Open to: All Catholic women, practising and non-practising
Purpose: To invite women to come, tell and share their Catholic stories and experiences on their journey of faith.
Venue: St Joseph’s RC Church parish hall, Leicester. The venue is easy to access, being on Leicester’s outer ring road A47/A563 – or 10 minutes by car/taxi from Leicester’s railway station, with Leicester a one hour train journey from London St Pancras.
Time: Hot drinks – 10am for 10.30 start. End 4.30. Benediction from 5.15 pm followed by the parish mass to which participants would be welcomed.
Lunch: A light hotlunch available on site. To be advised in advance.
10.30 – Welcome and prayer
10.35 – Introduction to CWS
11.00 – Five women tell their stories – individual and panel. Followed by questions and discussion
1pm – Lunch
2pm – Telling our stories – small group discussion in response to some simple questions
3pm – Coming back together – discussion. Where do we go from here? What can we do to make a difference? How can we support one another?
3.30pm – Musical meditation
4pm – We plan to invite a local priest to respond to some of the key questions raised during the day.
4.30 pm – End
The Watermead Centre and shop are open for visitors at the end of the day.
For questions and to book your place, please contact organisers Alison and Catherine on Alison.CWS@outlook.com
To download a poster for the event to use in your parish or groups, click below.
Feel free to promote the event within your networks!