OUR LATEST NEWSCatch up with all the news and events from the Oratory in Formation and the Sacred Heart Parish. Here you will find all of our latest news items together with pictures of our latest activities.
4 Jun 2020
The Oratory website is gaining lots of visitors, and viewers of our live-stream Masses and daily devotions have risen considerably: January 8,601, February 9,265, March 39,124, April (including Holy Week & Easter) 63,512, May 48,679. Our viewers are remembered in...
30 May 2020
The June 2020 edition of the monthly Oratory Newsletter is now available to download or view.
30 May 2020
Online Interactive Study DayThe Academy of the Annunciation is offering new online interactive Study Days and Evenings, as well as eight 90 minute "Tasters" throughout June. Registration is open for the following June Study Days / Evenings and 90 minute "Tasters"....
23 May 2020
We’re ready to reopen the Oratory Church just as soon as the Government and Catholic Bishops give the go-ahead. The whole floor is marked out for safe-distancing, and alternate benches are already taped off for the same purpose.
14 May 2020
St Philip Neri’s Feast Day is 26th May, so his Novena begins on Sunday 17th at 6pm Benediction.
1 May 2020
The radiance of the risen Lord shines upon us. At a time when so many shadows are cast into our lives, and upon our world, the light of the resurrection shines forever to renew and restore our hope.
25 Apr 2020
The Academy of the Annunciation is offering online interactive Eastertide Evenings, every Tuesday and Thursday beginning on Tuesday 28th April and continuing until 4th June.
13 Apr 2020
During the lockdown of 2020, Masses were streamed live from the Oratory but with no congregation.
With thanks to Br Fransisco for taking wonderful photographs over the Easter Triduum, we have been able to compile a photo gallery the church in its full glory.
4 Apr 2020
The government has issued new guidance as of 23rd March, which requires all places of worship to close temporarily. However, we continue to Live Stream all our Masses and other celebrations.
24 Mar 2020
In preparation for Holy Week & Easter, examine St John’s rich theology of Baptism and the graces received in this awe-inspiring Sacrament of Salvation. Enjoy the Study Day from your own home, experience lectures & discussion in HD, and get to know fellow disciples through interactive real-time participation.