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Made for Mission

Made for Mission

A Presentation from Maria Heath chair of the Catholic Charismatic Movement UK. Vicariate for Evangelisation Catechesis and Youth. Genesis Mission. To watch the presentation click HERE    

WORLD DAY OF MIGRANTS AND REFUGEES 26 SEPTEMBER

WORLD DAY OF MIGRANTS AND REFUGEES 26 SEPTEMBER

The World Day of Migrants and Refugees (WDMR) will be celebrated on Sunday, 26 September. The theme chosen by the Holy Father for WDMR 2021 is Towards an ever wider "we".   Pope Francis has called on us all to welcome, protect, promote and  integrate refugees and...

NATIONALITY AND BORDERS BILL

NATIONALITY AND BORDERS BILL

The Nationality and Borders Bill will result in further hardship for refugees seeking asylum, discriminating against those who have had no choice but to take dangerous “illegal” routes to our shores. It treats people who have been forced to flee their home as a...

We are pleased to announce that the infamous youth Rally will run as usual in Honiton. Parishes are encouraged to bring teams of 6 young people aged 8 – 16. A BBQ will be offered throughout the afternoon along with other snacks and drinks. Challenges include Tug or...

MADE FOR MISSION – Dr Maria Heath

MADE FOR MISSION – Dr Maria Heath

MADE FOR MISSION – Dr Maria Heath   Saturday September 11th 11.30am – 12.30pm via Zoom.   After the great success of Michael Dopp’s talk to our diocese earlier this year, we are delighted to announce that Maria Heath who is Chair- person for the Catholic Charismatic...

Thanks to the Albert Gubay Charitable Foundation

Thanks to the Albert Gubay Charitable Foundation

In January 2021, Caritas Plymouth received a further £40,000 from the Albert Gubay Charitable Foundation for a short-term Crisis Fund to be allocated by the end of June 2021. This followed an earlier grant in 2020. We are incredibly grateful for this generous...

Prisons Week 2021 – Online Event 12 October 5-6.15 pm

Prisons Week 2021 – Online Event 12 October 5-6.15 pm

Journeying from Despair to Hope…  Arundel and Brighton, Clifton and Plymouth Dioceses would like to invite you to online event to explore the challenges facing prisoners and their families and how we can take action in our parishes. Prisoners and their families are...

Walking With the Poor – Event 9th October 10.30-3pm

Walking With the Poor – Event 9th October 10.30-3pm

Caritas Plymouth will be holding an event on Saturday 9th October from 10.30-3pm at St Rita's Centre in Honiton to prepare for World Day of the Poor which takes place in November. All are warmly welcome. The event includes lunch and refreshments. Pope Francis has said...

NATIONAL JUSTICE AND PEACE CONFERENCE – LIFE ON EARTH 2021

NATIONAL JUSTICE AND PEACE CONFERENCE – LIFE ON EARTH 2021

Three people from the Plymouth Diocese attended the national Justice and Peace conference from 23-25 July which had as its theme 'Life on Earth - 2021: Moment of Truth'. The event brought together people from parishes across England and Wales to pray, reflect and plan...

Let us dream – the path to a better future

Let us dream – the path to a better future

 Thanks to our Diocesan Schools Commissioner, Sarah Barreto, for the following reflection on 'Let us Dream' a book written by Pope Francis in collaboration with Austen Ivereigh In Let us Dream, Pope Francis offers a deeply personal and passionate reflection on the...

The God who Speaks in Creation –  Event Report

The God who Speaks in Creation – Event Report

On 17 July, Caritas Plymouth held an event, chaired by Canon John Deeny,  to promote reflection, prayer and discussion about the Diocesan environmental policy. We were delighted to be joined by Bishop Mark O’Toole; Sister Margaret Atkins, a Canoness of St Augustine in...