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Reflective Personal or Parish Study for 2020: The Year of the Word

The Catholic Bishops of England and Wales wish to commemorate in 2020 the 10th anniversary of Benedict XVI’s Apostolic Exhortation Verbum Domini on Sacred Scripture. To accompany this, Maryvale Institute is pleased to offer a series of Study Guides to the New Testament...

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Posted: 2019-11-22 13:46:13

Maryvale Graduation 2019

On Thursday 7th November, almost 250 Maryvale students from around the world were honoured for their accomplishments at the Institute’s 2019 Further and Higher Education Awards Ceremony held at the iconic St Chad’s Cathedral. ...

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Posted: 2019-11-11 13:47:49

Listen Now: Redford Lecture 2019

On Tuesday 6th November 2019, Maryvale was delighted to host the fifth annual Canon Redford Memorial Lecture. Fr John taught at the institute for over 20 years, serving at various times as BDiv and MA Director, encouraging and supporting countless students on the Institute's undergraduate and postgraduate theology programmes, which he played a key role in developing. This year, Rev Dr Andrew Pinsent addressed a packed lecture theatre on 'Science and Grace: Escaping the Snow Queen's Palace'....

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Posted: 2019-11-07 10:45:29

4th Academic Forum: 14th November 2019, 11.00am

Join us on Thursday 14th November for the Research Centre for Catholic Studies' 4th Academic Forum, the latest in a series of triannual, public seminars by Maryvale academics. This time, Dr Chris Wojtulewicz will be discussing The Post Resurrection Appearances of Christ: Insights From Lacan....

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Posted: 2019-10-25 11:49:19

BA Philosophy Scholarship 2020

Maryvale Institute is delighted to announce a scholarship opportunity open to all applying to join the Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy & the Catholic Tradition course commencing in January 2020. Cn David Evans (Course Director) invites applications...

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Posted: 2019-10-24 13:38:03

Pilgrimage Day 2019

On a sunny Sunday afternoon on June 30, 2019, a large crowd of Friends of Maryvale, local parishioners, students and graduates, employees and supporters of the Maryvale Institute gathered in front of the Maryvale's ambulacrum to celebrate its annual pilgrimage Mass and procession in honour of the Sacred Heart of Jesus ...

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Posted: 2019-07-03 09:34:35

CPMM Awards for 11 in North Ayrshire

On Tuesday 11th June at St Mary’s Church, Saltcoats, 11 parishioners of St Mary’s Deanery in North Ayrshire received their Certificate in Parish Mission & Ministry (CPMM) – the first to do so in Galloway Diocese. The certificates were presented by Bishop William Nolan. ...

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Posted: 2019-06-14 10:36:53

Book Launched Celebrating Maryvale Research

Maryvale is delighted to announce the launch Aspects of Doctoral Research at the Maryvale International Catholic Institute (Volume One) edited by Dr Andrew Morris and published by Cambridge Scholars Publishing. Dr Morris focuses on the outcomes of the institute's Research in Catholic Studies programme (validated by Liverpool Hope University). The book provides an overview of the breadth of work by its students in the UK, USA and Africa and their contribution to new knowledge in the area of Catholic studies, a wide field including history, literature, philosophy, spirituality and theology. ...

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Posted: 2019-06-06 12:27:46

New Era for International Catholic College

Maryvale Institute - the international, distance-learning college based in Birmingham - has announced its intention to merge with the Archdiocese of Birmingham from 1st August 2019. ...

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Posted: 2019-05-20 11:02:39

Research Centre Launched

The new Research Centre is dedicated to supporting high-quality research projects through academic cooperation in studying the Catholic tradition and demonstrating the importance of Maryvale's contribution to cultivating knowledge in the field of Catholic studies. Furthermore, the centre offers a high standard research environment for those who want to open a dialogue and expand their academic excellence in areas relevant to the study of Catholic history, education, culture, theology and philosophy. ...

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Posted: 2019-03-27 09:25:12

MA Revalidated by the Open University

Maryvale is delighted to announce that following a review of the Master of Arts programme in Catholic Applied Theology earlier this year The Open University has revalidated the degree for a further five years (until January 2024). ...

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Posted: 2018-11-23 14:03:29

Listen Now: Radio Maria Ireland Interviews Maryvale's Fr Edward Clare

While in Rome at the recent International Congress on Catechesis, Maryvale's Director Fr Edward Clare took time out to be interviewed by Fr Eamonn McCarthy for Radio Maria Ireland. During the discussion, Fr Eddie talked about the institute, its history and its courses, which is now available to stream in full. ...

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Posted: 2018-10-01 11:24:03

Journey of Faith for Parishes

Maryvale Evangelisation Advisor, Nichola Hurley, is pleased to offer a A Short 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

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