Mass Times & Intentions; & Other Services

The Mass Readings for TODAY and the week ahead.

Are you missing the Missalettes?  This is a new service – linking to the Universalis website – where you will find all the readings for the day’s  Mass.

Universalis Mass Readings

For the readings for today, the Day/Date/Feast shown, just click on the yellow “Universalis” banner above.

This “Universalis” web page also shows (on the right-hand side-bar), links to the readings for yesterday, and for the week ahead.

It is free to use, and we hope you find it useful.

PARISH DIARY –  Mass, Services & Events

Please note that all Masses, Services and Events will be held at St Benet’s, Beccles, unless otherwise indicated.

For example, on Sundays the 8:00 Mass (OLPS)  is celebrated at Our Lady of Perpetual Succour, Gillingham. 




w/c Sun 15 May

Mass intentions in italics

Sat  21:  (St Christopher of Magalianes)



Mass                                              for Christian Aid

Exposition and Confessions


w/c Sun 22 May

Mass intentions in italics

Sun. 22 May;

Sixth of Easter;  Year C

Acclamation 2




OLPS Mass          for John Sirl † (PW)

St B Mass            for First Holy Communion; Baptism

St B Mass            for the People

When we eat this Bread, and drink this Cup, we proclaim your Death O Lord, until you come again.

Mon 23;


No Morning Mass

Tues 24;


Mass                    for John Sirl † (HH)

Wed 25; (St Bede the Venerable)



No Morning Mass – Rosary

Scripture Circle (online meeting)

Thu  26;  Ascension of the Lord




OLPS Mass          for Joan Long † & Francis Pycroft † (HH)

School Mass       for Mark & Nicky: Wedding (SB)

Mass                    for Ladner Family (Fd)

Fri    27; (St Augustine of Canterbury)


Mass                    for Robert Strange † (Fd)

Sat   28:  



Mass                    for Topham Family (Fd

Exposition and Confessions

Sunday 29 May         

08:00 Mary Wolski †;   10:30 for the People;    18:00 Richard Bellefontaine †.

Second Collections: 

Sunday 22 May                       for Christian Aid

Sunday 29 May                       for the Catholic Communications Network

Second Collection:       

 Sunday 22May                                                     for Christian Aid

Mass Intentions

Anyone wishing to have a Mass said for a personal intention, should print and complete the “Mass Intention Request Form” available via this link.  This form is also available at the back of the church.  Please enclose the appropriate stipend with your request.

Alternatively, please email; arrangements can then be made for the payment of the appropriate Stipend.

“Live Streamed” Mass

We are also invited to participate in services streamed on the internet:-

from Walsingham

or St John’s Cathedral

You can make your choice  from a range of churches to be found on

The website provides the texts for the current week.

Private Prayer is Possible in the Church

The Church is open from 08:45 until dusk each day,

for Private Prayer, Reflection or Meditation –

or just to enjoy some peace and quiet in the company of Our Lord.


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