Holy Family R.C Church
57 Hope Street Mossend
Welcome to the Parish of the Holy Family, Mossend in the Roman Catholic Diocese of Motherwell.
Our Parish was first established in 1868, with the opening of the church-school building by Parish Priest Rev. Father Milne.
Since it's foundation our parish has both grown and decreased in size. However in recent years a fair number of young families have taken up residence in the parish, giving us new hope of life in the future.
We hope this web site it maybe of interest to you. Whether you know our parish well and are just looking for further information, or it has been a while since last you visited the church, or you may just be surfing and have found us by accident - either way, we hope you find something of use to yourself.
Lastly, we pray that we may face that future in the same spirit as our forefathers confident that, with God's continued help and our efforts, his work in Mossend may be accomplished for many years to come.
New Church Panorama
This Year Holy Family Mossend has eleven sixth year students participating in the Caritas scheme.
Each participant is required to give twenty hours service to the parish between now and next summer. In the new year, the group will turn their attention to at least one fundraising event such as a prize bingo or coffee morning for one of the charities supported by the parish.
View our new panorama view of the church, panorama views are also available of the function halls under the link at the top of the page.
Our choir recorded a demonstration CD of music used in this parish which will be taught at the forthcoming Diocesan Music Workshop. This ‘Demonstration CD’ is just that and is not by any means meant to be a professional recording. It was simply put together at a recent choir practice using the choir members who were available on that particular evening.
To listen to the recordings click here
Holy Family Choir make a recording for a Diocesan Music Workshop
open our hearts to your Holy Spirit
so that fired by your love,
we may be transformed
and so let your light shine through us.
May your living word
be so much part of our homes
and parish community
that others are drawn to you
by the strength of our commitment
and the way we
reach out to one another.
Jesus, Mary, Joseph
be our constant inspiration
as the Father sends us out
to set the world alight
with Christian joy and hope.
The Parish Centre is at present being re-slated courtesy of Viridor Credits Environmental Company who awarded us a grant of around £66,000 to carry out the project. The project will be completed in two phases. Phase one will be completed by the end of August. Phase two will begin in October and completed within the month.
RE-ROOFING OF PARISH CENTRE
SATURDAY 13th DECEMBER
5pm meet at the front of St Aloysius
Church, Rose Street, Glasgow G3 6RE
Go onto the streets of Glasgow to give a
practical gift to the homeless.
5:45pm Mass at St. Aloysius Church
7 – 11pm Inviting and welcoming people off the street
to come into the church
light a candle or say a prayer for a loved one or c hat to a priest.
Under 18’s will have to be accompanied by a PVG adult on the street but U-
18’s will be part of the welcome team inside the church.
People are free to go home at any stage
U-18’s will have to be collected
or accompanied by adult.
CALLING ALL YOUNG PEOPLE -WOULD YOU LIKE TO BE PART OF THIS?
Contact: Emmet firstname.lastname@example.org
6.00 - 7.00pm
On the four Sundays of Advent.
Evening Prayer and
Advent Holy Hour
Simply Soup Lunch
After Tuesday 12 noon Mass
Every Tuesday from 2nd December - 16th December
Bowl of soup, tea/coffee and cake after Mass £2 with all proceeds going to Mary’s Meals. Bring some extra as there will be a raffle too!
Simply Soup Lunch
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