No more delay for Harry’s First Holy Communion

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Congratulations to Harry who celebrated his First Holy Communion, at 9am Mass, on Sunday 20th September, 2020. Earlier this year, traditional, large-scale celebrations of First Communion were cancelled across the country, due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The schools were closed for pupils and churches were locked too. But, since the re-opening of our churches in September, even with numbers at …

The Lord moves in mysterious ways

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Throughout history, moving statues have tended to be reported at times of civil, political, or religious crisis, in which a breakdown of morale or the imminence of national disaster seemed beyond human aid, inviting divine intervention. In 1524, Italy was overrun by French armies and coping with floods, famine, and plague. During this time, when Rome itself seemed threatened, a …

Polish Mass – time change from September

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Beginning on Sunday 6th September, 2020, Polish Mass will be celebrated in St John the Baptist’s RC Church, Perth, at 1pm. Sacrament of Penance will be available starting, at 12:15pm, every Sunday – before the Mass.

Holy Mass – reserve a seat

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Numbers attending Holy Mass are restricted at this time to 50 people in our church. Please call the parish priest to reserve a place – or use the online system (below). The doors are open 30 minutes before Mass. For the present, the maximum attendance at any Mass will be 50 people. Remember to bring a face covering – and …

Back to Mass

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For the present the maximum attendance at any Mass will be 50 people. The 2m rule is remaining in force at present. We will open 30 minutes before each Mass. Remember to bring a face covering. The Sunday obligation remains suspended, so we would encourage you to attend one Mass a week, regardless of the day. If our congregation is …

Children’s Liturgy – Gospels

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15th Sunday of Ordinary Time (A) 14th Sunday of Ordinary Time (A) Ss Peter and Paul The Body of Christ Trinity Sunday 2020 Pentecost Sunday 2020 7th Sunday of Easter Year A – 24th May 6th Sunday of Easter Year A – 17th May 5th Sunday of Easter Year A – 10th May Here are some resources for celebrating the …

Gradual opening of St John’s

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The gradual opening of our church doors to welcome people in to pray will be a joyful one, and we will be able to draw strength from the stillness and calm of St John’s once more. One of the effects of the past few months has been the highlighting of the things that are important to us. There are relationships …