confirmation

Bishop John Arnold with Confirmation candidates
On Sunday 6 May, forty Stonyhurst pupils received the Sacrament of Confirmation by Right Reverend Bishop John Arnold, Bishop of Salford, in St Peter’s Church.The Bishop, who had indeed a very busy weekend as the previous afternoon had been in Walsingham, was very generous with his time, spending a good part of his visit talking with the pupils and their families.“The day was a celebration of both our Faith and the diversity and international nature of our young people at Stonyhurst," says ...
Students and academics will be advancing along their faith journeys over the next few weeks at two Jesuit-led Catholic Chaplaincies.In Oxford, a Don will be one of two people being baptised by Bishop William Kenney CP on Sunday 10 May. The ceremony at the Catholic Chaplaincy in Rose Place will also be the occasion to receive two students into the Catholic Church, who will then - along with the newly-baptised and two other students - receive the Sacrament of Confirmation from Bishop Kenney who...