Fr Alex’s ordination

Most probably, the first ordination ever held in the parish.  On Saturday, 24th June, Bishop Tony Robinson of Wakefield, with Bishop Robert Ladds and priests of The Society, ordained Alex Ladds, our curate-in-training, to the sacred priesthood, in the Church of St Mary the Virgin, Thornton-in-Craven.  Good weather, a full church, great singing, a wonderfulContinue reading “Fr Alex’s ordination”

31st July 2013 Garden Chapel

The beautiful diocesan retreat house, Parcevall Hall, set in the hills by Appletreewick and set in the context of what is now a National Trust garden is home to the tiny ‘Garden Chapel’, which remains under the auspices of the Shrine of Our Lady of Walsingham. Traditionalists in the diocese have come to celebrate atContinue reading “31st July 2013 Garden Chapel”