Christmas Shoe Box Appeal:
starts on 16th October. The last date will be 7th November. More information
What is Some Definite Service?
Archbishop John Wilson and the Agency for Evangelisation
and Catechesis have developed a vision and fresh model for supporting
parishes in the Archdiocese of Southwark as, together, we seek to
become a missionary and evangelising archdiocese.Prayer,
People and Plans. More info here
THE BIBLE TIMELINE COURSE
Understand the Bible from start to finish, the Old and New Testament,
with this FREE OF CHARGE,
worldwide-famous course delivered online LIVE by Mauro Iannicelli.
Starts Wed 29th September 2021. Eight
Wednesday sessions (7pm-8:40pm). Info & Registration:https://www.comeandsee.org/
For more details see here
The Archbishops Certificate (ArchCert) is an online course
for all in Southwark who wish to know their Catholic faith more deeply.
Participants will take a two-year journey through the Churchs
teaching to understand their faith in a more
profound way and be able to share it with both confidence and joy.
The course will commence in October 2021 and the cost will be £365
per year. Registration must be completed in advance. Further details
can be found here: https://aec.rcaos.org.uk/archcert.
Note: For previous courses we have suggested a sharing of the total
cost between participant and parish, we suggest you may wish to consider
this arrangement here.
So far this has generated donations of £212.19
which is pretty impressive. If more parishioners sign up Easyfundraising
has potential to generate over £1,000 p.a. for St Augustine's
which would be very valuable in these difficult times.
Please support St Augustine of Canterbury - Parkwood on Easyfundraising,
you can raise FREE donations when
you shop online with over 5,000 retailers. It's simple and only takes
2 minutes to sign up! Please sign up now at https://www.easyfundraising.org.uk/causes/staugustineofcanterbury/
It is a simple process. When you register please select St Augustine
of Canterbury, Parkwood as your preferred charity. Each time you shop
on line please log on to Easyfundraising first and then select your
retailer e.g. Argos and you will be directed to their site and you
then shop in the usual way. There is no additional complication involved.
As an initial target for St Augustine's it would be great if we could
see 50 parishioners signing up. Please do try and give it a go.
Covid Precautions post Freedom Day.
For the time being we will continue to wear face coverings whilst
in the Church.
Please also continue to sign in/use the QR code when visiting the
The obligation to attend Mass on Sundays and Holydays of Obligation
remains suspended, recognising that there will continue to be instances
when people have to exercise caution and self-isolate.
We have singing at Mass on Sundays - if anyone knows of an organist,
please let me know.
Thank you for your continued support and understanding in these exceptional
times. Fr. Michael.
If you are unable to attend Mass live Masses can also be viewed via
or at https://mass-online.org/
Holy Communion will not be available online so you may like
to make an Act of Spiritual Communion
Second Collection causes 2021 can be seen here.