Masses, services and reflections for Fourth Week of Lent

Sunday 31 March – Saturday 6 April

Sunday 31 March
Fourth Sunday of Lent
 
Metropolitan Cathedral of Christ the King
Masses at 8.30 am (Blessed Sacrament Chapel), 10.00 am (Family Mass – Crypt), 11.00 am (Solemn Mass – Cathedral), 7.00 pm (Crypt).
3.00 pm   Choral Evening Prayer
 
Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament.  2.00 pm – 4.00 pm at St Joseph’s, Bury Lane, Withnell, Chorley, PR6 8SD.
 
Evening Prayer and Benediction.  3.30 pm at St Joseph’s, Saxon Road, Birkdale, PR8 2AY.
 
Holy Hour and Stations of the Cross.  4.00 pm at Holy Family, Lily Lane, Platt Bridge, Wigan, WN2 5LL.
 
Stations of the Cross.  4.00 pm at St Mary’s, Church Road, Woolton, L25 5JF.
 
Evening Prayer followed by Benediction.  4.30 pm at St Mary’s, Mount Pleasant, Chorley, PR7 2SR.
 
Holy Hour.  7.00 pm to 8.00 pm at Holy Family, Hall Lane, Cronton, Widnes, WA8 5DP.
 
Monday 1 April

Lenten Holy Hour.  12.00 noon at St Bartholomew’s, Warrington Road, Rainhill, L35 6NY.
 
Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament.  2.00 pm at St Marie’s, Almond Brook Road, Standish, WN6 0TB.
 
‘The Mystery of Everything.’  A lent course based on the film ‘The Theory of Everything’.  4.30 pm – 5.30 pm at the FCJ House, 53a Cranbourne Road, Wavertree, L15 2HY.  Details: Email: lynnefcj@hotmail.com or Tel: 0151 733 5475.
 
Lenten Reflection and Discussion.  7.30 pm at St Marie’s Hall, Almond Brook Road, Standish, WN6 0TB.
 
Tuesday 2 April

Morning Prayer followed by Adoration, concluding with Mass at 12.00 noon.  9.30 am at St Mary’s, Mount Pleasant, Chorley, PR7 2SR.
 
Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament.  10.00 am to 10.00 pm at Holy Family, Hall Lane, Cronton, Widnes, WA8 5DP.
 
‘Walking in the footsteps of the Saints.’  Reflections on practical ways to deepen our spiritual life.  ‘St Ignatius of Loyola.’  Speaker: Father Denis Blackledge SJ.  6.00 pm Exposition in the Blessed Sacrament Chapel of the Metropolitan Cathedral of Christ the King.  Talk begins at 7.00 pm in the Gibberd Room.
 
Lenten Holy Hour.  7.00 pm at St Mary, Queen of Apostles, Maryvale, Skelmersdale, WN8 6DY.
 
‘Broken’  Reflection on our community in light of the television drama.  7.00 pm at Our Lady’s, Portico Lane, Portico, Prescot, L34 2 QT.
 
Stations of the Cross.  7.30 pm in St Alban’s, Bewsey Street, Warrington, WA2 7JQ.
 
Lenten Book Club.  Discussion and reflection on ‘Reconciliation’ by Muthuraj Swamy.  7:30 pm at St Margaret Mary, Pilch Lane, Liverpool, L14 0JG.
 
Wednesday 3 April

Lenten Early Morning Mass. 7.00 am at St Bartholomew’s, Warrington Road, Rainhill, L35 6NY.
 
‘Songs we Remember.’  Singing and enjoyment for anyone who likes to sing but particularly geared towards those living with dementia and their carers.  2.00 pm to 3.30 pm at St Thomas of Canterbury Parish Hall, Great Georges Road, Waterloo, L22 1RD.  Details: Irenaeus  Tel: 0151 949 1199.  Email: m.knight@rcaol.co.uk
 
From now on: a Lent course on Hope and Redemption in the film ‘The Greatest Showman’.  6.30 pm at the FCJ House, 53a Cranbourne Road, Wavertree, L15 2HY.  Details: Email: lynnefcj@hotmail.com or Tel: 0151 733 5475.
 
Churches Together in Crosby Lenten Reflection.  7.00 pm at St Helen's church, Alexandra Road, Crosby, L23 7TQ.
 
Stations of the Cross.  7.30 pm at St Bartholomew’s, Warrington Road, Rainhill, L35 6NY.
 
‘Caring for our Common Home.’  Lenten discussion.  7.30 pm at St Joseph’s, Meeting Lane, Penketh, WA5 2BB.
 
Thursday 4 April

Early Morning Lenten Mass.  6.30 am in St Alban’s, Bewsey Street, Warrington, WA2 7JQ.
 
Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament.  7.00 am to 10.00 pm at St Leo, Lickers Lane, Whiston, L35 3PN.
 
Mass followed by Stations of the Cross.  9.15 am at St Bernadette’s, Wigan Road, Shevington, WN6 8AP.
 
Stations of the Cross.  9.50 am at St Patrick’s, Marshside Road, Southport, PR9 9TJ.
 
Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament.  2.00 pm at St Bernadette’s, Wigan Road, Shevington, WN6 8AP.
 
Stations of the Cross.  6.30 pm at St Marie’s, Almond Brook Road, Standish, WN6 0TB.
 
Stations of the Cross led by parish groups.  7:00 pm at St Margaret Mary, Pilch Lane, Liverpool, L14 0JG.
 
Stations of the Cross.  7.00 pm at St Catherine Laboure, Stanifield Lane, Farington, Leyland, PR25 4QG.
 
Scripture Study Group ‘The Great Adventure’ by Jeff Cavins.  7.30 pm at St Leo, Lickers Lane, Whiston, L35 3PN.
 
Stations of the Cross.  7.30 pm at St Oswald’s, Padgate Lane, Warrington, WA1 3LB.
 
Friday 5 April to Sunday 7 April

‘Bread Blessed and Broken.’  Silent Lenten Retreat led by Sister Moira Meeghan at lrenaeus, 32 Great Georges Road, Waterloo, L22 1RD.  Details Tel: 0151 949 1199.  Email: jenny@irenaeus.co.uk  Website: www.irenaeus.co.uk
 
Friday 5 April
 
Early Morning Lenten Mass.  7.00 am at St Mary’s, Church Road, Woolton, Liverpool, L25 5JF.
 
Stations of the Cross.  9.30 am at St Joseph’s, Saxon Road, Birkdale, PR8 2AY.
 
Morning Prayer followed by Adoration, concluding with Mass at 12.00 noon.  9.30 am at St Mary’s, Mount Pleasant, Chorley, PR7 2SR.
 
Stations of the Cross.  11.45 am at St Benedict’s, Rhodes Street, Warrington, WA2 7QE.
 
‘Caring for our Common Home.’  Lenten discussion following the 12.15 pm Mass at St Benedict’s, Rhodes Street, Warrington, WA2 7QE.
 
Ecumenical Lenten Poverty Lunch.  12.30 pm at St Bartholomew’s, Warrington Road, Rainhill, L35 6NY.
 
Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament and Benediction.  6.00 pm at St Mary’s, Church Road, Woolton, Liverpool, L25 5JF, concluding with Night Prayer at 8.30 pm.
Stations of the Cross.  7.00 pm at Holy Family, Hall Lane, Cronton, Widnes, WA8 5DP.
 
Stations of the Cross.  7.00 pm before Evening Mass at Sacred Heart, Brooke Street, Chorley, PR6 0NG.
 
Stations of the Cross.  7.00 pm at St Anthony of Padua, Queens Drive, Mossley Hill, L18 8AY.
 
Family Stations of the Cross.  7.00 pm at St Bede, Preston Road, Clayton-le-Woods, Chorley, PR6 0NG.
 
Stations of the Cross.  7.00 pm at St Leo, Lickers Lane, Whiston, L35 3PN.
 
Stations of the Cross.  7.00 pm at St Mary, Queen of Apostles, Maryvale, Skelmersdale, WN8 6DY.
 
Mass with Stations of the Cross.  7.00 pm at St Luke the Evangelist, Shaw Lane, Whiston, L35 5AT.
 
Evening Prayer followed by Stations of the Cross.  7.00 pm at St Mary’s, Mount Pleasant, Chorley, PR7 2SR.
 
Stations of the Cross.  7.00 pm at St Oswald and St Edmund Arrowsmith, Liverpool Road, Ashton-in-Makerfield, WN4 9NP.
 
Saturday 6 April

Journey to Holy Week and Easter, organised by Pax Christi.  10.00-4.00 pm at the Cenacle Retreat House, Tithebarn Grove, Lance Lane, Liverpool, L15 6TW.  Discussion and reflection following a showing of the award-winning film: 'Of Gods and Men.'  Suggested Offering £10 (subsidies available).  Please bring food for a shared lunch.  Bookings: Jan Harper Tel: 0774 6919915  Email: janharper1@yahoo.co.uk
 
Stations of the Cross.  12.35 pm at St Marie on the Sands, Seabank Road, Southport, PR9 0EJ.