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August 2018

Saint Joan of the Cross

Aug 17

Saint Joan of the Cross’ Story (June 18, 1666 – August 17, 1736) An encounter with a shabby old woman many dismissed as insane prompted Saint Joan to dedicate her life to the poor. For Joan, who had a reputation as a businesswoman intent on monetary success, this was a significant conversion. Born in 1666 in Anjou, France, Joan worked in the family business—a small shop near a religious shrine—from an early age. After her parents’ death she took over…

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Daily Readings Friday August 17th 2018

Aug 17
St Swithun’s Church, 105 Waverley Road
Portsmouth, Hampshire PO5 2PL United Kingdom

Friday 17 August 2018 Friday of week 19 in Ordinary Time Liturgical Colour: Green. Entrance Antiphon Cf. Ps 73: 20, 19, 22, 23 Look to your covenant, O Lord, and forget not the life of your poor ones for ever. Arise, O God, and defend your cause, and forget not the cries of those who seek you. Collect Almighty ever-living God, whom, taught by the Holy Spirit, we dare to call our Father, bring, we pray, to perfection in our hearts…

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Parish Devotion for August 17th 2018 – Month of the Blessed Sacrament – Fridays

Aug 17
St Swithun’s Church, 105 Waverley Road
Portsmouth, Hampshire PO5 2PL United Kingdom
The Holy Cross

Month of the Blessed Sacrament and Our Lady's Immaculate Heart  Download Daily Devotions for the August 2018 - Month of the Blessed Sacrament and Our Lady's Immaculate Heart. The Joyful Mysteries The Luminous Mysteries The Sorrowful Mysteries The Glorious Mysteries FRIDAYS  Download Daily Devotions for the August 2018 - Month of the Blessed Sacrament and Our Lady's Immaculate Heart.  

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Daily Services Friday 17th August 2018

Aug 17
St Swithun’s Church, 105 Waverley Road
Portsmouth, Hampshire PO5 2PL United Kingdom
DJ photo and Fr Marcin Mass
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Saint Louis of Toulouse

Aug 18

Saint Louis of Toulouse’s Story (February 9, 1274 – August 19, 1297) When he died at the age of 23, Louis was already a Franciscan, a bishop and a saint! Louis’s parents were Charles II of Naples and Sicily and Mary, daughter of the King of Hungary. Louis was related to Saint Louis IX on his father’s side and to Elizabeth of Hungary on his mother’s side. Louis showed early signs of attachment to prayer and to the corporal works of mercy.…

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Daily Readings Saturday August 18th 2018

Aug 18
St Swithun’s Church, 105 Waverley Road
Portsmouth, Hampshire PO5 2PL United Kingdom

Saturday 18 August 2018 Saturday of week 19 in Ordinary Time or Saturday memorial of the Blessed Virgin Mary Liturgical Colour: Green. Entrance Antiphon Cf. Ps 73: 20, 19, 22, 23 Look to your covenant, O Lord, and forget not the life of your poor ones for ever. Arise, O God, and defend your cause, and forget not the cries of those who seek you. Collect Almighty ever-living God, whom, taught by the Holy Spirit, we dare to call our Father, bring,…

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Parish Devotion for August 18th 2018 – Month of the Blessed Sacrament – Saturdays

Aug 18
St Swithun’s Church, 105 Waverley Road
Portsmouth, Hampshire PO5 2PL United Kingdom
Our Lady of Fatima

Month of the Blessed Sacrament and Our Lady's Immaculate Heart  Download Daily Devotions for the August 2018 - Month of the Blessed Sacrament and Our Lady's Immaculate Heart. The Joyful Mysteries The Luminous Mysteries The Sorrowful Mysteries The Glorious Mysteries SATURDAYS  Download Daily Devotions for the August 2018 - Month of the Blessed Sacrament and Our Lady's Immaculate Heart.  

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Daily Services Saturday 18th August 2018

Aug 18
St Swithun’s Church, 105 Waverley Road
Portsmouth, Hampshire PO5 2PL United Kingdom
DJ photo and Fr Marcin Mass
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Saint John Eudes

Aug 19

Saint John Eudes’ Story (November 14, 1601 – August 19, 1680) How little we know where God’s grace will lead. Born on a farm in northern France, John died at 79 in the next “county” or department. In that time, he was a religious, a parish missionary, founder of two religious communities, and a great promoter of the devotion to the Sacred Heart and the Immaculate Heart of Mary. He joined the religious community of the Oratorians and was ordained…

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Daily Readings Sunday August 19th 2018

Aug 19
St Swithun’s Church, 105 Waverley Road
Portsmouth, Hampshire PO5 2PL United Kingdom

Sunday 19 August 2018 20th Sunday in Ordinary Time Liturgical Colour: Green. Entrance Antiphon Ps 83: 10-11 Turn your eyes, O God, our shield; and look on the face of your anointed one; one day within your courts is better than a thousand elsewhere. Collect O God, who have prepared for those who love you good things which no eye can see, fill our hearts, we pray, with the warmth of your love, so that, loving you in all things and…

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