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.

Further details TBA.

Catechist Formation Day

Our Lady of the Portal and St. Piran, Truro; 22nd September, 2018, 10:00 - 12:30pm.

The third session of four, led by Dr. Caroline Farey.  All are welcome, whether catechists or not. 

Apostleship of the Sea - Stella Maris Mass.

Wednesday 26th September 2018, 7pm at St Mary Immaculate, Killigrew Street, Falmouth TR11 3PR. 

You are invited to hear the Stella Maris Mass in our Diocese,to pray for seafarers and for AoS' ministry, and to the reception afterwards. The Mass will be celebrated by Fr. Brian Kenwrick.  RSVP:  More info:

World’s Biggest Coffee Morning 2018 - 28th September, 10:30 - 13:00.

At the Tintagel W. I. Hall (next to the Old Post Office).  Cakes & coffee etc.  For Macmillan Cancer Support.  Help and any donations welcome - phone 01840 770320. 

Buckfast Abbey Millennium Programme 2018.

Detailed programme in porch. More information:  Any queries: Mrs Lesley Clark, Millennium secretary:

7th October:  Abbotsway Walk.  Will finish at Buckfast Abbey.  With presentations of Millennium certificates and badges at 4;00 pm.

20th October, 2:30 pm: The Just War, a talk by Field Marshall The Lord Guthrie.

22nd - 26th October: English Benedictine Congregation conference.

27th October, 12:05 pm: St Simon & St. Jude - Votive Mass (a ticketed event).  This is a Monastic celebration; invitation to all EBC & UK Monasteries.  Mass at Midday.  Invitations to be sent to Cistecian Moasteries in the British Isles and Benedictines of France and Germany.  Abbot Primate will preside on 27th October;  Abbot David will preside on 28th October.

Please see the leaflet in the porch or the above link for more details of the Buckfast Abbey Millennium Fund for Devon's Hospices.

Catholic Children’s Society (Plymouth) - Royal Parks Half Marathon, 14th October 2018.

Only one place left!  Raise £300 for the Society and run for free!  Contact  Claire for further details:; tel: 07734503363.

“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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