Letters and Other Documents

"And so to all our young people, in our parishes, schools and university chaplaincies, I say: if you think the Lord may be calling you, be open and generous in your response, and I promise you the Lord will always be at your side to help, guide and empower you through his Holy Spirit."

PASTORAL LETTER ON VOCATIONS 2016



2018

Pastoral letter, for the First Sunday of Lent 17/18 February, on the connection between the Eucharist and Almsgiving.

Homily, given the 4th of February, on the occasion of the annual Mass for married couples.

Homily, given the 15th of January, to head-teachers of diocesan schools, on the Eucharist and Service to Others.

Homily, given the 17th of March at S. Patrick's, Leicester, on the occasion of the feast day of S. Patrick.

Homily, given the 28th of March at the Cathedral church of S. Barnabas, on the occasion of the Chrism Mass.

2017

Homily, given during Mass on the 25th of November, on the occasion of the Annual General Meeting of the Diocesan Justice and Peace Commission.

Pastoral letter, for Education Sunday 9/10 September, on the mission of Catholic Schools.

2016

Pastoral letter, for the First Sunday of Advent 26/27 November, on Vocations to the Priesthood and Religious Life.

Pastoral letter, for the Fifth Sunday of Easter 23/24 April, on Human Trafficking.

Homily, given the 21st of February, on the occasion of the celebration of Marriage and Family Life at the Cathedral.

Pastoral letter, for the First Sunday of Lent 13/14 February on the Sacrament of Reconciliation.

2015

Pastoral letter, for the Third Sunday of Advent 12/13 December, on the Year of Mercy.



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