Mary Therese
Mary Therese

Nick Donnelly - Interview with The Most Famous Deacon in the English-Speaking World

Several things. First, thank you for this excellent interview. It's lovely to read about another fan of Cecily Hallack: I have almost all her books, and was heavily influenced while still a Protestant by her children's novel The Adventure of the Amethyst. Second: our bishop here in the Portsmouth diocese, Bishop Philip Egan, is excellent - he was Bishop Davies' Vicar General before his …More
Several things. First, thank you for this excellent interview. It's lovely to read about another fan of Cecily Hallack: I have almost all her books, and was heavily influenced while still a Protestant by her children's novel The Adventure of the Amethyst. Second: our bishop here in the Portsmouth diocese, Bishop Philip Egan, is excellent - he was Bishop Davies' Vicar General before his appointment. And finally, two of the refugees from the School of the Annunciation have come down here to the Bournemouth Oratory in Formation (established by Bishop Egan), and have begun running workshops - we're very blessed! (www.bournemouthoratory.org.uk)