News Archive

Monday 8 July 2019

Photographs of Br Henry's Diaconal Ordination

Congratulations to Br Henry on his ordination to the Diaconate. Thank you to all who helped to make it such a memorable occasion. Here are some photographs as a reminder of the day.66133795_10205915069673242_4906071898758053888_o66125764_10205915074193355_8518438002295308288_o66303020_10158628187433989_4756982799251013632_o66137262_10215497150922792_7090194924917751808_o65954043_10215496519707012_8246089663584927744_n65950174_10205915070833271_8034203306077192192_o66687020_10205915073233331_734396157295329280_o66269857_10215480447825120_4591974652569452544_n[Photographs by Lars Karlsson, Simon Crouch and John Ridgeway-Wood]

Sunday 7 July 2019

Visit of the Procurator of the Oratorian Confederation

65646312_2563252930381146_3975201010808258560_oThe Procurator of the Oratory, Fr Michele Nicolis, has recently seen the Bishop of Middlesbrough, and the formal process for the independence of the York Oratory has now begun. The photograph shows Fr Michele with the community in St Philip's Chapel. [Missing from the photograph, Fr Daniel Seward and Br Adam Fairbairn] Fr Michele also visited the Oratory in Formation in Manchester.b515daa8-c34e-41fd-85d3-56f5297e954d A report (in Italian) can be read on the Confederation Website.


Monday 1 July 2019

Sunday, 13th October - Canonisation of Blessed John Henry Newman

Screen Shot 2019-07-01 at 10.12.54Pope Francis will canonise Blessed John Henry Newman, the founder of the English Oratory in Rome on Sunday, 13 October. News about the canonisation and resources on Blessed John Henry can be found on the Canonisation Website where you can sign on to receive updates. We will be having a pilgrimage from York. Please email Br Henry if you would like to have more information. There will be a celebration event in York later in the year.

Meanwhile, we give thanks to God for this wonderful news and acknowledge with gratitude the many people whose tireless work over many years has brought our hopes to a happy fulfilment.image-asset

Thursday 27 June 2019

Consistory for Blessed John Henry Newman's Canonisation

IMG_4290Pope Francis will preside at the Consistory for the Canonisation of Blessed John Henry Newman on Monday, 1 July. A date for the Canonisation should be announced shortly afterwards.Screen Shot 2019-06-27 at 15.15.32


Friday 21 June 2019

Annual Prayer for York

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Wednesday 19 June 2019

Old Solemnity of Corpus Christi

This Thursday (20 June) is the old Solemnity of Corpus Christi. There will be a Missa Cantata in the Extraordinary Form at 6pm. The choir will sing the Orgelsolo Messe by Mozart.Corpus-Christi-feast-procession

Tuesday 18 June 2019

Tessa the Dog

Tessa arrived four years ago today. She now lives in Tadcaster but we do still get to see her. She's very grown up these days, even well-behaved! But Tessa is not the only one looking young in these pictures....!IMG_1204-e1434633133848IMG_1189-e1434633329184Here are two more recent pictures, taken this Easter at Rievaulx AbbeyIMG_4260 IMG_4256-1

Friday 14 June 2019

Bishop Barron on Blessed John Henry Newman

Bishop Robert Barron has a topical post on Blessed (soon to be Saint) John Henry Newman here.IMG_4290

Friday 24 May 2019

St Philip's Day 2019

For details of the music, please click here. Solemn Mass at 12 noon. Vespers at 4pm.FNeri

Friday 10 May 2019

Musical Rosary

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