Sunday 17th April 2022


                Parish Priest: Fr. Michael DeverTel. 0161 224 1498   



                     St. Mary of the Angels & St. Clare Church, Elbow St, Levenshulme, M19 3PY

                                           St. Richard Church, Sutcliffe Avenue, Longsight, M12 5TN

       Resident at St. Mary’s Presbytery: Fr. Martin Dowd, Chaplain to the Central Manchester Hospital



Sunday 17th April 2022                                                 


  E A S T E R   S U N D A Y                                                    

                  “Stay with us, Lord, on our Journey”                                                 




Easter Sunday – 9.30am Mass at St. Richard’s

                        11.00am Mass at St. Mary’s

Bank Holiday Monday – 10.00am Mass at St. Richard’s

Tuesday – 9.30am Mass at St. Mary’s

7pm. Reception of the Body of Francis ‘Bob’ Dolan at St. Mary’s

Wednesday – 10am Funeral Mass for Bob Dolan at St. Mary’s

Thursday- 9.30am Mass at St. Mary’s

Friday – 9.15am Mass at St. Richard’s

Saturday 10am Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament

               followed by 11am Mass at St. Mary’s.

Vigil Mass 5pm at St. Richard’s & 6.30pm at St. Mary’s


CONFESSIONS: Saturday 11.30am – 12noon at St. Mary’s

                               Saturday 4.30pm to 4.50pm at St. Richard’s


Pray for the Sick and Housebound and all those who are suffering from the coronavirus and others who are sick at this time, including Dee Hegarty, Joe Murphy, Sarah & Stacey Todd,  Tom Dunne, Nancy Boyle, Bryne Lynch,  Michael Browne,  Mike Clyne,   Kathleen McLaughlin, Margaret Cawley,  Kathleen McGuigan,  Maureen Kennedy,  Kathleen Durkan, Neville Wright,   Graham Edwards, Karl McGlynn,  Steven Teague, Margaret McAteer, Frank Kelly, Jackson Giles, Joe Micalef, Jim Hynes, Anna Kerrigan, Maria Valgamilli, Judy Miller, Alan Smith, Sarah Mitchell,  Mary Regan, Mary McGlade,  Christine Jackson, Mary Dunne. Please inform the Parish Office if anyone needs to be taken off this list.


Lately Dead: Francis ‘Bob’ Dolan, Dan Rodgers, Mary Dunne, Cornelius Doherty, Fr. John Gott, John Joseph Kenny, Jimmy Mitchell, Pat Smyth.

Anniversary: Michael Dunne, Frank McEllin, Attractá Prendergast, Sean Deay, Barbara Ethel Scott, Gerry Mackrell.  

Birthday Remembrance: Marie Clerkin.

Speedy Recovery: Sean Maher

Special Intention: Samantha Whitehead, Masie Callaghan


FROM THE DIOCESE: Caritas Diocese of Salford response to war in Ukraine. As we prepare for the arrival of Ukrainian people arriving in Salford Diocese, we have included a Donate Button to our updates on the website: Funds raised will be available to individuals and groups hosting people to provide the practical support (e.g. purchase items left behind) and to facilitate support, advice and signposting


WELCOME: We welcome into our Community of Believers Marianne, Keith and Eryn who took part in this year’s RCIA programme and received the Sacraments at our Easter Vigil. Please keep them in your prayers as they continue on their Journey of Faith.


ST. MARY’S SUNDAY BREAKFAST – Please note there will be NO Sunday Breakfast served in the hall this Sunday.


BANK HOLIDAY MONDAY – Please note there will be Mass at St. Richard’s Church at 10am tomorrow morning only.


RED BOX 2021: Thank You!

In 2021, St. Robert of Newminster Parish raised £1,844.29 through our Red Boxes and donations to Missio and the Mill Hill Missionaries. Thank you! Our missionary community here is part of a worldwide network of people supporting missionaries through prayer and financial assistance. The founder of this network (APF/Missio), Pauline Jaricot, will be beatified in May this year. This remarkable lay woman’s life was marked by intense suffering and great trust in God. Visit to find out more about Pauline, and how your support of Missio changes lives for the better.


APF-MILL HILL – Red Box holders, annual members and promoters are encouraged to attend The Annual Mission Summer Mass which will take place on Saturday 25th June at 3pm at the Cathedral. Refreshments will be provided afterwards.


DAY TRIP TO LLANDUDNO –Saturday 30th April – Coach leaving from St. Mary’s Car Park at 8.50am. Return journey leaving Llandudno at 5.30pm. Cost £13 per person. See Peggy Sweeney or Bridie Mulligan to reserve a seat on the coach.



Newly decorated, own shower and toilet, own kitchen. Suit respectable gentleman.  References required. Tel. 0161 224 2339, after 6.30pm


WEEKLY NEWSLETTER: Please take a copy of the newsletter home to remind you of the times of services and events during the week. Please give a copy to anyone you know who is sick or housebound.


Items for the newsletter including Mass Intentions can be left at the Parish Office Tel. 0161 248 8836 or emailed to by Thursday midday. The weekend newsletter is published on Friday mornings!