The Church of St Francis of Assisi
We would love for you to come and celebrate mass with us. We celebrate mass every day, with holy communion.
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The Church of St Francis of Assisi, and St Mary's Convent have a long and fascinating history, that we would love to share with you.
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Your Parish Priest is here for you, for when you need him most. No matter what is worrying you, feel free to get in touch.
Email Rev. Fr. Gerard Kelly >
- 0793 Michael McElroy, Billesley, Birmingham (Agent J Hamill (St Annes))
- 1217 Shirley & Jackie Walker, East Meadway, (Agent B McDwyer)
- 1965 Alan Hind, Spring Hill, Birmingham (Agent Dick Davis)
- 0840 Tom McGuinness, Wolverhampton (Agent Bdette Connell)
- 0634 Andrew Stafford, Hall Green, Birmingham (Agent John McCaul)
- 0255 Len & Jan Jay, Shirley, Birmingham (Agent June Doherty)
- 0044 Margaret Gallagher, Selly Park (Agent M Gallagher)
- 0370 Michael Hands, Great Barr, B’ham (Agent J Heavin)
- 1072 Patricia Kirwan, Co Tipperary (Agent P Ryan)
- 1744 Bernard Fullerton, Kingstanding (Agent P Fullerton)
Mass Times, Intentions and Upcoming Parish Events for the Coming Week.
We ask your prayers for those that are sick, those that have recently passed - their families, friends and loved ones.
Thank you for your kind offerings last week to the maintenance and repair of the Church, which amounted to £310.69.
We ask for your prayers for the late deceased, and our thoughts are with their family, friends and loved ones.
Eternal rest grant unto them, O Lord. And let the perpetual light shine upon them. And may the souls of all the faithful departed, through the mercy of God, rest in peace. Amen.
Thank you for your kind offerings last week to the maintenance and repair of the Church, which amounted to £128.46.
- 1117 - Carmel Biddle, Stirchley (*Agent: Fr P Joyce*)
- 1573 - John Concannon, Great Barr (*Agent: Kieran McInerney*)
The St Francis Centre
The St Francis Centre has long been a pillar of the Parish and the local community - and we are working hard to improve our offering.
Our events diary is filling up fast with new and exciting talent and entertainment. Stay up to date with the latest events here.
On 11 December 2015, we launched the hugely popular Car-a-Month Draw, to win a brand new car and cash prizes every month!
Buy your tickets now >
WE ARE DELIGHTED TO ANNOUNCE THAT THE FABULOUS MICK FLAVIN SHOWBAND WILL BE APPEARING AT ST FRANCIS CENTRE ON FRIDAY 11 NOVEMBER 2016 SUPPORTED BY LITTLE JIMMY.
TICKETS ARE ON SALE NOW AT £10 OR PAY ON THE DOOR
3,4,19 & 22
5 Winners on 3 numbers each receive £50
1. K D Joseph (K Donoghue – St Augustine’s)2. M Anderson (F Burke – St Augustine’s)3. BK (Carole)4. N Romney (The Abbey)5. J Gallagher (The Abbey)
7, 13, 22 and 24
1. Cork *(Marie Walsh)*2. K Carey (M Delaney)3. Vince McGirr (Vince McGirr)4. Mick and Dick (M Kenny (St Teresa's))5. M Kenny (M Kenny (St Teresa's))6. May Kelly (F Kelly (St Augustine's))
10, 13, 18 and 23
7 Winners each receive £361. MMT (The Abbey)2. PKJ (P Joyce SS Mary & Johns)3. P Joyce (P Joyce SS Mary & Johns)4. Y Lafite (The Abbey)5. Mary Lawlor (The Abbey)6. John Patten (The Abbey)7. M Kenny (M Kenny, St Teresa’s)
2, 7, 9 and 22
4 Winners each receive £63
1. Dave Cox – (T Hynes)2. M Kenny – (M Kenny – St Teresa’s)3. May Kelly – (F Kelly - St Augustine’s)4. Lynn – (D Norris – St Teresa’s)
2, 3, 8 and 16
7 Winners each receive £36
1. Geraldine McCann – (The Abbey)
2. BK – (Carole)
3. Liam – (B McGrade)
4. Matt Conroy – (The Abbey)
5. Rose Kenny – (M Kenny – St Teresa’s)
6. William Irwin – (Delia Irwin- St Augustine’s)
7. Liz Dempsey – (J Dempsey – St Augustine’s)