Category Archives: Parish/Apostolate

Lent Talks 2015

Not only would I say that the family is important for the evangelization of the new world. The family is important, and it is necessary for the survival of humanity. Without the family, the cultural survival of the human race … Continue reading

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Corpus Christi

On Sunday 15th June the Priory and our parishes in Chelmsford together held the second annual Corpus Christi Procession. Last year’s procession was a great success, and thus we were delighted that several hundred of our parishioners could come to join us … Continue reading

Posted in O.Praem Pictures, Parish/Apostolate

Solemn High Mass for Feast of OHF Norbert

 There you shall taste those never-ending delights which God has prepared for your consolation and for that of all His elect.  There shall the wholesome fountain of God’s garden refresh you; there the overflowing wells of living waters shall revivify … Continue reading

Posted in O.Praem Pictures, Parish/Apostolate, St. Norbert

Diaconal Ordination of Brother Stephen

Happy New Year to all our readers! May our Holy Fathers Augustine and Norbert pray for you, that 2014 may be a year of many graces and blessings. On Sunday 5th January 2014 at our parish church of Our Lady … Continue reading

Posted in Chelmsford, Community Events, Parish/Apostolate, Vocation

The Power of Prayer

Recently our Prior, the Rt. Rev. Fr. Hugh Allan O.Praem. was invited to speak on the power of prayer as part of a series of talks on the Year of Faith given at St. Anselm’s church in Pembury, Kent. Readers … Continue reading

Posted in General, Parish/Apostolate, Vocation

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

Posted in Chelmsford, Community Events, Parish/Apostolate, Vocation