Easter Message

On behalf of myself and Fr. John, I’d like to wish you all a very happy and holy Easter season. It is a very strange and challenging time, trying to come to terms with Covid 19 and the fact that so many of us are living in isolation: trapped inside…

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Palms available

Some parishioners have asked if palm crosses blessed on Sunday are available. There is a box of palms outside the front door of St. Patrick’s Presbytery in Consett. Please visit and help yourself!

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Palm Sunday

Today (Palm Sunday) some of our partnership deacons were meant to be preaching after today’s gospel at Mass. As public Masses are now suspended and the bishop’s pastoral letter had to read out today no-one was able to hear the deacon’s homilies. So, here is Deacon David Westgarth’s Palm Sunday…

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