A series of programmes about Parish Evangelisation aiming to help parishes become hubs for mission outreach.  The topics follow the initiative of the Catholic Bishop’s Conference of England and Wales Proclaim’15 – Building Missionary Parishes following the publication of Evangeli gaudium by Pope Francis

Bishop Nicholas Hudson discusses Evangeli Gaudium and how Parishes can reach out to others.  Interviewd by Jacque France  Plus Comments from Cardinal Vincent Nichols

Archbishop Bernard Longley plus Homily from Bishop George Stack

Cardinal Vincent Nichols – keynote speech

Mrs Michelle Moran – keynote speech from the President of the International Catholic Charismatic Renewal in the Vatican

Rev Nicky Gumbel – keynote speech from the developer of the Alpha Course

Prayer Evangelisation and Mission workshop with Bishop Alan Williams

How to Create a vision and strategy for Parish Evangelisation – Anne-Marie Salgo

Parish Teams – Fr Paul Cannon and Sharon Beech

How to reach out to non Church going Catholics – Julia Palmer and Fr Joe White

Testimony – Fiona Mansford

How to build a Welcoming and Family-Friendly Parish – Elizabeth Davies

Prayer Experiences – Sr Michael Lee and Sr Brenda Matterson

Reaching the Unchurched – Br Loarne Ferguson Fr Mark Hodgson

How to share the Gospel message  – Rev’d Gareth Leyson

A Poor Church for the Poor – Andy Quinn, Director Fr Hudson Society, and Fr David Oakley, Rector of Oscott College

Evangelising the young people of your Parish  – Will Desmond and Hannah Hayward


The Radio would like to thank the Home Mission Desk of the Catholic Bishop’s Conference in England and Wales for permission to use these programmes.