" Mary was not only the Mother, but the worthy Mother of our Saviour. "
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Br Thomas Lavery CSsR RIP...

Born Henry Lavery 31st July 1934

Professed a Redemptorist Brothers 26th April 1964

Died 19th December 2019

Requiem Mass in St Mary's Redemptorist Church Clapham London SW4 7AP

23rd December 2019

 

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Br Thomas' remains came back to spend one more night "at home" in the monastery...

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The CSsR confreres carried him into the Church...

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He was carried into the side altar of St Gerard Majella, Patron of the Brothers...

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The next morning the family members brought him into the main central aisle...

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Bishop Patrick Lynch sscc prayed the final prayers of commendation...

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After the cemetery the blood family (Lavery) the religous family (CSsR) the Little Sisters of the Poor and many other friends and parishioners gathered in the monastery for some light refreshments...

Vivat in aeternum Br Thomas!