Archdiocese of Birmingham Days of Prayer for Vocations 2017

Please pray for vocations to the priesthood and consecrated life, and for an awareness of the vocation of all within the church.

August 2017

           Wednesday 16th August. St. Joseph, Burslem. (Hall Street, Burslem. ST6 4BB).

During July and August you are invited to join our Catholic communities from these parishes in praying for vocations to the priesthood and consecrated life. North Staffs Vocations Group

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  • In his message for World Day of Migrants and Refugees, Pope Francis says: ‘Throughout the first years of my pontificate, I have repeatedly expressed my particular concern for the lamentable situation of many migrants and refugees fleeing from war, persecution, natural disasters and poverty.

  • In a letter sent to all the Bishops of England and Wales, the President of the Catholic Bishops’ Conference of England and Wales, Cardinal Vincent Nichols, has shared that the Cardinal’s health has taken a defining turn and that he is now in hospital.

  • The lead Catholic Bishop for prisons has welcomed the publication of Lord Farmer’s report on the importance of strengthening prisoners’ family ties. This landmark report highlights the vital position of families in supporting people’s rehabilitation. It outlines practical recommendations in areas including family visits, video communications, and parenting classes.