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Welcome to the St Oswald and St Edmund Arrowsmith Parish Website

Our Church is open for public Mass celebration at the usual times (see latest newsletter for up to date details) and private prayer and devotion to The Blessed Sacrament each weekday-Monday-Friday from 10am to Midday and Saturdays, following 9.30am Mass, until 12.00 (with the exception of the first Saturday each month). We hope you are to able to join us for private prayer and public Mass. Visitors are asked to wear facemasks whilst in the Church and to use to hand sanitisers provided when entering church. Fr John is now taking bookings for weddings and baptisms. He can be contacted in the sacristy at the end of Sunday Mass.

For well over 100 years now, St Oswald’s has also been a place of pilgrimage for the relic of St Edmund Arrowsmith’s Holy Hand-Saint and Martyr. The Holy Hand is present on the altar at each Mass and is used in the blessing at the end of Mass: we welcome visitors and also pilgrimage groups by appointment. Father John Gorman, August 2021

Our Parish News

Stations of the cross- Y5 children

Stations of the cross- Y5 children

Mass for Palm Sunday

Mass for Palm Sunday

Synod 2020 Recommendations

SYNOD 2020 The Archdiocesan Synod takes place on 19th June and Synod Members are currently discerning how they will vote...

Latest newsletter

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Church Graveyard Upkeep

St. Oswald’s Cemetery Those of you with family graves at St. Oswald’s will be only to aware that a great...

Annuity Fund update

Annuity Fund Your continued support is greatly appreciated with all profits from the fund allocated to church projects. Please follow...

Church Car Park – Important notice

St. Oswald’s Church Car ParkRegrettably, after persistent and on-goinganti-social behaviour, it is necessary to installbollards to the entrance of St....

Church Giving

More options to continue to give to support our church and parish. There are now three options available to continue...

Prayer resources

For those unable to come to church, please find below some additional prayer resource downloads to aid home worship.

Annuity Fund Draw

Annuity Fund Draw Draws take place on the last Sunday of the month . There are Four Prizes each month:...

Archdiocese News

Synod 2020 Recommendations

SYNOD 2020 The Archdiocesan Synod takes place on 19th June and Synod Members are currently discerning how they will vote on the recommendations that have emerged. A full list of these recommendations are attached to...
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Day of the Lord – an open letter from The Bishops of England and Wales

The Bishops of England and Wales have issued a letter of reflection with thoughts about the Pandemic and how to embrace church in the future. Download on the link in yellow below. Day-of-the-Lord[2505]
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