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Celebrating the centenary of the birth of a modern martyr! 'ROMERO - HEARTBEAT OF EL SALVADOR' - THE PLAY. This year marks the 100th anniversary of the birth of the martyred Archbishop of San Salvador, Bl Oscar Romero. 'Rise Theatre', a professional Christian Theatre company, is coming to Bristol to present this play about a great modern martyr who courageously spoke truth to power and defended the poor of his land at the cost of his own life. The play will be performed at St Nicholas of Tolentino Church (Lawford's Gate, Bristol, BS5 0RE) this Thursday (19th October) at 7.30pm. It is suitable for children aged 11+. Tickets are £10.00 (family tickets £25.00). We at St Nick's look forward to welcoming very many friends to this important and powerful portrayal of an inspiring story of faith and courage. For tickets please contact locally Margaret Ulloa (07533 880523), or visit www.ticketsource.co.uk/risetheatre. All proceeds (after expenses) will be shared between CAFOD and Borderlands charities. Free parking in church car park, accessed on Pennywell Road.
CAFOD Clifton Roadshow on Saturday 18th November at Holy Family Church, Patchway, BS34 5DY at 2pm.
Pilgrimage to the Holy Land. Planning well ahead, Bishop Declan is set to lead a pilgrimage to the Holy Land in 2018 (22nd - 30th October), staying three nights in Galilee, two nights in Bethlehem, and three nights in Jerusalem. For more details, visit the diocesan website.