St Augustine’s Mass booking system now live: Book your place at Mass. See the rules for attending Mass
We now have a youtube live-stream feed with a camera in the church. The image on the left shows the area of the church that is being streamed. If you are within this area, then it will be possible to see you over the internet.
Live-streaming of Mass will be launched with a Mass at 9.30am on Sunday 28th June 2020 and details of times of Masses will be available each week in the newsletter.
From the Metropolitan Archbishops of the Catholic Church in England: Resumption of the celebration of Mass
Guidance for the Celebration of Public Mass: To help people understand what is being asked of us
Re-opening of the church for private prayer only: Advice to minimise the risk of spread of Covid-19
This is a very effective organisation: Doing excellent work in so many countries throughout the world
St Augustine’s in pictures: New photos of the church for 2020
A People who Hope in Christ: A Message from the Cardinal and Archbishop 2.5.2020
Urbi et Orbi: The Easter message 2020 of Pope Francis
Live streaming of the Rosary at 7pm each evening: From Christ the King Church, Coventry
At 12 noon, Sunday 29 March, England was rededicated to the Dowry of Mary.
Archbishop Bernard Longley celebrated the Mass at St Chad's Cathedral
Pope Francis’ Urbi et Orbi: on Friday 27th March, 2020 for the victims of the coronavirus and for all who are working so hard to care for the sick, the dying and the bereaved:
Do you need help? If you are elderly or in any way vulnerable, please let us know what help we might provide for you at this difficult time. Please phone 0121 705 0228 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Chat and Pray: If you would like to chat and pray on the telephone with someone please phone Marguerite:
07926 523 274
St Chad's Cathedral: St Chad's Cathedral Live Stream; More information about live streaming from the Cathedral
Churches of the diocese with live streaming: https://www.birminghamdiocese.org.uk/parishes-with-live-streams
Watch EWTN Global Catholic Network live: https://www.ewtn.com/tv/watch-live
The Saltmine Passion Play Audio Drama: Three 15-minute episodes: Jesus’ triumphant procession, the crucifixion and resurrection
How to access at home the graces of Divine Mercy Sunday: https://youtu.be/btiU8-JeOag
Daily mass and reflection with Bishop Robert Barron: https://www.wordonfire.org/daily-mass/
From Isolation to Evangelisation...: A message from Evangelisation Fieldworker, Maryvale Institute
Faith at home: Childrens liturgy and stations of the cross
Prayers during this time of illnes: www.liturgyoffice.org.uk/Resources/Flu/Prayer-Flu.pdf
Wednesday Word: “Wednesday Word “ is written by Father Henry Wansborough O.S.B. and contains his reflections on the Sunday Readings. See http://wednesdayword.org/sunday-gospel.htm
Catholic newspapers now online: Due to the Coronavirus, UK Catholic Diocesan newspapers have been posted online at www.ChurchPaper.co.uk
For whatever reason you have chosen to visit this website we hope that it will be practical and inspirational for you. For more information about what is available on the website, please visit our welcome page. If you are enquiring after the times of Services or weekly events please visit our weekly newsletter. Saint Augustine’s community is a very diverse and active community and is served by Father Dominic Kavanagh, Father Paul Devaney and Deacon Kevin O’Connor. We also have living within the parish Father Fred Sheldon, now retired from full-time ministry. Our community is made up of families living within the parish but also those living in the neighbouring areas and who use or visit Saint Augustine’s Church as it is conveniently situated at the beginning of the High Street in Solihull. We hope that your visit will be a prayerful and helpful experience. Please be assured of our prayers for you and may we ask you to remember the parish community in your prayers so that we may continue to be ardent yet gentle servants of the Gospel. Wishing you God’s special Blessings.
Archdiocese of Birmingham
This Parish is part of the Archdiocese of Birmingham: Registered Charity No. 234216.
Churches Together in Central Solihull
This Parish is a participating member of Churches Together in Central Solihull.
Going into Hospital
If you are going into hospital or a care home and want to see a Priest whilst there, please phone one of the Priests on 0121 705 0228, or tell the nursing staff you wish to see a Priest.Father Roger Raven is the Chaplain for Heartlands Hospital and Solihull Hospital and may be contaced at the Chaplain's Office on - 0121 424 1369.In an emergency please contact the switch board -0121 424 2000 and ask them to page the on call Catholic Priest.
St Augustine's Catholic Primary
Headteacher - Mrs J Foley BSc QTS
Tel: 0121 705 4355
Fax: 0121 705 9489