Mission

Home Mission Sunday 2014

Home Mission Sunday is the day in the Church's calendar when the Catholic community in England and Wales is invited to pray for, celebrate and support the work of evangelisation in England and Wales. The theme of this year’s Sunday is ‘Crossing the Threshold: Ministry and Outreach to Non-Churchgoing (lapsed) Catholics’. It has has been chosen in response to requests from all tiers of the Catholic community in England and Wales for this to be a significant focus of the work of evangelisation. Read more

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Family Synod

Family life will be the focus of an extraordinary general session of the Synod of Bishops that will meet at the Vatican between 5-19 October 2014. In this se... Read more

Prayer

Pray for Iraq

Since Islamic State (IS) militants, formerly known as ISIS, captured Qaraqosh in Nineveh - once the biggest Christian town in Iraq - tens of thousands have f... Read more

service

Little Way Week

Little Way Week is an initiative of the Catholic Bishops' Conference of England and Wales promoting seven days of prayer and service in the footsteps of St T... Read more

Apostolic Journey

Pope in S. Korea

Pope Francis arrives in Seoul, the capital of South Korea, on Thursday, 14 August 2014. The Holy Father is in South Korea during the Sixth Asian Youth Day he... Read more

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Racial Justice Sunday

On Sunday 14 September, the Catholic Church in England and Wales celebrates Racial Justice Sunday. It is a day on which all Christians are called to earnestl... Read more

Event

Understanding Islam

This four-day course is held at Campion Hall, the Jesuit community in Oxford, and aims to help Catholics understand how the worldviews of the Muslims they li...Read more