Laetare: Mothering Sunday…

Posted March 27, 2017 6:07 pm by Joanna Bogle

…and at the end of Mass, bunches of daffodils  tied with golden ribbon were blessed and distributed for us to give to our mothers…rather touching to see small Sunday School children eagerly running forward, and hulking tall altar severs awkwardly searching out mum in the congregation to give the flowers and a hug…FrC suggested that mothers who had died could be remembered lovingly in prayer and the flowers given to Mary  at the Lady Altar…And I took a bunch to give to my ma-in-law in Somerset, hoping the flowers would survive the journey via Bristol…Train from Paddington, and a warm

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