Community of Jesus
The Community of Jesus has a particular call to work for the unity and reconciliation of the Church that She might be a more effective witness to Jesus Christ (John 17:20-23) and fulfil the Great Commission (Matthew 28:18-20).
Abp Sean and Gill will be in Bari from Thursday 18th to Friday 26th January participating in the Week of Prayer for Christian Unity.
Thursday 18th evening: addressing the seminarians at Molfetta Seminary
Friday 19th evening: personal meeting with the Archbishop of Bari, Mon. Giuseppe Satriano.
Saturday 20th: participating in a retreat day for members of the Community of Jesus,
culminating in a Eucharistic Celebration in the Cathedral of Gravina during which there will be renewal of covenant promises and a farewell to Bishop Giovanni Ricchiuti as he retires. Abp Sean will present him with a gift from the Anglican expression.
Sunday 21st: Community Day
Evening: Attending the Episcopal Consecration of Mon. Giuseppe Russo , the new Bishop of Altumura-Gravina-Aquaviva delli Fonti
They hope to be able to meet with the Sisters of Charity working in Bari, and also renew friendship with parish priests Don Giovanni and Don Ambrogio.