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Holy river

Margaret Duggan

by Margaret Duggan

Posted: 04 Oct 2013 @ 12:07

IT RAINED on and off, and people on the riverbank were almost as wet as those being baptised by the Bishop of Knaresborough, the Rt Revd James Bell, in the Holy River of St Paulinus, otherwise the River Swale, in Ripon & Leeds diocese.

It was the culmination of a weekend of heritage events in the four churches where the Revd Yvonne Callaghan is assistant curate: Easby with Skeeby, Brompton on Swale and Bolton on Swale. They together joined forces with St Anne's, ...

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