3rd Sunday of Advent - 17th December 2017
Our Lady of Fatima Centenary 1917 to 2017
This Parish is Consecrated to Our Lady of the Immaculate Heart
Please click on "what to do" to make the First Saturday Devotion, which we strongly encourage is observed for this centenary year and beyond. To find out more about the miraculous events of 100 years ago, plus the prayers, click here to download a special Centenary Fatima 2017 bulletin.
Our 3 week Parish Advent Mission, continues this Sunday Sunday 17th December, 4.30pm in the parish Centre. For details, click the "events" tab above or click on here for the poster to see further details. We look forward to seeing you - all are welcome!
St Mary's Catholic Church, West Croydon
warmly welcomes you
“We wish all visitors, to this website and to the parish church, every peace and joy. We are a lively, richly diverse and very welcoming parish of the Catholic Archdiocese of Southwark. We extend pastoral care to those living in and around the Croydon area, including Croydon University Hospital, St Mary’s Infant and Junior Schools, and St Mary’s High School. Please come and join one of our celebrations or for some quiet time in the midst of this busy world."
RCIA 2017/2018 - Faith Journey
(Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults)
A Prayer for those Seeking God
Heavenly Father: we pray for those You are calling in into your Church. Please strengthen their Faith and deepen their understanding. Open their hearts to the fullness of your love and set them afire with your Holy Spirit. Guide us all in continuing conversion through Jesus Christ, your Son , who is the Way, the Truth and the Life
The Journey continues - "come & see"
Next meeting is Wednesday 20th December 2017
(Group will then break for the Holy Season and return on Wed 10th Jan 2018)
7.30pm in the Parish Prayer Room
It's suitable for those wanting to become Catholic, those who've missed a Sacrament, eg. Confirmation and those who are simply curious and feel drawn to knowing more - you might even be Catholic
but want to deepen your Faith, know more about it...
All enquirers are welcome!
Come & Explore through the RCIA doors
email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org
(020) 8688 1857
Times of Prayer
While you are always welcome to find a quiet place to pray and reflect at St Mary's there are some time of formal prayer you might want to attend. Mass times and times for confession can be found in the righthand column.
Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament:
Wednesdays from 12:45pm to 2pm - Saturdays from 10:30am to 12pm and each first Friday from 10:45am to 3pm
Benediction: Wednesday after 12:10pm till 2pm and Every First Friday after the 12:10pm Mass till 2pm
The Rosary: begins at 9:40am from Monday to Friday
First Saturday Devotions - Our Lady of Fatima : Every First Saturday monthly
Our Lady of Perpetual Succour: All other Saturdays