Special Event - The Visit Of the Holy Father Pope Benedict XVI to Britain

17 September 2010

On Friday 17th September the children joined with over 2000 Catholic schools across the country to celebrate and enjoy ‘The Big Assembly’ an event filled with joy, song, prayer and interesting themes and examples of different schools and their work to spread the Gospel of Jesus Christ.

A prayer for Pope Benedict XVI

‘We pray for His Holiness Pope Benedict XVI that he enjoys his time in our wonderful country. May his visit inspire us all and guide us to live up to his calling to lead good and saintly lives’.

We ask this prayer through Christ Our Lord
Amen


The children of Our Lady’s take part in the Big Assembly by Internet link.
 
Celebrating The Big Assembly.

The Pope waves at children who met him at St. Mary’s College in Twickenham on Friday morning.
 
The historic meeting of Her Majesty the Queen with His Holiness at Holyrood Palace in Scotland on Thursday 17th September 2010.

An example of the children’s work on the visit.
 
A display on the Papal Visit.