Lent is a season in the Church's calendar when we're invited, for forty days, to find time for prayer and fasting. It's an opportunity for spiritual growth as we prepare to commemorate the suffering and death of Jesus Christ and the celebration of his resurrection at Easter. These six weeks mirror the amount of time that Jesus spent in the desert to fast and pray. Read more

violence and conflict

Fasting and Prayer for Peace

On Friday, 23 February 2018, as we journey through this prayerful Season of Lent, the Holy Father, Pope Francis who is deeply concerned for the victims of wa... Read more


Santa Marta Conference

This year’s Santa Marta conference focused on regional realities with tailored solutions to human trafficking in each continent. With input from every contin... Read more


Bakhita Day

The Catholic Church in England and Wales observes the Feast of St Josephine Bakhita - 8 February - as a Day of Prayer for Victims of Trafficking and those wh... Read more

Racial Justice

Racial Justice Sunday

On Sunday 28 January, the Catholic Church in England and Wales celebrates Racial Justice Sunday. It's a day on which all Christians are called to earnestly p... Read more


Safeguard Catholic Education

Are you a Catholic who wants to send your child to a Catholic school? Do you support the right of Catholic parents/guardians to choose a Catholic education f... Read more


The Art of Dying Well

The Art of Dying Well is a new website that offers a helping hand to those grappling with issues around death and dying. Based in the Catholic tradition but... Read more