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.

There will be no Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament  on the 15th or 29th August.  Further details TBA.

Wednesday 15th August 2018.

Feast of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary. Holy Day of Obligation.  Mass at 12:00 midday.

Bell Ringing Festival 2018, 10:00 - 5:30 pm, 11th August 2018, Buckfast Abbey.

Demos, handbells, exhibition, trade stalls, BBQ, crafts, family fun.  Free parking. Free entry.  “The Big Ring” (the bells of Holy Trinity, Buckfastleigh and Buckfast Abbey will ring together for the first time) will take place at 1:45 pm.  Live streaming from the Tower.

Sclerder Family Festival - 18th August 2018, Sclerder Lane, Looe, Cornwall PL13 2JD.

‘I am because I belong’ (UBUNTU, motto of Nelson Mandela)
The Chemin Neuf Community UK present a summer festival on the 18th August 2018, 11:00am-8:00pm. An ecumenical event for all ages. More information/registration/contact: click here.

Macmillan Coffee Morning

Wednesday 22nd August, 10:00-12:00 at St. Mary’s Parish Centre, Bodmin.   All are welcome. Please do support this very special charity. 

“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.

RETREATS in the Diocese of Plymouth 2018.

October 12th - 14th (Fri - Sun) Weekend Retreat at Southgate, Buckfast.
October 15th -19th (Mon - Fri) Midweek Retreat At Southgate Buckfast.
October 12th -19th (Fri - Fri) 6 day Retreat at Southgate, Buckfast.
November 16th -18th (Fri-Sun) A ‘Taster’ W/E Retreat at Southgate, Buckfast (for anyone who would like to try a retreat for the first time!)
More information and booking forms are available on our NB or by clicking here.

Celebrate Weekend.

Sat. 13th Oct 2018, 09.00 - 21.00; Sun. 14th Oct 2018, 09.00 - 16.30; Notre Dame Catholic School, Looseleigh Lane, Derriford, Plymouth PL6 5HN.

Celebrate runs Catholic Charismatic, faith-filled, fun events for all ages, combining good Christian teaching, inspirational speakers and celebration of the liturgy, all in the power of the Holy Spirit. £37 pp.; 16-21 years: £15; 3-15 years: £10; under 3: free crèche (stay with parents at all times). Early booking is advised, especially if you have children. For more info./postal booking form see porch/NB or email; tel: Rebecca: 01395 489902; Susanne: 01803 606256. More info./book online:

Diocesan Pilgrimage to the Holy Land, 2019.

18th -25th February, 2019.

Details: Pilgrimage People, Stapleford Granary, Bury Road, Stapleford, Cambridge CB22 5BP;  Tel: 08006123423.

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