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  • Marriage & Family
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Holy Land Pilgrimage 2015Tales from Marriage and Family - The desert

    By Deacon Roger Carr-Jones Marriage and Family Life Coordinator For the past few months, I have been living in a different home while my own home has been restored. Part of living in this different space has meant learning to live in a diffe...

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  • Marriage & Family
    The Art of Forgiveness

    In this time of challenge we are inviting various voices from the diocese to share their pastoral insights. Forgiveness is easy to say, yet difficult to practice. Nurturing forgiveness in married life, helps to heal wounds and rekindle love. Ou...

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    Cardinal: Obligation to Easter Duties removed this year

    In these extraordinary circumstances of the Covid-19 (coronavirus) pandemic when we are unable to gather together to celebrate the great feasts of Holy Week and Easter, Cardinal Vincent explains, in this video, that the obligation to our Easter Du...

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    A reflection on the raising of Lazarus

    On the Fifth Sunday of Lent, we are gathering at home. Our churches are locked. We are isolating ourselves because of the coronavirus pandemic. We are gathering together as families or alone. We are longing to be at Mass with others, yearning to b...

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    Fr Bryan Jones RIP

    It is with sadness that we announce the news of the death, yesterday evening 28th March, of Fr Bryan Jones.  Fr Bryan died peacefully at the Royal London Hospital following admission earlier this month.  While in hospital he received the Sacrame...

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    Additional updates during coronavirus pandemic

    The following additional guidance for clergy was published on 26 on behalf of the Bishops’ Conference of England and Wales In the absence of their regular routines, priests should devote themselves to the daily celebration of Mass, prayer, read...

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    Re-dedication of England as Mary's Dowry

    On Sunday, 29th March we are invited to take part in the Re-dedication of England as Mary's Dowry and to make a personal Act of Dedication. Let us unite in prayer and join Cardinal Vincent at 12 noon.

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    Bishop John shares Lenten reflections

      During the forty days of Lent we go into the desert with Jesus to discover anew the love of God, confront our temptations and allow the angels to minister to us (Mk 1:13). We turn again to Christ who calls us, ‘Repent and believe in the Go...

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    Watch: Stations of the Cross from White City

    A Stations of the Cross Reflection a t this time of the Coronavirus P andemic Our Lady of Fatima church, White City, London In the name of the Father, the Son and the Holy Spirit. Amen   Lord Jesus, during this time of severe test and tr...

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    Cardinal's video message on closing churches - BSL version

    On Tuesday 24th March, Cardinal Vincent issued a video message to all the faithful to explain why our churches are closing for the time-being, in response from the government's request to stay at home. The following is a BSL version:

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