Welcome the Stranger – St Josephine Bakhita

WELCOME THE STANGER On Monday 8th February, the memorial of St Josephine Bakhita is to be celebrated on-line from 5.00-6.30 pm. St Josephine was a young Sudanese girl sold into slavery and later served as a Canossian Daughter of Charity in Italy for fifty years. Do join Bishop Mark O’Toole and Bishop Declan Lang for an evening of prayer and reflection on the issues facing refugees, migrants and those affected by modern slavery. Guest speakers include Nick Hanrahan from the Jesuit Refugee Service and Caroline Virgo from the Clewer initiative. The event will take place via zoom and you can register to attend by emailing caritas@prcdtr.org.uk