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15/05/2018 12:57 pm

Archbishop - Christians, Muslims and Jews need to articulate fundamental human values together

Archbishop Kevin McDonald, Chair of two Bishops' Conference committees - 'Other Faiths' and 'Catholic/Jewish Relations', has spoken at an interreligous dialogue forum at the Oxford Centre for Islamic Studies, 11 May. 

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15/05/2018 12:00 pm

Statement from Bishop Declan Lang and Bishop Christopher Chessun on recent violence in Gaza

Bishop Declan Lang, chair of the Holy Land Coordination and Bishop Christopher Chessun, Bishop of Southwark, said today: "The terrible loss of life in Gaza caused by the Israeli army's use of live fire against civilians is to be condemned unequivocally."

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16/05/2018 11:41 am

Cardinal asks for prayers for people of Gaza and offers support to the territory's small Catholic community

Cardinal Nichols, President of the Catholic Bishops’ Conference of England and Wales, has visited the Catholic parish in Gaza and is keen that they should not be forgotten at this desperate time. 

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17/05/2018 3:21 pm

UK's first Independent Anti-Slavery Commissioner resigns - Cardinal Nichols praises Kevin Hyland

Cardinal Nichols, president of the Santa Marta Group - an international alliance of the Catholic Church and law enforcement officials, set up at the behest of Pope Francis - thanked Kevin Hyland for his dedication and leadership following his resignation as the UK's Independent Anti-Slavery Commissioner.

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22/05/2018 12:11 pm

Cardinal tells married couples that patience and holiness should be the foundation of relationships

At the annual Mass in thanksgiving for the Sacrament of Matrimony at Westminster Cathedral on 19 May 2018, Cardinal Vincent told couples present that "this holiness to which the Lord calls you will grow through small gestures". 

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22/05/2018 6:08 pm

Prioritise the eradication of human trafficking, Cardinal tells business leaders in New York

Cardinal Vincent Nichols, President of both the Bishops' Conference and Santa Marta Group, has addressed business leaders at an anti-trafficking meeting in New York today, 22 May 2018. 

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23/05/2018 5:36 pm

Building trust to fight human trafficking

Trust is the key component in fighting human trafficking was the central message from Cardinal Nichols to delegates at a United Nations conference this week. 

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24/05/2018 12:00 pm

Appointment of Fr Michael Fava QHC as Deputy Chaplain-General of the Army

On 18 May 2018 the Military Secretariat announced the appointment of Fr Michael Fava QHC, priest of the Diocese of Portsmouth, to be the next Deputy Chaplain-General to Her Majesty’s Land Forces Army from November 2018. The role, in direct support of the Chaplain-General, is effectively that of Head of Army Chaplaincy Personnel, in the rank of Brigadier (or ‘one star’). This selection is the first time that a Catholic Chaplain has reached such an appointment in any of the three Services.

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25/05/2018 10:30 am

Safeguarding Annual Report

The National Catholic Safeguarding Commission has today, 25 May 2018, published its Annual Report for 2017. 

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29/05/2018 11:56 am

Cardinal Nichols’ statement on the Irish Referendum

Cardinal Nichols' statement on the referendum held on Friday in the Republic of Ireland that resulted in the decision to repeal the Eighth Amendment to its constitution, which grants an equal right to life to the mother and unborn. 

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