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ANOTHER VIDEO GREETING - THIS TIME FROM MONACO

ANOTHER VIDEO GREETING - THIS TIME FROM MONACO

Posted on 24 December 2016

From St Paul’s, Monaco, Father Walter writes; “Nicole Feaster's wonderful cast for "A Christmas Pageant", our 2016 edition of the annual Nativity Play, provided a beautiful production of the story of Bethlehem and baby Jesus for the congregation gathered at Saint Paul's. Baby Jesus, port...

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BLEAK MIDWINTER WEATHER, WENCESLAS ACTS IN SPAIN

BLEAK MIDWINTER WEATHER, WENCESLAS ACTS IN SPAIN

Posted on 23 December 2016

It is easy to think of Spain in December as a sunny and tranquil spot. But on Saturday 17 December the congregation of Albir church on the Costa Blanca found themselves struggling in severe winter storms as they drove to the Franciscan Hospice in Gandia where Hazel and friends had prepared a meal fo...

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A MOVING CHRISTMAS CARD FROM FRANCE

A MOVING CHRISTMAS CARD FROM FRANCE

Posted on 23 December 2016

The congregation in Christ Church, Lille. in northern France made the most of their recent carol service to add a greetings to friends far and near. They recorded this seasonal ditty and we pass it to you - wherever you are in the diocese or beyond. WITH A CHALLENGE - If you have a video clip, pict...

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A CHRISTMAS MESSAGE FROM BISHOP ROBERT

A CHRISTMAS MESSAGE FROM BISHOP ROBERT

Posted on 21 December 2016

In his Christmas greetings message to the Diocese in Europe Bishop Robert offers a note of hope and encouragement despite his observation that “The year ends with the world having become a more difficult and dangerous place.” In his letter, the Bishop speaks of the apparent vulnerabilit...

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