July 3, 2020

The Society of the Divine Word which called Societas Verbi Divini in Latin, abbreviated SVD is the largest missionary congregation in the Catholic Church. It was founded by St Arnold Janssen in Steyl, the Nederland in 1875 during the church-state conflict called the Ku...

August 8, 2016

St Mary on the Quay, commonly referred to as ‘SMQ’ has been one of the greatest treasures that I discovered during my stay in Bristol - firstly four years spent studying at the University of West of England (UWE) and then four years spent working in the City following...

June 30, 2016

I think we live in antagonistic days, when communication is so easy but peoples’ lack of tolerance and hard minds and hearts  make understanding between people so difficult. The news about terrorism, the refugee issues, climate change achieving dangerous levels, povert...

June 10, 2016

During Lent 2012, I made the decision to become a Catholic (I was then an Anglican) and thus to join the RCIA group at St Mary on the Quay. The day after my first RCIA session I went along to the Saturday evening gathering of the Young Adult Prayer Group, ‘One Heart Ma...

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St Mary-on-the-Quay  Bristol| Roman Catholic Church | Registered Charity No. 1170168