Shrewsbury ... shall be a name 'as stirring to the heart as the glories we have lost'

Blessed John Henry Newman, 1852


Bishop’s Diary

Week beginning 8th  December 2019

Sunday December 8

Pastoral Visitation of St Mary’s Crewe, Masses 9am and 11am.

Monday December 9

Diaconate Ordinations, St Mary’s College, Oscott. Mass 6pm.

Tuesday December 10

Meetings, Curial Offices, Birkenhead, am.

Caritas Council of Management, Curial Offices, Birkenhead 2pm.

Wednesday December 11

Pastoral Visit to St Alban’s and St Joseph’s Catholic Primary Schools, Wallasey, 9.30am and 11.00am.

Friday December 13

Meetings, Cathedral, am


Week beginning 15th  December 2019

Sunday December 15

St George’s, Whitchurch, Mass 9.30am.

Monday December 16

Seminarians Day, Shrewsbury Cathedral am and pm.

Tuesday December 17

Meetings, Curial Offices, am.

Christmas Lunch for Curial Staff, pm.

Friday December 20

Day of Recollection for Discernment House, Cathedral, am and pm.


Week beginning 22nd December 2019

Sunday December 22

Mass with Baptism and Confirmation, Cathedral 10.45am.

Monday December 23

Seminarians Day, Mass, Cathedral  12.15pm.

Tuesday December 24

Confessions, Cathedral 11pm – 11.45pm

Mass of the Nativity of the Lord, Midnight, Cathedral.

Wednesday December 25

Mass of Christmas Day, Cathedral 10.45am


Week beginning 29th December 2019

Friday January 3

Faith Winter Session, Stonyhurst College, Clitheroe. Mass, 12 noon