St Mary's

St Mary's Roman Catholic Church


Daily Update, 1st April 2020

Wednesday of the 5th Week of Lent

A Little Bit of Wisdom from Pope Francis: -

Having faith does not mean having no difficulties, but having the strength to face them, knowing we are not alone.


Mass Today

  • First Reading = Daniel 3: 14-20, 24-25, 28
  • Responsorial Psalm = Daniel 3: 52-56
  • Gospel Acclamation = Matthew 4: 4
  • Gospel Reading = John 8 31-42

Today’s Mass will be live streamed from Saint Mary’s, Hexham across our Partnership and beyond, from 6:00pm.

Today’s Mass Intention is for Malcolm Woodhall.


Bishop Robert’s Homily on the Feast of Saint Cuthbert

Recorded at the Cathedral Church of Saint Mary, Newcastle upon Tyne, on Friday 20th March 2020, Bishop Robert shares his thoughts and prayers on the challenges faced in the light of the Coronavirus pandemic. You can listen to Bishop Robert’s homily at


Do you need to speak to a Priest?

Although they are not currently paying routine visits to parishioners at this time, you can still speak to one of our priests by telephoning: -

  • Fr Christopher Warren (Saint Mary’s Presbytery) – 01434 603119
  • Fr Jeroen Hoogland (Minsteracres) – 01434 673248
  • Fr Edwin Jenish (Minsteracres) – 01434 673248