Advent and Christmas

Advent and Christmas at Christ the King Chingford

Advent and Christmas at Christ the King

Advent comes from the Latin adventus, meaning ‘arrival’ or ‘coming’. It’s a key time in which we prepare ourselves to celebrate the Lord coming into the world as the incarnate God of love.

Advent and Christmas at Christ the King Chingford

The Advent Noticeboards

Week 1 Hope

Week 2 Love

Week 3 Joy

Week 4 Peace

Full Programme from 17th December to 6th January 2023

Christmas Offerings on 24th and 25th December are your personal gift to the Parish Priest. If you wish to Gift Aid your offering, please use a Gift Aid envelope.

Saturday 17th December
6.00pm Vigil Mass

Sunday 18th December Fourth Sunday of Advent (A) (Expectant Mothers)
9.00am Mass
11.00am Mass (Also available on Live Stream)

Monday 19th December
9.30am Mass (Also available on Live Stream)

Tuesday 20th December
11.30am-12.30pm Private Prayer
7.30pm Mass (Divine Worship Missal) (Also available on Live Stream)

Wednesday 21st December
3.00-4.00pm Private Prayer

Thursday 22nd December
11.00am The Rosary
11.30am Mass followed by Adoration and Benediction (Also available on Live Stream)

Saturday 24th December (Evening) The Nativity of the Lord
11.00-11.30am Confessions
5.30pm The Christmas Story (Also available on Live Stream)
6.00pm Vigil Mass with Preparation of the Crib (Also available on Live Stream)
11.30pm Carols (Also available on Live Stream)
12.00 Midnight Mass (Also available on Live Stream)

Sunday 25th December Christmas Day
10.00am Mass (Also available on Live Stream)

Tuesday 27th – Thursday 29th December
10.00am Mass (Also available on Live Stream)

Saturday 31st December
6.00pm Vigil Mass

Sunday 1st January (Mary, Mother of God)
9.00am Mass
11.00am Mass (Also available on Live Stream)

Tuesday 3rd January
7.30pm Mass (Also available on Live Stream)

Thursday 5th January
11.00am The Rosary
11.30am Mass, Adoration and Benediction (Also available on Live Stream)

Friday 6th January (Epiphany)
10.00am Mass (Also available on Live Stream)
7.30pm Mass (Also available on Live Stream)

Weekend services on 7th– 8th January are as normal

Wishing you a Peaceful and Blessed Christmas

Pope’s Prayer Intention for February 2024

For the terminally ill.  We pray for the sick who are in the final stages of life, and for their families; may they always receive the necessary medical and human care, and the accompaniment they need.

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