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Friday Night Prayer


Please note, there will be no choir led Night Prayer in church this Friday 22 March. It will resume on Friday 29 at 8.30pm.

Adoration and Benediction

ADORATION AND BENEDICTION - FOR TWO WEEKS ONLY: will be held on Thursday 14 & 21 March at 6:00pm and not Friday 15 & 22 March as usual. 

Dementia Prayer Week

DEMENTIA PRAYER WEEK 12- 19 MARCH: the church will be open each day until 1:00pm for private prayer.

The Anglican Church in Birmingham have produced prayer resources for this week - click here

Items not in the Paper Version of the Bulletin.  

The Bishop Eton One World Group are holding a spring lunch fundraiser at 60 Hope Street on Sunday 15 April. Tickets £25 available from Cath 07866 798 158 or Sara 07947 120 371 and Monastery reception.

Holy Hour for Vocations

Fr Richard has asked for people to make a Holy Hour for Vocations. Will you answer his call?

The Redemptoristine Nuns - the sister order of the Redemptorists are holding a Vocations Weekend from the 12th to 15th April. For more details visit their website click here, or their facebook page. 

Is The Lord Calling You To Be A Priest?

Monthly meetings for those discerning the call on the first Saturday of every month, St Charles Borromeo Presbytery, 10.00am-3.00pm, Vocation Director Father James Preston, email

St Peter’s Woolton are recruiting.

If you are interested details can be found by following the individual links below.

Hub Coordinator

Parish Administrator

Youth Worker

Prison Chaplaincy Vacancy

HM Prison Wymott in Leyland are looking for a Catholic Chaplain. For full details click here


Upcoming RYM events

Youth Retreat late June 2018

We're planning a young adult retreat there in summer and I would HIGHLY recommend it! We'll be organising it and giving more information over the coming weeks, but in case you want to put it in your diaries now, it'll be Fri 29th June - Sun 1st July. If you are interested, please let Natasha or Anita know  

Please watch the following video of Fr. Peter to learn more


Halewood Reunion

Anyone who has been to Lourdes or Walsingham with Margaret Lloyds Halewood Group in the last 20 Years. There is a Reunion in St. Marks Club on 23rd March. All welcome!


This year Lourdes celebrates 160 years since the 1st Apparition to Bernadette Soubirous, on 11th February 1858. The celebrations in Lourdes are expected to attract a huge increase in pilgrim numbers this year. Leisure Time Travel have flights from Manchester, with seats purchased, on the following dates. 14 May, 29 May, 4 June, 23 July, 30 July, 3 September and 24 September. All dates are 5 days / 4 nights and do not include a Sunday. Prices start at £569.00 per person (Twin / Double). If you would like more information please contact Michael Langan Leisure Time Travel, 275 County Road, Liverpool,L4 5PQ. Tel: 0151 287 8000 or 0208 287 8080 and the E mail address is: .


Supporting the work of Nugent and Friends of the Cathedral.

Singing at the Philharmonic Hall with guest mezzo soprano Danielle Thomas. Friday 1 June 2018. Tickets from £16 from the Cathedral Gift Shop or the Liverpool Philharmonic Hall box office (709 3789) or  (Booking fee may apply). 

Netherley Youth & Community Foodbank

Volunteers are needed to help with Netherley Youth and Community Food Bank based at the former St Gregory’s church. Help is needed each Wednesday morning 10am to 1pm. Speak to Sharon Williams or email Sharon on


In February 2017, a group from St Peter’s Church – Woolton visited a project in Curitiba, Brazil that they support. Encontro com Deus (ECD) works to rebuild lives and families impacted by, or at risk from domestic violence and abuse. Another trip is being planned for February 2019 and this time the intention is to build a group that includes people from other churches in the area. If you are interested and would like more details, please  call Ann in St Mary's parish office on 0151-428-2256

 Rosary on the Beach

Rosary on Coast

Irenaeus Scripture Weekend

‘Friday 13th - Sunday 15th April The Advocate will teach you everything…’ The Holy Spirit in John’s Gospel led by Fr Chris Thomas. ‘

Suggested donations for each retreat: £85 residential; £60 non residential [with meals] £20 Non - residential bringing sandwichesFor a booking form contact Irenaeus on 0151 949 1199 or email 

Archdiocese Job Vacancy

Animate Team coordinator

Organ Recitals 2018

Archdiocesan Lourdes Assoication video

The greatest story ever told

God's plan for us


The nexr walk will take place on Sunday 22 April, please  meet at 12.30pm at the Cathedral Car Park. This walk will go from Formby Point to Southport. More details to follow. You can do as much or as little as you like, and you don’t have to have been on the previous ones. Further details from


The next meeting of the Cathedral Book Club will be on Thursday 5 April in the Gibberd Room at 7.00pm. This months book is ' Beware the Past' by Joy Ellis, a gripping crime thriller with a huge twist. All welcome. Any queries just get in touch with Claire at 


To be held in the Gibberd Room on Sunday 24 June 2018 at 1.00pm. Tickets are £30.00 and this includes a 3 course lunch, ballet performance, fashion show, raffle and a singer. .Further details from