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Bishop Kevin Dowling - UK Visit June 2014

Bishop Kevin Dowling of Rustenburg, South Africa, Denis Hurley's first cousin once removed and
a Patron of the Denis Hurley Centre in Durban, is coming to Britain from 23-27 June 2014 to publicise 
Archbishop Hurley's legacy and to raise funds for the completion of the Denis Hurley Centre. 
He will be speaking in Edinburgh, Birmingham and London, as follows:
In Edinburgh and Birmingham he will be speaking on
 "The Joy of the Gospel Then and Now: from Archbishop Denis Hurley to Pope Francis".
  • Tuesday 24 June at 7.30 pm
  • Lauriston Jesuit Centre, Edinburgh, EH3 9D
  • Wednesday 25 June at 7.00 pm (preceded by Mass at 6.00 pm)                                                  
  • The Grimshaw Room, St. Chad's Cathedral, Birmingham, B4 6EU 


  • On Thursday 26 June at 10.30am, he will conduct a study day for religious at the Oblates' DeMazenod Centre at Tower Bridge, London E1 on the theme of "Religious Life in the light of Pope Francis: being prophetic and realistic in the world of today".  Further details from Fr. Oliver Barry OMI, email: demazenodhouse@oblates.co.uk.


  • At 7.30 pm on
    he will deliver the 2014 Tablet Lecture in Westminster Cathedral Hall, "From South to North: lessons for the Church from the developing world".  Admission is by advance ticket only, price £15.00 (£12.00 concessions) to include a drinks reception to follow the lecture.  For tickets, please call 020 8748 8484 or email
We hope you will be able to attend one of these meetings.  Kevin Dowling is an inspiring pastor and speaker
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