Welcome to St Peter's Parish, Bromsgrove
Second Sunday of Easter Year B
Thomas, called the Twin, who was one of the Twelve, was not with them when Jesus came. When the disciples said, ‘We have seen the Lord’, he answered, ‘Unless I see the holes that the nails made in his hands and can put my finger into the holes they made, and unless I can put my hand into his side, I refuse to believe.’ Eight days later the disciples were in the house again and Thomas was with them.
The doors were closed, but Jesus came in and stood among them. ‘Peace be with you’ he said. Then he spoke to Thomas, ‘Put your finger here; look, here are my hands. Give me your hand; put it into my side. Doubt no longer but believe.’ Thomas replied, ‘My Lord and my God!’ Jesus said to him:
‘You believe because you can see me.
Happy are those who have not seen and yet believe.’
There were many other signs that Jesus worked and the disciples saw, but they are not recorded in this book. These are recorded so that you may believe that Jesus is the Christ, the Son of God, and that believing this you may have life through his name.
An Act of Spiritual Communion for those who cannot attend Mass (St Alphonsus Liguori)
I believe that You
are present in the Most Holy Sacrament.
I love You above all things,
and I desire to receive You into my soul.
Since I cannot at this moment
receive You sacramentally,
come at least spiritually into my heart. I embrace You as if You were already there and unite myself wholly to You. Never permit me to be separated from You. Amen.
(Recommended by The Catholic Bishops' Conference (CBCEW) for use when we cannot attend Mass)
What's New (click on any item in colour below)
Instructions for booking Masses - how, when and which Masses
New information for Wardens
Pope Francis : Catechesis on Prayer 28
Bishop Barron's weekly homily : Life in the Church
Prayers on this website Psalm for the week and added prayers
PDFs from the Year of the Word course are now available to all parishioners
Poster for next ACTA Zoom meeting "Where does our money go?"
Masses streamed online
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Daily Mass Readings
Pray as you go
Traditional Catholic Prayers