Lumen Fidei

The Holy Father Pope Francis’ first encyclical letter has been released. Lumen Fidei, or 'Light of Faith', was unveiled at the Vatican Press Office on Friday... Read more

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The Bishops' Middle East North Africa (MENA) consultant, Dr Harry Hagopian, recently published an in-depth article on the situation in Egypt. Read more

Home Mission Sunday

HMS 2013

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 wo... Read more


Prayer for Syria

Pope Francis has called for a day of fasting and prayer for peace in Syria, in the entire Middle East region, and throughout the whole world to be held on Sa... Read more

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Racial Justice Sunday

On Racial Justice Sunday 2013, churches, schools, groups and individuals are invited to mark the day by mobilising together in prayer, work and action to rai... Read more


Day for Life

Day for Life is the day in the Church’s year dedicated to celebrating and upholding the dignity of human life. The Church teaches that life should be protect... Read more



Dr Harry Hagopian, international lawyer and the Bishops' consultant on the Middle East North Africa (MENA) region contributed a video talk to a Justice and P... Read more

Benedict XVI in UK

Papal Visit

Three years ago, Benedict XVI, our Pope Emeritus, visited England and Scotland on a four-day Papal visit from 16-19 September 2010. On our official UK Papal... Read more