My Dear Parishioners, I am delighted to inform you that our Secretary Kathleen Jones is to become Mayor of Gosport on the 15th May 2019. The ceremony will be held at the Thorngate Halls, Gosport at 11am.
Also, because Gosport and Royanne France have been Twinning for 60 years this year is to be a great celebration which will include the Mayor’s Civic church Service at St. Mary’s Church, High Street Gosport on the following Sunday the 20th May at 11am. There will be a procession from the Town Hall to the church with all the dignitaries and the Friars and Nuns of St. Mary’s and St. Columba’s will carry the statue of Our Lady as a witness to Kathleen’s faith.
Please keep her in your prayers for this important year that she will be guided by the Holy Spirit in her new ministry and all people will continue to see Jesus at work in her. I’m so grateful, that because all these honours She did not resigned from Her role of being our Parish Secretary, because Her dedication, support and enthusiasm with which She is doing Her work here will be not easy to replace. Thank You Kathleen, we are proud of You!