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I s s u e 2 2 4 M a y 2 0 1 6 W a l k i n g w i t h t h e L o r d L e s F i l l e s d e L a C r o i x , P l y m o u t h D i o c e s e S i s t e r T h o m a s a n d S i s t e r M a r i a t a k e u p t h e O f f e r t o r y G i f t s T h e S i s t e r s r e n e w t h e i r v o w s “ B e s t D a y ” – “ B e s t T r i p ” – “ B e s t F r i e n d s ” S t o r y o n P a g e 2 W e d n e s d a y 3 0 t h M a r c h w a s a g l o r i o u s d a y i n t h e p a r i s h o f O u r L a d y H e l p o f C h r i s t i a n s & S t D e n i s , S t M a r y c h u r c h . G l o r i o u s n o t j u s t b e c a u s e t h e s u n w a s s h i n i n g a t l a s t b u t b e c a u s e w e w e r e p r i v i l e g e d t o b e p r e s e n t f o r t h e j u b i l e e c e l e b r a t i o n s o f S i s t e r P e r p e t u a , S i s t e r M a r t i n a n d S i s t e r T h o m a s o f t h e C o n g r e g a t i o n o f t h e D a u g h t e r s o f t h e C r o s s . T h e C o n g r e g a t i o n h a s b e e n p r e s e n t i n o u r d i o c e s e s i n c e 1 9 0 3 a n d o v e r t h e y e a r s t h e i r w o r k h a s b e e n r e c o g n i s e d b y P r e s i d e n t s a n d P o p e s . I n h i s h o m i l y C a n o n M i c h a e l L o c k s p o k e a b o u t t h e s i s t e r s ’ p r e s e n c e i n o u r d i o c e s e ; h e s a i d : “ I d o n ’ t n o r m a l l y o f f e r a h o m i l y o n a w e e k d a y – b u t t h i s i s n o o r d i n a r y w e e k d a y b e c a u s e f i r s t l y , w e a r e w i t h i n d a y s o f c e l e b r a t i n g t h e R e s u r r e c t i o n o f J e s u s f r o m t h e d e a d a n d t o d a y ’ s r e a d i n g s s p e a k o f t h a t e v e n t . P e t e r a n d J o h n , i n t h e f i r s t r e a d i n g b r i n g n e w l i f e t o a l a m e r e c o g n i s e d J e s u s i n t h e ‘ b r e a k i n g o f b r e a d ’ s o w e n o w g a t h e r a t t h e L o r d ’ s t a b l e , t o m e e t t h e L o r d a n d t o b e s t r e n g t h e n e d o n o u r j o u r n e y o f f a i t h a n d i n o u r d i s c i p l e s h i p , w h e r e v e r t h a t c a l l m a y l e a d u s . T h e t w o m e n i n t h e G o s p e l l e f t J e r u s a l e m c o n f u s e d a n d u n c e r t a i n , n o t k n o w i n g w h a t t h e f u t u r e h e l d f o r t h e m ; t h e y r e t u r n e d t o J e r u s a l e m f u l l o f j o y , e n t h u s i a s m a n d c o n f i d e n c e . I ’ m s u r e t h a t 5 0 a n d 6 0 y e a r s a g o t h e S i s t e r s c o u l d n o t , w i t h a n y c e r t a i n t y , k n o w w h e r e t h e y w o u l d b e i n 2 0 1 6 b u t t h e y f o l l o w e d t h e L o r d ’ s c a l l . A s w e b e g i n t h i s E a s t e r s e a s o n w e , t o d a y ’ s d i s c i p l e s , t r y t o l i v e t h e G o s p e l m e s s a g e e a c h d a y , n o u r i s h e d a n d s t r e n g t h e n e d b y C h r i s t i n t h e e u c h a r i s t . T o d a y , w e g i v e t h a n k s f o r a n d p r a y f o r S i s t e r P e r p e t u a , S i s t e r M a r t i n a n d S i s t e r T h o m a s a n d r e j o i c e t h a t t h e L o r d i s r i s e n a n d p r e s e n t i n h i s c h u r c h t o d a y , v i s i b l e i n t h e w o r k o f o u r S i s t e r s – p r e s e n t w i t h u s t o d a y . ” F e l i c i t y S t e a d E d i t o r m a n a t t h e ‘ B e a u t i f u l G a t e ’ t o t h e T e m p l e a n d i n t h e G o s p e l t w o o f t h e d i s c i p l e s c o m e t o r e c o g n i s e t h e r i s e n J e s u s o n t h e i r j o u r n e y t o E m m a u s i n t h e ‘ b r e a k i n g o f b r e a d ’ a f t e r w h i c h t h e y r e t u r n t o J e r u s a l e m t o s p r e a d t h e G o o d N e w s . A N D i t i s n o o r d i n a r y w e e k d a y b e c a u s e w e g i v e t h a n k s f o r 5 0 y e a r s o f d e d i c a t e d s e r v i c e b y S i s t e r P e r p e t u a a n d S i s t e r M a r t i n a n d 6 0 y e a r s b y S i s t e r T h o m a s . F o r T H A T l o n g , t h e y h a v e t r a v e l l e d w i t h , w a l k e d w i t h a n d w i t n e s s e d t o t h e r i s e n L o r d a n d s h o w n h i s p r e s e n c e i n h i s c h u r c h a n d i n o u r D i o c e s e . T h e y , l i k e t h e f i r s t a p o s t l e s h a v e s p r e a d t h a t G o o d N e w s i n b o t h w o r d a n d a c t i o n t h r o u g h t h e i r l i v e s . A l l t h o s e y e a r s a g o t h e y m a d e a c o m m i t m e n t t o t h e L o r d i n t h e C o n g r e g a t i o n o f t h e D a u g h t e r s o f t h e C r o s s a n d h a v e f a i t h f u l l y c o n t i n u e d i n t h a t c o m m i t m e n t a n d t h a t d i s c i p l e s h i p . T h e y h a v e b r o u g h t J e s u s o f N a z a r e t h , t h e r i s e n L o r d , t o c o u n t l e s s o t h e r s o v e r a l l t h o s e y e a r s . T h e i r l i v e s o f c o m m i t m e n t a n d d i s c i p l e s h i p a r e a n e x a m p l e t o u s a l l . J u s t a s t h e t w o d i s c i p l e s i n t o d a y ’ s G o s p e l 5 0 p May2016CSWFinal.qxp_TheVoice copy 1 12/04/2016 19:07 Page 1

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2 - C a t h o l i c S o u t h W e s t M a y 2 0 1 6 ‘ C a t h o l i c S o u t h W e s t ’ i s t h e m o n t h l y n e w s p a p e r w h i c h s e r v e s t h e c o m m u n i c a t i o n s n e e d s o f t h e c l e r g y , o r g a n i s a t i o n s a n d p e o p l e o f t h e D i o c e s e o f P l y m o u t h . E D I T O R I A L E d i t o r : F e l i c i t y S t e a d 0 7 9 0 6 2 3 4 2 1 0 0 1 8 0 3 3 2 6 9 2 9 f e l i c i t y s t e a d @ b t i n t e r n e t . c o m Y o u r l e t t e r s , a r t i c l e s a n d p h o t o s a r e m o s t w e l c o m e . I d e a l l y p l e a s e s e n d b y e m a i l , o t h e r w i s e b y C D o r p a p e r c o p i e s t o t h e e d i t o r , c / o T h e P r e s b y t e r y , P r i o r y R o a d , S t M a r y c h u r c h , T o r q u a y , T Q 1 4 N Y A D V E R T I S I N G S a l e s M a n a g e r : R a y L a m b e r t r a y l @ c a t h c o m . o r g P U B L I S H E R & D I S T R I B U T O R P u b l i s h e d b y : C a t h C o m L i m i t e d , N 2 B l o i s M e a d o w B u s i n e s s C e n t r e S t e e p l e B u m p s t e a d , H a v e r h i l l , C B 9 7 B N T e l . 0 2 0 7 1 1 2 6 7 1 0 W e b s i t e : w w w . c a t h c o m . o r g R E G I O N A L M A N A G E M E N T D e a n e r y C o n t a c t s C o r n w a l l D e a n e r y R e v A d r i a n D y e r , 0 1 2 0 9 2 1 3 6 9 8 a d r i a n 1 5 3 @ L i v e . c o m D o r s e t D e a n e r y B r i d p o r t : P a t M c E v o y , 0 1 3 0 8 4 2 4 3 5 8 p a t . m c e v o y @ b l u e b o t t l e . c o m P o o l e : B r i a n C o n d o n , 0 1 2 0 2 6 8 7 3 9 2 b r i a n . c o n d o n @ u w c l u b . n e t W e y m o u t h : E s m é e N i c h o l l s 0 1 3 0 5 8 3 4 0 9 8 E x e t e r D e a n e r y E x e t e r : F r a n c e s C a n n i n g , 0 1 3 9 2 2 0 9 5 4 2 f r a n c e s a n d e d w a r d @ b l u e y o n d e r . c o . u k P l y m o u t h D e a n e r y M o n i c a E v a n s , 0 1 7 5 2 6 6 3 3 8 8 m o n r o b i n @ H o t m a i l . c o . u k T o r b a y D e a n e r y R i c h a r d S t e a d , 0 7 9 5 2 6 7 0 2 9 2 r f v . s t e a d @ b t i n t e r n e t . c o m E d i t o r i a l P a n e l C a n o n M i c h a e l L o c k ( C h a i r m a n ) , R e v T o n y I r w i n , S u s a n n e K o w a l , S u e W a l s h , A d r i a n W a r d l e C O P Y D E A D L I N E : S a t u r d a y 1 s t M a y - J u n e e d i t i o n W e d n e s d a y 1 s t J u n e - J u l y E d i t i o n P l e a s e n o t e t h a t o p i n i o n s e x p r e s s e d b y c o n t r i b u t o r s a r e n o t n e c e s s a r i l y t h o s e o f t h e P u b l i s h e r s , E d i t o r , T h e D i o c e s e o f P l y m o u t h o r t h e R o m a n C a t h o l i c C h u r c h . w w w . p l y m o u t h - d i o c e s e . o r g . u k T h e M a r c h e d i t i o n o f C S W i n c l u d e d t h e s t o r y o f P a r i s h e s f o r P e a c e . D e l l a S h e n t o n n o w w r i t e s a b o u t h e r v i s i t a t t h e e n d o f F e b r u a r y w h e n o u r l i n k e d f a m i l i e s a n d t h e i r p r i e s t s w e r e a b l e t o h a v e t i m e o u t f r o m t h e d a i l y s t r e s s e s o f t h e i r l i v e s a s r e f u g e e s , s h e t e l l s s u p p o r t e r s : “ o v e r a h u n d r e d o f u s w e n t t o g e t h e r f o r t h e d a y t o M o u n t N e b o a n d t h e B a p t i s m s i t e o f J e s u s a t t h e R i v e r J o r d a n . A t t h e i n v i t a t i o n o f P a r i s h e s f o r P e a c e , t w o c o a c h e s o f f a m i l i e s o f I r a q i C h r i s t i a n r e f u g e e s c e l e b r a t e d M a s s a t t h e R i v e r J o r d a n a n d r e n e w e d o u r B a p t i s m a l p r o m i s e s . B a b y S o p h i a w a s B a p t i s e d a t t h e J o r d a n a n d t h e n w e h a d a w o n d e r f u l l u n c h a n d d a n c e d . F o r a w h o l e d a y w e f o r g o t t h e s a d n e s s o f w h a t h a d b e e n l o s t , a n d s h a r e d t h e j o y o f t h e d a y t o g e t h e r t h a t t h e g e n e r o s i t y o f W e y b r i d g e p a r i s h ( S u r r e y ) h a d m a d e p o s s i b l e . T h e n e x t d a y , i n a n a r e a o n t h e o t h e r s i d e o f A m m a n , i t w a s B e h n a m ’ s 4 t h b i r t h d a y – w i t h a b i g c h o c o l a t e c a k e a n d h u g e s p a r k l e r . W e a l l s a n g H a p p y B i r t h d a y i n A r a b i c a n d E n g l i s h . W e t a l k e d a b o u t t h e i m p o r t a n c e o f E n g l i s h t o c o m m u n i c a t e w i t h t h e m a n y p e o p l e i n E n g l i s h p a r i s h e s w h o w a n t t o h e l p t h e m a n d b e d i r e c t l y i n t o u c h . T h e y w a n t t o l e a r n , a n d i t s p u r r e d u s o n w i t h t h e P a r i s h e s f o r P e a c e p r o j e c t t o s e t u p a n E n g l i s h c o u r s e f o r t h e m w i t h T E F L t e a c h e r s f r o m t h e U K . A f e w d a y s l a t e r , F r G i l m o u r M c D e r m o t t ( L i s k e a r d & S c l e r d e r ) a r r i v e d w i t h p i l g r i m s f r o m E n g l a n d f o r a t w o - w e e k p i l g r i m a g e i n J o r d a n , P a l e s t i n e a n d I s r a e l . T h e y w e l c o m e d w i t h o p e n a r m s A z h a r a n d G h a z w a n , a y o u n g c o u p l e a l o n e i n J o r d a n w i t h o u t t h e i r f a m i l i e s . T h e y c a m e w i t h u s t o P e t r a f o r t h r e e d a y s . O n e o f w h i c h w e s p e n t r i d i n g d o n k e y s u p t h e m o u n t a i n 1 5 0 0 m e t r e s t o A a r o n ’ s t o m b w h e r e w e c e l e b r a t e d M a s s f o l l o w e d b y l u n c h p r e p a r e d f o r u s b y t h e B e d o u i n . T h o s e s a m e p i l g r i m s t o o k t w o y o u n g f a m i l i e s o u t f o r t h e d a y t o M o u n t N e b o a n d f o r l u n c h – t h e “ h a p p i e s t d a y o f o u r l i f e ” s a i d H a l a h a f t e r w a r d s . P a r i s h e s f o r P e a c e - M e r c y f o r M i g r a n t s i s a n e w C h a r i t y i n f o r m a t i o n , s e t u p f o r t h e I r a q i C h r i s t i a n r e f u g e e s i n J o r d a n b e i n g c a r e d f o r b y t h e C h u r c h . W e h o p e t o m a k e l i f e a l i t t l e m o r e b e a r a b l e f o r t h e m w h i l e t h e y w a i t f o r v i s a s t o m o v e o n t o s e t u p a n e w l i f e . O u r p a r t i c u l a r m i s s i o n i s t o e n g a g e p a r i s h e s d i r e c t l y a s f a r a s p o s s i b l e t o e s t a b l i s h f r i e n d s h i p a n d s u p p o r t . I f y o u w o u l d l i k e t o k n o w m o r e p l e a s e c o n t a c t u s o n 0 1 8 0 3 3 1 4 8 6 8 ( T o r q u a y ) ; a d m i n @ p a r i s h e s f o r p e a c e . c o m w w w . p a r i s h e s f o r p e a c e . c o m “ B e s t D a y ” – “ B e s t T r i p ” – “ B e s t F r i e n d s ” c o n t i n u e d f r o m f r o n t p a g e A p o s t l e s h i p o f t h e S e a S e a S u n d a y 2 0 1 6 w i l l b e c e l e b r a t e d o n S u n d a y 1 0 t h J u l y O n S e a S u n d a y t h e C a t h o l i c C h u r c h , a l o n g w i t h o t h e r c h u r c h e s , r e m e m b e r s s e a f a r e r s a n d p r a y s f o r t h e m , t h e i r f a m i l i e s a n d t h o s e w h o s u p p o r t t h e m . I t i s A o S ’ p r i n c i p a l f u n d r a i s i n g a n d a w a r e n e s s r a i s i n g e v e n t o f t h e y e a r . E a c h y e a r A o S p r o d u c e s a s e t o f r e s o u r c e s f o r p a r i s h e s t o h e l p t h e m u n d e r s t a n d a n d c e l e b r a t e S e a S u n d a y . T o w a r d s t h e e n d o f J u n e 2 0 1 6 e a c h P a r i s h i n t h e U K w i l l b e s e n t a r e s o u r c e p a c k a n d A o S h o p e t h a t p a r i s h e s w i l l u s e t h e r e s o u r c e s t o e n s u r e t h a t S e a S u n d a y i s a s u c c e s s . T o d o w n l o a d d i g i t a l v e r s i o n s o f t h i s y e a r ’ s S e a S u n d a y r e s o u r c e s g o t o : h t t p : / / w w w . a p o s t l e s h i p o f t h e s e a . o r g . u k / r e s o u r c e s - p a r i s h e s . P a c k s d o w n l o a d a s p d f f i l e s f o r e v e r y o n e t o u s e a s t h e y s e e f i t . I f y o u d o n ’ t r e c e i v e t h i s y e a r ’ s p a c k t h e n p l e a s e c o n t a c t S a l v i n a a n d s h e w i l l a r r a n g e f o r a p a c k t o b e s e n t t o y o u r p a r i s h e m a i l : s a l v i n a @ a p o s t l e s h i p o f t h e s e a . o r g . u k t e l : 0 2 0 7 0 1 2 8 6 0 2 .   D u e t o t h e n a t u r e o f t h e i r w o r k , s e a f a r e r s c a n s p e n d u p t o n i n e m o n t h s a w a y a t s e a , s e p a r a t e d f r o m t h e i r f a m i l y a n d l o v e d o n e s a n d s o m e t i m e s w o r k i n g i n h a r s h c o n d i t i o n s . I n t h e P l y m o u t h D i o c e s e , A o S ’ c h a p l a i n s a n d s h i p v i s i t o r s p r o v i d e s p i r i t u a l , p a s t o r a l a n d w e l f a r e s u p p o r t t o s e a f a r e r s w h o a r r i v e a t p o r t s i n t h e S o u t h W e s t . T h i s i n c l u d e s o r g a n i s i n g M a s s a n d p r a y e r s o n b o a r d s h i p s a s w e l l a s h e l p i n g s e a f a r e r s c o n t a c t t h e i r f a m i l i e s b a c k h o m e . P l e a s e r e m e m b e r i n y o u r p r a y e r s t h e A o S C h a p l a i n s i n o u r D i o c e s e a n d t h o s e t o w h o m t h e y m i n i s t e r : J o h n P i n h a y ( F a l m o u t h a n d F o w e y ) , A n n D o n n e l l y ( P l y m o u t h a n d T e i g n m o u t h ) a n d R e v R o g e r S t o n e ( W e y m o u t h a n d P o r t l a n d ) . M o r e i n f o r m a t i o n a b o u t t h e w o r k o f A o S c a n b e f o u n d a t w w w . a p o s t l e s h i p o f t h e s e a . o r g . u k S o m e y o u n g s u p p o r t e r s h o l d i n g t h e i r S e a S u n d a y 2 0 1 5 C h i l d r e n ’ s L i t u r g y a c t i v i t y . D I O C E S A N N E W S May2016CSWFinal.qxp_TheVoice copy 1 12/04/2016 19:07 Page 2

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M a y 2 0 1 6 C a t h o l i c S o u t h W e s t - 3 D o u b l i n g y o u r e f f o r t s D I O C E S A N N E W S C A F O D , t h e C a t h o l i c A g e n c y f o r O v e r s e a s D e v e l o p m e n t , i s p a r t o f C a r i t a s I n t e r n a t i o n a l , a w o r l d w i d e n e t w o r k o f C a t h o l i c r e l i e f d e v e l o p m e n t a g e n c i e s . C A F O D i s p l e a s e d t o a n n o u n c e t h a t , o n c e a g a i n , t h e U K G o v e r n m e n t w i l l b e d o u b l i n g d o n a t i o n s t o i t s L e n t A p p e a l - s o a n y f u n d r a i s i n g y o u d o w i l l h a v e t w i c e t h e i m p a c t i n m a k i n g t h i n g s b e t t e r f o r p e o p l e l i v i n g i n p o v e r t y . D o n a t i o n s w i l l b e m a t c h e d b e t w e e n 1 0 F e b r u a r y a n d 9 M a y , u p t o t h e v a l u e o f £ 3 . 5 m i l l i o n . R i s e n C h r i s t , w h e n d a r k n e s s o v e r w h e l m s u s m a y y o u r d a w n b e c k o n . W h e n f e a r p a r a l y s e s u s m a y y o u r t o u c h r e l e a s e u s . W h e n g r i e f t o r m e n t s u s m a y y o u r p e a c e e n f o l d u s . W h e n m e m o r i e s h a u n t u s m a y y o u r p r e s e n c e h e a l u s . W h e n j u s t i c e f a i l s u s m a y y o u r a n g e r i g n i t e u s . W h e n a p a t h y s t a g n a t e s u s m a y y o u r c h a l l e n g e r e n e w u s . W h e n c o u r a g e l e a v e s u s m a y y o u r s p i r i t i n s p i r e u s . W h e n d e s p a i r g r i p s u s m a y y o u r h o p e r e s t o r e u s . A n d w h e n d e a t h t h r e a t e n s u s m a y y o u r r e s u r r e c t i o n l i g h t l e a d u s . A m e n . A n n a b e l S h i l s o n - T h o m a s / C A F O D E a s t e r – a s e a s o n f o r r e j o i c i n g R e s u r r e c t i o n L i g h t I f y o u ’ r e n o t a l r e a d y a C A F O D s u p p o r t e r a n d w o u l d l i k e t o b e i n v o l v e d p l e a s e c o n t a c t S i m o n G i a r c h i , C A F O D P l y m o u t h D i o c e s e C o m m u n i t y P a r t i c i p a t i o n O f f i c e r T e l : 0 1 3 6 4 6 4 5 4 4 0 e m a i l : p l y m o u t h @ c a f o d @ c a f o d . o r g . u k w e b s i t e : w w w . c a f o d p l y m o u t h . o r g . u k C h r i s m M a s s 2 0 1 6 T h e C h r i s m M a s s o n t h e W e d n e s d a y o f H o l y W e e k i s c o n - c e l e b r a t e d b y t h e B i s h o p a n d h i s p r i e s t s a n d i s t h e l a r g e s t g a t h e r i n g o f p r i e s t s e a c h y e a r , a t w h i c h t h e y r e n e w t h e i r c o m m i t m e n t t o p r i e s t l y s e r v i c e .   A t t h i s M a s s , t h e B i s h o p b l e s s e s t h e o i l s t h a t w i l l b e u s e d i n o u r p a r i s h e s d u r i n g t h e c o m i n g y e a r f o r t h e c e l e b r a t i o n o f t h e s a c r a m e n t s .   T h e w o r d “ C h r i s m ” c o m e s f r o m o n e o f t h e o i l s , w h i c h i s m i x e d w i t h a r o m a t i c A d a y o f p e a c e a n d s t i l l n e s s a t S c l e r d e r A b b e y T h e C h e m i n - N e u f C o m m u n i t y i s a n a p o s t o l i c R o m a n C a t h o l i c C o m m u n i t y w i t h a n e c u m e n i c a l v o c a t i o n . T h e A b b e y w a s p a s s e d t o t h e c o m m u n i t y i n 2 0 1 4 b y t h e C a r m e l i t e S i s t e r s , a n e n c l o s e d O r d e r ; i t i s a p l a c e s t e e p e d i n p r a y e r a n d c o m p a s s i o n a n d l o c a t e d i n s t u n n i n g l y b e a u t i f u l s u r r o u n d i n g s . T h e q u i e t d a y o n 2 4 t h F e b r u a r y m o r e t h a n l i v e d u p t o e x p e c t a t i o n : 3 5 p e o p l e f r o m d i f f e r e n t d e n o m i n a t i o n s a r r i v e d , t r a v e l l i n g f r o m P e n z a n c e a n d E x e t e r w i t h s e v e r a l n e a r e r n e i g h b o u r s . A f t e r a w e l c o m i n g c u p o f t e a , w e w e r e g i v e n a t h o u g h t - p r o v o k i n g i n t r o d u c t i o n t o t h e w a y o f I g n a t i a n s p i r i t u a l i t y b y S i s t e r J a c q u e l i n e , a m e m b e r o f t h e C o m m u n i t y , t o h e l p u s b e c o m e e m p o w e r e d t o m a k e t h e m o s t o f t h i s a m a z i n g o p p o r t u n i t y t o d e e p e n o u r f a i t h . T h e t h e m e o f t h e d a y w a s ‘ T h e T r a n s f i g u r a t i o n ’ ; w e a l l t h i n k w e k n o w i t w e l l b u t I , f o r o n e , l e a r n t s o m e t h i n g n e w w h i c h h a s s i g n i f i c a n t l y e n h a n c e d m y u n d e r s t a n d i n g o f o u r S a l v a t i o n s t o r y . F o l l o w i n g t h i s , w e w e r e g i v e n p e r s o n a l t i m e i n w h i c h w e c o u l d c h o o s e b e t w e e n d i f f e r e n t a c t i v i t i e s : a t i m e o f g u i d e d p r a y e r , a t i m e o f s p i r i t u a l a c c o m p a n i m e n t a b o u t o u r s p i r i t u a l j o u r n e y , o r t i m e t o w a l k o r s i t q u i e t l y i n t h e g a r d e n . A t n o o n , w e w e n t t o t h e b e a u t i f u l C h a p e l , t o p r a y f o r t h e U n i t y o f C h r i s t i a n s , w h a t a p r i v i l e g e t o s i t i n t h e s p a c e p r e v i o u s l y o n l y u s e d b y t h e C a r m e l i t e S i s t e r s . T h e r e w e h e a r d a m o v i n g t e s t i m o n y o f t h e w o r k o f t h e G i v i n g S h o p i n P e n z a n c e . A f t e r a l i g h t l u n c h o f d e l i c i o u s s o u p a n d c h e e s e , w e e n j o y e d a D V D p r o d u c e d b y ‘ N E T F O R G O D ’ , a n e t w o r k o f p e o p l e a r o u n d t h e w o r l d b u i l d i n g a s p i r i t u a l i t y f o r p e a c e a ( n e t f o r g o d @ c h e m i n ­ n e u f . o r g ) . T h e D V D t o l d a n o t h e r p r o f o u n d s t o r y , t h a t o f F r M i c h a e l L a p s l e y i n t h e S o u t h A f r i c a o f a p a r t h e i d , a s t o r y o f i m m e n s e c o u r a g e , l o v e a n d w i t n e s s t o t h e F a i t h . A f t e r a n o t h e r s h o r t p e r i o d o f q u i e t t h e r e w a s t i m e t o r e v i e w t h e d a y a n d g i v e t h a n k s . W h a t a d a y o f s t o r i e s , o u r o w n a s w e l l a s t h e L o r d ’ s , i n b r i l l i a n t s u n s h i n e w i t h t h e s e a g l i s t e n i n g n e a r b y . D o n ’ t m i s s t h e n e x t Q u i e t D a y , o n W e d n e s d a y 1 1 t h M a y w h e n y o u c a n g e t y o u r s e l f r e a d y f o r P e n t e c o s t . J u d i t h Y e o E x e t e r p e r f u m e a n d u s e d i n B a p t i s m , C o n f i r m a t i o n , O r d i n a t i o n a n d i n t h e c o n s e c r a t i o n o f c h u r c h e s a n d a l t a r s . T h e o i l s u s e d a r e b r o u g h t b y D e l l a S h e n t o n , o f S t M a r y c h u r c h P a r i s h , a n d a r e p r o d u c e d b y a W o m e n ’ s C o o p e r a t i v e o f C h r i s t i a n s a n d M u s l i m s i n P a l e s t i n e , j u s t n o r t h o f J e r u s a l e m . T h e p e r f u m e u s e d i n C h r i s m i s n a r d , a n o i l u s e d f r o m a n t i q u i t y a g a i n f r o m P a l e s t i n e . May2016CSWFinal.qxp_TheVoice copy 1 12/04/2016 19:07 Page 3

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M a y 2 0 1 6 C a t h o l i c S o u t h W e s t - 5 a t t h e h a n d s o f t h e c a r t e l ; t h e i r s o n ’ s l i f e w a s t h r e a t e n e d b e c a u s e h e s a w w h o d i d i t . H o w m a n y h a v e f l e d a c r o s s t h e b o r d e r f o r s a f e t y b u t l i v e i n c o n s t a n t f e a r o f a r r e s t a s ‘ u n d o c u m e n t e d ’ p e o p l e , a n d s u f f e r a b u s e a n d v i o l e n c e i n t h e i r n e w h o m e l a n d . D o I w e l c o m e t h e s t r a n g e r ? J e s u s d i e s o n t h e c r o s s M o l l y M o l l o y , r e s e a r c h l i b r a r i a n a n d b o r d e r s p e c i a l i s t a t N e w M e x i c o S t a t e U n i v e r s i t y h a s , s i n c e 2 0 0 8 h a s p r o v i d e d d e t a i l e d d o c u m e n t a t i o n o f t h e 1 1 , 0 0 0 p e o p l e m u r d e r e d i n J u a r e z f r o m 2 0 0 8 o n w a r d s . 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T h e i r f r i e n d s h i p a n d g e n e r o s i t y t o t h e v i s i t i n g g r o u p f r o m E n g l a n d w a s a c l e a r s i g n o f t h o s e w o r k i n g f o r a b e t t e r f u t u r e . D o I l a b e l p e o p l e ? J e s u s i s l a i d i n t h e t o m b t h o s e i n d e t e n t i o n c e n t r e s . M a n y o f t h o s e w h o a r e s e e k i n g s a f e t y a n d s a n c t u a r y f i n d t h e m s e l v e s t r e a t e d a s c r i m i n a l s a n d h e l d i n d e t e n t i o n c e n t r e s , s e p a r a t e d f r o m t h e i r w i v e s a n d c h i l d r e n . T h e d e t e n t i o n c e n t r e s a r e u s u a l l y a w a y f r o m t h e m a j o r c i t i e s , a n d v i s i t i n g t h e m i s s t r o n g l y d i s c o u r a g e d . D o I w a n t t h e i s s u e o f m i g r a n t s t o j u s t g o a w a y ? A m I f r i g h t e n e d t o s p e a k o u t a g a i n s t i n j u s t i c e , b u t w o u l d r a t h e r g o a l o n g w i t h w h a t m o s t p e o p l e s a y . L i k e J o s e p h o f A r i m a t h e a d o I h i d e m y f a i t h ? T h e R e s u r r e c t i o n P o p e F r a n c i s . W h i l s t t r a v e l i n g b a c k t o R o m e f r o m M e x i c o , w h e r e h e h a d s a i d M a s s i n J u a r e z b e s i d e t h e b o r d e r f e n c e , w a s a s k e d i f t h e b o r d e r f e n c e b e t w e e n t h e U S A a n d M e x i c o s h o u l d b e r e p l a c e d b y a 3 0 f o o t w a l l , h e s a i d : “ A p e r s o n w h o t h i n k s o n l y a b o u t b u i l d i n g w a l l s , w h e r e v e r t h e y m a y b e , a n d n o t b u i l d i n g b r i d g e s , i s n o t C h r i s t i a n ” . W e w i t n e s s e d s o m a n y p e o p l e t h i s E a s t e r w h o w o r k t i r e l e s s l y t o b u i l d s u c h b r i d g e s . 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T h e s e c i t i e s o c c u p y p o s i t i o n s g e o g r a p h i c a l l y o n l y 2 0 0 m e t r e s a p a r t ; h o w e v e r f o r t h o s e l i v i n g t h e r e , a n d p a r t i c u l a r l y f o r t h o s e l i v i n g o n t h e M e x i c a n s i d e o f t h e b o r d e r , t h e p r e s e n c e o f t h e 1 8 f o o t h i g h f e n c e t h a t r u n s s o m e 1 , 9 5 4 m i l e s b e t w e e n t h e t w o c o u n t r i e s , s e p a r a t i n g t h e s e c o m m u n i t i e s , d o m i n a t e s t h e i r l i v e s . D u r i n g t h e i r v i s i t t h e g r o u p m e t m a n y i n s p i r i n g p e o p l e a n d s h a r e d t h e i r E a s t e r l i t u r g i e s ; t h e m o s t m e m o r a b l e b e i n g w i t n e s s i n g t h e G o o d F r i d a y V i a C r u c i s i n t h e t o w n o f R a n c h o A n a p r a . F o r t h i s c o m m u n i t y , t h e p o o r e s t o f t h e p o o r a n d o n t h e e d g e o f t h e c i t y o n l y r e c e n t l y d u b b e d t h e ‘ d e a d l i e s t c i t y o n e a r t h , ’ d a i l y l i f e i s a s t r u g g l e . Y o u m i g h t e x p e c t a f e a r o f s t r a n g e r s a n d a l a c k o f w i l l i n g n e s s t o b e s e e n i n l a r g e n u m b e r s ; i n s t e a d t h o u s a n d s t o o k p a r t i n t h e p r o c e s s i o n u p M o u n t A n a p r a , g r e e t e d t h e i r v i s i t o r s a s f r i e n d s a n d s h o w i n g a r e a l u n d e r s t a n d i n g o f C h r i s t ’ s s u f f e r i n g a n d t h e m e a n i n g o f r e s u r r e c t i o n – s o m e t h i n g t h e g r o u p h a d n e v e r b e f o r e e x p e r i e n c e d . 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W i t h h e r c o l l e a g u e s T a y l o r g i v e s f r e e o r v e r y c h e a p l e g a l s e r v i c e s f o r l o w - i n c o m e i m m i g r a n t s a n d a c t s a s a n a d v o c a t e f o r h u m a n r i g h t s . A m I p r e p a r e d t o h e l p t h o s e w h o f a l l u n d e r t h e w e i g h t o f p e r s e c u t i o n ? J e s u s m e e t s h i s s o r r o w f u l m o t h e r S i s t e r B e t t y C a m p b e l l h a s l i v e d a m o n g s t t h e c o m m u n i t y o f J u a r e z t h r o u g h o u t t h e r e c e n t t r o u b l e s . N o w i n h e r m i d - e i g h t i e s s h e m a k e s i t h e r w o r k t o r e m e m b e r t h e s o n s a n d d a u g h t e r s w h o h a v e d i s a p p e a r e d w i t h o u t t r a c e , o r w h o s e b o d i e s h a v e b e e n f o u n d o n t h e s t r e e t s , k i l l e d b y t h e d r u g c a r t e l s b e c a u s e t h e i r m o t h e r s c o u l d n ’ t p a y t h e p r o t e c t i o n m o n e y d e m a n d e d . 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T h i s A u s t r a l i a n b o r n p r i e s t , w h o o n t h r e e s e p a r a t e o c c a s i o n s t h o u g h t h e w a s a b o u t t o d i e , h a s b u i l t u p h i s c h u r c h c o m m u n i t y f r o m a c o n g r e g a t i o n o f l i t t l e m o r e t h a n 3 0 a l l t h o s e y e a r s a g o t o a r e g u l a r c o n g r e g a t i o n o f m a n y h u n d r e d s g r e e t i n g e a c h p e r s o n b e f o r e M a s s w i t h a h u g o r a w i n k . F a t h e r K e v i n h a s r e c e n t l y c o m p l e t e d t h e b u i l d i n g o f a y o u t h c e n t r e o n w a s t e l a n d b e h i n d h i s c h u r c h i n a n a t t e m p t t o p r e v e n t h i s y o u n g p a r i s h i o n e r s b e i n g a t t r a c t e d t o t h e l u r e o f t h e c a r t e l s . T h i s i s t h e l a n d w h e r e t w o o f h i s f o r m e r c o n f i r m a t i o n c l a s s w e r e s t o n e d t o d e a t h – j u s t 2 o f t h e m a n y p a r i s h i o n e r s h e h a s b u r i e d d u r i n g t h e v i o l e n c e . H o w d o I w a l k a l o n g s i d e t h e p o o r a n d m a r g i n a l i s e d ? V e r o n i c a W i p e s t h e F a c e o f J e s u s S h a l i n i T h o m a s w o r k s f o r t h e D i o c e s a n M i g r a n t a n d R e f u g e e S e r v i c e s . S h e s p e n d s h e r d a y s s u p p o r t i n g t h o s e w h o a r e b e g i n n i n g t h e l o n g j o u r n e y t o a p p l y f o r r e s i d e n c y , c i t i z e n s h i p o r a s y l u m i n t h e U S A . A c o m p l i c a t e d w o r l d o f l e g a l d o c u m e n t a t i o n a n d e n d l e s s r u l e s w h i c h a r e t h e f i r s t s t e p s i n a l o n g a n d d i f f i c u l t j o u r n e y f o r m a n y w h o a r e f l e e i n g d e a t h t h r e a t s a n d p o v e r t y i n L a t i n A m e r i c a . A m I p r e p a r e d t o h e l p t h o s e w h o s e e k a b e t t e r l i f e ? J e s u s f a l l s a s e c o n d t i m e t h e ‘ c r i m i n a l i s e d ’ I n t h e F e d e r a l I m m i g r a t i o n C o u r t w e s a w a j u d g e d e a l i n g w i t h f i f t y c a s e s a d a y . E a c h c a s e w a s s i m p l y a n u m b e r . W h i l s t t h e j u d g e t r i e d h i s b e s t t o m a k e t h i n g s c l e a r m a n y d e f e n d a n t s d i d n ’ t u n d e r s t a n d w h a t w a s g o i n g o n , c o u l d n ’ t a f f o r d a n a t t o r n e y , o r h a d a n a t t o r n e y w h o w a s s o o v e r w o r k e d t h a t t h e i r p a p e r s c o u l d n ’ t b e f o u n d . T h e j u d g e m e n t w a s u s u a l l y f o r ‘ r e m o v a l ’ . T h e r e w a s l i t t l e t i m e t o h e a r a n i n d i v i d u a l ’ s s t o r y . D o I t a k e t h e t i m e t o g e t t o k n o w t h o s e w h o h a v e c o m e t o t h i s c o u n t r y ? D o I k n o w t h e i r s t o r y ? J e s u s m e e t s t h e w o m e n o f J e r u s a l e m R u b e n G a r c i a f o u n d e r o f A n n u n c i a t i o n H o u s e , E l P a s o - m o t t o ‘ V o i c e o f V o i c e l e s s ’ - r u n s b o r d e r a w a r e n e s s e x p e r i e n c e s f o r g r o u p s f r o m a c r o s s t h e w o r l d , a s w e l l a s a c c o m p a n y i n g m i g r a n t s , h o m e l e s s a n d e c o n o m i c a l l y v u l n e r a b l e p e o p l e s o f t h e b o r d e r s i n c e 1 9 7 8 . R u b e n r e m i n d s g r o u p s t h a t t h e p o o r d o n o t a s k f o r o u r s y m p a t h y , t h e y a s k u s t o c h a n g e o u r b e h a v i o u r b e c a u s e t h e i r s u f f e r i n g i s a d i r e c t r e s u l t o f e c o n o m i c p o l i c i e s i n t h e W e s t . A m I p r e p a r e d t o q u e s t i o n m y o w n b e h a v i o u r w h i c h s u p p o r t s p o l i c i e s a n d b e h a v i o u r t h a t c o n t i n u e t o m a k e t h e w o r l d u n f a i r f o r s o m a n y ? J e s u s f a l l s t h e t h i r d t i m e W o m e n ’ s C o o p e r a t i v e o f H o p e a n d F a i t h t h e e c o n o m i c s y s t e m i n M e x i c o h a s l i t t l e o r n o r o o m f o r u n s k i l l e d w o r k e r s , e s p e c i a l l y t h o s e a g e d o v e r 5 0 . T h e s e w o r k e r s , m o s t l y w o m e n , m a k e h a n d - d e s i g n e d t e x t i l e p r o d u c t s a n d t h e m o n e y t h e y r a i s e a u g m e n t s t h e s a l a r y r e c e i v e d f r o m w o r k i n g f a m i l y m e m b e r s a n d a l l o w s f a m i l i e s t o l i v e w i t h d i g n i t y . D o I d o e n o u g h t o h e l p m y f a m i l y ? J e s u s i s s t r i p p e d o f h i s g a r m e n t s t h e w o r k e r s o f t h e m a q u i l a d o r a s , o r f a c t o r i e s a c r o s s J u a r e z , w h o a r e d e n i e d b a s i c r i g h t s , r e f u s e d u n i o n r e p r e s e n t a t i o n a n d l i v e o n a w a g e 1 0 % o f t h a t p a i d j u s t a f e w m i l e s a w a y a c r o s s t h e b o r d e r . T h e i r w a g e w i l l o n l y b u y a q u a r t e r o f t h e b a s i c n e c e s s i t i e s t h a t a r e e s s e n t i a l f o r a t y p i c a l w o r k e r ’ s f a m i l y . T h e e m p l o y e r s o n l y r e c r u i t y o u n g w o m e n s i n c e t h e y a r e c a p a b l e o f w o r k i n g m u c h l o n g e r h o u r s t h a n t h o s e w h o a r e o l d e r . T h e i r w o r k i s t o m a k e p r o d u c t s d e m a n d e d c h e a p l y b y t h e ‘ W e s t ’ , w h i l s t t h e h a z a r d o u s w a s t e f r o m t h e p r o d u c t i o n p r o c e s s i s l e f t i n M e x i c o . 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T h e L a d i e s o f t h e W e y m o u t h S e w i n g G r o u p a r e n o t o n e s f o r r e s t i n g o n t h e i r l a u r e l s . P a s t p r o j e c t s h a v e i n c l u d e d b a n n e r s f o r t h e c h u r c h ; h e r e t h e y ’ r e p i c t u r e d w o r k i n g o n t h e b e a u t i f u l c h i l d ’ s q u i l t f e a t u r i n g ‘ A l i c e i n W o n d e r l a n d ’ w h i c h w i l l b e r a f f l e d t o r a i s e f u n d f o r M c M i l l a n N u r s e s . E s m é e N i c h o l l s W e y m o u t h S e w i n g G r o u p i n A c t i o n M a y 2 0 1 6 C a t h o l i c S o u t h W e s t - 7 LEWESTON Situated just outside Sherborne in 46 acres of beautiful Dorset parkland, Leweston School offers a challenging and inspiring education to a co­educational Nursery and Junior Department, and an all­girls Senior School and Sixth Form. Boarding packages are available for girls from age 7 and local transport links are provided for day pupils. Open Morning Bank Holiday Monday 2 May For more information please contact the Admissions Team on 01963 211010 or email: admissions@leweston.dorset.sch.uk N E W J U N I O R D E P A R T M E N T D A Y F E E A N N O U N C E D F i n d o u t m o r e a t w w w . l e w e s t o n . c o . u k A Catholic Foundation which welcomes pupils of all denominations Leweston School Trust is a registered charity number 295175

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F o r d e t a i l s o f t h e t o p i c f o r e a c h s e s s i o n p l e a s e c o n t a c t S p e n c e r N a t h a n e m a i l : s p e n c e r . n a t h a n @ l i n e o n e . n e t • T u e s d a y e v e n i n g s a t 7 . 3 0 p m , I n s p i r e 2 0 s t o 4 0 s C h u r c h F r i e n d s G r o u p a n d H o m e G r o u p : S t M a r y ’ s C h u r c h , P o o l e a f t e r t h e 7 p m M a s s . • F i r s t w e e k e n d o f e v e r y m o n t h , a f t e r w e e k e n d M a s s e s , P R A Y E R M I N I S T R Y f o r h e a l i n g o r a n y o t h e r n e e d : O u r L a d y S t a r o f t h e S e a , W e y m o u t h . F o r m o r e i n f o r m a t i o n c o n t a c t M i k e N e w b e r y e m a i l : m i k n e w b @ b t i n t e r n e t . c o m • F i r s t T h u r s d a y o f e a c h m o n t h f r o m 1 0 . 4 5 a m t o 1 1 . 4 5 a m , S t S w i t h u n ’ s C h u r c h H a l l , A l l i n g t o n , D o r s e t : S t S w i t h u n ’ s C h u r c h C o m m u n i t y w e l c o m e m e m b e r s o f a l l c h u r c h e s t o j o i n t h e i r m o n t h l y c o m m u n i t y c o f f e e m o r n i n g s . T h e g a t h e r i n g s a r e a g o o d o p p o r t u n i t y t o m e e t n e w p e o p l e a n d h a v e a g o o d c h a t ; f r e s h c o f f e e a n d c a k e s a r e s e r v e d f r e e o f c h a r g e . E x e t e r D e a n e r y • M o n d a y m o r n i n g s , 1 0 a m t o 1 2 n o o n , R i c h a r d R e y n o l d s C e n t r e : T o d d l e r G r o u p , a l l w e l c o m e . • M o n d a y e v e n i n g s a t 7 . 3 0 p m , M e d i t a t i o n G r o u p : R i c h a r d R e y n o l d s C e n t r e , H e a v i t r e e R o a d , E x e t e r . • T u e s d a y e v e n i n g s f r o m 8 p m t o 9 p m , A d o r a t i o n o f t h e B l e s s e d S a c r a m e n t : M o u n t S t M a r y C o n v e n t , W o n f o r d R o a d . • S e c o n d a n d f o u r t h T h u r s d a y e v e n i n g o f e a c h m o n t h f r o m 7 . 3 0 p m t o 9 p m , b e g i n n i n g 1 4 t h A p r i l , a n e w J o i n t P a r i s h P r a y e r G r o u p f o r b o t h E x e t e r p a r i s h e s : R i c h a r d R e y n o l d s C e n t r e , H e a v i t r e e R o a d , E x e t e r . 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P l y m o u t h D e a n e r y • T u e s d a y a f t e r n o o n s f r o m 1 . 3 0 p m t o 3 . 3 0 p m , U n i o n o f C a t h o l i c M o t h e r s : C a t h e d r a l C e n t r e . • T u e s d a y e v e n i n g s a t 7 . 3 0 p m , D i s c u s s i o n G r o u p : J e r e m i a h C e n t r e , S t o t t C l o s e , E f f o r d , P l y m o u t h t o r e f l e c t o n t h e l i t u r g i c a l r e a d i n g s f o r t h e c o m i n g S u n d a y . • T h u r s d a y m o r n i n g s a t 1 0 . 3 0 a m ( c o f f e e f r o m 1 0 a m ) B i b l e S t u d y G r o u p : C a t h e d r a l C e n t r e . • T h u r s d a y e v e n i n g s f r o m 6 p m t o 8 . 3 0 p m , L e g i o n o f M a r y : C a t h e d r a l C e n t r e . • F r i d a y e v e n i n g s a t 6 p m , H o l y H o u r : T h e C a t h e d r a l • S u n d a y e v e n i n g s , a f t e r t h e 6 p m M a s s – C R E D O : A f o r u m f o r y o u n g a d u l t s w a n t i n g t o d e e p e n t h e i r f a i t h a n d s p i r i t u a l l i f e i n t h e C a t h o l i c C h u r c h t h r o u g h p r a y e r , d i s c u s s i o n a n d c o m m u n i t y . 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D e a c o n T o n y I r w i n T e l : 0 1 5 4 8 8 5 3 4 1 3 . • S e c o n d S a t u r d a y m o r n i n g o f e a c h m o n t h , 1 1 a m t o 1 2 n o o n – S P U C A n t i - A b o r t i o n P r a y e r s , D e r r i f o r d : F o r m o r e i n f o r m a t i o n c o n t a c t C h r i s t i n e H u d s o n T e l : 0 1 7 5 2 2 2 4 0 1 8 • S e c o n d S u n d a y o f e a c h m o n t h , S u n d a y L u n c h C l u b , E f f o r d : f o r i n d i v i d u a l s , c o u p l e s o r f a m i l i e s w h o w o u l d l i k e t o c o m e ; t o b o o k p l e a s e c o n t a c t D e a c o n S i m o n F l e t c h e r o r S u z a n n e T e l : 0 1 7 5 2 6 6 7 4 3 3 T o r b a y D e a n e r y • S u n d a y e v e n i n g s , P o l i s h M a s s 6 p m : C h u r c h o f t h e A s s u m p t i o n o f O u r L a d y , A b b e y R o a d , T o r q u a y . 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R E T R E A T S I N T H E D I O C E S E O F P L Y M O U T H R E T R E A T S I N T H E D I O C E S E O F P L Y M O U T H S i l e n t a n d i n d i v i d u a l l y g u i d e d r e t r e a t s b y m e m b e r s o f t h e P l y m o u t h D i o c e s a n I g n a t i a n S p i r i t u a l i t y T e a m : o f f e r i n g e a c h p e r s o n t h e o p p o r t u n i t y f o r s p a c e , S I L E N C E a n d p r a y e r w i t h a s p i r i t u a l c o m p a n i o n t o h e l p y o u p r a y a n d r e f l e c t . A l l 2 0 1 6 R e t r e a t s w i l l t a k e p l a c e a t S o u t h g a t e R e t r e a t H o u s e , B u c k f a s t A b b e y . 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F o r m o r e i n f o r m a t i o n a b o u t e v e n t s a t S c l e r d e r T e l : 0 1 5 0 3 2 7 2 2 3 8 o r v i s i t t h e w e b s i t e w w w . c h e m i n - n e u f . o r g . u k / a n n u a i r e / u n i t e d - k i n g d o m / s c l e r d e r - a b b e y . 2 0 1 6 P I L G R I M A G E S I N T H E D I O C E S E O F P L Y M O U T H 2 0 1 6 P I L G R I M A G E S I N T H E D I O C E S E O F P L Y M O U T H S a t u r d a y 2 8 t h M a y t o F r i d a y 3 r d J u n e : P l y m o u t h D i o c e s a n P i l g r i m a g e t o L o u r d e s , u n d e r t h e l e a d e r s h i p o f B i s h o p M a r k O ’ T o o l e . P i l g r i m s w i l l s t a y a t H o t e l C h a p e l l e e t P a r c , v e r y c l o s e t o t h e G r o t t o . E n q u i r i e s t o P i l g r i m a g e D i r e c t o r F r K i e r a n K i r b y T e l : 0 1 8 0 3 2 9 4 1 4 2 . B o o k i n g s v i a J o e W a l s h T o u r s T e l : 0 2 0 3 4 6 8 0 6 1 7 e m a i l : i n f o @ j o e w a l s h t o u r s . c o . u k . O n l i n e B o o k i n g s w w w . j o e w a l s h t o u r s . c o . u k . F o r i n f o r m a t i o n a b o u t j o i n i n g t h e Y o u t h P i l g r i m a g e p l e a s e c o n t a c t J a c q u e l i n e M a n t e l l o T e l : 0 1 8 0 3 3 2 8 9 1 6 . S p e c i a l A s s i s t e d S e c t i o n t h o s e n e e d i n g 2 4 - h o u r n u r s i n g c a r e j o i n w i t h t h e S o c i e t y o f O u r L a d y o f L o u r d e s T e l : 0 2 0 8 8 4 8 9 8 3 3 . T h u r s d a y 7 t h t o T h u r s d a y 1 4 t h J u l y : N a t i o n a l P i l g r i m a g e t o F a t i m a : S p i r i t u a l D i r e c t o r R e v F r G e r a r d K e l l y , G r o u p O r g a n i s e r M i k e D a l e y , L e a d e r T i m o t h y T i n d a l l - R o b e r t s o n ( P l y m o u t h D i o c e s e ) . F o r m o r e i n f o r m a t i o n c o n t a c t M i k e D a l e y t e l : 0 1 7 9 3 8 2 9 3 8 1 e m a i l : A o F S w i n d o n @ h o t m a i l . c o m S u n d a y 9 t h t o S a t u r d a y 1 5 t h O c t o b e r : C o r n i s h P i l g r i m a g e t o W a l s i n g h a m : M o r e i n f o r m a t i o n w i l l b e p u b l i s h e d i n t h e M a y e d i t i o n o f C a t h o l i c S o u t h w e s t . May2016CSWFinal.qxp_TheVoice copy 1 12/04/2016 19:07 Page 11

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