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    6 in 6000: Cardinal Pole students win national debate competition6 in 6000: Cardinal Pole students win national debate competition

    The Cardinal Pole Catholic School debate team have won the 2018 Debate Mate competition, edging out over 240 schools nationwide to the title. Alec Lau, Taiwo Olaojo, Edward Ntalindwa Badege, Philip Webb, Katie Lowbridge, and Boran Sis competed wi...

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    St Thomas More: The Power to Be

    ‘Every child has the power in them to achieve great things, no matter what background they come from’, was the core message carried by the CAFOD Young Leadership programme held at St Thomas More School in Wood Green. Five Sixth Form students ...

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    Iconic artwork discovered at Cardinal Hume Centre

    An iconic photographic print of David Bowie anonymously donated to the Cardinal Hume Centre’s charity shop in Westminster has fetched £1,000 at auction, making it one of the highest value single items ever sold in the shop’s 31-year history. ...

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    Winter Shelter Thanksgiving Service

    by Paola Greco The annual Thanksgiving Service, following the end of another season at the Winter Shelter Project Hounslow, was held at Our Lady of Grace Parish Centre, Chiswick on Tuesday 22nd May. The service was attended by a great number o...

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    A Shrine of the Blessed Sacrament for London

    by Fr Alan Robinson Corpus Christi, the hidden gem in the very heart of Covent Garden, has stood here for over 140 years. To those who have visited: a dark, dusty building, much in need of some love and care, the blackened painted walls more re...

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    London’s Most Hallowed Space

    by Fr Nicholas Schofield I recently attended a memorial service at the London church of St Giles-in-the-Fields, just off Charing Cross Road and Shaftesbury Avenue. It was, I thought, an appropriate location for such an event, for the deceased g...

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    The most beautiful thing God has created

    by Fr Ivano Millico ‘Marriage is the most beautiful thing God has created.’ Pope Francis pronounced these words on 1st October 2016 while on an official visit to Georgia. Virtually the whole Catholic population, less than one per cent, had ga...

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    Inside the Hospice: Oil and Water

    by Fr Peter-Michael Scott After 27 years of priesthood, I have come to realise that nowhere is perfect, not even the hospice. Often enough stresses and strains occur between staff, and as chaplain I sometimes find myself being privileged to hear ...

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    Youth Synod: Meet the Cardinal

    by St Mary’s University Chaplaincy The first of three meetings with young people and the Cardinal on Vocation ahead of the Synod on Youth took place on Tuesday 15th May at Archbishop’s House. About 50 young people from across the diocese gath...

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    Diocese without Frontiers: On the right side of Montego Bay Diocese

    The year was 1997. My time at the Catholic Missionary Society was drawing to a close, and I took the bold step of asking Cardinal Hume if I could go to Jamaica for a year. He agreed, which surprised me considering he had said he wanted me ‘nearb...

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