News - February, 2020

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February, 2020

Salesian Cooperators growing in Bootle

Salesian Cooperators growing in Bootle

Posted: Fri, 21 Feb 2020 10:32

Fr Jakub writes about the Province's newest Salesian Cooperators' group

A new group of Salesian Cooperators is beginning to form in Bootle. Last week, a group of parishioners, volunteers and helpers from St James', Bootle, met for the first time. They discussed the meaning of Salesian vocation and how it is lived out in our own context.

The theme of the session was "holiness". Sue McDonald, Youth Ministry... Read More »

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Salesian Cooperators welcome new member

Salesian Cooperators welcome new member

Posted: Tue, 18 Feb 2020 16:27

The latest member of the Salesian Cooperators, Dan Antonio, was welcomed into the Association on the Feast of Don Bosco.

Dan, an RE teacher at Thornleigh Salesian College, made his promise in the school chapel, in the company of his Year 7 students. Dan has been a long-standing member of the Salesian Youth Ministry Team, and we wish him well as he lives out his vocation as a Cooperator.

Photo: Dan (centre)... Read More »

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Shrigley Old Boys mark 90th birthdays in Scotland

Shrigley Old Boys mark 90th birthdays in Scotland

Posted: Mon, 17 Feb 2020 09:41

A large group of 40 Shrigley Old Boys,spouses and others gathered at the Bonne Auberge restaurant in Glasgow on Saturday 1st February to celebrate the 90th birthday of Fr Robert Coupe SDB, and to mark that of Bro Donald MacDonald SDB, whose his illness sadly prevented him from joining us. It was particularly gratifying to see that several Scottish old boys now living in England had come along, even... Read More »

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