We hope that you will find the site a useful resource containing information on all aspects of our parish life and community and we welcome views. Check out our Weekly News page to find out what's happening in the parish. We encourage you to provide us with your own ideas so that we can be certain that we're meeting the needs of the community.
We love to welcome new parishioners into our Church, and hope that you would make yourself known to us if attending Mass at St. Erconwald’s Church
THE PARISH SUPPORTS
CAFOD please see Lent appeal and resources
St. Laurence’s Larder
As in previous years we will be supporting “The Larder” [formerly known as “St.
For further readings and meditations see
See also the Jesuits'
to the website of
ST ERCONWALD'S ROMAN CATHOLIC CHURCH
Parish Priest: Fr Anthony Psaila
THIS WEEK'S READINGS
112 Carlton Avenue East, Middlesex HA9 8NB
Tel.: 020 8904 6031
Booking to attend Mass: https://parish.rcdow.org.uk/wembleyprestonroad/events
Pope Francis Prayer Intentions for April 2021
Pope’s Prayer Intention:
We pray for those who risk their lives while fighting for fundamental rights under dictatorships, authoritarian regimes and even in democracies in crisis.
Go to Pope’s Worldwide Network of Prayer website
Church limited opening: see below
LIVE STREAMING OF MASS
Mass will be at 9.30am Monday to Friday [except Thursday], Saturday 05.30pm and Sunday10.00am.
Public Mass Sunday, Tuesday and Friday: All Masses livestreamed::
MAKING A DONATION
We always appreciated donations especially at this time. If you feel able to support us , you may do so by using the following links Please visit:https:// parish.rcdow.org.uk/wembleyprestonroad/donate/. or
You can also donate through Virgin Money Giving by visiting their website.
If you would like a Mass offered for a specific intention please book this via email to: firstname.lastname@example.org giving the name for whom Mass is intended; reason [RIP, Intention, other]; Name of person requesting and contact number. Mass offerings can be made through: Virgin Money Giving by visiting https://parish.rcdow.org.uk/wembleyprestonroad/donate/ [suggested donation £10.00] or leave in an envelope in the internal post box when the Church reopens..
COMING TO MASS: COVID-
a message from Fr Anthony
Booking to come to Mass: Apply using the ticketing system https:// parish.rcdow.org.uk/wembleyprestonroad/events/ to reserve a place for you or places for your household. When booking please state your full name and in brackets beside it [couple or household]. To cancel the booking, please contact the parish office by phone or email.
Booking by phone if no internet available: to secure spaces you can call the parish office directly on 020 8904 6031 [press option 2 when prompted] and leave details [full name and telephone number, number of places required – please state if booking for individual, couple or household -
Be advised that due to Covid-
Donations and Collection Money: Offertory Envelopes and other donations: there will be a Collection Box at the entrance of the Church – please put envelopes and donations as you enter the Church to facilitate the one way system or use the contactless machine. Please no coinage at this time.
You can also visit: https://parish.rcdow.org.uk/wembleyprestonroad/donate/
You can also donate through Virgin Money Giving by visiting: https://parish.rcdow.org.uk/wembleyprestonroad/donate/
[If you are a tax payer, please Gift Aid your donation]
You can donate contaclessly at https://portal.mydona.com/assets/webPay/index.php?cid=268
COMING TO MASS: COVID-
PLEASE STAY AT HOME
You must not attend Church if you or someone you live with has cold or flu
You must not attend Church if you or someone you have had contact with
has tested positive for COVID-
You must inform the Parish Office if you or someone you live with/have had
contact with someone who tests positive for COVID-
You must not mingle with people you do not live with outside the Church
STEWARDS & CLEANERS
A huge THANK YOU to all our Stewards & Cleaners. You have ensured that St.
Erconwald’s is a safe place for fellow parishioners and visitors. Without your
help we could not celebrate Public Mass.
We require more Cleaners/Stewards. if you are not shielding or in one of the vulnerable groups please consider volunteering. Please contact Fr. Anthony or Elizabeth for further details.
In response to the Coronavirus pandemic and the guidance from the Bishops Conference the Church is only open for limited purposes. Fr Anthony will continue to say private Mass, with the Intentions indicated in the weekly newsletter and all are invited to join spiritually, watching its live streaming; following its prayers at home; making an act of spiritual communion. We are also encouraged to care for each other by being attentive to the needs of our neighbour, especially the elderly and vulnerable; contributing to our local food banks; volunteering for charitable initiatives and organisations; simply keeping in touch by all the means open to us.
For further information and resources please see
To mark 40 years of service to homeless people this Lent the
Passage have produced 40
reflections for Lent each marking a year of service and reflecting on the needs of
homeless people today. If you would like to share in their Lenten journey please
contact Andrew Hollingsworth: Andrew.email@example.com tel. 020 7592 1886
WEMBLEY DEMENTIA CARERS SUPPORT GROUP
Until further notice the Wembley Dementia Carers Support group and the Preston Community Library -
For further information contact Frank on 078 6790 3917 (email firstname.lastname@example.org).
FEAST OF ST. ERCONWALD
Next weekend [24th/25th April], we will be celebrating the feast of our Patron, St. Erconwald. St. Erconwald Candles are available, price £3. The proceeds go towards the Church Windows Restoration Fund.
Private Prayer and Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament
uring the Individual Prayer Time on Wednesday 11.00-