Temporary CLOSURE to reduce the spread
As you are fully aware COVID-19 has dramatically increased in our area and can be spread by people who have no idea they are carrying the virus. Until sufficient people have been vaccinated, we all have a responsibility to do our part in reducing the spread by staying at home as much as possible. This is the way to protect vulnerable individuals and to enable the NHS to cope both with COVID sufferers and other people who need medical care.
In order to protect us all, myself included, I have decided that the Sacred Heart Church will be closed to all regular public services and private prayer from 1pm on Sunday 10th January until further notice. Although some of the Churches in Brighton and Hove will remain open, I urge you not to put yourselves and others at risk by going to a neighbouring parish.
There will be a live streamed Mass at
9.30am and 11.30am Sundays and
8.00am Monday – Friday.
Please stay safe and join us via live streaming.
Hopefully, it will not be too long before normal service can be resumed.
Canon Colin Wolczak
Order of Mass on your phone
Universalis has a free Order of Mass so you can follow simply by scrolling down that page, with your responses in bold black text. If you prefer an App, Universalis also offers a great one for a tenner that automatically loads the exact text and readings for the day, even for our diocesan feasts.
All of these courses are free.
Rosary and Divine Mercy: Fridays 11.00am
No signup required, just tune into Live Services like you do when you watch mass online.
To sign up for the following email firstname.lastname@example.org
Scripture Study: Mondays 7.30pm
Explore the narratives and discourses of Matthew, the first book of the New Testament.
Lectio Divina: Wednesdays 10.30am fortnightly
Open your hearts to the experience of the Presence of God in His Written Word.
Video & Discussion: Wednesdays 7.30pm
Discover more about your faith, and deepen it with these courses. Watch an engaging film then explore views and experiences with other participants.
Christian Meditation: Fridays 10am
Listen to your soul through the stillness of prayer.
New – please read more about our latest
Art Installation in the Church
Updatesvia Twitter from SacredHeartHove
You might like these resources:
- Universalis - today’s Mass Readings
- Pray as you Go - listen and reflect on daily scripture
- Wednesday Word - get more from the coming Sunday’s readings
- Colour and Shape - weekly Children's Liturgy from an mum in our deanery
- Magnificat - enrich your daily prayer life
- A&B eBulletin - sign up for weekly news from our Diocese
- Bishops' Conference CBCEW
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Parish rooms closed
Sacramental Programmes and all groups/gatherings in the parish rooms are suspended for the time being.