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‘Prepare the Way’ – New venues for CJM Music Advent Concerts


In their 20th anniversary your, CJM Music will take their Advent concert out to venues in three new areas – Liverpool, Wolverhampton and Sutton Coldfield.

The first of concert was held in Birmingham in 1996, and the mission is the same two decades on – to move and inspire us with the longing and expectation of Advent, and the joy of the incarnation.


Sat 3 Dec, 7:00pm // LIVERPOOL
St Francis Xaviers Catholic Church

Fri 9 Dec, 8:00pm // SUTTON COLDFIELD
Holy Cross & St Francis Catholic Church, Walmley

Sat 10 Dec, 7:30pm // WOLVERHAMPTON
Ss Peter & Paul’s Catholic Church

TICKETS: £8.00  (£6 concessions in advance)
TEL: 01675 466 254 or Book online at
NB: Concessions are not available on the door – book in advance



Advent Resources Update 2016


We’ve updated our  round-up of the best resources we’ve found, and will keep adding to it as more are published, but if you’ve found something reat we’ve not mentioned, or would like to share your own resources, let us know!

To see all of our Advent Resources, do head to our Advent/Christmas resource page here.

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CJM Music – New digital songbook available for pre-order


The long-awaited digital songbook for How Can We Keep From Singing? Volume 3 is due for release on Friday 2nd September, containing  printable sheet music, lyric and chord sheets for the collection of songs previously released in audio CD.

And there’s more great news! If you pre-order the CD-ROM before the release date, CJM Music is giving a massive 20% discount on the usual cost.

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Pilgrim – the Official WYD2016 App


Zgubiłem moja grupę!

You pause for a moment to take in the amazing atmosphere of  World Youth Day – and when you look round, your friends have moved on into the swirling crowds …

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British Embassy WYD Top Tips


Not long now, but before you set off, check this list of top tips from the British Embassy in Poland.

Top Tips for Trouble-Free Travel to World Youth Day 2016

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WYD – all you need to know about visas


Now is the time to make absolutely sure whether anyone in your group needs a visa, because the deadline for processing them is 30th June. In particular, the Polish Consulate has clarified that anyone holding refugee status in the UK, WILL need a visa, even though their papers may state otherwise.

Go to our WYD2016 page to find out who needs a visa, and how to get one in time.

Time for Taizé in Kraków


Hoping for some Taizé prayer during World Youth Day? Then we have great news for you, because the the Brothers of the Taizé Community will be at St Szczepan’s Church, Kraków, leading several prayer services each day from 25th – 29th July.

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