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  • Vocations
    Eight Men Accepted as Candidates for Permanent DiaconateEight Men Accepted as Candidates for Permanent Diaconate

    On the Fourth Sunday of Advent, 18 December 2016, eight men were accepted as candidates for formation for the permanent diaconate during the Ceremony of Candidacy, which took place at St Bartholomew's Church, St Albans. The ceremony took place du...

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  • Marriage & Family
    Happy Christmas

    Once more we welcome Jesus into our world and into our families and on Friday 30th December we celebrate the Feast of the Holy Family. In the Mass of the Feast we pray that we may learn to imitate Jesus, Mary and Joseph in practising the virtues o...

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  • Vocations
    Cardinal Cormac Reflects on 60 Years of Priesthood

    On 28 October 2016, Cardinal Cormac Murphy-O’Connor celebrated the diamond jubilee of his priestly ordination. On the occasion of this milestone, the Cardinal took time to talk about his family, his vocation and some of the highlights of his min...

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  • Education
    Academies: Helping Shape Catholic Education for the Future

    Catholic education is rightly celebrated for all the successes it achieves every day. Education is at the heart of the Church’s mission and it is the place where Christ and his Church are encountered.  From this we derive the qualities and cha...

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  • Education
    Bishop Douglass Students Host Seniors at Christmas

    On 8 December at 5pm Year 10 Bishop Douglass students welcomed over 130 Senior Citizens form the local East Finchley community into the school hall for a traditional Christmas dinner and an evening of entertainment. It has been a long-standing tra...

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  • Main News
    160 Years of Catholic Presence in Commercial Road

    On Sunday 

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  • Archbishop
    Cardinal Vincent Sends Condolences to Coptic Community

    Following the attack on the terrorist attack on St Peter's Church in the complex of St Mark's Cathedral in Cairo, during services on Sunday 11 December, which killed at least 25 people, Cardinal Vincent wrote to Bishop Angaelos, General Bishop of ...

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  • Archbishop
    Cardinal Offers Prayers for Victims of Nigerian Church Collapse

    Following the collapse of the roof of the Reigners Bible Church that resulted in deaths of over 100 people who were gathered in the church in the city of Uyo, Nigeria, on Saturday 10 December, for the ordination of the bishop, Cardinal Vincent has...

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  • Archbishop
    Cardinal Sends Message of Sympathy Following Istanbul Attacks

    Following twin bomb attacks near Besiktas football stadium in Istanbul on Saturday, 10 December, which killed 44 people, the Cardinal has sent message of sympathy to Archbishop Levon Boghos Zekiyan, Armenian Catholic Archbishop of Instanbul, and T...

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  • Main News
    Our Lady of Walsingham Installed in Chapel of St George in Cathedral

    On Thursday 8 December, after the Mass of the Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception, Bishop John Sherrington blessed the refurbished statue of Our Lady of Walsingham in the Chapel of St George and the English Martyrs. The statue was processed fro...

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