Watch Lenten lectures in preparation for Easter

"I would invite people to watch the videos with the gospel text of John before them, so that in new circumstances we can celebrate the new life of the Risen Jesus which we have received, and which guides and nourishes us even in the most difficult circumstances."

Domestic Church resources for Parents – Covid 19

Live Stream Mass There are a number of places you can live stream Sunday mass – perhaps your own parish even does this. Here are two parishes within Brentwood Diocese where you can live stream both Sunday and daily masses, should you be instructed to stay at home. Mass Times – Mass Times

Corona Virus – Events Postponement

Given the evolving situation in relation to the Corona Virus we have taken the decision to postpone some training and planned BDES events in order that we can provide early notification and avoid any risk to health or confusion about whether something is running or not.  We are therefore postponing all training and BDES events

Dates announced for St John Bosco camp

Do you know a child in need of a holiday between the ages of 8 and 13? The SVP St John Bosco Children’s Camp is an activities camp with a Catholic ethos situated in Aldham, near Colchester in Essex. The dates that the Camp runs are as follows:          Week One Saturday 25th July to 1st

Bishops update virus guidelines for parishes

The CBCEW has asked bishops and parishes to move to stage 2 guidelines - which include suspending holy water stoups, the use of shared hymn books and missals and the sign of peace, and only giving Communion in the hand.