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  • Marriage & Family
    How to share our lockdown journey?How to share our lockdown journey?

    Written by Deacon Roger Carr-Jones Marriage & Family Life Co-ordinator   Going on retreat is always beneficial although it can be fraught with unexpected dangers and surprises, as we learn to travel in a new environment.  Without the benef...

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    Bishops stand in solidarity with sisters and brothers in the USA against evil of racism

    'We stand in solidarity with our sisters and brothers in the USA as they challenge the evil of racism and the brutal killing of George Floyd. As the US Bishops made clear: “we cannot turn a blind eye to these atrocities and yet still try to prof...

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    Pope’s prayer intention for June: the heart of Jesus

    This month, Pope  Francis takes us to a fundamental aspect of the Pope’s Worldwide Prayer Network, since its earliest days as the Apostleship of Prayer.  Since  its beginning, over 175 years ago, this ministry has been rooted in devotion to ...

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  • Archbishop
    Cardinal: Now is the time for phased reopening of our churches

    In his homily for Pentecost Sunday, Cardinal Vincent questions why churches are not being allowed to reopen.  Comparing the faithful to the disciples who waited in the Upper Room for the coming of the Holy Spirit, he says: 'We, too, are waiting ...

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    Pope's Message for Thy Kingdom Come 2020

    On Pentecost Sunday, 31   Dear Brothers and Sisters, With joy, I join Archbishop Justin Welby and all of you to share some thoughts from the heart.  This is Pentecost: we celebrate the day on which the Spirit of God came down with power...

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    Caritas Westminster provides emergency funds for Borehamwood Foodbank

    Borehamwood  Foodbank  is one of many social action projects in the Diocese of Westminster  to receive  financial support from Caritas Westminster during the COVID-19 pandemic.   Located  at St Teresa’s Church,   Borehamwood ,  the food ...

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    Apostolic Blessing given for Day for Life 2020

    Ahead of this year's Day for Life, Pope Francis has given his Apostolic Blessing to it. This year's theme is 'Choose Life', which will focus on the dignity and worth of the unborn child and expectant mothers. The Holy Father sent the following me...

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  • Marriage & Family
    Couple time in Lockdown

    During this period of lockdown MFL Westminster have invited different groups to share their insights to help support and nourish marriage and family life. https://smartloving.org/uk/ Across the world, couples are rediscovering the joy – and th...

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    Life in lockdown at Bakhita House

    During the COVID-19 pandemic, Bakhita House has remained open and fully staffed around the clock , although the house has been unable to accept new referrals . One Bakhita House guest has shared her account of what daily life has been like ...

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    Cardinal's message on the 5th anniversary of Laudato Si'

    As we celebrate the fifth anniversary of Pope Francis' landmark encyclical, Scroll further down for the BSL version

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