December 10 to December 16
Cardinal alurphy•O'Connor (Westmin star) Mon. Council of Christians and Jews Presidents meeting, Lambeth, 2pm. Thu: Visits St Vincent's family project, Methodist Central Hall, Westminster, 2pm. Fri: Greets Swedish Church community at Sankta Lucia Festival, Westminster Cathodal 630pm.
Archbishop Keuy (Liverpool) Cekbnites Mass for the se. and Sunday of Advent, Metropolitan Cathedral of Christ the King. Liverpool, 11am; solemn evening prayer with Religious Metropolitan Cathedral 61 Christ the ICing,Liverpool.3pm. Mon: Bishops' day of Recollection. Leeds. Wed: Merseyside Church Leaders' meeting, Bishop'a Lodge, Liverpool, Sam; Archbishop's Council, Liverpool Arclidiocesan Centre for Evangelisation, 10.15a m. ThuSat: Private Retreat, St Beano's. Trerneirchion.
Archbishop McDonald (Southwark) Sun: Confers candidacy on students for the permanent diaconate from 9 dioceses. St John's Seminary, Woncrsh, 4pm.
Archbishop Nichols (Birmingham) Sun: Parish visitation. Our Ludy Help of Christians, Kitts Green. Tue: Lunch with retired priests, Aston Hall. 1230pm. Wed: Lunch with priests. Archbishop's Home, 12.30pm; attends reception, Father Hudson's Society, Coleshill. 4pm. Fri: Muss and Blessing of Ncw York Block, St John Wall School, Handsworth, II am. Sat Parish visitation. St Mary's, Norton-le-Moors.
Bishop Arnold (Auxiliary Bishop of Westminster) Mon: Cunt erlege review fleeting • Archbishop's I louse , I nam4pin.
Bishop Brain (Salford) Sun: Celebration of Mass, McAuley Mount, Blackburn, )lam; Agc Concern carol service, Salford Cathedral, 730pm. Mons Northern Bishops' meeting, Hinsley Hall. Leeds. 10.30am; hospitals' carol concert, Bridgewater Hall, 730pm. late: Bishop's Council meeting, Wardley Hall. 1130am: meeting of the board of administration, Gerald Road. 2pm. Wed: C.elehration of Mass, NU:UMW House, Prestwich, 11 am; carol service. Holy Name. Manchester, 7pm. Thu: GMCI' Presidents' meeting. 930am. Fri: Private appointments, Wardley Hall. Sat: Celebration of Mass, Asian Catholic Community. Christ Church, Nelson, 4pm.
Bishop Budd (Plymouth) Sun: Visitation, Sacred Heart , Bideford; Cafod Advent nervier. Sacred Heart. Exeter. 3pm. Mon: Devon Church Leaders meeting. Exeter, 1030am. Wed: Plymouth Centre for faiths, 12.30pm.
Bishop Corry (Arundel & Brighton) Moe-Tue: Visits Rome. Thu: Foundauun Day Mass, Woldingham School. Fri: Candlelight concert, Arundel Cathedral. Sul: Red shirt reunion, Dalesdown Residential Centre, West Sussex; Holly Ball, St Dunstan's, Woking.
Bishop Crowley (Middlesbrough) Mon: Meets with Nathan bishops', Leah, am/pm; university carol service, Sacred Heart, Middlesbrough. 7pm. The: Meeting with recently ordained priests, Bishop's House, am/pm. Wed. Cafod service, St Charles, Hull, 7pm. Thu: Child Pwtection Group meeting, Bishop's House. 3pm. Eri: Diocesan trustee board. 10am.
Bishop Doyle (Northampton) Sun: Visitation .Great Missenden and Wendover. Mon • Crown court service, All Saints, Northampton, 1030am; Mass fax 25th anniversary of Bishop Longley's priestly ordination, Westminster Cathedral, 530pm. Tut: Meeting of Church leaders with chief executive of Hens lk Beds, Abbey Gate House, St Albans, 10.30am meeting with the Dean of Slough,
4ptu. Meetings, Bishop's House, 10amIptu and 7.30pm. Thu: Meetings. Bishop's House, lOam and 2.30pm. Fri: Meeting, Bishop's House, 9am; Church leaders' workshop. Grange Park Community Centre, Nutthampton, 10am; "Tree of Love" Service, Cinhednil,7_10prn. Sat: Mass for the deaf and hearing impaired, St Joseph's, Bedford, 5pm.
Bishop Evans (East Anglia) Sun: Dimesan Youth Council. Poringland, 3pm-7pm. Mon: Norwich/East Augliu adult formation review. Poringlaud, 1 1 arn; Emergency services' carol service, Norwich Cathedral, 630pm. The: Cathedral trustees, Ponngland, 2pm; St Thomas More Christmas prnduction, Norwich, 7.15pm. Wed: ChristianMuslim forum and presidents meeting.11am. Thu: Diocesan finance board, Poringland, 1030am. Fri: Carol service and review, Si Mary's School, Cambridge, I lam; Christmas show, Cathedral Hall, 7.30pm. Sat: Parish visitation to Walsingham.
Bishop Hine (Auxiliary Bishop of Southwark) Sun: Visitation and Confirmation, Packwood and Wigroore, 1 lam. Thu. Attends ecumenical quiet day, Wychcroft, 10ani-4pm.
Bishop Hollis (Portsmouth) Sun: Mass, H.M. Prison, Kingston, Portsmouth, 8.45am; Advent service, St John's Cathedral,
Portsmouth, 4pm. CTI-U leaders meetmg, Wolvesey, Winchester, pm. Wed. CTHI leaders meeting, Wolvesey, Winchester, ant. Thu: Diocesan trustees/fmance committee meeting, Bishop's House, Portsmouth, 1030am Sat: Advent talk. St Mary's, Bath.
Bishop Kenney (Birmingham) Sun. Parish visitation, St Thomas More, Coventry. Mon: Oxford Church leaders meeting, I lam. The. Meeting of °skint deaneries, Bioester, limn. Fri: Headoubter's retirement Mass, St John the Evangelist, Banbury, 7pm. Sat: Parish visitation, St John Vianney, Coventry.
Bishop Lang (Clifton) Sun: Celebrates Mans. St Mary's, Swindon, 1030arn; celebrates Mass, St Michael's, Highworth, 12.15pm. Moo: Cumberledge commission, London. Klan. Wed: Trustees meeting, Bris tol. 1030ani. Pastoral strategy steering group meeting. Bristol, 2.30pm.
Bishop Longley (Westminster) Sun: Celebrates Mass to mark the installation of Fr Aidwt Rossitcr's, Bow Common, 9.15am and at Poplar, I I am; celebrates the International Mass, St Patrick's, Soho, 6pm. Mutt: Mass of 'Thanksgiving for Silver Jubilee of priestly ordination, 5.30pm. Toe: Islington deanery meeting followed by dinner. 430pm. Wed: Celebrates Catholic Children's Society Mass and Clu•isunas party. the Conference Centre. 73 St Charles Squate.12pm; London Church Leaders executive meeting, London Diocesan House, 36 Causton Street, SW IP, 430pm; Ethnic Chaplains dinner. Italian Church, Clerkenwell, 730pm. Thu: Celebrates Mass, The Grail, Pinner. 2.30pm followed by refreshments and Advent prayer. Archbishop's Council, Archbishop's House. 9.30am; The Swedish Lutheran Church's traditional Christmas event, Westminster Cathedral, Omit Bishop McGough (Birmingham) Sun: Confirrrntrions. Stothbridge, 2pm. Mon: Visits to Wulstan's Pti nutty School, Wolstanton, 2pin; Confirmations,Wolstanion, 7pm. The: Aston Hall, Stone, 12pm. Wed: Visits St Hubert's Primary School, Worley. 1.30pmi Confirmations, Watley, 7pm. Thu; Blesses foundation stone, St Gregory's Primary School. Longton, 1030ruit
Bishop McMahon (Nottingham) Sun: Visitation, St Phillip Neri, Mansfield. Mon. Diocesan Youth Service review, Cathedral Hal1.1030arn; Carol concert, St Phillip Neri, Mtuislield.7pm.Tue: Anends carol service. YMCA, I eicesier, 7.30pm. Wed: Diocesan trustees meeting, Willson House, I lam. Thu: Chapter meeting, Bishop's House, 10.30am. Bishop Malone (Liverpool) Mon: Bishop's day of Recollection, Leeds.. Confirmation, SI Patrick, Wigan, 7.30pm. Wed: Archbishop's Council. Liverpool Archdiocesan Centre for Evangeltrarion, 10.15am.
Bishop Noble (Shrewsbury) Sun. Eucharist, Poor Clare Monastery. Ellesmere, 11 am; joining diocese of Shrewsbury Youth (DoSY) Day, Cathedral. 430pm; Eucharist, 6pm. Mon: Bishops' meeting. Leeds. The: Children's Society management committee, Curial Offices, 10.30am; clergy appraisal team meeting. St Mary of the Angels, Houton, 7pm. Wed: Eucharist to mark anniversary of St Hugh's, Timperley (75th anniversary of opening of 1st thatch, Nlt anniversary of the present building), 7piti.
Bishop O'Donoghue (Lancaster) Sun. Confirmation, St Peter's, Lytham, 630pm Mon: Northern Bishops' meeting, Leeds Tue: Carol service, Our Lady's College, Lancastri Cathedral, 7.30pm. Fri Bishop's Council tweeting. 1030am.
Bishop Pargeler (Birmingham) The VLSitS Aston Hull, Stone. Wed: Attends
lion, Father Hudson's Society, Coleshill, 4pm. Thu: Trustees' meeting, Maryvale, 2.30pm.
Bishop RawslIonw (Balkan) Sun: Moss, Bedard, 1Llam; Faith and Light, Maltby, 2pm. Mon: Bishop's meeting. Leeds, 10.45am. Justice & Peace Working Party, Bishop's House, 4.1 5pm. rue: Retreat, Hyning Hall. Sat: Rampton Hospittd, 2pm.
Bbhop Roche (Leeds) Sun: Visitation. St Francis, Leeds, 1030am. Mon: Northern bishop's meeting, Bishop's House, Warn. Wed: WYEC Christmas party. Lutheran Church House, Leeds, 7pm. Thu: Clergy Penitential service, St William's, Bradford, 1 I am; Mass to mark the 50th anniversary of St Clare's. Bnalfonl, 7pm. Fri: VG's meeting. Bishop's House, 10am; meeting with diocesan finance board & tauter directors. Hinsley Hall, 4pm.
Bishop Stack (Westminster) Sun: Celebrates Muss, SI Augustines, Hoddesdon, 9.15am and 11.15am. Mon: St Albans deanery visit, urn; attends reception to mark the installation of the new Dean of Westminstel 6.45pm.'1he: flenfordshire ecumenical meeting, 10.30am. Wed: Board of governors' meeting. Si Mary's College, Strawberry Hill, 5pm.
Bishop Williams (Liverpool) Sun: Celebrates Mass. Our Lady Queen of Martyrs and St Swahili, Liverpool, 830ain; celebrates Mass, Our Lady and SI Plidottiena, Liverpool, 9.45am; solemn evening prayer with Religious Metropolitan Cathedral of Christ the King, Liverpool. 3pm. Mon. Bishop's day of Recollection, Leeds. Mc: Schools Advent service, WM:Tolima Cathedral of Christ the King, Liverpool, 2.15pm. Wad: Archbishop's Council, Liverpool Archdiocesan Centir for Evwigelisation, 10.15am. Thu: Cafod carol service, St Teresa, Uphillland, 7.30pm. Fri: Heal thelur meeting, Liverpool, llam.
Archbishop Smith (Cardiff) The: Dicke sow strategy meeting, Archbishop's House. Cardiff. pin. Christmas reception, European Conunission Office, Cardiff Bay. 6pm. Wed. Retirement Celebration Mass and dinner, St Mary's Church, Stow Hill, Newport, 7pm. Fri: Cardiff chaplaincy Christmas reception. Cardiff University Chaplaincy, 12pm. Sal: BBC Wales Christmas carol concert, St David's Hall, Cardiff, lOarn.
Bishop JabaN (Menevia) Sun: Candidacy of Seminarians, ObCOU College. MonFri: Meetings, Rome.
Bishop Regan (Wrexham) Mon: Diocesan education team n pectins, Bishop's House; Wrexham girl guides carol service, St Giles Parish Church, Wrexharn.630pm. Wed: RE Council , London. Thu: Appointments, Bishop's House. Sat: Cylch Catholig retreat, Pwllheli.
Cardinal O'Brien (St Andrew's & Edinburgh) Sun: Advent Maas. St Joseph's, Burn tisland, 10am, Mon; Meeting of vicars general. St Bennet's, I lam; meeting of trustees of Archdiocese, Gillis Centre, 2pm The: Summit on sectarianism, 10am; Christmas party, St Joseph's service, Rosewell 6.10pm. Wed: meeting with representatives of St Margaret's deanery, St Bennet's. 11.30arn; meeting with representatives of St Andrew's deanery, St Bennet's, 2pnr, meeting with consultancy planning team, Gillis Centre, bprn, Thu: Advent Mass and lunch with stuff, Gillis Centre, 12pm; Christmas meal, Jericho House, Edinburgh, 6pm.
Bishop Logan PunkeldirDundec) Sim Mass and pastoral visit Italian oommunity. 6pm. Mon: Diocesan vocations team. Bishop's House, 5pm. Wed: Mass, Diocesan Ce' ntre, 12pm. Thu: Tayside Hospitals Christmas carol concert, Caird Hall, Dundee, 7.30pm.
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