St Augustine, Tonge Moor

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Fr Tony Davies
St Augustine's Vicarage
Redthorpe Close
Tonge Moor
(01204) 523899 (Parish Priest)

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Said Mass
Every Sunday at 8:00 AM for 50 minutes
Sung Mass
Parish mass
Every Sunday at 10:30 AM for 1 hour
Family Friendly Creche Sunday School Refreshments Incense
Evensong and Benediction
The Office of Evening Prayer concluding with benediction of the Blessed Sacrament. Also every Sunday during Lent: Solemn celebration (with procesion) on Easter Sunday.
Every second Sunday at 6:30 PM for ¾ hour


Said Mass
Every Tuesday at 6:15 PM for 35 minutes


Said Mass
Every Thursday at 6:15 PM for 35 minutes


Said Mass
Every Friday at 10:00 AM for 35 minutes


Said Mass
Every Saturday at 10:00 AM for 35 minutes
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Sunday 10th December 2017 at 2:00 PM for ¾ hour
Family Friendly Sunday School
Midnight Mass
with completion of the Christmas Crib
Sunday 24th December 2017 at 11:30 PM for 1 hour
Mass of Christmas Day
Monday 25th December 2017 at 10:30 AM for 1 hour
Creche Incense Christmas Carols
Service of Nine Lessons and Carols
Sing Christmas Carols and hear the Christmas story recounted in this traditional Christmas service
Sunday 31st December 2017 at 3:00 PM for 1 hour
Incense Christmas Carols Mulled Wine Mince Pies
Mass of Palm Sunday with Palm Procession
Sunday 25th March 2018 at 10:30 AM for 1 hour and 20 minutes.
Family Friendly Creche Sunday School Refreshments Incense
Maundy Thursday Liturgy
The Mass of the Lord's Supper, including the touching ceremony of the Washing of Feet. After mass the Reserved Sacrament is taken to the Lady Chapel, signifying the Garden of Gethsemane, where Watch is kept until; midnight, when the Night Office is said. During the Watch people may come and go as they wish, keeping their own watch for as long as they feel appropriate. The service begins the 3-day Liturgy of the Triduum.
Thursday 29th March 2018 at 7:30 PM for 1½ hours
Good Friday Liturgy
Commemorating the Passion of Our Lord. The Passion Gospel from St John is sung, using the beautiful setting of Palestrina. As is traditional on Good Friday, the Eucharist is not celebrated, but communion is received in one kind, from the Reserved Sacrament.
Friday 30th March 2018 at 10:30 AM for 1 hour
Easter Liturgy
The greatest service in the Christian year. The service of New Light, when the new Easter Candle is lit and brought into church; The Liturgy of the Word, when the work of God's salvation through the ages is recounted in sacred scripture; the Renewal of Baptismal Vows; and the First Mass of Easter. This year, youngsters are being baptised and Admitted to Communion. Followed by celebratory refreshments.
Saturday 31st March 2018 at 8:30 PM for 2 hours



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Assistance dogs (eg guide dogs, hearing dogs, dogs for the disabled) welcome
Stained Glass Floodlight

Hall for Hire contact the Vicarage - (01204) 523899
Other information
Incumbent: The Revd David Anthony DAVIES (Tony)
A Church Near You ID (venue number): 16115
Built: 1886
Style of worship: Traditional Catholic
Archdeaconry: BOLTON (243)
Deanery: WALMSLEY (24307)
Benefice: Tonge Moor (24/340 W)
Parish Legal Name: St. Augustine Tonge Moor (240384 )
CofE Church Info: (624384 24/384)
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The current editor is: Tony Davies

This page was last updated on Friday 14th July 2017
St Augustine : Thicketford Road, Tonge Moor, Greater Manchester, BL2 2LP - Junction of Thicketford Road and Ainsworth Lane

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