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06/06/2014 2:57 pm

World Communications Day 2014 Lecture: Mgr Paul Tighe

Monsignor Paul Tighe, Secretary of the Pontifical Council for Social Communications, gave this year's World Communications Day lecture at Heythrop College in London on 5 June 2014. Mgr Tighe's lecture provided an engaging and thorough analysis of 'The Church in a Digital World'.

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06/06/2014 11:36 am

A Lesson in Good Communication from St Boniface

Fr Stephen Wang, Senior University Chaplain for the Diocese of Westminster, held up St Boniface as an exemplary communicator in his homily for a special Mass at Heythrop College, University of London, to mark the recently celebrated World Communications Day.

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04/06/2014 1:00 pm

Rt Rev Nicholas Hudson Ordained Auxiliary Bishop of Westminster

The Right Reverend Nicholas Gilbert Erskine Hudson was ordained Auxiliary Bishop of Westminster today, 4 June 2014, at the Metropolitan Cathedral of the Most Precious Blood, Westminster. He has been assigned the titular see of St Germans. 

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28/05/2014 4:00 pm

A fond farewell to Bishop Brain and two new Bishops join CSAN Trustees

CSAN are bidding the Right Reverend Bishop Terence Brain a very fond farewell as he steps down from his role as Chair of Trustees for Caritas Social Action Network (CSAN).

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23/05/2014 4:12 pm

Civil Partnership Review (England and Wales): A Consultation

Here you will find the response from the Catholic Bishops' Conference for England and Wales, Department for Christian Responsibility and Citizenship to the "Civil Partnership Review (England and Wales): A Consultation". 

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23/05/2014 12:00 pm

CSAN respond to Draft Child Poverty Strategy

CSAN (Caritas Social Action Network), the social action arm of the Catholic Church, today submitted their response to the Draft Child Poverty Strategy 2014-17 consultation.

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20/05/2014 10:35 am

Catholics and Anglicans hold an hour of prayer to support Pope’s visit to the Holy Land

Catholics and Anglicans will unite in prayer at the very hour that Pope Francis will visit the Christians of Bethlehem on Sunday 25 May between 3pm and 4pm (UK time).

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20/05/2014 11:00 am

Pope Francis appoints new Bishop of Hallam

The Holy Father, Pope Francis, has appointed as the new Bishop of Hallam, the Right Reverend Ralph Heskett CSSR, until now the Bishop of Gibraltar.

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14/05/2014 9:59 am

Archbishop Longley's words of welcome ahead of the Episopal Ordination of Robert Byrne as a new Auxiliary Bishop of Birmingham

"I am delighted to welcome you to St Chad’s Cathedral on this very joyful day in the life of the Archdiocese of Birmingham. An especially warm welcome to His Eminence, Cardinal Vincent, whom we had the great pleasure of greeting here in his old home only six weeks ago, shortly after his return from Rome as Cardinal. Thank you, Your Eminence, for agreeing to preach during this Mass of Ordination." 

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14/05/2014 9:48 am

Apostolic Nuncio brings "thanks and prayers" of Pope Francis to New Auxiliary Bishop of Birmingham

"I am very pleased to be here, representing the Holy Father, Pope Francis, at the Episcopal ordination of your new Auxiliary Bishop. My first words must be of congratulation to you, dear Bishop Robert, as you begin your Episcopal ministry here in Birmingham, working in collaboration, in a new way, with Archbishop Bernard. I bring you the thanks and prayers of our Holy Father, Pope Francis, and my own prayers and support too."

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