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Holy Family Group in Welwyn Garden City raises money through Connect2

A big thank you to parishioners in Welwyn Garden City, who have raised an incredible £1020 towards our work in Sebeya, Ethiopia. The money will go towards supporting CAFOD’s partner Adigrat Diocese Catholic Secretariat (ADCS) who are working with the community in Sebeya on land irrigation, building and repairing water pumps and providing business skills training, among other projects. 162 more words


Thank you to Our Lady of Dolours Hendon!

Our Lady of Dolours parish in Hendon organised a parish activity day on Sunday 11 October so that the community could find out all about the wonderful things going on in the parish. 150 more words


Laudato Si’ Study Day inspires parishioners to Live Simply

On Saturday 17 October, over 70 people from many parishes across the Diocese of Westminster attended an Annual Study Day organised by Westminster Justice and Peace. 390 more words


Congratulations to Holy Apostles Pimlico on becoming a LiveSimply parish!

Congratulations to the parishioners of Holy Apostles Pimlico who have succeeded in becoming the fourth livesimply parish in the Westminster diocese!

The award was attained earlier this year, and on 20 September, Baroness Shirley Williams presented the… 320 more words


“God saw all that he had made and it was very good” (Genesis 1:31)

Following the publication on the 25th of May this year of Pope Francis’ encyclical “Laudato Si”, parishes across the Westminster Diocese are preparing to study this inspiring document.  347 more words

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Harvest Fast Day Friday 2nd October 2015

Today Friday 2nd October is Harvest Fast Day. Thank you to all who are promoting CAFOD’s work in Parishes and Schools this Autumn.

In preparation for this year’s Harvest Fast Day, Geoff O’ Donoghue, Director of CAFOD’s  International Division, gave a very stimulating and informative talk to CAFOD supporters and volunteers. 526 more words

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“Like a dry weary land without water” – Volunteer Sr Carmel Ring reflects on Harvest Fast Day

With Harvest Fast Day activities and preparation starting this weekend, Sister Carmel, a religious Sister of Marie Auxiliatrice from the Parish of Our Lady of Muswell in North London, reflects on how God calls us to not only empathise with our brothers and sisters living in poverty, but to put that care into action. 554 more words

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