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  • Main News
    Fr Denis Patrick Watters RIPFr Denis Patrick Watters RIP

    Born in March 1947 and Ordained in May 1972, Fr Denis was a priest of the Diocese of Westminster for 47 years. Condolences are extended to Fr Denis’ sister Kate and to other family members and friends. Information about funeral arrangeme.....

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  • Archbishop
    Cardinal to celebrate Annual Mass for Marriage

    On Saturday 8 Each couple in their different ways is a quiet and unassuming expression, a living homily, to their families, friends and society of the ‘Good News’ of marriage. This Good News is newsworthy as their commitment in marriage is mu...

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  • Archbishop
    Cardinal welcomes new Catholics

    Cardinal Vincent welcomed new Catholics who were received into the Church at Easter in parishes throughout the diocese at the Vigil Mass of the Seventh Sunday of Easter, 1 Addressing his homily to them, he said: 'As we come towards the end of t...

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    Cardinal Nichols reflects on the Ascension of Our Lord

    The beginning of the Acts of the Apostles is the launch pad of the mission of the Church. In those opening verses we have the account of the Ascension of the Lord into heaven and his mandate and promise to those who know themselves to be his disci...

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    Cardinal calls for protection of religious diversity in Iraq

    In a statement released on 30th May, Cardinal Vincent Nichols said: ‘The need to reconstruct towns and villages [in Iraq’s Nineveh Plains] destroyed by Daesh (Isis) and rebuild trust in that region is pressing.’ Highlighting how the presenc...

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  • Vocations
    Ministry of Reader at Allen Hall Seminary

    On Saturday 16 The Ministry of Reader is summarised in Saint Pope Paul VI’s ‘Aware of the office he has undertaken, the reader is to make every effort and employ suitable means to acquire that increasingly warm and living love and knowle...

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    Gender Pay Gap Report 2018

    The Diocese of Westminster is fully committed to publishing gender pay gap statistics. There is a delay in publishing the 2018 report on our website as a result of issues with the data from our payroll system. We have been working closely with ...

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  • Marriage & Family
    2021 Rome: Theme for the World Meeting of Families Announced

    The Dicastery for Laity, Family and Life releases the theme for the 2021 World Meeting of Families, which will be held in Rome. A statement released by the Dicastery for Laity, Family and Life explains that, as the event will be taking place on...

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  • Marriage & Family
    Restored Lives: Divorce Recovery Course Training

    This summer  FAMILIAS, the Association for Catholic Diocesan Marriage & Family Life Ministry in England & Wales, will be hosting three regional ‘ Restored Lives’ divorce recovery training workshops for parish teams across England and Wale...

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  • Marriage & Family
    "Where Two Are Gathered" An Audio Retreat for UK Marriage Week 2019

    Welcome to 'Where Two Are Gathered", a 7 day audio retreat for couples made in collaboration with the Diocese of Westminster in celebration of Marriage Week 2019 (13th - 19th May). PRAY-AS-YOU-GO REREAT FOR MARRIAGE WEEK One session will be ...

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