Bound together by Faith

"We cultivate a very small field for Christ, but we love it, knowing that God does not require great achievements but a heart that holds back nothing for self". -- St. Rose Philippine Duchesne

We have found the Messiah

"In the inexpressible joy of this eternal vision, human nature will possess what eye has not seen or ear heard, what man's heart has never conceived." -- Pope St. Leo the Great

In God You Are Never Alone

"Have no fear of moving into the unknown. Simply step out fearlessly knowing that I am with you, therefore no harm can befall you; all is very, very well. Do this in complete faith and confidence". -- Pope John Paul II

The Blessed Mother

“May the Mother of Jesus and our Mother, always smile on your spirit, obtaining for it, from her Most Holy Son, every heavenly blessing.” -- Saint Padre Pio

Have Faith; Pray Without Ceasing

"Pray with great confidence, with confidence based upon the goodness and infinite generosity of God and upon the promises of Jesus Christ. God is a spring of living water which flows unceasingly into the hearts of those who pray." -- St. Louis de Montfort

St Andrews RC Church, Thornton Heath, Welcomes you in the Name of Jesus Christ

We are a community, strong in the love of Christ; a vibrant and friendly parish, and a community where diversity is celebrated. Our supportive clergy is fully complemented with a large number of active parish groups. We hope to journey together with you with the aim to help each other to grow in faith

How Much Do We know About St. Joseph?

Message from Deacon Tony — Third Sunday of Lent (A)  If today, 19th March, was not the third Sunday of Lent, it would be St Joseph’s Day.  It is a feast day so it has been transferred to tomorrow.  St Joseph is of high regard in the Catholic Church, to the point that he has two feast days, tomorrow and …

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Why Catholics Read About Saints

Message from Canon Francis — Second Sunday of Lent (A) Lent this year is surrounded by some of the Feast days of our National Saints. Ash Wednesday was the Feast of Saint David (patron of Wales); this Friday is the Feast of St Patrick (patron of Ireland); and just after Easter week is the Feast of St George (patron of England). We …

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Time To Reflect On The Mystery Of Our Redemption

Message from Fr John —First Sunday of Lent (A) We give thanks to God Almighty who has given us this opportunity to celebrate in this new month the season of Lent. Lent is a season in the life of the Church when we prepare to celebrate the joy of Easter through the passion and death of our Lord Jesus Christ. …

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The Forty Day Spiritual Journey

Message from Deacon Errol— 8th Sunday of the Year (A)  This week Christians around the world enter into the season of Lent, beginning on Ash Wednesday when we receive ashes on our foreheads as a sign of our penance and readiness to observe Lent.  Special emphasis is placed on fasting, praying, doing good works (Charity) and abstinence to help us …

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The Power Of The Spoken Word And Its Effect On The Audience

Message from Fr Emmanuel —7th Sunday of the Year (A) The virtue in giving consideration to people’s world view or opinions on some sensitive subject matter – Human life today, by those in authority, is a sure signal of a greater progress in promotion of human rights and dignity.  For it is of a quality of being to reckon things …

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