Tag Archives: Lent

  • Pathway to Peace

    An introduction to an ancient way of meditation
    Fridays of Lent at the John Paul Centre starting on Friday 2nd March, 11.00am (Sessions last about 45 minutes)
    Turn aside for a while
    from your ordinary employment.
    Put aside your worldly cares.
    Let your distractions wait.
    Free yourself for a while for God
    and rest in him.
    St Anselm
    There is Mass at the John [...]

  • A Belgian nun, a pampered poodle and you

    CAFOD marks 50 years of Lent Fast Day
    CAFOD is calling on its supporters to turn biscuits into bicycles and wine into water to mark the 50th anniversary of its annual fundraising initiative, Lent Fast Day. Over the last 50 years, more than £65 million has been raised by extraordinary people at Lent Fast Day, which [...]