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  • Main News
    Archbishop Vincent Nichols and Archbishop Bernard LongleyOlympic Stamp of Approval

    The Archbishops of Westminster, the Most Reverend Vincent Nichols, and Birmingham, the Most Reverend Bernard Longley, have given their stamp of approval to the special Olympic and Paralympic definitive postage stamps issued by Royal Mail to mark the London 2012 Olympic Games.

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    Archbishop of Westminster gives address on Faith in Sport

    Archbishop Vincent Nichols was present at a Royal Gala Dinner hosted by the Constantinian Order on evening of Saturday 28 July 2012 to mark the beginning of the 2012 Olympic Games. Here the Archbishop witnessed nine statesmen from across the world become members of the Sacred Military Constantinian Order of St George and the Royal Order of Francis I. The Grand Master of the Order, HRH Prince Carlo of Bourbon Two Sicilies, Duke of Castro presided.

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  • Main News
    Nations unite for Olympic Mass

    Worshippers from around the world came together to give thanks for the Olympic Games at a Mass held in Westminster Cathedral on Saturday 28 July 2012.

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  • Liturgy
    Catholic Funerals

    Gathered together on this page are a range of resources prepared to assist parishes and individuals to celebrate Funerals according to the mind of the Church.

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  • Main News
    Olympic and Paralympic Masses

    As part of the Catholic Church's engagement alongside the 2012 Games, there will be a Mass on Saturday 28 July to celebrate the start of the 30th Olympic Games at Westminster Cathedral at 2:30pm.

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  • Main News
    Olympic and Paralympic Masses

    As part of the Catholic Church's engagement alongside the 2012 Games, there will be a Mass on Saturday 28 July to celebrate the start of the 30th Olympic Games at Westminster Cathedral at 2:30pm.

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  • Justice & Peace
    Going Loopy for Peace

    We congratulate Ann Milner on completing the first half of the London Outer Orbital Path (LOOP) and thank the small band of faithful companions who have joined her along the way.

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  • Justice & Peace
    Armed Forces and the Games

    The Guardian has published a letter from a coalition of social justice, peace, faith and community groups

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  • Justice & Peace
    Peace Icon Tour

    The Pax Christi Icon has been travelling in relay between five Westminster parishes in the last month as part of the 100 Days of Peace initiative.

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  • Justice & Peace
    Peace Garden Opened

    A beautiful Peace Garden was opened at Our Lady Queen of Apostles on 6th July 2012 following a Mass to mark the start of a week of prayer for peace. Parishioners attended from all three Catholic parishes in Welwyn Garden City as well as guests from other churches and peace organisations.

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