I will remember this National Eucharistic Congress for years to come - Joanna Bogle writes in her blog from Liverpool, on Friday, September 7.
We - myself and fellow pilgrim Sara de Nordwall - were sent on our way to the Eucharistic Congress with a blessing from the parish priest at the Church of the Most Precious Blood at London Bridge.
Today happened to be my birthday, and so I had invited friends to a pilgrim birthday tea, and this concluded with prosecco, the pilgrim blessing, and then the short walk to the Tube, and on to Euston.
Joanna goes on to write: This was Britain's most powerful Catholic gathering since Pope Benedict XVI's visit in 2010 -
See also: BBC Liverpool Catholic procession draws 10,000 people - www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-merseyside-45465233
and Sean Bean TV series Broken featured during Eucharistic Congress - https://cruxnow.com/church-in-uk-and-ireland/2018/09/08/sean-bean-tv-series-broken-featured-during-eucharistic-congress-in-liverpool/
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