Catriona is a wife and mum. She attends a Catholic church in our area and shares how a visit to a Catholic Church in Italy was life-changing. Mary is a widow, has five children and is a semi-retired teacher. She also attends a Catholic church in our area and here shares a moment when she experienced God’s […]Read more "Faith Nation: Inspiring local video stories of faith"
The arts and nature express the beauty of creation and bring joy to the soul. Let us join the Pope in praying for artists, so that with their creativity, they continue showing us the greatness of God. “The arts give expression to the beauty of the faith and proclaim the Gospel message of the grandeur […]Read more "Pope Francis’ video message for Aug. 2017"
There is a wide range of spiritual and social activities organised across the Catholic churches in Bedford. Check out our forthcoming events page. You would be very welcome to join us. We organise a breadth of activities: from ‘Cream Teas’ to overseas visits, singing events, friendship and prayer groups, quizes and courses about the Christian […]Read more "Forthcoming events"
“God’s first step towards us is that of an anticipated and unconditional love. God loves first,” Pope Francis said on June 14, 2017. He added: “God does not love us because there is some reason that causes love. God loves us because He Himself is love, and love tends to spread and give by its […]Read more "God loves you"
We wish you every joy and blessing in 2019 and hope that you enjoy the quotations provided below. Ask and it will be given to you; search, and you will find; knock and the door will be opened for you. Jesus The object of a New Year is not that we should have a new […]Read more "New Year Blessings!"
Christmas and New Year are wonderful times of the year in our community of prayer and service. You are very welcome to join any of our activities. Links to information about the times of Christmas services can be found below. Perhaps you’re visiting the area, haven’t been to Mass for a while and / or […]Read more "A warm Christmas welcome awaits you"
A team of local Catholics were present at the River Festival in Bedford, 16 – 17 July 2016. Perhaps you met us there or picked up one of our contact cards? If you’d like to find out more about who we are, please do ring the Catholic church closest to you. Additional information is available […]Read more "Bedford River Festival 2016"
Peter’s Story Our society has made great strides in science and technology. But perhaps it lacks moral and ethical guidance? I believe that the Christian church can play a valuable role in providing such guidance. I have certainly learned a lot through attending a Catholic church and through reading Christian literature. It has brought peace […]Read more "I love being a Catholic because…"
First reading 1 John 1:1-4 © Something which has existed since the beginning, that we have heard, and we have seen with our own eyes; that we have watched and touched with our hands: the Word, who is life – this is our subject. That life was made visible: we saw it and we are giving […]Read more "Makes you think?"
There is an enormous amount offered by the Catholic community in Bedford and Kempston. On this page, you’ll find an overview of forthcoming events and information. If you see something that interests you, please do come along and join us. WEEKLY FIXTURE Do also take a look at our weekly fixtures page which lists a number […]Read more "Forthcoming Events and Info"