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A message from Fr John

Posted: 27 January 2021

The news is not so good - the lockdown must continue for several more weeks which will be hard for everyone, especially our schools and small businesses,

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A message from Fr John

Posted: 26 January 2021

Good morning - well, we’re really in the middle of winter: very cold, very wet, very gloomy - but we can still manage a smile!

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A message from Fr John

Posted: 25 January 2021

Good morning - I hope you’re keeping well. Please keep up your prayers for our doctors, nurses, carers teachers and all those on the ‘frontline’ in any way.

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A message from Fr John

Posted: 24 January 2021

Good morning - I hope you’re keeping well and able to go for the vaccination whenever you’re called

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A message from Fr John

Posted: 23 January 2021

Today’s Gospel tells the story of the call of the first disciples from St Mark’s Gospel

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A message from Fr John

Posted: 21 January 2021

We had a very successful meeting last night discussing the future of the parish. We will distribute the minutes in a few days but several key points emerged

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Parish Forum Meeting

Posted: 20 January 2021

Good morning - what miserable weather but it’s Manchester and we’re used to it.

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A message from Fr John

Posted: 19 January 2021

Good morning - I hope you managed to batten down the hatches before the rain Maintaining the nautical allusion - let’s think about the barque of St Peter ...

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A message from Fr John

Posted: 18 January 2021

We can’t help but be anxious about the next few days in the USA - we pray that all people of faith, especially those in leadership roles, might be united in striving to ‘build bridges not walls’.

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A message from Fr John

Posted: 17 January 2021

These days can get long and dreary for all of us, young and old, and we sometimes need the grace of God for a sudden inspiration that will give a glimpse of hope and light

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A message from Fr John

Posted: 16 January 2021

As you can see I have attached today's Pastoral Letter from Bishop John. It covers two important parts of Diocesan life: Caritas and Pastoral Formation.

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A message from Fr John

Posted: 14 January 2021

Good morning. I hope you’re well and warm. Someone sent me the following reflection which I think is more than worth sharing:

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