Ordination of Fr Mark Dunning

On Saturday, 24th November 2012 in the Chapel of Our Lady of Hope in the Mother House of the Oratory of St John Vianney, the Revd Mark Dunning, following his canonical oath, was ordained deacon and priest by His Grace, the Metropolitan Archbishop, Msgr Jerome Lloyd OSJV. Fr Mark was appointed Community Chaplain to the…

Metropolitan quoted in article about the homeless in Brighton

The impact of the financial crisis on the city of Brighton and Hove was highlighted today in a feature article by Sussex newspaper “The Argus”. The Brighton Oratory has been volunteering with the Salvation Army Homeless dropin on Wednesdays since it started two years ago. Msgr Lloyd was interviewed on Wednesday together with the Salvation Army…

Solemn Requiem offered for King Richard III

His Excellency, Monsignor Douglas Lewins offered the annual Requiem Mass for the repose of the soul of King Richard III, offered in the historic Chantry Chapel of St Edmund, Spital-on-the-Street in Lincolnshire, re-founded in 1397 by Thomas de Aston following earlier foundations going back to a Templar foundation in the twelfth century. Interest in the…