Chesterton said, “The Christian ideal has not been tried and found wanting. It has been found difficult; and left untried.”

ARRIVAL OF FATHER SLOAN


Bishop Hopes with the Reverend Mr Vincent Malone, Deacon

The new Chaplain, Fr Richard Sloan, was welcomed into the Conventual Church at a Concelebrated Pontifical Mass on Sunday 17th January, and formally installed as Hospital Chaplain by the Right  Reverend Bishop Alan Hopes, Chaplain of the Order. The Chaplain Emeritus of the Hospital, Canon McDonald, was also present.

Fr Sloan greeting the people, watched by Canon McDonald.

We wish Father Sloan well in his ministry amongst Our Lords the Sick, in both the Hospital and Saint John's Hospice.

Our Lady of Philermo, pray for us,
Saint John the Baptist, pray for us,
Saint Elizabeth of Hungary, pray for us.