The Spring edition (Issue 37) of The Basilican magazine is now available to buy.

The publication of St Chad’s Cathedral Association, The Basilican is published twice a year and features articles from the cathedral and across the Archdiocese of Birmingham and beyond.

Highlights in this edition include:

• Florilegium: A peripatetic festival of scripture, art and flowers by David McLoughlin and Anne Symonds.

• The Jesuit residence of St George by Michael Hodgetts. Michael is a well-known historian who has had many books published and is a regular contributor to our Basilican magazine.

• From Birmingham to London via Rome, by Fr Jan Nowotnik. Fr Jan tells us about his ecumenical and interreligious work. Fr Jan used to be curate at St Chad’s during the time of Fr Brian Doolan.

• Fr Gerardo Fabrizio recounts his exploits post-St Chad’s. Fr Gerardo was a curate when Mgr Patrick Daly was the cathedral dean.

• The St Chad’s Cathedral Association prayer by Mgr Timothy Menezes, the cathedral dean.

To buy a copy please contact Anne Symonds, the Editor, by calling 0121 249 1487 or email: [email protected] The cost is £5 plus £1.75 p&p.

Alternatively, The Basilican is available from St Paul’s Bookshop, next door to St Chad’s Cathedral, for £5. Call 0121 236 6336 or email: [email protected]

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