National Conference for Rural Catholics 2018. Where: Best Western Country Hotel, Garstang, Lancashire PR3 1YE. When: February 5-7, 2018. Cost: Full board £245 per person (including non returnable deposit of £100); 1 night D, B&B Read the full article...
Muslim, Jewish and Christian faith leaders have called on David Cameron to urgently increase the number of Syrian refugees resettled in the UK in response to ‘one of the worst humanitarian catastrophes of our time’.
A Celebration of Marriage takes place in our Cathedral on Saturday 14 February 2015. Bishop Declan is inviting the people of our diocese to join him at the Celebration of the Eucharist beginning at 12noon as part of National Marriage Week.
On Wednesday 7th January parishioners from St Mary’s, Glastonbury and St Michael’s, Shepton Mallet were taken on a tour of St Mary’s College, Oscott, the seminary in Birmingham where men are trained for the priesthood.
Justin Templer was a long-time member of St Joseph’s Parish in Portishead. Whilst preparing for Mass in St Joseph’s School he was taken ill and despite the efforts of school staff, paramedics and the air ambulance team, he died.
Details are now available of the new 2015 Catechists’ Formation Course designed for the formation of our catechists in the diocese. The course is aimed at forming new catechists as well as supporting existing and well-seasoned catechists, too.
Of your charity pray for the repose of the soul of Dom Bede Maitland monk of Downside who died on 9th January 2015 in the 90th year of his age the 65th of his monastic profession the 62nd of his priesthood