The Year of the Word - The Psalms as the Christian Prayer

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Sr Petra, Stanbrook Abbey
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Scripture is at the centre of everything the Church does. The word of God shapes our prayer and worship. The Bible shows us how to understand the world, how we are called to live and relate to each other.

The Catholic Bishops’ Conference of England and Wales has dedicated 2020 as a year of focus on the Bible and ‘The God Who Speaks’.

During the year, we will be celebrating, living and sharing God’s word through a series of monthly Study Days at Ampleforth Abbey, with different speakers helping us to reflect and celebrate God’s Word in a variety of ways.

The day starts at 11:00am with morning coffee and ends at 4.30pm

Study day schedule:

11.00am Arrivals and coffee

11.30am Talk

1.00pm Little Hour in the Abbey Church

1.15pm Lunch

2.00pm Time for reflection

3.00pm  Talk

4.00pm Closing Liturgy

4.30pm Tea and departures

Other dates for your diary:

Wednesday 14 October 2020

  • The Bible and families – speaker tbc

Wednesday 11 November 2020

  • ‘Go out and proclaim the Good News’: what do I do next? – Fr Kevin Hayden OSB

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