Palm Sunday Holy Cross
Posted on the 13th April 2014 in the category Latest News
Bishop Norman presided at the Palm Sunday service at Holy Cross church which started with the blessing of the plams and procession from nearby playing fields. (Photo Brendan Owen)
Posted on the 23rd March 2014 in the category Latest News
Bishop Norman presided at Mass and a Confirmation at Ss Peter and Paul's church in the village of Borden in Kent. The reception after the service was held in The Forge, which has been adapted for use by the village as a meeting place and is in the centre of the village, just opposte the church and The Maypole.
All Saints, Eastchurch
Posted on the 9th February 2014 in the category Latest News
The bells were ringing when Bishop Norman arrived at All Saints Eastchurch on the Isle of Sheppy (not another overseas trip!) but in Kent, for their Family Service, also attended by members of the Scout Group. The Bishop presided and preached at the Mass in the ancient parish church, set in the heart of the small village of Eastchurch. Fr Chris Shipley is the Rector and his wife Pauline is Head Teacher of the local school. After the Eucharist Fr Chris presented a bouquet and gift to Mrs Sonya Gowdy the retiring Captain of the Belfry. (Photo by Anthony Padman)
S Saviours Luton Confirmation
Posted on the 5th January 2014 in the category Latest News
Bishop Norman presided and preached for the Feast of the Epiphany and Confirmed three Candidates at S Saviour's church Luton on 5th January 2014. Fr Yenda Smejkal is Priest in Charge of S Saviour's and also S Mary's church in the village of Lower Sundon on the north side of Luton where the Bishop Confirmed on the morning of the same day. See further pictures by Dennis Crome in the Gallery.
S Ambrose Confirmation
Posted on the 8th December 2013 in the category Latest News
Bishop Norman conducted at Confirmation at S Ambrose church, Bournemouth on Sunday 8th December for 5 candidates who afterwards joined him for lunch at a local hotel with other members of the congregation.