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Hundreds walk in solidarity as Lampedusa Cross is delivered to Plymouth shores by Royal Navy

Marking the end of the Year of Mercy, hundreds from across the Diocese of Plymouth gathered in Plymouth city centre, travelling from as far away as Wool in Dorset and Truro in Cornwall, to take part in a Walk of Witness in solidarity with refugees. 473 more words


I’m dreaming of a livesimply Christmas...

This year, CAFOD supporter Stephen Garsed is encouraging fellow parishioners at Our Lady and St Edward’s parish in Preston, to think about living simply and loving abundantly this Christmas. 424 more words


Mercy is a profound aspect of God

CAFOD campaigners attended a special day of reflection to explore how to live out Pope Francis’ call to be “witnesses of mercy”. On 19th November a small group from Middlesbrough and Hexham and Newcastle dioceses attended a joint event in York led by CAFOD’s Head of Campaigns, Daniel Hale. 305 more words


Why Campaigning Matters

All are welcome at St Austin’s Church, Stafford on 13 December at 7.30pm to hear from Dan Hale, CAFOD’s Head of Campaigns.

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Paris Climate agreement – what happens now?

Sally Tyldesley, CAFOD’s policy analyst for climate and energy, has just returned from UN climate change negotiations in Marrakech. Here she answers our tricky questions about the Paris climate agreement, what has happened since it was adopted, and what next for climate action. 761 more words


Seven reasons to remain hopeful on climate change

Sarah Hagger-Holt works in CAFOD’s campaigns team. She’s determined not to give up hope that together we can build a better world – here’s her seven reasons why. 381 more words


Step into the Gap: Campaigning in the Year of Mercy

Step into the Gap volunteer Charlotte Bray has spent the last few months raising awareness and taking action to support refugees.

Scripture tells us that whenever we welcome the stranger, we welcome Jesus (Matthew 25). 529 more words