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 Birmingham: ‘Baptised and Sent – Our Call to be Missionary Disciples’

The event programme was based on the ‘see, judge, act’ approach. In the morning,  a range of short presentations on mission. Columban team at the conference

Among the presenters were Columban missionaries Fr. Tom O’Reilly and Fr. Ray Collier, Ellen Teague from the Columban Justice, Peace & Integrity of Creation Team, the Birmingham Diocesan Youth and Education Services, and Olton Baptist Church, who shared their perspective on mission in the local community, with young people, in Birmingham and in other countries, and through the media.

Lunch was an opportunity to reflect on what was heard and to shared with other participants. In the afternoon practical workshops that aimed to inspire and enthuse, to take further action, both individually and in communities. James Trewby, Columban JPIC Education worker, and Sr. Anna O’Connor of the Diocesan J&P Commission, facilitated and guided  through the day, which concluded with Mass at 4pm.


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