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.
Saturday 5th September saw the annual pilgrimage for bishops and seminarians of England Wales in Walsingham. The pilgrimage was led by His Eminence Cardinal Vincent Nichols, who spoke of the importance of the Year of Mercy and how important a part an understanding of mercy and justice should play in the formation of the priesthood. The Mass celebrated by the cardinal and address given by Mgr John Armitage to the seminarians can be watched here.