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    Celebrating Young People Awards 2019Celebrating Young People Awards 2019

    A young volunteer ship visitor and a group of urban gardeners were just two of the incredible winners at this year’s Celebrating Young People Awards which have been announced at a glittering ceremony in Central London on 3rd July. The awards ...

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    St Augustine's Priory pupils lobby for climate change

    Pupils and staff from St Augustine’s Priory, independent school for girls in Ealing, West London, have taken their call for climate and environmental action to the heart of Government. Along with thousands of other supporters, they converged ...

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    St Gregory’s pupil wins 'Speak Out!' Challenge

    Princilla Agyemang, age 15, from St Gregory’s Catholic Science College in Kenton, Harrow, beat 20,507 pupils from across London and Essex to win the Grand Final of the Jack Petchey “Speak Out!” Challenge on July 1 Princilla impressed a la...

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    Pope's Prayer Intention for August

    What a fine celebration we had, of the 175th anniversary of the founding of our Network, in Rome! On the Solemnity of the Sacred Heart of Jesus, several thousand delegates, national and regional directors and friends from every continent gathered ...

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    Fr Thomas John Quinn RIP

    It is with sadness that we announce the death, peacefully in his sleep during the night of 1 Born in March 1943 and ordained to the priesthood in May 1975, Fr Tom retired from full time parish ministry to live at Nazareth House, East Finchley l...

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    Two priests ordained for Westminster

    On Saturday 27 The candidates were presented by both Canon Roger Taylor, Rector of Allen Hall, where Rev Julian studied, and Mgr Philip Whitmore, Rector of the Venerable English College, where Rev Benjamin studied. The Cardinal said in his homil...

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    Lourdes 2019: Day 5

    It is always amazing how quickly our annual pilgrimage to Lourdes comes to a close. One moment we were celebrating Mass at the Grotto this morning and, seemingly, the next we were lighting our diocesan candle as our farewell to this place of mirac...

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    Lourdes 2019: Day 4

    Today persecuted Christians and the martyrs of the Church took the central place in our prayers, especially during the International Mass which we celebrate as one family with fellow pilgrims from every part of the world. In his message today, Car...

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    Cardinal prays for persecuted Christians

    Presiding at the International Mass in Lourdes on 24 homily.   He invited the congregation, consisting of pilgrims from all over the world, ‘to pray especially for Christians who are persecuted for their faith, in so many parts of the world’...

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    Lourdes 2019: Day 3

    Blessed are the poor in spirit. That's the theme in Lourdes this year and it was very much our theme on the third day of the pilgrimage. The sunrise over the Basilica of the Immaculate Conception this morning heralded another beautiful day, but...

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