Cardinal Nichols visits Erbil in Iraqi Kurdistan

Cardinal Vincent Nichols visited the capital of Kurdistan on a two-day visit to Iraq from 12-13 April 2015. Erbil sits alongside two major conflicts - war in Syria between rebel groups and President Al-Assad's regime, and the advance of ISIS militia into Iraq. The Cardinal, with one of his Westminster auxiliaries, Bishop Nicholas Hudson, visited refugees in six facilities around the city and celebrated Mass with the local Chaldean community. Read more


Iraq Homily

Cardinal Vincent Nichols has praised the Catholic community in Erbil, Iraq, for the 'admirable and effective' welcome given to thousands of people displaced...Read more


Cremisan Valley

I am delighted that the High Court of Justice in Israel ruled on Maundy Thursday that the extension of the separation wall through the Cremisan valley “viola...Read more


Proclaim 15

In 2015 a significant evangelisation initiative called Proclaim ’15 is being launched to support, inspire and encourage new expressions of parish evangelisat... Read more


General Election 2015

Catholics across England and Wales are asked to engage with the General Election that will take place on Thursday, 7 May 2015. It is up to each person how they vote and voting should seldom, if ever, be based on a single issue. However, “As Catholics we are called to work for a world shaped by the Gospel of Jesus Christ”. We will be uploaded comprehensive Election content here in due course. Read more