Events and Services during Advent & Christmas 2019

Hear the words of the angel to Joseph: ‘You shall call his name Jesus, for he will save his people from their sins.’ Therefore let us seek the forgiveness of God through Jesus the Saviour of the world.

Matthew 1.21

Advent Crown


Brownies and Guides District Carol Service

St. Catwg's Church, Gelligaer, on Monday, 2nd December at 6.30pm



"A Candle to Remember" Service

Join us for our annual Services to remember friends and loved ones who have died.

The Parish Church of St. Catwg, Gelligaer on Sunday, 8th December at 3.00pm

At St. Margaret's Church, Gilfach on Wednesday, 11th December at 7.00pm

The service includes hymns, prayers, readings and Advent carols which helps us as we remember and give thanks for those loved ones and friends who died........ individual candles are lit for those who have died in this last year and remembered in name, as well as the opportunity for any of the congregation to bring forward candles to remember others.

A prayer to use for you to remember ......

We thank you, our Father, that our loved ones who have gone from our sight are in your keeping. Help us to leave them in perfect trust, because you love them and us with your infinite love. Grant that we learn to know you better, so that we may meet them again in your presence, through faith in him who loved us and gave himself for us, Jesus Christ our Saviour.



"Christmas Draw and Social Evening".

Neaudd St Catwg's Hall, Gelligaer - on Friday, 13th December at 7.00pm



Service of Nine Lessons and Carols.


St Catwg's Church, Gelligaer on Sunday, 22nd December at 6.00pm



Christmas Eve 



Tuesday, 24th December at 10.00pm
First Eucharist of Christmas at St Margaret’s Church, Gilfach.

Tuesday, 24th December at 11.30pm
Midnight Mass at St Catwg’s Church, Gelligaer.



Christmas Day


Wednesday, 25th December
Holy Eucharist at 9.00am, St Margaret’s Church, Gilfach.
Holy Eucharist at 10.00am, St Catwg’s Church, Gelligaer.