Parishioners will often contribution regularly to the running of the parish and Catholic charities such as:

  • APF (Association for the Propagation of the Faith)
  • Missio
  • the Children’s Catholic Society
  • the diocese initiative Our Mission Together.

In addition over the year there are a number of retiring collections taken after Mass.

BeneficiaryUsual dateMore information
Diocesan Children's Society Christmas Crib Offering/Collection Catholic Children's Society (Shrewsbury Diocese)
Society for the Protection of Unborn Children (SPUC)JanuarySPUC
Priests' Retirement Fund JanuaryDiocese of Shrewsbury - Retired Priests' Fund
Lenten Alms Lent
Racial Justice (optional)FebruaryShrewsbury Diocese - Justice and Peace Groups
CAFOD: Family Fast DayLent and OctoberCAFOD
Holy Places Good Friday
World Communications Day Ascension(May)
Day for Life JuneDay for Life
Peter's PenceJuneVatican - Peter's Pence
Apostleship of the Sea JulyAoS
Catholic Education Service (optional)SeptemberCES
Home Mission Sunday SeptemberHome Mission Sunday
World Mission Sunday (APF) OctoberMissio
Clergy Education & Training Fund NovemberDiocese of Shrewsbury - Clergy Education and Training

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