Fr James, parish priest of Our Lady of Walsingham, was originally suspicious about Alpha because it didn’t originate in the Catholic Church. Another priest gave him the book Divine Renovation by Fr Mallon and it became apparent that Alpha was instrumental in the evangelisation plan at Fr Mallon’s parish. Fr James decided to gather a group of people from his parish and to try Alpha together. Watch his story to find out the impact it had on his priesthood and parish.
Our Lady of Walsingham parish is now 1 year into the process of applying the principles of Divine Renovation and building a culture of mission and disciple-making using Alpha.