I first heard about Lourdes when I was about 8 years old and a catechist at a children’s liturgy group introduced the class to the story of St. Bernadette and the miracles of the spring that Our Blessed Mother revealed to her. My excitement was...
A poor, sick, but happy girl was gathering firewood by a stream. It was muddy; in a cave. She was fourteen, gathering firewood for two parents and eight siblings who all lived prayerfully in one room of a small house. They were in Lourdes, a town by the...
This was my first time in Lourdes, and it has taken me days to reflect upon the graces that God and Mary gave us as a group, and me personally, during the week. I encountered Lourdes as a place where heaven is extraordinarily close to earth; whilst that...
Time is transcended and Heaven touches earth. The week of the Oxford-Cambridge Universities Lourdes Pilgrimage 2022 was one endless day, structured by a succession of extraordinary events — ordinary occurrences in this magnificent Marian shrine. Stepping into the...
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Oxford University Catholic Chaplaincy
The Oxford University Catholic Chaplaincy is situated off St Aldate's in Rose Place.
Do drop by and meet the Chaplaincy Team
Fr Matthew Power SJ, Fr Keith McMilan SJ, Fr Nick King SJ, Fr Ian Tomlinson SJ, and Becky Short
Catholic Chaplaincy Mass Times
Chapel of St Thomas More
Sunday Mass 9am, 11am (sung), 5.45pm, 9pm (Sunday evening Masses 0th-8th week only – until and including Sun 26 Nov)
Weekday Mass 12.15pm Mon-Sat, Mass in Colleges for University members (see details inside Term Card and on weekly newsletter)
Sacrament of Reconciliation Sat 11.15–12noon Sun 10.15–10.45am & on request