News

Where Can I Put My Flowers

Visitors from around the archdiocese gathered on wednesday 15th April in St Chads Cathedral, Birmingham to launch this years annual Flower Festival, and to organise the special places in the Cathedral for their displays. Churches and schools from many denominations … Read more >

Posted in News
Where Can I Put My Flowers

Easter Sunday, 5 April 2015

On Easter Sunday morning Archbishop Bernard celebrated Mass at St Mary’s Seminary, Oscott. Recapping on the recent Triduum liturgy the Archbishop brought us in to this Easter morning reminding us that the light has dawned and that ‘Christ is the … Read more >

Posted in News
John%20and%20Peter%201000p

Easter Vigil, 4 April 2015

In his homily at the Easter Vigil Mass at St Chad’s cathedral Archbishop Bernard Longley began by showing how through the readings from the Old Testament [read at the Vigil] we have accompanied the Jewish people in their longing for … Read more >

Posted in News

Good Friday, 3 April 2015

In his Good Friday homily Archbishop Patrick Kelly invited us to come with him to  Jerusalem 2000 years ago to Behold the Man, the I Am, who is the same yesterday, today and forever. He is the One who through … Read more >

Posted in News
Good Friday 2015

Holy Thursday, 2 April 2015

Holy Thursday Mass at the Cathedral of St Chad was a welcoming one and an occasion that set the tone for this first day of the Triduum. Fr David Oakley, Rector of Oscott College, inspired us, ‘to search out our … Read more >

Posted in News
Holy Thursday 2015

Chrism Mass, 1 April 2015

St Chad’s Cathedral was packed on Wednesday of Holy Week for the Chrism Mass which was celebrated in the presence of more than two hundred priests from across the archdiocese.  The Most Reverend Bernard Longley, the Archbishop of Birmingham, was … Read more >

Posted in News
2015-03-31 12.43.41-1