Tag Archives: Walsingham

Mary for Today

2000 years ago a young peasant Jewish girl  faced a dilemma.  An angel appeared, told her she was thought highly of by God and would become the mother of the Saviour of the world if she said Yes. That for … Continue reading

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Walsingham Moments

We asked our pilgrims to Walsingham if they could tell us a special moment for them from this year’s pilgrimage. Here are some of the answers:   Edna: The Candlelight porcession on Wednesday evening in the grounds.   Vinnie: A … Continue reading

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Ash Wednesday at Walsingham

Mark and Paul send holiday greetings from the Shrine of Our Lady at Walsingham on Ash Wednesday: I was very pleased that we had finally arranged our week away and despite our original intentions to head off towards the sun … Continue reading

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Walsingham views

Walsingham pilgrimages often give us different and unusual scenes and memories.Here is a selection from this year: Some of this year’s pilgrim on our lovely visit to South Creake. The sun shone, Fr Clive welcomed us and we had a … Continue reading

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Re-membering encouragement

During the next few months and during a sabbatical period next year I’m hoping to visit and experience different ‘thin places,’ that is places where people experience or have experienced a sense of spiritual dimensions – or, to express it … Continue reading

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Six (and a half) concelebrants at South Creake

We’re on pilgrimage at Walsingham this week, and this morning we were warmly welcomed at South Creake by Fr Clive Wylie, the Parish Priest there. Fr Clive told us about the beautiful church, and his ministry – and also told … Continue reading

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The Challenge of Walsingham

Thank you to Fliss (Revd Fliss Shaw) one of this year’s Walsingham pilgrims, who writes this thought provoking reflection Walsingham is for me a very challenging place. Peaceful, prayerful, joyful, God filled,  all those things but as a woman and … Continue reading

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