27 SUNDAY, twelfth after Pentecost. St Joseph Calasanctius, Confessor, double. Second prayers and last Gospel of Sunday. White. Second Vespers of the Feast to the Little Chapter, thence of St Augustine (antiphon O Doctor), commemoration of the preceding, the Sunday and St Hermes, Martyr. [In Diocese of Nottingham, Dedication of the Cathedral, double of the First Class (with an Octave in the city of Nottingham, during which commemoration of the Octave and Creed). Second prayers and last Gospel of Sunday. White. Second Vespers of the Feast, commemoration of St Augustine and of the Sunday.]
28 Monday St Augustine, Bishop Confessor Doctor, double. Second prayers of St Hermes, Martyr. Creed. White. [In the city of Newcastle, Octave of the Dedication of the Cathedral, double. Second prayers of St Hermes, Martyr. White.]
29 Tuesday The Beheading of St John the Baptist, greater double. Second prayers of St Sabina, Martyr. Red.
30 Wednesday St Rose of Lima, Virgin, double. Second prayers of Sts Felix and Adauctus, Martyrs. White.
31 Thursday St Aidan, Bishop Confessor, double. White. [In Diocese of Liverpool Plenary Indulgence.]
1 Friday St Raymond Nonnatus, Confessor, double. Second prayers of St Giles, Abbot, third prayers of the Twelve Holy Brothers, Martyrs. White. Abstinence.
2 Saturday St Stephen, King Confessor, semidouble. Second prayers A cunctis, Third prayers free. White.
The parish of St Mary in Brewood is served by the Rev John Grenside. Mass on Sunday is at 8.45 and 10.30, Evening service at 3.00 in winter and 6.00 in summer. Mass on Holydays at 9.00 and on weekdays at 8.00. Confessions on Saturdays at 3.00 and 7.00 pm.
In 2017 the parish is served by Fr Paul Smith, supported by the Parish Deacon, the Rev Stephen Gee. On Sunday Mass at St Mary’s is at 11.00, while a 9.00 am Mass is said at St Michael’s C of E church in Penkridge. Mass on Holydays at 9.00 and at 7.00 pm. Weekday Mass at 9.00 am as advertised in the parish bulletin. Confessions on Saturday 2.00 to 2.15. The parish priest also serves HMP Brinsfad, HMP Featherstone and HMP Oakwood.