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Procedamus in pace

  And so we stand at the opening of the Year of Faith. We look in anticipation and we offer our prayers. We pray that this will not be another celebration to throw on the heap of our memories, but … Continue reading

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Of a saint and beads

The month of the most Holy Rosary opens with the feast day of the Little Flower – St Therese of Lisieux. Her childlike confidence in God and nobility of heart led her to emerge from the silence and hidden mansions … Continue reading

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St Michael the Archangel

Join me in entrusting to the care of St Michael all the efforts we are putting in this fast approaching Year of Faith. May it be a true springboard for the much needed New Evangelisation.

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Pilgrimage and patrimony

Saturday 15th September saw the pilgrimage of the Personal Ordinariate of our Lady of Walsingham to Walsingham. The National Shrine of our Lady just outside Little Walsingham was overflowing with people. Several priests led by the Ordinary, Mgr Keith Newton, … Continue reading

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Ordinariate Pilgrimage to Walsingham

On Saturday 15th September 2012. Noon – Angelus and Solemn Mass at the National Shrine 2:30pm – Holy Mile and Rosary Procession to the Anglican Shrine. 3:15pm – Sprinkling at the Anglican Shrine Pilgrims are invited to bring a picnic … Continue reading

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Pentecost

The Holy Spirit descended on the Church on the Day of Pentecost, He has remained with His Church ever since. On this day we come face to face with the reality of the continuing presence of the Holy Spirit with … Continue reading

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Flower Festival at St. John the Baptist, Westerham

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Ascension?

The feast of the Ascension must be the feast of the dignity of the human existence. This day offers us an expanded reality – the earthly experience is lived in the light of heaven, we live in the light of … Continue reading

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What kind of empty hand?

There is in man a restlessness that is destructive. Knowing to satisfy curiosity rather then seeking Truth; working simply to earn money rather then to contribute in bringing order over chaos; expanding for self-interest rather then for the sake of … Continue reading

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St Pius V, OP, Pope (1504-1572)

Born at Lombardy, 17 Jan., 1504 elected Supreme Pontiff 7 Jan., 1566; died 1 May, 1572. Being of a poor family he was taken in by the Dominicans, where he received a good education and was trained in the way … Continue reading

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