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Mary for all people

Belligerently beautiful, Queen of all fat women, Defender of the unloved. Penelope Dent’s poem My Fat Virgin, describes and praises the Virgin Mary as  a large, jolly, motherly figure, eating pork pies. Ildelphonsus of Toledo gives a  more traditional reflection of the … Continue reading

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Angel Quiz

Today is the Feast of  St Michael and the Holy Archangels. See if you know the answers in this little quiz about angels. How many orders are there, traditionally, in the hierarchy of angels? Which order of angels surround the … Continue reading

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Inter Faith Week

The past week has been InterFaith Week (15th-21st November), when people of all faiths and beliefs are encouraged to strengthen inter faith relationships and develop a wider understanding of each others’ beliefs. St Chrysostom’s Parish is fortunate to be full … Continue reading

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