Catholic Life

Pictures of the week


1 Deacon Paul Bilton with his family, after Bishop Richard Moth of Arundel and Brighton ordained him to the diaconate at St Paul’s Catholic Church, Haywards Heath, West Sussex.


2 Commonwealth middleweight boxing champion Sam Sheedy and trainer Glyn Rhodes visit Notre Dame High School in Sheffield.


3 John Kenny, president of Norwich Circle of the Catenian Association, presents a bursary of £1,800 to Eleanor Frankland to help her travel to Santiago, Chile, to work for a year as a teacher. They are pictured with Fr Arockiya Seelan.


4 A painting by Rommy Georgiou, an A-level art student at St Benedict’s, Ealing, in west London, has been selected for the Royal Academy Summer Exhibition Online 2017.


5 Roisin Maguire, director of education for the Christian Brothers Schools in England, gives the keynote speech at the annual awards evening at Birches Head Academy in Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire.


6 Sixth Form pupils at Downside School in Somerset celebrate the end of the academic year at their circus-themed Leavers’ Ball (photograph: Merille Ryder).


7 Fr Paul Gunter OSB celebrates a Missa cantata at Our Lady of Perpetual Succour Catholic Church, Wolverhampton, on the 10th anniversary of Summorum Pontificum (photograph: Józef Łopuszyński).


8 Loreto Grammar School in Altrincham, Greater Manchester, hosts its annual private view in which hundreds of young artists exhibit their GCSE and A-level work.


9 Matthew Arthur, deputy head of St Ambrose College in Altrincham, is retiring after 36 years at the chalkface.


10 Bishop Michael Campbell OSA of Lancaster with newly ordained priest Fr Daniel Etienne at St Peter’s Cathedral, Lancaster.


11 Bishop Declan Lang of Clifton blesses a new sensory garden at Christ the King Primary School in Amesbury, Wiltshire.

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