This year his feast comes in a busy weekend. The celebration begins with a moving re-enactment of his death scene. It is called the Transitus – or passing – of St Francis. We friars take on the roles of his then companions. It will be at 7 pm on October 3rd. This done we will repair to the Becket for refreshments. Then…
Fr Dominic Howarth
will speak to us, starting about 8pm on: What can we be doing for our youth. This has been and is one major preoccupation of Council and parish. Fr Dominic runs the Abbotswick Youth Centre which bristles with fun and busy activity. Young people across the Diocese are already enjoying the benefit of his skills and leadership. Please do come, both for the Transitus re-enactment the drink and the inter-active talk.
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