|Pope's Angelus: Appeal for Peace
Pope Francis renewed his calls for peace and goodwill throughout the Earth on Friday, New Year’s Day, the Solemnity of the Mother of God and the World Day of Peace. The Holy Father’s appeal came at the Angelus prayer with pilgrims and visitors gathered in St. Peter’s Square after Mass in St. Peter’s Basilica. “Today we celebrate the World Day of Peace, whose theme is: ‘Overcome Indifference and win Peace’,” said Pope Francis.
A Level Results day Please remember our young people as they await their A-Level results tomorrow, as well as those receiving GCSE results next Thursday.There will be some anxious students around these days waiting for exam results. It’s a tense time with all sorts of decisions to be made...
BBC Radio 4's programme Book of the Week which covers the martyrdom of St Cuthbert Mayne.The book being covered (in abridged form) is: John Cooper - The Queen's Agent: Francis Walsingham at the Court of Elizabeth I, and Cuthbert Mayne's case is covered reasonably sympathetically, albeit tangentially...
THE GOVERNMENT has announced that Plymouth Cathedral was to receive a substantial grant from the First World War Centenary Cathedral Repairs Fund. The Rt Hon Karen Bradley MP, Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport said, “Cathedrals are powerful symbols of Britain’s shared history. Th...
Watch the video of Bishop Mark
The group walked the Calvary Trail and had Mass with Bishop Mark (Plymouth Diocese) at Kalwaria Zebrzydowska.
Courage needed to respond to evil with truth, justice and reconciliationTogether, as faith leaders, our thoughts and prayers are with the victims and all those affected by the murderous assault that took place today at the Church of Saint-Etienne–du-Rouvray in France.We are deeply saddened and shock...