St Annes Catholic Church BUXTON
Tel 01298 23777

EUCHARIST CELEBRATIONS (normally) - - - Saturday 7.00pm, - - - Sunday 10.00am - - - Polish Community Saturday 5.00pm - - - WEEKDAY MASSES Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays at 10.00am

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13th August, 2017

SATURDAY _  5.00 p.m. Our Polish Community
  7.00 p.m. First Eucharist of Sunday – Esther Murphy 

SUNDAY(13th) 10.00 a.m. Ian Magno - RIP
 2.00 p.m. Lourdes in a Day at Glossop Church (see below) 
OFFERTORY   5th/6th August – £706.98p - Many, many thanks.
MONDAY  7.30 p.m. Mass – to celebrate the Feast of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary

TUESDAY _ 10.00 a.m. Mass – to celebrate the Feast of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary  Celebrations by Father Dolan

SATURDAY  2.00 p.m. Wedding – Steven Armitt & Danielle
  5.00 p.m. Our Polish Community
  7.00 p.m. First Eucharist of Sunday – People of the Parish

SUNDAY(20th August) 10.00 a.m. Elsie Condon – RIP
12.00 noon Christening -  Laura Skelton’s baby.
John O’Connell, Eileen Platts, Edna Hilton, Christine Hassett, John Duffy, Peter and Winifred Coultas, Donald Bradley, Mercedes Woodruffe, Evelyn Doyle, Donna Joule, Phoebe Williams, Walter Motowyeczyk, Angela Sexton, Anne Turbott, Christine Boddington, Esther Murphy, David Revell, Patrick, Jack and Josie Wheatley, George Taylor, Alison Darby, Bridget Walker, Sue Deaville and Sue Hardman’s Granddaughter baby Madeleine, now home from hospital.
LOURDES IN A DAY  There is a special event at St Mary’s Church, Glossop on Sunday, August 13th beginning with Mass at 2pm and followed by a Blessed Sacrament Procession at 4pm and Torchlight Procession at 6pm.  All welcome.  See Poster.
DIOCESAN EVENT  - Busy Times, Busy People – Diocesan Day with Bishop Patrick exploring Scripture in our Daily Lives at Grace Dieu Manor School, Leicestershire on Saturday 4th November organised by Adult Formation.  Save the Date. 
CHURCHES TOGETHER IN BUXTON  - From Buxton to Bake Off : An Afternoon With Martha Collinson.  At the Devonshire Dome on October 18th at 2pm.  Tickets now available from Chapter and Verse Christian Book Shop and The Source Cafe.  Tickets £5.  Your ticket entitles you, if you wish, to enter a cake on the theme of “Autumn”.  

WEDNESDAY LUNCHEON CLUB  Buxton Methodist Church currently has vacancies for people over 70 years of age who live alone and are looking to make new friends whilst enjoying delicious home cooked lunches.  The luncheon club is now in its 10th year and a warm welcome awaits new members.  It is every Wednesday from 10.30 a.m. in the Main Hall, costs only £4 and includes a two-course lunch, coffee and tea.  If you would like more information contact Christine Francis on Buxton 22987. 
OUR LADYS ROSARY GROUP Invitation to join  the Annual Rosary Rally to be held in the beautiful setting of Mount St Bernard Abbey, Leicestershire on Sunday, 27th August at 2pm. 
See the Poster at the back of Church for more information.
FATHER GERRY ON HOLIDAY  I will be away until Friday, August 18th.  Fr Anthony Dolan will preside at Mass. There will be a Wednesday 10.00 a.m. Service of the Word and Holy Communion during these weeks led by our Eucharistic Ministers.  Our thanks to them!

IF YOU ARE IN URGENT NEED OF A PRIEST WHILE FATHER GERRY IS ON HOLIDAY  Contact Fr Kevin Gradwell, St John Fisher and St Thomas More Church, 2 Hoderns Road, Chapel-en-le-Frith SK23 9ST.  Tel 01298 813491.


The History of St Annes Roman Catholic Church, Terrace Road, BUXTON
St Annes Parish Priests

From 1837 Mass was celebrated in Buxton by visiting priests each week. A Father O'Farrell was named from 1848, but it was only in 1850 that the first resident priest was appointed.

Father Edward McGreevy 1850 - 1863 (ob. 22 June 1863)
Father William Margison 1863 - 1871
Father Michael O'Driscoll 1871 - 1873
Vacant 1873 - 1875
Father Joseph Reddington 1875
Father John Power 1875 - 1885
Canon John Theodore Hoeben 1885 - 1899 (ob. 11 Aug 1900)
Father Frederick Kind 1900 - 1927 (ob. 31 Mar 1927)
Father Luke A Prendergast 1928 - 1937 (ob. 29 Sept 1937)
Canon Arthur J Bird 1937 - 1941
Father John Toomey 1941 - 1942 (ob. 1 Feb 1942)
Canon Alfred Baldwin 1942 - 1956
Father Philip Morris 1956 - 1957
Father J Paul Klee 1957 - 1959
Father William McEnery 1959 - 1960
Canon David Ryan 1960 - 1967
Father Bernard Doran 1967 (probably only priest in charge)
Father Gerald Collins 1967 - 1971
Father Joseph Duggan 1971 - 1977
Father Andrew Murdoch 1977 - 1978
Father Paul Cullen 1978 - 1987
Father Dennis Higgins 1987 - 2017
Father Gerry Murphy 2017 - present

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