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Compact course Gregorian chant

Learn to sing Gregorian chant with immediate practice opportunity!

Marriage Preparation 2023

Dear Friends, 

For those of you interested in the preparation of your marriage, you are most welcome to join

Pilgrimage to Holy Land

We are going on a wonderful trip to the Holy Land.

On January 22 at 12.30 there is an information meeting about the trip.

Sunday sermon in short

Here you can hear the homily given on Sunday or a short part of it

The kingdom of heaven is at hand, on the divine Word's Sunday

Prepare for the coming of the Lord in the time of Advent

Christ the King of the Universe, who wants to live in you and me

The destruction of the temple and the end of time

Prayer is good for all things  Sunday, October 16th.

Since the beginning of the world, we live in apocalyptic times, and faithfulness in daily tasks is the best preparation

The poor and the rich   'We need the poor to avoid hell' Sunday, September 25th




Saint Josemaria Escriva and Opus Dei

Thursday, Nov 10th, we have a presentation about the life and work of Saint Josemaria Escriva. 

The saint of ordinary life and the work of Opus Dei in service of the church.

Please feel free to join and for more information just mail This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  

The session will be in English.


Rafael de Ojeda, rector

H. Land May 2023 application form

Here you will find the application form

Please do it quickly because we need to register before the end of January 2023.

If you want to make a spiritual trip to the Holy Land, with the nicest people, this is a very good opportunity.

Pilgrimage to the Holy Land in May 2023

This is the information regarding our trip to the Holy Land in May 2023. 

This is the link to the folder.

It is most certainly worthwhile to go on a pilgrimage with other faithful to the land of Jesus. A priest of the church of Our Lady will be with the group and we shall have Mass every day in the plain places of the life of Jesus and his disciples.

This is the application form that you can download and send to the travel agency along with a copy of your passport. 

Salt and Light

Jesus said to his disciples and that means also to you and me: 

You are the salt of the earth. But if the salt loses its taste, with what can it be seasoned? It is no longer good for anything but to be thrown out and trampled underfoot. You are the light of the world. A city set on a mountain cannot be hidden” Mathew 5,13.

Is it possible to bring little kids to Mass on Sunday? - Yes

I would like to share with you this wonderful article written by experienced parents:

Sometimes at the end of Mass a parishioner comes up to us and says “Your three children are SO well behaved!” Our standard response is either, “Thank you. We work at it” or “Thank you, some days are better than others.” The “better” days are the product of years of articles and brochures we read on taking children to Mass. Here is the distilled wisdom we rely upon.

350 years +1 of the Beguinage

Our colleagues and good friends of the Beguinage Chapel had a party last Friday. Due to covid the celebration was postponed till now.

On the above link, you can find some photos that give a good idea of the excellent atmosphere and the joy of the event.

Congratulations, and ad multos annos.

Mass on Saint Josemaria's Feast Day

Monday the 27th we celebrated the Mass to thank the Lord for Saint Josemaria's life.

After the Mass, we had a family gathering and here you can see some pictures.


June 27th at 19.30 Holy Mass to celebrate the feast day of Saint Josemaria, priest and founder

Om Monday evening June 27th at 19.30 there is a Holy Mass in thanksgiving for the life of the priest and founder Josemaria Escriva

The main celebrant will be the regional vicar of the Prelature, Mgr. Christian van der Ploeg.

You are all most welcome.


Hearts of Jesus and Mary

Friday, June 24, and Saturday, June 25, we celebrate the feasts of the Hearts of Jesus and Mary.

On Friday, Masses are at 12:15 and at 7:30 pm in the chapel (218B).

On Saturday, Mass is at 7:00 p.m. in the church.

First Communions

On June 12th a group of children did their first Holy Communion during the evening Mass

The professional photographer was this time Luciana Benaduce Figueirido

Procession of Corpus Domini with Mgr Hendriks and Mor Polycarpus

Some people who attended sent these pictures and videos. (See the city and the church)

With thanks to the Syrian Orthodox Community you may follow the whole procession that was sent as live-stream.

First Holy Communions

With thanks to the parents of the children who participated in the catechesis this academic year.

With gratitude to the children who prepared very well and with true devotion.

Have a look at a few pictures of the parents during the First Communions