LATEST NEWS

2020

March 6th: AN HOUR WITH THE SACRED HEART in LENT.

This will be the fourth ‘Hour’ in a series intended to bring the richness of devotion to the Sacred Heart of Jesus into the heart of our City.

As we enter Lent this hour provides time out in order to centre into your heart.  Lent is a time of cleansing and fasting to prepare for that new life brought to the world through the resurrection of Christ.  The hour will offer a short devotional talk and time in silence.  More details here.

2019

October 4th: AN HOUR WITH THE SACRED HEART AND ST FRANCIS:(1pm - 2pm) at the Church of All Hallows by the Tower led by Julienne McLean and John-Francis Friendship.

Following the first of these 'Hours' this second gathering will spend time with St Francis and the Heart of Jesus and a time for meditation.

August 12th - 16th: WISDOM, GLORY and NAME - a retreat led by the Russian Orthodox priest-monk, Fr Silouan, at Parceval Hall Retreat House near Leeds.  Details here.

August 2nd: AN HOUR WITH THE SACRED HEART (1pm - 2pm) at the Church of All Hallows by the Tower led by Julienne McLean and John-Francis Friendship.  An opportunity to explore how devotion to the Sacred Heart can help us deepen our life in Christ as well as opening our own heart to Christ. There will be time for meditation and to explore how this devotion helps us and we will reflect on whether further times of meditation might be of help. Further details can be found here.

June 11th - 13th: ABIDING IN CHRIST - a retreat for clergy at Ascot Priory.  Details here  and Booking Form here.

2018

November 10th: A SINGING HEART Reflections on an autumnal heart

June 28th: CARMELITES OF THE SACRED HEART

May 26th: O SACRED HEART OF JESUS, I PLACE MY TRUST IN THEE  hymn by an unknown author

May 20th:  HEART OF JESUS  poem by Mary McLaughlin OCDS

February 19th: GOD OF COMPASSION AND FORGIVENESS from 'Confession: Looking Into the Eyes of God' by Fr. Paul Farren, The Columba Press, Dublin, 2013

February 15th: A draft LETTER to SUPERMARKETS CONCERNING PLASTIC PACKAGING

February 11th: A CONTEMPLATIVE IN THE CITY  Reflections by the late Fr. Bill Kirkpatrick

January 18th: BOOK RECOMMENDATIONS  A page offering suggestions concerning books which address the subject of compassion.

January 2nd: THE BLESSED SACRAMENT AND THE INCARNATION OF DIVINE COMPASSION. A Blog post.