St. Vincent de Paul
RC Church
Norden, Rochdale

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Rosary Leaflet including Pope Francis’s Prayers

Way of Light Leaflet

Caritas Salford Beacon New Issue

FAIR TRADE The new Traidcraft Summer Catalogue is available for browsing online here.

Diocese of Salford Website with links to additional resources at this time.

24th March was the 40th Anniversary of St Oscar Romero in El Salvador

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Readings and the Order of Mass

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Does any of the following apply to you?
Are you New to the Parish?
Do you know someone, who is sick or in Hospital?
Would you like a visit?
Do you think the Parish may be able to help you?
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If so, please speak to Fr. Manock

Alternatively, try our Parish Groups page for information.

At all Sunday Masses we have Welcomers to greet and offer Hymn books, Newsletter or Mass Leaflet. They are also available to answer pertinent questions or help in whatever way possible

Stay with us Lord JPG

St. Vincent de Paul Church,
Caldershaw Rd.,
Rochdale OL12 7QL
Tel : 01706 645361 

We are all being asked to “STAY AT HOME—PRAY AT HOME” until we can gather together again. This is especially im-portant in this Holy Week—the most im-portant week in the Church’s year! We probably all have our memories of taking part in the special ceremonies of Holy Week, especially on Maundy Thursday,

Good Friday and the Great Vigil of Easter of Holy Saturday night—this year will be very different. I will be celebrating these services on my own in Church, but Pope Francis and our Bishops have asked that everyone knows when I am celebrating, so that you can think of the liturgies taking place and join with them spiritually.
My timetable is therefore:

Maundy Thurs-day: I will celebrate the Evening Mass of the Lord’s Supper at 6.30 p.m.
On Good Friday the Commemoration of the Lord’s Passion will be at 3.00 p.m. and
on Holy Saturday the Easter Vigil will be at 8.00 p.m.
I will record each service (as usual!), and depending on technical up or downs each service should be on the YouTube channel an hour or so after it finishes. Please note that there will be plenty of live-streamed liturgies (including the Holy

Please note that from tonight 23rd of March, the Church will be closed
Resources will be made available for parishioners to stay in touch and continue to pray and worship at home.

Please pray for each other, and especially those who are ill or afraid.
If you require help please do not hesitate to telephone
Father James on 01706 645361


Father’s) available for you to watch.


    USUAL MASS TIMES (Please check the Newsletter for variations.

    Monday : 9.30am Word and Communion

    Tuesday to Friday : 9.30am preceded by Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament from 8.30am.

    Saturday : 12 noon and 6.30pm (vigil).

    Sunday : 9.00am and 11.00am.

    Holydays of Obligation : 6.30pm (vigil) and 9.30am.

    Bank Holidays : 11.00am.

    Other Mass times in the Diocese, just click here for the Diocesan Churches Map.

    Why not join us for coffee after Mass in the Parish Centre on Wednesdays and Sundays?

Confessions : Saturday  5.45pm  - See Newsletter
                       (or at any reasonable time upon request).

Stations of the Cross During Lent: Friday 6.30 pm please check the Newsletter.

Marriage : It is a rule of Salford Diocese that 6 months notice is required.

Baptism : By appointment.

Sacramental Programme : Ideally, this involves a close partnership between the Parish, the home and St. Vincents School - but if your child does not attend a Catholic school, please contact us and we will do all we can to prevent them from missing out on any part of the Programme. We try to have the latest information on the News and Events page.