St Margaret Mary Alacoque

Portrait picture of St Claude
As this week sees the relics of St Claude La Colombiere SJ and St Margaret Mary Alacoque visiting Farm Street Church it seemed appropriate to share what the Jesuits in Britain Archives holds in relation to this Jesuit. Please get in touch if you would like to arrange to view these items. The antiquarian book collection contains 6 volumes of “Sermons prêchez devant Son Altesse Roiale madame la duchesse d'York, par le R. P. Claude La Colombiere, de la Compagnie de Jesus...
The organisers of the visit of the relics of St Claude La Colombiere and St Margaret Mary have recruited a team of over forty missionaries to accompany the relics and evangelize during the five day Sacred Heart of Mercy mission 9th-13th November.The visit is the initiative of the Emmanuel Community – an international Catholic community founded at Paray-le-Monial in France in 1972.  Their London chapter, based at Our Lady of Victories Kensington, is collaborating with the Jesuits at...
Reliquary of St Margaret Mary
Farm Street Church will welcome  the relics of St Claude La Colombiere SJ and St Margaret Mary to London with a solemn Mass to be celebrated by Bishop John Wilson at 6pm on Wednesday 9th November.  The visit, which runs from 9th-13th November, will include street processions and Masses at Our Lady of Victories Kensington, St Patricks Soho Square and Tyburn Convent.   Further details will be published in due course.St Claude, who died in 1682 aged 41, is considered a local...