Fr FRANK

CANON FRANK O’SULLIVAN RIP

21 May 1921 ~ 22 December 2020

Fr Frank at his 95th Birthday & 60th Ordination Anniversary

Please read short bio below, detailing especially his time with us at St Joseph’s, followed by his retirement until his recent death.

Details of his funeral are below.

Eternal Rest Grant unto him O Lord, and let Perpetual Light Shine upon him. May he Rest in Peace. Amen.

Canon Frank’s Funeral

Canon Frank’s Requiem Mass will take place on Wednesday 20th January at 12 noon at St John the Baptist and will be livestreamed. The Principal Celebrant will be Archbishop John Wilson. Owing to current restrictions the maximum number of people who can attend is 30, and those places will be reserved for family.

His body will be received into church the night before (19th January) at 19:00 and there will be a private Vigil Mass at which Bishop John Hine will preside and preach. This will also be livestreamed.

Click on https://www.johnthebaptistpurley.org.uk/livestream/ to follow on the day.

Church re-opening from Saturday 9 January 2021

CHURCH RE-OPENING – Following a review of our counter measures against the Covid19 Pandemic, and of the availability of stewards,  we are pleased to report that commencing with the 10am Mass on Saturday 09 Jan 2021, St Joseph’s New Malden will re-open to the public for Holy Mass for all weekend Masses and all 10am weekday Masses, apart from Mondays & Fridays, when Mass will be live-streamed only.

You can book Masses here.

A reminder of how our booking system works and our live streaming timetable:

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Masses at St Joseph’s during the coronavirus pandemic

Daily 10am Mass live streamed from St Joseph’s.

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With more than 1,000 parishioners at Sunday Masses, and around 70 parish groups, St Joseph’s is a vibrant and varied parish, serving Catholics of every age, interest and background.
If you’re new to the parish, or just interested in Catholicism, why not come to
Sunday Mass at 9.30am, 11.30am and 5.30pm or  Saturday at 6pm. 

You are guaranteed a warm welcome. Then come and meet others over coffee (between the 9.30am & 11.30am Masses), and introduce yourself to Father Uche or Deacon John-Simon. Everyone is welcome.

Masses from 3 December

It has been confirmed by our diocese that no matter which tier we are in, parishioners will be able to participate and be present in person at Holy Mass from Thursday 3rd Dec 2020.

You can book Masses here.

A reminder of how our booking system works and our live streaming timetable:

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If you are a reader; extraordinary minister of Holy Communion; or a Steward, the Covid19 rotas will restart from Thursday 03 December 2020.

We look forward to seeing you in church.

Thank you