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  • Main News
    Inside the Hospice: Talking about Death Inside the Hospice: Talking about Death

    Fr Peter-Michael Scott Lately in the hospice we have been considering how society talks about dying and it has made me think about my parents. They were a wonderful pair, very unique, always interesting. My father was a genuine man who wore his...

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    Pope's Prayer Intention: Animated by a Missionary Spirit

    by Fr David Stewart SJ Pope Francis’s single intention for September has already been announced and he will add further requests for our prayers in the course of the month. Many are the concerns in the Pope’s heart, for the serious challeng...

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  • Vocations
    Called to Serve in Lourdes

    There has been a long tradition in our diocese of seminarians going on the annual pilgrimage to Lourdes. The 2017 pilgrimage proved to be an extra special one. This was due to many things but above all else it was the wonderful atmosphere that fil...

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    St Magnus, Pray for Us

    ‘The biggest gathering of bishops and archbishops in Orkney’s history’ That was how BBC Scotland described the celebration to mark the 900   The whole Bishops’ Conference of Scotland was present.  They rejoiced in the presence also...

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  • Archbishop
    Birthday Wishes for Nuncio

    On 24th August, Cardinal Vincent sent a message to Archbishop Edward Adams, Nuncio to Great Britain, with birthday greetings. In his message, Cardinal Vincent writes: 'Your Excellency, 'I learn that today is your birthday! So it gives me great p...

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    Prayers and birthday wishes for Cardinal Cormac

    Ahead of Cardinal Cormac’s 85 Cardinal Vincent added: ‘We assure you of our prayers and love at this time. May God fill you with the joy of knowing that you are held in his loving care, even as you were at the moment of your birth those 85 ...

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    Cardinal Vincent Asks for Prayers for Cardinal Cormac

    Cardinal Vincent wrote to the Bishops of England and Wales and to all priests in our diocese to ask for prayers for Cardinal Cormac, whose health 'has taken a defining turn' and who is now in hospital. Honouring Cardinal Cormac's wish to let the ...

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  • Education
    Cardinal Pole Celebrates A Level Success

    Cardinal Pole Catholic School community, building on their outstanding  Sixth Form OFSTED grading earlier  this year,  celebrated another set of outstanding A Level and vocational results on Thursday.  Students were delighted with their achiev...

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    Cardinal Vincent prays for victims of Spain terrorist attacks

    Cardinal Vincent Nichols has condemned the terrorist attacks in Barcelona and Cambrils, and has offered prayers for the victims: ‘I am profoundly shocked and dismayed at the terrorist attacks targeting innocent people in the Ramblas area of Bar...

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    Harvest the fruits of the Word

    Tourists fill the hot, city streets in August, enjoying the fruits of their year’s work: harvesting the money they have saved, to spend on a trip of a lifetime, or just a few days away to enjoy the sites.  Families with young, excited children ...

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