“Start by doing what’s necessary; then do what’s possible, and suddenly you are doing the impossible.” – St. Francis of Assisi, founded the Franciscan Order, patron saint of animals and the environment (1181-1286).

Welcome to our  Coventry Deanery Website. On this site you will find contact details and links to websites, where they exist, for all the Catholic Parishes in the Deanery, together with Mass Times and  details of our Catholic Schools. Our website brings together the resources of the Coventry Catholic Deanery and provides information about Deanery wide activity.  Coventry  is one of eighteen  deaneries which make up the Catholic Archdiocese of Birmingham. The Coventry Deanery has the following parishes: All Souls,  Christ the King and Our Lady of Lourdes with St Augustine’s, Corpus Christi with St Anne’s, Holy Family, Our Lady of the Assumption, Sacred Heart, St Elizabeth, St John Fisher, St John Vianney, St Joseph the Worker, St Mary and St Benedict, St Osburg’s, St Patrick, St Thomas More.  Canon Tom Farrell, Dean of Coventry and Parish Priest of Christ the King.

This weeks newsletters: All Souls 13/1, Christ the King 13/1, Coventry Ordinariate 13/1, Corpus Christi with St Anne 13/1, Holy Family 13/1, Our Lady of the Assumption , Sacred Heart 13/1, St John Fisher 13/1, St Elizabeth 13/1, St John Vianney 13/1,  St Joseph the Worker 13/1,   Ss Mary & Benedict 13/1, St Osburg  13/1, St Patrick 13/1, St Thomas More 13/1, University of Warwick 13/1.

Weekday Mass Sheets:  14/1 pdf doc, 21/2 pdf doc, 28/1 pdf doc, 4/2 pdf doc, 11/2 pdf doc, 18/2 pdf doc, 25/2 pdf doc, 4/3 pdf doc, 11/3 pdf doc, 18/3 pdf doc, 25/3 pdf doc, 1/4 pdf doc, 8/4 pdf doc, 15/4 pdf doc

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Coming up:

The Chapel of Unity, Coventry Cathedral invite you to the annual service for Christian Unity on Saturday 19th January at 1pm. Speaker: Revd Dr Gabrielle Thomas. Everyone Welcome. Week of Prayer for Christian Unity 2019. “Justice, and only justice, you shall pursue” Deuteronomy 16:18-20.  2019 poster Week of Prayer for Christian Unity 2019

THANKSGIVING MASS FOR MARRIAGE. His Grace, Archbishop Bernard, will celebrate on Sunday 3rd February, 11am at St Chad’s Cathedral. We are encouraging couples who will be celebrating a particular milestone anniversary (10, 15, 20, 25, 30, 40, 45, 50, 60 and every year over 60) to attend as well as those newly married or preparing to marry in 2019. If you know of any couples celebrating a milestone anniversary please ask them to contact lianne.pap@rc-birmingham.org marking the email ‘Marriage Mass’. We are also trying to find the longest married couple in the Diocese and the Communications Team will be interviewing couples who get in touch to gather testimonies. To date the longest married couple to get in touch is 62 years.

A Year for Priests 2018-2019. On the Solemnity of the Sacred Heart 2018, there began a year of thanksgiving, prayer and celebration for the priests of the Archdiocese of Birmingham. For more information click here.  A Priests Prayer link

England to be rededicated as the Dowry of Mary in 2020.  Dowry Tour – The Dowry of Mary Pilgrimage Triduum.  During the course of 2018 to 2020 the statue of Our Lady from the Slipper Chapel at the Catholic National Shrine in Walsingham will be taken to each Cathedral in England for a three-day triduum of prayer, as part of the preparation for the re-dedication of England as the Dowry of Mary in 2020. Each visit will take place between a Thursday and Saturday. “A moment of great promise …. for the Church in this country and for our mission” Cardinal Vincent Nichols website link  St Chad’s Birmingham – 20th to 22nd June.

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