Shrovetide & Pancakes!

Pancakes will be available at our Cherubs apostolate on Tuesday if you’d fancy your hand at flipping them! Pop along to the Mad Hatter Inn, Kemptown from 6pm and enjoy some pancake fun… which won’t be as raucous as that had at Westminster School, London (see below)! The Monday and Tuesday before Ash Wednesday are…

Carissimi: Today’s Mass; Feria II of Quinquagesima

Feria II of Quinquagesima Sunday Missa: “Esto mihi in Deum protectórem” Quinquagesima is the name used in the Western Church for the Sunday before Ash Wednesday. It was also called Quinquagesima Sunday, Quinquagesimae, Estomihi, or Shrove Sunday. The name Quinquagesima originates from Latin quinquagesimus (fiftieth), referring to the fifty days before Easter Day using inclusive counting…