The Prayer life of the Parish is a central part
of our ongoing faith development and spiritual
reflection. Please see below an overview of the Prayer Groups operating within Our
Lady and St Edmund of Abingdon.
Charismatic Prayer Group
This group meets on the 2nd and 4th Wednesday of
the month from 7:45 to 9pm in the Church for an
informal time of praise and worship, including
prayer, scripture, fellowship and healing ministry.
The group is open to all ages – please
call Mike & Maria Oliver via the Parish Office.
Here are links to
some of our activities and background to 'renewal'
Thursday Scripture Discussion Group
For more information contact
Mary Greenham via the Parish Office
The Group meets in the Parish Centre every Thursday
morning at 10am. The one hour meeting is basically a
relaxed discussion and sharing of the forthcoming
Sunday Gospel, and the Old Testament reading
accompanying it. The aim is to understand the
background of the Gospel passage, its meaning and
context in its time and in our day and the
implication for our lives now.
Any newcomer is
warmly welcomed, just drop in one Thursday and try