The Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary by Palma Vecchio
Here are the details of Latin Masses being celebrated in the diocese this summer. Regular Masses will continue as normal unless otherwise stated below - please see the sidebar for details.
Firstly, a reminder of the Masses for next Saturday, 29th June, which is the Feast of SS Peter and Paul:
8am - St Dominic's, Dursley
8am - SS Joseph and Teresa, Wells
8.15am - Prinknash Abbey, Cranham, Glos 9.30am - Our Lady of Lourdes, Weston-super-Mare
10am - Our Lady and St Kenelm, Stow-on-the-Wold
12pm - Our Lady and St Alphege, Bath
- On Tuesday 2nd July at 6pm there will be a Missa Cantata at St Mary's Church, Cricklade, Wilts, SN6 6AP for the feast of the Visitation of the Blessed Virgin Mary (please see previous post for more details).
- The first Saturday Masses at All Saints Chapel, Wardour will be celebrated on Saturday, 6th July, and on Saturday 3rd August at 11am. There will be an opportunity for confession before Mass.
- Please note that here will be NO Mass at the Eyre Chapel, Perrymead, Bath in July or August. The next Mass to be celebrated there will be on 3rd September at 12.30pm.
- Mass will be celebrated on Wednesday 3rd July and Wednesday 7th August at 6pm at St Gregory's, Cheltenham.
- Mass will be celebrated on Wednesday 3rd July and Wednesday 7th August at 6.30pm at Holy Cross, Bedminster.
- There will be NO fourth Sunday Mass at Our Lady of Lourdes, Weston-super-Mare on Sunday 28th July, nor on Thursday 1st August.
- On Sunday 4th August there will be a Solemn High Mass for the feast of St Dominic, at 5.30pm at St Dominic's Dursley, Glos.
- On Thursday 15th August, the Feast of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary, Masses will be celebrated as follows:
8 am - St Dominic's Dursley
9.30am - Our Lady of Lourdes, Weston-super-Mare
12 noon - Our Lady and St Alphege, Bath
12.45pm - Holy Cross, Bedminster
6pm - The Immaculate Conception, Devizes.
- Looking ahead to September, there will be a Missa Cantata on Sunday 8th September at Our Lady of Glastonbury at 12.30pm, followed by Benediction and the opportunity to have a picnic lunch in the presbytery garden (if it's dry) or the church hall (if not). The Abbot of Downside will preach at this Mass.
- On Saturday 21st September there will be a Mass at the Holy Redeemer, Bishopdown, Salisbury, at 11.30am.