Welcome to the Parish of the Nativity of the Lord
a community of over 2000
Roman Catholics across the three Churches of St Joseph’s
in Redhill, Holy Family in Reigate and
St Teresa of the
Child Jesus in Merstham.
Willkommen! Vítejte! Bienvenido! Bienvenue! Dobrodošli! Benvenuti! üdvözöljük! Welkom! Witamy Serdecznie! Bom Dia!
26th April 2015 - 4th Sunday of Easter (Yr B)
Fr Chris writes.....
Of all the images of Jesus, one of the
most comforting and inspiring for me is that of ‘Jesus,
the Good Shepherd’. Jesus, who knows his sheep and they
know him, shares that intimate relationship with his
Father and with each of us. We are not an anonymous
multitude; but individuals who are loved and cared for,
individuals with dignity and worth.....When love is
truly present, no sacrifice is too great. Love conquers
all difficulties. Love gives me energy, life and
On this ‘Vocations Sunday’ I pray for all my brother priests and hope that you too will pray for the priests who have served you (past and present). We pray for vocations to the priesthood and religious life: that God will grant all, who follow such a call, a sense of His Presence and Love at each and every moment of their lives.
We are extremely privileged
and honoured to welcome
Peter Murphy (one of our diocesan seminarians)
who will speak at the two Saturday evening Masses and the 10.30am and 5.30pm Sunday Mass at St Joseph’s.
We welcome, too, on this ‘Good
our First Holy Communion Children and their families
who will be participating at our 9am Mass at Holy Family,
the 11am Mass at St Teresa’s
and the 5:30pm Mass at St Joseph’s.
Sunday Mass is celebrated in all three Churches. Together the Parish is committed to celebrating the Catholic faith as part of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Arundel and Brighton.
Whether you are new to the parish or an existing church member, please explore our individual Church websites to join in our faith celebration and to find out how you can get the most out of the Parish community.