BEd(Hons), HDipPastLit(Hons), MTh(Hons)
Hello and welcome to my site!
A former primary school teacher,
I am now a full time consultant in
Liturgy, RE and Pastoral Music
I work in schools, Parishes,
and at local, diocesan and national events.
I currently write on Liturgy for Intercom Magazine,
published by the Irish Bishop's Conference.
Formation and Consultancy for Parishes and Schools
Liturgy Music Religious Education
'Liturgy is the summit toward which
the activity of the Church is directed;
at the same time it is the fount
from which all the Church's power flows.' (Sacrosanctum Concillium 10)
PRAYER AND LITURGY in SCHOOL
Staff training. INSET / Staff meeting sessions.
Workshops for pupil groups and classes...
* the new PLD Directory
* preparing liturgies and
Celebrations of the Word
* writing prayers
* different ways of praying
* Advent and Christmas
*Personal Formation for staff
MINISTRY OF LECTOR
History, background, skills
and the the role of the Lector.
An in-depth course
which will help those involved
understand how they are
the Mouthpiece of God!
The development of the Eucharist
from the earliest days of the Church.
he real meaning of Active Participation.
A close look at the Mass, its structure and meaning.
LAY MINISTRY FORMATION.
Formation and training sessions
for parishioners and those involved
in lay ministry.
A look at the history and role of the various ministries, addressing issues and developing practical skills.
Individual sessions for:
MUSIC AND LITURGY
For choirs and music groups.
The role and function of singers and musicians.
The origins and history of the ministry.
Develop repertoire and technique.
'People in love make signs of love,
not only to express their love
but also to deepen it.
Love never expressed dies.
Christians' love for Christ
and for one another must be expressed in the signs and symbols
of celebration or they will die.'
(Music in Catholic Worship, 4)