Thursday, 18 September 2014

Sunday 21st September





The weekend of 20th  & 21st is our national festival and the Hockley Mission is attending the 10.30am Sunday Mass at Warwick Street.  NB: no mass at St Pius on that day!

Next Sunday 28th September the Hockley mission gathers for the 10am Sung Mass at Eastwood, Celebrant & Preacher Monsignor Keith Newton.

The Ordinariate holds its first "Festival" over this weekend. The main proceedings are on Saturday 20 September in Westminster Cathedral Hall, beginning at 10.30am. The guest of honour at the Festival will be His Eminence Vincent Nichols, Cardinal Archbishop of Westminster and Leader of the Catholic Church in England and Wales. Cardinal Nichols will deliver an address on how the Ordinariate fits into the life and mission of the wider Catholic Church in the United Kingdom.

Monday, 15 September 2014

24th September-Feast of Our Lady of Walsingham


Southend Area Ordinariate
The Feast of Our Lady of Walsingham
Day of Obligation for members of the Ordinariate
Wednesday 24th September 2014
Solemn Concelebrated Mass 7pm
Chief Celebrant- Monsignor Keith Newton-Ordinary
Preacher- Father Hugh Allan, O Praem, superior of the Norbertines
Holy Family Catholic Church, Benfleet
661 High Rd, Benfleet SS7 5SF


Thursday, 11 September 2014

Sunday 14th September

The Exaltation of The Holy Cross
Solemn Mass at Hockley 10.30am

Celebrant & Preacher Fr. Jeff Woolnough


Lift high the Cross, the love of Christ proclaim,
 'til all the world adore, his sacred name!

Sunday, 7 September 2014

'Called to be One' film

The 'Called to be One', exploration day was well received at Hockley with grateful thanks to all who contributed. Please see below You Tube links to this specially commissioned film about the Ordinariate. God bless you all!

 Part One    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3i8UyiiGd08

Part Two    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sVDSVgWg8vg&app=desktop

Father Jeff answering some of the questions raised during the presentation of the Called to be One DVD at St Pius X, Hockley-Home to the Hockley Ordinariate Mission.

Monday, 1 September 2014

A busy September...

September will be a busy month
 for members of the Hockley Ordinariate!



This coming Saturday (6th) we host the Called to Be One Day at Hockley (see previous post).

The weekend of 20th  & 21st is the national festival and the Hockley Mission is attending the 10.30am Sunday Mass at Warwick Street, so no mass at St Pius on that day!

The Ordinariate holds its first "Festival" over this weekend. The main proceedings are on Saturday 20 September in Westminster Cathedral Hall, beginning at 10.30am. The guest of honour at the Festival will be His Eminence Vincent Nichols, Cardinal Archbishop of Westminster and Leader of the Catholic Church in England and Wales. Cardinal Nichols will deliver an address on how the Ordinariate fits into the life and mission of the wider Catholic Church in the United Kingdom.


Programme for Saturday 20th September 2104 Ordinariate Festival at Westminster Cathedral Hall
1030 Coffee
1100 Welcome & Review of the Ordinariate
1230 Mass in Cathedral
1330 Lunch
1430 Cardinal Nicols
1530 The Ordinary
Location Details
Westminster Cathedral Hall
Ambrosden Avenue
London SW1P 1QW 


24th is the Solemnity of Our Lady of Walsingham and the Southend Area Ordinariate celebrate a Solemn Mass 7.pm at Holy Family RC Church, Benfleet. The Ordinary will preside.

Sunday 28th our Ordinary, Monsignor Keith Newton is celebrating the 10am Mass at St Peter's and we shall gather together in the New Mazenod Hall for a Buffet Brunch after.

The Friday 9am mass is restored at St Pius which means Fr Jeff will be at Hockley again,every week.

We celebrate Sunday Masses at St Pius on the following dates 10.30am:   7th   14th   At Warwick Street W1 on the 21st  at Eastwood with the Ordinary on the 28th.

Saturday, 30 August 2014

Friday 5th September

Fr. Jeff is pleased to inform: 
...the 9am Friday morning Ordinariate Mass at St Pius X, Hockley resumes this coming Friday. 
All are very welcome and we 'catch- up' over coffee after mass at the Hockley & Hawkwell Day Centre.
Our Lady of Walsingham, ora pro nobis.

Saturday 6th September 2pm

'CALLED to be ONE'
The national initiative by the Ordinariate to welcome enquirers and those that just want to learn more about the ecumenical vision of Pope Benedict XVI. This Saturday 6th September, Benfleet and Hockley Mission welcome you to St Pius X  54 Southend Road, Hockley, Essex, SS5 4QH from 2pm. Do come and find our more. Fr Lee Bennett ( Benfleet Mission) will host part one and after 3pm Fr Jeff Woolnough ( Hockley Mission) will present the (rather good) DVD, finishing with Evening Prayer.
All are most definitely welcome.
Contact Fr Jeff on 07956 801381 for further details.
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