Here is a little book of Advent Prayers, to provide some inspiration for you in this holy season of expectation.
“Bring a Friend to Church”: Sunday, 3 December Writer Israel Steinmetz made a simple, yet important point. “You know what’s awkward? Going to a new church. You know what’s worse? Going to a new church when you’re not already friends … Continue reading
Fr David preached a series of interlinked homilies for the Paschal Triduum this year. You can read them here.
There are many ways you can deepen your faith at SMM. Why not try one of these in 2017? Attend Mass during the week, in the morning or evening, a quiet time of intimacy with God Get involved in our Community … Continue reading
On Thursday, 29 September 2016, we celebrated the Feast of St Michael & All Angels at SMM with a Procession & Solemn Mass, followed by a pot-luck supper, as is our custom on such occasions. On this particular occasion, however, … Continue reading
The great Week of Weeks is upon us! Here is a quick look at what we’re up to at SMM. We have a very full schedule during Holy Week – 22 services from Palm Sunday to Easter Day (not counting the … Continue reading
For a large portion of the year we are in Ordinary Time, which means that the liturgical colour is green. The means that our green vestments get a lot of use. Inevitably, they wear out. Ours were becoming very threadbare, … Continue reading
A Quiet Day for Corpus Christi at the Church of St Mary Magdalene In preparation for the Solemnity of Corpus Christi, join us for a day of prayer and contemplation as we meditate on the gift of the Eucharist … Continue reading
Behold what you are; become what you receive. In Lent, at St Mary Magdalene’s, we use this phrase at communion, as an exhortation to the congregation before the bread and wine are distributed. An adaptation of a phrase from a … Continue reading
HOLY WEEK & EASTER DAY AT ST MARY MAGDALENE’S Holy Week is a time of intense activity at St Mary Magdalene’s. Over the course of eight days we will celebrate twenty-two (twenty-two!) liturgies. Below, we provide a Schedule of Services, … Continue reading