Born for This – A musical for Lent

Born for This is a unique and powerful musical, performed by young people from our Catholic Secondary Schools working with Clifton Diocese Youth Ministry, that brings the Stations of the Cross to life.

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Youth Ministry training begins this week

This week sees the first opportunity for parish training in Youth Ministry. If you are a catechist, youth leader or simply interested in working with young people in your parish come along and find out more. The dates are as follows:

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Fr Dominic joins the Vocations Ministry team

The Vocations Ministry in Clifton Diocese has seen lots of clergy, religious and lay support over the past few years, as Fr Matt Anscombe has sought to help us build the culture of vocation in Clifton Diocese. Now, Fr Dominic Findlay-Wilson, based at Holy Rood, Swindon, has been appointed by Bishop Declan as Assistant Vocations Director. As Fr Matt explains:

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Workshops announced for ‘Celebrating Lent and Easter’ on 18 February

The Diocesan Liturgy Office, working as part of the Department of Adult Education, is hosting a day for all those involved and engaged in the liturgical life of our parishes. Celebrating Lent and Easter is a day to help all those who exercise a liturgical ministry or hold a liturgical interest in their preparations for these two beautiful seasons.

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Divine Renovation: moving your parish from maintenance to mission

There are a goodly number of people who are familiar with Divine Renovation: moving your parish from maintenance to mission. The author, Fr James Mallon, is taking part in this year’s Alpha Leadership Conference which takes place on Monday 1 and Tuesday 2 May and the Alpha Global Gathering on Wednesday 3 May. Fr James will be leading a seminar in the afternoon of the Wednesday seminar sessions. 

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