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New Book: Professor Mary Mills, Reflections on Laudato Si'

Maryvale is delighted to announce the publication of a collaborative title edited by Director of Postgraduate Research Professor Mary Mills, Research Supervisor Dr Harry Schnitker and PhD Research graduate Rev Dr John Arthur Orr. The editors have collected a series of thoughtful, wide-ranging essays on Pope Francis' Encyclical Laudato si'from contributors who are all connected to Maryvale, including lecturers and graduates. ...

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Posted: 2018-04-18 11:57:31

St George's Day Quiz 2018

The Friends of Maryvale invite you to a fundraising quiz night at Maryvale on St George's Day, Sunday 22nd April. The quiz will start at 7.00 pm and the entrance fee includes a meal of fish and chips. We hope to see you at what promises to be a fun evening! ...

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Posted: 2018-04-09 13:23:34

Michael Hodgetts, Midland Martyrs 1580-1680

Maryvale is delighted to announce the publication of a new title by Maryvale staff member, Mr Michael Hodgetts. Mr Hodgetts, an established Lecturer on the Ecclesiastical Bachelor of Divinity and BA (Hons) Philosophy courses conducted his latest research on Midland Martyrs 1580-1680. The book, published by the Archdiocese of Birmingham Historical Commission, was launched on 28th February 2018 at Harvington Hall...

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Posted: 2018-03-28 14:16:49

Humanae Vitae by Prof Gilfredo Marengo

Public Lecture at Maryvale, 19 May 2018, 7.30pm: Humanae Vitae - 50 Years On: Towards a Deeper Understanding. Insights from the work of the commission to study the history of the drafting of the encyclical by Professor Gilfredo Marengo, from the John Paul II Institute for Studies on Marriage and Family (Rome). All welcome.

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Posted: 2018-03-20 13:10:31

Eucharist & the Family Workshop, 24 March 2018: All Welcome

You're warmly invited to a day of workshops and talks in preparation for the World Meeting of Families (21-26 August 2018) and the Eucharistic Pilgrimage & Congress (7-9 September 2018) to be held at Maryvale on Saturday 24th March between 10.00 and 3.30. ...

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Posted: 2018-03-09 13:04:46

Art, Beauty and Inspiration Days at Maryvale

Maryvale is delighted to extend an open invitation to anyone interested in attending one or more of our study days on Art, Beauty & Inspiration from a Catholic Perspective. You do not need to sign up for the course or write an essay - or be an artist or an academic - simply book a place and come along to listen to our experts...

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Posted: 2018-02-21 11:43:36

Packed House at St Brigid of Ireland Fundraising Concert

A fantastic night was had by all at the St Brigid of Ireland Fundraising Concert at Maryvale on 1 February. The concert, which included music by Hooley and Irish dancing, was attended by over 90 people and raised over £700 towards the Bridgettine car appeal. The Friends of Maryvale would like to thank all who came, took part and performed.

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Posted: 2018-02-05 12:42:23

Installation of Archbishop of Paris

I was very privileged to be able to attend the installation on the eve of the Epiphany of Mgr Michel Aupetit, the new Archbishop of Paris, in Notre Dame cathedral. It was also very special to note a familiar face in the procession of clergy. Fr Michael Cullinan from Maryvale Institute, was present representing Archbishop Bernard, as well as Maryvale, which has close associations with theological study in Paris. ...

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Posted: 2018-02-05 11:52:13

CPMM Students Celebrated in Edinburgh

On 13th January 2018, the hard work of Maryvale Institute students from the all over the Archdiocese of St Andrews & Edinburgh was recognised in an awards ceremony held in the beautiful setting of St Patrick’s Church (Cowgate, Edinburgh). ...

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Posted: 2018-01-17 13:20:57

Bridgettine Oven Appeal 2017 - Thank You!

We're delighted to announce that the Oven Appeal for our Bridgettines has reached its goal and a replacement oven has been bought and installed in the Sisters' main kitchen at Maryvale. Following the installation, Fr Edward Clare blessed the oven and over the last few weeks, BDiv and FE students have been among the first to have benefited from their meals being prepared on the new stove...

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Posted: 2017-12-06 12:33:54

Graduation Ceremony 2017

The hard-work, dedication and commitment of over 250 students at Maryvale Institute International Catholic College came under the spotlight at this year’s graduation ceremony in the wonderful setting of St Chad’s Cathedral. Hundreds of people attended the formal presentation of the Further and Higher Education Awards 2017 on Tuesday 21 November...

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Posted: 2017-11-21 09:18:48

Redford Memorial Lecture 2017

On Tuesday 20th November, the eve of graduation, the third annual Redford Memorial Lecture took place in Maryvale chapel, a tribute to the memory of Canon John Redford who died in 2013. This year, Rev Dr Richard Conrad, OP, Director of the Aquinas Institute at Blackfriars Hall (Oxford) addressed visitors, students, staff and associate staff on 'Christ as the Father's Face'...

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Posted: 2017-11-21 09:17:59

Postgraduate Alumni Newsletter 2017

Maryvale is pleased to launch the first Postgraduate Alumni Newsletter to keep in touch with our former research students and to update them with everything going on at Maryvale. This bulletin is available to be downloaded in full. Our thanks to all who have contributed to this issue....

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Posted: 2017-11-16 12:40:15

Journey of Faith for Parishes 2017-18

New for 2017! Maryvale Evangelisation Advisor, Nichola Hurley, is pleased to offer a Journey of Faith for Parishes, a series of presentation and discussion sessions that she will bring to you, designed to encourage and inspire development of our Faith. ...

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Posted: 2017-11-06 13:11:11

Listen Now: 'Newman & the New Evangelisation' by Prof. Stephen Bullivant

On Saturday 23rd September, Maryvale was delighted to host a public lecture by Professor Stephen Bullivant, Professor of Theology & the Sociology of Religion and Director of the Benedict XVI Centre for Religion & Society at St Mary's University, entitled Newman & the New Evangelisation: A Lesson for the Disappointed? ...

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Posted: 2017-09-25 12:31:57

Listen Now: Professor Marengo Public Lecture 2017 - The Task of the New Evangelisation

Listen now to the public lecture delivered at Maryvale by Professor Gilfredo Marengo from the John Paul II Institute for Studies on Marriage and Family (Rome).

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Posted: 2017-05-23 13:47:21

You Said We Did 2017

At Maryvale Institute, we're always seeking to improve the learner experience and value our students' opinions on how we can achieve this. In light of recent student feedback, here are some of examples of how we have acted upon our learners' feedback:

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Posted: 2017-03-30 10:04:55

Between Death & Resurrection by Dr Stephen Yates

Maryvale is pleased to announce publication of the latest research by Dr Stephen Yates, Director of the Institute's MA in Catholic Applied Theology programme. Between Death and Resurrection: A Critical Response to Recent Catholic Debates Concerning the Intermediate State is available from Bloomsbury Publishing. ...

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Posted: 2016-11-08 13:05:35

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