Adoremus 2018

Fr Denis Blackledge SJ, Jimmy McGovern, and Shaun Duggan
Months ago, the parish of St Francis Xavier in Liverpool was asked by the Liverpool Archdiocesan Congress Team to take part in the National Eucharistic Congress, Adoremus 2018, and to provide fringe events as a centre-city church.Parish priest Fr Denis Blackledge SJ suggested trying to get Jimmy McGovern along as the writer of the BAFTA 2018 winning Broken series – which also won the prestigious Sandford St Martin Trust Award 2018 for best religious broadcast. Much of the six-part drama was...
The National Eucharistic Congress and Pilgrimage, Adoremus, has just concluded in Liverpool. The weekend, from 7 to 9 September, offered a unique occasion to reflect on the Eucharist, connect with organisations around the world, and listen to wide-ranging talks by international speakers.Fr Dominic Robinson SJ, Superior of the Mount Street Jesuit community, was at the event to give a presentation on the Eucharist as the sacrament of unity. The talk was organised in conjunction with the National...