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    The Legion of Mary celebrates 90th anniversaryThe Legion of Mary celebrates 90th anniversary

    It was in Hammersmith in 1929 that the Legion of Mary was established for the first time in England. So it was to Hammersmith that Bishop Nicholas Hudson returned on 7 The Legion of Mary had been born just eight years earlier in Dublin and conf...

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    Pope’s prayer intention for January: Peace in the world

    Each new calendar year begins, for the Holy Father and for all Catholic Christians, with a heartfelt plea for peace. Pope Paul VI proposed that January 1st, the Solemnity of Mary, the mother of God, be dedicated to the cause of universal peace, an...

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    Cardinal: 'Called to be a Sacrament of the World'

    In his homily on Christmas Eve, Cardinal Vincent welcomed those attending Midnight Mass at Westminster Cathedral to the 'great gathering of people,' saying 'it is good to know that we belong' and that 'gathered from all over the world, we have the...

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    Cardinal's Christmas reflection: 'Destined for eternal glory'

    Advent and Christmas fill my mind with so many words and images. I think of the shepherd fields of Bethlehem, dusty and rocky, in the shadow of the prosperous and well-supplied Israeli settlements. I think of millions of children born into s...

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    Bakhita House Christmas message: ‘Christmas is a time to celebrate new beginnings’

    Christmas time has many different meanings. But most of us know that Christmas is connected to a birth! Caritas Bakhita House is about new beginnings too. Freedom from exploitation brings many hurdles to overcome. It is a new journey which i...

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    Cardinal celebrates 50 years of priesthood

    On Saturday 21 December, 2019, Cardinal Vincent celebrated his Golden Jubilee with a thanksgiving Mass for 50 years of priestly ministry. 

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    Fr Bernard James Crowe RIP

    With sadness we announce the death of Fr Bernard James Crowe.  He died peacefully at Nazareth House, East Finchley where he had been living since April. Born in October 1930 and ordained to the priesthood in March 1955 as a Redemptorist, Fr Be...

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    Cardinal reflects on 50 years of priesthood

    Ahead of his Golden Jubilee on Saturday 21

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    The Church which goes forth

    ‘The Church which goes forth.’ It was an inspired name for the international meeting convened in Rome, the last weekend of November 2019, to deepen our perspective on the Pope’s remarkable encyclical ‘The best speaker of them all,’ I ...

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    ‘Operation Christmas Elf’ brings Christmas gifts to prisoners’ children

    Every year, there are 200,000 children across the UK who experience the distress and heartache of losing someone they love due to imprisonment. These children will deal with shame, embarrassment, stigma and loneliness. They often live in household...

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