Faith Confirmed


A series of talks, classes, sermons and groups for Harvest, Advent and Christmas 2017-18


Come! Follow Christ in the footsteps of St Chad

You are invited to join us on a pilgrimage of spiritual discovery. Faith Confirmed is open to all and can be accessed by all to meet the needs of people of all ages living in a busy and demanding world. Therefore, the parishes of St Chad and St Alkmund will offer everyone the opportunity to engage by: online resources, evening meetings, morning gatherings, classes, and printed material.

Come! Confirm your faith

Fr Mark Chadwick

Follow all parts of the course on our Blog


Special Sermons at Evensong – 6pm Sundays

1 October                   Fr Mark Chadwick             Reflecting on our Faith

22 October                Fr Leonard Parry-Jones    Prayer

5 November              Fr Alan Fell                          Sacraments

19 November            Fr David Crowhurst           Music in Worship

Each service will be followed by a time for a reflection with the preacher and Fr Mark.  Sermons will be added to our blog as they are available


Morning Gatherings

after 10.30am Eucharist at St Alkmund’s, Thursdays

12 October

9 November

23 November

30 November

7 December


Spiritual Direction

Every Friday after the Eucharist, 9am – 10am

An opportunity to talk confidentially about your faith and prayer life.


Evening Sessions

3 Fishes, Fish Street (opposite St Alkmund’s) 8.30pm Thursdays

5 October

19 October

2 November – after the All Souls service

16 November

7 December


After school classes – time tbc to suit those attending

Tuesday 3 October

Tuesday 17 October

Tuesday 7 November

Tuesday 21 November

Wednesday 6 December


Confirmation candidates are required to attend the following

Requiem Mass                                       12 November 6pm

Eucharist for Christ the King              26 November 10am

Advent Carol Service                           3 December 7pm

Liturgical Workshop                             Tuesday 12 December 6pm-8pm

Christingle workshop                          Saturday 16 December

Confirmation Service                   Sunday 17 December 10am
(Bishop Mark of Shrewsbury)


Sermons will be recorded and/or transcribed and available on our website.

Articles will be added to our blog


Printed Resources

Faith Confirmed, Preparing for Confirmation. Peter Jackson and Chris Wright. SPCK 2013.


Fr Mark will be available after the 10am Sunday services at St Chad’s and St Alkmund’s for private conversations or by email