News Archive

Tuesday 7 December 2021

Here is the scroll of every man’s name.

1A344A3E-AFDB-4740-915A-CB41E8ACAC16Three new members were admitted to the Brothers of the Little Oratory on Sunday.

Monday 6 December 2021

Uttering such dulcet and harmonious breath

D060429B-0341-4368-B336-274A363DC8F8Our 10.30am Mass choir sang carols yesterday in the Shambles Market.

Sunday 5 December 2021

What's the news with thee?

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Saturday 4 December 2021

Have I thought long to see this morning’s face, And doth it give me such a sight as this?

All the cool cats come to the Rorate Mass:


Watch a video of the Gloria here: IMG_0201



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Friday 3 December 2021

Thus have I, Wall, my part discharged so

Redecoration has begun on the downstairs meeting room at More House:

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Thursday 2 December 2021

Mass intentions for the week beginning, Saturday, 4th December

IMG_2957Please click here for a list of Mass intentions for the week beginning, Saturday, 4th December.

Thursday 2 December 2021

Jephthah - An Irresponsible Father


Jephthah is filled with the Spirit of the Lord, but he makes a rash vow and his daughter pays the price. Meanwhile, the Ephraimites are cross not to be picked for the team and a bloody civil war ensues, with dire consequences for anyone speaking with a northern accent.

Hear all about it in the last of this year's Talking Heads, by clicking here.

Wednesday 1 December 2021

In Defence of Life


Members of the York Society for the Protection of Unborn Children raise awareness of Life issues in the porch of our church.

Tuesday 30 November 2021

A Day Out at Home

The Brothers of the Little Oratory were planning a pre-St Andrew's Day jaunt to Edinburgh on Saturday but were thwarted by Storm Arwen. Instead they spent the day prayerfully, usefully, and enjoyably, in York. In the evening they came for dinner at the Oratory and Fr Richard cooked an exotic dish from over the Pennines: Lancashire hotpot. IMG_2965 IMG_2971 IMG_2973

Monday 29 November 2021

The Church's Year begins

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Advent began seasonably, with a light dusting of snow. IMG_2981

There was plenty of cake to warm us in the Upper Room:
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