'Come and See' weekends are set to take place at a number of convents and monasteries around the country. These are designed for young adults discerning their vocation and would like to experience a taste of religious life. Please click here for the list of weekends. Read more about... 'Come and See' Weekends
The National Office for Vocation
In announcing the Year of Consecrated Life, Pope Francis asked us to: “Look back to the past with gratitude, live the present with passion and look to the future with hope.” For two days in September, all those living consecrated lives in Middlesbrough diocese invite you to join them in doing just that at St Mary's Cathedral, Dalby Way, Middlesbrough. Read more about... Event: Living Joyfully
A number of discernment groups for men aged between 18 and 35 will be starting up again in September throughout the country. Most of these groups are for men considering a vocation to the priesthood, though not exclusively. To discover where these groups are running please click here. Read more about... Male Discernment Groups
At the Festival50 celebrations on Sunday, Gaudium was launched. It is a 13 minute film, featuring 10 priests from the diocese of Arundel and Brighton, celebrating priesthood in the diocese throughout the last 50 years. Please watch and share. Read more about... Gaudium! The Joy of the Gospel. The Joy of the Priesthood.
Congratulations to Fr John Brown who, on Saturday 25th July, was ordained a priest for the Diocese of Menevia. If you are interested to know more about the Catholic priesthood please visit www.ukpriest.org. Read more about... New Priest for Diocese of Menevia
If you're 16-35 years old and looking for answers to life's big questions, why not go to Youth 2000's summer retreat? Live-band worship, talks, powerful prayer times, fun social activities, creative workshops, in-depth discussions, evening entertainment and loads more! Taking place from 27th - 31st August 2015.
Read more about... Youth 2000: The Promised Land