WELCOME TO ST MARY’S BRIDGEND

We believe that Christianity is a relationship –
something that touches the mind and the heart. Why not come and visit us?

Mass Times

 

Saturday – Vigil Mass 6.00pm
Sunday –   11.00am & 6.00pm
Mass with children’s liturgy 11.00am  on Sunday

For Mass times for this week please click on the links below:

Please note that Mass on Monday 16th April has been cancelled.

Sacrament of Reconciliation Saturday 10.30am-11.00am or on request

Latest news

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Newsletter

Find out all the latest news and events that are going on in St Mary’s by reading our Newsletter.  If you have any events or news you would like included in the next issue, please email secretarystmarysbridgend@rcadc.org by end of Wednesday.

Catholic Bible School

Please click on the link for Spring 2018 Dates for your Diary

Catholic Singles

Catholic Singles is an organisation which helps single Catholics of all ages (over 18 years) meet other single Catholics, either one to one or through social events. For further information visit: www.catholicsingles.org.uk

First Holy Communion

As they continue their journey of faith with the support of their families and the parish community, please keep the children who have recently celebrated their first holy communion in your prayers.

The children will be taking a leading part in our Corpus Christi celebrations. 

On Sunday 3rd June at 3.00 p.m. all the parishes in our Deanery will come together to give thanks for the wonderful gift of the Body and Blood of Christ, our Saviour.

Thanks to the catechists and all the other helpers behind the scenes who made the celebration run so smoothly.

 Special thanks to Mr Gerry Devine who is taking a step back after 23 years of faithful service.

Children don’t forget to pick up your footprints after Mass!

Confirmation 2018

The next preparation day will be held on Saturday 9th June from 10.00am to 2.00pm.

At 1.30pm sponsors will need to be present for a run through of the sacrament/ practice.

Candidates wishing  to be confirmed MUST have attended both preparation days.

St Mary’s Catholic Church

Our Church building is a real focal point on Ewenny Road.  The round tower, built from the Ewenny stone of the original church, with the cross, made locally at Merthyr Mawr, illuminated at night, is a fine symbol of our Catholic Faith.

The fine artwork in our church and the offering of the Mass and other Sacraments, the quiet prayer as people call into the church to pray before the Blessed Sacrament and the enjoyable gatherings and meetings in our parish hall, all remind us of the joy, beauty and liveliness of our faith.

Of course, we are the living stones of the Church.  St Mary’s is not just a building, a meeting place, a hall or community centre.  It is where we come together and where we encounter the living God and worship Him and share our faith with others.  It is a consecrated and holy place.  At its centre are the Tabernacle and altar, where we encounter the Living Presence of Jesus Christ. All are welcome – it is He who welcomes us and calls us to welcome others.

The parish supplies a chaplaincy at the Princess of Wales Hospital, it is important that if you have a family member or a friend admitted that would like to see the Chaplain please inform Father Tim McGrath on 01656 652034

contact us.

There is a long history of Catholicism around the Bridgend area.

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