The Partnership Weekend, on Friday 15th – Sunday 17th February 2019, was attended by approximately 150 Partners and guests.
The weekend began after Mass, Evening & Shrine Prayers and Supper with an illustrated talk by Kristine Rose-Beers, Senior Curator at the Chester Beatty Library, Dublin on The Walsingham Bible.
On Saturday morning the Partners were updated on various Shrine issues by Fr Kevin Smith. This was followed by a saunter round the village to the Roman Catholic Church, the Methodist Church and The Bridewell. During the afternoon some partners visited a group of churches surrounding the town of Reepham.
Following the evening Pilgrimage Mass, the Partners enjoyed The Partnership Dinner with after dinner speaker – Father Timothy Lipscombe, former Rector of Preston Minster.
On Sunday, after Parish Mass at S. Mary’s & All Saints and lunch, the weekend concluded with Sprinkling, Benediction and Last Visit in the Shrine Church.