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  • Main News
    Bishop John Sherrington urges Catholics to contact MPs to save unborn livesBishop John Sherrington urges Catholics to contact MPs to save unborn lives

    'Early next week Parliament will consider the Northern Ireland (Executive Formation) Bill, and we are expecting amendments to legalise abortion in Northern Ireland. 'This is the most serious threat to the life of the unborn child in modern times....

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    Merger of Parishes of Chiswick and Gunnersbury

    DECREE CONCERNING THE MERGER OF THE PARISHES OF OUR LADY OF GRACE & ST EDWARD (CHISWICK) AND ST DUNSTAN (GUNNERSBURY)   Following consultation with the Council of Priests in accordance with Canon 515 §2, and conscious of the views expressed by t...

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    Missionaries of Sacred Heart bid farewell to St Albans

    On Pentecost Sunday, Fr Carl Tranter MSC, Provincial of the Missionaries of the Sacred Heart, visited St Alban and  St Stephen to announce the sad news that the Order would be withdrawing from the parish, following the retirement or death of a nu...

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  • Archbishop
    Remembering Cardinal Hume

    On Monday 17 Sharing many memories of the Cardinal Hume, Cardinal Vincent said in his homily: ‘What I cherish most about Cardinal Hume is his stature as a man and teacher of prayer. He knew, I know, you know, that only prayer can answer the a...

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  • Vocations
    Celebration of Priesthood

    On the Solemnity of the Sacred Heart of Jesus, the day of universal prayer for priests, which this year occurred on 28 Welcoming the hundreds of priests who attend the Mass, Cardinal Vincent said: ‘Today is about you, my brother priests, about ...

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  • Vocations
    Entering into an engagement with the Lord

    by Matteo Di Giuseppi I consider becoming a candidate for Holy orders a real gift from God and also a sign of his faithfulness towards me. It is also recognition from mother Church of the genuineness of God’s calling in my life. I have, there...

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  • Vocations
    Looking forward in hope and anticipation

    Becoming a candidate for Holy Orders has sharpened my focus on Christ and has granted me both encouragement and reassurance that I am where God wants me to be. I have certainly matured both spiritually and humanly since I started my formation to ...

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  • Vocations
    St John Southworth

    St John Southworth (c.1592-1654), Patron of Clergy in the Diocese of Westminster

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  • Vocations
    Diaconate Ordinations

    Three men ordained to the diaconate, for the Diocese of Westminster, by Bishop John Wilson

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  • Main News
    Bishop John Sherrington welcomes Appeal Court decision to overturn abortion ruling

    Following the Court of Appeal judgment on 24th June, overturning the Court of Protection's ruling forcing a young woman to have an abortion against her will, Bishop John Sherrington, the bishop who takes the lead on life issues for the Catholic B...

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