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Holy Week Timetable & Booklets


It’s going to be a different Holy Week this year to any that we have ever experienced here at the Community, but you can still join us ….. virtually anyway! Our timetable is now available here, along with access to the booklets for each service. If you are able, please join us via our live […]


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Weekly News from Fr Thomas


This has been the first week of what is commonly called ‘lockdown’;  changes to a familiar way of living have not hit the Community in anything like the way that they have hit most people in this country, especially in  places where people commute or work at their own businesses. The Community is very much […]


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Live Streaming


You can access our daily services on this link NORMAL TIMES Sundays 7.30 am Mattins 8.10 am (approx.) Solemn Mass 12.30 pm Midday Office 6.00 pm Solemn Evensong 9.15 pm Compline Weekdays 6.45 am Mattins 12.00 noon Midday Office 6.00 pm Evensong 9.15 pm Compline (Saturdays: Resurrection Vigil) Books You can download the texts of […]


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Update regarding Coronavirus (COVID-19)


The current situation regarding the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic and its forecast trajectory causes us all to be mindful of the things we need to do to protect the health and well-being of each other and to take particular care for those who are more vulnerable. Based on the current guidance and information available, we have […]


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Open Country Visit CR


On Tuesday 25 February an exciting project got underway in the Community’s grounds. CR’s estates team welcomed a group from Open Country’s ‘Wild about Wakefield’ project. Open Country is a Harrogate-based charity with almost 30 years of experience in enabling people with disabilities to access the countryside. They achieve this through a variety of countryside […]


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CR Auction 2020


We have received an interesting donation for the auction, which may be of particular interest to any friends of the Community who knew Fr Simon Holden CR, who passed away in 2019.A limited edition etching drawn for Fr Simon by Barry Fantoni is going under the hammer at CR’s auction on Saturday 5 September 2020.Barry […]


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News from the College


Last week, students of the MA in Liturgy at the College of the Resurrection were treated to a week of teaching on Liturgical Space delivered by Canon Christopher Irvine.  Canon Christopher (former principal of the College and former Canon Librarian at Canterbury Cathedral) is the author of several books on art, space and worship including […]


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Holy Week 2020


Holy Week at the Community and College of the Resurrection is a powerful and moving celebration of the passion, death and resurrection of Jesus Christ. Beginning our journey on the eve of Palm Sunday, we live together through the experience of Holy Week. From Maundy Thursday we enter into silence until the great vigil of […]


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Exiting the European Union – Friday 31st January


The Church of the Resurrection will be open for prayer on this day from 6.45 am to 4.30 pm, and also for the daily services: 6.45 am                Mattins 12 noon                Midday Office 12.15 pm              Mass 6.00 pm                Evensong 9.15 pm                Compline Please join the brothers CR and pray: for growing understanding and reconciliation between […]


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Trier, Selbitz and Flossenburg


Sitting in choir at St Matthias Abbey on my first night I felt  “I am at home. I belong here with my German Catholic brothers.” It was 46 years since my first visit as a student and the friendship between our two communities has grown deep and strong. During my few days there I talked […]


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Visit to Rome


While I love returning to places I know and I love travelling to new places, I had resolved that my days of international travel were now over. Airports are just too much with their customs, immigration, currency controls, crowds and above all their security. Then came the canonization of John Henry Newman in Rome, what […]


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Tallis Consort Christmas Concert 2019


On Friday 13 December the Community opened its doors for an evening of music provided by one of the finest vocal ensembles in Yorkshire. The Tallis Consort is a semi-professional ensemble of 10 singers who specialize in the performance of Renaissance Polyphony. Directed by Chris Why they performed some of the best music from around […]


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CR Auction 2020 News


A bin lorry is not just a rubbish collector! A Dinky is not just a toy! A bin lorry provides a useful function. A Dinky toy could make a valuable contribution to the work and witness of the Community of the Resurrection.  On Saturday 5 September 2020 the Community will hold an Auction to raise […]


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