Events for February 2015 in the Archdiocese of Liverpool

 
Friday 6 February to Sunday 8 February
‘God reveals deep and hidden things’  Reflections on the Book of Daniel.  Scripture Weekend led by Father Chris Thomas at Irenaeus, 32 Great Georges Road, Waterloo, L22 1RD.  Details: Tel 0151 949 1199 or email: jenny@irenaeus.co.uk
 
Friday 6 February
‘Living Joyfully’  A day for young people aged 14-18 years to explore the joy of responding to God’s call in our lives through workshops, discussion, prayer, drama and live worship music.  A day to celebrate the many forms of Religious Life in the Year of Consecrated Life.  10.30 am in the Metropolitan Cathedral of Christ the King.  For details email: LivingJoyfully2015@gmail.com
 
Embroidery for Pleasure: Crewel work for Beginners.  1.00 pm in the Studio of the Metropolitan Cathedral of Christ the King.  Tutor David Peglar.  Cost £5 including refreshments and free parking in the Cathedral Car Park.  For further information Tel: 0151 709 9222 or email enquiries@metcathedral.org.uk
 
HCPT Fundraising Evening.  7.15 pm at St Anne and Blessed Dominic Parish Hall, Monastery Road, St Helens, WA9 3ZD.  St Bartholomew’s Music Groups, raffle, tombola and quiz.
 
Aid to the Church in Need Prayer Vigil for Religious Freedom.  7.30 pm in the Metropolitan Cathedral of Christ the King.  Speaker: Neville Kyrke-Smith, National Director of Aid to the Church in Need.
 
Saturday 7 February
‘Responding to the Call.’  A Day of Recollection to support those exploring vocations to the Priesthood.  Discover more about diocesan priesthood; talk with and hear from priests of the archdiocese and spend time in prayer and discussion.  10.00 am at St Charles’ Presbytery, 224 Aigburth Road, Liverpool, L17 9PG.  Further information from Father James Preston  Tel: 0151 727 2493 or email: frjamespreston@gmail.com.  Also on Facebook at /liverpoolvocations and on Twitter @LVocations
 
‘Living Joyfully’  A day for anyone wanting to know more about consecrated life and the priesthood.  Workshops, discussion groups, prayer, and light hearted activities.  A day to celebrate the many forms of Religious Life in the Year of Consecrated Life.  10.30 am in the Metropolitan Cathedral of Christ the King, concluding with Mass celebrated by Archbishop Malcolm McMahon OP at 6.30 pm.  For details email: LivingJoyfully2015@gmail.com
 
‘Nightfever- Liverpool’  5.40 pm Mass at the Blessed Sacrament Shrine, 4 Dawson Street, Liverpool, L1 1LE, followed by adoration, music and reconciliation until 11.00 pm.  Details: www.animateyouth.org  www.nightfever.org
 
Sunday 8 February
Day of Prayer for Victims of Human Trafficking.
 
Annual Mass to celebrate Marriage and Family Life.  11.00 am in the Metropolitan Cathedral of Christ the King.  Celebrant: Archbishop Malcolm McMahon OP.
 
Tuesday 10 February
Embroidery for Beginners.  1.00 pm in the Studio of the Metropolitan Cathedral of Christ the King.  Tutor David Peglar.  Cost £5 including refreshments and free parking in the Cathedral Car Park.  For further information Tel: 0151 709 9222 or email enquiries@metcathedral.org.uk
 
Wednesday 11 February
Feast of Our Lady of Lourdes.  World Day of Prayer for Sick People.
 
Bereavement Care Training Course.  1.30 pm at Holy Rosary Parish Centre, Old Roan, L10 2LG.  Cost £10.  For details contact Maureen Knight Tel: 0151 522 1046 Email: m.knight@rcaol.co.uk
 
Friday 13 February
Embroidery for Pleasure: Crewel work for Beginners.  1.00 pm in the Studio of the Metropolitan Cathedral of Christ the King.  Tutor David Peglar.  Cost £5 including refreshments and free parking in the Cathedral Car Park.  For further information Tel: 0151 709 9222 or email enquiries@metcathedral.org.uk
 
Saturday 14 February
Silk Painting for Shibori in the Studio of the Metropolitan Cathedral of Christ the King.  Tutor Gill Roberts.  An introduction to the Japanese art of Shibori, which uses a combination of stitch and dyes on silk to create stunning patterns.  For further information Tel: 0151 709 9222 or email enquiries@metcathedral.org.uk
 
Sunday 15 February
Day of Prayer for the Unemployed.
 
Church Action on Poverty Sunday.  Details: www.church-poverty.org.uk/sunday
 
Annual Civic Mass.  11.00 am in the Metropolitan Cathedral of Christ the King.  Celebrant: Archbishop Malcolm McMahon OP.
 
Mass with and for Healthcare Workers.  2.00 pm at Christ the King, Queens Drive, Liverpool, L15 6YQ.  Celebrant: Bishop Tom Williams.
 
Tuesday 17 February
Embroidery for Beginners.  1.00 pm in the Studio of the Metropolitan Cathedral of Christ the King.  Tutor David Peglar.  Cost £5 including refreshments and free parking in the Cathedral Car Park.  For further information Tel: 0151 709 9222 or email enquiries@metcathedral.org.uk
 
Wednesday 18 February
Ash Wednesday
 
Lenten Prayer and Reflection.  10.30 am-12.00 noon at Irenaeus, 32 Great Georges Road, Waterloo, L22 1RD.  Details: Tel 0151 949 1199 or email: jenny@irenaeus.co.uk
 
Thursday 19 February
‘From death to life’  Reflections on Mark’s Gospel.  Scripture Morning led by Father Chris Thomas.  10.30 am at Irenaeus, 32 Great Georges Road, Waterloo, L22 1RD.  Details: Tel 0151 949 1199 or email: jenny@irenaeus.co.uk
 
Friday 20 February
Embroidery for Pleasure: Crewel work for Beginners.  1.00 pm in the Studio of the Metropolitan Cathedral of Christ the King.  Tutor David Peglar.  Cost £5 including refreshments and free parking in the Cathedral Car Park.  For further information Tel: 0151 709 9222 or email enquiries@metcathedral.org.uk
 
Saturday 21 February
Symphonies and Psalms Concert with the Cathedral Orchestra, Conductor: Stephen Pratt, and the Cathedral Cantata Choir, Director: Richard Lea.  7.30 pm in the Metropolitan Cathedral of Christ the King.  Tickets and details Tel: 0151 707 3525 or www.cathedralconcerts.org.uk
 
 
Monday 23 February to Sunday 8 March
Fairtrade Fortnight.  Details: www.fairtrade.org.uk
 
Tuesday 24 February
Embroidery for Beginners.  1.00 pm in the Studio of the Metropolitan Cathedral of Christ the King.  Tutor David Peglar.  Cost £5 including refreshments and free parking in the Cathedral Car Park.  For further information Tel: 0151 709 9222 or email enquiries@metcathedral.org.uk
 
‘Lent: A Time for Change and Renewal.’  Prayer and Reflection led by members of the Irenaeus Team.  7.30 pm at Saint Ambrose Barlow, Astley, M29 7DZ.  Details from Father Paul Seddon Tel: 01942 883395.
 
Wednesday 25 February
Lenten Prayer and Reflection.  10.30 am-12.00 noon at Irenaeus, 32 Great Georges Road, Waterloo, L22 1RD.  Details: Tel 0151 949 1199 or email: jenny@irenaeus.co.uk
 
Thursday 19 February
‘From death to life’  Reflections on Mark’s Gospel.  Scripture Morning led by Father Chris Thomas.  10.30 am at Irenaeus, 32 Great Georges Road, Waterloo, L22 1RD.  Details: Tel 0151 949 1199 or email: jenny@irenaeus.co.uk
 
 
Thursday 26 February
‘From death to life’  Reflections on Mark’s Gospel.  Scripture Morning led by Father Chris Thomas.  10.30 am at Irenaeus, 32 Great Georges Road, Waterloo, L22 1RD.  Details: Tel 0151 949 1199 or email: jenny@irenaeus.co.uk
 
Friday 27 February
Lent Fast Day
 
Embroidery for Pleasure: Crewel work for Beginners.  1.00 pm in the Studio of the Metropolitan Cathedral of Christ the King.  Tutor David Peglar.  Cost £5 including refreshments and free parking in the Cathedral Car Park.  For further information Tel: 0151 709 9222 or email enquiries@metcathedral.org.uk
 
Saturday 28 February
Day of Reflection for Lent with Archbishop Malcolm McMahon OP.  10.00 am – 4.00 pm at Sandymount Retreat Centre, 16 Burbo Bank Road, Blundellsands, Liverpool, L23 6TH.  Cost £15.  Details at www.sandymountretreats.org.uk  Tel: 0151 924 4850  Email: info@sandymountretreats.org.uk