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The Vine Minimize

Vine cover thumbnailThe Vine is our monthly Diocesan newspaper. All recent issues to March can can now be read online here . 

Forthcoming Events and Important Dates Minimize

31st March (Friday) - Last day of term in Bucks and Northants - it's 4th April in Beds. 

6th April - Thursday - start of the 2017-18 tax year

7th April - Student Cross pilgrims gather in the evening at Desborough and Oxford to begin, next morning, the two routes that take them through parts of our Diocese on their Holy Week pilgrimage to Walsingham. 

7-9th April - Vocations Weekend for men who would like to explore a vocation to the priesthood. The weekend will beheld at the Cathedral. Accommodation will be provided. For more details contact Canon Mark Floody on 01604  714556.

Four-square graphic of Holy Week symbols, cross, leaves, nails etc9th April - Passion (Palm) Sunday - start of Holy Week

13th April - Chrism Mass at the Cathedral, 11am. Mass of the Last Supper in the evening. 

14th April  - Good Friday. Day of fasting and abstinence. Ecumenical  Walks of Witness in many towns; Veneration of the Cross services. 

15th April. Holy Saturday .  Easter Vigil Masses in the evening. Many people will be baptised, confirmed and received into the Church - praise God ! 

Christ and Mary Magdalen in the Easter garden16th April. Easter Sunday. 

17th April - Easter Monday - Bank Holiday

18th April - Back to school in Bucks and Northants. Possibly next day in Beds - please check. 

Divine Mercy image of Jesus with coloured rays23rd April - Second Sunday of Easter. Divine Mercy Sunday. 

24th April - St George's Day.  Solemnity in England. 

1st May - Early May Bank Holiday. St Joseph the Worker. 

7th May - Vocations Sunday. Fourth Sunday of Easter. Resources here. 

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