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The joy of a special visit

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Clare Lewis | 30 May 2018

The joy of a special visit

 Detail From The Visitation by Philippe de Champaigne, Public Domain via Wikimedia Commons As we celebrate the feast of the Visitation, when Our Lady brought joy and God's grace to her cousin Elizabeth, we remember the joy we felt during the visit of Mother Yvonne to our Province. Our look back at her visit features the choir of St John Bosco Arts College, Croxteth, who performed Jo Boyce's beautiful setting of the Magnificat for Mother Yvonne.   May each of us receive grace and blessings -  and bring each other joy. Happy Feast!   {youtube}fr5ilc7DAmg{/youtube}  

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Worldwide Feast of Gratitude: With the young, we make the chords of life vibrate

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Clare Lewis | 26 April 2018

Worldwide Feast of Gratitude: With the y…

  Mother General was given a wonderful welcome at Mary Help of Christians School, Asunción, Paraguay, at a great reception to begin her visit and the World Feast of Gratitude.   The Mayor of the City, Mario Ferreiro, was present, and he gave Mother Yvonne a plaque to commemorate her visit to Paraguay.

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URSpace takes retreats out to Carfin National Shrine

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Clare Lewis | 26 April 2018

URSpace takes retreats out to Carfin Nat…

  The URSpace team has had a busy week delivering retreats for S2 students from John Paul Academy, Glasgow at the National Shrine of Our Lady of Lourdes, Carfin, every day this week.   The students enjoyed a change from the school environment, and Srs Bernie, Elizabeth and Gill, and volunteers Ana and Niamh, had prepared a range of activities - indoors and out - to engage them and get them thinking about what they value, what makes them special, and how they can make a difference to the world. The theme was inspired by Pope Francis recent call for young people to...

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