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Easter Homily

Published by in Uncategorized on May 7th, 2014

Bishop David Hope’s Easter Homily can be read here.

Costock Chroicle

The 2013 issue of the Costock Chronicle is now available HERE.

Life Profession

                      Tuesday 6th August, the Feast of the Transfiguration of our Lord, saw the Profession in Life Vows of Sister Mary Catherine, during the Conventual Mass. The former Archbishop of York, Dr David Hope, presided at the Rite and was assisted by Canon Gavin Kirk

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SSC at Gordon Square

Published by in Uncategorized on March 7th, 2013

Reverend Mother Mary Luke preached the homily at the Church of Christ the King in Gordon Square London on 28th February 2013.  The occasion was the Installation of Fr Kit Dunkley as Master General and Fr Nicholas Spicer as Master Provincial of the Society of the Holy Cross.  Around 600 SSC priests were present and some of the CHC sisters and several

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Vocations and Alongsiders

Here are two links to documents provided by the Community regarding Vocations to the Religious Life and also the process of being an Alongsider. Vocations Alongsiders

The Dedication of the Church and Blessing of the Convent and other buildings.

The high point of the year was undoubtedly the 14th July when our visitor, the Rt Rev’d Dr David Hope, dedicated our conventual church and blessed the convent and other buildings. The 14th July has traditionally always been the date of our Dedication, being our foundress, Mother Elizabeth Neale’s birthday. Last year we were still

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Concert by 8ctave

Published by in News on March 26th, 2012

A concert was held at the convent on Friday 23rd March. 8ctave is a singing ensemble made up entirely of Clergy from the Diocese of Leicester The programme for the evening can be accessed here and photos are here.

New Spirituality Meditations

Published by in News on March 15th, 2012

Five more meditations have been added to the Spirituality section of our Publications page: Christmas 1982 The Glory of the Cross Seek ye my face Nothing but the love of Jesus Kindness


Published by in News on March 15th, 2012

Green Action: Implications of Monastic Life for the Ecology & Wildlife at Holy Cross has been posted in the Green Things section.

Wildlife Walks

Published by in News on February 27th, 2012

A leaflet showing walks around the grounds and clues as to what one might see at various times of the year is now available by following this link.

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