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Lay Associations, Prayer

The beautiful surroundings of St Mary’s Monastery and Retreat Centre, Kinnoull, provided the setting for the 7th Annual Retreat Day for the St John Paul II Prayer Movement in November. With almost 60 delegates ranging from children, youth and adults, it proved to be a time of deep spiritual renewal, inspiration and laughter. The St John Paul II Prayer Movement, …

St John Paul II Prayer Group – Catholic Spiritual Renewal


The Sixth Annual retreat day was held in St Ninian Institute in Dundee, with Bishop Stephen Robson, and Father Jim McManus CssR with the theme The Face of Mercy, also the Veneration of First Class Blood Relic of St John Paul II. Over 40 people attended this wonderful experience

Prayer of Pope Francis for the Jubilee


Lord Jesus Christ, you have taught us to be merciful like the heavenly Father, and have told us that whoever sees you sees Him. Show us your face and we will be saved. Your loving gaze freed Zacchaeus and Matthew from being enslaved by money; the adulteress and Magdalene from seeking happiness only in created things; made Peter weep after …