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LENT 2015: THE GIFT - A NEW LIFE IN THE SPIRIT
COURSE FROM CaFE
Encounter the life-changing work of the Holy
Be empowered to share your faith!
A series of six videos from CaFE (Catholic Faith
Exploration) presented by internationally known
speakers David Payne, Michelle Moran, Charles
Whitehead & Jenny Baker.
The teachings are relaxed, personal and
informative, rooted in the Bible, the Catechism,
Evangelii Gaudium, and reflections on the Holy
Spirit from Pope Francis.
Saturdays in Lent, starting 28th Feb. in Our
Lady and St Edmund's Parish Centre. A simple lunch
of soup & dessert at 1pm followed at 1:45pm by the
video and discussion. Ending at 3pm.
All welcome! No charge. There will be a
collection towards the Parish Lenten Projects.
The trailer can be watched here:
Behind the Reform:
Where Pope Francis is
Leading the Church
A talk by Dr Austen Ivereigh at St Mary's Parish
Church, East Hendred on 11th March at 7.30pm.
details click here.
Lectio Divina has been used by
the church for centuries as a tool for deepening
prayer life. Meaning 'Spiritual Reading' it is
a way of reading the bible, making your reading a
prayer. It helps you to see how the Holy
Spirit , speaking to you through the bible, has
something to say about your life.
Click here for guide to Lectio Divina for
and here for guide for leaders
TO BE A CHRISTIAN IS
TO BE A MISSIONARY
Missio is the name for the
Pontifical Mission Societies.
The Pope has asked
Missio to care for, and support the younger Churches
across the world until they are able to be
Missio is therefore the Church’s
official support organisation for overseas mission;
raising awareness and funds for missionary and
pastoral work worldwide.
The generosity of
Catholics, primarily through the red APF mission
boxes in this country, means that Missio is able to
respond in faith and love to the needs of our
brothers and sisters in over 1000 mission Dioceses
around the world.
Please contact our
Portsmouth Diocesan Directors:
Deacon Richard Budgen (North Hinksey parish) to
learn how you can help.
Find out more about the
Catholic Church in England and Wales here.