We were fortunate to be able to welcome Father Terkura Igbe, visiting the Parish for the weekend of 29th & 30th September. Father Terkura belongs to the 'Spiritans', previously known as the Holy Ghost Fathers. This is a brief summary of Fr. Terkura's warm, engaging and compelling homily, and his brief biography and appeal for support, at the 9.30am Mass at St. Pius.
[If anyone happens to have a photograph it would be good to put it here - please email StPiusInPrint.co.uk @gmail.com. Thank you!]
The Fourth Sunday of Easter is also known as Good Shepherd Sunday because in the Gospel Jesus says "I am the gate of the sheepfold". In his Pastoral Letter, Bishop Richard reminded the church communities of their own responsibilities in praying for and seeking vocations. Deacon Michael's message in the newsletter also emphasised this.
Bishop Richard requested that the prayer below be said frequently for the cause of vocations: