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Advent Mass times 2018

For many of our Parishes, Christmas Masses are among the best attended and the most important of the year. We also welcome many new people and visitors into our churches at this time.

Below are details of the various different Mass times in our parishes over the Christmas period.

Clifton Cathedral Church of SS Peter and Paul

Sunday 23rd December Fourth Sunday of Advent

8am Mass

9.30am Family Mass

11.15am Solemn Mass

6pm Mass

Monday 24th December Christmas Eve

7.30am Mass

11.30pm Midnight Mass of the Nativity (with Carols from 11pm)

Tuesday 25th December Christmas Day

8am Mass

9.30am Family Mass

11.15am Solemn Mass

Wednesday 26th December St Stephen

10.30am Mass

Amesbury - Christ the King

Monday 24th December

6pm Families Mass with Crib Service

1130pm Carol Service by Candlelight

Midnight Midnight Mass


Tuesday 25th December

10.30am Christmas Day Mass

Wednesday 26th December

10.30am Mass, Feast of Saint Stephen

Bath - St Mary's (Our Lady, Help of Christians)

Monday 24th December

Family Vigil Mass of Christmas 5.00pm

Carols 11.30pm, with Mass at Midnight


Tuesday 25th December

Mass 9.00am and 10.30am

Wednesday 26th December

10.00am Eucharistic Service

Bristol - Redfield - St Patrick

Monday 24th December

Family Mass 6.30 pm

Vigil Mass 10.00 pm -Carols from 9.30 pm


Wednesday 26th December

Mass for Feast of St. Stephen at 12 noon

Bristol - Downend - St Augustine of Canterbury

Monday 24th December

6.00pm -‘Family’ Vigil Mass

9.00pm Carols service followed by “Midnight” Mass at 9.30pm


Tuesday 25th December

10.30am Mass of Christmas Day

Wednesday 26th December

9.30am Mass of St Stephen.

Bristol - Bishopston - St Bonaventure

Monday 24th December

6pm Vigil Mass

Tuesday 25th December

12.00am Midnight Mass

Wednesday 26th December

9.30am

Bristol - Westbury-on-Trym - Sacred Heart,

Monday 24th December

Children’s Christmas Eve Mass – 6.30pm

Midnight Mass – 10pm


Tuesday 25th December

Mass at Dawn – 9.15am

Bristol - Shirehampton - St. Bernard

24th December 2018

9.00 pm. Mass

25th December 2018

9.00 am Mass

Bristol - Easton - St Nicholas of Tolentino

Monday 24th December

Mass at 1pm and 4.30pm

Watchnight Service and Mass at 10.30pm

Tuesday 25th December

Mass at 10am

Brockworth - St Patrick's

Monday 24th December

CHRISTMAS VIGIL FAMILY MASS @ 6.30pm

Tuesday 25th December

CHRISTMAS DAY FAMILY MASS @ 10.00am.

Wednesday 26th December

BOXING DAY MASS @ 10.00am


 

Cinderford - Our Lady of Victories

Monday 24th December

6.00pm Our Lady of Victories, Cinderford – 1st Mass of Christmas

Chipping Sodbury - St Lawrence

Tuesday 25th December

9am Mass

Corsham - St Patrick

Monday 24th December

Christmas Family Mass at 6.00pm.

‘Midnight’ Mass at 9.00 pm.


Tuesday 25th December

Christmas Day Mass at 9.30 am.

Wednesday 26th December

Holy Mass 12.00 pm.

Chippenham - The assumption of Blessed Virgin Mary

Monday 24th December

Children’s Vigil Mass 5.00pm With Carols

Adult Vigil/Night Mass 9.00pm With Carols


Tuesday 25th December

Morning Mass 9.30am With Carols

Wednesday 26th December

Lunchtime Mass 12.10pm

Chard - English Martyrs

24th December

9.00 p.m. Mass

25th December

11.00a.m. Mass

26th December

10.00am Mass

Crewkerne - St Peter

25th December

9.00a.m. Mass

 

Fairford - St Thomas of Canterbury

Monday 24th December

8.30pm Carols

9.00pm First Mass of Christmas


Tuesday 25th December

11.00am Christmas Day Mass

Frome - St. Catharine of Alexandria

Monday 24th December

6.00pm

Children’s Mass 11.30pm

Carols and Readings followed by Midnight Mass St. Dominic’s Chapel 7.00pm

First Mass of Christmas


Tuesday 25th December

9.30am Mass of Christmas Morning St. Dominic’s Chapel 11.30am Mass of Christmas Morning

Wednesday 26th December

11.00am St. Stephen’s Day Mass

Keynsham - St Dunstan

Monday 24th December

Carols 10.30 pm

Night Mass 11.0 pm


Tuesday 25th December

Mass of the day 10.0 am

Melksham - St Anthony of Padua

Monday 24th December

Children & Family Mass 5.30 pm, Night Mass 9.30 pm

Tuesday 25th December

Mass 9.00 am

Malmesbury - St Aldhelm

Monday 24th December

6.00pm Special Liturgy for Children

9.30pm Carols and Readings

10.00pm Mass


Tuesday 25th December

9.00am Mass

11.00am Mass


Wednesday 26th December

10.00am Mass

Newent - Our Lady of Lourdes

Tuesday 25th December

10.00am Our Lady of Lourdes, Newent

Portishead - St Joseph

Monday 24th December

6.30pm Vigil Mass

10pm Midnight Mass


Tuesday 25th December

11am Christmas Day Mass

Sunday 23 December

4pm Carol Service

Salisbury - Holy Redeemer

Monday 24th December

7.45pm Carols 8pm Mass

Swindon - Holy Rood

Monday 24th December

First Mass of Christmas – 5.00pm

Christmas Mass – 7.00pm

Midnight Mass – 10.30pm


Tuesday 25th December

Christmas Mass – 8.00am

Christmas Mass – 9.30am

Christmas Mass – 11.00am


Wednesday 26th December

Mass – 10.00am

Somerton - St Dunstan

Monday 24th December

6.00pm

Tuesday 25th December

10.30am

Wednesday 26th December

10.30am

Tetbury - St Michael

Monday 24th December

Carols @ 4.30pm;

First Mass of Christmas @ 5.00pm

Tuesday 25th December

9.00am

Weston-super-Mare - Our Lady of Lourdes

Monday 24th December

5.30pm – Family Mass

9.00pm – Carols 9.30pm – Mass Midnight – Latin Mass


Tuesday 25th December

9.30am – Mass

11.30am – Latin Mass

WOTTON-UNDER-EDGE - HOLY CROSS

Monday 24th December

17.00 Carols & Readings followed by Mass at 17.30

Wincanton - St Luke and St Teresa

Monday 24th December

Vigil Mass 6.00 pm

Mass at Midnight; preceded by carols @ 11.30pm

Tuesday 25th December

Solemnity of the Nativity 10.30 am

Wednesday 26th December

9.00 am

Royal Wootton Bassett - The Sacred Heart

Monday 24th December

5 pm Family Crib Service. 8:30 pm Carols by Candlelight.

9 pm Solemn Midnight Mass


Tuesday 25th December

10:45 am Carols.

11 am Mass of Christmas Day

Bath - St John

Sunday 23rd December

Carols by Candlelight in Our Lady of Peace Garden from 7.30 -8.00pm

Monday 24th December

5.45pm The First Mass of Christmas

9.30pm Polish Carol Service

10.00pm Polish Vigil Mass

11.45pm Carols and Christmas Readings

12.00 Midnight Mass


Tuesday 25th December

10.00am Christmas Day Mass

12.30pm Polish Christmas Mass

Bath - Our Lady & St Alphege's

Monday 24th December

Vigil Mass 17.00

Midnight Mass 11.30


Tuesday 25th December

Christmas Morning Mass 09.00

Bristol - Patchway - Holy Family Parish

Monday 24th December

6.00pm Christmas Family Mass.

11.15pm Hymns and Readings to welcome Christmas.


Tuesday 25th December

12.00am Christmas Mass at Midnight.

9.30am Christmas Mass

11.00am Christmas Mass.

Bristol - Southmead - St Vincent de Paul

Tuesday 25th December

9am

Bristol - Henbury - St Antony's

Monday 24th December

Children’s Christmas Eve Mass – 4.30pm

Bristol - Withywood - Saint Pius Xth

Monday 24th December

6.30pm First Mass of Christmas with a children’s tableau

9pm ‘Midnight’ Mass


Wednesday 26th December

10:30am Boxing Day Mass on the Feast of St Stephen

Bristol - Fishponds - St Joseph

Monday 24th December

6.00pm – Christmas Mass for the Children

9.30pm – First Mass of the Nativity of The Lord


Tuesday 25th December

10.00am – Holy Mass

Wednesday 26th December

10.00am – Feast of St Stephen

Other Masses

Thursday 27th December – 7.30pm Feast of St John, Apostle & Evangelist Friday 28th December – 6.30pm Adoration Friday 28th December – 7.30pm Feast of the Holy Innocents, Martyrs Sat & Sun – Holy Masses at the usual time Monday 31st December – 10.00am Holy Mass Tuesday 1st January – 10.00am Solemnity of Mary, The Holy Mother of God

Other Masses

Thursday 27th December – 7.30pm Feast of St John, Apostle & Evangelist Friday 28th December – 6.30pm Adoration Friday 28th December – 7.30pm Feast of the Holy Innocents, Martyrs Sat & Sun – Holy Masses at the usual time Monday 31st December – 10.00am Holy Mass Tuesday 1st January – 10.00am Solemnity of Mary, The Holy Mother of God

Bristol - Whitchurch - St Bernadette's

Monday 24th December

6.00pm Christmas Family Mass

11.30pm Carols

12.00am Midnight Mass of the Nativity


Tuesday 25th December

9.30am Mass of Christmas Day

Bristol - Lawrence Weston - Our Lady of the Rosary

24th December 2018

6.00 pm.

25th December 2018

11.00 am Mass

26th December 2018

10.00 am Mass

Bridgwater - Saint Joseph

Monday 24th December

9.30 a.m. Advent Morning Mass followed by confessions 4.00 p.m. –

Christmas Mass especially for Children 6.30 p.m.

Vigil Mass in Polish 9.00 p.m. Mass of Christmas

Tuesday 25th December

9.30 a.m. Christmas Day Mass

Polish Mass 4pm

Wednesday 26th December

4.30 p.m. Mass in Polish

23rd December

23rd December 3.00 Carol Service followed by refreshments

Cheltenham - Sacred Hearts of Jesus and Mary

Monday 24th December

5.30 pm Vigil Mass of Christmas with Crib Service (particularly suitable for children)

11.30 pm Carol Service followed by Midnight Mass


Tuesday 25th December

8.15 am Dawn Mass of Christmas

10.30 am Nativity of the Lord (Mass during the day)


Wednesday 26th December

10.0 am Feast of St Stephen

Cheltenham - Sacred Hearts of Jesus and Mary

Monday 24th December

5.30 pm Vigil Mass of Christmas with Crib Service (particularly suitable for children)

11.30 pm Carol Service followed by Midnight Mass


Tuesday 25th December

8.15 am Dawn Mass of Christmas

10.30 am Nativity of the Lord (Mass during the day)


Wednesday 26th December

10.0 am Feast of St Stephen

Cheltenham - St Thomas More

Monday 24th December

7pm Polish Mass

9pm Kerala Mass


Tuesday 25th December

09.00am

Cheltenham - St Gregory the Great

Monday 24th December

5pm 1st Mass of Christmas with Blessing of the Crib

11.30pm Carols followed by MIDNIGHT MASS


Tuesday 25th December

08.00AM, 9.30AM & 11.15AM

 

Coleford - St Margaret Mary

Tuesday 25th December

8.00am St. Margaret Mary, Coleford

Devizes - the Immaculate Conception

Monday 24th December

Mass 6 pm

Midnight Mass – with carols from 11.30 pm


Tuesday 25th December

Mass 10.30 am

Glastonbury - Our Lady St Mary

Monday 24th December

9.00am: Mass of the Day (Monday morning)

11.30pm: Carol Service, followed by

12.00 Midnight: Midnight Mass


Tuesday 25th December

11.00am: Mass of Christmas morning

12.30pm: Holy Mass (Latin 1962 rite)


Wednesday 26th December

12.30pm: Mass

Kemerton - St Benet's

Monday 24th December

6.00pm First Mass of Christmas

Tuesday 25th December

10.00am

Mere - St Mary

Monday 24th December

Mass During the Night; preceded by carols @ 8.30pm

Lydney - St Joseph

Monday 24th December

9.00pm St. Joseph, Lydney – 1st Mass of Christmas

Nailsea - St Francis of Assisi

Monday 24th December

9am Mass of 24 December

5pm Vigil Mass

Midnight Mass with carols from 11.30pm


Tuesday 25th December

9.30am Christmas Day Mass

Wednesday 26th December

10am Mass

Nympsfield - St Joseph

Tuesday 25th December

10.00 am Mass of Christmas Day

Tisbury - Sacred Heart

Dec 24

22.00

Dec 25

09.00 Wardour All Saints Dec 25 11.00.

South Petherton - St Michael

Monday 24th December

First Mass of Christmas 6:00pm

Tuesday 25th December

Mass of the Day 9:00am

Trowbridge - St John the Baptist

Monday 24th December

6pm Vigil Mass of Christmas St. John’s Trowbridge

11.30pm Carols followed by Midnight Mass St. John’s Trowbridge


Tuesday 25th December

9am Christmas Morning Mass St. Bernadette’s Westbury

10.30am Christmas Morning Mass St. John’s Trowbridge

Winchcombe - St Nicholas

Tuesday 25th December

11.00am Mass

Wells - St Joseph and St Teresa

Monday 24th December

6.00pm Vigil Mass

12 Midnight, Midnight Mass


Tuesday 25th December

11am Mass of Christmas Day

12.30pm Traditional Latin Mass

Woodchester - Church of the Annunciation

Tuesday 25th December

11am

Wiveliscombe - St Richard of Canterbury

Tuesday 25th December

9am Mass

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Yeovil - Holy Ghost

Monday 24th December

First Mass of Christmas 5:00pm

Mass during the Night 10:30pm Carols followed by Mass at 11:00pm

Tuesday 25th December

Dawn Mass 8:00am

Mass of the Day 10:30am

Wednesday 26th December

10:00am Mass

Bath - St John the Evangelist

Monday 24th December

5.45pm The First Mass of Christmas Families with young children are especially welcome to this Mass. Children are invited to dress as shepherds and angels!

11.45pm Carols and Christmas Readings 12.00 Midnight Mass A special occasion at St John’s – a traditional quiet welcoming of Christmas in an atmosphere of carols and reverence.


Tuesday 25th December

10am Christmas Day Mass

12.30pm Polish Christmas Mass

Bristol - St. Mary on the Quay

Monday 24th December

7.30pm Carols and 8pm Vigil Mass

Tuesday 25th December

8am at St James Priory, 9.30am and 11am at SMQ

Wednesday 26th December

12.15pm

Bristol - Filton - St Teresa of the Child Jesus

Monday 24th December

Carols – 5.30pm

Family Mass – 6pm

Carols – 10.30pm

Midnight Mass – 11pm


Tuesday 25th December

Mass – 10.30am

Wednesday 26th December

Mass – 12noon

Bristol - Knowle - St Gerard Majella

Monday 24th December

6.00pm Vigil Mass children are invited to dress as biblical characters and animals

12.00am Midnight Mass


Tuesday 25th December

10.00am Mass

Wednesday 26th December

10.00am Mass

Bristol - Bedminster - Holy Cross

Monday 24th December

Vigil Mass: 6:30pm

Tuesday 25th December

Christmas Day Mass: 10am

Bristol - Kingswood - Our Lady of Lourdes & St Bernadette

Monday 24th December

3.30pm Carol Service

4pm Vigil Mass


Tuesday 25th December

9.00am Mass for Christmas Day

Bradford on Avon - St Thomas More

Monday 24th December

First Mass of Christmas (Family Mass) – 6pm

Midnight Mass – 10pm with Carols from 9.30pm


Tuesday 25th December

Mass – 10.30am

Wednesday 26th December

Feast of St Stephen Mass – 10am

Sacrament of Reconciliation

Sacrament of Reconciliation (Confessions) – 22nd December – 10.30am to 11.30am and 4pm to 5.30pm

24th December – 10am to 11am and 4pm to 5pm

Burnham on Sea - Our Lady and the English Martyrs

Monday 24th December

6.30 p.m. First Mass of Christmas especially for Children

Tuesday 25th December

11.15 Christmas Morning Mass

Bishop's Cleeve - St Michael's and All Angels (shared church)

Monday 24th December

7pm Mass preceded by Carols at 6.30pm

Calne - Saint Edmund

Monday 24th December

5 pm: Mass for families with young children (all welcome) and blessing of the crib.

10 pm: Christmas Night Mass.


Tuesday 25th December

11 am: Christmas Morning Mass

Wednesday 26th December

11 am: Feast of Saint Stephen

Cirencester - St Peter

Monday 24th December

Carols @ 6.00pm; First Mass of Christmas @ 6.30pm

Tuesday 25th December

11.00am

Cricklade - St Mary

Monday 24th December

6.30pm Carols

7.00pm Vigil Mass of Christmas


Tuesday 25th December

9.30am Dawn Mass of Christmas

Chew Magna - Sacred Heart

Monday 24th December

6.30pm First Mass of Christmas with Children’s Tableau AT St Pius Xth

9pm ‘Midnight’ Mass at St Pius Xth


Tuesday 25th December

9am Christmas Day Mass

Cheddar - Our Lady Queen of Apostles

Monday 24th December

9.00pm Mass of Christmas Night

Tuesday 25th December

9.00am Mass of Christmas Dawn

Dursley - St Dominic

Monday 24th December

6.00 pm Children’s Mass of Christmas

9.00 pm Mass of Christmas Night


Tuesday 25th December

8.30 am Mass of Christmas Morning

Gloucester - English Martyrs, Tuffley

Monday 24th December

7:30pm First Mass of Christmas with Children’s Play

Tuesday 25th December

10:00am Christmas Day Mass

Gloucester - Saint Augustine of Canterbury, Matson

Monday 24th December

5:30pm First Mass of Christmas with Children’s Play

11:00pm Midnight Mass of Christmas


Tuesday 25th December

Please see English Martyrs, Tuffley Gloucester, our sister parish for the time of Mass on Christmas Day

Lavington - St Joseph

Tuesday 25th December

Mass 9 am

Ilminster - St Joseph

24th December

5.30 p.m. Mass

Taunton - St George

Monday 24th December

Children’s Vigil Mass 6:30pm

Midnight Mass 10:00pm

Polish Midnight Mass 11:30pm


Tuesday 25th December

Mass 8:00am

Mass 9:30am

 

Taunton - St Teresa

Monday 24th December

Children’s Vigil Mass 4:30pm

Tuesday 25th December

Mass 11:00am

Tewkesbury - St Joseph

Tuesday 25th December

9.00am Mass

Wednesday 26th December

9.30am Mass

Marlborough - St Thomas More

Monday 24th December

Mass at 9.00am Mass of Christmas Eve at St Thomas More

Mass at 4.00pm Family Mass of Christmas at St Thomas More

Carol Singing 8.30pm to 9.00pm at St Thomas More

Mass at 9.00pm Christmas Mass at St Thomas More


Tuesday 25th December

Mass at 9.00am at Holy Family Church, Pewsey

Mass at 11.00am at St Thomas More


Wednesday 26th December

Mass at 10.00am at St Thomas More

Exposition of The Blessed Sacrament after Mass until 11.00am

 

Shepton Mallet - St Michael's

Monday 24th December

6pm Carols, 6.30pm Vigil Mass

Tuesday 25th December

Christmas Day Mass at 9am

Swindon - St Marys

Monday 24th December

5pm Vigil Mass

7pm Vigil Mass

12 midnight – Midnight Mass


Tuesday 25th December

8.30a.m

10.30am

Stow-on-the-Wold - Our Lady and St. Kenelm

Monday 24th December

6 pm Our Lady and St. Kenelm, Stow, GL54 1DR BLESSING OF THE CRIB and VIGIL MASS OF CHRISTMAS. This Mass will have full music + carols and is specially (but not exclusively) for children.

11.30 pm and proceeded by carols from 11 pm

MIDNIGHT MASS (at St Catharine’s, Chipping Campden, GL55 6DZ); Joint Mass with Parish of St. Catharine’s.


Tuesday 25th December

9 am Mass of the Dawn with carols, Our Lady, Help of Christians, Bourton-on-the-Water, GL54 2ER

10.30 am Mass of the Day, with music and carols Our Lady and St. Kenelm, Stow, GL54 1DR


Wednesday 26th December

9 am Mass, at Our Lady and St. Kenelm, Stow. (Feast of St. Stephen, Promartyr).

THORNBURY - CHRIST THE KING

Monday 24th December

23.30 Carols & Readings followed by Midnight Mass

Tuesday 25th December

08.30

10.00 CHILDREN’S MASS


Wednesday 26th December

10.00 St Stephen’s Day

Salisbury - St Osmund

Monday 24th December

9am Mass

5.40pm Carols 6pm Mass

11.30pm Carols Midnight Mass


Tuesday 25th December

9am Mass

11am Mass


Wednesday 26th December

10 am Mass

Weston-super-Mare - Corpus Christi

Monday 24th December

9.30 am Mass

6 pm- Vigil Mass of Christmas Children’s Christmas Mass

8.15pm Polish Christmas Mass

11.00 pm Christmas Mass- Preceded by Carols at 10.30 pm


Tuesday 25th December

10.30 am Morning Mass of Christmas

Wednesday 26th December

11 am Mass

Wellington - St John Fisher

Monday 24th December

11.30pm: Readings and carols.

12 midnight: Mass

Tuesday 25th December

11.15am Mass

Yate - St Paul

Monday 24th December

6pm Vigil Mass at St Paul’s,

11.30pm Midnight Mass at St Paul’s, 


Tuesday 25th December

11am Mass at St Paul’s,