Posts by Father Damian

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Christmas Services

by Father Damian

Please join us for our Christmas services:   Sunday 24th December 6pm Carols on Torrisholme Square (Church Hall if raining) Christmas Eve  11.30pm Solemn Midnight Mass with Blessing of the Crib Christmas Day   10am    Family Mass. Children are encouraged to bring a favourite present to show us, or for Fr D to play […]

Notices and News for Sunday 5th June 2016

by Father Damian

Below a selection of notices and news from the Weekly Bulletin this week- Notices and News Sunday 5th June 2016 Last Week being half term was a quiet one for our church halls and an opportunity for routine maintenance and deep cleaning. Once again our thanks go to Alan and Sheila who have spent many […]

News about St Martin’s and the Orthodox Community

by Father Damian

St Martin’s Westgate is now home to a local group of Orthodox Christians, the Parish of the Holy and Life Giving Cross. We often hear of Greek or Russian Orthodox, this community is Antiochian, but includes people whose heritage comes from numerous Orthodox countries. The Orthodox Church is very different to what we associate with […]

A busy two weeks!

by Father Damian

A huge thank you to the many folk who have supported and helped out over the past few weeks. On the 11th October we welcomed Bishop Julian as he joined us to celebrate the confirmations of 9 young adults and 2 ‘older’ adults. It was a very blessed occasion and followed by a great lunch. […]


by Father Damian

The parish now has a new Facebook page, please search ‘Church of the Ascension, Torrisholme’ and LIKE the page to follow weekly updates on worship, news and events.

Recent news of worship and events

by Father Damian

What’s been going on in the parish Eastertide 2015 It seems ages since I posted any news and it has been! Eastertide 2015 has been a great blessing. Our Holy Week and Easter liturgies as ever were the summit of our corporate liturgical life. Our thanks go to the many people who made them such […]