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Holy Father's Prayer Intentions - November

Universal: In the Service of Peace That the language of love and dialogue may always prevail over the language of conflict.

Saturday
Nov172018

Christmas Concert: Bamber Bridge

The Brownedge Festival’s annual Christmas Concert (with the Lidun Singers of Lytham) will take place at 7.30pm on Wednesday 12 December at St Mary’s Church, Brownedge, Bamber Bridge. Admission £5 to include refreshments.

 

Friday
Nov162018

Love needs to be organised

Monday 10th December 7.30pm

Preston Citizens UK announces a presentation by John Battle (Former MP) at Tabor, Xaverian Mission Spirituality Centre, 169 Sharoe Green Lane, Preston PR2 8HE.

Introduction from Bishop Paul Swarbrick.

Register your interest to attend

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Monday
Oct012018

Ad Limina - Final Statement from Rome

As we end our visit, 'ad limina Apostolorum', we offer these reflections on our days together in Rome. On Friday 28 September, we were immensely privileged to share conversation with Pope Francis for over two hours. It was a most remarkable and intimate experience.

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Thursday
Sep272018

VACANCY FOR NURSING HOME MANAGER

Augustinian Sisters, Boarbank Hall, Cumbria.

VACANCY FOR NURSING HOME MANAGER

See www.boarbankhall.org.uk

Tuesday
Sep252018

St Peter's School Lytham: Vacancy

We are seeking to appoint two hard-working and enthusiastic team members for The Ark St Peter’s After School Club. This is a wonderful opportunity for the right candidates to join our staff team and be part of our successful out-of-school provision.   A commitment to the Catholic ethos of our school and experience of working with children within the 3 – 11 year age range is essential. Childcare qualifications (NNEB, Level 3 in Childcare) are desirable but not essential for the right candidate. 

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Monday
Sep172018

No buffer zones outside abortion clinics

Bishop John Sherrington has welcomed the Home Office’s decision to not introduce buffer zones outside abortion clinics in England and Wales.

Home Secretary Sajid Javid said, “Having considered the evidence of the review, I have therefore reached the conclusion that introducing national buffer zones would not be a proportionate response, considering the experiences of the majority of hospitals and clinics, and considering that the majority of activities are more passive in nature.”

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Friday
Sep142018

Public Speaking Competition for Schools

Applications are open now for contestants from Key Stage 3, Key Stage 4 and Post 16, via Catholic

schools in the Diocese of Lancaster, Hexham and Newcastle and Middlesbrough.

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Tuesday
Sep112018

Metanoia

Tuesday
Sep112018

Faith and our Common Home

Lancaster Diocesan Faith & Justice Commission have organised an evening of prayer, reflection and sharing ideas :

Faith and our Common Home - how do we heal the world?  on  Thursday Sept 27th  7.15pm - 8.30pm at St. Bernadette’s Church, Lancaster LA1 4HT. The start of a week of prayer  for creation ending on the Feast of  St. Francis.

Monday
Aug202018

Saturday Morning Early

Saturday Morning Early: Catching God in the Act of Creation 

 

A book by Rev Val Farrell available from him direct. Please send £15 to cover the book post and packing to Rev V Farrell, St Winifride's House, Low Moor Road, Bispham, Blackpool FY2 0PA

Monday
Aug202018

Eucharistic Procession : Sunday 9 September

To coincide with the closing ceromonies for the Eucharistic Congress in Liverpool on Sunday 9 September there will be a Eucharistic procession, devotions and Benediction at St Joseph's Church , Ansdell FY8 4EP at 2pm. The Homily will be given by Canon Luiz Ruscillo. 

Everyone is welcome and there will be refreshments available in the church hall afterwards.

Tuesday
Jul242018

Job Advertisement 

 NW Administrative Officer Aid to the Church in Need are currently looking to recruit an Administrative Officer to work part-time in their Lancaster office. The role is office based: 20 hours a week, over 5 days. For further details, or to apply visit: www.acnuk.org/about/jobs-and-volunteering

Friday
Jul132018

cor et lumem

Wednesday
Jun202018

CTS celebrate 150 years

To mark 150 years of publishing, the CTS were delighted to celebrate with archbishops, bishops, priests and the wider CTS family of donors, volunteers, CTS parish representatives and authors from around the world.

In his homily Cardinal Nichols congratulated CTS, as Publishers to the Holy See since 1964, for playing a pivotal role in communicating the teaching of the Magisterium. He also praised CTS founder Cardinal Vaughan, for two of his great gifts to the Church, the founding of CTS in 1868 and the building of Westminster Cathedral

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Wednesday
Jun202018

Relic of Pope St. Clement I goes on display in Westminster Cathedral

The relic of first century Pope St. Clement I discovered in a waste disposal warehouse in East London was returned to the Catholic Church yesterday.  It will go on display in the Treasures of Westminster Cathedral exhibition.

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