In asking to have your child baptised, parents are accepting the responsibility of bringing their child up in the Catholic faith and to keep God’s commandments as Christ taught us, by loving God and our neighbour.
To book a baptism, please see Fr Nathaniel or email firstname.lastname@example.org
The programme for 2021 is currently underway.
Registration for First Holy Communion usually commences at the beginning of the school year (September) for children in school Year 3 or above. Please see our newsletter or check back on the website for information on 2022 registrations.
Confession and the Sacrament of Reconciliation is available on request. Please contact Fr Nathaniel on 01753 267918 or email email@example.com to arrange a suitable time.
If you are in Year 8 and above, and interested in joining the Confirmation Programme, please contact the Parish Office. Details of the 2021 Programme will be made in due course.
St Anthony's Church is set amongst spacious grounds and beautiful gardens. It is easily accessible and we have ample parking for your guests. This makes it a popular venue for weddings, as well as a garden reception. For further information, please contact the Parish Office and we will be delighted to help you plan your special day.
Are curious about what is involved in becoming a Catholic? Perhaps you come to Mass with your family but never been invited to take the next step. Or maybe you know a Catholic who has impressed you by their life of faith. Whatever the reason, we invite you to you join our RCIA (Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults) group where you can find out more about becoming a Catholic. Click on the link below to register your interest.
The Sacrament of the Sick is no longer known as 'The Last Rites', and the annointing now emphasises God's power to heal. It is offered regularly to those who have a lengthy illness.
Please contact the Parish Office if you wish Fr Nathaniel to administer this.
To arrange a funeral, please contact the Parish Office on 01753 267918 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you wish to have a Mass offered for someone please contact the Parish Office, place a note it in the offertory basket, or hand it to Fr Nathaniel after Sunday Mass together with any donation you wish to make. Please also let us know whether the Mass is for the dead, or for a special intention.
We will endeavour to have any Mass said on the requested date, but cannot guarantee this.