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    Tom Smart Photography Cardinal Vincent: SEIDs gives ‘refreshing vision’ on work

    Cardinal Vincent has officially launched SEIDs Social enterprise at the SEIDs hub in Wembley, saying that the heart of business should always be about people, not wealth. He echoed the words of Pope Francis, saying that things can be seen most ...

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    Cardinal welcomes inquiry into Christian persecution

    Cardinal Vincent welcomed the launch of the independent inquiry into Christian persecution around the world, ordered by the government, at a meeting today in London with the Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt and the Bishop of Truro Rt Rev Philip Mount...

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    Cardinal prays for victims of Jolo Cathedral attacks

    Following the bomb blasts targeting the Cathedral of Our Lady of Mount Carmel in Jolo, Phlippines on Sunday 27th January, Cardinal Vincent has written to the Apostolic Administrator of Jolo, the Filipino Ambassador, and to Chaplain of the Filipino...

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    Small Communities for Mission

    by Deacon Adrian Cullen Evangelisation Coordinator For this coming Lent, the Agency for Evangelisation is pleased to offer to small communities and parish faith-sharing groups a new resource written by Monsignor Keith Barltrop of Bayswater Pari...

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    Diocese without Frontiers: Life at the Apostolic Nunciature

    In this occasional series of articles from our diocesan priests who serve in other roles outside the diocese, Mgr Vincent Brady provides a look at the Apostolic Nunciature. I have been assigned to the Apostolic Nunciature, which is the Vatican...

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    World Youth Day, Panama: Final Day

    We’ve had a deeply moving climax to this World Youth Day with the Saturday night vigil and the Sunday morning Mass. Some 600,000 pilgrims flooded into the St John Paul the II field. It was a sea of flags. In his discourse on life, the Holy Fathe...

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    Inside the Hospice: Destination Heaven

    by Fr Peter Michael Scott When you wear the ring of confidence (the clerical collar) you are instantly recognised as a walking catechism. This goes for hospice ministry as well as parish, hospital, school or prison. The wonderful and challengin...

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    World Youth Day Panama: Day 4

    Friday of World Youth Day is more traditionally a penitential day, so we gathered in our catechesis groups for Reconciliation. Bishop William Kenney of Birmingham told pilgrims that they need to remember that conversion can often be a life-long jo...

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    World Youth Day Panama: Day 3

    ‘Don’t try to be other than what you are’ was the message we took from St Francis de Sales in our morning catechesis. We were gathered with a marvelous group of pilgrims from as far afield as Iceland in one direction to the Philippines in an...

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    Fr Adrian Walker RIP

    Fr Adrian died peacefully at Frimley Park Hospital, Camberley on 24th January, having been admitted the previous day.  Fr Adrian was born in August 1931 and ordained to the priesthood in June 1960. He retired from full time ministry in 2004 an...

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