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VACANCY: post of lay chaplain at the University of Nottingham

An exciting live-in opportunity to work alongside a chaplain as part of a large, active Catholic…
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S. George's and Holy Spirit in Derby supporting the Night Shelter for the Homeless

"People become homeless for lots of different reasons. There are social causes of homelessness, such…
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Homily for the feast day of S. Patrick and the sixtieth anniversary of S. Patrick's church, Leicester, given the 16th of March, 2019

"But after I came to Ireland – every day I had to tend sheep, and many times a day I prayed; the…
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Homily for the feast day of S. Patrick, given the 17th of March, 2019

"...finding God’s help and nearness, when no human help was available to him, profoundly affected St…
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The Bishop's homily for the Mass for married couples (Sunday, February the 10th)

"...many of the same necessary disciplines which help you to deepen your relationship with one…
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The Bishop's homily for the Mass of the ordination to the Diaconate of the Rev. Liam Carpenter

"Your life and ministry as a deacon demands that you are not just someone who is open to the power…
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The Bishop's homily for the Mass of the ordination to the Priesthood of Fr. Paul Smith

"I pray that, in your ministry as a priest, you will continue to bear witness to Christ, whose…
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"Love Shone Down" for Mr. and Mrs. Scott

This is a news item from the parish church of S. George and All Solider Saints, Derby
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Christmas wreaths at Melton Mowbray

To coincide with the town's Victorian Christmas Fayre, the parish held the first ever…
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