Category Archives: Community Events

8th September 2012 – Fr. Rupert’s First Mass

Father Rupert celebrated his first Mass on the morning of the feast of the Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary. The Mass, celebrated according to the Ordinary Form of the Roman Rite, was accompanied by the parish choir, directed by … Continue reading

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7th September 2012 – Fr. Rupert’s Ordination

On 7th September, the eve of Our Lady’s Nativity, His Eminence Cormac Cardinal Murphy O’Connor ordained our brother, Fr. Rupert, to the sacred priesthood of Jesus Christ. The ordination was well attended! We were joined by Norbertine confreres from Leffe (with … Continue reading

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Ordination of Fr. Rupert

Yesterday, with great joy, we celebrated the ordination of our brother, Father Rupert Allen, who was ordained to the Sacred Priesthood of Jesus Christ by His Eminence Cormac Cardinal Murphy O’Connor. Today, on the feast of the Nativity of the … Continue reading

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Mass at Beeleigh Abbey

By kind invitation of the Foyle family members of our community together with over 250 Catholics and others from our parishes and beyond had the joy of celebrating Mass at the former Norbertine abbey of Beeleigh on August 17th. This … Continue reading

Posted in Chelmsford, Community Events, Former Houses, Norbertine History, O.Praem Pictures, Parish/Apostolate, Premonstratensian Communities, Vocation

Feast of Ss Adrian and James and First Profession of Br Pius

Monday 9th July is the memoria of Ss Adrian and James O.Praem, two of the martyrs of Gorcum, about whom we have blogged previously. On this special day when we remember and celebrate two holy Norbertine Canons, and their companions we … Continue reading

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Quarant’ Ore MMXII – Photographs

We are pleased to be able to offer a few photographs of our recent 40 hours of Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament. With thanks to all who came and to all who helped make this such a memorable and grace-filled … Continue reading

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Quarant’ Ore

This week we mark our annual period of 40 hours exposition of the Blessed Sacrament. Please see times below and please come to spend some time with Our Blessed Lord in His Sacrament of Love. 40 hours Solemn Exposition of … Continue reading

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