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    At The Stroke of MidnightAt The Stroke of Midnight

    We all become like children on Christmas Eve. Despite the pressures and expectations, it is hard not to revert to a state of excited anticipation. Rather like Holy Saturday, the day is completely orientated to the one that follows: a time of last ...

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    St Gregory’s pupil wins Mayor of London's Christmas Card competition

    Over 1,000 school pupils from across London entered this year’s competition to design the Mayor of London’s Christmas card. The winning design, printed onto the Mayor’s Christmas card, is sent to dignitaries across the world, including the Q...

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    St Joseph's unveils a new stained glass window

    The parents and children of St Joseph’s Roman Catholic Primary school in Willesden have had more cause to celebrate this week. Further to moving into the school building three years after the fire in September 2015, then recently receiving th...

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    Faith in action at Newman Catholic College

    Newman Catholic College and The US Charitable Trust raised £2000 in the last few days of term to buy presents for the most vulnerable families in our community. Each family received a package of food, toiletries and vouchers. The items were purc...

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    Fr Robert Barry RIP

    Fr Bob Barry died peacefully on Saturday 15 December, at Northwick Park Hospital with members of his family at his bedside. Fr Bob was visited by Bishop John Sherrington shortly before he died.  Fr Bob was born in January 1945 and Ordained to ...

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    EU Settlement Scheme

    Bishop Paul McAleenan has issued a statement on behalf of the Bishops of England and Wales about the government’s forthcoming Settlement Scheme for EU citizens living in the UK. Any EU citizen wishing to remain in the UK after Brexit (with the e...

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  • Marriage & Family
    Grow through Advent as a family

    Advent is a time of joy and expectation. Those two words are reminders of what should always be at the core of our marriages and family life: joy in simply being together and in realising the expectation that, as we grow together as a couple and a...

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    A visit of Christian solidarity to Iraq

    The whole trip was a mixture of inspiration, shock and surprise. To be actually in the place which we hear so much about and to witness the extent of the destruction, not only of entire villages but of cemeteries and churches riddled with bullet h...

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    Redemption in the form of a knife bin

    On 28 Parishioners read out the names of those who have died and lit candles to remember them. This event also marked the installation of a new weapons disposal bin in the parish grounds, allowing those who no longer wish to carry knives to dispo...

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    Putting love into practice

    World Day of the Poor and Mitzvah Day fall on the same Sunday, and to mark the occasion Caritas Westminster and the organisers of Mitzvah Day engaged six schools in North London in a social action project. The schools, three Jewish (Noam Primary, ...

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