Diocese News

These are a few of the most recent items of news from the diocese:

 

  • Bishop welcomes UK government's apology to Windrush generation
    Bishop Paul McAleenan, Chair of the Office for Migration Policy, has welcomed the UK government's apology for challenging the residency status of undocumented members of the Windrush generation - people who came to the UK from the West Indies in t...
  • Inside the Hospice: Touch
    If you had ever met my mother she would have hugged you, and in such a way that you would possibly have needed an appointment with an osteopath afterwards. Whenever my brother and I said goodbye to her, she would grab hold of us and prevent us fro...
  • Cardinal Vincent washes feet of Chelsea Pensioners during Mass of the Lord's Supper
    At the Mass of the Lord’s Supper, commemorating the institution of the Eucharist, on Maundy Thursday, 29 March 2018, in Westminster Cathedral, Cardinal Vincent washed the feet of 12 Chelsea Pensioners, recalling the Lord’s washing of his dis...
  • Cardinal Vincent Leads Prayers and Reflections on Good Friday
    On Friday 30 At 12 noon, Cardinal Nichols joined Christians of different denominations in the Walk of Witness which began at Methodist Central Hall. The procession, led by a man carrying a cross symbolising Christ’s journey to Calvary, made i...
  • Cardinal Nichols reflects on the renewing light of Christ at Easter Vigil
    At the Easter Vigil celebrated on 31   The story of God’s unending love in, ‘the goodness and beauty of creation, all that God ‘found to be very good’ … begins… just as our story with our first coming into being in our mother’s w...
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