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Taizé – Lenten  Prayer in London

On Friday 10th March at St James Picadillly at 6;45 pm,  one of the brothers from the  Taizé community will lead a song practice, and at 7:15, Rev Lucy Winkett, rector of the church, will give a meditation as an introduction to the prayer around the cross.

Just 45 days to Flame 2017!

The organisers have been planning  10,000 Reasons – Flame 2017, for a long time to make it a fabulous experience for all of us, and now, it’s just 45 days away!

Not got your tickets yet? I’m not going to give you all 10,000 reasons why you should, but the line-up this year includes our own Cardinal Vincent Nichols, Cardinal Bo from Myanmar, Sarah Teather, former MP & now Director of the Jesuit Refugee Service, music from the amazing Matt Redman …

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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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