Greeting Father Ged!
Friends from St Faith’s and St Mary’s
will know that I was recently
ordained to the transitional diaconate
way of saying that I
will only be a deacon for one year, before being ordained priest!) at
St Cuthbert’s Seminary, Ushaw College, Durham.
followed by a
Celebration Mass in my home parish, St Monica’s Roman Catholic Church
say a big thank you to friends and parishioners from both churches for
all your support and prayers during the past
five years of my training,
and for the many generous gifts, cards and messages I have received.
forget the many happy years I spent at St Faith’s (and
latterly at St Mary’s) as Director of Music.
important part of my vocation journey - for that I am hugely grateful.
to remember me in your prayers as I prepare to serve as
in St Helen’s, whilst continuing my priestly formation. Watch
delighted to record the joyful events last month which Ged
writes about above.
As can be seen, a goodly number of members of our congregation ,
priestly and lay, past and present, joined him at his celebrations.
All at St Faith's and St Mary's wish him every blessing and happiness
in his new ministry
and look forward to the day when he can visit us here again, and enjoy
Should such an occasion take place, it is certain that Fr Dennis will
once more be filled with more than the Holy Spirit....
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