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August 2018

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

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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
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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

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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
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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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Daily Services Sunday 19th August 2018 – 20th Sunday in Ordinary Time

Aug 19
St Swithun’s Church, 105 Waverley Road
Portsmouth, Hampshire PO5 2PL United Kingdom
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Daily Readings Monday August 20th 2018

Aug 20
St Swithun’s Church, 105 Waverley Road
Portsmouth, Hampshire PO5 2PL United Kingdom

Monday 20 August 2018 Monday of week 20 in Ordinary Time (Saint Bernard, Abbot, Doctor ) Liturgical Colour: White. Entrance Antiphon Filled by the Lord with a spirit of understanding, blessed Bernard ministered streams of clear teaching to the people of God. Collect O God, who made of the Abbot Saint Bernard a man consumed with zeal for your house and a light shining and burning in your Church, grant, through his intercession, that we may be on fire with the…

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Parish Devotion for August 20th 2018 – Month of the Blessed Sacrament – Mondays

Aug 20
St Swithun’s Church, 105 Waverley Road
Portsmouth, Hampshire PO5 2PL United Kingdom
Transfiguration

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Daily Services Monday 20th August 2018

Aug 20
St Swithun’s Church, 105 Waverley Road
Portsmouth, Hampshire PO5 2PL United Kingdom
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Daily Readings Tuesday August 21st 2018

Aug 21
St Swithun’s Church, 105 Waverley Road
Portsmouth, Hampshire PO5 2PL United Kingdom

Tuesday 21 August 2018 Tuesday of week 20 in Ordinary Time (Saint Pius X, Pope ) Liturgical Colour: White. Entrance Antiphon The Lord chose him for himself as high priest, and, opening his treasure house, made him rich in all good things. or: Cf. Sir 50: 1; 44: 16, 22 Behold a great priest, who in his days pleased God; therefore, in accordance with his promise, the Lord gave him growth for the good of his people. Collect O God, who…

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Parish Devotion for August 21st 2018 – Month of the Blessed Sacrament – Tuesdays

Aug 21
St Swithun’s Church, 105 Waverley Road
Portsmouth, Hampshire PO5 2PL United Kingdom
St. Alphonsus Liguori

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Daily Services Tuesday 21st August 2018

Aug 21
St Swithun’s Church, 105 Waverley Road
Portsmouth, Hampshire PO5 2PL United Kingdom
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Daily Readings Wednesday August 22nd 2018

Aug 22
St Swithun’s Church, 105 Waverley Road
Portsmouth, Hampshire PO5 2PL United Kingdom

Wednesday 22 August 2018 Wednesday of week 20 in Ordinary Time (Our Lady, Mother and Queen ) Liturgical Colour: White. Entrance Antiphon Cf. Ps 44: 10 At your right stands the queen in robes of gold, finely arrayed. Collect O God, who made the Mother of your Son to be our Mother and our Queen, graciously grant that, sustained by her intercession, we may attain in the heavenly Kingdom the glory promised to your children. Through our Lord Jesus Christ, your…

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Parish Devotion for August 22nd 2018 – Month of the Blessed Sacrament – Wednesdays

Aug 22
St Swithun’s Church, 105 Waverley Road
Portsmouth, Hampshire PO5 2PL United Kingdom
Saint Joseph

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Daily Services Wednesday 22nd August 2018

Aug 22
St Swithun’s Church, 105 Waverley Road
Portsmouth, Hampshire PO5 2PL United Kingdom
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Daily Readings Thursday August 23rd 2018

Aug 23
St Swithun’s Church, 105 Waverley Road
Portsmouth, Hampshire PO5 2PL United Kingdom

Thursday 23 August 2018 Thursday of week 20 in Ordinary Time or Saint Rose of Lima, Virgin 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…

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Parish Devotion for August 23rd 2018 – Month of the Blessed Sacrament – Thursdays

Aug 23
St Swithun’s Church, 105 Waverley Road
Portsmouth, Hampshire PO5 2PL United Kingdom
Holy Face of Jesus

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Daily Services Thursday 23rd August 2018

Aug 23
St Swithun’s Church, 105 Waverley Road
Portsmouth, Hampshire PO5 2PL United Kingdom
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Daily Readings Friday August 24th 2018

Aug 24
St Swithun’s Church, 105 Waverley Road
Portsmouth, Hampshire PO5 2PL United Kingdom

Friday 24 August 2018 Saint Bartholomew, Apostle - Feast Liturgical Colour: Red. Entrance Antiphon Cf. Ps 95: 2-3 Proclaim the salvation of God day by day; tell among the nations his glory. Collect Strengthen in us, O Lord, the faith, by which the blessed Apostle Bartholomew clung wholeheartedly to your Son, and grant that through the help of his prayers your Church may become for all the nations the sacrament of salvation. Through our Lord Jesus Christ, your Son, who lives and…

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Parish Devotion for August 24th 2018 – Month of the Blessed Sacrament – Fridays

Aug 24
St Swithun’s Church, 105 Waverley Road
Portsmouth, Hampshire PO5 2PL United Kingdom
The Holy Cross

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Daily Services Friday 24th August 2018

Aug 24
St Swithun’s Church, 105 Waverley Road
Portsmouth, Hampshire PO5 2PL United Kingdom
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Daily Readings Saturday August 25th 2018

Aug 25
St Swithun’s Church, 105 Waverley Road
Portsmouth, Hampshire PO5 2PL United Kingdom

Saturday 25 August 2018 Saturday of week 20 in Ordinary Time or Saint Louis or Saint Joseph of Calasanz, Priest or Saturday memorial of the Blessed Virgin Mary 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,…

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Parish Devotion for August 25th 2018 – Month of the Blessed Sacrament – Saturdays

Aug 25
St Swithun’s Church, 105 Waverley Road
Portsmouth, Hampshire PO5 2PL United Kingdom
Our Lady of Fatima

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Daily Services Saturday 25th August 2018

Aug 25
St Swithun’s Church, 105 Waverley Road
Portsmouth, Hampshire PO5 2PL United Kingdom
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Daily Readings Sunday August 26th 2018 21st Sunday in Ordinary Time

Aug 26
St Swithun’s Church, 105 Waverley Road
Portsmouth, Hampshire PO5 2PL United Kingdom

Sunday 26 August 2018 21st Sunday in Ordinary Time Liturgical Colour: Green. Entrance Antiphon Cf. Ps 85: 1-3 Turn your ear, O Lord, and answer me; save the servant who trusts in you, my God. Have mercy on me, O Lord, for I cry to you all the day long. Collect O God, who cause the minds of the faithful to unite in a single purpose, grant your people to love what you command and to desire what you promise, that,…

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Daily Services Sunday 26th August 2018 – 21st Sunday in Ordinary Time

Aug 26
St Swithun’s Church, 105 Waverley Road
Portsmouth, Hampshire PO5 2PL United Kingdom
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Daily Readings Monday August 27th 2018

Aug 27
St Swithun’s Church, 105 Waverley Road
Portsmouth, Hampshire PO5 2PL United Kingdom

Monday 27 August 2018 Monday of week 21 in Ordinary Time (Saint Monica ) Liturgical Colour: White. Entrance Antiphon cf. Prov 31: 30, 28 The woman who fears the Lord will herself be praised. Her children have called her most blessed, her husband has sung her praises. or: Cf. Prov 31: 20, 27 She reaches out her hands to the needy and extends her arms to the poor. She did not eat her food in idleness. Collect O God, who console…

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Parish Devotion for August 27th 2018 – Month of the Blessed Sacrament – Mondays

Aug 27
St Swithun’s Church, 105 Waverley Road
Portsmouth, Hampshire PO5 2PL United Kingdom
Transfiguration

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Daily Services Monday 27th August 2018

Aug 27
St Swithun’s Church, 105 Waverley Road
Portsmouth, Hampshire PO5 2PL United Kingdom
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Daily Readings Tuesday August 28th 2018

Aug 28
St Swithun’s Church, 105 Waverley Road
Portsmouth, Hampshire PO5 2PL United Kingdom

Tuesday 28 August 2018 Tuesday of week 21 in Ordinary Time (Saint Augustine, Bishop, Doctor ) Liturgical Colour: White. Entrance Antiphon Cf. Sir 15: 5 In the midst of the Church he opened his mouth, and the Lord filled him with the spirit of wisdom and understanding and clothed him in a robe of glory. Collect Renew in your Church, we pray, O Lord, the spirit with which you endowed your Bishop Saint Augustine that, filled with the same spirit, we…

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Parish Devotion for August 28th 2018 – Month of the Blessed Sacrament – Tuesdays

Aug 28
St Swithun’s Church, 105 Waverley Road
Portsmouth, Hampshire PO5 2PL United Kingdom
St. Alphonsus Liguori

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Daily Services Tuesday 28th August 2018

Aug 28
St Swithun’s Church, 105 Waverley Road
Portsmouth, Hampshire PO5 2PL United Kingdom
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Daily Readings Wednesday August 29th 2018

Aug 29
St Swithun’s Church, 105 Waverley Road
Portsmouth, Hampshire PO5 2PL United Kingdom

Wednesday 29 August 2018 Wednesday of week 21 in Ordinary Time (The Beheading of Saint John the Baptist ) Liturgical Colour: Red. Entrance Antiphon Cf. Ps 118: 46-47 I spoke, O Lord, of your decrees before kings, and was not confounded; I pondered your commands and loved them greatly. Collect O God, who willed that Saint John the Baptist should go ahead of your Son both in his birth and in his death, grant that, as he died a Martyr for…

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Parish Devotion for August 29th 2018 – Month of the Blessed Sacrament – Wednesdays

Aug 29
St Swithun’s Church, 105 Waverley Road
Portsmouth, Hampshire PO5 2PL United Kingdom
Saint Joseph

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Daily Services Wednesday 29th August 2018

Aug 29
St Swithun’s Church, 105 Waverley Road
Portsmouth, Hampshire PO5 2PL United Kingdom
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Daily Readings Thursday August 30th 2018

Aug 30
St Swithun’s Church, 105 Waverley Road
Portsmouth, Hampshire PO5 2PL United Kingdom

Thursday 30 August 2018 Thursday of week 21 in Ordinary Time or Saints Margaret Clitherow, Anne Line, and Margaret Ward, Martyrs Liturgical Colour: Green. Entrance Antiphon Cf. Ps 85: 1-3 Turn your ear, O Lord, and answer me; save the servant who trusts in you, my God. Have mercy on me, O Lord, for I cry to you all the day long. Collect O God, who cause the minds of the faithful to unite in a single purpose, grant your people to…

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Parish Devotion for August 30th 2018 – Month of the Blessed Sacrament – Thursdays

Aug 30
St Swithun’s Church, 105 Waverley Road
Portsmouth, Hampshire PO5 2PL United Kingdom
Holy Face of Jesus

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Daily Services Thursday 30th August 2018

Aug 30
St Swithun’s Church, 105 Waverley Road
Portsmouth, Hampshire PO5 2PL United Kingdom
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Daily Readings Friday August 31st 2018

Aug 31
St Swithun’s Church, 105 Waverley Road
Portsmouth, Hampshire PO5 2PL United Kingdom

Friday 31 August 2018 Friday of week 21 in Ordinary Time or Saint Aidan, Bishop and Missionary, and the saints of Lindisfarne Liturgical Colour: Green. Entrance Antiphon Cf. Ps 85: 1-3 Turn your ear, O Lord, and answer me; save the servant who trusts in you, my God. Have mercy on me, O Lord, for I cry to you all the day long. Collect O God, who cause the minds of the faithful to unite in a single purpose, grant your people…

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Parish Devotion for August 31st 2018 – Month of the Blessed Sacrament – Fridays

Aug 31
St Swithun’s Church, 105 Waverley Road
Portsmouth, Hampshire PO5 2PL United Kingdom
The Holy Cross

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Daily Services Friday 31st August 2018

Aug 31
St Swithun’s Church, 105 Waverley Road
Portsmouth, Hampshire PO5 2PL United Kingdom
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September 2018

Daily Readings Saturday September 1st 2018

Sep 1
St Swithun’s Church, 105 Waverley Road
Portsmouth, Hampshire PO5 2PL United Kingdom

Saturday 1 September 2018 Saturday of week 21 in Ordinary Time  or Saturday memorial of the Blessed Virgin Mary  Liturgical Colour: Green. Entrance Antiphon Cf. Ps 85: 1-3 Turn your ear, O Lord, and answer me; save the servant who trusts in you, my God. Have mercy on me, O Lord, for I cry to you all the day long. Collect O God, who cause the minds of the faithful to unite in a single purpose, grant your people to…

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Daily Readings Sunday September 2nd 2018 22nd Sunday in Ordinary Time

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

Sunday 2 September 2018 22nd Sunday in Ordinary Time  Liturgical Colour: Green. Entrance Antiphon Cf. Ps 85: 3, 5 Have mercy on me, O Lord, for I cry to you all the day long. O Lord, you are good and forgiving, full of mercy to all who call to you. Collect God of might, giver of every good gift, put into our hearts the love of your name, so that, by deepening our sense of reverence, you may nurture in…

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Daily Readings Monday September 3rd 2018

Sep 3
St Swithun’s Church, 105 Waverley Road
Portsmouth, Hampshire PO5 2PL United Kingdom

Monday 3 September 2018 Saint Gregory the Great, Pope, Doctor - Feast Liturgical Colour: White. Entrance Antiphon Blessed Gregory, raised upon the throne of Peter, sought always the beauty of the Lord and lived in celebration of that love. Collect Father, you guide your people with kindness and govern us with love. By the prayers of Saint Gregory give the spirit of wisdom to those you have called to lead your Church. May the growth of your people in holiness be the…

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Daily Readings Tuesday September 4th 2018

Sep 4
St Swithun’s Church, 105 Waverley Road
Portsmouth, Hampshire PO5 2PL United Kingdom

Tuesday 4 September 2018 Tuesday of week 22 in Ordinary Time or Saint Cuthbert, Bishop Liturgical Colour: Green. Entrance Antiphon cf. Ps 85: 3, 5 Have mercy on me, O Lord, for I cry to you all the day long. O Lord, you are good and forgiving, full of mercy to all who call to you. Collect God of might, giver of every good gift, put into our hearts the love of your name, so that, by deepening our sense of reverence,…

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Daily Readings Wednesday September 5th 2018

Sep 5
St Swithun’s Church, 105 Waverley Road
Portsmouth, Hampshire PO5 2PL United Kingdom

Wednesday 5 September 2018 Wednesday of week 22 in Ordinary Time Liturgical Colour: Green. Entrance Antiphon Cf. Ps 85: 3, 5 Have mercy on me, O Lord, for I cry to you all the day long. O Lord, you are good and forgiving, full of mercy to all who call to you. Collect God of might, giver of every good gift, put into our hearts the love of your name, so that, by deepening our sense of reverence, you may nurture…

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Daily Readings Thursday September 6th 2018

Sep 6
St Swithun’s Church, 105 Waverley Road
Portsmouth, Hampshire PO5 2PL United Kingdom

Thursday 6 September 2018 Thursday of week 22 in Ordinary Time Liturgical Colour: Green. Entrance Antiphon Cf. Ps 85: 3, 5 Have mercy on me, O Lord, for I cry to you all the day long.O Lord, you are good and forgiving, full of mercy to all who call to you. Collect God of might, giver of every good gift, put into our hearts the love of your name, so that, by deepening our sense of reverence, you may nurture in…

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Adoremus National Eucharistic Pilgrimage and Congress

Adoremus – National Eucharistic Pilgrimage and Congress in Liverpool – September 7th to 9th 2018

Sep 7 - Sep 9
The Echo Arena in Liverpoo, Kings Dock, Kings Parade
Liverpool, L3 4FP United Kingdom
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During our last Pastoral Council Meeting (10th July) we have decided to dedicate our new Pastoral Year 2017/2018 for the Eucharist. The main reason is, that the bishops of England and Wales will hold a National Eucharistic Pilgrimage and Congress in Liverpool next year 7th - 9th September 2018. So we will focus in our Parish from this September until September 2018: To rejuvenate Eucharistic Adoration; To encourage greater love for the mystery of the Most Holy Sacrament of the…

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Daily Readings Friday September 7th 2018

Sep 7
St Swithun’s Church, 105 Waverley Road
Portsmouth, Hampshire PO5 2PL United Kingdom

Friday 7 September 2018 Friday of week 22 in Ordinary Time Liturgical Colour: Green. Entrance Antiphon Cf. Ps 85: 3, 5 Have mercy on me, O Lord, for I cry to you all the day long. O Lord, you are good and forgiving, full of mercy to all who call to you. Collect God of might, giver of every good gift, put into our hearts the love of your name, so that, by deepening our sense of reverence, you may nurture…

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Daily Readings Saturday September 8th 2018

Sep 8
St Swithun’s Church, 105 Waverley Road
Portsmouth, Hampshire PO5 2PL United Kingdom

Saturday 8 September 2018 The Birthday of the Blessed Virgin Mary - Feast Liturgical Colour: White. Entrance Antiphon Let us celebrate with joy the Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary, for from her arose the sun of justice, Christ our God. Collect Impart to your servants, we pray, O Lord, the gift of heavenly grace, that the feast of the Nativity of the Blessed Virgin may bring deeper peace to those for whom the birth of her Son was the dawning of…

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Daily Readings Sunday September 9th 2018 23rd Sunday in Ordinary Time

Sep 9
St Swithun’s Church, 105 Waverley Road
Portsmouth, Hampshire PO5 2PL United Kingdom

Sunday 9 September 2018 23rd Sunday in Ordinary Time Liturgical Colour: Green. Entrance Antiphon Ps 118: 137, 124 You are just, O Lord, and your judgement is right; treat your servant in accord with your merciful love. Collect O God, by whom we are redeemed and receive adoption, look graciously upon your beloved sons and daughters, that those who believe in Christ may receive true freedom and an everlasting inheritance. Through our Lord Jesus Christ, your Son, who lives and reigns…

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Daily Readings Monday September 10th 2018

Sep 10
St Swithun’s Church, 105 Waverley Road
Portsmouth, Hampshire PO5 2PL United Kingdom

Monday 10 September 2018 Monday of week 23 in Ordinary Time Liturgical Colour: Green. Entrance Antiphon Ps 118: 137, 124 You are just, O Lord, and your judgement is right; treat your servant in accord with your merciful love. Collect O God, by whom we are redeemed and receive adoption, look graciously upon your beloved sons and daughters, that those who believe in Christ may receive true freedom and an everlasting inheritance. Through our Lord Jesus Christ, your Son, who lives…

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Daily Readings Tuesday September 11th 2018

Sep 11
St Swithun’s Church, 105 Waverley Road
Portsmouth, Hampshire PO5 2PL United Kingdom

Tuesday 11 September 2018 Tuesday of week 23 in Ordinary Time  Liturgical Colour: Green. Entrance Antiphon Ps 118: 137, 124 You are just, O Lord, and your judgement is right; treat your servant in accord with your merciful love. Collect O God, by whom we are redeemed and receive adoption, look graciously upon your beloved sons and daughters, that those who believe in Christ may receive true freedom and an everlasting inheritance. Through our Lord Jesus Christ, your Son, who…

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Daily Readings Wednesday September 12th 2018

Sep 12
St Swithun’s Church, 105 Waverley Road
Portsmouth, Hampshire PO5 2PL United Kingdom

Wednesday 12 September 2018 Wednesday of week 23 in Ordinary Time or The Most Holy Name of Mary Liturgical Colour: Green. Entrance Antiphon Ps 118: 137, 124 You are just, O Lord, and your judgement is right; treat your servant in accord with your merciful love. Collect O God, by whom we are redeemed and receive adoption, look graciously upon your beloved sons and daughters, that those who believe in Christ may receive true freedom and an everlasting inheritance. Through our Lord…

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Daily Readings Thursday September 13th 2018

Sep 13
St Swithun’s Church, 105 Waverley Road
Portsmouth, Hampshire PO5 2PL United Kingdom

Thursday 13 September 2018 Thursday of week 23 in Ordinary Time (Saint John Chrysostom, Bishop, Doctor ) Liturgical Colour: White. Entrance Antiphon Cf. Dn 12: 3 Those who are wise will shine brightly like the splendour of the firmament and those who lead the many to justice shall be like the stars for ever. Collect O God, strength of those who hope in you, who willed that the Bishop Saint John Chrysostom should be illustrious by his wonderful eloquence and his…

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Daily Readings Friday September 14th 2018

Sep 14
St Swithun’s Church, 105 Waverley Road
Portsmouth, Hampshire PO5 2PL United Kingdom

Friday 14 September 2018 The Exaltation of the Holy Cross - Feast Liturgical Colour: Red. Entrance Antiphon Cf. Gal 6: 14 We should glory in the Cross of our Lord Jesus Christ, in whom is our salvation, life and resurrection, through whom we are saved and delivered. Collect O God, who willed that your Only Begotten Son should undergo the Cross to save the human race, grant, we pray, that we, who have known his mystery on earth, may merit the grace…

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Daily Readings Saturday September 15th 2018

Sep 15
St Swithun’s Church, 105 Waverley Road
Portsmouth, Hampshire PO5 2PL United Kingdom

Saturday 15 September 2018 Saturday of week 23 in Ordinary Time (Our Lady of Sorrows ) Liturgical Colour: White. Entrance Antiphon Cf. Luke 2: 34-35 Simeon said to Mary: Behold, this child is destined for the ruin and rising of many in Israel, and to be a sign of contradiction; and your own soul a sword will pierce. Collect O God, who willed that, when your Son was lifted high on the Cross, his Mother should stand close by and share…

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Daily Readings Sunday September 16th 2018

Sep 16
St Swithun’s Church, 105 Waverley Road
Portsmouth, Hampshire PO5 2PL United Kingdom

Sunday 16 September 2018 24th Sunday in Ordinary Time Liturgical Colour: Green. Entrance Antiphon Cf. Sir 36: 18 Give peace, O Lord, to those who wait for you, that your prophets be found true. Hear the prayers of your servant, and of your people Israel. Collect Look upon us, O God, Creator and ruler of all things, and, that we may feel the working of your mercy, grant that we may serve you with all our heart. Through our Lord Jesus…

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TRINITY PILGRIMAGE to Poland Ukraine & Lithuania September 2018

Sep 17 - Sep 28
St Swithun’s Church, 105 Waverley Road
Portsmouth, Hampshire PO5 2PL United Kingdom
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Our Parish "TRINITY PILGRIMAGE" to Poland ,Ukraine  and Lithuania  17th September to 28th September 2018 IMPORTANT / UWAGA ! The deadline for completing the registration form is 20th December 2017    Download the Trinity Pilgrim Registration Form here>>>>>> Our Parish Pilgrimage during the 100th Anniversary of the Independence of Poland; It may be you last chance in such a way before Brexit kicks in; - Come and find about about the culture, heritage, history and devotions of these 3 countries The…

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Daily Readings Monday September 17th 2018

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

Monday 17 September 2018 Monday of week 24 in Ordinary Time or Saint Robert Bellarmine, Bishop, Doctor Liturgical Colour: Green. Entrance Antiphon Cf. Sir 36: 18 Give peace, O Lord, to those who wait for you, that your prophets be found true. Hear the prayers of your servant, and of your people Israel. Collect Look upon us, O God, Creator and ruler of all things, and, that we may feel the working of your mercy, grant that we may serve you with…

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Daily Readings Tuesday September 18th 2018

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

Tuesday 18 September 2018 Tuesday of week 24 in Ordinary Time Liturgical Colour: Green. Entrance Antiphon Cf. Sir 36: 18 Give peace, O Lord, to those who wait for you, that your prophets be found true. Hear the prayers of your servant, and of your people Israel. Collect Look upon us, O God, Creator and ruler of all things, and, that we may feel the working of your mercy, grant that we may serve you with all our heart. Through our…

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Daily Readings Wednesday September 19th 2018

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

Wednesday 19 September 2018 Wednesday of week 24 in Ordinary Time or Saint Januarius, Bishop, Martyr or Saint Theodore of Tarsus, Archbishop of Canterbury Liturgical Colour: Green. Entrance Antiphon Cf. Sir 36: 18 Give peace, O Lord, to those who wait for you, that your prophets be found true. Hear the prayers of your servant, and of your people Israel. Collect Look upon us, O God, Creator and ruler of all things, and, that we may feel the working of your mercy, grant…

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Daily Readings Thursday September 20th 2018

Sep 20
St Swithun’s Church, 105 Waverley Road
Portsmouth, Hampshire PO5 2PL United Kingdom

Thursday 20 September 2018 Thursday of week 24 in Ordinary Time (Saints Andrew Kim Taegon, Priest, and Paul Chong Hasang, and their Companions, Martyrs ) Liturgical Colour: Red. Entrance Antiphon The blood of the holy Martyrs was poured out for Christ upon the earth; therefore they have gained everlasting rewards. Collect O God, who have been pleased to increase your adopted children in all the world, and who made the blood of the Martyrs Saint Andrew Kim Tae-gǒn and his companions…

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Daily Readings Friday September 21st 2018

Sep 21
St Swithun’s Church, 105 Waverley Road
Portsmouth, Hampshire PO5 2PL United Kingdom

Friday 21 September 2018 Saint Matthew, Apostle, Evangelist - Feast Liturgical Colour: Red. Entrance Antiphon Cf. Mt 28: 19-20 Go and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them and teaching them to observe all that I have commanded you, says the Lord. Collect O God, who with untold mercy were pleased to choose as an Apostle Saint Matthew, the tax collector, grant that, sustained by his example and intercession, we may merit to hold firm in following you. Through our Lord Jesus…

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Daily Readings Saturday September 22nd 2018

Sep 22
St Swithun’s Church, 105 Waverley Road
Portsmouth, Hampshire PO5 2PL United Kingdom

Saturday 22 September 2018 Saturday of week 24 in Ordinary Time or Saturday memorial of the Blessed Virgin Mary Liturgical Colour: Green. Entrance Antiphon Cf. Sir 36: 18 Give peace, O Lord, to those who wait for you, that your prophets be found true. Hear the prayers of your servant, and of your people Israel. Collect Look upon us, O God, Creator and ruler of all things, and, that we may feel the working of your mercy, grant that we may serve…

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Daily Readings Sunday September 23rd 2018

Sep 23
St Swithun’s Church, 105 Waverley Road
Portsmouth, Hampshire PO5 2PL United Kingdom

Sunday 23 September 2018 25th Sunday in Ordinary Time Liturgical Colour: Green. Entrance Antiphon I am the salvation of the people, says the Lord. Should they cry to me in any distress, I will hear them, and I will be their Lord for ever. Collect O God, who founded all the commands of your sacred Law upon love of you and of our neighbour, grant that, by keeping your precepts, we may merit to attain eternal life. Through our Lord Jesus…

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Daily Readings Monday September 24th 2018

Sep 24
St Swithun’s Church, 105 Waverley Road
Portsmouth, Hampshire PO5 2PL United Kingdom

Monday 24 September 2018 Monday of week 25 in Ordinary Time (Our Lady of Walsingham ) Liturgical Colour: White. Entrance Antiphon Hail, Holy Mother, who gave birth to the King who rules heaven and earth for ever. Collect Grant, we pray, almighty God, that as in the mystery of the Incarnation the blessed and ever Virgin Mary conceived your Son in her heart before she conceived him in the womb, so we, your pilgrim people, rejoicing in her motherly care, may…

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Daily Readings Tuesday September 25th 2018

Sep 25
St Swithun’s Church, 105 Waverley Road
Portsmouth, Hampshire PO5 2PL United Kingdom

Tuesday 25 September 2018 Tuesday of week 25 in Ordinary Time Liturgical Colour: Green. Entrance Antiphon I am the salvation of the people, says the Lord. Should they cry to me in any distress, I will hear them, and I will be their Lord for ever. Collect O God, who founded all the commands of your sacred Law upon love of you and of our neighbour, grant that, by keeping your precepts, we may merit to attain eternal life. Through…

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Daily Readings Wednesday September 26th 2018

Sep 26
St Swithun’s Church, 105 Waverley Road
Portsmouth, Hampshire PO5 2PL United Kingdom

Wednesday 26 September 2018 Wednesday of week 25 in Ordinary Time or Saints Cosmas and Damian, Martyrs Liturgical Colour: Green. Entrance Antiphon I am the salvation of the people, says the Lord. Should they cry to me in any distress, I will hear them, and I will be their Lord for ever. Collect O God, who founded all the commands of your sacred Law upon love of you and of our neighbour, grant that, by keeping your precepts, we may merit…

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Daily Readings Thursday September 27th 2018

Sep 27
St Swithun’s Church, 105 Waverley Road
Portsmouth, Hampshire PO5 2PL United Kingdom

Thursday 27 September 2018 Thursday of week 25 in Ordinary Time (Saint Vincent de Paul, Priest ) Liturgical Colour: White. Entrance Antiphon Cf. Luke 4: 18 The Spirit of the Lord is upon me, for he has anointed me and sent me to preach the good news to the poor, to heal the broken-hearted. Collect O God, who for the relief of the poor and the formation of the clergy endowed the Priest Saint Vincent de Paul with apostolic virtues, grant,…

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Daily Readings Friday September 28th 2018

Sep 28
St Swithun’s Church, 105 Waverley Road
Portsmouth, Hampshire PO5 2PL United Kingdom

Friday 28 September 2018 Friday of week 25 in Ordinary Time or Saint Wenceslaus (Wacław), Martyr or Saints Laurence Ruiz and his Companions, Martyrs Liturgical Colour: Green. Entrance Antiphon I am the salvation of the people, says the Lord. Should they cry to me in any distress, I will hear them, and I will be their Lord for ever. Collect Having been nourished with heavenly Bread, we beseech you humbly, O Lord, that, drawing from it new strength, under the faithful protection of…

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Daily Readings Saturday September 29th 2018

Sep 29
St Swithun’s Church, 105 Waverley Road
Portsmouth, Hampshire PO5 2PL United Kingdom

Saturday 29 September 2018 Saints Michael, Gabriel and Raphael, Archangels - Feast Liturgical Colour: White. Entrance Antiphon cf. Ps 102: 20 Bless the Lord, all you his angels, mighty in power, fulfilling his word, and heeding his voice. Collect O God, who dispose in marvellous order ministries both angelic and human, graciously grant that our life on earth may be defended by those who watch over us as they minister perpetually to you in heaven. Through our Lord Jesus Christ, your Son,…

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Daily Readings Sunday September 30th 2018

Sep 30
St Swithun’s Church, 105 Waverley Road
Portsmouth, Hampshire PO5 2PL United Kingdom

Sunday 30 September 2018 26th Sunday in Ordinary Time Liturgical Colour: Green. Entrance Antiphon Dn 3: 31, 29, 30, 43, 42 All that you have done to us, O Lord, you have done with true judgement, for we have sinned against you and not obeyed your commandments. But give glory to your name and deal with us according to the bounty of your mercy. Collect O God, who manifest your almighty power above all by pardoning and showing mercy, bestow, we…

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October 2018

Daily Readings Monday October 1st 2018

Oct 1
St Swithun’s Church, 105 Waverley Road
Portsmouth, Hampshire PO5 2PL United Kingdom

Monday 1 October 2018 Monday of week 26 in Ordinary Time (Saint Thérèse of the Child Jesus, Virgin, Doctor ) Liturgical Colour: White. Entrance Antiphon Cf. Deut 32: 10-12 The Lord led her and taught her, and kept her as the apple of his eye. Like an eagle spReading its wings he took her up and bore her on his shoulders. The Lord alone was her guide. Collect O God, who open your Kingdom to those who are humble and to…

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Daily Readings Tuesday October 2nd 2018

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

Tuesday 2 October 2018 Tuesday of week 26 in Ordinary Time (The Holy Guardian Angels ) Liturgical Colour: White. Entrance Antiphon Cf. Dn 3: 58 Angels of the Lord, bless the Lord, praise and exalt him above all for ever. Collect O God, who in your unfathomable providence are pleased to send your holy Angels to guard us, hear our supplication as we cry to you, that we may always be defended by their protection and rejoice eternally in their company.…

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Daily Readings Wednesday October 3rd 2018

Oct 3
St Swithun’s Church, 105 Waverley Road
Portsmouth, Hampshire PO5 2PL United Kingdom

Wednesday 3 October 2018 Wednesday of week 26 in Ordinary Time Liturgical Colour: Green. Entrance Antiphon Dn 3: 31, 29, 30, 43, 42 All that you have done to us, O Lord, you have done with true judgement, for we have sinned against you and not obeyed your commandments. But give glory to your name and deal with us according to the bounty of your mercy. Collect O God, who manifest your almighty power above all by pardoning and showing mercy,…

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Daily Readings Thursday October 4th 2018

Oct 4
St Swithun’s Church, 105 Waverley Road
Portsmouth, Hampshire PO5 2PL United Kingdom

Thursday 4 October 2018 Thursday of week 26 in Ordinary Time (Saint Francis of Assisi ) Liturgical Colour: White. Entrance Antiphon Francis, the man of God, left his home behind, abandoned his inheritance and became poor and penniless, but the Lord raised him up. Collect O God, by whose gift Saint Francis was conformed to Christ in poverty and humility, grant that, by walking in Francis’ footsteps, we may follow your Son, and, through joyful charity, come to be united with…

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Daily Readings Friday October 5th 2018

Oct 5
St Swithun’s Church, 105 Waverley Road
Portsmouth, Hampshire PO5 2PL United Kingdom

Friday 5 October 2018 Friday of week 26 in Ordinary Time Liturgical Colour: Green. Entrance Antiphon Dn 3: 31, 29, 30, 43, 42 All that you have done to us, O Lord, you have done with true judgement, for we have sinned against you and not obeyed your commandments. But give glory to your name and deal with us according to the bounty of your mercy. Collect O God, who manifest your almighty power above all by pardoning and showing mercy,…

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Daily Readings Saturday October 6th 2018

Oct 6
St Swithun’s Church, 105 Waverley Road
Portsmouth, Hampshire PO5 2PL United Kingdom

Saturday 6 October 2018 Saturday of week 26 in Ordinary Time  or Saint Bruno, Priest or Saturday memorial of the Blessed Virgin Mary  Liturgical Colour: Green. Entrance Antiphon Dn 3: 31, 29, 30, 43, 42 All that you have done to us, O Lord, you have done with true judgement, for we have sinned against you and not obeyed your commandments. But give glory to your name and deal with us according to the bounty of your mercy. Collect O God,…

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Daily Readings Monday October 8th 2018

Oct 8
St Swithun’s Church, 105 Waverley Road
Portsmouth, Hampshire PO5 2PL United Kingdom

Monday 8 October 2018 Monday of week 27 in Ordinary Time Liturgical Colour: Green. Entrance Antiphon Cf. Est 4: 17 Within your will, O Lord, all things are established, and there is none that can resist your will. For you have made all things, the heaven and the earth, and all that is held within the circle of heaven; you are the Lord of all. Collect Almighty ever-living God, who in the abundance of your kindness surpass the merits and…

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Daily Readings Tuesday October 9th 2018

Oct 9
St Swithun’s Church, 105 Waverley Road
Portsmouth, Hampshire PO5 2PL United Kingdom

Tuesday 9 October 2018 Tuesday of week 27 in Ordinary Time or Saints Denis, Bishop, and his Companions, Martyrs or Saint John Leonardi, Priest or Blessed John Henry Newman, Priest Liturgical Colour: Green. Entrance Antiphon Cf. Est 4: 17 Within your will, O Lord, all things are established, and there is none that can resist your will. For you have made all things, the heaven and the earth, and all that is held within the circle of heaven; you are the Lord of all.…

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Daily Readings Wednesday October 10th 2018

Oct 10
St Swithun’s Church, 105 Waverley Road
Portsmouth, Hampshire PO5 2PL United Kingdom

Wednesday 10 October 2018 Wednesday of week 27 in Ordinary Time or Saint Paulinus of York, Bishop and Missionary Liturgical Colour: Green. Entrance Antiphon Cf. Est 4: 17 Within your will, O Lord, all things are established, and there is none that can resist your will. For you have made all things, the heaven and the earth, and all that is held within the circle of heaven; you are the Lord of all. Collect Almighty ever-living God, who in the abundance of…

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Daily Readings Thursday October 11th 2018

Oct 11
St Swithun’s Church, 105 Waverley Road
Portsmouth, Hampshire PO5 2PL United Kingdom

Thursday 11 October 2018 Thursday of week 27 in Ordinary Time or Saint John XXIII, Pope Liturgical Colour: Green. Entrance Antiphon Cf. Est 4: 17 Within your will, O Lord, all things are established, and there is none that can resist your will. For you have made all things, the heaven and the earth, and all that is held within the circle of heaven; you are the Lord of all. Collect Almighty ever-living God, who in the abundance of your kindness…

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Daily Readings Friday October 12th 2018

Oct 12
St Swithun’s Church, 105 Waverley Road
Portsmouth, Hampshire PO5 2PL United Kingdom

Friday 12 October 2018 Friday of week 27 in Ordinary Time or Saint Wilfrid, Bishop and Missionary Liturgical Colour: Green. Entrance Antiphon Cf. Est 4: 17 Within your will, O Lord, all things are established, and there is none that can resist your will. For you have made all things, the heaven and the earth, and all that is held within the circle of heaven; you are the Lord of all. Collect Almighty ever-living God, who in the abundance of your kindness…

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Daily Readings Saturday October 13th 2018

Oct 13
St Swithun’s Church, 105 Waverley Road
Portsmouth, Hampshire PO5 2PL United Kingdom

Saturday 13 October 2018 Saturday of week 27 in Ordinary Time or Saint Edward the Confessor, King or Saturday memorial of the Blessed Virgin Mary Liturgical Colour: Green. Entrance Antiphon Cf. Est 4: 17 Within your will, O Lord, all things are established, and there is none that can resist your will. For you have made all things, the heaven and the earth, and all that is held within the circle of heaven; you are the Lord of all. Collect Almighty ever-living God,…

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Daily Readings Sunday October 14th 2018

Oct 14
St Swithun’s Church, 105 Waverley Road
Portsmouth, Hampshire PO5 2PL United Kingdom

Sunday 14 October 2018 28th Sunday in Ordinary Time  Liturgical Colour: Green. Entrance Antiphon Ps 129: 3-4 If you, O Lord, should mark iniquities, Lord, who could stand? But with you is found forgiveness, O God of Israel. Collect May your grace, O Lord, we pray, at all times go before us and follow after and make us always determined to carry out good works. Through our Lord Jesus Christ, your Son, who lives and reigns with you in the…

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Daily Readings Monday October 15th 2018

Oct 15
St Swithun’s Church, 105 Waverley Road
Portsmouth, Hampshire PO5 2PL United Kingdom

Monday 15 October 2018 Monday of week 28 in Ordinary Time (Saint Teresa of Ávila, Virgin, Doctor ) Liturgical Colour: White. Entrance Antiphon Cf. Ps 41: 2-3 Like the deer that yearns for running streams, so my soul is yearning for you, my God; my soul is thirsting for God, the living God. Collect O God, who through your Spirit raised up Saint Teresa of Jesus to show the Church the way to seek perfection, grant that we may always be…

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Daily Readings Tuesday October 16th 2018

Oct 16
St Swithun’s Church, 105 Waverley Road
Portsmouth, Hampshire PO5 2PL United Kingdom

Tuesday 16 October 2018 Tuesday of week 28 in Ordinary Time or Saint Hedwig, Religious or Saint Margaret Mary Alacoque, Virgin Liturgical Colour: Green. Entrance Antiphon Ps 129: 3-4 If you, O Lord, should mark iniquities, Lord, who could stand? But with you is found forgiveness, O God of Israel. Collect May your grace, O Lord, we pray, at all times go before us and follow after and make us always determined to carry out good works. Through our Lord Jesus Christ, your…

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Daily Readings Wednesday October 17th 2018

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

Wednesday 17 October 2018 Wednesday of week 28 in Ordinary Time (Saint Ignatius of Antioch, Bishop, Martyr ) Liturgical Colour: Red. Entrance Antiphon Cf. Gal 2: 19-20 I am crucified with Christ, yet I live; no longer I, but Christ lives in me. I live by faith in the Son of God, who has loved me and given himself up for me. Collect Almighty ever-living God, who adorn the sacred body of your Church with the confessions of holy Martyrs, grant,…

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Daily Readings Thursday October 18th 2018

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

Thursday 18 October 2018 Saint Luke, Evangelist - Feast Liturgical Colour: Red. Entrance Antiphon Is 52: 7 How beautiful upon the mountains are the feet of him who brings glad tidings of peace, bearing good news, announcing salvation! Collect Lord God, who chose Saint Luke to reveal by his preaching and writings the mystery of your love for the poor, grant that those who already glory in your name may persevere as one heart and one soul and that all nations may…

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Daily Readings Friday October 19th 2018

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

Friday 19 October 2018 Friday of week 28 in Ordinary Time or Saints John of Brébeuf and Isaac Jogues, priests, and their Companions, Martyrs or Saint Paul of the Cross, Priest  Liturgical Colour: Green. Entrance Antiphon Ps 129: 3-4 If you, O Lord, should mark iniquities, Lord, who could stand? But with you is found forgiveness, O God of Israel. Collect May your grace, O Lord, we pray, at all times go before us and follow after and make us always determined…

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Daily Readings Saturday October 20th 2018

Oct 20
St Swithun’s Church, 105 Waverley Road
Portsmouth, Hampshire PO5 2PL United Kingdom

Saturday 20 October 2018 Saturday of week 28 in Ordinary Time or Saturday memorial of the Blessed Virgin Mary Liturgical Colour: Green. Entrance Antiphon Ps 129: 3-4 If you, O Lord, should mark iniquities, Lord, who could stand? But with you is found forgiveness, O God of Israel. Collect May your grace, O Lord, we pray, at all times go before us and follow after and make us always determined to carry out good works. Through our Lord Jesus Christ, your Son,…

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Daily Readings Sunday October 21st 2018

Oct 21
St Swithun’s Church, 105 Waverley Road
Portsmouth, Hampshire PO5 2PL United Kingdom

Sunday 21 October 2018 29th Sunday in Ordinary Time Liturgical Colour: Green. Entrance Antiphon Cf. Ps 16: 6, 8 To you I call; for you will surely heed me, O God; turn your ear to me; hear my words. Guard me as the apple of your eye; in the shadow of your wings protect me. Collect Almighty ever-living God, grant that we may always conform our will to yours and serve your majesty in sincerity of heart. Through our Lord Jesus…

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Daily Readings Monday October 22nd 2018

Oct 22
St Swithun’s Church, 105 Waverley Road
Portsmouth, Hampshire PO5 2PL United Kingdom

Monday 22 October 2018 Monday of week 29 in Ordinary Time or Saint John Paul II, Pope Liturgical Colour: Green. Entrance Antiphon Cf. Ps 16: 6, 8 To you I call; for you will surely heed me, O God; turn your ear to me; hear my words. Guard me as the apple of your eye; in the shadow of your wings protect me. Collect Almighty ever-living God, grant that we may always conform our will to yours and serve your majesty in…

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Daily Readings Tuesday October 23rd 2018

Oct 23
St Swithun’s Church, 105 Waverley Road
Portsmouth, Hampshire PO5 2PL United Kingdom

Tuesday 23 October 2018 Tuesday of week 29 in Ordinary Time or Saint John of Capistrano, Priest  Liturgical Colour: Green. Entrance Antiphon Cf. Ps 16: 6, 8 To you I call; for you will surely heed me, O God; turn your ear to me; hear my words. Guard me as the apple of your eye; in the shadow of your wings protect me. Collect Almighty ever-living God, grant that we may always conform our will to yours and serve your majesty…

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Daily Readings Wednesday October 24th 2018

Oct 24
St Swithun’s Church, 105 Waverley Road
Portsmouth, Hampshire PO5 2PL United Kingdom

Wednesday 24 October 2018 Wednesday of week 29 in Ordinary Time or Saint Antony Mary Claret, Bishop Liturgical Colour: Green. Entrance Antiphon Cf. Ps 16: 6, 8 To you I call; for you will surely heed me, O God; turn your ear to me; hear my words. Guard me as the apple of your eye; in the shadow of your wings protect me. Collect Almighty ever-living God, grant that we may always conform our will to yours and serve your…

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Daily Readings Thursday October 25th 2018

Oct 25
St Swithun’s Church, 105 Waverley Road
Portsmouth, Hampshire PO5 2PL United Kingdom

Thursday 25 October 2018 Thursday of week 29 in Ordinary Time Liturgical Colour: Green. Entrance Antiphon Cf. Ps 16: 6, 8 To you I call; for you will surely heed me, O God; turn your ear to me; hear my words. Guard me as the apple of your eye; in the shadow of your wings protect me. Collect Almighty ever-living God, grant that we may always conform our will to yours and serve your majesty in sincerity of heart. Through our…

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Daily Readings Friday October 26th 2018

Oct 26
St Swithun’s Church, 105 Waverley Road
Portsmouth, Hampshire PO5 2PL United Kingdom

Friday 26 October 2018 Friday of week 29 in Ordinary Time or Saints Chad and Cedd, Bishops and Missionaries Liturgical Colour: Green. Entrance Antiphon Cf. Ps 16: 6, 8 To you I call; for you will surely heed me, O God; turn your ear to me; hear my words. Guard me as the apple of your eye; in the shadow of your wings protect me. Collect Almighty ever-living God, grant that we may always conform our will to yours and serve your…

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