Full Closure of Catholic Churches

Following the Prime Minister’s historic announcement on the 23 March strengthening restrictions in an attempt to combat the spread of COVID-19, Catholic Churches are closed to the public at this time.
Canon Tom Farrell, Dean of Coventry and Parish Priest of Christ the King.

Live Streams in Coventry: Christ the King Holy FamilySt Elizabeth, Ss Mary & Benedict, St Osburg, St Thomas More , All Souls – Youtube link,  Sacred Heart – facebook link Our Lady of the Assumption and St John Vianney – Youtube link, St Joseph the Worker link

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This weeks newsletters:  All Souls & Coventry Ordinariate 24/5, Christ the King 24/5, Corpus Christi with St Anne 24/5, Holy Family 24/5, Our Lady of the Assumption & St John Vianney 24/5, Sacred Heart 24/5, St John Fisher 24/5, St Elizabeth 24/5,  St Joseph the Worker 24/5,   Ss Mary & Benedict 24/5, St Osburg 24/5, St Patrick 24/5, St Thomas More 24/5, University of Warwick 24/5 . Older newsletters: link

Weekday Mass Sheets:  25/5 doc pdf, 1/6 doc pdf, 8/6 doc pdf, 15/6 doc pdf, 22/6 doc pdf, 29/6 doc pdf

St Osburg’s the mother church of Coventry have a new web camera. 





Join online at watchmcnmedia.tv/camera/stosbur

St Osburg’s weekly schedule:

Saturday: 11:45am, 05:30pm
Sunday: 11.30am
Monday: 12:10pm
Tuesday: 12.10pm
Wednesday: 27 12.10pm
Thursday: 12:10pm
Friday: 12:10pm

CPAS Everybody Welcome Online.  Bob Jackson and George Fisher have done an amazing job of reflecting on how we can welcome everyone online in response to many churches discovering more people are ‘attending’ their services than normal.  They have created a new resource, Everybody Welcome Online, which can be downloaded link

Faith at Home:

Children’s liturgy resources:

  • Ten Ten is offering all families and schools the opportunity to access free prayer resources for the home and also have a video for children’s liturgy each week link.
  • A mum in Westminster Diocese creates a children’s liturgy video on Saturday evenings for use on Sunday. For those that use Facebook there is a link to page so families in your parishes can create their own ‘watch parties’ and join together with other families link. For those who do not have Facebook here is the link to the YouTube channel link.
  • CAFOD link to their children’s liturgy resources link.
  • Catholic Mom has useful printable worksheets link.

Exploring the faith together as a family:

Birmingham Archdiocese:Website news link   e-newsletter sign up link The Sower Lent 2020 link

We have a Mobile App  link  you can find it on the  Google Play Store link and on the App Store link. You can also search for it or click here.


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