Bishop John Delivers Inspiring Sheffield Talk

The Bishop of Salford visited Sheffield to deliver an inspiring speech about his experiences of poverty and development.  

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Bishop John Arnold

The talk, entitled “Poverty or Simplicity? Survival or development?” was hosted by Bishop John Arnold, who visited the Central American countries of Nicaragua and El Salvador in November 2016.

El Salvador was badly affected by a civil war which lasted over a decade from 1980 until 1992.

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Bishop of Salford to visit Sheffield for Connect2 talk

The Bishop of Salford is to visit Sheffield to speak to local people about his experiences of poverty and development.

Bishop John arnold

Bishop John Arnold

 The talk, entitled “Poverty or Simplicity? Survival or development?” is taking place at 7.30pm on Thursday May 18 at Our Lady and St Thomas Church in Sheffield, and will be hosted by Bishop John Arnold, who visited the Central American countries of Nicaragua and El Salvador in November 2016.

 El Salvador was badly affected by a civil war which lasted over a decade from 1980 until 1992.

 Bishop John, who is chair of the Catholic aid agency CAFOD, will share his thoughts from his ten-day trip to Central America where he saw for himself some of the important work the charity does with communities in Nicaragua and El Salvador.

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Variety Show To Raise Connect2 Funds

There will be singing, dancing, joking and more at an upcoming Sheffield variety show to raise money for aid agency CAFOD

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The variety show is in aid of CAFOD’s Connect2 scheme

 
The event will feature performances from people of all ages on Friday May 12 from 7pm at Sacred Heart Hall in Hillsborough.
 
The show has been organised by the Sheffield North Deanery, a collection of 11 Catholic churches.
 

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