Prayer to Pen – Prayer for Ukraine & Russia

By Father Frank Ryan OMI Why PrayThe New Testament is very much a a historical account of the life of Jesus, andthe pages hold records of over 38 miracles that benefitted thousands (loaves andfishes) of people. We see clearly Jesus’s empathy with the suffering and distressof ordinary people. He gives us hope when all other solutions have beenexhausted. Prayer is […]

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Consecration Prayer for Ukraine and Russia – March 25th 2022

The Vatican has released the text for the consecration prayer for Ukraine and Russia for March 25 The Vatican has sent to bishops around the world the text of the prayer that Pope Francis will read on March 25th for the consecration of Ukraine and Russia. O Mary, Mother of God and our Mother, in this time of trial we […]

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Prayer For The Entire School

Thank you, to a member of our Confirmation class who has written a prayer for the entire school.   Dear Lord, We thank and praise you for the Staff members and parents of children who are in our community at St. Joseph’s. We thank you for our Parish, helping us to have the church and community we have before our […]

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Update: Preparations to re-open for Private Prayer (Video)

Here is the latest update regarding preparations and procedures which are to be implemented for the re-opening of our church for private prayer. These may change according to the recommendations of the Diocese and the Welsh Government. Please keep checking on our website and Facebook page for further updates. God Bless, St. Joseph’s OMI Catholic Church, Colwyn Bay, North Wales, […]

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Coronavirus Lockdown Newsletter Special

Dear Friends, We have recently published a special Newsletter detailing our upcoming Church events during the Coronavirus Lockdown. As with all parishes throughout the UK, St. Joseph’s Church is closed to the public. We intend to hold some Services and Masses live streamed through Facebook, which will later be posted onto YouTube and this website. We will also be praying […]

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PUBLIC LETTER FROM THE PRESIDENCY – CBCEW – 18.3.2020

CATHOLIC BISHOPS’ CONFERENCE OF ENGLAND AND WALES A letter from the President and Vice-President on behalf of all the Bishops of the Conference Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ, In response to the Coronavirus pandemic, so many aspects of our lives must change. This includes the ways in which we publicly express our faith. It is very clear that, following […]

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