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  • Justice & Peace
    Fr Norbert Fernandes blesses the Peace GardenPeace Garden Opened

    A beautiful Peace Garden was opened at Our Lady Queen of Apostles on 6th July 2012 following a Mass to mark the start of a week of prayer for peace. Parishioners attended from all three Catholic parishes in Welwyn Garden City as well as guests from other churches and peace organisations.

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  • Main News
    Visit to St Thomas More School

    On Tuesday 10 July the Archbishop of Westminster visited St Thomas More School in North London to celebrate Mass on their annual St Thomas More Day.

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  • Justice & Peace
    100 Days of Peace Underway

    The 100 Days of Peace iniative began on 8 June 2012 and will continue until 28th October 2012. This marks the time 50 days before the Opening Ceremony of the Olympic Games on 27 July 2012, the Games themselves, and 50 more days from the Closing Ceremony of the Paralympic Games on 9th September 2012.

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  • Archbishop
    Address on Human Dignity

    In an address to the Thomas More Society at Old Hall, Lincoln’s Inn on 25 June 2012, Archbishop Vincent Nichols spoke of tensions and perspectives surrounding the definition of Human Dignity and presented the Church’s understanding of human dignity as being a universal, unconditional, intrinsic aspect of our humanity.

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  • Liturgy
    20-22 July Conference

    A Weekend Conference at Worth Abbey hosted by the National Network of Pastoral Musicians

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  • Main News
    Bishop John Sherrington on 25 years of Priesthood

    Bishop John Sherrington, Auxiliary Bishop of Westminster, celebrated his Silver Jubilee on Wednesday 13 June 2012.

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  • Education
    Diocesan Religious Education Policy

    The Diocesan Policy on Religious Education has been revised and updated to take into account recent developments, including the revised edition of the Bishops' Religious Education Curriculum Directory (2012), the revised edition of the Diocesan 'R...

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  • Education
    Go ahead for new Richmond schools

    A new Catholic Primary and Secondary School will be developed for residents of the London Borough of Richmond-upon-Thames following approval by Richmond Council at a Cabinet meeting on Thursdsay 24 May 2012.

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  • Marriage & Family
    Edmund Adamus on Vatican Radio

    Edmund Adamus, Director for Marriage and Family Life at the Diocese of Westminster, has been interviewed by Vatican Radio regarding the practical challenges of raising a family and about the threats facing the institution of the family in today's ...

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  • Justice & Peace
    27th Multi-faith Pilgrimage

    Saturday 26th May 2012 saw the 27thAnnual London Multi-Faith Pilgrimage for Peace in the East End of London. It was the second occasion on which I had been able to join this inspiring walk. I was only one of over 100 pilgrims from a wide range of beliefs, who were able to bear witness to their faiths.

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