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    Papal Blessing for Welwyn 
Garden City ParishionerPapal Blessing for Welwyn Garden City Parishioner

    Welwyn Garden City parishioner Mary O’Neil, who volunteered for the aid agency CAFOD for 40 years, has been presented with a Papal Blessing at a Mass at Holy Family, attended by family, friends and CAFOD representatives,in recognition of her unt...

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    Benemerenti for Hatfield Parishioner

    On Sunday 23rd April, Bishop Paul McAleenan presented Mrs Linda Graham, a parishioner at St Peter’s Catholic Church in Hatfield, with the Benemerenti medal and a parchment from Pope Francis for her contributions to the Catholic Church and Cathol...

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    Extending a Helping Hand

    Parishioners at Our Lady of Lourdes, Harpenden have been supporting the work of Moyo Babies Home in Uganda through donations for refurbishment and redecoration work. The parish’s Developing World Group (DWG) has been encouraging parishioners to ...

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    Cardinal Vincent Nichols Consecrates the Church of the Holy Family

    Cardinal Vincent consecrated the Church of the Holy Family in West Acton, London on Saturday, 1st April 2017, on the 50th anniversary of the laying of the foundation stone by Bishop Patrick Casey. The building of the church was supervised by Fr Ge...

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    Exploring the Riches of the Mass

    The parish of Holy Rood, Watford ran a five-session course on Biblical Walk through the Mass as their Lenten course. Fr Shaun Richards writes: ‘We were well oversubscribed (as attested by the photo taken at the last session) and feedback on the ...

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  • Education
    Prestigious Music Award for St Charles

    St Charles RC Primary, in Kensington and Chelsea, has been recognised for its wide-ranging commitment to providing music opportunities for its pupils. The Mayor’s Award for Excellence in Music was presented to teaching staff by former ballerina...

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    St Paul’s Catholic College, Sunbury raise money for StreetInvest

    St Paul’s Catholic College took to the streets of Sunbury and Kempton Park Racecourse on Friday 24th March to raise money for StreetInvest which is a charity that seeks to improve the lives of children living and working on the streets in this c...

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  • Archbishop
    Mary asks us to pray for peace, Cardinal tells pilgrims in Fatima

    Cardinal Vincent  led a group from the diocese on pilgrimage to Fatima from 24 Celebrating Mass with the pilgrims in the Chapel of Apparitions on the site where Our Lady appeared to the children a century ago, the Cardinal said Mary’s message ...

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    'Prayers and sincere good wishes' for Pope Emeritus Benedict

    Ahead of Pope Emeritus Benedict's 90 In the message, Cardinal Vincent writes: 'Most Holy Father, Dear Pope Benedict,  'On the occasion of your 90 'After Easter, the Bishops will come together for the Plenary Meeting of our Conference, in Pal...

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    Easter Celebration at Westminster Cathedral

    At the Easter Vigil of the Holy Night celebrated in Westminster Cathedral, Cardinal Vincent reflected on the meaning of the Paschal fire from which the Paschal candle is lit and light then radiates to every individual present. The fire is a sym...

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