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Pedal Against Poverty | 10th July 2016

After much planning the Pedal Against Poverty event arrived at St John Fisher Catholic Church!

Inspired by the 2015 Pedal Against Poverty event from, CAFOD volunteer Marietta Bourke and her team of 8 set out on Sunday 10th July, on their Pedal Against Poverty cycle ride. 274 more words


Celebrate the 99th Anniversary of Archbishop Romero

This year marks the 99th anniversary of Archbishop Romero, and what better way to celebrate than with a commemorative mass?

On the 13th of August… 307 more words


Jean Slade RIP

CAFOD is sad to report the death of Jean Slade, a CAFOD volunteer who sadly passed away last Tuesday 29th June.

Today we remember CAFOD volunteer Jean Slade as she is welcomed into the arms of our father in heaven. 280 more words


CAFOD and Justice and Peace marks Refugee Week with special Lampedusa Cross service “All are Welcome"

Last Saturday 25th June people came from all corners of the Westminster Diocese for an inspiring prayer vigil to mark refugee week. This year’s theme was “All are Welcome” 381 more words


Audrey Cobham tells us how volunteering has helped her confidence

Audrey Cobham, 52, North London, came to a CAFOD training day earlier this year. Inspired by what Audrey saw and the people she met Audrey eagerly signed up to be a CAFOD volunteer and Parish contact in her church. 62 more words


Canon Tuckwell welcomes a Lampedusa Cross in Westminster Cathedral

Canon Christopher Tuckwell shows solidarity with refugees in Westminster Cathedral. 

Handmade crosses carved by an Italian carpenter from the driftwood of capsized refugee boats are being shared with Catholic communities in Westminster through Catholic charity CAFOD. 291 more words


Lampedusa cross: We are all migrants

Sarah Hagger-Holt works in CAFOD’s campaigns team.

Every migrant or refugee’s journey begins with ‘what if?’s.

What if I never make it? What if I’m turned back? 482 more words