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Diary for August

Wednesday 2

10.20 – 10.40 Praying for the Parish in church.   All welcome

Saturday 5

10.00 Mass followed by breakfast in the Parish Room.

Sunday 6

Parish magazine copy date

Wednesday 9

20.00 Wives’ Fellowship Group meets in the Parish Room for a Coffee and Cakes with Raffle. They will be joined by friends from S. Thomas’ Wednesday Group.

Saturday 12

10.00 Mass followed by breakfast in the Parish Room.

Sunday 13

18.30 Evening Prayer with Benediction

Tuesday 15 - Assumption of The Blessed Virgin Mary

19.30 Sung Mass

Wednesday 16

09.30 Mothers’ Union and Wives Fellowship Group Corporate Communion followed by coffee in the Parish Room.

Saturday 19

10.00 Mass followed by breakfast in the Parish Room.

Wednesday 23

Communion to the Housebound after the 09.30 Mass

Friday 25

10.15 Standing Committee meets in the Vicarage

Saturday 26

18.00 Folk Mass

Wednesday 30

14.00 Helpers set up for Summer Fun in church.

Thursday 31

09.30 – 15.30 Summer Fun in Church

Each Sunday at S. John’s:

Said Mass at 08-00 and

The Parish Family Mass sung at 10-00.

(Coffee afterwards in the Parish Room)

Junior Church at 10.00 in the Parish Room or in Church

Night Prayer at 18.30

Each Tuesday

19.30 - 21.00 Bell ringing practice – New members welcome.

Alternate Wednesdays

19.30 - 21.00 Church Linked Youth Club (CLYC) in the Parish Room for 11 – 16 year olds who have a link with the Church.


The 150th anniversary of the consecration of St John the Divine occurred in October 2016 and there are special events throughout the year to celebrate this.

All of August

Exhibition in church by the Bell Ringers.

Tue 15 August

The Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary.  Sung Mass at 19.30

Thu 31 August and Fri 1 September

Summer Fun in church.

All of September

Exhibition in church of Summer Fun activities

Sat 23 September

Concert by Friday Voices in church at 19.30.  Admission free but donations welcome.

All of October

Exhibition in church of church music

Sun 1 October

Harvest Thanksgiving at the 10.00 Family Mass.

Sat 7 October

Michaelmas Market in church and the parish room at 14.00

Friday 13 October

An hour of music from Lichfield Cathedral Choir at 19.00  Admission free but donations welcome.

Wed 1 November

All Saints Day:

     09.30 Mass

     19.30 Sung Mass

Thu 2 November

Requiem Mass at 19.30 followed by coffee in church

Sun 12 November

Remembrance Sunday. Sung Mass at 10.00