The Commission for Adult Formation

Diocesan Diary of Events


with David Wells

to include personal testimonies "inspired by the Holy Spirit".

The 4 county dates are:

Tuesday 24 September 2019 Lincoln

Wednesday 25 September 2019 Nottingham

Tuesday 1 October 2019 Leicestershire

Wednesday 2 October 2019 Mackworth, Derbyshire

Parish dates commencing at 7 pm


Saturday 12th October 2019

Trinity School, Nottingham

Open to all those involved as parish administrators, secretaries and those involved in parish finance.

Keynote Speaker: Karen Foong followed by workshops

  • Blessed Sacrament Procession 2017


4th Blessed Sacrament Procession Led by Bishop Patrick took place on SUNDAY 2nd JUNE 2019

Look out for the date of the 5th Procession in 2020

Start: 2 pm - St Mary’s Church,
Goodliffe Street, Hyson Green, Nottingham NG7 6FY
End: 4 pm approx - St Barnabas Cathedral, Derby Road, NG1 5AE

finishing with prayers at the tomb of Mary Potter

“Our Lady is Mother of the Blessed Sacrament…
let us bow down in lowly adoration before our God, ask our Mother Mary to feed us with some of her love for this Adorable Mystery of Faith”

-Venerable Mary Potter

Join Catholics from across the Diocese as we witness to the joy of our faith through the street

Adult Faith Formation

POPE FRANCIS: "Let us go forth, then, let us go forth to offer everyone the life of Jesus Christ. (EG 49). The Church which 'goes forth' is a community of missionary disciples who take the first step, who are involved and supportive, who bear fruit and rejoice. (EG24).

Bishop Patrick, in his homily 4th November 2018, states that there is potential in our diocese to become more outward-looking and missionary in its sense of purpose and direction. This is achievable by having a strong spiritual foundation which will be firmly in place over the next few years. The 3 themes are:




Catechist Training Day

Thank you to the 240 people who attended the event on Saturday July 13th 2019 for a training day with David Wells. He inspired many of us to return to parishes with renewed enthusiasm. Look out for next year's date!!!

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