Pentecost & London 2017

Metropolitan Jerome of Selsey during his broadcast homily for Pentecost Sunday referred to the news of the terrorist attacks in London on Saturday 3/6/17, resulting in the tragic deaths of seven people and seriously injuring another forty-eight, including Emergency Service personnel and Police. His Grace began with a reflection concerning the fulfilment of the promise…

Cherubs meet Zippos

Brighton, UK: Through his long standing relationship with Zippo’s Circus since walking a tightrope over the Big Top for charity, Metropolitan Jerome OSJV was able to treat some of the Cherubs Kitchen team to a visit to the circus while it was in Brighton & Hove. Pictured with Norman Barrett, the ringmaster and Metropolitan Jerome…

Metropolitan to visit France

Metropolitan Jerome OSJV of Europe will make a pastoral visit to France this weekend (23-29 May) initially to preside at a family wedding in Colombières sur Orb in the Languedoc-Rousillon region and after various requests, to meet some of the faithful hopeful of establishing a mission in the region. His Grace will make a visit to the Dordogne…

Healing Conference

Metropolitan Jerome OSJV on Saturday, March 29th will give the third in a series of conferences on Christian Healing at the Brighton Oratory from 2pm. The subject of this third conference is “Suffering” and will look at appropriate Christian attitudes towards “suffering” and especially for practitioners exercising a healing ministry. Mgr Lloyd has over twenty…

Evangelii Gaudium

Published today the Vatican releases the new encyclical by His Holiness the Bishop of Rome, Pope Francis, “Evangelii Gaudium” (The Joy of the Gospel). The Pope’s first encyclical, “Lumen Fidei,” released in July, was essentially the work of his predecessor, Pope Benedict XVI, to whose words Pope Francis had merely “added a few contributions” of his own. The…

Historic Chapel Restoration

The Revd Deacon Andrew Scurr, due to be ordained to the priesthood on St Mathew’s Day, September 21st 2013 has been restoring the domestic chapel of his house. Dcn Scurr is guardian of the Mission of Our Lady of Walsingham and St Lewinna in Buxted, a satellite of the Brighton Oratory and part of the…

Old Roman Catholic publications

In addition to the much valued and appreciated efforts of Bishop Will Myers OSF of Kentucky’s Saint Gabriel Theological Press republishing liturgical and other books no longer in print, including the “Old Catholic Ritual and Missal” 1909 of Archbishop Arnold Harris Mathew, new authors are also being published. Two recent publications of note by Old Roman Catholics…

HOLY WEEK & SACRUM TRIDUUM online

Broadcast LIVE @dailymass.co.uk THE BRIGHTON ORATORY, Sussex UK http://www.brightonoratory.co.uk The Annexe, Park Crescent Terrace BN2 3HD Map Officiant: HE Msgr Jerome Lloyd OSJV Assisting: Deacon Andrew Scurr HOLY MONDAY & TUESDAY 0830 Mass & Homily* SPY WEDNESDAY 0830 Mass* (1645 Compline) 1700 Tenebrae MAUNDY THURSDAY (0800 None) 0830 Mass of the Lord’s Supper, Procession, Altar…

Daily Mass Online 81’988 viewers!

The Daily Mass Online apostolate was begun primarily to serve the needs of the parishoners of the ORC Sussex Mission which, when it began, had no home to offer accessible public worship.  The Mass was originally broadcast from the domestic Oratory of the Provost of the Brighton Oratory and now is broadcast through the week from the…

Ash Wednesday – an opportunity for witness

His Grace, the Metropolitan Archbishop, Msgr Jerome Lloyd OSJV will use Ash Wednesday as an opportunity to witness to Catholic culture and Tradition today by making himself available to  impose ashes on any passer-by who would like them at Churchill Square in Brighton during lunchtime i.e. between 12-2pm. The timing is deliberate so that workers…

NEW Daily Mass Online website launched!

On the Octave Day of S. Wilfrid, the Old Roman Catholic Church Latin Rite in Europe launches a new website to facilitate the Daily Mass Online apostolate, http://www.dailymass.co.uk as referred to in the Metropolitan of Europe’s Pastoral Letter last week. The apostolate was originally begun by the Metropolitan, Msgr Jerome Lloyd OSJV in August of 2008…