‘Delight yourself in the Lord and he will give you the desires of your heart.’ Psalm 37:4 Seeking Our Hearts’ Desire

Returning to Mass at Pentecost An invitation from the Bishops of England and Wales This is the bread come down from heaven (John 6:58) A beautiful hallmark of the Catholic faith is the profound.......

This impact assessment is being carried out due to planned changes to existing parking practices at Saint Joseph's church. This process seeks to consolidate the knowledge and understanding we have on parking at Saint Joseph's........


17th March 2023 After an overwhelming vote in the House of Commons last week, Parliamentarians have moved to enact so called ‘safe access zones’ outside abortion facilities in England and Wales. Clause 10, soon to become law, criminalises a range of activities within a 150m perimeter of an abortion facility. These could very easily include many things that should never be criminalised such as prayer, thought, peaceful presence, consensual communication and practical support if they are deemed to influence or interfere with access to the clinic. Politicians went so far as to vote down an amendment which would have protected silent prayer and consensual communication in such spaces, and that would have initiated a review into whether such legislation was needed.

As Pope Francis announces that he will create 21 new Cardinals a brief biography of each of the future Cardinals who will be given 'red hats' on 30 September 2023 is given below: