News & Events

Click on the links above for News Letters,

reports and photo's of Recent Events

or use the Other News link for Pilgrimages/Retreats/BCYS etc

Click on any of the Links below for items of current or recent interest

Current News and Events

Memories of Canon Gerry Breen RIP: Extracts from newsletters 1997

The Year of the Word: God who Speaks

Retreats at  Belmont Abbey: Retreats Programme 2020

Redditch Carmelite Spirituality Group: "The Carmelite Journey" 15th February
with Veronica Errington, National Secretary of The Order of Carmelites
Full programme for 2020

Mass of Thanksgiving for Canonisation of St JH Newman 19th February at Maryvale House.

Retreat Day of Prayer and Reflection: Maryvale Institute, 29th February
Reflecting on Newman's  "Humanity - Our guide to Holiness"

World Day of Prayer: Friday 6th March

Knock Shrine Devotions at St Ambrose, Kidderminster
6th & 7th March 2020

Guild of St Stephen: Thanksgiving Mass 2020, St Chad's, 7th March

Sovereign Military Hospitaller Order: Day of Recollection, Belmont Abbey, 14th March

Meadow & Summer Charity Irish Concert: Friday 20th March, St Ambrose, Kidderminster

Wyre Forest Justice & Peace Group: Memories of a WWII Evacuee, 25th March, St Wulstan's
Full Programme 2020

Kenelm Youth News
Fearless Retreat 6th - 8th March
Proud to Profess 4th April
Synod Fruits: website dedicated to the fruits of the Youth Synod 2018
ChurchPop: Light hearted cultural website for youth
Main Kenelm Youth Website
Gap Year Opportunities : Apply now
JP II Awards: Leaders Scheme

Birmingham Justice & Peace:
Autumn 2019 Newsletter
August 2019 Mini Newsletter

 Vincentian Volunteers: Spend a year that will change your life

Older News

Papal Exhortation - Synod on Youth, the Faith and Vocational Discernment
Christus Vivit

News Form Taize: January 2019

SPICMA: News from Uganda, November 2018
Clean Water
St Kizito Primary School

Harvington Pilgrimage 2018: Report and pictures

Wyre Forest Refugee Group: Spring Newsletter 2018

Sheltered Housing for Catholic over 60's: St Scholastica's Retreat

CAFOD Gap Year Opportunities: Step into the Gap
CAFOD: Inspire Younger Generations

Become a Manresa Prayer Guide in Ignatian Spirituality: Basic Training Course
Manresa website

Intentional Health: Christian Physical & Mental Wellbeing Courses

Amoris Laetitia: Apostolic Exhortation “on Love in the Family”

Fatima House Women's Refuge: Appeal for financial Support

St Chad's Sanctuary: Help for Refugees
See our clothing appeal in the Newsletter
Fr Hudson's Fatima House appeal

Kenelm Youth Trust: Pope John Paul II awards

 

CAFOD offers Gap year placements: Step Into the Gap

UK placements

read the stories of former gappers

a current gap year participant : Lizzie's Story

Application Forms

 

BCYS and Kenelm Youth Trust

Watch the Taize video One Week in July

Lifeteen: Website for Catholic Teenagers

 

Cafod Birmingham Youth

New Resources

Action Guide for Young People

 

 

General Items

Kidderminster Food bank: Baxter URC

Offering Hope when the Cradle is Empty: Life Fertilitycare

Knights of St Columba: Serving God by Serving Others

Street Pastors

Poster

Kidderminster Branch
National web site

 

 

Heaven's Road: Catholic FM Radio

 

 

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ARCHIVE NEWS

 

Follow Pope Francis on Twitter

 

Pope Francis Encyclical: Lumen Fidei

 

Two Hospitals that you have donated to in Romania
We have recently received an update from Marius about conditions at the hospitals and
his experiences as he delivered the many TV's, clothes and blankets that you generously donated.
Click here to see Marius' message and photos

 

The Sunny Trust:

We Have Chickens! Dec 2013

Message from Fr Sunny
Helen & Niki's Garo Hills Diary

Fr Stephen's Garo Hills Diary

Bakdil on Facebook: Follow

 

Let the Children Live: Street Children of Columbia

 

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Other Links you may find useful:

The New Mass Translation: Various interesting articles and Links

New Mass Translation: Explanation of New Missal Texts

Catholic Bishops Conference: Liturgy Office

The Order of Mass: CTS Booklet

Praying the Mass: Part 1, Part 2, Part 3, Part 4, Part 5

National Pastoral Letter on New Translation of the Mass

 

 

Worldwide Marriage Encounter: Marriage Enrichment Weekends

Family Education Trust: Latest bulletins

The World seen from Rome: Free online Newspaper: ZENIT

 

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