Mass for St Oscar Romero's Birthday 2020

Published date:
3 August 2020

The 103rd birthday of St Oscar Romero was marked in the UK by a Mass celebrated at St George's Cathedral, Southwark, on 15 August 2020.

Mgr Canon John O'Toole was the main celebrant and homilist. Mgr John is the Episcopal Vicar for Kent, and a Guardian of the Southwark Romero Shrine, housed in St George's Cathedral. He was joined by Canon Alan McLean, parish priest of Hoy Trinity Parish, Dockhead, and a fellow Guardian of the Shrine.

You can watch the Mass again on the Archdiocese of Southwark YouTube channel. The Mass is in two parts. Part one can be viewed here: 

Part Two of the Mass is here:

Due to COVID-19 restrictions, Mass was celebarated in the cathedral and live-streamed, thanks to the Archdiocese of Southwark who provided the technical ability to broadcast the Mass. 

Click HERE to download the liturgy booklet for the service.