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    Air Raid Centenary Commemoration in PoplarAir Raid Centenary Commemoration in Poplar

    On 13th June 1917 at 11:40 am, Upper North Street School was hit by a bomb in the first daylight air-raid by a Gotha bomber and 18 children, aged between 5 and 12 years old were killed. The terrible tragedy had long lasting effects on the British ...

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    Becoming an Apostle of Prayer

    The Pope’s Worldwide Prayer Network has grown in many innovative ways over the past two years. The ministry itself continues the work of the Apostleship of Prayer, founded in 1844; but there’s now a new name, a new energy and new methods of pr...

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    Bl John Sullivan: the Farm Street Connection

    By Fr Dominic Robinson SJ It was a wonderful joy and privilege to be at St Francis Xavier, Gardiner St, the Jesuit  church in the centre of Dublin on Saturday 13 Bl John Sullivan, however, already has a much wider reach than Dublin or Ireland o...

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    Celebrating Day for Life 2017

    In preparation for Day for Life celebrated in England and Wales on 18 'Pope Francis invokes the protection of Our Lady, and entrusts to her, the Mother of the Living, the cause of life.  He begs her intercession that those who believe in her S...

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    Coptic Vespers: 'Unity of Spirit'

    As part of the first pastoral visit of Coptic Orthodox Pope Tawadros II, 118 In his welcome address, Bishop Angaelos, General Bishop of the Coptic Orthodox Church in the United Kingdom, thankedPope Tawadros for his resilience and witness to ‘...

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    Calling all Catholic Teachers

    The Diocese of Westminster is hosting an evening for Catholic teachers and leaders currently working in schools outside of Catholic education on 22 Director of Education, JP Morrison explains: ‘We wish to reach out the very best in education an...

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    Chaplain's Corner

    This year we are celebrating the centenary of the apparitions of Our Lady at Fatima, Portugal. Cardinal Vincent recently welcomed the National Pilgrim Statue of Our Lady of Fatima to London and led a diocesan pilgrimage to the shrine at Fatima. I...

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    Seeking Guidance from Scripture

    This month, British voters will make another trip to the polling station to cast their ballots in a General Election. Deciding who deserves your vote is never an easy matter and many people are finding it more difficult than ever to decide which p...

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    Bishops' Letter on the General Election

    As we approach the General Election on 8 As Catholics and citizens of the UK, our lives are shaped by the vision inspired by our faith. Pope Francis says: ‘An authentic faith . . . always involves a deep desire to change the world, to transmi...

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    Hackney Community Lunch

    Thirty-five older residents from across the local community in Haringey recently visited Our Lady’ Convent High School, Hackney to enjoy the school’s annual Spring Community Lunch, kindly put on by the school’s catering staff and RE team and...

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