The Archdiocese of Birmingham - The Parish of the Immaculate Conception

Telephone: 01869 253277

Catholic Parishes of the Immaculate Conception, Bicester, and Holy Trinity, Hethe.

Archdiocese of Birmingham.

Dear Parishioners

All public Masses as well as Sacraments and sacramental preparations, parish meetings, groups and events, have been suspended until further notice.

 Masses will be celebrated without a public congregation behind locked doors in church on

 Weekdays at 9.30 am and Sunday at 11.00 am.

These Masses can be viewed Livestream on our YouTube channel by clicking the following link (please subscribe whilst there if you haven't already):

https://youtu.be/3939Yp_Nw3M

Todays mass recordings can be viewed also:
9.30am - https://youtu.be/iq50bOzPHNc
11.00am - https://youtu.be/3939Yp_Nw3M

We will endeavour to keep you informed via our website with any details of rearrangements to reschedule meeting and events.

Keeping you all in our prayers.

     May God be with us today and always.

Canon John & Fr. Robert

Parish Helpers
If anyone is willing to join a What’s App group to help our elderly and more vulnerable parishioners in these unprecedented times with doorstep deliveries of essential items or ‘Phone For a Chat’ calls, then please email the parish office with your mobile number.

If you are in need of assistance ,please ring this number 07387 281 861 and leave a message and we will try our best to assist.
Keep well and safe.

PLEASE NOTE ALL THE SACRAMENTS AND PREPARATIONS BELOW HAVE BEEN SUSPENDED

First Reconciliation Enrolment and sessions and First Reconciliation on 17th June.

All  1st Holy Communion Masses due to take place in May are suspended. A date will be arranged for later in the year.

All Baptisms in April, May and June.

Baptism course 25th April  - cancelled.

Adult Baptism and Confirmations at Easter.

In these unprecedented time it is difficult to predict when we will be able to commence rearranging dates for the above, but will endeavour to do our best to get information to you as soon as we are able to.

Other information :

Mass intentions that have already been requested will be offered as arranged.
Any further mass intentions can be emailed to admin@immaculate-conception.org.uk

A simple bulletin will be issued. Copies will be available at the back of church and on our website.

No confessions are currently taking place unless in a real emergency. Please ring Canon John.

Sacrament of the sick – in an emergency please contact Canon John on 01869 253 277.

Unless we are in lock down situation, the piety shop will be open weekdays from 12.00 noon-12.30 pm for anyone wishing to purchase religious literature to help them during these difficult times.

Please check this website as things progress for details.

God Bless you and your families during this time.

Canon John
 

 

Coronavirus (COVID-19): Latest information and advice from Her Majesty's Government.

A letter from the President and Vice-President on behalf of all the Bishops of the Conference

Liturgical Advice for the Bishops of England and Wales

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