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    Karen Anstiss from Bakhita House speaks to Princess EugenieKaren Anstiss from Bakhita House speaks to Princess Eugenie

    Karen Anstiss is the Service Manager at Caritas Bakhita House, a safe house for women who have escaped modern slavery. Bakhita House is owned by the Diocese of Westminster and managed by Caritas Westminster. Karen recently took part in a record...

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    Caritas Westminster joins community groups to feed families in Hitchin

    Caritas Westminster  has  joined  Feed Up Warm Up and   Hitchin  Food Provision Team   to support families in need   during the COVID-19 crisis. Hitchin Food Provision Team is  a collaboration  of   local groups .   In addition to C...

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  • Marriage & Family
    How do we connect to our feelings?

    Written by Deacon Roger Carr-Jones Marriage & Family Life Coordinator   What words would you choose to describe your journey through this pandemic? Words are an important way of articulating what we have experienced and what has touched us. Fi...

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    Corpus Christi: 'Lord's gift of himself'

    As we approach the Solemnity of Corpus Christi during this unusual time of pandemic, the Cardinal has recorded the following message about the meaning of this 'most wonderful feast' which 'takes us right to the heart of God’s gift of himself giv...

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    Speaking the language of love

    During this period of lockdown MFL Westminster have invited different groups to share their insights to help support and nourish marriage and family life. Christian Life Community God so loved the world he gave his only Son! How incredibl...

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    Cardinal: Opening churches for individual prayer is 'big step forward for society'

    A few days before churches re-open for private, individual prayer on 15 In an interview recorded in Westminster Cathedral, the Cardinal said that re-opening churches safely is an important first step as society continues to recover from the COVID...

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    Churches to open for individual prayer from 15 June

    Cardinal Vincent has welcomed the  decision that Catholic churches, that can safely do so, will re-open for individual prayer on 15th June. In his statement, he said: 'I am grateful to the Prime Minister for his decision that our churches may ...

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    Caritas Westminster pledges to feed thousands with supermarket voucher scheme

    In April  2020,   Caritas Westminster launched  the Caritas Emergency Food Voucher Scheme  as part of  its   response to the  COVID-19  pandemic .  During the first phase of the scheme ,  Caritas Westminster sent   out  £31,000   in ...

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    How to share our lockdown journey?

    Written by Deacon Roger Carr-Jones Marriage & Family Life Co-ordinator   Going on retreat is always beneficial although it can be fraught with unexpected dangers and surprises, as we learn to travel in a new environment.  Without the benef...

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    Bishops stand in solidarity with sisters and brothers in the USA against evil of racism

    'We stand in solidarity with our sisters and brothers in the USA as they challenge the evil of racism and the brutal killing of George Floyd. As the US Bishops made clear: “we cannot turn a blind eye to these atrocities and yet still try to prof...

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