Catholic elderly are the ‘Intensive Prayer Units’ of the Church

Bishop David Oakley, Bishop of Northampton. Credit: CBCEW

In a clip from CBCEW ‘Catholic News’ podcast on grandparents and the elderly, Bishop David Oakley thanks the older generation for their long fidelity to the Catholic Church and how they play a key role with their prayerful intercession.

He describes them as the ‘Intensive Prayer Units’ of the Church!

Bishop Oakley chairs the Bishops’ Conference Committee for Marriage and Family Life.


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Source: CBCEW