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Free Wine & Cheese Evening at St John Stone House

Tuesday
06 January
Catch up with old friends (and make new ones), enjoy some Epiphany Cake, take a look at the forthcoming programme, and relax together at St John Stone House.

First Mass of Term

Sunday
11 January
The first Mass of this term at the Franciscan International Study Centre at 11:30am, followed by our free Pot-luck Lunch at St John Stone House.

Praying for Unity

Tuesday
13 January
Wit Milne, one of the organisers of the United 24/7 Prayer Week on Campus, will explain the practical arrangements and the details of Cathsoc’s involvement.

United 24/7 Prayer Week on Campus

Sunday 18 –
Sunday 25
January
The United 24/7 Prayer Week 2004 takes place in Eliot Chapel.

•   Sun 18/01  5pm   Opening Service
•   Sun 18/01  6:30pm   Unity Service at Canterbury Cathedral with Ann Widdecombe MP as Guest Preacher
•   Sun 18/01  7pm   Start of Prayer Week
•   Wed 21/01  7pm –  
Thu 22/01  7pm
  
The Cathsoc 24 Hours
•   Sun 25/01  7pm   End of Prayer Week with Closing Service, followed by After Party

St John Stone House Quiz & Bar Games Night

Tuesday
20 January
Enjoy a relaxing night playing some traditional English Pub games and a very simple Religious Quiz and win prizes!

St Francis — Past, Present & Future

Tuesday
27 January
Fr Ramon Frias OFM Cap from the Franciscan International Study Centre will be our guest at the Cathsoc. Using his international experience of the Franciscan movement he will share his vision of St Francis and Franciscanism.

International Masses

February/
March
During the months of February and March, four of our Sunday Masses — and our Pot-luck Lunch that follows — will all have an International theme. The Mass, the readings, the songs, and the food afterwards, will each have a French, Italian, German or Hispanic flavour!

The Faith Today and Tomorrow

Tuesday
03 February
Fr Timothy Finigan, a national leader of the Faith Movement, will share his vision of the renewal of the Church.

Cathsoc Day Trip to Oxford

Saturday
07 February
For only £10, visit the “City of Dreaming Spires” as guests of the Oxford Catholic Society.

Communicating With the Communicators

Tuesday
10 February
Fr Wilfred McGreal, Prior of Aylesford and Vice Chairman of the Communications Committee of the Bishops’ Conference, shares his insight in to how the Catholic Church in England should deal with scandals and success.

Politics & Principles

Tuesday
17 February
Julian Brazier, the Member of Parliament for Canterbury, will explain how his Catholic faith relates to his political life, and the bold stand he has taken on many matters of principle.

Preparing for the 40 Days of Lent

Saturday
21 February
As Lent approaches, we are guests at Stella Maris, the Generalate of the Faithful Companions of Jesus at Broadstairs. For only £5 — which includes lunch — we travel by coach and enjoy a day of reflection and quiet together, plus a visit to the seaside.

Shrove Tuesday — Pancakes & Plonk Party

Tuesday
24 February
Our FAMOUS celebration for Mardi Gras. Free wine... Free Pancakes (as many as you can eat!)... Dancing “from eight till late”...

Ash Wednesday

Wednesday
25 February
Mass with Imposition of Ashes at 1:30pm in Eliot Chapel AND at 6:40pm in St John Stone House.

Human Cloning — Paving the Way to a Brave New World?

Tuesday
02 March
Patrick Cusworth, a former President of the Cathsoc and now Research & PR Director of the Pro-Life charity Life, challenges us about a modern crisis.

A French Evening

Tuesday
09 March
Final preparations for the Paris Weekend Retreat. ALL are welcome to sample French hospitality & food and watch a short video about Montmartre.

The Bishop Visits the Cathsoc

Sunday
14 March
Bishop John Hine, our local bishop, will be celebrating our 11:30am Mass and administering the Sacrament of Confirmation. If you would like to be confirmed, or to explore the Catholic faith, please contact Fr Peter.

St Patrick’s & St Joseph’s Day Party

Tuesday
16 March
One day before the Feast of St Patrick we have our memorable party night.

Paris in the Springtime

Friday 19 –
Sunday 21
March
Our Cathsoc Weekend Pilgrimage/Retreat with the Bénédictines du Sacré-Cœur de Montmartre.

Preparing for Easter

Tuesday
23 March
Our last Cathsoc meeting of term. In anticipation of Easter we have a Spiritual Reflection Evening as we say ‘au revoir’.

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