Advent & Christmas 2018

Saturday 1 December
11am – 3pm Christmas Craft Market. Get into the mood for Christmas with a family friendly day at our popular Craft Market. Shops for Christmas gifts and decorations at the craft stalls,and enjoy tea, coffee, cake or a light lunch. Enjoy Christmas music from the Edward Betham school choir and musicians from William Perkin High School.Visit Father Christmas.
6pm Join a party going to the Advent Procession at St Paul’s Cathedral. Tickets required, so speak to Fr Graham if you wish to attend.

Sunday 2 December Advent Sunday
8am Said Mass (Old Church)
9.30am All-age Mass and Blessing of the Posada (New Church)
6pm Advent Service of Light (Old Church)

Tuesday 4 December
7pm Advent Reflective Mass (Old Church)

Wednesday 5 December
9.15am Said Mass (Old Church)

Thursday 6 December
9.15am Edward Betham School Junior Advent Mass (New Church)

Sunday 9 December 2nd Sunday of Advent
8am Said Mass (Old Church)
9.30am Parish Mass (New Church)
4pm Family Christingle Service

Tuesday 11 December
9.15am Edward Betham School Infant Nativity Mass
7pm Advent Reflective Mass (Old Church)

Wednesday 12 December
9.15am Said Mass (Old Church)

Saturday 15 December
10.30am – 4pm Wild Advent, based on the book by Rachel Summers.
St Mary’s Convent, Chiswick. Led by Revd Natasha Woodward, Holy Innocents Kingsbury. Please see Fr Graham for more details and to sign up.

Sunday 16 December 3rd Sunday of Advent
8am Said Mass (Old Church)
9.30am Parish Mass (New Church)
3pm Outing to Hillsong Carols at Wembley Arena. Please see Anjali Montaldano-Ontiveros for more details, and for tickets.

Monday 17 December
12pm Holy Cross Christmas Lunch. Tickets £14 per head from Jenny Quick. Booking required.

Tuesday 18 December
7pm Advent Reflective Mass

Wednesday 19 December
9.15am Said Mass (Old Church)
5.30pm-7pm Carol Singing at Greenford Station in aid of the Children’s Society. If you wish to join the singers please speak to Peter Hounsell

Thursday 20 December
9.15am Edward Betham School Carol Service

Friday 21 December
11am – 1pm Messy Christmas. A morning celebrating the Christmas story through crafts, songs and a shared meal. This event is free, but booking is required.

Sunday 23 December 4th Sunday of Advent
8am Said Mass (Old Church)
9.30am The Parish Mass
6pm Christmas Carol Service (Old Church) followed by mulled wine

Monday 24 December Christmas Eve
4pm Children’s Nativity (New Church)
11pm Carol singing, followed at 11.30pm by Midnight Mass

Tuesday 25 December Christmas Day
10am All-Age Mass, with procession to the crib