our Parish ‘If
you want to find the sacred space in your life, then you must want
will of course fail to live without blemish, but
failing is quite different from not even trying.’
to our Parish Church of the Divine Infant of Prague in Syston,
Leicestershire. We are a vibrant and welcoming community. We hope
that you will find the information you want from this website, but
use the contact button if you want to get in touch. If you are a
newcomer to our Parish, we would love to hear from you.
Letter from Bishop Patrick regarding Father Clement Orango (A short
statement regardi Fr Orango 24 July 2020)
The Latest news on church closures is that Churches
will not be opening just yet. We will let you know as soon
as that changes
is still the guidance offered by the Catholic Bishops’
Conference of England and Wales as follows:
Closure of Catholic Churches
to the need to stop the spread of COVID-19 and the need for social
distancing, we have had to take the difficult decision to close
Catholic churches to the public until further notice. Rest
assured we will continue to provide news, resources and
information to help you keep Christ at the centre of your lives at
Sadly, this means that nobody is allowed into St
Gregory’s until further notice, even for private prayer.
at the Cathedral
are streamed from the Cathedral each day and can be accessed
by clicking here.
in the Catholic Church
to Safeguarding Principles of the Catholic Church
Standing Order and Gift Aid forms
out why our Church has been dedicated to the Divine Infant of
Prague and to read about its very interesting history:
to the Divine Infant of Prague
the need for social distancing, we have had to take the
difficult decision to close Catholic churches to the public
until further notice. Rest assured we will continue to
provide news, resources and information to help you keep
Christ at the centre of your lives at home.
this means that nobody is allowed into St Gregory’s
until further notice, even for private prayer.
Prayer for peace in Syria
O God of peace, who are peace itself and whom a spirit of
discord cannot grasp, nor a violent mind receive, grant that
those who are one in heart may persevere in what is good and
that those in conflict may forget evil and so be healed.
Through our Lord Jesus
St John of Damascus, pray for us.
now have a new display cabinet full of repository items for
baptism, first holy communion, confirmation etc as well as a
card rack where parishioners can help themselves and deposit
the cost of the card in the cash box. For items in the cabinet
Maria is usually at all Syston masses so if anyone would like
to look at anything they only have to let her know. You will
find her in the porch at the end of mass. Her contact details
are inside the cabinet should anyone need anything outside of
Lastly there is a notebook and pen on the card
rack (behind the cash box) should anyone like to leave any
enquiries that way or any suggestions for future orders. If you
leave your contact details, she will get back to you.
Divine Infant of Prague 2007