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Sunday evening Adoration will include a recitation of the Rosary at about 6.05 pm led by the laity. All welcome.

University Student Weekly Mass

This is a Mass for Catholic students of De Montfort Uni. and Uni. of Leicester which holds every Monday in term time here @ Holy Cross Priory Church @ 6.10pm.

Priory Roof Campaign

Please click here to donate and support the Priory Roof replacement.

Do something amazing today – Give Blood!

There are currently low fill rates of blood donations at the Leicester Donor Centre. Do something amazing. Support your NHS by giving blood! Twitter: @GiveBloodNHS; Facebook: givebloodnhs; Visit www.blood.co.uk for more.

For church opening times for Mass and livestream schedule on HolyCrossTV Leicester, please see side bar. For alternative Mass livestreams in the UK, please click here.

Talks about Medjugorje by Fr Leon Pereira OP

Please click to see video 1, video 2 and a playlist for short videos. We all remember Fr Leon with affection.

From the Office:

  • Scripture Study: Continues online (Zoom) on Tuesday 26th October 2021 @ 7.45pm looking at Mark 10 from verse 46, offline meeting to be announced soon. Previous study meeting audio recordings are available here. There will be no Scripture Study meeting on Tuesday 2nd November 2021 as Fr Richard is away!
  • Covid-19 Vaccine: The Catholic Bishops of England and Wales urge you to get the vaccine when it is your turn. NHS England has produced videos of clinicians speaking in different languages to help ensure messages about the importance of getting a COVID-19 vaccine are clear for all, especially useful if someone in your family speaks a different language.
  • Professor Boylan on the musical history of Holy Cross (Published in the Leicestershire Historian – and here with the author’s permission)
  • 2021 – Year of St. Joseph, see more here


Please see Parish finances 2019/20 and consider donating to the parish.

Catholic Students at Uni of Leicester (UoL) & De Montfort Uni (DMU)

  • Please send your contacts to the Prior Fr John Patrick Kenrick
  • Students usually attend the 7pm Sunday Mass
  • Weekday Mass on campus will depend on Covid-19 regulations

October 2021 Newsletter

Please see news and events from the Diocese and news and events outside the parish