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    Cardinal expresses delight that Prince Charles will attend Newman canonisation

    Cardinal Vincent has welcomed the news that His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales will be present at the canonisation ceremony of Cardinal John Henry Newman on the 13 Following the announcement from Clarence House, Cardinal Vincent said: ‘We ...

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    Bishop Paul McAleenan blesses new chapel at Divine Saviour Primary School, Abbots Langley

    On Wednesday 11   We are very grateful to Sister Maria Yaneth Moreno, Superior General of the Salvatorian Sisters who presented us with a relic of Blessed Mary of the Apostles which, along with a relic of St Teresa of Calcutta has a special...

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  • Vocations
    Lessons from parish life: What my placement year taught me about priesthood

    Last year I joined Fr Cristiano Braz at Our Lady and St Joseph’s Parish in Hanwell for an extended pastoral placement. The parish is located on the Uxbridge Road between Ealing Broadway and Southall. The original church was built in 1853 by Iris...

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    Mater Ecclesiae College: Ecclesiastical Faculties at St Mary’s University

    The Theological and Philosophical faculties, to be known as Prior to this move, the Institute was based at Heythrop College which, on 31 In July of this year, the Holy See, by a Decree of the Congregation for Catholic Education, transferred ...

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  • Marriage & Family
    Finding joy at the heart of marriage

    If we were seeking a word that would best suit what would we desire and hope from marriage and family life, then perhaps that three letter word ‘Joy’ might just fit the bill. It is neither too long to write, or difficult to pronounce, and feel...

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    'Give me Bow, Give me Bow'

    On 20th July 2019 Bishop Nicholas celebrated a Mass of thanksgiving at Our Lady Refuge of Sinners and St Catherine of Siena at Bow to mark 150 years exactly since Archbishop Manning laid the foundation stone. Special recognition was paid to Fr McQ...

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    World Day of Migrants and Refugees 2019

    The World Day of Migrants and Refugees will be celebrated on the last Sunday of September, 29th September 2019. The theme for this year is ‘It’s not just about migrants’. Pope Francis has chosen this theme to stimulate our prayer and action ...

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    Cardinal Vincent congratulates Cardinal-designate Michael Fitzgerald

    Following the announcement by Pope Francis of Archbishop Michael Fitzgerald MAfr. as one of ten new Cardinals to be nominated at the consistory of 5th October, Cardinal Vincent has written to the Cardinal-designate to congratulate him 'most warmly...

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    Cardinal Vincent congratulates Cardinal-elect Michael Czerny SJ

    Following the announcement by Pope Francis of  Fr Michael Czerny SJ among the ten new cardinals to be nominated at the consistory on 5 In the letter, Cardinal Vincent writes: 'Congratulations on your nomination to the College of Cardinals!  '...

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    Sharing in the Church's universal mission

    World Mission Sunday is the one day in the year when the entire Church comes together to pray for and offer practical support for mission. This year it takes place on 20   The Extraordinar y Month of Mission (EMM2019) marks the 100th anniversa....

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