‘Our Lady of the Forest’ Forest Row

This parish was closed some years ago. For the benefit of parishioners now attending other parishes, we have the following report; On closure of the church, most of the furnishings from this much loved place of prayer and worship were sent in our shipments to the diocese of Yendi  in northern Ghana. These items were […]

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The Knitted Nativity!

Travelling Nativity Project

This year we have been loaning Knitted Nativity Scenes to several primary schools, and pupils are taking turns to take them home during Advent. This project started in response to a request from a local primary school, and we would be grateful for donations of further knitted nativity scenes for next year (let us know if […]

Advent Project for Primary Schools

At Crown of Thorns this year we have put together an Advent project to restore the true meaning of Advent in the hearts of children. The Advent Calendar has been compiled by our volunteers, including two primary school children aged seven and five. There has been a wonderful enthusiasm for the project and school response has […]

Our Advent Calendar is available for download on the link below.

Welcome to our new website

We are slowly but surely making progress with our new site. In the next few weeks, more content will be added. Thank you for looking!

Rosary and reconciliation cards donated to an orphanage in India.