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On a Wave and a Prayer

19th November 2012

We are pleased to report that AoS and cruise chaplaincy  has had some coverage in the national press with a fantastic article in the Telegraph on Saturday November 17th. Sue Bryant interviewd Fr John Seddon about his time as a cruise chaplain. He is an excerpt of the resulting article...

Beyond the bright lights and ker-ching of the casino and the thumping of music around the pool deck, there’s a more contemplative, spiritual side to life on a cruise ship. As with any community, its passengers and crew experience celebrations, bereavements, marital disputes, joy and fear, so it makes sense that a chaplain is present to minister to the ship’s seagoing flock...

You can read the full article on The Telegraph online by following this link.

Fr John Seddon, courtesy of Lee Garland