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AoS port chaplain Sr Marian Davey supports injured seafarer
AoS team singing carols at London Pimlico Tube Station
Carol singing held at London Pimlico Tube Station
Pupils from Sacred Heart School Camberwell singing carols at Oval Tube Station to raise funds for AoS
London Catholic students sing carols to raise funds for seafarers
Christmas shoeboxes from parishioners of St Patrick's Leiceister to AoS
St Patrick's Leiceister parishioners hand 156 boxes to AoS
John Robinson receives his Papal Medal Bene Merenti from AoS Southampton port chaplain Rev Roger Stone
John Robinson awarded Papal Medal Bene Merenti
AoS Tilbury port chaplain Wojciech Holub answers question from Westminster Cathedral School pupils on HQS Wellington
Westminster Cathedral School pupils learn about AoS' work with seafarers
AoS Legacy Officer Alastair Emblem with pupils of St Polycarp, Farnham Surrey
Surrey students submit letters, drawings and prayers for Sea Sunday
AoS Falmouth port chaplain John Pinhay supported a hospitalised seafarer
Falmouth port chaplain John Pinhay visits Crown Topaz crew member
AoS chaplains and ship visitors offer shelter and support to fishermen who are victims of trafficking
Targeted action needed to stop ports from being used for human trafficking
AoS Felixstowe port chaplain Sr Marian Davey supports seafarers on the ships she visits
AoS offers support for seafarers on container ships
Frank Bennett has retired as Apostleship of the Sea's Standard Bearer
AoS Standard Bearer Frank Barrett retires
AoS arranged for the crew of La Richardias to celebrate All Saints Day Mass on board
AoS arranges Mass for La Richardias crew
AoS Greenock port chaplain Deacon Joe with two of the crew of Kommandor Calum
Crew send heartfelt email of thanks to Deacon Joe O'Donnell
Bishop Mark O'Toole celebrated AoS Stella Maris Mass for seafarers in Plymouth
AoS a 'visible sign of Church's concern for seafarers'
Apostleship of the Sea gave a school talk at St Bernadette's Primary School Tullibody
S Bernadette’s Primary School pupils learn about seafarers charity
AoS gave a schools assembly talk at Our Lady's Catholic Primary School Barnstaple
Students find out how Apostleship of the Sea helps them
AoS' Bishop Joseph Kalathiparambil celebrates Mass for the crew of Britannia
Seafarers celebrate Mass on board cruise ship in Rome
Archbishop Peter Smith, patron to Your Catholic Legacy,of which Apostleship of the Sea is a founding member
Catholic consortium with a positive charity story
AoS visited seafarer Daniel in hospital and settled his anxieties about his employment
Seafarers' welfare a priority for our port chaplains
Apostleship celebrated its inaugural Stella Maris Mass for seafarers in Aberdeen at St Mary's Cathedral
AoS celebrates first Stella Maris Mass in Granite City
AoS Tilbury port chaplain Wojciech Holub with Roger a seafarer from the Philippines
Tilbury chaplain supports Filipino seafarer who was lonely
Bishop Tom Burns SM celebrates AoS Stella Maris Mass at St George's Cathedral Southwark
Five masses held to pray for seafarers and AoS' work
Pupils from Mount St Mary's College were given an assembly talk by Apostleship of the Sea
Students get to know about shipping and AoS support for seafarers
AoS Immingham port chaplain Fr Colum Kelly features in an article in The Observer newspaper
Fr Colum Kelly features in The Observer article on chaplains
Paul Atkinson is Apostleship of the Sea port chaplain in Tyne and Blyth
AoS port chaplains and ship visitors are there for seafarers
Seafarers charity Apostleship of the Sea is inviting people to make an in-memory donation and to leave a legacy so that its work with seafarers continues
In-memory donations and legacy gifts will help its ministry continue
Max Charlton from Cardinal Vaughan Memorial School was on a two week placement with AoS
Work placement student and London Nautical School hear about AoS work
Apostleship of the Sea has ship visitors across Great Britain to support seafarers.
Cardiff ship visitor provides care for abandoned men
Cardinal Vincent Nichols visited Tilbury port and went on board ships to see the work of AoS with seafarers
Cardinal meets seafarers and AoS port chaplain and ship visitors
Bishop Stephen Robson AoS Bishop Promoter for Scotland led the Holy Island Pilgrimage
Bishop Stephen Robson leads pilgrimage
Anne McLaren is Apostleship of the Sea's Hull port chaplain
Anne McLaren features in two publications
A Priest's Tale by Canon William Clements mentions a visit to an Apostleship of the Sea hostel
Book mentions visit to Apostleship of the Sea hostel
Apostleship of the Sea ship visitor Julian Wong takes Holy Communion on board to seafarers
Ship visitor brings Holy Communion to crew members
Bishop Alan Hopes Bishop of East Anglia visited a ship to see how Apostleship of the Sea supports seafarers
Bishop of East Anglia goes ship visiting
Apostleship of the Sea Falmouth port chaplain John Pinhay with Jepson
Ship's cook recovers from illness
Fr David Gamble Apostleship of the Sea cruise chaplain celebrates Mass on the Queen Mary 2
Fr David Gamble provides pastoral support to crew
Archbishop Peter Smith blessed the Sheerness seafarers centre, operated by Apostleship of the Sea
Archbishop Peter Smith blesses new facility
Apostleship of the Sea Falmouth port chaplain John Pinhay with the seafarer who he visited
Port chaplain arranges for sick seafarer to attend Mass
John Green Apostleship of the Sea development director with students of Downside School in Bath
Sixth Form pupils discover about AoS' work
Sr Marian Davey, Apostleship of the Sea's port chaplain for Felixstowe, visited a seafarer who was hospitalised after suffering a stroke
Felixstowe port chaplain and ship visitor provide comfort
Sr M Augustine Peters will run the Dorchester Lions Club fun run to raise funds for the Apostleship of the Sea
Sr Augustine Peters will raise funds for Apostleship of the Sea
Apostleship of the Sea Immingham port chaplain Fr Colum Kelly washes the feet of seafarers from Iron Frieze
AoS port chaplain Fr Colum Kelly celebrates Maundy Thursday mass for crew
Kathryn Hogan is running her first marathon for Apostleship of the Sea
Medical student runs first marathon to raise funds for seafarers
The Essex Leg pilgrims of Student Cross were welcomed by Apostleship of the Sea at Felixstowe docks.
Group hears about AoS’ ministry supporting seafarers
John Pinhay is Apostleship of the Sea's port chaplain in Falmouth and Fowey
Prayers on board for seafarers who lost crew mate
Apostleship of the Sea holds a Mass on board the Costa Fascinosa following the Tunis terror attack
AoS holds Mass on board ship following tragic incident
Apostleship of the Sea gave presentation to the pupils of Westminster Cathedral Primary School
Westminster school children hear about the fruits of their singing
Apostleship of the Sea's cruise chaplain Reverend Roger Stone blesses the rails of the Britannia
Rev Roger Stone meets cruise ship crew
Apostleship of the Sea's Tees & Hartlepool port chaplain Deacon Peter Barrigan with Archbishop of Manila Cardinal Luis Anotonio Tagle
Archbishop of Manila thanks AoS for supporting Filipino seafarers
Apostleship of the Sea received a grant from Seafarers UK to help its work supporting seafarers
£61,800 cash boost to help its work supporting seafarers
Fr John Seddon, Apostleship of the Sea cruise chaplain was a great friend of seafarers
Great friend of seafarers mourned
Doug Duncan, Apostleship of the Sea's port chaplain in Aberdeen has supported two injured fishermen
Aberdeen port chaplain provides practical and pastoral help
Steve Willows is Apostleship of the Sea's port chaplain in Immingham
Seafarers delighted with phone top up cards
Pupils from New Hall School in Chelmsford learnt about the work of Apostleship of the Sea supporting seafarers
Students gain insight into seafarers lives and how AoS supports them
The London & South East Ports Welfare Committee meets regularly to support and improve welfare services for domicile and visiting seafarers
New initiative to ensure good facilities for seafarers at ports
Fr. Dirk Demaeght is Apostleship of the Sea's Chaplain for Fisheries and the Belgian Coastal Ports
Trawler crew missing in English Channel
Apostleship of the Sea legacy officer Alastair Emblem performed a concert to raise funds for the seafarers charity
Apostleship of the Sea legacy officer raises funds for seafarers
Apostleship of the Sea has launched a new version of the global Port Chaplain Directory for seafarers
Revised version of international directory launched