Newsletter


CATHOLIC CHURCH OF THE ENGLISH MARTYRS
4, VICARAGE LANE, HORLEY, RH6 8AR
Telephone 01293 431703
Email: engmar@onetel.com

Parish Clergy: Fr. Francis Ezennia, MSP
Fr Alban Aguezeala (in Residence)

Parish Secretary: Barbara Stevens
Safeguarding Representative: Teresita Chandler

Parish Office: Can still be reached on Phone and Emails

The Arundel and Brighton Diocesan Trust is a Registered Charity, Number 252878
(Served by The Missionaries of St Paul- MSP)
5th SEPTEMBER 2021: 23rd SUNDAY OF ORDINARY TIME [Yr B]
Saturday 4th
6:30pm
Bridget + Jim Meade – RIP
(by Family)
Sunday 5th
9:00am
John Tan Leng Kiong – RIP
(by Maria Holker)
Sunday 5th
10:30am
Diana Coia – RIP
(by Gemma + Joseph)
Monday 6th
9:30 am
Mark Lipscombe - RIP
(by Gabrielle)
Monday 6th
12 noon
Mrs Marian Myland - RIP
(Funeral Service)
Tuesday 7th
9:30 am
Jonathan+Eileen Charlesworth-25th Wedding Anni. Thanks
Wednesday 8th
9:30 am
Maria Holker – Thanksgiving and Blessing
Thursday 9th
9:30 am
Eileen Keogh - RIP
(by Annette Quinlan)
Friday 10th
9:30 am
Anthony + Suresha Dias- (10th Wedding Anniv. Thanks)

12th SEPTEMBER 2021: 24th SUNDAY OF ORDINARY TIME [Yr B]

Saturday 11th
6:30 pm
Mary + Eddy Farry -RIP
(by family)
Sunday 12th
09:00am
Conrado Fernandes Cabral-RIP
(by Marcelino Cabral)
Sunday 12th
10:30am
Madeleine Sheppard- Bday + Wellbeing (by J. Sheppard)




The Sacrament of Reconciliation / Confession
Saturday 9:30am and 6pm. Also available on Request.

Baptism: (On Saturdays) by Appointment.
Pre-Baptism Meeting (Last Monday of the month - 7pm).

Sacrament of Marriage : By Appointment.

Eucharistic Adoration + Rosary:Tuesday 7pm.
St Joseph Prayer Group: Monday 7pm.


SICK AND HOUSEBOUND :-

Pls. Pray for these Members of our Parish Family:
Frances Gamman. Alison McNally, Wynn Coen, Margaret Lydon, Veronica Compton, Don Wyatt, Sarah Hellyer, Harrison Masih, Nick Drake, Trevor Sturt, Mary Hardman, William Balestrini, Maureen Spencer, Irena Tomczyk, Clare Dermody, Rosemary Ryan, Elizabeth Wyatt, Dorothy Cornall, Canon M. Spelman, Teresa Stannard, Naphtale Latter, Bill Tynan, Brian + Sonje Parkhouse, Gertie Hickey, Daphne Sayed, Connie Bartaby, Gladys Robinson, Elizabeth Coyle, Catherine Green, Pat. Flanagan, Ines Carmelina, Lena Walker, Gerald Sharp, Kevin Walker, Breige Grant, Eileen Charlesworth.


SCHOOL RESUMPTION :-

We are thankful for the school summer break; we hope and believe all the children had quality time with their families and friends. As you return to school to continue with your learning, we pray for God’s wisdom and guidance on you.


CONFIRMATION CLASSES – 2021 :-

Sessions will resume after the summer break on Thursday 9th September at 7pm. The sessions continue every Thursday at 7pm on in the hall. This year’s Sacrament of Confirmation will be on Sunday 21st November at 3pm at Worth Abbey - Paddockhurst Road, RH10 4SB.


FIRST HOLY COMMUNION 2022 :-

Forms are available at the Church entrance for Children in Year 3 and/or 7 years of age and above.Completed forms and a copy of Baptism certificateare to be returned by3rd Oct.Starting details will be communicated.


ALTAR SERVERS’ MEDALS :-

Having served for one year, some of our very dedicated altar servers will be awarded St Stephen Medals next weekend. This is to appreciate but also encourage them to continuously serve the Lord and the Church at the Altar.


CHATANPLAY – BABIES AND TODDLERS GROUP :-

Resumes on Wednesdays at 10.00am to 11.30am from 8th Sept. For info. contact Anita Mount or the parish office.


UNION OF CATHOLIC MOTHERS (UCM) :-

Meetings will be held on 2nd Tuesday of the month, in the large hall after morning Mass until 12.15. (7th Sept. 19th Oct.) - (Note: no meeting on 12 Oct., as Deanery Meeting). 9th Nov. and 14th Dec.


BISHOP RICHARD IS OFFERING A STATION MASS in each Deanery this November :-

The last twelve months have been challenging for people across our community, particularly those who have been bereaved during the pandemic and many of us have found it difficult to get to Church through the various lockdowns. Please join Bishop Richard on Monday 22 November at 7pm, St John’s, Horsham as he offers Mass for those who have died. People are welcome to attend in person or online via livestream. Crawley Deanery - Monday 22 November at 7pm, St John’s, Horsham.


FATHER FRANCIS’ FAREWELL PARTY :-

Dear Fellow Parishioners and Friends, by now you will have learned that Father Francis will be leaving our parish for Bristol on 26th October. We want to give him a good send-off after his last Sunday Mass with us here in Horley on 24th October before he resumes Bristol.
Please check the noticeboard for details of areas you can help like marquees, gazebos, food, drinks, ceremonial cake etc. Your personal gifts to Fr Francis can be brought before or on the day of the ceremony. Please contact Teresita at 07954713382 or teresitachandler@gmail.com for more information.
(by Parish Finance Committee).


YEAR OF ST JOSEPH:
Prayer to St Joseph
Hail, Guardian of the Redeemer,
Spouse of the Blessed Virgin Mary.
To you God entrusted his only Son;
in you Mary placed her trust;
with you Christ became man.
Blessed Joseph, to us too,
show yourself a father
and guide us in the path of life.
Obtain for us grace, mercy and courage,
and defend us from every evil.
Amen.


Many Thanks and May God Bless/Reward You for Your Offering
For those who are able to give their offering; Acc Name: Horley English Martyrs; Bank Name: HSBC; Sort Code: 40 05 20; Acc No: 61076876
If you Gift Aid Pls contact
Alan Osborn- 01342 843489
- alanosborn1@hotmail.co.uk


HAVE A VERY GRACEFUL WEEK !