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  • Marriage & Family
    Marriage & Family Life Pilgrimage Week at WalsinghamMarriage & Family Life Pilgrimage Week at Walsingham

      • Mass, Adoration, Rosary, Confession • Renewal of marriage vows • Time to be together as a family • Talks for couples and for young people • Time to relax with other families • Opportunities to explore the local area To ...

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    Bishops express concerns about gender ideology

    The Bishops of England and Wales have expressed their concern that gender ideology is creating confusion. In a statement issued following the April plenary, they said that the intense public debate about gender ‘raises profound questions about h...

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    Bishop welcomes UK government's apology to Windrush generation

    Bishop Paul McAleenan, Chair of the Office for Migration Policy, has welcomed the UK government's apology for challenging the residency status of undocumented members of the Windrush generation - people who came to the UK from the West Indies in t...

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  • Archbishop
    Cardinal offers prayers as Commonwealth Heads of Government meet

    On Monday 16th April, at the start of the week of Commonwealth Heads of Government meetings, Cardinal Vincent sent a message to Her Majesty The Queen on behalf of the Bishops of England and Wales, offering prayers and good wishes. In the letter, t...

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    Inside the Hospice: Touch

    If you had ever met my mother she would have hugged you, and in such a way that you would possibly have needed an appointment with an osteopath afterwards. Whenever my brother and I said goodbye to her, she would grab hold of us and prevent us fro...

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    Cardinal Vincent washes feet of Chelsea Pensioners during Mass of the Lord's Supper

    At the Mass of the Lord’s Supper, commemorating the institution of the Eucharist, on Maundy Thursday, 29 March 2018, in Westminster Cathedral, Cardinal Vincent washed the feet of 12 Chelsea Pensioners, recalling the Lord’s washing of his dis...

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    Cardinal Vincent Leads Prayers and Reflections on Good Friday

    On Friday 30 At 12 noon, Cardinal Nichols joined Christians of different denominations in the Walk of Witness which began at Methodist Central Hall. The procession, led by a man carrying a cross symbolising Christ’s journey to Calvary, made i...

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    Cardinal Nichols reflects on the renewing light of Christ at Easter Vigil

    At the Easter Vigil celebrated on 31   The story of God’s unending love in, ‘the goodness and beauty of creation, all that God ‘found to be very good’ … begins… just as our story with our first coming into being in our mother’s w...

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    Pope’s Prayer Intention: April

    Easter Sunday begins the month of April this year. The Pope has invited us to witness to the Resurrection in several ways, including his Intention for this month: ‘that economists may have the courage to reject any economy of exclusions and know...

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    Saint of the month: St Peter Chanel

    Oceania is a region made up of thousands of islands throughout the Central and South Pacific Ocean, including Australia and New Zealand. St Peter Chanel is the Protomartyr (first martyr) of Oceania. The story of his martyrdom converted the whol...

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