St Bernadette’s relics to visit our diocese

St Bernadette’s relics to visit our diocese

The relics of St Bernadette will be displayed at three venues within the diocese in October during what is being described as a “once-in-a-lifetime” tour of England, Scotland and Wales. The organisers say it is an opportunity for people of all ages and backgrounds to...
Lourdes 2022: What a pilgrimage!

Lourdes 2022: What a pilgrimage!

We returned to Lourdes this spring after a two-year break due to the pandemic. Was it worth the hours of planning, the heartache of “Can we go, can’t we go?” and the final decision to go for it? Well, I can tell you that without question, it was! From the moment we...
A Tribute To Harrison Torr

A Tribute To Harrison Torr

A celebration of the life of Harrison Torr will be held at St Bede’s Church, Hull, at noon on Tuesday July 27. Harrison died in March 2020 after a courageous fight against cancer. Father Dominique Minskip wrote this tribute…  Harrison Torr (“Harri”), who was...
Prayers And Camaraderie At Lourdes 66

Prayers And Camaraderie At Lourdes 66

Around 800 pilgrims including more than 100 sick, disabled and elderly people joined Bishop Terry for our 66th annual pilgrimage to Lourdes. The pilgrims included seven doctors, 13 nurses, a pharmacist, a record 126 handmaids, 71 brancardiers and 150 young people from...