St Mary's Priory Abergavenny: The Priory Centre

The month at St Mary's Priory, Abergavenny

PATRONAL & COMISSIONING

We will  celebrate our Patronal Feast and  Commission the new Holywell Community at the 11.15am Eucharist on Sunday, August 12th. The Community will enter its 5th year this Summer.      

More information about the Holywell Community

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

FESTIVAL OF LITURGICAL MUSIC

For the second year running we will host a Festival of Liturgical Music starting on August Bank Holiday Monday.

The programme for the Festival has been announced.  Each day at Evensong we will celebrate a different century of liturgical music, with different choirs contributing.  The Festival Trebles’ Choir is made up of Trebles from Priory Choir, Newport Cathedral Choir and singers from Swansea. Other choirs include: newly formed Collegium Loidis, Ethelbert Consort,Academia Musica,Icosa Choir and our own Priory Choir.

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40 Million People are displaced

Opening with a Public meeting at 7pm on September 12th and running for a week is a display linked to the Christain Aid Camapaign drawing attention to their plight.

More than 40 million people are displaced within their own country. If we knew all their names, it would take us well over a year to read them aloud – even without stopping to sleep.The reasons for their displacement are many: conflict, flooding, drought, fear. But invariably, the poorest face the hardest challenges. Displacement leaves many without a safe place to call home. It increases the chances of losing out on jobs and education, and it puts people at increased risk of violence.

 

 

 

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Re-Making Maps of the Mind: Medieval & Modern Journeys- an exhibition

 

A new Exhibition will open at St Mary’s Priory on August 15th – The Feast of the Blessed Virgin Mary – in conjunction with the new St Thomas Pilgrim Way.

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20th ABERGAVENNY FOOD FESTIVAL

September 15th & 16th

 

 

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