Wednesday, July 4, 2012


Many thanks to those people from Salford, including Professor Richards and Peter who came to the Mass at Leeds to serve the Mass offered by Bishop Rifan. It was a wonderful and solemn occasion.

The Dioceses of Shrewsbury and Liverpool have a very important visitor this week in the form of the heart of the Patron Saint of Parish Priests, St. John Vianney.
This relic will be available for veneration as follows:

St Anthony's, Woodhouse Park, Wythenshawe M22 0WR

4pm – 6.30pm Veneration of the Relic of the CurĂ© d’Ars and Confessions
7pm – 9pm "Celebrating the gift of the Sacred Priesthood": Concelebrated Mass
9pm – 10pm Veneration of the Relic resumes, concluding with Compline
Metropolitan Cathedral of Christ the King, Liverpool L3 5TQ
10am Morning Prayer and Homily
12 noon Concelebrated Mass
3pm Vespers and Homily
There are Confessions and Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament throughout the day.
St Michael and All Angels, Woodchurch, Wirral CH43 5LE
6pm – 9pm Veneration of the Relic, Confessions concluding with Compline 8.45pm
St Wilfrid’s, Witton Street, Northwich, Cheshire CW9 5NP
9am – 11am Morning Prayer, Veneration of the Relic and Confessions
Shrewsbury Cathedral, Town Walls, Shrewsbury SY1 1TE
12:30pm – 5.30pm Mass and Veneration of the Relic and Confession

Please avail yourself of this wonderful opportunity to pray for vocations and the priesthood.