News & Notes

Download the full April 2015 News & Notes newsletter to make sure you have all the latest news and notes regarding Soho Masses.

The LGBT Catholics Westminster Pastoral Council welcomes lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgendered Catholics, parents, families and friends to Masses on 2nd & 4th Sundays of each month.

LGBT Catholics Westminster Pastoral Council Members & Liaison Responsibilities: 
Brian  Armstrong (Refreshments Rota), Neil Cocking (Secretary & Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults Contact), Trish Fowlie (Parents Liaison), Pavol Gabaj (Trans Liaison), Arthur Govan (Website), David Hothersall , Godfrey Kawalya, Robert Kirabira, Sarah Kelsall (Treasurer), Nick O’Shea (Farm Street Parish Council), Sherwyn Sicat (Chair), Joe Stanley (Co-Chair).                                                                                  

Survey results
Here is a link to the recent Survey carried out amongst members of our community

You can also check out LGBT Catholics Westminster on Facebook (LGBT Catholics, their families and friends). 

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Forthcoming Events

Forthcoming Masses:

From April 2013

2nd & 4th Sundays - 1815hrs (6.15pm) mass

Other masses atThe Church of the Immaculate Conception, Farm st

Sundays: 6pm (Sat), 8am, 9.30am (Family Mass), 11am (Sung Latin), 12.30pm, 4.15pm, 6.15pm

Weekdays and Holy days of Obligation: 8am , 1.05pm , 6pm

Saturdays: 8am ; 6pm (First Mass of Sunday)


Public Holidays: 1.05pm (Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament at 12:30pm)

LATEST Press Statement issued on behalf of the SMPC


ROME PILGRIMAGE?  Ever thought about an LGBT-friendly pilgrimage to Rome? The London-based LGBT Catholics Westminster is considering a pilgrimage to Rome later in 2014 Please see the latest News & Notes for information.

Soho Masses Bookstall - If It Wasn't Love: Sex, Death and God, Bernard Lynch tells a story of many people's stories; here for the first time is a truth birthed from fear and oppression and redeemed by love.
- Silence Speaks. Robert Nugent SDS tells the story of 4 towering 20th Century Church figures: Teilhard de Chardin SJ, Yves Congar OP, John Courtney Murray SJ, & Thomas Merton OCSO. Orders can be taken for Jesus: An Historical Approximation, Jose Antonio Pagola - See Mark Dowd’s recent Tablet interview with the author.

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