Ron. Abp ✠✠Martyn – Consecrates chalice & Blesses and Consecrates Sapphire’s ashes – TESSAC’s Mass dog […]

PROVINCIAL MASS – EIGHTH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME – YEAR C – Sunday 3rd March 2019

The Oratory of St. Francis of Assisi – Southampton. Principal Celebrant – Abp✠✠Martyn. Con-celebrants – Bp✠Tony; Bishop-Elect Edward; Canon Steve – VG; and Fr. Adrian – Curate. Homily – Canon Steve – VG. Gospel Reading – Deacon Ron. Assisting the Mass – Deacon Ron. First Reading and Responsorial Psalm – Mick B. – Churchwarden. Second […]

PROVINCIAL MASS – FOURTH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME – YEAR – Sunday 3rd February 2019

The Oratory of St. Francis of Assisi – Southampton. Principal Celebrant – Abp ✠✠Martyn. Con-Celebrants – Bp ✠Tony; Bishop-Elect – Edward; Canon Steve – VG. & Fr. Adrian – Curate. Homily – Bishop-Elect – Edward. Gospel Reading – Deacon Ron. Assisting the Mass – Deacon Ron. Abp ✠✠Martyn – administers St. Blaise blessings to throat […]

PROVINCIAL MASS – THE EPIPHANY OF THE LORD – YEAR C – Sunday 6th January 2019

The Oratory of St. Francis of Assisi – Southampton. Principal Celebrant – Abp ++Martyn. Concelebrants – Dom. Edward; Canon Steve; & Fr. Adrian. Homily – Canon Steve VG. Gospel Reading – Deacon Ron. Assisting the Mass – Deacon Ron. First Reading and Responsorial Psalm – Carol D. Second Reading – Gwen B. Photographs – Mick […]

PROVINCIAL MASS – FIRST SUNDAY OF ADVENT – YEAR C – Sunday 2nd December 2018

The Oratory of St. Francis of Assisi – Southampton. Principal Celebrant – Abp ++Martyn. Homily – Canon Steve – VG. Con-Celebrants – Bp +Tony, Dom Edward- Abbot, Canon Steve – VG, Fr. Adrian – Curate. Gospel Reading – Deacon Ron. Assisting the Mass – Deacon Ron. First Reading and Responsorial Psalm – Andy W. Tessac […]

PROVINCIAL MASS – THIRTY-FIRST SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME – YEAR B – Sunday 4th November 2018

The Oratory of St. Francis of Assisi – Southampton. Principal Celebrant – Abp ++Martyn. Homily – Dom Edward – Abbot. Con-Celebrants – Dom Edward & Canon Steve. Gospel Reading – Deacon Ron. Assisting the Mass – Deacon Ron. First Reading and Responsorial Psalm – Gwen B. Second Reading – Fr. Adrian – Curate. Photographs – […]

MASS – PATRONAL SOLEMNITY OF ST. FRANCIS OF ASSISI – YEAR B – Sunday 7th October 2018

PROVINCIAL MASS & HARVEST THANKSGIVING Sunday 7th October 2018 The Oratory of St. Francis of Assisi – Southampton. Principal Celebrant – ++Abp Martyn. Concelebrants – Bp +Tony; Fr Edward – Abbot & Canon Steve – VG. Homily – Canon Steve – VG. Gospel Reading – Deacon Ron. Assisting the Mass – Deacon Ron. First Reading […]