News from the Vineyard

  • Join us for our first Community Chat

    Join us for our first Community Chat

    Our first Community Chat is about to begin! If you would like to share a morning of memories and nostalgia with some cake and coffee come and join us on Wednesday 13th February at 10.30am at the Presbytery of the Dome of Home, 7 Atherton Street, New Brighton CH45 9LT Each month we …
  • Epiphany House Blessings

    Epiphany House Blessings

    It is a traditional practice and an act of piety to have your home blessed between Epiphany and before the feast of the Presentation, the true end of the Christmastide period. Chalk previously blessed is used to inscribe the formula: 20 + C + M + B + 19 The 20 and 19 …
  • Volunteer Tour Guides

    Volunteer Tour Guides

    We need a team of people who can welcome amd engage visitors in the rich heritage of the Dome of Home. During January 2019, there will be two sessions of training we would be delighted to welcome you to one of those sessions. The sessions will be on Tuesday 15th January 2019 10am-12noon …
  • Christmas and New Year at the Shrine

    Christmas and New Year at the Shrine

    24th December: Vigil of Christmas 5.30pm: First Vespers of the Nativity 7pm: Matins of the Nativity (Gregorian chant) 10.30pm: Traditional Christmas Carols (Organ & Trumpet) 11pm: Procession to the Crib and ‘Midnight’ High Mass 25th December: The Nativity of Our Lord Jesus Christ 8.30am: ‘Dawn’ Low Mass 10.30am: Sung ‘Mass of the Day’ …
  • Novena for the Immaculate Conception

    Novena for the Immaculate Conception

    The Novena in preparation for the Feast of the Immaculate Conception will begin at 6pm on Friday 30th November and will continue each evening at 6pm through to Saturday 8th December. Daily there will be a decade of the Rosary, followed by a sermon, Benediction,  the Novena Prayer and Tota pulchra es.  
  • The Dome of Home Community Consultation

    The Dome of Home Community Consultation

    Help us win new, substantial new Heritage Lottery Funding (HLF) funding in a Heritage Grant to restore the Dome and main Sanctuary of Ss Peter & Paul and St Philomena Church by completing our new survey to prove to HLF that we have local support. Chasing funding to restore Wirral’s landmark buildings and …

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