HOLY CROSS CHURCH
Dear family of Holy Cross,
I pray that this message finds you well and joyful. Every day when I offer the
Holy Mass, I remember you and bring your spiritual, social, emotional and
economical strains to the Lord in prayer. It is also difficult for me to offer daily
the Holy Mass in an empty church. I humbly ask you too to remember me in your
The design of the new Holy Cross Church logo is almost complete. The Holy Cross is raised high above a roof, which is both a symbol of God’s church – his people – and the Church building here in Catford where we all gather. The colourful figurese encirclingthe Holy Eucharist represent our vibrant and active community, with Jesus, the Head of the church supporting us with his love and strength. However, beforei itslaunch I welcome your suggestions. The existing logo will remain but will be used for specific purposes only.
I have received a number of enquiries asking when we can resume administering Baptism, First Holy Communion and Confirmation to the children of our parish.
Unfortunately, the simple answer is that we have to wait until we receive guidance from our diocese. We are looking forward to celebrating these sacraments soon. In the meantime, let me take this opportunity to thank our many catechists who prepare our
families and children to receive these sacraments. Please do not miss an important message in page number 8 of the newsletter regarding the parish council.
United in Christ we are never alone,