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St Joseph the Worker feastday 1st May Silent Retreat at the Basilica of Our Lady of Walsingham



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SILENT RETREAT AT THE BASILICA OF OUR LADY OF WALSINGHAM

Programme

10am: Introductory reflection | 11am: Confessions | 12 noon: Holy Mass & Crowning of St Joseph | 1pm: Lunch | 3pm: Adoration | 4:15pm: Concluding reflection.

This offering of a silent retreat is to provide you with a sacramental programme to Jesus through Mary in the spirit of Read more

Rosary on The Coast Interview



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What is Rosary on the Coast?

A lay-initiative which invites the faithful to come together to pray the glorious mysteries of the Rosary at the same time, asking the Blessed Virgin Mary for her intercession for the British Isles, for a renewal of faith.

Why is the rosary important?

The Rosary was the gift made manifest through the Read more

Interview with the Successor of St Francis in Walsingham



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England’s Nazareth and the Successor of St Francis

Interview can be found on YouTube.
St. Joseph’s Solemnity was the perfect feast for the Guardian of the charism of St Francis to historically visit England’s Nazareth for the very first time. As Successor to the saint whom in his time heard God say ‘Francis, go and rebuild my Church’, Friar Marco Tasca, Read more

Rosary on the Coast



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A Rosary on the Coast for Faith, Life & Peace in the British Isles is set to take place on Sunday 29th April 2018, at 3pm. A number of locations in East Anglia have already signed up to take part.

Low Tide 1pm and High Tide 7.15pm – so we are just fine!

We will meet at 2.30pm for gathering and Read more

The Solemnity of the Annunciation



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Today, Pope Francis has published a new apostolic exhortation, Gaudete et Exsultate, on achieving holiness in the modern world. What better way to unite with Our Lady on The Solemnity of the Annunciation, who tirelessly calls us to a life of holiness.

“Holiness, he says, is not based on prayer alone but on also serving those in need and in self-control”.

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Dowry Tour Briefing Paper



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BRIEFING NOTES ON THE RE-DEDICATION OF ENGLAND AS THE DOWRY OF MARY

• What will happen and how we will prepare?
• Historical Background.
• Artistic Representations of the Dowry.
• Does this title have Papal Recognition?
• What is the significance of Walsingham in this?
• Background reading: Our Lady’s Dowry: Fr Bridgett CSSR (Available from Amazon) Read more

Dowry Tour: Original Pastoral Letter 1893



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“The re-dedication in 2020, unlike the dedication of King Richard II in 1381, will not be the gift of the country of England, but the personal gift of the faith of the people of England to the Mother of God, to seek her help in building a strong spiritual foundation for the New Evangelisation.

We call upon Our Lady to guide and Read more

History of England as the Dowry of Mary



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THIS IS YOUR DOWRY, O PIUS VIRGIN MARY. KING RICHARD 11, 15TH JUNE 1381

Do you know the timeline of the Dowry of Mary?

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New Spiritual Exercise: The Angelus Promise



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The promise – commitment

Prayerfully make your angelus promise in private.

R: The Angel of the Lord declared unto Mary V: And she conceived by the Holy Spirit As God once chose Mary to become the Mother of His Son through the message of an angel, so He chooses me this day, and invites me through the ministry of Read more

OUR LADY OF WALSINGHAM TO VISIT ALL ENGLISH CATHEDRALS IN PREPARATION FOR THE REDEDICATION OF ENGLAND AS THE DOWRY OF MARY IN 2020



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The Guild of Our Lady of Ransom in partnership with the National Shrine of Our Lady at Walsingham announces a two year ‘Dowry Tour’, which will see the statue of Our Lady of Walsingham leaving her hallowed seat in the Slipper Chapel visiting the Cathedrals of England.

This tour is part of the spiritual preparation for England’s re-dedication as the Dowry of Read more