Stabat Mater Menevia

Stabat Mater Menevia
We praise you O Lord and we bless you, for by thy Holy Cross thou hast redeemed the world

Saturday, 18 December 2021

4th Sunday of Advent

 Dear Friends 

Holy Mass will be celebrated on 19th December for the fourth Sunday in Advent at Sacred Heart , Morriston. Swansea  at 1pm

With thanks to Canon Jason Jones for offering the Mass 

We are awaiting news about Holy Mass on Christmas Eve and further details will be published as soon as they are available 

Many thanks for your continued support 

Tom and Elaine  Sharpling 

Saturday, 16 October 2021

A reminder abkut Holy Mass October

 A quick reminder that Holy Mass is taking place tomorrow Sunday 17th October at 1pm at Sacred Heart Morriston by Kind permission of Canon Jason Jones 

We look forward to seeing you at the Mass 

All are welcome   The Mass will be of the 21st Sunday after Pentecost 

In addition please note that owing to changes made by Google, automated notifications will no longer be coming from this site. 

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Wednesday, 29 September 2021

Alteration to Mass Time in October

 Good Morning

Please note that due to clergy vacations Holy Mass on the first Sunday of October (3rd October) has been Cancelled

The next scheduled celebration of Holy Mass in the ExtrOrdinary Form will be on the third Sunday and f October which will be the 17th October  at 1pm Sacred Heart Morriston 

There is also a fifth Sunday in October which it is planned to also have Holy Mass in the extraordinary Form , also at Sacred Heart 

Other times will be published as they become a Aula le 

Meanwhile I have attended the Latin Mass Society server training event at Spanish Place where we received instruction in serving at the LowMass  I hope to be able to out this into practice as soon as possible  many thanks to the Latin Mass Society for organising the event 

Finally I am always happy to be contacted with enquiries about times and logistics of the Holy Mass   You can do that on my email address or by mobile 07790579473 

With best wishes and hoping to see you all on the third Sunday of October 

Tom Sharpling 

Latin Mass Society Representative 

Diocese of Menevia 

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Friday, 17 September 2021

Holy Mass 19th September, Sacred Heart, Morriston, 1pm

Seventeenth Sunday After Pentecost

"Thou shalt love the Lord thy God with thy whole heart , with thy whole soul and with thy whole mind.  Thou shalt love the neighbour as thyself"

The next celebration of the Holy Mass in the Extraordinary Form will take place on Sunday 19th September at Sacred Heart Morriston at 1p.m.

Ongoing,  there will be Holy Mass on the 1st, 3rd and (when there is one),  the 5th Sunday of each month, until further notice, or as otherwise advised.

Further information will be provided about Mass on the fourth Sunday as soon as possible 

We look forward to seeing as many people as possible a week on Sunday at Holy Mass 

Many thanks for your understanding 

Holy Mass on Sunday will be of the 17th Sunday after Pentecost

In the Liturgy today, we hear about the great commandment of charity towards God and our neighbour.  "The precept is twofold",  says St, Augustine.  "But charity is one. we love God above all and our neighbour for his sake"

Saturday, 21 August 2021


 The next celebration of the Holy Mass in the Extraordinary Form will take place on Sunday 29th August at Sacred Heart Morriston 

Please note that there will be NO Mass this weekend (Sunday 22nd August) at Haverfordwest 

Further information will be provided about Mass on the fourth Sunday as soon as possible 

We look forward to seeing as many people as possible a week on Sunday at Holy Mass 

Many thanks for your understanding 

Saturday, 14 August 2021

Feast of the Assumption and General Update

 Dear Friends 

Holy Mass will be offered at Sacred Heart Morriston at 1pm tomorrow Sunday 15th August at 1pm by kind permission of Canon Jason Jones. 

Please make every effort to support this Mass 

The latest information we have is that there has been interim permission granted by His Grace Archbishop Stack that Holy Mass in the Extraordinary Form can continue within the diocese until further instructions are given later in the year 

We are grateful for this and express our thanks to the Archbishop for his 

Tuesday, 20 July 2021


 Dear Friends, 

Thank you all for your ongoing support and prayer concerning the continuation of the Holy Mass according to the 1962 Missal in the Menevia Diocese. 

We are grateful to Archbishop George Stack for allowing Holy Mass to take place at St David and St Patrick, Haverfordwest  as planned,  at 3pm on Sunday 25th July. 

We are of course awaiting further direction regarding regulation of the Holy Mass according to the 1962 Missal,  but this is very welcome news.   We would be grateful if those who are able to attend would do so this Sunday to show our gratitude for this move, and in support of our priests, Canon Jason Jones, Father Paul Brophy and Father Liam Bradley who serve us in the celebration of the Holy Mass.  We are extremely grateful to them also.

We also express our gratitude to those priests who host the Traditional Mass in their parishes ,  and for the kind welcome they have extended to us over the months and years.

Should anybody wish to attend the Mass and be unsure about the location,  please visit out site at

There you will find detailed directions to each of our Mass Centres
We can also be contacted as follows 

Test or Mobile Phone   07702 230993  -  Elaine
text or Mobile Phone   07790579473    -  Tom 

Please do not hesitate to contact us if there is anything you need to know.  

Of course there will be further updates as time goes by,  You can view these by visiting our website, as outlined above.  We expect there to be further direction once the full details of the new Motu Proprio have been studied,  but we remain prayerful and hopeful that the Holy Mass will be able to continue in the diocese on an ongoing basis

With Very Best Wishes 

Tom and Elaine Sharpling
Diocesan Representatives of the Latin Mass Society
Supporting the Traditional Latin Mass within the Catholic Diocese of Menevia