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    Three Summer Camps at Newman Catholic CollegeThree Summer Camps at Newman Catholic College

    By Danny Coyle, Headteacher During July and August 2018 three summer camps ran for a month each at Newman Catholic College. Each of these inspiring initiatives are a guide as to how partnership and collaboration can offer engaging and education...

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    Caritas Bakhita House gives trafficked women ‘best possible chance’, according to report.

    A report into the first three years of Caritas Bakhita House has said that it is a ‘highly distinctive, unique and high-quality service.’ The report was produced by the Centre for the Study of Modern Slavery, an independent research centre ba...

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  • Marriage & Family
    Marriage & Family Ministry Warmly Invite You To A Day On Marriage Preparation

    For everyone involved in Marriage and Family Ministry in your parish. Please pass this on to those who help with marriage preparation, accompaniment and enrichment, including those who would like to find out more about getting involved in this way...

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  • Archbishop
    A clear vision for marriage

    Marriage preparation is a journey, and should be approached as ‘an expression of welcome and solidarity’, said Cardinal Vincent in his keynote address at the World Meeting of Families in Dublin on 23 Unfolding the vision of the Church for m...

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    Cardinal receives Prague award for work against human trafficking

    I was very pleased to receive the Hanno R Ellenbogen Citizenship Award on behalf of the Santa Marta Group (SMG) in Prague on 30 On the same evening awards were made posthumously to Ján Kuciak and Martina Kušrínová, two journalists who strov...

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    Pope's Prayer Intention for young people of Africa

    In September, we join the Holy Father in prayer for his Universal Intention, that ‘young people in Africa may have access to education and work in their own countries’. His personal Prayer Network shares this Intention with the people of God, ...

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    'The joy of love experienced by families is also the joy of the Church'

    by Bishop Nicholas Hudson ‘The joy of love experienced by families is also the joy of the Church.’ So begins   One particularly powerful antidote came in the exposition by Cardinal Maradiaga on the ‘Revolution of Tenderness’ to w...

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    Remembering Cardinal Cormac on the first anniversary of his death

    On 1 Cardinal Vincent Nichols was the principal celebrant. Concelebrants included the Apostolic Nuncio Archbishop Edward Joseph Adams, Archbishop of Birmingham Bernard Longley, Auxiliary Bishop of Westminster Nicholas Hudson and Bishop Emeritus...

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    Catholic schools: Always open

    by JP Morrison, Director, Diocesan Education Service This year the theme of Education Sunday is ‘Ephphatha: Be Opened’ which is taken from Mark’s Gospel reading on Education Sunday. It refers to the way Jesus healed a man who was both dea...

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    Something worth celebrating

    by Bishop John Wilson Chair of the Diocesan Education Commission Education Sunday falls on 9th September this year and provides an opportunity to celebrate the achievements of Catholic schools and colleges across our diocese. Since becoming C...

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