Readers

A number of parishioners have been appointed as Readers who assist at Mass during the Liturgy of the Word. They also lead services of Morning or Evening Prayer and assist an Extraordinary Minister of Holy Communion in the absence of a priest. If you are interested in...

Parish library

The Parish Centre houses a small reference library of religious books and other publications. Members of the parish may make use of these when the Centre is open. Anyone borrowing publications from the library must ensure that a written record of such a loan is passed...

Parish history

A history of our parish has been recorded in The First Hundred Years, written by Major Pat de Vere Patey to mark the centenary of the re-establishment of the Catholic Church in Stowmarket. Copies will be found in the church porch, or may be obtained from the office,...

Organists and choirs

At Stowmarket a small choir normally meets at 7.30 pm on Wednesdays at Our Lady’s to plan and practice the music for Sunday’s liturgy; newcomers (singers and instrumentalists of any standard) are very welcome indeed. Please contact Father Simon or see Toni...