Parish Priest: Fr John Broadley

St. Mary's Presbytery, Bury Road,

Haslingden, BB4 5PG

Tel. 01706 215642

This Week


Second Sunday in Ordinary Time 20th January 2019

Immaculate Conception


10:15 am


12:00 noon Mass for Christian Unity


No Mass


7:30 pm St Francis De Sales


9:00 am The Conversion of St Paul


No Mass


6:30 pm

The Holy Father's intention for January



Evangelization – That young people, especially in Latin America, follow the example of Mary and respond to the call of the Lord to communicate the joy of the Gospel to the World.

Sacrament of Reconcilliation (Confession)


Wednesday 6:30 - 7:15 pm

Saturday 5:30 - 6:15 pm

Adoration fo the Blessed Sacrament


Quiet Prayer in the presence of the Blessed Sacrament

6:30 - 7:30 pm




Cycle of Prayer


During Advent and Christmastide we are asked to pray for: Expectant Mothers;

For all who are waiting for a birth of a child,

may they be given patience and strength.

For all who work in maternity units and with parents,

may they always recognise and cherish the gift of life.

Website updated 20/01/2019

News & Events

Last week's collection amounted to : £538.61. Thank you for your generosity.


Of your charity please pray for those who have died recently: Gertruda Gedzielewski and for those whose anniversaries or birthdays are about this time: Stella Philbin, Nora Ellis, Michael Monahan, Catherine Brien.


Future Event for your diary:


Annual New Year Draw: Tickets now available after Sunday Masses

Annual  Quiz on 2018 events: Saturday 23rd February 2019

More details to follow in the new year.


Music Practice


After Mass today, all are welcome.


The dates for the next practices are :- 20th Jan, 27th Jan, 12th Feb, 17th Feb.


Week of Prayer for Christian Unity


A prayer leaflet containing prayers and intentions for each day of the Octave is available in the narthex. The week of prayer ends this Thursday with the feast of the Conversion of St Paul.