Department of Parish and Family Catechesis

Deputy Director: Fr Eddie Clare, B.Sc., S.T.L.
Responsible for the management of the DPFC, policy development and development of catechists’ associations and DPFC resources.

Catechetical Advisor: Sr Gillian Murphy SP, B.Ed, M.Ed
Responsible for the development of catechists and catechists’ associations, particularly in the Oxfordshire, Warwickshire and Coventry deaneries.

Evangelisation Advisor: Miss Nicola Hurley, OCV, B.A (Hons), M.A
Responsible for the development and implementation of parish-based evangelisation strategies.

Please visit the Maryvale Institute website for details of Maryvale staff involved in catechetical formation.

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  • Wednesday 2 September
    Luke 4:38-44 Today’s reading continues the theme in Luke’s Gospel of Jesus fulfilling the Scripture that he read in the synagogue in Nazareth, indicating that he was anointed by the Spirit and sent by God ‘to proclaim release to the captives…, to set at liberty those who are oppressed’ (4:18). While yesterday’s reading was concerned […]



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Parish Boundaries

Google Maps of all the parishes in the diocese can be found here.

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