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 fled towards the Kurdistan Region. Minorities and many others are suffering - notably the Yazidi communities driven onto the Sinjar Mountains, west of the city of Mosul. Read more


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


Home Mission Sunday

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

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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


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

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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Holy Land Christians

All eyes are on the Holy Land as Pope Francis prepares to make an historic pilgrimage from 24-26 May 2014. Cardinal Vincent Nichols, Archbishop of Westminste... Read more