A Letter for Safeguarding Sunday from Bishop Patrick

A Letter for Safeguarding Sunday from Bishop Patrick for parish newsletters and / or parish noticeboards.
Sixth Sunday of Easter, Saturday 4th and Sunday 5th May 2024
“This is my commandment, love one another as I have loved you.”
(John 15:12)

Download Bishop Patrick's letter from the Safeguarding page or use this link

Irish Night

Irish Night held at St Mary's Hall in East Leake on 8 March 2024
Many thanks to everyone who helped make our Irish night a great success.
It was a wonderful evening of music, songs and jokes. We raised an amazing total of £1,213 for Emmanuel House, the charity that helps the homeless in Nottingham.
We are immensely grateful for your magnanimous support....

Christmas Fayre

Christmas Fayre in aid of Rainbows Hospice on Saturday 2 December at Our Lady's Parish Room raised £800. A  representative from Rainbows will be in attendance at our Coffee Morning on Sunday 4 February 2024

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Barn Dance

At the Hog Roast at the East Leake Village Hall on 9th September 2023 we raised a total of £274 for CAFOD.
Thank you to all who came along and joined in.

Coffee & Tea after Mass

All are very welcome for coffee & tea in the East Leake Parish Room (behind the church) after the 11am Mass every first SUNDAY of each month.

Diocesan Directory and e-News

Diocesan Yearbook

The diocesan Yearbook is now available in digital format. If you want to download this very useful and informative document you can find it on the Information tab. Also available from this page is the Lent 2023 e-News

Click here

Missio Donations

In 2022, Our Lady of the Angels raised £749 through our Red Boxes and donations to Missio and the Mill Hill Missionaries.

THANK YOU!

Our missionary community here at Our Lady of the Angels is part of a worldwide network of people supporting missionaries through prayer and financial assistance.

Your support of projects such as the Fundong Mission station in Cameroon has enabled Fr Leon, a Mill Hill Missionary, to help children learn in a safe environment and instil values that empower them to turn away from conflict and towards faith in God. Visit missio.org.uk to find out more about how your support changes lives for the better, or contact Gilly at gillymurray1@gmail.com if you would like to have a Red Box in 2023.

CAMEO: Come And Meet Each Other

Coffee Mornings

This is held every third Thursday of each month at 10.30am -12 noon in the East Leake Parish Room (behind the church).

Everyone is welcome - just drop in for a chat. See you there!

Parish social Zoom meetings

Held on Thursdays nights.  An online evening of light-hearted activities, fun quizzes and jolly updates!

A message from Bishop Patrick

Our vision for the Diocese of Nottingham is to become a more outward-looking missionary Catholic community. We are currently reorganising our parish and deanery structures, and to ensure we are supported in mission-focused initiatives the Diocese has launched a Mission Enabling Programme. We must also develop a financial plan, one that is well informed and meets our needs.

Therefore after Easter we are commencing a consultative phase, with professional support, to gather opinions from parishioners about our funding strategies. If you are asked, please consider giving your views, through a one-to-one conversation or an at-Mass survey. Please also pray for our mission and for this journey of discernment, that we can share the love and message of Christ more widely.

For the full message from Bishop Patrick, visit: this link