Saffron Walden

Our Lady of Compassion



presentation of gifts

"Our Lord instituted the eucharistic sacrifice as a memorial of his death and resurrection, a sacrament of love, a sign of unity, a bond of charity", says the Decree on the Sacred Liturgy. It continues: "The Church therefore earnestly desires that Christ's faithful, when present at this mystery of faith, should not be there as strangers or silent spectators."

Each of the regular Sunday Masses has its team of Ushers - their Ministry is detailed in this booklet.

The key activities performed by the ushers: