29 SUNDAY Fourth after Epiphany, St Francis de Sales, double. Second prayers and last Gospel of the Sunday. White. Second Vespers of St Francis to the Little Chapter, thence of St Martini, with commemorations of St Francis and the Sunday. Red. [In diocese of Clifton, third prayers for the Bishop.]
30 Monday St Martina, Virgin Martyr, double. Red.
31 Tuesday St Peter Nolasco, Confessor, double. White.
1 Wednesday St Ignatius, Bishop Martyr, double. Red.
2 Thursday (FEASTDAY OF DEVOTION) THE PURIFICATION OF THE BVM, double of the second class, Creed, Preface of Christmas. White. Plenary Indulgence. Before Mass the Candles are blessed.
v After Compline, Ave Maria until Maundy Thursday
3 Friday St Paul, First Hermit, double (transferred from 15 January). Second prayers of St Blasé Bishop Martyr. White. Abstention.
4 Saturday St Andrew Corsini, Bishop Confessor, double. White.
The Parish Church of St Mary, Dunchurch-road Rugby, is served by the Institute of Charity (the Rosminians). The Very Rev AM Rinolfi is the Provincial, and the Revv Joseph Akeroyd, William J A Sheehy and Peter Castellano are also based in the parish. On Sundays and Holydays Mass is at 7.00 and 10.00. Catechism is at 3.00, and Vespers, Sermon and Bendiction is at 6.00. Weekday Mass is at 7.00 in Summer and 7.30 in Winter. Rosary, lecture and Benediction every Thursday at 8.00. Stations of the Cross on Fridays in Lent.
In 2017 the Parish is still served by the Rosminians but is called St Marie’s. Fr Tony Furlong is the Parish Priest, supported by Frs Tony Baxter and John Bucker. The Parish Deacon is the Rev Gerald Nowoski. Anticipated Sunday Mass is on Saturday at 6.00 pm. On Sundays Mass is at 10.00 and 6.00 pm. Mass in Polish is at 12.30. On Holydays Mass is at 10.00 and 7.00 pm. Weekday Mass is at 10.00. Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament is from 8.00 am to 7.00 pm on Mondays and includes Morning Prayer at 8.50. Confessions are on Sunday 9.30 to 9.55, and on Saturdays from 10.00 to 11.00 and from 5.30 to 5.55pm.