Fr Gregory Pearson talks about the upcoming youth pilgrimage to the Holy Land, and shares his thoughts on why it’s important for Christians to visit this sacred place.
Christiane reflects on the call of every Catholic to be saints, and how we can grow in holiness by allowing God’s love to be the centre of our lives.
Christiane reflects on the meaning of prayer and why it’s so important that we grow a strong prayer life within the jungle of our everyday living.
Christine talks about her pilgrimage to Spain, on the Camino de Santiago, and how it has shaped her perspective on life and faith.
Christine will be supporting the parishes in their youth ministry, particularly in youth groups, but also liaising with schools and other groups in the diocese.
Let me start my review by stating something obvious, but will give you a bit of insight into what the Canonisation was like: Standing up for TEN HOURS without sitting down once really hurts!
One day before the historic event and the whole of central Rome is buzzing with pilgrims from all around the world. At our accommodation, more Brazilians and Polish people have arrived, and, as of writing, my stomach is full of amazing food from a Brazilian woman here.
Yesterday in Rome was an action-packed day! So many things to do, so little time to write.
Our Communications guy, James Kelliher, is out in Rome this weekend for the exciting canonizations of Popes John Paul II and John XXIII – Keep checking back to read about his adventures and celebrate along with our Church!
Last night, RISE Theatre performed their production of ‘Soldier to Saint’ – a compelling tale of courage, friendship and sacrifice, based on the inspirational story of Saint Alban, Britain’s first Christian Martyr.