Evangelisation takes place in obedience to the missionary mandate of Jesus:
“Go therefore and make disciples of all nations...” - Matthew 28:19.
“The Church exists in order to evangelise.” - Pope Paul VI, 1975
“The new evangelisation is a summons addressed to all.” - Synod of Bishops, 2012
||“The joy of the gospel fills the hearts and lives of all who encounter Jesus. I wish to encourage the Christian faithful to embark upon a new chapter of evangelisation marked by this joy, while pointing out new paths for the Church's journey in years to come.” - Pope Francis, "Evangelii Gaudium - The Joy of the Gospel", 2013
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In this Diocese of Northampton, members of the Diocesan Evangelisation Team seek to support the evangelising mission of the Church by promoting Local and Practical Initiatives for the New Evangelisation.
Forthcoming Events are listed here
Reports of Past Evangelisation Events are here.