St. Paul the Apostle
Catholic Church

Forthcoming Events

Items in green are of local interest.  In most cases, more information can be found on the church notice board (NB).

Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament and Weekday Mass.

From Oct 2018 on, a notice will only be placed here when the Mass and/or Adoration will NOT take place at the times or on the days mentioned on the Home page.  On Wednesdays during Lent 2019, from 9:30 to approx.10:30 am there will be Stations of the Cross as well as Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament.

“Global Healing - How our Faith can help us care for our Common Home”

This is a film-based event for parishes, groups and individuals. It will inform, challenge and equip people to engage with Pope Francis’ vital call to Care For Our Common Home.  Produced by Catholic Faith Exploration on behalf of the Bishops’ Conference of England and Wales.  More info.: and our NB.

Catholic Lent Courses.

Bodmin: Every Wednesday evening during Lent 7:00 – 8:00 pm in St. Mary’s Church. Meditations on the Mysteries of the Rosary.
Padstow: Tuesday evenings at 7:00 pm during Lent at St. John’s Methodist Hall. Meditations on the Mysteries of the Rosary.
12th March - The Agony in the Garden – Fr. Robbie Low
19th March –The Scourging at the Pillar - Canon Michael Fisher
26th March – The Crowning with Thorns – Fr. Stephen Holmes
2nd April – The Carrying of the Cross – Fr Ciarán McGuinness
9th April – The Crucifixion – Fr. Alistair Sharp

Churches Together in Tintagel Lent Course - "Come and See"

The Old School Rooms, Tintagel.  Tuesdays, 7:00 to 8:00 pm.

This is a course by David Adam, and seeks to help us open our eyes and hearts, to commit ourselves in love to our living Lord and Saviour, and to the world around us.

12 March - John the Baptist: Behold, the Lamb of God.

19 March - Jesus: Come and see.

26 March - Andrew: Come and see.

2 April - The Samaritan woman at the well.

9 April - I once was blind but now I see.

16 April - The Greeks: We would see Jesus.

23 April - Mary Magdalene: I have seen the Lord.

Optional session after Easter: Thomas: Blessed are those who have not seen and yet have believed.

More info: leaflets in the porch and Rev'd Heather Aston, 01840 250359.

Lent Lunches - Tintagel Churches Together, 12:00 - 1:30 pm

13th March, Methodist Schoolroom; 3rd April, Old Schoolrooms.  Proceeds for The Little Way Association and Christian Aid.

Come and enjoy fellowship over a warming bowl of home-made soup, bread and cheese.  Donations of money, bread and cheese please.

CAFOD Family Fast Day - Friday, 15th March.

You are invited to pray, fast and give with CAFOD this Lent.  Envelopes for your donations will be available on Sunday 17th March.

Coffee Morning - Action for Children.

Thursday 21st March, 10:00 to 12:00 noon, Tintagel Methodist Schoolroom.

Cakes, Bring & Buy, Books & Eggztravaganza! etc.  Help and donations appreciated.  Proceeds for Action for Children.

Vocations Retreat at Buckfast Abbey

22nd March, 4pm to 24th March, after lunch.

A two day retreat with space to pray and reflect on the call of God and what it might mean for you in the beautiful monastic setting of Buckfast Abbey, near Buckfastleigh, Devon.   If you feel the Lord is calling you in some way – as a priest, a brother, or you are not too sure – get in touch with Fr. Ralph Candy, Vocations Director, Diocese of Plymouth, or 01803 557518 for further details 

Hunger Lunch - Save the Children Camelford and District Branch.

Camelford Hall, Clease Road, Camelford;  23rd March, 12:00 noon to 2:00 pm.

Delicious home-made soups, bread and cheese.  Bring & Buy, Raffle, Cake Stall, Books.

All proceeds will go to fund Save the Children's work in the UK and around the world.  Please do come along - we value your support.  Anything to donate?  Call Catherine on 01840 214613.

Children’s Liturgy Helpers - A Day of Support and Formation.

…will take place on Saturday 30th March, 10.30 am – 3:30 pm at the Catholic Church of St. Augustine of Hippo, St. Austell. This will be led by Dr. Caroline Farey who is employed to help provide formation support across the diocese. Please bring some lunch with you. Tea and coffee will be provided.

Diocesan Pilgrimage to Lourdes, 1st - 8th August 2019.

By air from Exeter. £795 pp (fully inclusive.) More info.: Pilgrimage Director, Fr. Kieran Kirby, 01803 294142 or the tour operator, Joe Walsh Tours: 0203 4680617, email:

Diocesan Youth Pilgrimage to Lourdes, 1st - 8th August 2019.

£495 pp (fully inclusive). Further details: Rev. Anthony O’Gorman, 01637 851697, Anthony.O’

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