Thursday, 7 May 2015

Fr Lawrence Jones` Requiem

As expected the Requiem Mass for Fr Lawrence Jones at St Mary`s Cathedral Newcastle was moving and uplifting. Fr Michael McCoy preached a wonderful homily which you can hear here. It helps if you knew Lawrence but if not it is still well worth a listen. Requiescat in pace.


  1. Amen & remember a good priest

  2. And he looked & acted like a proper pries. Requiescat in pace

  3. David, I agree. It certainly looks more dignified and impressive than the modes of attire I have seen over the years. For example: wearing rugby shirts into the confessional; wearing t-shirts and shorts while placing the monstrance on to the altar for exposition, and wearing washed-out blue jeans to Sunday lunch after Mass,


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