December 21 to December 27
Cardinal C Murphy-O'Connor (Westminster): Sun: No Public Engagements.
Archbishop V Nichols (Birmingham): Sun:7:30pin Carol Service, Sacred Heart, Hanley. Wed: I lam M St Joseph's Home, Harbome. Thu: Midnight Mass, Metropolitan Cathedral Church 8t Minor Basilica of St Chad, Birmingham; am: M HMP Birmingham.
Archbishop P Kelly (Liverpool): Sun: llam M Metropolitan Cathedral of Christ the King, Liverpool; 3pm: Solemn Evening Prayer, St Mary, Leyland. Mon:11:30am Nugent Care Society Governing Body, Liverpool; 12:30pm M Nugent Care Society, Liverpool. Tuc:8am Merseyside Church Leaders' mtg, Bishop's Lodge, Liverpool; 12noon: Christmas Lunch with Archdiocesan Staff, Liverpool Archdiocesan Centre for Evangelisation. Wed:4pm Vesper Carol Service, Metropolitan Cathedral of Christ the King, Liverpool; 7pm: M HMP Alteourse. Thu:12 midnight: Solemn Mass of Christmas, Metropolitan Cathedral of Christ the King. Liverpool: 9am: M LIMP Wymott; 10ain: M IIMP V4'yinott. Archbishop K McDonald (Southwark): Wed:11:15pm Christmas Mass of Midnight, St George's Cathedral. Thu:10am Christmas Family Mass, St George's Cathedral.
Bishop K Conry (Arundel & Brighton):Wed:Cclebrates Midnight Mass, Arundel Cathedral. Thu:9:30am M Arundel Cathedral.
Bishop P Pargdter (B•liani auxil):Sun:12noon M Si Michael's, Wolverhampton; 8:30pm M Featherstone Prison. Wed:11pm M West Indian Chaplaincy, Aston. Bishop T McMahon (Brentwood): Sun:4pm Service of Nine Lessons & Carols, Cathedral. Mon:6pm V Homeless, Anchor House, Canning Town; 7:30pm V Homeless, Night Shelter, Plaistow. Tue:8pm Penitential Service, Cathedral. Wed:8pni M Stock; 10pm: M Cathedral, Carols & Midnight Mass, Cathedral. Thu:9am M Stock; 11:30am M Cathedral.
Bishop D Lang (Clifton): Tue:12.30pm CAFOD Mass, London. Wed:12pm Midnight Mass, Clifton Cathedral, Bristol. Fri:11 am M Clifton Cathedral, Bristol.
Bishop M Evans (East Anglia): Sun:10.30am M St George's, Norwich. Wed: M LIMP Wayland; Midnight Mass, St John's Cathedral. Thu: BBC Radio Norfolk (Thought for the Day etc). Bishop J Rawslhorne (Hallam): Sun:9.I5am 40th Anniversary, St Anthony's Gleadiess, Sheffield. Tue:12.30prn St Wilfrid's DropIn Centre. Wed:1 I :30prn M Cathedral. Thu:10.30am M Cathedral. Bishop A Griffiths (Hexham & Newcastle): Wed:1.15pin M HMP Acklington, Northumberland; 8pm: Christmas Vigil Mass, St Mary's Cathedral, Newcastle. Bishop P O'Donoghue (Lancaster): Wed: Christmas Vigil Mass, Lancaster Farms Prison; Midnight Mass, Cathedral, Lancaster. Thu: Christmas Mass, Lancaster Castle Prison, Bishop D Konstant (Leeds): Mon:3pm M & Pre-Christmas Celebration, Hinsley Hall. Tue:10:30am Diocesan Seminarians' Reunion, Hinsley Hall. Wed:6pm Christmas Vigil Mass, Cathedral. Thu:11 am M Cathedral. Fri:3pm V to Mt St Joseph's Home, Leeds.
Bishop A Roche (coadjutor, Leeds): Sun:5pm Presides at Christmas Carol Service, Cathedral. Mon: ICEL Conference, Hinsley Hall; 3pm: M & PrcChristmas Celebration, Hinsley Hall. Tue:10:30am Mtg with Diocesan Seminarians, Hinsley Hall. Wed: Celebrates Midnight Mass, Cathedral. Thu:10:30am M Arniley Prison, Leeds.
Bishop V Malone (L; pool auxi1): Thu: M HMP Walton.
Bishop T Wdlianw (L'pool auxt I Thu: 9am: Mass at Hindley Young Offenders Institute; I lam: M Christmas Day, Metrepoli lain Cathedral of Christ the King, Liverpool.
Bishop J Crowley (Middlesbrough): Wed:Midnight Christmas Mass, Cathedral. Thu:10am M Cathedral. Fri:midday V Nazareth House.
Bishop M McMahon (Nottingham): Sun:11am M Holy Cross Priory. Leicester. Wed: Midnight Mass, Si Bamabas Cathedral. Thu: 9am M Poor Clare Monastery, Bulwell; 11.15am M St Barnabas Cathedral.
Bishop C Hollis (Portsmouth): Sun: M St John's Cathedral, Portsmouth, Wed: Midnight Mass, St John's Cathedral, Portsmouth. Thu:10.30am Christmas Day St John's Cathedral, Portsmouth. Bishop '1' Brain (Salford): Sun:11am M & Anointing of the Sick, Little Sisters of the Poor, Plymouth Grove, Manchester; 3pm: Disabled Living Carol Service, Manchester Cathedral. Thu: Midnight Mass, St John's Cathedral, Salford; 9am: M LIMP Manchester.
Bishop B Noble (Shrewsbury): Sun:10am Eucharist, Nazareth House, Birkenhead. Wed:11:30pm Carols followed by Midnight Mass, Cathedral. Thu:am Christmas Morning Mass, IIMP Shrewsbury.
Bishop C Henderson (S'wark Auxil): Wed: Midnight Mass. Sacred Heart Convent, Blackheath, SE3. Thu:9:15am M HMP Belmarsh.
Bishop J Hine (S•wark
Mon:ani Hosting mtg for Church Leaders, West Mailing. Thu:arn M HMP Swaleside.
Bishop H Tripp (S•wark Auxil): Wed:5pm Blesses the crib at St Teresa 's Home for the Elderly. Wimbledon. Thu:8:30arn M Wandsworth Prison, Bishop A Hopes (W'rninster Auxil): Sute9.30am M IIMP Wormwood Scrubs. Mon/Tue: Interviews & Engagements, Archbishop's House. Wed:4.15pm Vespers, Westminster Cathedral: 5pni: V Nazareth House, Hammersmith; 7.30pm Blessing of Crib followed by Mass, Nazareth House, Hammersmith; '1 (pm: Carol Service followed by Midnight Mats, Our Lady of Victories, Kensington. Thu: I 0.30am M HMYOI Feltham. Bishop B Langley (W'rninster Auxil): Wed:8pm M St Anne's, Underwood Road, Thu:10.30am Solemn Mass, Westminster Cathedral.
Bishop J O'Brien (W'minster. Herts area): Sun: 3pm QE II Hospital Philippine Nurses Mass, Welwyn Garden City. Wed: 2.15pin M HMP The Mount, Bovingdon; Midnight Mass St Mark's, Hemel I lcmpstead West. Bishop G Stack (WIninster area): Wed:12 Midnight Mass, Westminster Cathedral.
WALES Archbishop P Smith (Cardiff): Sun: 10am Blessing of Stained Glass Window in Our Lady & St Patrick's Church, Maesteg. Tue:7am Interview on 'Good Morning Wales' at the BBC Studios, Llandalf. Wed: Curial Offices Closed Re-open on Tuesday. 2nd January 2004.
Bishop E Regan (Wrexham): Wed:2pm V & Blessing at Meadowslea (Penley)Hospital; Midnight Mass, Cathedral. Thu: 9am Christmas Mass, Cathedral; I tam: Welsli Mass, Hillbury House Nursing Home, Wrexham. Fri:12noon M Cat hedi al.
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