Members of St Bede’s Parish Social Committee handed over a cheque to staff from Rotherham’s Children and Young People’s Mental Health Service, known as CAMHS. Barbara Murray, the Manager of CAMHS, said it was a fantastic donation and would be a great help to the young people. Any young person wanting support can call the […]
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A new class of children was welcomed to St Mary’s Catholic Primary School in High Green this September with a heart-warming liturgy. The readings focused on how each child is special to God and to us. The school community prayed for the children and their families. Each child was presented with a beautifully […]
Bishop Ralph visits Happy Hands Pre-school and St Ann’s Catholic Primary School The community of Happy Hands Pre-School and St Ann’s welcomed Bishop Ralph and sent the Hallam News their account of this special event. At Happy Hands the children, staff and parents welcomed Bishop Ralph enthusiastically, showing him around our Ofsted rated “outstanding” […]
Recently four members of the Union of Catholic Mothers of St Vincent’s Parish, Sheffield marked their eightieth birthday with the celebration of Mass followed by a party. The Foundation President, Pauline Middleton, Past President Tina Leadley, Past Treasurer Maureen Kirk and long-time member, Wyn Mara enjoyed a delicious cake as they celebrated their birthdays.
Catherine Hand For those experiencing difficulties because of any loss, eg bereavement, separation, divorce, health, employment, trust. To arrange an appointment with Catherine please contact Bernie Ware, 0114 2566408.
Martin Dearnley, past Catenian Barnsley Circle President, recently presented Dr Clare Farrington of Barnsley Hospice with a cheque for £800. Dr Clare is a parishioner of Sacred Heart Parish, Hillsborough and is part of the medical team at the Hospice. Her husband, Louis, is a Catenian Brother of the Barnsley Circle. Martin Dearnley presents […]
On 12 September Rev Reg Davies, Vicar of All Saints Parish Church, Denaby Main celebrated his Golden Jubilee as Vicar. Many parishioners from St Alban’s Church attended a Golden Jubilee Holy Communion Service at the parish church. Before the service Fr Desmond Edozie, Parish Priest of St Alban’s, presented Rev Reg with a petition of […]
This is the sixth article summarising an important book by Father James Mallon, and his experience of renovating and renewing his parish can help us too. Look around you at the next Mass and ask yourself how many you recognise, and of those people how many you know by name. Many of our churches […]
Lilian Hollidge, a parishioner of Our Lady of the Assumption Parish, Stainforth, has previously given the Hallam News an account of the Moria Detention Centre in Mytilini, Lesvos Island, Greece. This month Lilian gives us the background to her voluntary work. The organisation which welcomed me into their long term mission is The Sultana […]