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  • Main News
    St Anne’s Infant playground blessingSt Anne’s Infant playground blessing

    By Victoria Laxton Deputy Head, St Anne’s Catholic Primary School St Anne’s Catholic Primary School welcomed Bishop Nicholas Hudson on Tuesday 5th February. Many of the pupils remembered the Bishop from his previous visit a few years ag...

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  • Vocations
    Julian Davies Diaconate Ordination

    Julian Davies was ordained to the diaconate at the Five Precious Wounds Catholic Church, Stonebridge Park, by Bishop John Sherrington on 26 Addressing Julian in his homily, Bishop John explained: ‘You are called to foster the call to holiness...

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  • Archbishop
    The struggle against human trafficking must focus on the protection of the vulnerable person, says Cardinal

    In the keynote address at the Santa Marta Latin American conference in Buenos Aires, Cardinal Vincent emphasised the centrality of upholding human dignity in the fight against human trafficking.  'Our commitment to the struggle against human t...

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  • Main News
    Mass for Our Lady of Lourdes

    On Saturday 9 Taking place just ahead of the World Day of the Sick, the Sacrament of Anointing of the Sick was done by the celebrants during Mass. To begin the Mass, the statue of Our Lady of Lourdes was processed in with the Oil of the Sick...

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  • Archbishop
    We have to recognise how we are part of the dynamics which lead to the captivity of victims of human trafficking, says Cardinal.

    On the feast day of St Josephine Bakhita, Cardinal Vincent celebrated the Mass opening the Latin American regional conference of the Santa Marta Group in Buenos Aires. In his homily, he reminded those gathered in the Metropolitan Cathedral of Buen...

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  • Marriage & Family
    Thinking (Outside) the Chocolate Box on St Valentine’s Day

    St Valentine's Token Book from the World Meeting of Families 2018.  Following Pope Francis’ calls to celebrate St. Valentine’s Day in a more meaningful way, the World Meeting of Families 2018 iinvited couples to think beyond the traditiona...

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  • Main News
    Merger of Hemel Hempstead Boxmoor and Hemel Hempstead West Parishes

    Following consultation with the Council of Priests in accordance with Canon 515 §2, and conscious of the views expressed by the priests of the local Deanery and the lay faithful of the above named parishes, I, Vincent Cardinal Nichols, Archbishop...

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  • Main News
    Merger of Hemel Hempstead East and Hemel Hempstead North Parishes

    Following consultation with the Council of Priests in accordance with Canon 515 §2, and conscious of the views expressed by the priests of the local Deanery and the lay faithful of the above named parishes, I, Vincent Cardinal Nichols, Archbishop...

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  • Main News
    Saint of the month: St Peter Damian

    St Peter Damian was born to a poor family in Ravenna, Italy in 1007. He lost his parents early in his childhood. An older brother took him into his household but treated him poorly. Seeing Peter’s remarkable piety and intellectual gifts, another...

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  • Main News
    Pope's Prayer Intention for February

    by Fr David Stewart SJ The monthly Intention, that Pope Francis shares with us all through his personal Prayer Network, reflects the challenges that face humanity and the mission of the Church. The Holy Father asks this month that we pray with ...

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