Catholic Bible Sunday 2014

Catholic Bible Sunday is celebrated in 2014 on 7 December - the Second Sunday of Advent. It presents an opportunity to hear afresh and be renewed in our attentiveness to God's word through reading and reflecting on the Scriptures in our parishes and homes. Read more

Young People

Youth Sunday 2014

On the feast of Christ the King - this year on Sunday 23 November - the Catholic Church in England and Wales makes young people our particular focus as a sig... Read more

Episcopal Ordination

Bishop of Leeds

The Rt Rev Marcus Stock was ordained Tenth Bishop of Leeds on Thursday, 13 November 2014, 12pm, in the city's St Anne's Cathedral. He succeeds Archbishop Art... Read more

family synod

Family Synod

Family life, marriage and the sacraments made up the focus of an extraordinary general session of the Synod of Bishops that met at the Vatican from 5-19 Octo... Read more


Evangelisation Symposium

On Wednesday, 5 November 2014 delegates from across England and Wales gathered in Westminster for a one-day Symposium about ministry and outreach to non-chur...Read more


Iraq and Syria

Back in August 2014, Islamic State (IS) militants, also known as ISIS or ISIL, captured Qaraqosh in Nineveh - once the biggest Christian town in Iraq. Tens o... Read more


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